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Thu, 11/07/2013 - 10:17

Brian Lara lavished praise on Sachin Tendulkar as he talked to Sky Sports about the icon’s upcoming retirement and the current state of West Indies cricket.

Tendulkar is just about to begin his final series in Test cricket, against the West Indies, and Lara says that he has had the finest career out of any cricketer he knows.

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Thu, 11/07/2013 - 07:43

KOLKATA, India – West Indies players and West Indies cricket came in for high praise from one of the game’s greatest players on Thursday. 

Sunil Gavaskar, the legendary former India opener and captain, said the West Indies always play in the “spirit of the game” and deserve the respect of the world.

This came...

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 07:11

KOLKATA, India – Shane Shillingford says he owes his a great deal of his success to Pakistan spinner Saqlain Mushtaq. The WICB staged a spin bowlers’ clinic in September at the Sagicor High Performance Centre which was conducted by Saqlain.

Shillingford feels he has emerged a better bowler and at the Eden Gardens on Thursday, he destroyed India’s...

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 07:01

KOLKATA, India – After making a top-class Test hundred on debut that pulled India out of trouble into a comfortable position, stylish batsman Rohit Sharma said he shared a special relationship with the iconic Eden Gardens.

“This is where I made my first-class debut for Mumbai, won the IPL final here and this was the place where I got the Mumbai...

Thu, 11/07/2013 - 05:48

KOLKATA, India – Spell-binding bowling from Shane Shillingford was overshadowed by a debut Test hundred from Rohit Sharma and his face-saving, seventh-wicket stand with Ravichandran Ashwin that neutralised a West Indies fight-back and kept India in front in the first Test on Thursday here.

Off-spinner...

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