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‘Family comes first’ – Stuart Law on why he left the West Indies

‘Family comes first’ – Stuart Law on why he left the West Indiesby Wisden Staff February 7, 2019 - 3:51pm 5 minute readStuart Law has revealed how he came to the decision to leave his role as coach of the West Indies, with the consideration of spending more time with his family in England playing a significant part in his move to take charge of Mid
press release /]The courage displayed by Windies fast bowler Alzarri Joseph to play on in the second Wisden Trophy Test has been hailed all around the cricket world.The 22-year-old was understandably heartbroken on Saturday morning when he got the news that his mother, Sharon Joseph died earlier in the day. Yet, he decided to carry on in the match
Jason Holder has scored 229 runs and traken seven wickets in the series so farCricket West Indies president Dave Cameron has hit out at the "crippling decision" to ban captain Jason Holder from the third Test against England.Holder has been given a one-match suspension for his side's slow over-rate during their second-Test victory.Cameron says the
Darren Bravo played a watchful innings, to be unbeaten on 33, along with his captain Jason Holder on 19, to see West Indies close at 272 for 6.NORTH SOUND, Antigua  (CMC) – West Indies dispensed with flair and charisma for the virtues of grind and attrition, as they wore down luckless England, to drive home their advantage on a compelling seco
Roston Chase leads his team-mates in a victory lap. With figures of 21.4-2-60-8, Chase was West Indies' unlikely bowling hero on another memorable day. (AFP)BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Off-spinner Roston Chase’s career-best eight-wicket haul propelled a dominant West Indies to their second largest win ever over England, as they crushed the hapless
PYBUS UPBEAT ABOUT WINDIES’ CHANCES AGAINST ENGLANDBRIDGETOWN, Barbados - Newly appointed interim coach of the WINDIES cricket team is confident the squad selected for the test series against England has the skills and motivation to emerge victorious.“We have a clear goal - we are here to win the series,” said Richard Pybus, who believes that despi
 West Indian cricket legend Sir Garfield Sobers watches the first day of the second Test cricket match between Sri Lanka and the West Indies at the P. Sara Oval Cricket Stadium in Colombo on October 22, 2015. AFP PHOTO/ Ishara S. KODIKARA (Photo credit should read Ishara S.KODIKARA/AFP/Getty Images)BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — West Indies were
The Guyana Jaguars have played unbeaten so far in the tournament.… Head coach backs Shiv to boost side’s progressAFTER registering comprehensive victories from their first four rounds in the Regional Four-Day Championship, an upbeat Guyana Jaguars will look to continue their winning momentum when they face the visiting Leeward Islands Hurricanes fr
 Clifford RoachWHEN England takes to the field at Kensington Oval, Barbados on January 23rd, it will be the 16th time that the Windies have hosted their oldest opponents on the famous ground.Bridgetown has been the venue for 33 centuries in matches between the two sides. Greats such as Clive Lloyd, Sir Vivian Richards and Sir Garfield Sobers h
Richard Pybus  Cricket West Indies have been asked to reverse Englishman Richard Pybus’ appointment as head coach.Pybus is currently employed as the West Indies’ high performance director – a position he held from 2013 to 2016, too.He was named interim head coach last week, for a tenure that will start with late January 2019’s series
Cricket Windies have confirmed on Friday that  Shillingford has been suspended from bowling in domestic cricket after an independent assessment revealed that Shillingford’s deliveries exceeded the 15 degrees level of tolerance permitted under playing regulations.The release stated that Shillingford will remain suspended until hi

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For many years the West Indies team ruled the cricket world, playing undefeated in a Test series for over 15 years. Recently the West Indies team has suffered several losses but with the emergence of new high-calibre players the future for the West Indies cricket team looks very good!

West Indians are passionate about their cricket, quick to cheer when the team performs well but also quick to criticize a poor performance. Thousands of West Indians always turn out to watch their team play .... and hopefully win!

Cricket is seen as a unifying force in the West Indies, bringing together players (and supporters) from across the region. This gentleman's game has brought considerable exposure to the islands of the Caribbean, with the West Indian cricketers being remembered not only for their incredible talent and skills but also for their deportment and sense of fair play.

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