Winner - Windward Islands

Marlon Samuels played a lone hand with a century as West Indies lost to India by 59 runs in Dharamsala
Marlon Samuels played a lone hand with a century as West Indies lost to India by 59 runs in Dharamsala © BCCI


    'I lacked the penetration to be a consistent Test bowler'

Ian Bradshaw recounts West Indies' heroic chase in the Champions Trophy final, his shortlived Test career, and what it takes to bowl long spells

    A painfully familiar crisis

Tony Cozier: West Indies players are warring with officials again, but this time it's with their own reps, that too just before two major Test tours and the World Cup

    Narine's withdrawal necessary in long run

Tony Cozier: The intense scrutiny of his suspect action in a bigger series could have dented his confidence and value

'He's the rock of West Indies' batting'

Modern Masters: Rahul Dravid and Sanjay Manjrekar on the impact of Shivnarine Chanderpaul's run-scoring

    West Indies' quest for an allrounder continues

Tony Cozier: West Indies' ODI squad for India is surprisingly light on spin, but the tour is a chance for Russell to strike big

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West Indies have the talent to challenge the top teams

Colin Benjamin: With the talent they have, West Indies can be competitive against India, South Africa, England and Australia

All hail the other West Indies

Roger Sawh: The women's side's understated rise to No. 1 could inspire young girls - and boys - and break barriers to gender equality in the region

The Wilt Chamberlain of cricket

Roger Sawh: There is one current cricketer who is as dominant and unstoppable as the legendary basketball player was

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied Draw Aban Pts
Barbados 5 2 1 0 2 0 36
Trinidad & T 5 2 1 0 2 0 36
Guyana 5 1 0 0 4 0 32
Windward Is 5 1 0 0 3 1 26
Leeward Is 5 0 1 0 3 1 13
Jamaica 5 0 3 0 2 0 12


Carib Beer Cup, 2005/06 (in West Indies First-class)

Tournament Results
Barbados v Trinidad & T at Black Rock - Feb 2-5, 2006
Trinidad & T won by 264 runs
Windward Is v Guyana at St George's - Feb 2-5, 2006
Match drawn
Jamaica v Guyana at Spanish Town - Jan 27-30, 2006
Guyana won by 51 runs
Leeward Is v Barbados at Charlotte Amalie - Jan 27-30, 2006
Barbados won by 173 runs
Trinidad & T v Windward Is at Scarborough - Jan 27-30, 2006
Windward Is won by 86 runs
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