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England A's Caribbean adventure ends in anti-climax

As a finale to an outstanding tradition, England A's tour of the Caribbean proved a disappointing anti-climax as the net result showed a below-expectations third place in the Busta Cup and defeat in the semi-finals of the Busta International Shield

Sarwan quashes England 'A' Busta hopes

England A saw their Busta International Shield title hopes slide away into the Georgetown culverts today after Ramnaresh Sarwan put paid to their semi-final plans to win first innings points against Guyana

Hooper does star turn with the ball in Busta semi

Carl Hooper provided a timely reminder to West Indies selectors that he can take wickets as well as score runs after Guyana reduced England A to 218 for seven on the first day of the Busta International Shield semi-final at Bourda

Carnival time as England A prepare for semi-final

England A's preparations for their semi-final clash against Guyana had a carnival feel to them this morning as the city of Georgetown was transformed into a theatre of colour and calypso as part of their annual Mashramani celebrations

Successful Busta Series to get bigger

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) is "extremely pleased" with the interest and excitement generated by the new format of the Busta Cricket Series and are already planning to extend foreign participation next year

England A cling on to unbeaten record

The final day of the Busta Cup match between England A and Leeward Islands proved a nerve-jangling one as the tourists set out to clinch victory and ended up scraping a draw

Alleyne hundred keeps England A hopes alive

Mark Alleyne battled bravely in a vain attempt to reach the Leeward Island's first innings total but he ran out of partners and England A fell short by 71 runs in their final round Busta Cup match in Anguilla