Rose wants to flourish
Rose wants to flourish

A forgotten man of West Indies cricket is sitting on the sidelines wondering why he's not been part of the selectors' plans

Barbados under pressure
Barbados under pressure

The gloom that enveloped Sabina Park yesterday evening might have been in keeping with the mood of the Barbados dressing-room after a frustratingly fruitless day here yesterday

Young guns `not firing'
Young guns `not firing'

Philo Wallace is not happy with the performance of the young Barbados fast bowlers who have failed to make an impression in the second round Busta Cup match against the Windward Islands

Corporal has team on toes
Corporal has team on toes

Don't be surprised if the level of fitness in the Barbados cricket team reaches an unprecedented level this season

Stinging Bs to the rescue
Stinging Bs to the rescue

From a critical crisis to a resplendent rearguard to exhilarating excitement

Smith belts Bajans
Smith belts Bajans

A little Grenadian stood tall at Kensington Oval yesterday

Young brigade off on right foot
Young brigade off on right foot

The young brigade of exciting talent in the Barbados team has been encouraged to approach their game with their natural dynamism and flair

Barbados bowlers hold the key
Barbados bowlers hold the key

Only one team appears to stand a chance of winning the opening round Busta Series match between Barbados and Guyana at Kensington Oval today

Tino's terrific debut
Tino's terrific debut

It has been some time that a fast bowler around the region created a stir on a debut performance

Make it quick
Make it quick

Philo Wallace is calling for quick pitches at Kensington Oval this season

West Indies delay sets Barbados back
West Indies delay sets Barbados back

The late selection of the West Indies team for the tour of Sharjah has hampered the plans of the Barbados team for the Busta Series

Appeal to the greats
Appeal to the greats

Wes Hall has thrown out an invitation to former great West Indies Test players to come and assist in reviving the regional side's battered image

West Indies call-up for Hinds
West Indies call-up for Hinds

At 4 p.m

Barbados 'A' team in offing
Barbados 'A' team in offing

Barbados' second-string cricketers might get an unexpected chance to go on tour during next season's Busta Series

Campbell keeping chin up
Campbell keeping chin up

Sherwin Campbell is not too worried about his recent run of depressing form or about whispers that his position as Barbados captain could be under threat

English pros included in cricket festival
English pros included in cricket festival

Amidst charges that the standard of play has declined in recent years, the 24th Blade Pro-Am Cricket Festival opens today with a number of current and former English international players among those on show

West Indies take anti-spin crash course
West Indies take anti-spin crash course

Conscious that a world-class spinner would more than likely pose a threat to them on their tour of Sri Lanka, the West Indies adopted an unusual strategy in their nine-day pretour training camp in Jamaica

Busta squad in matter of weeks
Busta squad in matter of weeks

Barbados' Busta Series team for 2002 should be one of the better prepared national teams in recent years

Hinds may join team next week
Hinds may join team next week

Ricky Skerritt expects the injured Wavell Hinds will be passed fit to join the West Indies team in Sri Lanka next week

"Focus on the cricket": Hooper
"Focus on the cricket": Hooper

The potential violence that faces Sri Lanka ahead and after its December 5 parliamentary elections is of little worry to the West Indies team