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Ex-players back on WICB cricket committee
Ex-players back on WICB cricket committee

Former West Indian players Ian Bishop, Desmond Haynes, Andy Roberts and Courtney Walsh are back on the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) cricket committee

'My confidence is really high now' - Mohammed
'My confidence is really high now' - Mohammed

Before he left Trinidad for Antigua to compete in the 2008 Stanford 20/20 Tournament with the national senior cricket team, Dave Mohammed declared he would be the chief wicket-taker in the competition

Ganga: Fans drove us to succeed
Ganga: Fans drove us to succeed

Trinidad and Tobago cricket has been elevated to a new level with the success of the senior team over the last few years and Daren Ganga, their captain, believes it is the expectations of the fans that enabled them to walk away as 2008 Stanford 20/20 cham

'Stanford 20/20 cannot contribute to West Indies' revival'
'Stanford 20/20 cannot contribute to West Indies' revival'

"If the Standford 20/20 is also being marketed as a means of contributing to the revival of the West Indies as a competitive force, especially in Test cricket, then that claim seems very wide down the leg-side," writes Fazeer Mohammed

Time to confirm Gayle as captain
Time to confirm Gayle as captain

Fazeer Mohammed beleives that Chris Gayle should be confirmed to lead West Indies in the upcoming home series against Sri Lanka and Australia

Hunte gives reasons for removal
Hunte gives reasons for removal

West Indies Cricket Board president Julian Hunte says that the strategic plan of the board is "to re-establish the West Indies at the pinnacle of world cricket

Storm clouds on the horizon
Storm clouds on the horizon

Fazeer Mohammed: Devon Smith's 91 made no difference to West Indies' plunging fortunes

Bishop, Haynes, Roberts and Walsh dropped from WICB committee
Bishop, Haynes, Roberts and Walsh dropped from WICB committee

Desmond Haynes, Andy Roberts, Ian Bishop, and Courtney Walsh have been dropped from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) cricket committee and are at loss to know why

Mixed reviews for Gayle's captaincy
Mixed reviews for Gayle's captaincy

Sir Viv Richards and Michael Holding have slightly differing views on Chris Gayle's potential as captain of West Indies

Roberts and Holding defend 20/20 timing
Roberts and Holding defend 20/20 timing

A second, even glitzier edition of the Stanford 20/20 tournament, to be seen by millions worldwide, gets underway under lights at billionaire organiser Allen Stanford's cricket ground in Coolidge

Ganga bids to get back on track
Ganga bids to get back on track

Daren Ganga is hoping to be among the chief run-makers at the 2008 Stanford 20/20 tournament in Antigua, after an "ordinary" Test tour of South Africa

Lara hopeful of returning in six weeks
Lara hopeful of returning in six weeks

Former West Indies batsman Brian Lara is hoping to be fully fit in six weeks and resume duties for Trinidad and Tobago

Stronger than before
Stronger than before

The West Indies showed improvement in South Africa, says Tony Cozier

Samuels' growth a consolation for Windies
Samuels' growth a consolation for Windies

Dale Steyn's irresistible pace with the second new ball propelled South Africa to their series-clinching victory by an innings and 100 runs on the third day of the third Test

Prince, de Villiers pile on the misery
Prince, de Villiers pile on the misery

After their small, but significant, steps forward in the first two matches, West Indies continued to take giant strides back towards their recent inglorious past on the second day of the third Test at Kingsmead

West Indies fall apart
West Indies fall apart

The wide, original gap between the teams, so efficiently and unexpectedly closed in the first Test before it began to open again in the second, developed into a familiarly yawning chasm on the opening day of the final, decisive Test at Kingsmead

West Indies delay naming final team
West Indies delay naming final team

West Indies announced that they would not decide until just before the toss whether Chris Gayle and Fidel Edwards would play in the third Test

Walsh: Settle captaincy issue
Walsh: Settle captaincy issue

Courtney Walsh believes the influence of Chris Gayle's captaincy has been positive

Injury-hit West Indies face tall task
Injury-hit West Indies face tall task

Whoever pulls the cricket strings from above has set severe challenges for West Indies on their tour of South Africa

South Africa overcome West Indies' resistance
South Africa overcome West Indies' resistance

Tony Cozier on West Indies' resistance led by Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Chris Gayle before their seven-wicket loss to South Africa