After spending the last 12 weeks being battered and bruised at the hands of Australia, Stuart Broad could be forgiven for wishing he was already back at home.
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Wednesday 16 May 2012
West Indies legend sees hope for the future, especially in Darren Bravo. But, he tells Stephen Brenkley, there should be a change in the batting order
Sunday 13 May 2012
England will almost certainly havea new batsman for the start of the international summer on Thursday. Both Jonathan Bairstow and James Taylor have sound reasons for expecting the invitation to become the country's 652nd Test player, with Bairstow perhaps the selectors' preferred option.
Saturday 12 May 2012
West Indies 147 & 27-3 England Lions 341
Friday 11 May 2012
West Indies 147 England Lions 40-1
Tuesday 08 May 2012
For five minutes yesterday, before the rains came back, a dressing room held its collective breath. Shivnarine Chanderpaul, the world's No 1 batsman, on whose shoulders reside almost all West Indies' hopes for the Test series against England, summoned the team physiotherapist.
Sunday 06 May 2012
Five leading players in Caribbean are plying trade in Indian Premier League so Test side will suffer
Saturday 05 May 2012
The 20th West Indies tour of England begins today in Hove. On the face of it, the team have about as much chance of winning the Test series, beginning in less than a fortnight, than the first squad here 84 years ago, which lost all three Test matches by an innings.
Friday 04 May 2012
As the West Indies began their tour yesterday it was overshadowed by a familiar but absent figure – Chris Gayle, their former captain who has been in dispute with the West Indies Cricket Board for the past year and in truth for many seasons before that, declared his availability for the limited-overs series in England.
Thursday 03 May 2012
As they arrive for the Tests against England, West Indies are average on the field and a shambles off it. Stephen Brenkley reports
Tuesday 01 May 2012
Australia coach Mickey Arthur wants Ricky Ponting to stay on until the next Ashes tour and has backed the former captain to overcome the shortage of Test cricket and hold his spot.
Saturday 28 April 2012
Australia 328 & 259 West Indies 218 & 294 (Australia win by 75 runs)
Wednesday 25 April 2012
World-beating England plan to turn "timid" back into "lethal" as they take out the frustrations of their Asian winter on the West Indies.
Wednesday 25 April 2012
The wicketkeeper Matthew Wade scored his maiden Test century as Australia rallied to 328 all out at lunch on the second day of the third and final Test against West Indies in Dominica.
Tuesday 24 April 2012
Australia reached 69 for 1 at lunch on the first day of the third Test against West Indies at Windsor Park in Dominica, after Michael Clarke won the toss and chose to bat.
Wednesday 18 April 2012
Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon took five wickets in the final session to end West Indies' fightback on day three of the second Test in Port of Spain.
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