Articles by David Oram
Nov 03, 2016
Pakistan vs West Indies: Sharjah success more than just a win for Jason Holder and CoJason Holder-led West Indies's win in the third and final Test in UAE versus Pakistan is, at the very least, a demonstration of what they are capable of.
Aug 19, 2016
India vs West Indies: Weather the biggest obstacle between Virat Kohli’s men and number one spotIndia is only one win away from consolidating their number one spot in the ICC’s Test rankings, but the Caribbean weather may not be such an easy enemy.
Aug 14, 2016
India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli and co dominate ‘gutless’ Windies with ruthless bowlingTeam India won the third Test in St Lucia against the West Indies, a game reduced by rain to only four days, and secured the series with a match to go.
Aug 13, 2016
India vs West Indies: Hosts undone by masterful display of seam bowling by Bhuvaneshwar KumarThe cricket between India and West Indies was sedate, and unassuming — and the pitch especially so. But that did not mean India's seamers, led by Bhuvaneshwar Kumar, were not going to give it their all.
Aug 11, 2016
India vs West Indies: Poor pitches, sluggish outfield and slow over-rate make Tests a dull viewingFor the majority of viewers (especially the neutrals), the India vs West Indies Test series has been incredibly boring to watch.
Aug 10, 2016
India vs West Indies: Alzarri Joseph's brave selection pays off as pacers corner Virat Kohli & coWest Indies' Alzarri Joseph, making his Test debut, seemed nerveless and found his range and pace straight away against India in the third Test on Tuesday.
Aug 06, 2016
India vs West Indies: With Roston Chase's classy innings, Windies draw felt like a triumphRoston Chase, a Bajan all-rounder in only his second Test Match, produced an innings of class and maturity to turn a certain loss in the second game of this four-match series into a highly commendable and respectable draw.
Jul 25, 2016
Reality check: Things look bleak for West Indies but do they have any alternatives?The West Indies selectors have little choice but to stick with the youngsters, and pick sides with a view to building for the future - while hoping that some breakthrough can be made in the present.
Jul 22, 2016
India vs West Indies: Few positives for Windies and their 'negative' attitude on Day 1India have prepared well, and entered this first Test with confidence and self-belief – and the intention to win. The West Indies by contrast seem to have little more than hope that they might save the game.
Jul 21, 2016
India vs West Indies: Relatively unknown Windies team have the talent to achieve 'relative' successThis West Indies team is full of unfamiliar faces to a non-Caribbean audience. It is also full of talent and potential.