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Stumps, finally: After 7000 wickets in over 60 years, West Indies fast bowler Cecil Wright retires at 85
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Stumps, finally: After 7000 wickets in over 60 years, West Indies fast bowler Cecil Wright retires at 85

Cecil Wright's name will not rank alongside West Indies legends Viv Richards, Gary Sobers and Frank Worrell, but for longevity he outranks them all.

Former West Indies batsman and Wisden Cricketer of the Year Seymour Nurse passes away at 85
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Former West Indies batsman and Wisden Cricketer of the Year Seymour Nurse passes away at 85

Nurse scored 2523 runs at an average of 47.60, including six hundreds and 10 half-centuries. The middle-order batsman from Barbados made 9489 runs in 141 First-Class matches at 43.93.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka series shows Tests are more intriguing when bowlers are given a chance
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka series shows Tests are more intriguing when bowlers are given a chance

West Indies and Sri Lanka played out a roller-coaster of a series and it showed that the game is much more intriguing, much more worth watching when the bowlers are given a chance.

Highlights, West Indies vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 1 at Barbados: Dowrich guides hosts to 132/5
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Highlights, West Indies vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test, Day 1 at Barbados: Dowrich guides hosts to 132/5

Catch the LIVE scores and updates from the third Test being played between West Indies and Sri Lanka at Barbados.

West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Suranga Lakmal to lead island nation in third Test in absence of banned Dinesh Chandimal
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West Indies vs Sri Lanka: Suranga Lakmal to lead island nation in third Test in absence of banned Dinesh Chandimal

The decision has come in the aftermath of regular captain Dinesh Chandimal's ban being upheld by the International Cricket Council (ICC) appointed Judicial Commissioner, Michael Beloff, who rejected his appeal against the ball-tampering sanction on Friday.

West Indies to host first ever day-night Test during Sri Lanka's Caribbean tour in June
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West Indies to host first ever day-night Test during Sri Lanka's Caribbean tour in June

The West Indies will host their first ever day-night Test when Sri Lanka tour the Caribbean in June, cricket officials said on Tuesday.

Rihanna's cousin shot dead in Barbados; singer posts emotional message on Instagram
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Rihanna's cousin shot dead in Barbados; singer posts emotional message on Instagram

On 26 December, Rihanna's cousin Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne was approached by a man and shot several times. He succumbed to his injuries while being taken to hospital.

Hurricane Maria likely to become Category 4 before it hits Caribbean islands
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Hurricane Maria likely to become Category 4 before it hits Caribbean islands

Hurricane Maria is forecast to become a major storm before it hits the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean, intensifying to a Category 4 hurricane in the next 48 hours.

West Indies vs Pakistan, 2nd Test: Visitors close in on win as Yasir Shah snares six wickets on day 4
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West Indies vs Pakistan, 2nd Test: Visitors close in on win as Yasir Shah snares six wickets on day 4

Yasir Shah’s stranglehold of the West Indies continued, creating the prospect of a first-ever Test match victory at the venue for Pakistan.

Time is right for cricket to be an Olympic sport by 2024, says ICC chief executive David Richardson
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Time is right for cricket to be an Olympic sport by 2024, says ICC chief executive David Richardson

The time is right for cricket to bid to become an Olympic sport with the 2024 Games being eyed as a strong possibility, International Cricket Council (ICC) chief executive David Richardson said on Thursday.

Number of undertrials in prisons in India is the same as the population of Barbados
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Number of undertrials in prisons in India is the same as the population of Barbados

There are 282,879 undertrials in Indian prisons, according to Prison Statistics 2014, a number equal to the population of the Caribbean nation of Barbados.

From Miguel Cummins to Roston Chase: Lesser-known West Indies players who can surprise India
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From Miguel Cummins to Roston Chase: Lesser-known West Indies players who can surprise India

West Indies are entering into a new area – and for the first time in more than decade they are beginning to find some self-belief. Now they anxiously wait to see if they will bloom – and whether this young team can first survive, then thrive.

India vs West Indies 2016: BCCI announces schedule for upcoming four-Test series
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India vs West Indies 2016: BCCI announces schedule for upcoming four-Test series

India will play two warm-up games before the four-match Test series against the West Indies during their tour to the Caribbean, the BCCI announced.

India ranks a low 131 on index of information and communication technology access, says report
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India ranks a low 131 on index of information and communication technology access, says report

India has been ranked a low 131 out of 167 nations on a global index that measures the level of information and communication technology access, even as the number of households with Internet and computer has increased in the country over the last five years.

Obama to meet PM Modi in Paris, urge India to join fight against climate change
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Obama to meet PM Modi in Paris, urge India to join fight against climate change

US President Barack Obama is hoping to generate early momentum for international climate talks in Paris next week by holding one-on-one meetings there with the leaders of China and India.

N Srinivasan to represent BCCI at ICC board meeting in Barbados
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N Srinivasan to represent BCCI at ICC board meeting in Barbados

It is not known why Dalmiya will not be representing the BCCI in the ICC Board Meeting after his election as BCCI President in March.

Rihanna likely to buy EPL or MLS football team
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Rihanna likely to buy EPL or MLS football team

Singer Rihanna is reportedly planning to buy a British soccer club.

England clinch thriller, prevent series whitewash
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England clinch thriller, prevent series whitewash

England survived a late onslaught from the tail-end batsmen of West Indies to win a thrilling third and final Twenty20 by five runs in Barbados.