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Ian Bishop credits Indian Premier League for providing financial security to West Indies cricketers
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Ian Bishop credits Indian Premier League for providing financial security to West Indies cricketers

Bishop additionally said that the West Indies team had lost a lot of players during the pay dispute with the board, and hoped something like that would never happen again.

If something is not done soon, you will see smaller countries playing less, says West Indies captain Jason Holder
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If something is not done soon, you will see smaller countries playing less, says West Indies captain Jason Holder

The series was played in a bio-secure environment increasing organisational costs significantly and Holder said teams like the West Indies are likely to struggle to create a similar environment.

Kemar Roach can easily achieve 300 Test wickets with proper workload management, says Courtney Walsh
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Kemar Roach can easily achieve 300 Test wickets with proper workload management, says Courtney Walsh

The 32-year-old Roach is seven wickets short of picking 200 Test scalps, a milestone that only eight West Indies fast bowlers have achieved so far.

Former West Indies cricket board chief Dave Cameron joins race for ICC chairman's post
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Former West Indies cricket board chief Dave Cameron joins race for ICC chairman's post

Dave Cameron will need two nominations to stay in the fray and it is not clear if he will receive the support from Cricket West Indies chief Ricky Skerritt, who had replaced him at the helm, and had a public spat with him.

England vs West Indies: ECB's $3 million loan was a helping hand and not a condition to tour country, says CWI chief Ricky Skerritt
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England vs West Indies: ECB's $3 million loan was a helping hand and not a condition to tour country, says CWI chief Ricky Skerritt

England and Wales Cricket Board's (ECB) $3 million loan to Cricket West Indies (CWI) was more of a helping hand in the times of COVID-19 pandemic and not a condition to tour England, the Caribbean board's president Ricky Skerritt has insisted.

Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul decline invitation to take part in three-Test series against England
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Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul decline invitation to take part in three-Test series against England

Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul all declined the invitation to join the squad, Cricket West Indies said Wednesday

Cricket West Indies joins cricketers in speaking out against racism, pledges support for players
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Cricket West Indies joins cricketers in speaking out against racism, pledges support for players

Cricket West Indies said people from the island nations have fought their battles to retain their dignity and identity over decades and returned victorious.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Cricket West Indies to temporarily halve players', staff salaries amid financial struggles
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Cricket West Indies to temporarily halve players', staff salaries amid financial struggles

Cricket West Indies (CWI) said on Friday it will halve salaries for staff and players for up to six months as it struggles to deal with the debilitating economic challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Cricket West Indies agrees for 'bio-secure' tour of England in July subject to clearance from national governments in Caribbean
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Cricket West Indies agrees for 'bio-secure' tour of England in July subject to clearance from national governments in Caribbean

The West Indies board would also use private charter planes and conduct medical screenings and COVID-19 testing for all members of the touring party.

West Indies cricketers return to training in small groups to stay fit for potential series against England
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West Indies cricketers return to training in small groups to stay fit for potential series against England

West Indies’ Test cricketers, including captain Jason Holder, returned to training in small groups at the Kensington Oval in preparation for their potential series against England in July, the country’s cricket board said on Monday.

Michael Holding accuses Cricket West Indies of misusing BCCI funds for retired players
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Michael Holding accuses Cricket West Indies of misusing BCCI funds for retired players

Former West Indies cricketer Michael Holding has alleged the misuse of $500,000 that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) donated to the Cricket West Indies (CWI).

Coronavirus Outbreak: Cricket West Indies in 'ICU' amid financial losses due to COVID-19 pandemic, says chief Ricky Skerritt
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Cricket West Indies in 'ICU' amid financial losses due to COVID-19 pandemic, says chief Ricky Skerritt

Cricket West Indies (CWI) chief Ricky Skerritt has said that the COVID-19 pandemic has put the region's already ailing cricket body into "Intensive Care Unit" and it will have to go for cost cutting measures to ride out the financial crisis.

Coronavirus Outbreak: West Indies' Test series tour of England scheduled for June postponed in wake of COVID-19 crisis
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Coronavirus Outbreak: West Indies' Test series tour of England scheduled for June postponed in wake of COVID-19 crisis

The West Indies had been scheduled to play at The Oval from June 4-8, at Edgbaston from 12-16 June and at Lord’s from 25-29 June.

West Indies men’s and women’s team yet to be paid match fees as board faces severe cash crunch
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West Indies men’s and women’s team yet to be paid match fees as board faces severe cash crunch

Cricketers in the West Indies have not been paid their match fees since January this year due to a severe cash crunch in their governing body.

Coronavirus Outbreak: No discussion on postponing CPL 2020 yet, but organisers open to alternatives
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Coronavirus Outbreak: No discussion on postponing CPL 2020 yet, but organisers open to alternatives

The organisers of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) are keen on going ahead with the planned 19 August start but have also kept other options open due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cricket West Indies appoints Trevor Penney as assistant coach for limited-overs formats
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Cricket West Indies appoints Trevor Penney as assistant coach for limited-overs formats

Former India fielding coach Trevor Penney has been appointed as the assistant coach of West Indies cricket team for limited-overs formats.

Brian Lara hails Virat Kohli as cricketing equivalent of Cristiano Ronaldo, says India skipper's fitness, mental strength is 'unbelievable'
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Brian Lara hails Virat Kohli as cricketing equivalent of Cristiano Ronaldo, says India skipper's fitness, mental strength is 'unbelievable'

Virat Kohli is the cricketing equivalent of football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo for his sheer commitment towards the game, feels West Indies batting icon Brian Lara.

India vs West Indies: No Andre Russell as Windies announce squad for upcoming limited overs tour
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India vs West Indies: No Andre Russell as Windies announce squad for upcoming limited overs tour

All-rounder Andre Russell has been excluded from the West Indies' ODI and T20I squad for the upcoming series against India. Keiron Pollard to lead in both formats.

ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: West Indies announce 15-member squad; to prepare with tri-series against England, Sri Lanka
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ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: West Indies announce 15-member squad; to prepare with tri-series against England, Sri Lanka

Cricket West Indies on Monday announced their 15-member squad for the upcoming ICC U19 Cricket World Cup that is scheduled to be held in South Africa in January 2020.

Phil Simmons reappointed as West Indies head coach three years after controversial axing
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Phil Simmons reappointed as West Indies head coach three years after controversial axing

Simmions led the Windies to the 2016 Twenty20 World Cup before being booted out amid tensions with his paymasters.