New Zealand vs West Indies: Visitors begin two-week quarantine in Christchurch ahead of T20I, Test series
All squad members, apart from the players participating in the ongoing Indian Premier League in the UAE, assembled in Barbados on Tuesday. Test skipper Jason Holder and T20 captain Kieran Pollard will join their teammates after the IPL.
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.
Broad, who is England's second-highest wicket-taker of all time in Tests, was dropped for the first match of the series — won by the West Indies in Southampton — and didn't take it well, expressing his disappointment in a TV interview during the match.
England vs West Indies: Stuart Broad stars with bat and ball as hosts leave Windies gasping for air in decider
Broad smashed a counter-attacking 62 in a return to form with the bat then played a lead role as part of England's destructive pace quartet to leave the West Indies on the ropes after day two of the deciding third Test.
England vs West Indies: Jason Holder hints at unchanged Windies XI for series-decider at Old Trafford
Jason Holder backed underfire opener Shai Hope and insisted the team were in good shape ahead of Friday’ start of the decisive Test at Old Trafford.
England vs West Indies: ‘Slow’ Dom Sibley just what this English team needed, says former captain Michael Vaughan
Sibley consumed 312 deliveries to bring up his second Test century, the slowest since Tamim Iqbal took an equal number of deliveries against Zimbabwe in 2014.
England vs West Indies: Ben Stokes was in my ear from ball one, but that didn’t faze me, says Jermaine Blackwood
Jermaine Blackwood, whose 95 helped West Indies chase down the 200-run target with four wickets to spare, the English players — especially captain Ben Stokes — tried to distract him from the start of his stay at the crease.
England vs West Indies: From COVID-19 protocols to squads, all you need to know about upcoming Test series
Here’s all you need to know about the England-West Indies Test series as cricket makes a return after almost four months.
England vs West Indies: 'Do it your way', Joe Root tells stand-in captain Ben Stokes ahead of first Test
Joe Root, who is currently with his family for the birth of his second child, offered his support to stand-in captain Ben Stokes ahead of the first Test against West Indies at Southampton.
England vs West Indies: Ben Stokes, Ollie Pope and other English players to watch out for in cricket's return to action
From Ben Stokes, who takes charge of England for the opening Test, to Jofra Archer, who will be up against the men representing his country of birth, here are some of the English cricketers to watch out for in the upcoming series against West Indies.
England vs West Indies: Zak Crawley says Ben Stokes already a big leader in team, won’t struggle with captaincy
Zak Crawley, who is expected to fill in the No 4 slot in the England team for the first Test against West Indies at Southampton, believes Ben Stokes will not have any problem leading the hosts.
Shamarh Brooks paid tribute to West Indian batting legend Everton Weekes, who breathed his last earlier this week at the age of 95, adding that he had a major influence on his career at the First-Class level.
England vs West Indies: This is our biggest series, like the Ashes for us, says Windies pacer Kemar Roach
Pacer Kemar Roach likens the Test series against England to the Ashes, says taking the Wisden Trophy back to the Caribbean would be the number one priority for the visitors.
England vs West Indies: Expect Shamarh Brooks to be the breakout star this series, says Carlos Brathwaite
West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite expects Shamarh Brooks, who had been rated highly by Indian batting legend Rahul Dravid, to play an important role in their campaign in England.
Former West Indies pacer ian Bishop said India were at the vanguard of the modern-day fast bowling revolution, with quality pacers emerging most of the major Test-playing nations.
England vs West Indies: Windies coach Phil Simmons rejoins squad after quarantine, clearing COVID-19 tests
Windies coach Phil Simmons had been allowed to attend the funeral of his father-in-law before the team's departure for the UK, and had to undergo mandatory quarantine and clear COVID-19 tests before rejoining the squad.
England vs West Indies: 'Overweight' Oshane Thomas need to work hard on fitness, says former pacer Franklyn Rose
The 23-year-old Thomas is yet to play a Test but he has captured 27 wickets in 20 ODIs and 15 wickets in 12 T20Is.
England vs West Indies: 'Bit like a sci-fic movie', paceman Mark Wood describes training in bio-secure bubble at Southampton
England pacer Mark Wood says training inside a bio-secure bubble ahead of next month's three-Test series against the West Indies has been "weird" and a "bit like a sci-fi movie".
Big-hitting West Indies opener Chris Gayle on Tuesday pulled out of this year's Caribbean Premier League (CPL), a day before the players' draft for the competition, citing personal reasons.
England vs West Indies: Roston Chase says he’ll be disappointed if unable to score at least one ton in series
West Indies all-rounder Roston Chase wants to be taken more seriously as a batsman and says personally it would be a big disappointment if he fails to score at least a century in the three-Test series against England, starting 8 July in Southampton.