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Chris Gayle blasts Windies to big win over New Zealand

Chris Gayle blasted one of the fastest half-centuries in Test cricket history to steer West Indies to an emphatic 10-wicket victory over New Zealand in the second Test in Trinidad on Friday.

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Chris Gayle attacks Kevin Pietersen sacking as 'disrespectful'

Kevin Pietersen and Chris Gayle.

Derek Pringle West Indies star urges the England and Wales Cricket Board to reinstate the former England star.

West Indies thrash Bangladesh in first Test

West Indies overcame their own atrocious catching and a defiant hundred by Mushfiqur Rahim to defeat Bangladesh by ten wickets before lunch on the fifth and final day of the first Test at the Arnos...

Kraigg Braithwaite scores double ton for West Indies

Opener Kraigg Brathwaite's maiden double century helped West Indies amass 407 for three on the second day of the first test against Bangladesh at Arnos Vale in St Vincent on Saturday.

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Cricket World Cup and Asian Cup join forces for big crowds in Canberra

More than 50,000 fans could front up at Manuka Oval for the three Cricket World Cup matches in the capital.

Chris Dutton Cricket minnows Bangladesh and Afghanistan are more popular than two of the world's best teams and World Cup officials are convinced three games at Manuka Oval can attract almost 50,000 people next...

Bangladesh collapse to 177-run defeat by West Indies

Kieron Pollard, Ravi Rampaul and Kemar Roach celebrate the wicket of Imrul Kayes.

Sunil Narine and Kemar Roach took three wickets each as Bangladesh were bowled out for 70 to give West Indies victory in the second one-day international by 177 runs on Friday.

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Kevin Pietersen draws big money, regardless of results

Kevin Pietersen in action for Surrey during a T20 match.

Chloe Saltau Kevin Pietersen will put bums on seats, dollars in the bank and nightclubbers with smartphones at the ready. He might even win the Melbourne Stars a few games of cricket; that will be a bonus.

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Rain stymies New Zealand during third Test against West Indies

Hard slog: New Zealand seamer Tim Southee.

The Black Caps toiled hard for little reward after persistent rain prevented play for most of the afternoon on Friday's second day of the third Test against the West Indies in Bridgetown, Barbados.

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New Zealand win third Test to clinch West Indies series

New Zealand's wicketkeeper BJ Watling with West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle.

Attacking captaincy from Brendon McCullum and an inspired bowling effort have carried New Zealand to a Test series-clinching win over the West Indies.

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Jacques Kallis tells Sydney Thunder teammates winning won't come without a collective effort

Here to make a difference: Jacques Kallis will play for the Sydney Thunder in the Big Bash

Daniel Lane South African cricket superstar Jacques Kallis has a blunt message for his new Sydney Thunder teammates - Big Bash League success will only come from a collective effort.

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Kane Williamson century puts New Zealand in control

New Zealand's Kane Williamson, drives, watched by West Indies wicket keeper Denesh Ramdin center, and Chris Gayle, right.

KIngston, Jamaica A patient unbeaten 105 from Kane Williamson and some late-in-the-day flaying from Ross Taylor combined to give New Zealand the upper hand on the opening day of the first Test against the West Indies.

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Sri Lanka reach T20 final after hailstorm in Mirpur

Sri Lanka sailed into the World Twenty20 final after bad weather literally poured cold water on West Indies' title defence in a rain-ruined contest on Thursday.

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Jimmy Neesham century gives New Zealand control of first Test

Jimmy Neesham celebrates his century.

Kingston, Jamaica All-rounder Jimmy Neesham became the first New Zealander to score centuries in his first two Tests as the tourists end the second day against West Indies with a huge first innings lead.

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Shaky second innings start for New Zealand in First Test against West Indies

New Zealand's hopes of a rare overseas Test win were shaken by a challenging final hour on the third day of the first Test against the West Indies in Kingston, Jamaica.

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Mark Craig impressive as New Zealand beat West Indies

Offspinner captures the best figures by a New Zealand bowler on debut as the visitors beat West Indies by 186 runs late on the fourth day of the First Test.

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New Zealand flounder on first day of second Test against West Indies

West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel, center, high fives with teammate Jermaine Blackwood after taking the wicket of Kane Williamson.

The Black Caps were skittled for 221 after a disastrous final session on the first day of the second Test against the West Indies.

India ease past West Indies to inch closer to semi-finals

Rising star: Virat Kohli scored 54 to guide India towards victory.

Amlan Chakraborty India inched closer to a World Twenty20 semi-final spot after half-centuries from Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli secured a seven-wicket victory over holders West Indies in a super 10 stage match on...

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Twenty20 World Cup: West Indies rout Bangladesh

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Dwayne Smith smashed 72 off 43 balls before spinner Samuel Badree claimed 4-15 as the West Indies thrashed hosts Bangladesh by 73 runs in a Twenty20 World Cup match in Dhaka on Tuesday.

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Fired-up Windies rock Australia's Twenty20 hopes with late-overs hitting

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Joe Barton Australia have all but been knocked out of the World Twenty20 after Chris Gayle and Darren Sammy conspired to hand the West Indies a six-wicket win.

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Australia's World T20 player ratings

No spin: Australia still doesn't treat T20 matches with the same seriousness as it does Test matches.

How the players performed during Australia's ill-fated World T20 campaign.

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