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Andy Roberts was the godfather to the modern generation of West Indies fast bowlers. He came from what was at the time the cricketing backwater of Antigua.

Andy Roberts West Indies 1974–83

Andy Roberts was the godfather to the modern generation of West Indies fast bowlers. He came from what was at the time the cricketing backwater of Antigua. A Caribbean island that had not previously produced a Test cricketer and...
Tied Matches in the History of Test Cricket

Tied Matches in the History of Test Cricket

More than 2000 Test matches had played in the 141-year history of cricket.  Only two Tied Matches in the History of Test Cricket so far. The two incredible matches were played by the Australian team against two different teams....
Curtly Ambrose Bowling

Hail Curtly Ambrose – He Gave Nothing Away

Can anyone be as ubiquitous as Curtly Ambrose? Over the decade of nonstop cricket had failed to change him. He was miserly as he was young when hailed as “Young Bird” as a token of his resemblance to “Big...
Pakistan has a rich cricket history. The new state of Pakistan did not lag behind in it a pursuit to contribute to the world in other fields of discipline.

Cricket History – West Indies Tours Pakistan in 1948

Pakistan has a rich cricket history. One of their early recovering from the aftermath of independence the new state of Pakistan did not lag behind in it a pursuit to contribute to the world in other fields of discipline....
Left Arm Spinner Alf Valentine must have drained quite a few bottles of the surgical spirit that he applied to his sore spinning finger after a long spell.

Alf Valentine – First West Indies Bowler to Take 100 Test Wickets

AIf Valentine, who has died in America at the age of 74, was a vital cog in the first great West Indian team. The one left-arm bowler that shocked England side in 1950 by winning the series 3-1. England...

Denis Atkinson – Senior Partner of Highest 7th Wicket Partnership in Test History

West Indies Denis Atkinson was born on 9 August 1926 at Rockley, Christ Church, Barbados. Who played 22 Test matches as an all-rounder between 1948 till 1958. He scored 922 runs at 31.79 with the best of 219 including...
Brian Lara born on 2 May 1969 in Cantaro, Santa Cruz, Trinidad. Sachin Tendulkar’s international career may have been half as long again as Lara’s.

Brian Lara – Greatest Batsman of All Time

Brian Charles Lara born on 2 May 1969 in Cantaro, Santa Cruz, Trinidad. Sachin Tendulkar’s international career may have been half as long again as Lara’s. But Lara arguably played more truly brilliant innings that took the breath away with...
Three Ws' of West Indies cricket has been greatest ever Test cricketer. Incidentally they all belonged to Barbados, all made their Test debut in same series

Who were the Three Ws’ of West Indies cricket?

Here are some brief details about Three Ws' of West Indies cricket as well as their complete Test career record. The Three Ws' of West Indies cricket has been the greatest ever Test cricketer. Incidentally, they all belonged to...
Sir Frank Worrell own work in the cause of social equality. Having been born and raised in Barbados before relocating to Trinidad and Jamaica.

Frank Worrell – The Man United West Indies Cricket

If cricket in the West Indies was ever united, it was thanks to Frank Worrell’s captaincy. He only led the Test team in three series, taking in tours of Australia and England, and a visit to the Caribbean by...
George Headley did a great deal to put West Indies cricket on the map and accelerate the process of black players being treated more fairly at highest level

George Headley (Black Bradman) 1930–54

George Headley was the first great West Indian batsman and a pioneer for cricket in the Caribbean. Alongside all-rounder Learie Constantine, who was several years older but played with him in many of his Test matches. He did a...

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