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Kuldeep spins India to record win against sorry Windies

Kuldeep spins India to record win against sorry Windies

India first subjected West Indies to the ignominy of follow-on and then crushed them inside three days to record their biggest victory -- by an innings and 272 runs -- in the first match of the two-test series in Rajkot on Saturday.

Nobel-winning writer V S Naipaul dies aged 85

Nobel-winning writer V S Naipaul dies aged 85

V. S. Naipaul was best known for works including A House for Mr Biswas and his Man Booker Prize-winning In A Free State.

Sri Lanka skipper Chandimal charged over ball-tampering

Sri Lanka skipper Chandimal charged over ball-tampering

Play started two hours late on Saturday after the Sri Lankans, led by Chandimal, refused to take the field.

Windies reach World Cup with controversial win over Scotland

Windies reach World Cup with controversial win over Scotland

The West Indies snatched a spot at next year's World Cup by edging to a five-run victory over Scotland on DLS method in Harare on Wednesday.

New Zealand beat Windies by 66 runs, sweep series

New Zealand beat Windies by 66 runs, sweep series

New Zealand beat the West Indies by 66 runs in their third one-day international in Christchurch on Tuesday to sweep the series 3-0.

West Indies batsman Gayle wins defamation case in Australia

West Indies batsman Gayle wins defamation case in Australia

West Indies batsman Chris Gayle won a defamation case against an Australian media company in the New South Wales Supreme Court on Monday over an alleged incident during the 2015 World Cup.

Kumble steps down as India coach - report

Kumble steps down as India coach - report

Anil Kumble has stepped down as India's cricket coach after he decided not to travel with the side for a limited-overs tour to the West Indies, ESPNcricinfo reported on Tuesday.

Gayle says sexism row was just a 'little fun'

Gayle says sexism row was just a 'little fun'

West Indies star Chris Gayle has insisted controversial comments he made to a female television reporter earlier this year were ‘just a little fun’ as he turned on critics ...

Windies hero Brathwaite admits he mis-hit key six

Windies hero Brathwaite admits he mis-hit key six

West Indies hero Carlos Brathwaite revealed he had mis-hit one of the massive sixes which clinched cricket's World Twenty20 trophy as he commiserated with Ben Stokes for monstering his bowling.

Brathwaite leads Windies to stunning World Twenty20 triumph

Brathwaite leads Windies to stunning World Twenty20 triumph

Carlos Brathwaite sensationally hit four successive sixes off Ben Stokes in the last over as the West Indies stunned England by four wickets to win the World Twenty20 title at Eden Gardens on Sunday.

Root fifty guides England to 155-9 in World T20 final

Root fifty guides England to 155-9 in World T20 final

Joe Root hit a fluent 54 to help England post 155 for nine wickets against West Indies in the final of the sixth World Twenty20 at Eden Gardens on Sunday.

Stunning win helps West Indies smile again

Stunning win helps West Indies smile again

West Indies captain Darren Sammy said he hopes to help Caribbean fans smile again by completing a unique hat-trick at the World Twenty20 after stunning India to reach the final.