Indo-Guyanese people http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/28944/all en Cricket: West Indies elect to bat against Australia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/cricket-west-indies-elect-bat-against-australia <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The West Indies won the toss and elected to bat in the first one-day international against Australia at the WACA Ground in Perth on Friday.</p> <p>Captain Michael Clarke returned for the Australians, but explosive opener David Warner was ruled out by a thumb injury suffered at training.</p> <p>The West Indies handed a debut to Jason Holder.</p> <p>Australia has been in indifferent form, losing their recent Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka 2-0, after drawing their five-match one-day international series 2-2.</p> <p>Teams</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130131/cricket-west-indies-elect-bat-against-australia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Ramnaresh Sarwan AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 03:45:25 +0000 5742504 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies win toss and bat against Australia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/cricket-west-indies-win-toss-and-bat-against-australia <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>West Indies captain Darren Sammy won the toss and chose to bat in the fourth one-day international against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday.</p> <p>Australia brought in Adam Voges in place of injured George Bailey (hamstring) and paceman Ben Cutting replaced Mitchell Starc. </p> <p>The West Indies made three changes with Johnson Charles replacing the injured Chris Gayle (thigh) and Narsingh Deonarine taking over from the out-of-form Ramnaresh Sarwan.</p> <p>Tino Best was called in to replace Kemar Roach in the third change.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/cricket-west-indies-win-toss-and-bat-against-australia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Darren Sammy Indo-Guyanese people AFP Fri, 08 Feb 2013 04:46:55 +0000 5749624 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies beat Zimbabwe by seven wickets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/cricket-west-indies-beat-zimbabwe-seven-wickets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>West Indies beat Zimbabwe by seven wickets in the second one-day international at the National Cricket Stadium on Sunday to take a 2-0 lead in the three-game series.</p> <p>Ramnaresh Sarwan hit an undefeated 120, his highest ever one-day international score, as West Indies reached 274-3 with an over to spare.</p> <p>Kieron Pollard was also unbeaten on 41 off just 20 balls while opener Kieran Powell had hit 57.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/cricket-west-indies-beat-zimbabwe-seven-wickets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Ramnaresh Sarwan West Indies AFP Sun, 24 Feb 2013 22:46:38 +0000 5765391 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Great survivor Sarwan leads West Indies to victory http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/cricket-great-survivor-sarwan-leads-west-indies-victory <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Ramnaresh Sarwan capitalised on an outrageous bit of good fortune to hit his first one-day century for three years and guide the West Indies to a series-clinching seven-wicket win over Zimbabwe on Sunday.</p> <p>Responding to Zimbabwe's challenging total of 273 for eight, the 32-year-old Guyanese right-hander put aside the torment of a short tour of Australia earlier in the month and finally stamped his return to the international scene with an unbeaten 120 -- his fifth and highest ODI score.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130224/cricket-great-survivor-sarwan-leads-west-indies-victory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Entertainment Indo-Guyanese people Ramnaresh Sarwan Ramnaresh Sarwan AFP Mon, 25 Feb 2013 00:01:23 +0000 5765451 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket-Sarwan ton secures ODI series win for West Indies http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130224/cricket-sarwan-ton-secures-odi-series-win-west-indies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 24 (Reuters) - Ramnaresh Sarwan's unbeaten 120 fired West Indies to a seven-wicket victory in their second one-day international against Zimbabwe on Sunday, ensuring the Caribbeans sealed the three-match series 2-0.</p> <p>Sarwan's 143-ball knock, his highest score in one-day internationals, drove the hosts past Zimbabwe's 273 with an over to spare in St. George's, Grenada.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130224/cricket-sarwan-ton-secures-odi-series-win-west-indies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Ramnaresh Sarwan Thomson Reuters Mon, 25 Feb 2013 01:15:34 +0000 5765466 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Ton-up Gayle, Chanderpaul put Windies on top http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130321/cricket-ton-gayle-chanderpaul-put-windies-top <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Contrasting centuries by Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Chris Gayle tightened West Indies' grip over Zimbabwe on the second day of the second and final Test at Windsor Park on Thursday.</p> <p>At stumps, the home side were 381 for eight in reply to the visitors' first innings total of 175, a huge lead of 206.</p> <p>They will be pushing to complete another comprehensive victory with two days to spare -- as achieved the previous week in Barbados -- to sweep the brief series 2-0 and extend their Test match winning streak to six.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130321/cricket-ton-gayle-chanderpaul-put-windies-top" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Labor Shivnarine Chanderpaul Shivnarine Chanderpaul War AFP Thu, 21 Mar 2013 22:16:33 +0000 5790476 at http://www.globalpost.com CRICKET-REGIONAL-LEAD Disappointment for Fudadin as Guyana rally http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/cricket-regional-lead-disappointment-fudadin-guyana-rally <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> West Indies batsman Assad Fudadin missed out on his third first class century as Guyana rallied against Combined Campuses and Colleges in their sixth round match here Saturday.</p><P>The left-hander fashioned a composed 87 to help steer the hosts to 225 for seven at the close of the opening day of the first Regional Four-Day Championship contest staged at the National Stadium at Providence this season.</p><P>Sent in, Guyana had lost their way at 43 for three before Fudadin stablised the innings with a couple of small partnerships and then a 91-run sixth wicket stand with debutant wicketkee</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130406/cricket-regional-lead-disappointment-fudadin-guyana-rally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Sports Asianet Sat, 06 Apr 2013 09:51:05 +0000 Asianet 5803515 at http://www.globalpost.com Patient Deonarine guides Guyana to victory over CCC http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/patient-deonarine-guides-guyana-victory-over-ccc <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> A patient half century from West Indies batsman Narsingh Deonarine guided Guyana to a three wicket win over Combined Campuses and Colleges (CCC) in their sixth round, day/night match in the Regional Super50 at the Guyana National Stadium here Thursday.</p><P>Deonarine struck three fours in a knock of 51 as Guyana, who lost three early wickets, coasted to 178 for seven after CCC was bowled out for 175 in 48.3 overs.</p><P>The highlight of CCC batting was a 96 ball 58 from Anthony Alleyne which was decorated with three boundaries.</p><P>Guyana stumbled on the chase and lost three wickets bef</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130409/patient-deonarine-guides-guyana-victory-over-ccc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Ramnaresh Sarwan Asianet Tue, 09 Apr 2013 13:09:48 +0000 Asianet 5807060 at http://www.globalpost.com Chanderpaul fails on Derby debut but Nash among runs for Kent http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130411/chanderpaul-fails-derby-debut-nash-among-runs-kent <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asianet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p></p><P> Veteran West Indies batsman Shiv Chanderpaul failed on debut for Derbyshire as the English County season got off to a quiet start on Wednesday.</p><P>The 38-year-old left-hander, the side’s senior player, managed just 15 and it was left to tail-ender Tony Palladino to slam 68 from 110 balls to get the visitors up to 226 all out against title-holders Warwickshire at Edgbaston.</p><P>At the close, Warwicks were 14 without loss.</p><P>Coming to the wicket at 18 for two, Chanderpaul batted nearly 2-1/2 hours and faced 78 balls, putting on 38 for the third wicket with West Durston (32) and a fu</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/asianet/130411/chanderpaul-fails-derby-debut-nash-among-runs-kent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Shivnarine Chanderpaul Asianet Thu, 11 Apr 2013 21:20:54 +0000 Asianet 5812563 at http://www.globalpost.com New Zealand XI v West Indies scorecard http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131129/new-zealand-xi-v-west-indies-scorecard <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Scoreboard at stumps on the third and final day of a tour match between a New Zealand XI and the West Indies in Lincoln on Friday:</p> <p>New Zealand XI 1st innings 227 for 8 declared</p> <p>West Indies 1st innings 230 for six declared</p> <p>New Zealand XI 2nd innings (103 for 0 overnight)</p> <p>P. Fulton retired 53</p> <p>H. Rutherford retired 72</p> <p>B. McCullum c O'Donnell b Tugaga 10</p> <p>T. Latham not out 9</p> <p>D. de Boorder not out 6</p> <p>Extras (b 4, lb 4, wd 5, nb 5) 18</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131129/new-zealand-xi-v-west-indies-scorecard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Shivnarine Chanderpaul AFP Fri, 29 Nov 2013 07:03:08 +0000 6003417 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Southee strike rocks West Indies http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131204/cricket-southee-strike-rocks-west-indies <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>New Zealand quick Tim Southee ripped into the West Indies batting on Thursday to have the tourists in deep trouble at 159-5 at lunch on the third day of the first Test.</p> <p>Facing New Zealand's daunting 609-9 declared, the West Indies crumbled early before veteran Shivnarine Chanderpaul set about saving the innings.</p> <p>The 39-year-old, in his 151st Test, was unbeaten on 62 with Denesh Ramdin on 11, having put on 53 for the sixth wicket after coming together with the West Indies at 106-5.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131204/cricket-southee-strike-rocks-west-indies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Tim Southee AFP Thu, 05 Dec 2013 01:22:15 +0000 6009504 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies 37-1 at tea in second innings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131205/cricket-west-indies-37-1-at-tea-second-innings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The West Indies were 37-1 at tea in their second innings on the third day of the first Test against New Zealand in Dunedin after being forced to follow on.</p> <p>The tourists' first innings folded at 213, leaving them 396 runs behind New Zealand's 609-9 declared.</p> <p>Shivnarine Chanderpaul made 76 while Tim Southee took 4-52 and Trent Boult 3-40. </p> <p>The not out batsmen at tea in the second innings were Kirk Edwards on 12 and Darren Bravo on 10.</p> <p>cf/mp/st</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Shivnarine Chanderpaul AFP Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:48:05 +0000 6010384 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: Stubborn Bravo stalls New Zealand Test hopes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131205/cricket-stubborn-bravo-stalls-new-zealand-test-hopes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>A valiant century by Darren Bravo frustrated New Zealand attempts to wrap up the first Test against the West Indies on the fourth morning at Dunedin's University Oval on Friday.</p> <p>Bravo was unbeaten on 104 in a stoic performance as the West Indies went to lunch at 235-4, still 161 runs short of making New Zealand bat again.</p> <p>New Zealand sensed an early end to the Test when they claimed the key wicket of Shivnarine Chanderpaul among two early dismissals in the morning session, and with the West Indies having a thin tail.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131205/cricket-stubborn-bravo-stalls-new-zealand-test-hopes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people New Zealand Shivnarine Chanderpaul AFP Fri, 06 Dec 2013 02:05:18 +0000 6010818 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: New Zealand v West Indies scoreboard http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131205/cricket-new-zealand-v-west-indies-scoreboard-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Scoreboard at lunch on the fourth day of the first Test between New Zealand and West Indies at University Oval in Dunedin on Friday:</p> <p>New Zealand 1st innings 609-9 dec (R. Taylor 217 n.o., B. McCullum 113, H. Rutherford 62, P. Fulton 61; T. Best 3-148)</p> <p>West Indies 1st innings 213 (S. Chanderpaul 76; T. Southee 4-52, T. Boult 3-40)</p> <p>West Indies 2nd innings (overnight 168-2)</p> <p>K. Edwards lbw b Sodhi 59</p> <p>K. Powell c Southee b Boult 14</p> <p>D. Bravo not out 104</p> <p>M. Samuels c &amp; b Southee 23</p> <p>S. Chanderpaul lbw Wagner 1</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131205/cricket-new-zealand-v-west-indies-scoreboard-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Shivnarine Chanderpaul West Indies AFP Fri, 06 Dec 2013 02:13:55 +0000 6010858 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies 235-4 at lunch against New Zealand http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131205/cricket-west-indies-235-4-at-lunch-against-new-zealand <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The West Indies were 235-4 in their second innings at lunch on the fourth day of the first Test, still 161 runs short of making New Zealand bat again.</p> <p>Darren Bravo was not out 104 with Narsingh Deonarine on 26.</p> <p>cf/mp/st</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Cricket Indo-Guyanese people Narsingh Deonarine AFP Fri, 06 Dec 2013 02:41:45 +0000 6010934 at http://www.globalpost.com