Dwayne Bravo http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/50513/all en Cricket: Dwayne Bravo leads Windies at Champions Trophy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130504/cricket-dwayne-bravo-leads-windies-at-champions-trophy <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>All-rounder Dwayne Bravo was Saturday named as West Indies captain for next month's Champions Trophy, replacing Darren Sammy who stays in charge of the Test and Twenty20 squads.</p> <p>Bravo, who took over from Sammy for the three-match whitewash of Zimbabwe in the Caribbean this year, leads a 15-man squad for the June 6-23 tournament in England.</p> <p>"Our results in Tests and T20s have been showing consistent improvement and Sammy deserves every kudos for the work he has done in leading and moulding the team in these formats," said Clyde Butts, chairman of the selection panel.</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/130504/cricket-dwayne-bravo-leads-windies-at-champions-trophy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Darren Sammy Dwayne Bravo West Indies cricket team AFP Sat, 04 May 2013 21:45:22 +0000 5831102 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies without Bravo for Sri Lanka match http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130706/cricket-west-indies-without-bravo-sri-lanka-match <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 Dwayne Bravo has been suspended from his team's encounter with Sri Lanka in the fifth match of the Tri-Nation Series at the Queen's Park Oval on Sunday.</p> <p>In a decision handed down by the International Cricket Council match referee Jeff Crowe and released on Saturday, it was explained that the all-rounder faces the sanction due to his team's second minor over-rate offence in a 12-month period.</p> <p>The West Indies were determined to be one over short of the required over-rate during the fourth match of the series against India on Friday.</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/130706/cricket-west-indies-without-bravo-sri-lanka-match" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Dwayne Bravo Dwayne Bravo Forms of cricket AFP Sat, 06 Jul 2013 14:31:31 +0000 5877176 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies without Bravo for Sri Lanka match http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130706/cricket-west-indies-without-bravo-sri-lanka-match-0 <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 Dwayne Bravo has been suspended from his team's encounter with Sri Lanka in the fifth match of the Tri-Nation Series at the Queen's Park Oval on Sunday.</p> <p>In a decision handed down by the International Cricket Council match referee Jeff Crowe and released on Saturday, it was explained that the all-rounder faces the sanction due to his team's second minor over-rate offence in a 12-month period.</p> <p>The West Indies were determined to be one over short of the required over-rate during the fourth match of the series against India on Friday.</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/130706/cricket-west-indies-without-bravo-sri-lanka-match-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Dwayne Bravo Dwayne Bravo Forms of cricket AFP Sat, 06 Jul 2013 14:33:02 +0000 5877190 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies out for 159 after Bravo controversy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140302/cricket-west-indies-out-159-after-bravo-controversy <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 Dwayne Bravo's controversial dismissal triggered a collapse which saw his side bowled out for just 159 off 44.2 overs against England in the second one-day international on Sunday.</p> <p>Lendl Simmons top-scored with 70, his second half-century in a row following West Indies' 15-run win in the first match on Friday, but no-one else save for Bravo managed more than 20.</p> <p>The tourists' slow bowlers excelled once again in the helpful conditions after their captain, Stuart Broad, chose to bowl first on winning the toss as in the first game.</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, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140302/cricket-west-indies-out-159-after-bravo-controversy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Dwayne Bravo Dwayne Bravo Jos Buttler AFP Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:32:35 +0000 6084870 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: West Indies out for 159 after Bravo controversy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140302/cricket-west-indies-out-159-after-bravo-controversy <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 Dwayne Bravo's controversial dismissal triggered a collapse which saw his side bowled out for just 159 off 44.2 overs against England in the second one-day international on Sunday.</p> <p>Lendl Simmons top-scored with 70, his second half-century in a row following West Indies' 15-run win in the first match on Friday, but no-one else save for Bravo managed more than 20.</p> <p>The tourists' slow bowlers excelled once again in the helpful conditions after their captain, Stuart Broad, chose to bowl first on winning the toss as in the first game.</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, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140302/cricket-west-indies-out-159-after-bravo-controversy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cricket Dwayne Bravo Dwayne Bravo Jos Buttler AFP Sun, 02 Mar 2014 17:32:35 +0000 6084871 at http://www.globalpost.com