Two-time world champions the West Indies will be the star attraction when 10 sides converge on Zimbabwe next month for the World Cup Qualifier, to battle it out for the two remaining places in the 2019 World Cup.
Legendary West Indies fast bowler Curtly Ambrose has slammed the “terrible” playing surfaces in the Carribean, saying it is one of the reasons the Windies’ players are struggling at international level.
The presence of the champions at the previous two editions of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup – the Windies (2016) and South Africa (2014) apart from host New Zealand and Kenya make Group A one of the groups to watch in the preliminary stage. The Windies, led by Shimron Hetmyer had won the tournament…
The West Indies will look to emulate Pakistan by winning back-to-back titles at the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup when the 12th edition of the tournament is held in New Zealand from 13 January to 3 February.
New Zealand pace bowler Trent Boult has gained three places to reach fourth position in the ICC ODI Player Rankings after his team completed a 3-0 series victory over the West Indies in Christchurch on Tuesday.