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West Indies cricket team: Multi-national sports team
The West Indies cricket team, nicknamed the Windies, is a multi-national men's cricket team representing the mainly English-speaking nations and territories in the Caribbean region and administered by Cricket West Indies. The players on this composite team are selected from a chain of fifteen Caribbean territories, which are parts of several different countries and dependencies. As of 10 March 2020, the West Indies cricket team is ranked eighth in the world in Tests, ninth in One-Day Internationals (ODIs) and ninth in Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) in the official International Cricket Council (ICC) rankings.

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Sibley relishing resumption of test cricket [Video]

Sibley relishing resumption of test cricket

A slimmed down Dom Sibley will open the batting for England in the first test against West Indies this week following long gap due to the coronavirus crisis.

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Andrew Strauss praises Ben Stokes’ 'cricket intelligence' ahead of West Indies Test [Video]

Andrew Strauss praises Ben Stokes’ 'cricket intelligence' ahead of West Indies Test

Former England captain and Director of Cricket for the ECB Sir Andrew Strauss, has backed Ben Stokes as interim England captain ahead of the return of international Test cricket in England.

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West Indies cricket team arrive in UK for test series [Video]

West Indies cricket team arrive in UK for test series

Cricket West Indies (CWI) arrive in Manchester ahead of the three-test series against England.

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West Indies arrive in Manchester ahead of three-Test tour [Video]

West Indies arrive in Manchester ahead of three-Test tour

The West Indies squad have arrived in Manchester ahead of their three-Test tour of England. Every member of the 39-strong touring party, including 25 players, tested negative for Covid-19 before they..

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Ben Stokes will captain England for the first time after confirmation Joe Root will miss the first Test against West Indies.
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Ben Stokes will captain England for the first time after confirmation Joe Root will miss the first Test against West Indies.
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England v West Indies: Joe Root set to miss first Test to attend child's birth

England captain Joe Root is set to miss the first Test against West Indies next week to attend the birth of his second child.
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Racism should be treated as seriously as match-fixing and doping - Holder

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England underachieved in the 2-1 Test series defeat by West Indies last year, says captain Joe Root.
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Amar Virdi: Surrey spinner believes he can win England Test place

Surrey spinner Amar Virdi believes he can force his way into the England side for the first Test against West Indies.
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England players will honour key workers from the coronavirus pandemic during their Test series against West Indies.
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West Indies captain Jason Holder says his players feel safe after arriving in England.
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