Tag: Chris Gayle

Chris Gayle reminds world of Test cricket performance

Chris Gayle reminds world of Test cricket performance

| August 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

In West Indies cricket news, Chris Gayle is the epitome of the present generation of journeymen cricketers — some call them freelancers — who go around the world representing a plethora of franchises in the shortest format. The last few weeks have been a unique experience even for Gayle when he led a franchise based […]

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West Indies look to Gayle, Narine to fire

West Indies look to Gayle, Narine to fire

| June 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo has pointed to big-hitting opener Chris Gayle and mystery off-spinner Sunil Narine as key weapons in the team’s arsenal for the Champions Trophy starting this week. Speaking to media on reaching Wales, Bravo said both the players possessed outstanding qualities which would augur well for the squad in their June […]

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Sir Viv Richards on a roll in India

Sir Viv Richards on a roll in India

| May 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

  Even at the age of 61, a good 22 years after putting up his pads, Sir Vivian Richards has an aura around him and that trademark swagger very much in place. The West Indian, who is now an advisor to Delhi Daredevils in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League, is still passionate […]

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Gayle storm hits India

Gayle storm hits India

| April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

India was shaken on Tuesday. No it was not due to any earthquake or nuclear explosion but because of the giant West Indian called Chris Gayle. The Pune Warriors players must still be thinking what actually hit them even long after their Indian Premier League match against the Royal Challengers Bangalore ended at M Chinnaswamy […]

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King cricketer, Sir Viv joins IPL side

King cricketer, Sir Viv joins IPL side

| April 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

With six defeats in as many games in the sixth edition of the Indian Premier League, nothing seems to be going right for the Delhi Daredevils this season. But in a desperate move for a turnaround, they have managed the biggest eye-grabbing move of this T20 league when they announced the inclusion of West Indian […]

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West Indies to have their own IPL with CPL

West Indies to have their own IPL with CPL

| February 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Here’s an opportunity for West Indian players like Chris Gayle, Kieron Pollard, Sunil Naraine and others to earn some more money and win some more fans at home as the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) is all set to launch their own Caribbean Premier League (CPL) which will be held in July and August this […]

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Lara backs T20 cricket

Lara backs T20 cricket

| January 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

At a time when many former cricketers have expressed their fear that Twenty20 cricket, the shortest format of the game, will kill Test cricket, West Indian great Brian Lara expressed a different view. According to the left-handed batsman, the growing popularity of Twenty20 internationals will not harm Test cricket as he believed the two formats […]

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Who are the Top Cricketers in the Caribbean?

Who are the Top Cricketers in the Caribbean?

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

CaribDirect has ranked the top 20 Caribbean cricketers according to their social media impact on Twitter. If you’d like to see your favourite cricketer go up the ranking then follow them or re-tweet their posts. If you’re the cricketer then keep engaging with your followers and encourage more people to follow you. We’ll be refreshing […]

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Cricketer Chris Gayle ‘tun’ artiste

Cricketer Chris Gayle ‘tun’ artiste

| November 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

So those of us who watched the finals of the ICC Cricket, twenty/20 World Cup would have seen Chris Gayle and other members of the West Indies cricket team doing the popular dance Gangnam Style, which was created by Korean pop singer Psy.  It was a popular topic for days, as people just could not […]

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West Indies Cricket: Butts – Gayle will bring quality

West Indies Cricket: Butts – Gayle will bring quality

| June 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

ST JOHN’S, Antigua — Chairman of selectors Clyde Butts has welcomed Chris Gayle’s return to the West Indies team for the one-day tour of England and says the big-hitting left-hander will bring a “quality dimension” to the Caribbean side. The talismanic Gayle was on Monday chosen in a 15-man squad, breaking a protracted impasse with […]

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