Windies bowling coach Corey Collymore has highlighted a lack of sustained pressure from the team’s bowling unit as a crucial flaw in its first innings performance against India.

Windies star batsman Chris Gayle is expected to miss out on joining the One Day International (ODI) squad for the series against India after committing to play in the Afghanistan Premier League (APL).

Half centuries from Andre McCarthy and Windies all-rounder, Rovman Powell, helped the Jamaica Scorpions to an easy enough seven-wicket victory over the Combined Campuses and Colleges Marooners in their first outing in the Cricket West Indies Regional Super50 Festival. 

Windies B batsman Marlon Samuels said it was good to score a century on his return to cricket after a long break due to injury.

The Jamaica Olympic Association has brokered a US$200,000 partnership with corporate giant Lasco that will benefit athletes and administrators from Jamaica’s 41 sporting bodies.

Prithvi Shaw announced himself as India's newest Test star on Thursday, marking his international debut with a century against West Indies.

Shaw, 18, struck 134 off 154 balls in Rajkot to become the youngest player to make a hundred on his first Test appearance for India. 

Teenager Prithvi Shaw scored a record-breaking century on his Test debut in Rajkot as India dominated West Indies on the opening day of the two-match series.

Windies B head coach said he expected Marlon Samuels to make a positive impact on the team during the Regional Super50 competition that bowled off on Wednesday.

Defending Secondary Schools Football League Premiership division champions, Presentation College, have remained perfect, winning by their biggest margin of victory this season over newcomers Valencia Secondary. 

The Jamaican government has contributed US$15,000 (J$2million) to Netball Jamaica towards the staging of the Sunshine Series which tips off at the National Indoor Sports Centre on Sunday, October 7.

Windies Women opening bat Hayley Matthews believes playing at home in the ICC World Women’s T20 Championship will be something special for her and her teammates.

Windies captain Jason Holder claims he is confident the team has the quality to push world number one ranked India in the upcoming Test series.

Prithvi Shaw is set to achieve a feat Garfield Sobers accomplished when he makes his Test debut for India at the age of 18. 

Kingston College maintained their 100 per cent win record on Tuesday to maintain their lead in Group B of the Manning Cup competition.

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