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IAN HALL  …. 18 January 1940 – 11 May 2022 There are some people you can just never forget Remember the late Ian Hall? It is impossible not to do so. Apart from the clear-cut Oxford accent, which was clearly at odds with his physical appearance, he was one of the most distinctive characters that …

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DINA ASHER-SMITH FRUSTRATES JAMAICAN’S LATE DASH

Home victory delights fans in the newly reconstructed stadium Dina Asher-Smith, 26 years, delighted the home crowd with her split-second victory in the 100 metres in the Wanda Diamond League meeting at the renovated Alexander Stadium in Birmingham. Any disappointment the spectators here, and on television, may have had with the late withdrawal of favoured …

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GEORGE HEADLEY – THE MAGNIFICENCE THAT WAS WEST INDIES

For decades West Indian cricket was the jewel in the game’s crown. Admired, respected and feared wherever cricket was played to the highest level. The Magnificence that was West Indies lay in the characters that played the game. The splendour and sparkle that continue to delight our memories and the record-books. GEORGE HEADLEY – WEST …

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ERIC McCLYMONT: THE RECENT WIN WILL BOOST CONFIDENCE, BUT MORE CHANGE IS NEEDED

The recent three-match between West Indies and England in the Caribbean ended in a 1-0 victory for the hosts. Caribcommx turned to Eric McClymont, an informed supporter, for his view of the play and the players. For a good many years now Eric has been more than just a student of West Indies cricket. He …

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OH, DEAR!

Commentator Stacy-Ann King sums up West Indies’ cricket performance in the Women’s World Cup Reviewed by Clayton Goodwin “Oh dear!” commentator Stacy-Ann King’s cri de coeur at lapses in the play became the watchword of the West Indies cricket team in the Women’s World Cup in New Zealand. It was that dire and disappointing. Even …

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SHIRLEY DE LAWRENCE: I picked the unlucky number but the Title opened doors for me

Shirley De Lawrence was in conversation with Caribcommx The Miss Caribbean & Commonwealth title is up-and-running again, and judged by the interest on social media it is already reviving fond memories of the past and excitement for its future. New promoter, Shirley de Lawrence, who took over the reins when founder Clayton Goodwin had to step …

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DOTTIN’S DRAMATIC LAST OVER – WEST INDIES BEAT NEW ZEALAND BY 3 RUNS

reviewed by Clayton Goodwin

West Indies set a cracking start to the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 in beating New Zealand by 3 runs on the penultimate ball of the final over at Bay Oval, Mount Manganui, Tauranga. That last over was as exciting as any I can recall including that pulsating close to the men’s World Cup …

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