The West Indies is a region of the Caribbean Basin and North Atlantic Ocean that includes the islands of the Antilles and the Lucayan Archipelago. After the first of the voyages of Christopher Columbus to the Americas, Europeans began to use the misnomer West Indies to differentiate that region from the Indies (South Asia and Southeast Asia).
From the 17th through the 19th century, the European colonial territories of the West Indies were the British West Indies, the Danish West Indies, the Netherlands Antilles (Dutch West Indies), the French West Indies, and the Spanish West Indies. By extension, some formerly Danish and Spanish islands are now collectively known as the American West Indies...
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Rahane shines as India seal series in Edgbaston
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 - West Indies vs Bangladesh. Bangladesh Tour of West Indies 2014, 1st Test Match. Live action Starts from : 14:00 GMT (19:30 IST). Fri, 05 Sep 2014 - England vs India. India Tour of England 2014, 5th One Day International.
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Bangladesh opts to bat first vs WI | Latest News Link
Wednesday, 3 September 2014, 2:35 | Asia, WORLD, Yahoo | 0 Comment | Read 65 Times. Bangladesh won the toss and decided to bat first Friday in the first test against West Indies. Read more from source:“Yahoo” · India Vs WI: WI wins toss ...
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