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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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West Indies cricket will suffer for pulling out of India series: Sunil Gavaskar to NDTV

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Apart from paying their players, WICB may have to pay the BCCI $65mn in damages. You read that right. http://t.co/p36Q37aGvO

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A hugely respected voice in world cricket, Michael Holding, talks about the mess in West Indies cricket http://t.co/cCzLcJDbwq

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BCCI claim against West Indies could be $65million according to @ESPNcricinfo. WICB total revenues in 2013 was $28million.

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BCCI Working Committee meets tomorrow to discuss West ...
Hyderabad: The BCCI's all-powerful Working Committee will meet here tomorrow to decide on whether to impose a freeze on future West Indies tour and claim damages in the wake of the unprecedented move by the Caribbean team to pull ...
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Troubled West Indies continue hunt for Head Coach
Antigua: West Indies might be in neck deep trouble after their team's pull out of the India series, but that hasn't stopped its board from reviewing coaching applications for the senior team as the post is lying vacant after Ottis Gibson's departure ...
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West Indian Cricket Team Declares to leave Indian Tour ...
West Indies cricket board has Salary disputes with national cricket team players and hence players decided to leave the Indian tour incomplete and vowed to go home. Controversial issues between the West Indian players and cricket board ...
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