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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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My latest article is on how, and indeed why, India and Australia can help the West Indies. http://t.co/bLT8I8ZofS

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Why India should help West Indies cricket - really good column by @bhogleharsha http://t.co/07rmdZtbJc

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Mumbai: Wicket-keeper Denesh Ramdin's century went in vain as West Indies slumped to a 16-run loss against India A in their second and final warm-up 50-over match ahead of the five-match ODI series against India at the Wankhede ...
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BCCI to take legal action against WI 'WI players can play IPL ...
IPL chairman Ranjib Biswal said the West Indies players will be allowed to compete in the league, putting to rest speculations of them being ignored from the event. “West Indies players will be playing in IPL. IPL-8 will begin from April 9 next ...
Author: Asian Connections  (24 Oct 2014)

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