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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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Ottis Gibson named England Fast Bowling Coach for Test tour of West Indies. FULL STORY: http://t.co/Kc2sZgRua9 http://t.co/Kc2sZgRua9

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BREAKING NEWS: England appoint Ottis Gibson as fast bowling coach for tour of West Indies #SSNHQ

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Th decline of West Indies is most worrying...an outstanding T20 team, a mediocre ODI and a poor Test team. Serious concern.

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Minnows brought value to World Cup - Trinidad & Tobago ...
The regular ICC full members West Indies, India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Australia, England, South Africa, New Zealand, Zimbabwe and Bangladesh, will be the ones battling for supremacy. At the current World Cup, the minnows and this time ...
Author: Alice  (28 Mar 2015)

Clarke quits as Australia, New Zealand eye World Cup title ...
Opener Martin Guptill, who hit a World Cup record score of 237 not out against the West Indies, is just 10 runs away from surpassing Sri Lanka star Kumar Sangakkara's tally of 541 to become the tournament's leading run-getter. Left-armer ...
Author: Shehan  (28 Mar 2015)

Can The Black Caps Win? | Kapiti Independent
Apart from Guptill's exceptional innings against the West Indies our batting has done the job without being dominating. Williamson and Taylor at 3and 4 have only scored one half-century each. Our bowling attack has been so consistent and ...
Author: Kapiti Independent Reporters  (28 Mar 2015)

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