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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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Narendra Modi may be a blessing to WICB presently ...
With the current crisis involving the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi can be a blessing for the West Indies at this time because of the qualities the man ...
Author: Alice  (31 Oct 2014)

Australia's journeyman cricket fan misses trips to 'scary ...
Gallian is among a group of colourful, well-known spectators like Phil Long of England's Barmy Army, the West Indies' “Gravy”, Chacha (Uncle) Cricket of Pakistan, Percy Abeysekera of Sri Lanka and Sudhir Kumar of India. Modified Date: ...
Author: R Vishal | AFP  (31 Oct 2014)

WICB, players meet today - Trinidad & Tobago Online
In another attempt to solve the current impasse, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and its limited overs captain Dwayne Bravo, together with their advisors, will meet today at the Hyatt Regency in Trinidad. The meeting is being facilitated by ...
Author: Alice  (31 Oct 2014)

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