The West Indies is a region of the Caribbean Basin and North Atlantic Ocean that includes the many islands and island nations 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 ...
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Sri Lanka take lead with D/L win | World News
West Indies, after being inserted to bat, put up 109 for 6 in 20 overs. They lost two wickets in the first over, as Sripali Weerakkody picked up Kycia Knight and Deandra Dottin. Stafanie Taylor top-scored with 40, sharing partnerships of 32 with ...
Author: unknown (23 May 2015)
Reifer looking to build on last season with eye on Windies ...
As the lone overseas player in the Guyana Jaguars side, Barbadian Raymon Reifer is looking to build on his debut season and to grab the attention of the West Indies selectors once chosen to represent his adopted country again for the ...
Author: Clifton Ross (23 May 2015)
Test cricket remains holy grail despite T20 lure, says Sir Curtly
Speaking here earlier this week as he promoted his new autobiography, Time to Talk, the legendary West Indies fast bowler said while T20 was a great way to drive fans to the game, Test cricket was the standard players would continue to be ...
Author: Staff Writer (23 May 2015)