BD News 24 – The scheduling continues CWI’s efforts to make inroads into the largely untapped North American market, following on the heels of two matches between West Indies and India at the same venue two two years ago.

Summary

  • The scheduling continues CWI’s efforts to make inroads into the largely untapped North American market, following on the heels of two matches between West Indies and India at the same venue two two years ago.
  • “Both matches are scheduled for the weekend and will be played under the lights,” CWI chief executive Johnny Grave said.
  • Though West Indies has fallen on hard times at the five-day test level, they remain a powerhouse in the short three-hour version of the game and are the reigning world champions.
  • The Bangladesh tour of the Caribbean will include two tests in July, followed by three one-day internationals and three Twenty20s.
  • Sri Lanka will also tour the Caribbean, with three tests next month — one each in Trinidad, St Lucia and Barbados.

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