Articles about Antigua

CWI chief Ricky Skerritt clarifies on ECB's $3 million loan

13 Jun 2020

CWI chief Ricky Skerritt clarifies on ECB's $3 million loan

ECB's $3 million loan to Cricket West Indies (CWI) wasn't a condition to tour England, the Caribbean board's president Ricky Skerritt has insisted.

England may rotate seamers against West Indies: James Anderson

11 Jun 2020

England may rotate seamers against West Indies: James Anderson

James Anderson has said the England cricket team may consider rotating its attack in the upcoming Test series against West Indies to manage workloads after the coronavirus lockdown.

Windies players feel safe on England tour, says Jason Holder

11 Jun 2020

Windies players feel safe on England tour, says Jason Holder

The West Indies cricket team is also set to face hosts England in a three-match Test series which begins on July 8 at bio-secure venues.

ENG vs WI: West Indies cricketers depart for England

09 Jun 2020

ENG vs WI: West Indies cricketers depart for England

The West Indies cricket team departed from Antigua, on Monday, for a three-Test tour of England.

Here's why Virat Kohli chose Hanuma Vihari over Rohit Sharma

27 Aug 2019

Here's why Virat Kohli chose Hanuma Vihari over Rohit Sharma

Indian fans were conspicuous of skipper Virat Kohli after he chose to field Hanuma Vihari over Rohit Sharma in the just-concluded first Test against Windies in Antigua.

Windies vs India, 1st Test: Key takeaways from Day 3

25 Aug 2019

Windies vs India, 1st Test: Key takeaways from Day 3

The Indian cricket team has gained a significant advantage over West Indies in the first Test match being held at North Sound, Antigua.

Windies vs India, 1st Test: Key takeaways from Day 2

24 Aug 2019

Windies vs India, 1st Test: Key takeaways from Day 2

The Indian cricket team has gained a significant advantage over West Indies on Day 2 of the first Test match.

Keemo Paul ruled out of first Test against India

22 Aug 2019

Keemo Paul ruled out of first Test against India

West Indian all-rounder Keemo Paul has been ruled out of the first Test match against India.

Ganguly, Sehwag share their opinions on Rohit's Test position

22 Aug 2019

Ganguly, Sehwag share their opinions on Rohit's Test position

The Indian cricket team is set to take on West Indies in the first Test of the two-match series later tonight.

West Indies vs India, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

21 Aug 2019

West Indies vs India, 1st Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

The Indian cricket team takes on West Indies in the first Test of the two-match series to be held in Antigua from Thursday onwards.

India receive 'hoax' security threat during Windies tour: Details here

19 Aug 2019

India receive 'hoax' security threat during Windies tour: Details here

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday said that it had received security threats to the national team during the ongoing Windies tour.

India aim to gain the maximum in warm-up Test

17 Aug 2019

India aim to gain the maximum in warm-up Test

The Indian cricket team will switch its attention towards red-ball cricket with a three-day warm-game against West Indies Cricket Board XI in Antigua on Saturday.

IPL 2019: Who is the MI pace sensation Alzarri Joseph?

07 Apr 2019

IPL 2019: Who is the MI pace sensation Alzarri Joseph?

Mumbai Indians pacer Alzarri Joseph stunned the cricketing world with a record-breaking performance in the IPL 2019, last night.

#PNBScam: Mehul Choksi gives up Indian citizenship to avoid extradition

21 Jan 2019

#PNBScam: Mehul Choksi gives up Indian citizenship to avoid extradition

In what is being seen as a move to avoid extradition to India, fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi has surrendered his Indian passport to the Indian High Commission in Antigua and Barbuda.

Following Choksi's footsteps? Wealthy Indians are rushing for new passports

10 Dec 2018

Following Choksi's footsteps? Wealthy Indians are rushing for new passports

There has been a growing interest among wealthy Indians to buy citizenship of other countries, ever since Mehul Choksi obtained a citizenship for Antigua in November 2017, TOI reports.

PNB scam: ED's allegations are baseless, claims Mehul Choksi

11 Sep 2018

PNB scam: ED's allegations are baseless, claims Mehul Choksi

Beleaguered diamantaire Mehul Choksi on Tuesday said all allegations leveled on him by the Enforcement Directorate are false and baseless.

India submits extradition request for Mehul Choksi to Antigua

05 Aug 2018

India submits extradition request for Mehul Choksi to Antigua

India has submitted a request to Antigua to extradite Mehul Chokdi, Gitanjali Gems chairman, one of the key accused in the Rs. 12,000cr PNB scam.

Indian agencies told Antigua no adverse records against Choksi: Report

03 Aug 2018

Indian agencies told Antigua no adverse records against Choksi: Report

Indian agencies told Antigua that there was no adverse information against Mehul Choksi when the Caribbean country did its background check on the fugitive billionaire before granting him citizenship in May 2017, Antiguan paper the Daily Observer reported.

India asked Antigua to detain Choksi: Details here

30 Jul 2018

India asked Antigua to detain Choksi: Details here

India requested authorities in Antigua and Barbuda to detain PNB scam fugitive Mehul Choksi after it received information about his presence in the Caribbean island, government sources said today.

PNB Scam: Choksi moves to Antigua, takes up local passport

24 Jul 2018

PNB Scam: Choksi moves to Antigua, takes up local passport

Absconding diamantaire Mehul Choksi has left the US to take refuge in the island of Antigua located in the tiny Caribbean country of Antigua and Barbuda.

Cricket: Which are the most famous sledging incidents?

19 Jun 2018

Cricket: Which are the most famous sledging incidents?

Cricket might be called a 'gentleman's game' but still sledging is an integral part of this sport.