2019 World Cup 29th Match: Williamson stars as New Zealand survive Brathwaite’s blitz

Kane Williamson 148 New Zealand West Indies World Cup 29th Match Manchester cricket

Kane Williamson celebrates after scoring his 13th ODI century

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New Zealand captain Kane Williamson scored a career-best 148 as his side survived a sensational 101 from West Indies all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite to triumph by five runs in Manchester.

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Russell included in West Indies’ preliminary World Cup squad, but Pollard and Narine miss out

Andre Russell included in West Indies' World Cup squad cricket

Andre Russell last played ODI cricket in July 2018

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Big-hitting all-rounder Andre Russell has been included in the West Indies’ preliminary World Cup squad, but fellow all-rounders Kieron Pollard and Sunil Narine failed to make the cut.

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West Indies vs England 4th ODI: Buttler, Morgan star as England survive Gayle’s onslaught to go 2-1 up

Jos Buttler 150 West Indies England 4th ODI Grenada cricket

Jos Buttler is thrilled upon bringing up his seventh ODI century

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Jos Buttler and captain Eoin Morgan hammered a career-best 150 and 103 respectively as England defeated the West Indies by 29 runs in the fourth ODI in Grenada.

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West Indies vs England 1st ODI: Roy, Root star as England complete highest run chase in ODIs

Jason Roy 123 West Indies England 1st ODI Barbados cricket

Jason Roy celebrates after bringing up his seventh ODI hundred

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England opener Jason Roy and captain Joe Root scored 123 and 102 respectively to lead their side to a six-wicket win over the West Indies in the first ODI in Barbados.

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Gayle opts out, but Bravo and Pollard return for India series

Chris Gayle makes himself unavailable for ODI series against India West Indies cricket

Chris Gayle declined to be selected for the ODI series against India

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West Indies opener Chris Gayle made himself unavailable for selection for the upcoming ODI series against India, but batsman Darren Bravo and all-rounder Kieron Pollard are back in the squad for the Twenty20 series.

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CPL 2018 25th Match: Van der Dussen leads Patriots into playoffs

Rassie van der Dussen 45 not out St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Jamaica Tallawahs Caribbean Premier League CPL cricket

Rassie van der Dussen smashed four boundaries and two sixes during his game-winning knock of 45 not out

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Rassie van der Dussen walloped a game-winning 45 to not only lead the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots to a seven-wicket win over the Jamaica Tallawahs via the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method, but also help them qualify for the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) playoffs.

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