Demotion looms but not time for despair

WHERE do the shocking three-day, innings defeats in India and New Zealand leave West Indies cricket?

There are three troubling answers.

The first is that their long-suffering supporters everywhere have become ever more disenchanted.

The second is that stronger teams will be inclined to reduce West Indies’ Tests from their itineraries in favour of short-format cricket.

The third is that the West Indies again come under the scrutiny of the International Cricket Council (ICC) whose chief executive Dave Richardson  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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