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Ben Stokes strikes to remove Jason Holder but West Indies frustrate England

Ben Stokes won his battle with fellow all-rounder Jason Holder, but a defiant half-century from Nkrumah Bonner kept the first Test between England and the West Indies firmly in the balance.Stokes made a crucial breakthrough in his second over on day three, having Holder caught behind for 46 and ending a frustrating stand of 79 with Bonner.At that stage the hosts were five down and still 105 behind, but England were unable to follow up as the Windies chipped away to reach 271 for five at lunch.A hard-fought session.The hosts trail by 4⃣0⃣ at lunchMatch Centre:🏝 #WIvENG 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿—...
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Jason Holder Grabs Historic Four-in-Four to Seal Windies Series Win

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – All-rounder Jason Holder became the first West Indies bowler to capture a hat-trick in Twenty20 Internationals and only the fourth player of all time to grab four wickets in as many deliveries, as the hosts trounced England by 17 runs in the decisive fifth match here Sunday.

England beaten in West Indies decider as Jason Holder runs riot in final over

England succumbed to the left-arm spin of Akeal Hosein while seamer Jason Holder took four wickets in as many balls as the West Indies wrapped up a 3-2 Twenty20 series win after prevailing by 17 runs in a gripping decider.After England were set 180 for victory, James Vince registered a second half-century in 17 T20s before holing out for 55 off 35 balls to Hosein, who finished with four for 30 to seemingly end the weakened tourists’ ambitions.Sam Billings carried their hopes to bring the equation down to 20 from the final six balls but departed for 41 off 28...

Reserve Jason Holder Called Up for Injured McCoy

Leading all-rounder Jason Holder has been drafted into the West Indies 15-man squad after left-arm seamer Obed McCoy was ruled out with a shin injury on Wednesday. The 29-year-old Holder, a stunning omission from the original squad, was already one of four travelling reserves for the tournament and is now expected to find his way into the XI for the Caribbean’s must-win fixture against Bangladesh on Friday in Sharjah.

Jason Holder Hoping to Target ‘Big Hole’ in Proteas Batting

Ex-Captain Jason Holder is hoping West Indies can exploit a South Africa in transition when the two teams meet in the two-Test series starting in St Lucia on Thursday, and believes runs will be key if the home side are to notch their first series win over the tourists in nearly three decades.

Jason Holder, Dom Sibley, Zak Crawley among Wisden's five Cricketers of the Year

Holder joins England batsmen Dom Sibley and Zak Crawley, Pakistan wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan and Kent all-rounder Darren Stevens in being given a stamp of approval in the esteemed almanack's slightly condensed 158th edition. Stevens, who turns 45 later this month, is the oldest recipient since Ewart Astill in 1933 for...

Jason Holder claims five-for as West Indies skittle Sri Lanka on day one of the first Test

Holder was replaced earlier this month as captain by Kraigg Brathwaite, who chose to bowl after winning the toss at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium. Holder backed up that decision with his eighth five-wicket haul in Tests, completed in 17.4 overs. He was supported by Kemar Roach who started slowly but found his length in the second session and took 3-47.

Jason Holder Sacked for Sri Lanka Series, Replaced by Brathwaite

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) — All-rounder Jason Holder has been sacked as Test captain and replaced by compatriot Kraigg Brathwaite for the two-Test series against Sri Lanka starting later this month, Cricket West Indies (CWI) announced late Thursday. The move comes in the wake of Brathwaite’s outstanding leadership on the...
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Jason Holder replaced by Kraigg Brathwaite as West Indies captain

Jason Holder earned widespread praise in the UK last summer after leading the first international cricket tour during the Covid-19 pandemic. But the all-rounder has now been stood down as Test captain of West Indies and replaced by Kraigg Brathwaite. Holder, 29, was one of 10 West Indies players who...