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Antigua Recreation Ground is the national stadium of Antigua and Barbuda. It is located in St. John's, on the island of Antigua. The ground has been used by the West Indies cricket team and Antigua and Barbuda national football team. It had Test cricket status. It was also known as the Old Recreation Ground, or the Old Rec.A number of great cricketers, including Andy Roberts and Richie Richardson, began their first-class careers there.One of Antigua's most famous sons, Viv Richards, scored the fastest Test match century off 56 ballsagainst England in the "Blackwash" series of 1986 at the Recreation Ground.

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Choksi was unlawfully renditioned from Antigua to Dominica: Lawyer
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Choksi was unlawfully renditioned from Antigua to Dominica: Lawyer

London, June 11 Indian fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi, who is currently facing the charges of entering Dominica illegally, ...

No unauthorised individual was onboard during Dominica trip, says captain of yacht
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No unauthorised individual was onboard during Dominica trip, says captain of yacht

In a new twist to the controversy surrounding fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi's arrival in Dominica from Antigua, captain of Calliope of Arne yacht, Fernandes Fertinant has said that "no unauthorised individuals" had come onboard his vessel between May 23 to May 25.

Antigua launches probe into Choksi's 'possible abduction'
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Antigua launches probe into Choksi's 'possible abduction'

New Delhi, June 7 Antigua and Barbuda police have commenced an investigation into the possible abduction of Mehul ...

Was abducted by Indian agents, given shock, claims Mehul Choksi
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Was abducted by Indian agents, given shock, claims Mehul Choksi

New Delhi, June 2 Fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choklsi, who went missing on May 23 from Antigua and Barbuda ...

Stand by our request to Dominica to extradite Mehul Choksi to India, says Antigua PM
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Stand by our request to Dominica to extradite Mehul Choksi to India, says Antigua PM

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda Gaston Browne on Wednesday said that his administration stands by its request for Dominica to extradite Indian-born fugitive diamantaire Mehul Choksi directly back to India, "where he is still a citizen."

Private jet at Dominica airport is from India, confirms Antigua PM on Mehul Choksi repatriation
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Private jet at Dominica airport is from India, confirms Antigua PM on Mehul Choksi repatriation

Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne has confirmed that a private jet from India has arrived at the Douglas-Charles Airport in Dominica as India-born fugitive Mehul Choksi continues to be held in the custody of Dominica Police, local Antigua media reported on Sunday.

Private jet at Dominica airport is from India, confirms Antigua PM on Mehul Choksi repatriation
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Private jet at Dominica airport is from India, confirms Antigua PM on Mehul Choksi repatriation

Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne has confirmed that a private jet from India has arrived at the Douglas-Charles Airport in Dominica as India-born fugitive Mehul Choksi continues to be held in the custody of Dominica Police, local Antigua media reported on Sunday.

On this day in 2003: Windies recorded highest chase in Tests
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On this day in 2003: Windies recorded highest chase in Tests

It was on this day, 18 years ago, when West Indies under the captaincy of Brian Lara chased down the highest total in the history of the game against Australia at the Antigua Recreation Ground.

On this day in 1993: Inzamam-ul-Haq registered his first Test century
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On this day in 1993: Inzamam-ul-Haq registered his first Test century

It was this day, 28 years ago, when former Pakistan skipper Inzamam-ul-Haq registered his first century in the longest format of the game.

Former Windies cricketers, including Vivian Richards, Richie Richardson, thank PM Modi for Covid-19 vaccines
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Former Windies cricketers, including Vivian Richards, Richie Richardson, thank PM Modi for Covid-19 vaccines

Former West Indies cricketers Vivian Richards, Richie Richardson, Jimmy Adams and Ramnaresh Sarwan thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for helping the Caribbean countries by donating them Covid-19 vaccines under the Vaccine Maitri initiative.

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