LONDON, (Reuters) – Australia’s injury-plagued paceman Ryan Harris announced his immediate retirement from all forms of cricket today dealing a major setback to his team’s defence of the Ashes starting in England next week.
West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) chairman of selectors Clive Lloyd yesterday encouraged the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) players who will be representing Guyana at the upcoming Regional youth tournaments to be proactive and diligent throughout their journey.
——-Amazon Warriors brush aside Patriots to claim first points
BASSETERRE, St Kitts, CMC – Guyana Amazon Warriors moved off the bottom of the standings while condemning St Kitts and Nevis Patriots to their third defeat, by strolling to an effortless seven-wicket victory in the Caribbean Premier League here last evening.
LONDON, (Reuters) – New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum smashed the second-highest Twenty20 score of all time when he hit a typically belligerent 158 not out in 64 balls for Birmingham against Derbyshire yesterday.
(Reuters)-Dimuth Karunaratne’s second test century lifted Sri Lanka to 272 for eight against Pakistan after Yasir Shah exposed their frailties against leg-spin on the opening day of the series-deciding third and final test in Pallekele yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – The needle on the Wimbledon Richter scale sat poised and ready but Serena Williams dug deep into her battle-hardened playbook to ensure there was no earth-shuddering shock at the hands of scurrying Briton Heather Watson yesterday.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – Gymnastics and mixed martial arts do not come naturally to Indian batsmen but former opener Gautam Gambhir, toiling in Perth to revive his international career, does not mind giving them a try if it helps get him back to the top.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Australia all-rounder James Faulkner has been charged with drink-driving by Greater Manchester Police, Cricket Australia said yesterday.
The 25-year-old has been released on bail and will face a court hearing in Manchester on July 21 after he returned a blood alcohol reading of around twice the legal limit.