KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC- Clive Lloyd, the legendary former West Indies captain, appears to have suffered a major setback in his efforts to become the next president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB).
(Jamaica Gleaner) West Indies star batsman Chris Gayle told reporters yesterday that he has been left drained from a hectic cricketing schedule, which he pointed to as the reason behind his decision to skip the ongoing one-day international series between the regional team and Zimbabwe.
ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, CMC – Opener Johnson Charles struck his second consecutive One-Day International hundred while Darren Bravo notched his first ever, as West Indies brushed aside a ragged Zimbabwe by 156 runs in the opening one-dayer here yesterday.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Nicolette Fernandes have now won more than a dozen national sports awards between them.
The multiple award winners were once again selected as sportsman and sportswoman of the year respectively by the National Sport Commissions (NSC) selection panel yesterday.
Elton ‘The Bully’ Dharry and Rudolph Hedge of Jamaica will create history tomorrow when they enter the ring to battle for the World Boxing Union (WBU) bantamweight title at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.
The World Squash Federation (WSF) and local players are aggressively pursuing the notion of being recognised as an Olympic Sport by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for the 2020 Olympic Games using social media to propagate the bid.
DAMBULLA, Sri Lanka, CMC – Bowlers Shakera Selman and Shemaine Campbelle and batsman Deandra Dottin inspired West Indies women to a four wicket win over Sri Lanka in their opening One-Day International at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium here yesterday.
DAMBULLA, Sri Lanka, CMC – Fast bowler Shakera Selman says hot conditions threatened to derail her impressive spell that helped West Indies beat Sri Lanka in their opening One-Day International here yesterday.
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – James Magnussen and his team mates from the Australian men’s 4x100m freestyle relay squad have admitted using a sedative banned by their national Olympic committee in a bonding session before the London Games.
PRETORIA, (Reuters) – A South African court granted bail yesteriday to Oscar Pistorius, charged with the murder of his girlfriend, after his lawyers argued the “Blade Runner” was too famous to pose a flight risk.