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Mohammed working overtime for Windies recall

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad,  CMC-Discarded West Indies cricketer, Jason Mohammed, says he has been working overtime in an effort to repeat the performance that earned him man of the series in the 2011 Regional Super50 tournament.

Buxton, Amelia’s Ward score upsets

Action during the Alpha United- Buxton United semi-final Kashif and Shanghai game at the Buxton Ground on Saturday night. (Orlando Charles photo)

Saturday night’s semi-final football matches at the Buxton Ground can be termed a night of upsets. Buxton United and Amelia’s Ward United pulled off upsets of epic proportions in this year’s 23rd Kashif and Shanghai Football tournament by toppling favourites, Alpha United and Pele to book places in the January 1 final.

Greig will be remembered for pioneering World Series Cricket

Tony Greig

The tributes presented a wide range of personifications. To those who knew him, played with and against him and worked alongside him, Tony Greig was, at one and the same time, ‘combative’, ‘controversial’, ‘spirited’, ‘knowledgeable’, ‘opinionated’, ‘entertaining’, ‘self-confident’.

Greig’s death has come as a shock

Sir Garry Sobers

Sir Garfield Sobers

Sir Garry Sobers on Saturday described Tony Greig, who died of a heart attack in Sydney, Australia, aged 66, as “the kind of cricketer you would always want in your team.” All-rounder Greig, a former England captain and one of the movers behind the formation of Kerry Packer’s World Series Cricket in 1977, was in the World team under Sobers against Australia

Edghill has sights set on bigger things come 2013

Chelsea  Edghill

Following her recent success in Trinidad national junior player Chelsea Edghill is upbeat about her prospects for 2013. In her first interview since tasting success in the women’s singles at the Reliability and Maintenance Super Singles tournament in Trinidad and Tobago, Edghill told Stabroek Sport that