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Samuels fails again as Pune lose

PUNE, India, CMC – Marlon Samuels’s Indian Premier League misery continued yesterday when he failed again with both and bat and ball for Pune Warriors, in an 18-run loss to Deccan Chargers.

Mayweather stretching for Cotto

Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. works on his timing with his uncle and trainer Roger Mayweather during a media workout at his gym Tuesday. Mayweather will challenge Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico for his WBA junior middleweight title at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 5.

Floyd Mayweather Jr., who, if you believe him, hasn’t stretched before lifting, running or training for the entirety of his 16-year professional career, is now doing bikram yoga.

Warm up pool dependent on budget being passed

-Says Director of Sports Neil Kumar

Director of Sports Neil Kumar makes a point at yesterday’s press conference. At right is Abraham  Watson. (Orlando Charles photo)

By Iva Wharton Construction of the 25 metre warm-pool at the National Aquatic Centre, Pattensen, and East Coast Demerara is dependent on whether finances are approved in the National Assembly, Director of Sports Neil Kumar said yesterday.