MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Roger Federer and Serena Williams showed there was plenty of life left in their relatively old legs by easing into the third round of the Australian Open on a day when sweltering heat tested the stamina of thirtysomething and teenager alike.
Big shot: Vishal Singh during his innings of 82 yesterday in the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) senior Inter County four-day match between Demerara and the President’s XI at the Demerara Cricket Club ground, Queenstown.
GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – Guyana withstood a late charge from Leeward Islands to carve out a 14-run win and take a huge stride towards a spot in the playoffs of the Caribbean Twenty20 here Thursday night.
DHAKA, (Reuters) – The growing popularity of Twenty20 internationals will not harm test cricket because the two formats of the game can thrive together, former West Indies captain Brian Lara said today.
GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – Talismanic opener Chris Gayle is set to join Jamaica’s squad for the Caribbean Twenty20.
The big-hitting left-hander will replace the injured Andre McCarthy in the line up and is expected to play the side’s final match of the preliminary round against Combined Campuses and Colleges tomorrow.
GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – The Bravo brothers underlined Trinidad and Tobago’s championship credentials when they pummelled high quality unbeaten half-centuries to inspire a comfortable eight-wicket win over Windward Islands here Tuesday night.