Sports

Glimmer of hope

Darren Bravo

West  Indies have only once toured England without at least one truly special, not to mention great, batsman in their ranks.

Chennai keep playoff hopes alive

Chennai Super Kings kept their playoff hopes alive with a ruthless performance that cut the table-leaders Delhi Daredevils to size. Super Kings shook Daredevils out of their comfort zone by letting them set a target, and they came a cropper on a lively pitch, plodding to 114.

Beat the foreigners

-Local cyclists urged to win to demonstrate Guyana’s independence

Minister of Culture, Youth and Sports, Dr. Frank Anthony along with Permanent Secretary Alfred King, cyclists and national cycling Coach Hassan Mohamed pose for a photo opportunity at the sports ministry after the official send off of the cyclists for the 30th annual three–stage race.

By Emmerson Campbell The nation’s top cyclists were urged to win this year’s Independence Three-Stage cycle road race by Minister of Sport Dr.

Besieged Windies facing heavy defeat after limp display

Ravi Rampaul

NORTHAMPTON, England, CMC – Embattled West Indies were facing the prospect of an innings defeat after their bowlers let England Lions off the hook and their batsmen then suffered their second collapse in as many days, on the second day of their four-day match here yesterday.