CANBERRA, Australia, CMC – Captain Darren Sammy says he expects West Indies and Australia to pick up from where they left off in the Caribbean last year, when they played to a thrilling 2-2 tie in a similar five-match one-day series.
Malteenoes Sports Club notched up a six-wicket victory and the Police Sports Club won by the same margin on the second and final day’s play of the Georgetown Cricket Association/Hadi’s World Incorporated first division two-day competition yesterday.
While it was expected that Guyana’s Super50 squad named for the upcoming West Indies Cricket Board’s Regional limited overs competition would contain a great number of the players who participated in the recent Caribbean T20 competition the fact that some seven players from the T20 squad are in the Guyana 13-member squad for the Regional Four-Day Competition must be cause for concern.
—looking at possibility of artificial turf, female football, clinics for Pee Wee footballers also planned
The development of female football, clinics for under 11 and under 13 players and other developmental programmes are on the cards of the just elected executive of the Georgetown Football Association (GFA).
CANBERRA, Australia, CMC – West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson said yesterday the Caribbean side needed to make the most of tomorrow’s warm-up clash with the Prime Minister’s XI, as they prepare to face Australia in a five-match one-day series starting later in the week.
Richard Ishmael Secondary compliments of Roneldo Dover hat trick crushed an insipid Central High 5-0 in the latest round of the Milo U20 school tournament played at the Ministry of Education Ground, Carifesta Avenue.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic became the first man to win three successive Australian Open titles in the professional era when he beat third seed Andy Murray 6-7 7-6 6-3 6-2 in a battle of attrition yesterday.