-Listless Windies slump to second defeat as Bishoo again impresses
GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC – New-look West Indies suffered more agony yesterday when they slumped to a seven-wicket loss to Pakistan in the second One-Day International, to fall behind 2-0 in the five match series.
Gros Islet, St Lucia – West Indies Cricket Board Chief Executive Officer Dr. Ernest Hilaire was interviewed on the Line & Length Network yesterday during the Second Digicel ODI between West Indies and Pakistan at the Beausejour Cricket Grounds.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – Captain Kraigg Brathwaite and Anthony Alleyne stroked centuries as West Indies Under-19s surged ahead of Australia Under-19s on the second day of their three-day “Test” here yesterday.
CHENNAI, (Reuters) – Mike Hussey’s half-century and three wickets from Albie Morkel earned champions Chennai Super Kings a 25-run victory against Pune Warriors in the Indian Premier League (IPL) yesterday.
- week of activities continue today with Pele and Santos clash
By Treiston Joseph
The 40th anniversary celebrations for the Pele Football Club continued yesterday with a luncheon in honor of Lennox Arthur and Clyde Browne founder and co-founder of the club at the Cara Lodge Suite, on Quamina Street.
Former national chess champion Wendell Meusa with six points was declared the winner of the Caribbean Container Incorporated (CCI) Chess Tournament hosted by the Guyana Chess Federation (GCF)which ended on Sunday.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Captain Kraigg Brathwaite and Anthony Alleyne both made superb centuries as West Indies Under-19s made 426-8 declared against Australia Under-19s on the second day of their three-day Test match yesterday.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – Indian police arrested the former chief organiser of the Delhi Commonwealth Games yesterday as part of a crackdown on corruption, embarrassing the government as it fights major state polls.
BELGRADE, (Reuters) – A change of diet has played a major role in Novak Djokovic’s unbeaten run this year, the world number two said yesterday after receiving a hero’s welcome from fans in his home town.
Junior breaststroke specialist Jessica Stephenson collected Guyana’s first gold medal of the CARIFTA Games Swimming Championships when she won the girls 15 – 17 200m breaststroke event late Saturday in Barbados.
Alisha Fortune continued to showcase her supremacy as Guyana’s best female sprinter when she won the 100m yesterday at the Mini Athletic meet hosted by the Guyana Police Force (GPF) at the Eve Leary Sports Club Ground.