SOUTHAMPTON, England, (Reuters) – Kevin Pietersen continued his return to form by hammering 85 but captain Andrew Strauss failed again as England took a firm grip on the third day of the third and final test against Sri Lanka yesterday.
Alpha ‘The Hammer’ United are mere steps away from competing with some of the top clubs in the CONCACAF Champions League (CCL) but first they have to finish in the top three of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) when the final rounds are held here on May 25 and 27.
By Treiston Joseph
The National Sports Commission (NSC) in collaboration with the Rising Star Athletic Club will host an Independence Day 5km road race on May 29, commencing at 16:00hrs from the Ministry of Culture Youth and Sports Head Office, Main Street.
BASSETERRE, St Kitts, CMC – Following a double failure in the Guyana Test, West Indies vice-captain Brendan Nash will be hoping to come good when he revisits his happy hunting ground Warner Park for the second Test starting tomorrow.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Four changes to a winning Sri Lanka team, only one of them injury-enforced, created a brief flurry of concern among their supporters before the World Cup final against India in Mumbai on April 2.
When Guyana’s Golden Jaguars square off with Barbados National squad in two friendly international football matches this weekend in Linden and Georgetown the local squad will be looking to impress ahead of several forthcoming international engagements.
Regal Mahaica Queens and Mahaica Princesses stormed into the female semifinals while D’ Edward SC booked the remaining male semifinal berth in the Regal Stationery and Computer Centre over-35 males 20/20 and females open 10/10 softball cricket tournament last weekend at various venues organized by the Guyana Softball League.
MUMBAI, (Reuters) – For a show it was hard to beat: A DJ blasted Bollywood songs, fans decked out in the colours of the home side danced in the aisles, and the wife of the billionaire team owner perched on an electric-blue sofa near the Mumbai Indians’ dugout.
The MA Chidambaram Stadium continued to be a fortress that couldn’t be breached, as Chennai sealed a seventh straight win at home to end Kochi Tuskers Kerala’s maiden IPL campaign on a disappointing note.