(Cricinfo) It is a measure of England’s pace-bowling resources that speculation surrounding the naming of their squad for the third Test against West Indies centres on the possibility of both senior quicks being rested.
BOSTON (Reuters) – The Boston Celtics ramped up on defence to re-energise their playoff ambitions with a 101-91 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday, their first win in the NBA Eastern Conference finals series.
DUBLIN, Ohio (Reuters) – American journeyman Spencer Levin stole the limelight from four-times champion Tiger Woods at the Memorial tournament yesterday, twice chipping in to grab a one-shot lead in the wind-buffeted third round.
In the brief time since an enforced change to his previously suspect action transformed him from average off-spinner into the rarity of mesmerising variety, Sunil Narine has become the most exciting new name in the game.
BELFAST (Reuters) – The flame for the London Olympics arrived in Northern Ireland yesterday in a celebration that would have seemed impossible a generation earlier amid a bloody war between Catholic Irish nationalists and pro-British Protestants.
By Emmerson Campbell
Larry Mendez, Coach of Trinidad and Tobago’s 15’s rugby team, the Calypso Warriors, is upbeat about his team’s chances when they tackle the local ruggers today at the Providence National Stadium in the Southern Zone of the NACRA Regional Qualifiers for the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Guyana’s Golden Jaguars bounced back from their opening 7-1 practice game defeat versus the Colombian senior team, with a hard fought 1-1 draw against top Colombian club team Santa Fe on Tuesday at the Fortaleza Training Camp ground.
(Reuters) – With their 20-game winning streak over and facing a charged-up Oklahoma City Thunder team looking to tie the Western Conference finals, the San Antonio Spurs know they must recover quickly from Thursday’s 102-82 defeat.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Usain Bolt’s achievements are so extraordinary that the Jamaican’s sensational 9.76 seconds 100 metres victory in Rome on Thursday was greeted as a mere “return to form” after his sluggish outing in Ostrava last week.