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Sammy upbeat despite Edwards’s injury

HOVE, England,  CMC – Fitness doubts remain over leading fast bowler Fidel Edwards as West Indies’ tour of England  which formally started here  yesterday, but captain Darren Sammy has backed the speedster to recover in time for the Lord’s opening Test in 12 days time.

Somerset not suing Gayle

LONDON, England,  CMC – Somerset County have decided not to take legal action against West Indies batsman Chris Gayle over his aborted Twenty20 contract.

CFU says GFF’s correspondence ‘unfortunate and inappropriate’

Odinga Lumumba

By Iva Wharton Acting General Secretary of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Damien Hughes has described the contents of a letter written by the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) in relation to their objection to the process by which Guyana’s Alpha United were eliminated from the CFU Club Championships as “unfortunate and inappropriate.” The GFF had written CFU stating that they had a “major difficulty” with respect to the formula used in arriving at the teams to advance out of the respective groups.

A spring of hope

Cosmo Hamilton

By Cosmo Hamilton As seasons go in continents such as North America and Europe winters are cold and austere. Days are short and the nights are long; winds are icy and snow is a regular event.