ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Regional governing body for cricket, the WICB, has granted Chris Gayle a no-objection certificate (NOC) to play in the lucrative Indian Premier League but says it is “disappointed” in the talismanic opener making himself unavailable for the Pakistan series.
Gros Islet, St Lucia – The West Indies team will be looking to make a winning start as they introduce several new faces to the international stage when they face Pakistan in the Digicel T20 International today.
The following is a statement from the Director of Sport, Neil Kumar, on the tragic passing of netball stalwart Shondell Samaroo
The National Sports Commission, on hearing of the tragic end of Shondel Samaroo, went into complete shock.
Despite the fact that they have progressed to the knockout out round of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Club Championship, President of the Alpha United team Odinga Lumumba is of the view that their work has only now begun.
Hockey in Guyana faces an uncertain future due to a shortage of hockey grounds and unless this situation is urgently addressed it could be the demise of a sport that brought glory to this country over the years.
A new Mayor’s Cup knockout champion will be crowned tonight when Fruta Conquerors and Sunburst Camptown collide in the one million-dollar competition final at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground.
Although the Police Ladies team cannot win the Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA)/Brainstreet Under-15 championships, they delivered the soundest warning to the rest of the teams when they whipped Queen’s College at the Muslim Youth Organisation Ground yesterday.
BOSTON, (Reuters) – The Boston Celtics overcame an inspired performance from Carmelo Anthony to beat the New York Knicks and take a 2-0 lead in their NBA playoff series on Tuesday, while Orlando and Dallas also grabbed victories.
VALENCIA, Spain, (Reuters) – Real Madrid claimed their first trophy under Jose Mourinho when Cristiano Ronaldo’s dramatic extra-time winner secured a 1-0 King’s Cup final victory over arch-rivals Barcelona yesterday.
MUMBAI, (Reuters) – Rohit Sharma belted a last ball six to lift Mumbai Indians to a dramatic seven-wicket win over Pune Warriors while Kerala Kochi Tuskers successfully defended a small total to beat Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League yesterday.
COLOMBO, (Reuters) – Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga will miss the three-test series in England which starts next month.
Chairman of selectors Duleep Mendis said yesterday that the Mumbai Indians paceman was nursing a knee injury and had asked to return home for rehabilitation at the conclusion of the Indian Premier League.