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Baugh enjoying his return to Windies side

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, CMC – Carlton Baugh Jr believes a change of attitude has been bringing him results on his return to the West Indies team .

Cavs set all-time record losing streak

DALLAS, (Reuters) - The Cleveland Cavaliers hit rock  bottom by losing an NBA-record 25th straight game in a 99-96  defeat to the Dallas Mavericks on Monday, topping the previous  mark they set over two seasons in 1982 .

Freed of captaincy, Gayle will be key for West Indies

Freed of captaincy, Gayle will be key for West Indies

MIAMI, (Reuters) - Chris Gayle heads into the World  Cup with a reputation as one of the world’s most fearsome  strokeplayers but also as a player who needs consistent  big-tournament success to match his undoubted talent .

Tendulkar bears immense burden at World Cup

Tendulkar bears immense burden at World Cup

LONDON, (Reuters) - Sachin Tendulkar, possessor of  every one-day batting record worth holding, carries an  unparalleled weight of expectation over the course of the next  two months .

South Africa’s Kallis has World Cup point to prove

South Africa’s Kallis has World Cup point to prove

JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) - Jacques Kallis, South  Africa’s likely key performer in the subcontinent, has  unfinished business with the World Cup .

Fearless Sehwag aims to get India off to good start

Fearless Sehwag aims to get India off to good start

NEW DELHI,  (Reuters) - Flawless hand-eye coordination  and a simple batting philosophy where half-measures have no  place allow Virender Sehwag to compensate for other shortcomings  and make himself invaluable to India .

National Park re-surfacing to be extended to tennis courts - Kumar

National Park re-surfacing to be extended to tennis courts – Kumar

Director of Sport Neil Kumar stated yesterday that the project for the re-surfacing of the National Park circuit and the E .

Fire Hawks trounce Rockerz 65-45

-as Mash basketball tournament begins in NA

The Fyrish Fire Hawks and the Smythfield Rockerz were the first two teams to go head-to-head in the Mashramani basketball tournament launched Monday at the New Amsterdam basketball court .

Morgan out of World Cup with broken finger

Morgan out of World Cup with broken finger

LONDON, (Reuters) - England’s World Cup hopes suffered  a severe setback yesterday when their leading one-day batsman  Eoin Morgan was ruled out of the tournament with a broken finger  that requires surgery .

Australia’s Hussey, Hauritz out of World Cup

SYDNEY, (Reuters) - Australia batsman Mike Hussey and  spinner Nathan Hauritz have been ruled out of the World Cup  through injury and will be replaced by Callum Ferguson and Jason  Krejza, Cricket Australia said yesterday .

Injured Kumar out of Indian World Cup squad

Injured Kumar out of Indian World Cup squad

MUMBAI, (Reuters) - India paceman Praveen Kumar has  been ruled out of the World Cup due to an elbow injury and will  be replaced by Shanthakumaran Sreesanth, the Indian cricket  board (BCCI) said yesterday .

Farfan and Mendes enters 15th year of sponsoring U-15 cricket

Farfan and Mendes Ltd has again sponsored another year of cricket for the Rose Hall Town Youth and Sports Club under-15 team for the 15th successive year .

Brown wrecks Guyana

Brown wrecks Guyana

NAIN, Jamaica, CMC – A penetrative spell from Odean Brown helped holders Jamaica take the first step towards retaining the WICB Regional first-class championship title, with a 165-run victory over Guyana yesterday .

First round of matches

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Points standings after the first round of matches in the WICB Regional first-class championship yesterday:Combined Campuses & Colleges 12 points  .

Lashley wins against 41 golfers

Lashley wins against 41 golfers

Banks DIH Executive Mark Lashley whetted his appetite and signalled a return to form on Saturday by claiming victory in the Stag Beer Mashramani Medal Play Golf tournament sponsored by Ansa McAl Trading Inc .