While remnants of their meek batting capitulations in the three-day format reared its head again, the Windward Islands held on for a 56-run victory over the Leeward Islands yesterday at the Demerara Cricket Club in the first round of the WICB limited-overs tournament.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago coach Otto Pfister believes his side has a great chance of qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, despite what appears a difficult qualifying draw.
BIRMINGHAM, England, (Reuters) – England captain Andrew Strauss and India’s Mahendra Singh Dhoni played down the significance of the world rankings for different reasons yesterday ahead of the third test.
BIRMINGHAM, England, (Reuters) – England captain Andrew Strauss has been given no indication that the third test against India will not go ahead as scheduled in Birmingham yesterday despite inner city rioting and looting.
Pele Football Club downed BK Western Tigers 3-0 Sunday night to cart off the $1,000,000 prize when the inaugural Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GT&T) Company Fastball Tournament concluded at the National Stadium, Providence while the Trophy Stall Allstars won the female version of the tournament.
Guyana had to settle for a silver medal following their 6-0 drubbing at the hands of Uruguay in the final of the Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF) Women’s Challenge Cup yesterday at the Deodoro Hockey Complex in neighbouring Brazil.
As the West Indies Players Association (WIPA) and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) sat around the conference of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) in Port-of-Spain yesterday, WIPA president Dinanath Ramnarine made it clear that with no Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) cricket will be crippled in the Caribbean.
The 50-overs leg of this year West Indies Under-19 competition gets underway today with three matches.
In one of those fixtures sees defending champions Trinidad, who finished second place in the three-day competition that concluded on Friday, tackles struggling home side Guyana at the G.C.C Ground Bourda from 10 am.
Kares Engineering inaugural 10/10 Tapeball competition continued on Saturday with seven more teams advancing to the next round of competition in the Georgetown zone at the Ministry of Education ground, Carifesta Avenue.
MIAMI, (Reuters) – In calm seas, 61-year-old American swimmer Diana Nyad stroked north on Monday into the Florida Straits in her bid to set a new world record with a 103-mile (166 km) crossing from Cuba to Key West in Florida.