The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) yesterday shortlisted the top performers in the ongoing GCB/Banks DIH Ltd/Digicel National Secondary Schools League in a squad which will commence training on Monday in an effort to select the East Coast Demerara 14 member squads.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC-Windward Islands Volcanoes are hoping that their performance in the recently concluded NAGICO Super 50 can help trigger a change of fortunes for them in the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Professional Cricket League (PCL) which resumes this week.
ST.JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC- Coach of the Leeward Islands Hurricanes, Reginald Benjamin says his players are more prepared mentally to make the most of opposition weaknesses when they resume their campaign in the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Professional Cricket league (PCL) later this week.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Fans with long memories may disagree but West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic believes their last-gasp, extra-time win over Liverpool yesterday will go down as one of the London club’s greatest triumphs.
NAIROBI, (Reuters) – Kenya, with its stellar medal prospects for the Rio Games, caused a stir yesterday when the head of its Olympics committee said the team might withdraw because of Zika, but officials said later it was too soon to decide on the impact of the virus.
PRETORIA, (Reuters) – Centuries from openers Quinton de Kock and Hashim Amla guided South Africa to a seven-wicket victory over England yesterday that kept alive their hopes of winning the five-match series of one-day internationals.
(Reuters) – The Katusha World Tour cycling team have escaped suspension despite two of their riders failing drugs tests in the space of a year, the International Cycling Union (UCI) said yesterday after a disciplinary commission hearing.
(Reuters) – Inexperienced Sri Lanka fast bowlers Kasun Rajitha and Dasun Shanaka took three wickets apiece to bundle out India for 101 and set up a five-wicket victory in the first Twenty20 international yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Two tennis umpires were banned last year, one for life, for breaches of the sport’s Code of Conduct for Officials, governing body the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said yesterday.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC- Assistant Coach of the West Indies Women’s cricket team, Ezra Mosely, says Grenadian leg spinner Afi Fletcher will have a key role to play for the regional side during separate tournaments in South Africa and India.
NAIROBI, (Reuters) – Kenya threatened today to pull its elite runners and other athletes out of the Rio Olympics unless it got assurances they would not be exposed to the Zika virus outbreak in Brazil.
— Keemo Paul hit the winning boundary while skipper Shimron Hetmeyer and opener Tevin Imlach scored half centuries as the West Indies reached the Final Four of the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup
FATULLAH, Bangladesh, CMC – Captain Shimron Hetmyer struck a half-century in a timely return to form while opener Tevin Imlach chipped in with another, as West Indies Under-19s reached the final four of the Under-19 Cricket World Cup with a convincing five-wicket over Pakistan Under-19s here yesterday.