….. Zeeburg, School of Nations and East Ruimveldt record wins
Friendship Secondary upset defending East Bank Demerara champions Camille’s Institute to book a place in the final of the 2016 edition of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) National Secondary School Cricket League (NSSCL) following their showdown on Monday.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – West Indies’ nightmare run against Pakistan showed no imminent sign of abating as they slumped to a 133-run defeat in the second Test here yesterday, to concede the three-match series without so much as a whimper.
DAMBULLA, Sri Lanka, CMC – A combined batting and bowling effort by West Indies A propelled them to a commanding 165-run victory over Sri Lanka A in the first unofficial One Day International (ODI) at the Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium here yesterday.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, CMC –West Indies captain Jason Holder has brushed aside suggestions that he is under “pressure” as a result of a series of losses by the regional side on its current tour of the United Arab Emirates.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Daniel Sturridge sent Liverpool into the League Cup quarter-finals and gave his manager a reminder of his talents with two clinical goals in a 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur yesterday.
DAMBULLA, Sri Lanka, CMC –Opener Kyle Hope says he is disappointed that he was not able to register his first List A century but is delighted his contribution helped to lay the foundation for West Indies A’s opening victory against Sri Lanka A yesterday.
Chandrapaul Hemraj yesterday struck an unbeaten ton on the first of three days of game simulation matches for the Guyana Jaguars as part of their preparation ahead of the upcoming Professional Cricket League (PCL) Regional season.
LONDON, (Reuters) – England have named an unchanged squad for their tour of India with their all-time leading wicket-taker James Anderson not included in the initial 16-man list for the five-test series, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said yesterday.
—Saddened Pele pays tribute to “friend and brother”
RIO DE JANEIRO, (Reuters) – Carlos Alberto, who scored one of the greatest goals in World Cup history while captaining Brazil to glory in the 1970 final against Italy, has died aged 72 following a heart attack.