WELLINGTON, New Zealand, CMC- West Indies captain Darren Sammy has admitted that his plane flight from Dunedin to Wellington for the second test against New Zealand was his scariest for some time .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistani have called rookie left-arm fast bowler Usman Khan Shinwari into the squad for two Twenty20 internationals against Sri Lanka .
WELLINGTON, New Zealand, CMC- Manager of the West Indies cricket team Richie Richardson says the regional side has lost its warrior spirit and desire to be the best in the world .
(The Sports Xchange) - - - - Trail Blazers 105, Jazz 94LaMarcus Aldridge scored a game-high 24 points hours after being named the Western Conference player of the week, lifting the Portland Trail Blazers to a victory over the Utah Jazz .
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) - England captain Alastair Cook has called on his players to search their souls for hidden resolve and dig themselves out of the deepest of Ashes holes, but mining reserves of character may not be enough to counter Mitchell Johnson on Perth’s WACA pitch .
LONDON, CMC - Jamaica Inter-national Ian Goodison has been released on bail following his arrest in connection with his alleged involvement in spot-fixing in British football .
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) - West Indies captain Darren Sammy had little hesitation in asking Brendon McCullum to bat in the first test in Dunedin and would waste even less time in inserting New Zealand if he wins the toss for the second test at the Basin Reserve .
CHITTAGONG, Bangladesh, CMC- The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) wants West Indies Under 19 team to reverse its decision to withdraw from its current tour .
ESPN Caribbean will present live, exclusive coverage of the West Indies tour of New Zealand from today at 4:20 p .
New Amsterdam (NA) United edged the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) 5-4 on penalty kicks after normal time ended 0-0 when the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Premier League continued on Sunday at the Georgetown Football Club ground, Bourda .
CHITTAGONG, Bangladesh, CMC- West Indies coach, Ottis Gibson, says he does not believe the International Cricket Council (ICC) should reveal the results of bowling tests conducted on Shane Shillingford and Marlon Samuels while the second test against New Zealand is underway .
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) - Under-pressure Alastair Cook called on his demoralised England team to search their “souls” after their second straight Ashes test defeat to Australia yesterday, with the skipper among those conducting the deepest introspection .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC- West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach will soon start rehabilitation work after completing surgery for a right shoulder injury in Jamaica .
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) - South Africa have retained the same 15-man squad that saved the series with Pakistan in October for their two home tests against India later this month .
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) - Australia paceman Mitchell Johnson and England all-rounder Ben Stokes have been found not guilty of breaching the code of conduct despite clashing during the second Ashes test, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said yesterday .
Captains of the triumphant teams in the Chico/Kashif & Shanghai Elite Next Generation Football Tournament which kicked off on Sunday, Adasa Campbell (East Ruimveldt) Secondary and Darren Pellew (Ann’s Grove Secondary) described playing in the annual fixture as “a dream come true .
Canadian football star of Guyanese parentage, Dwayne DeRosario along with Gareth Nelson will be in Guyana from December 21 to 24 to witness the Chico/Kashif & Shanghai (K&S) Secondary Schools Football Tournament .
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC- The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced yesterday that Real-Time Snickometer (RTS) will be part of the Decision Review System (DRS) in the remaining two Tests between New Zealand and West Indies to be played in Wellington and Hamilton .
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LONDON, (Reuters) - Formula One is to award double points for the last race of the season in a controversial attempt to keep championships undecided to the very end after four years of Red Bull domination .
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) - Australia’s stunning turnaround from Ashes joke to juggernaut in a few months has been the culmination of good, hard grind and paceman Mitchell Johnson finding himself in a supportive attack, according to captain Michael Clarke .
SAO PAULO, (Reuters) - Shocking violence at a Brazilian championship match this weekend is not an indication of what can be expected when the South American country hosts the World Cup next year, FIFA said yesterday .
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) - Australia will take the same 12-man squad to Perth for the third Ashes test this week after humbling England by 218 runs to win the second match in Adelaide yesterday .
ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, CMC – St Vincent and the Grenadines defeated Grenada by four runs to win the 2013 Windward Islands Twenty20 cricket tournament here on Sunday .
Turfites get ready, the stage is set for the Kennard’s Memorial Turf Club (KMTC) grand horse race meet which is scheduled to run off on Boxing Day at the club’s track at Bush Lot Farm, Corentyne, Berbice .
BRADENTON, Florida, CMC- A 12 year old has created history by becoming the first Jamaican to reach the semi-final of the Eddie Herr Junior Tennis Tournament in the United States .
BERNE, (Reuters) - The match-fixing threat to football could be greatly reduced by the surprisingly simple expedient of making sure that players are paid on time, experts on the subject say .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - Kobe Bryant’s long awaited return to the basketball court began as a wild celebration on Sunday, but ended as a quiet reminder that the rusty All Star has more work ahead to get back to his brilliant best .
(Reuters) - World governing body FIFA named Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Franck Ribery as the three nominations from a 10-player shortlist for the Ballon d’Or award yesterday .
After a grand opening ceremony and march past, East Ruimveldt and Ann’s Grove Secondary Schools came up trumps when the Chico/Kashif & Shanghai Elite Next Generation Football Tournament kicked off yesterday .
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) - Australia captured England’s four remaining wickets within an hour to close out an emphatic 218-run victory in the second Ashes test yesterday and push England to the brink of a humiliating series defeat .
An unbeaten century from President’s XI skipper Vishal Singh ensured a draw for his team yesterday against Berbice despite Royston Crandon’s ton, as the Guyana Cricket Board’s (GCB) senior Inter-County four-day tourney concluded its second round at the Everest Ground .
West Front Road-Gold is Money defeated East Front Road 2-0 when the Guinness Greatest of the Streets Georgetown Zone continued on Saturday at the East Ruimveldt Community Centre tarmac .
THOUSAND OAKS, California, (Reuters) - Tournament host Tiger Woods was denied a sixth win of the year in sensational fashion when he lost the Northwestern Mutual World Challenge in a playoff with Zach Johnson at Sherwood Country Club yesterday .
SAO PAULO, (Reuters) - Dozens of fans fought a savage battle on the terraces at a Brazilian championship match yesterday, interrupting play for more than one hour and leaving at least three people reportedly hospitalised in serious condition .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has withdrawn the Under-19 team from its tour of Bangladesh .
(Reuters) - Openers Quinton de Kock and Hashim Amla smashed centuries as South Africa walloped India by 134 runs in a rain-reduced one-day international at a subdued Kingsmead in Durban yesterday .