(Reuters) - Pakistan are two wickets away from a comprehensive victory over New Zealand in the first test after the tourists slumped to 174-8 in their second innings at stumps on the fourth day in Abu Dhabi yesterday .
(Reuters) - Tamim Iqbal and Imrul Kayes set a new record opening partnership for Bangladesh when the left-handed duo added 224 for the first wicket in the third test against Zimbabwe at Chittagong yesterday .
BERLIN, (Reuters) - The German government yesterday will unveil a draft bill that foresees jail terms and stiff fines for top athletes, coaches and managers who use or acquire banned substances, in an effort to crack down on drug users in elite sports .
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PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Chairman of selectors Alec Burns says West Indies left-hander Darren Bravo was left out of Trinidad and Tobago’s squad for the two opening matches of the WICB Professional Cricket League, because of his failure to make himself available to cricket authorities here .
She came, she saw and she gained numerous fans mainly schoolchildren which, to US hurdler Kristi Castlin, was her biggest joy when she visited the Land of Many Waters last week .
Assad Fudadin, the Guyana Jaguars Vice-Captain said he believes that consistency, form and fitness among the players could result in success for the local side during the 2014/15 season of the West Indies Cricket Board’s (WICB) Professional Cricket League tournament which bowls off this Friday at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence .
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Berbice Football Association (BFA) president Clay Flatts said his association is willing to participate in the Kashif and Shanghai tourney once it is approved by the GFF Normalisation Committee and as such, is not in preparation to stage a yearend event .
SYDNEY, Australia – Stylish right-hander Stafanie Taylor narrowly missed out on her sixth One-Day International hundred when she carved out a brilliant 95, but West Indies Women could not capitalise and went down by three wickets to Australia Women in the opening game of the ICC Women’s Championship here yesterday .
(Reuters) - Tom Latham struck his maiden test century but New Zealand crumbled to 262 all out, conceding a 304-run first-innings lead as well as control of the first test to Pakistan in Abu Dhabi yesterday .
HARARE, (Reuters) - Zimbabwe’s four-day domestic season did not get under way as planned yesterday when players from four teams refused to take the field .
Golden Jaguars International Pernell Schultz powered Caledonia AIA to a come-from-behind 3-1 victory over Defence Force registering his first top flight hat-trick in their colours on Tuesday at the Marvin Lee Stadium, Trinidad in the Digicel Pro League .
Says Delvon Mc Ewan Just two days before the Regional Professional Cricket League (PCL) bowls off, the big question within the local cricket fraternity is whether the Guyana batsmen can deliver with the bat in an effort to see the Guyana Jaguars win the inaugural tournament .
Guyana Jaguars head coach Esaun Crandon said he did not expect less from the quartet of Captain Leon Johnson, Veerasammy Permaul, Devendra Bishoo and Raymon Reifer who topped their physical training assessment at the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) ground on Monday .
The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GT&T) company is continuing its support of women’s hockey by outfitting the national side with team kits for their Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in Vera Cruz, Mexico from November 15-23 .
President of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Drubahadur on behalf of the GCB’s developmental outreach programme last Sunday donated a complete cricket gear kit to the Bayrock Cricket Club of Linden .
Tournament coordinator of the annual Mayor’s Cup football tournament and former national coach Lennox Arthur said yesterday that this year’s tournament has been officially rescheduled to January 17, 2015 to avoid clashes with the traditional yearend tournaments .
Professional boxing is set to return to the Ancient County next month when Mark Thom Promotions stages a three-fight card on December 13 at the Area-H ground in Rose Hall, .
SYDNEY, (Reuters) - Former Australia captain Allan Border has called for an end to Twenty20 internationals outside the World Cup and hopes the 50-over game will not be allowed to "wither and die" .
Patanjalee “Pur” Persaud continued his impressive form this season when won the fifth Citizens Bank Players Championship while Pacifiers carted off the GT Beer team title at Sunday’s GT Beer/Citizens Bank sponsored Golf Classic at the Lusignan Golf Course, East Coast Demerara .
POTCHEFSTROOM, South Africa, CMC – Chris Gayle blasted another half-century while Andre Russell suffered the indignity of a first ball ‘duck’, as Lions beat Knights in a thrilling Super Over in the South African Ram Slam T20 League here Sunday .
There was a changing of the guard when Lennox Braithwaite and Peter Persaud were declared the Senior and Junior champions at the Guyana National Rifle Association (GNRA) National Senior and Junior Fullbore shooting Championships which ended Sunday at the Timehri Rifle and Pistol ranges .
(Reuters) - Ahmed Shehzad hit a career-best 176 while Younus Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq struck unbeaten centuries before Pakistan declared their first innings on 566 for three wickets in the first test against New Zealand in Abu Dhabi yesterday .
SYDNEY, Australia, CMC- West Indies Women will square-off with Australia Women today in a top-of-the-table clash in round two of the ICC Women’s Championship .
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC- All rounder Rayad Emrit has been confirmed as captain of the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force team, replacing Denesh Ramdin, for the Professional Cricket League (PCL) starting Friday, cricket authorities here have said .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC- Senior West Indies middle-order batsman Marlon Samuels is in breach of selection policy and so does not qualify to represent the Jamaica Franchise in the new Professional Cricket League starting on Friday, the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) has announced .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Woe betide any ticket holder who got stuck in the queue for an ice cream at the O2 Arena yesterday — the action might have been all over by the time they returned to their pricey seat .
Guyana Jaguars lone fast-bowler Ronsford Beaton believes that his recent form with the ball can stand him in good stead during the first-round of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) inaugural Franchise 4-day tournament which begins this Friday at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence .
DELHI, India, CMC- The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) says it has received a letter of apology from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) for the sudden and dramatic cancellation by the senior West Indies cricketers from their tour of India .
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC- Promising allrounder Yannick Cariah smashed an unbeaten century in Trinidad and Tobago’s final practice match in preparation for the opening round of the Professional Cricket League (PCL) four-day competition starting on Friday .
The final preparations are now being made for Sunday’s third and final leg of the Caribbean Motor Racing Championships (CMRC) .
Male Suriname Volleyball top team Yelyco Sunday night outplayed local side Achievers in last weekend’s third annual Guyana Volleyball Federation (GVF) in collaboration with GUYOIL/Tradewind Tankers International invitational festival played at the National Gymnasium .
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By Delvon Mc Ewan The Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA)/Noble House Seafoods second-division, two-day semifinals between Everest Cricket Club and host Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) ended in a draw after the entire second day was abandoned due to rain .
Hardcore Gym’s Vijai Rahim and Life’s Gym Chloe Hunter were the overall winners of the Senior Powerlifting Championships held yesterday at the St .