The Christopher Barnwell-led Guyana team, which has the dependable Shivnarine Chanderpaul as the vice captain, will open its quest for honours in this year’s NAGICO Super50 limited overs tournament against Ireland in a Zone A encounter the Caribbean Media Corporation announced yesterday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC- Injury has forced one of Jamaica’s leading netballers, Romelda Aiken, out of the squad for the Zeo Tri-Nation series scheduled to take place in England from January 17-21
Aiken, currently in Australia with herprofessional team the Queensland Firebirds, has an injured knee and was not named in the strong 12-member team.
(Reuters) – Younus Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq steadied the Pakistan second innings with an unbroken 113-run stand after their team appeared to be heading for a heavy defeat by losing three quick wickets in the second test against Sri Lanka in Dubai yesterday.
(The Sports Xchange) — The New York Knicks continued their great start to 2014 by registering the most impressive victory in a run of four wins in five games on Thursday, a 102-92 triumph over defending NBA champions Miami Heat at Madison Square Garden.
All-rounder Christopher Barnwell was yesterday named skipper of the Guyana team and veteran West Indies batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul will be his deputy for the upcoming Nagico Super 50 2014 set to start on January 30 in Trinidad and Tobago.
National Coach Esaun Crandon is confident that the discipline displayed by the cricketers during the recent training sessions and the first practice game is a positive sign for the team gearing up for this month’s Regional Super 50 tournament.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Theo Walcott’s mental strength and dedication will help him come back stronger from the knee injury that has ended his season and ruled him out of the World Cup, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said yesterday.
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC-Former West Indies Cricket captain Brian Lara is to compete for a place on Trinidad and Tobago’s national team for the upcoming Caribbean Amateur Golf Championship (CAGC) in Puerto Rico.
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) – South Africa wicketkeeper AB de Villiers will undergo hand surgery today, but is expected to be fit for the upcoming series against Australia, a Cricket South Africa spokesman said yesterday.
DURBAN, (Reuters) – Former British Open champion Darren Clarke reaped an early reward from a new fitness regime with a three-under-par 69 in the opening round of the Volvo Golf Champions tournament yesterday.