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Windwards storm into Regional Four-day final

Liam Sebastien and the Windward Islands team celebrate their defeat of Trinidad yesterday. (Photo courtesy WICB media)

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Windward Islands stormed into the final of the Regional Four-Day Championship yesterday, crushing Trinidad and Tobago by 234 runs inside three days at Queen’s Park Oval and announcing themselves as legitimate contenders for the Headley/Weekes Trophy.

J/ca in sight of victory despite Carter’s century

Jonathan Carter celebrates his century yesterday. (Photo courtesy WICB media)

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – An unbroken, half-century third-wicket stand between Jermaine Blackwood and Andre McCarthy put Jamaica within sight of victory and overshadowed Jonathan Carter’s second first-class hundred, in the Headley/Weekes Trophy semi-final here yesterday.

CSK crush Delhi Daredevils

(Cricinfo) Chennai Super Kings crushed Delhi Daredevils by 93 runs in a thoroughly one-sided game in Abu Dhabi. Super Kings started steadily after choosing to bat, but Suresh Raina’s busy fifty in the middle and a late surge catapulted them to 177.

Heat, Spurs begin with wins

Lebron James

(The Sports Xchange) – LeBron James recorded 27 points and nine rebounds, and a well-rested guard Dwyane Wade finished with 23 points and five assists to lead the Heat to a 99-88 victory over the Bobcats and a 1-0 lead in its Eastern Conference first-round series.