The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has joined with cricket fans across the region to encourage television companies operating in the Caribbean to secure the television broadcast rights for the ongoing West Indies v New Zealand Test, ODI and T20 series.
TORONTO, Canada, CMC-Former West Indies batsman Gus Logie has been sacked as the coach of Canada, Cricket Canada announced yesterday.
Logie’s dismissal follows Canada’s recent failure in the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, where they missed out on securing a spot in the 2014 tournament.
The Guyana Beverage Company Incorporated via their Busta soft-drink brand, yesterday poured over $1.5 million into the 10th annual Rose Hall Town & Youth Sports Club (RHTYSC) Champion of Champions Cricket Tournament.
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil, (Reuters) – Three stadiums hosting matches at next year’s World Cup finals will not be ready by FIFA’s end-of-year deadline, the general secretary of world soccer’s governing body said yesterday.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Resurgent Australia had enigmatic paceman Mitchell Johnson to thank for their crushing win over England in Brisbane and will put their hopes on another unknown quantity when the coin is tossed for the second Ashes test in Adelaide.
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil, (Reuters) – FIFA will go ahead with its controversial decision to stage World Cup matches at midday in tropical venues, president Sepp Blatter said yesterday as soccer’s governing body announced a bafflingly complex procedure for Friday’s draw.
(The Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Monday’s National Basketball Association games.
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Spurs 102, Hawks 100
Tim Duncan hit the game-winning basket with four-10ths of a second to go, giving the San Antonio Spurs a 102-100 win over the Atlanta Hawks.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC- World athlete of the year Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce has announced plans to compete in more 60m sprints as part of an overall effort to beat the 22 second time barrier in the 200m.
BUENOS AIRES, (Reuters) – Lionel Messi began the second phase of recovery from the injury that has sidelined the Barcelona forward until next month with a physiotherapy session at Argentina’s training complex on Monday.
MUMBAI (Reuters) – England captain Alastair Cook has received a welcome boost ahead of this week’s Ashes clash against Australia after he was named skipper of the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) test team of the year yesterday.
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil, (Reuters) – The prize money at next year’s World Cup finals will be increased by at least a third from that on offer in South Africa in 2010, FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke said yesterday.
(Reuters) – Brendon McCullum ended a barren run of scores and three-year century drought as he and Ross Taylor tore apart a weakened West Indies attack to drive the hosts to 367 for three at the close of the first day of the opening test today.
Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) Tigers defeated Malvern of Trinidad and Tobago 4-2 in the women’s final when the Diamond Mineral Water International Indoor Hockey Festival concluded on Sunday at the National Gymnasium on Mandela Avenue.