PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) wants government here to examine the possibility of creating a lottery to fund sporting entities .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago are eyeing a live-in camp in Venezuela as they beef up their preparations for the final round CONCACAF qualifiers for next year’s FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Mexico .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Guyana will face a tough clash when they do battle in next month’s Group E qualifiers for the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – West Indies A batsman Jonathan Carter produced a strong all-round performance to fire Barbados to a six-wicket win over Combined Campuses and Colleges with an over to spare in a Twenty20 warm-up game here yesterday .
NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Milwaukee Bucks point guard Earl Boykins has been suspended for one game without pay for making intentional contact with a game official, the NBA said yesterday .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Cricket authorities here have given batting legend Brian Lara an opening invitation to play the Twenty20 format for the national side .
Reigning Caribbean Twenty-20 champions Guyana begin a three-match campaign in Trinidad’s Cricket Festival T20 series today at Guaracara Park, Pointe-a-Pierre, and, according to team coach, Ravindranauth Seeram, the team is “about fully fit and ready to go .
Guyana’s cricketers led by Ramnaresh Sarwan are anxious to underline their claim for back-to-back titles in the regional T20 Championships with victory over Trinidad and Tobago in a four-team warm-up competition which gets underway today at Guaracara Park in Pointe-a-Pierre .
-Grenada national player Kithson Bain slams home a double against Netrockers as Alpha United rushes into semi-final round with 5-1 rompBakewell Topp XX and Alpha ‘The Hammer’ United scored contrasting wins on Boxing Night to reach the semifinal round of the 21st Kashif and Shanghai football tournament .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - England’s Jonathan Trott overcame a painful blow to the knee to strike a brave century as he and Matt Prior savaged Australia’s attack late yesterday to put the tourists in a strong position to retain the Ashes .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Australia captain Ricky Ponting was fined 40 percent of his match fee after his frustration over a TV referral decision boiled over into an ugly row with umpire Aleem Dar on the second day of the fourth Ashes test yesterday .
DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - India ended an extraordinary second day of the second test against South Africa with a 166-run lead after 18 wickets fell at Kingsmead yesterday .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistan added injury-blighted paceman Sohail Tanvir to their squad in New Zealand yesterday, just two weeks after he was ruled out of the trip with a knee problem .
AUCKLAND, (Reuters) - Pace bowler Tim Southee ripped through Pakistan’s batting order before opener Martin Guptill smashed a quick-fire half century to help New Zealand to a five-wicket win over Pakistan in the first Twenty20 international on Sunday .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Newly appointed Jamaica coach Gus Logie says he is preparing his side for any eventuality as they intensify their preparations for next month’s Caribbean Twenty20 Championships .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Chelsea’s worrying slump turned into a full-blown crisis when the Premier League champions were comfortably beaten 3-1 by Arsenal at The Emirates yesterday .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - The Miami Heat gave their fans some Christmas cheer with a dominating 96-80 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday .
SYDNEY, (Reuters) - “Humiliation of a century”, “Pathetic Aussies hit Ashes low”, “Ponting’s men humiliated” — local newspapers pulled no punches after what one described as Australia’s “worst cricketing day for 100 years” .
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, (Reuters) - Tony Parker scored 20 points and made 14 assists to help the San Antonio Spurs rebound from their worst loss of the season with a 94-80 victory over the Washington Wizards on Sunday .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Despite Trinidad and Tobago’s Digicel Caribbean Cup failure, the T&T Football Federation’s technical adviser Keith Look Loy believes the country still made good progress during the year .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – The Jamaica Cricket Association plans to follow Barbados’ lead in offering retainer contracts to their players but says ailing finances will prevent them from doing so in the short term .
LONDON, (Reuters) - A Bulgarian, an Argentine and a Dutchman lit up the start of England’s traditional festive fixture bonanza as unbeaten Manchester United tightened their grip at the top of the Premier League on Sunday .
SYDNEY, (Reuters) - "Humiliation of a century", "Pathetic Aussies hit Ashes low", "Ponting's men humiliated" -- local newspapers pulled no punches after what one described as Australia's "worst cricketing day for 100 years" .
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, (Reuters) - Tony Parker scored 20 points and made 14 assists to help the San Antonio Spurs rebound from their worst loss of the season with a 94-80 victory over the Washington Wizards yesterday .
Asks Tony CozierTwo names leapt off the computer screen last week from the e-mail announcing the preliminary West Indies 30 for the forthcoming World Cup .
The year 2010 was a great year for the Guyana Floodlight Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA) which embarked on fundraising activities and which gave monetary donations to the Pakistan Flood Relief and to Haiti .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - The Miami Heat gave their fans some Christmas cheer with a dominating 96-80 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers yesterday .
ST JOHN’S – For the second year running, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB)?will incur significant financial losses in staging the Caribbean Twenty20 Championship, chief executive Ernest Hilaire has said .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Australia captain Ricky Ponting tested out his broken finger during fielding and throwing drills yesterday and said he was hopeful of playing the fourth Ashes test against England ‘pain-free’ .
Linden’s Bakewell Topp XX and Netrockers snatched the last two quarterfinal spots on Thursday night by pulling out victories against their opponents in the 2010 Kashif and Shanghai Tournament at the Mackenzie Sports Complex (MSC) Ground .
(BBC) Ian Bell looks set to stay at six in England’s batting order for the fourth Ashes Test in Melbourne tomorrow .
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Guyana captain Ramnaresh Sarwan says his side will be focused on repeating their success in next month’s Caribbean Twenty20 Championship, to prove to detractors they were worthy champions of the 2010 showpiece .
LONDON, England, CMC – Stephen Ames’ prolonged injury layoff has resulted in his continued slide in the Official World Golf Rankings .
DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - India will welcome back paceman Zaheer Khan from injury to bolster an attack that was pulverized by South Africa in a one-sided first test when the second test starts in Durban tomorrow .
THE VALLEY, Anguilla, CMC – Leeward Islands selectors have reversed an earlier decision and included batsman Montcin Hodge in their 23-man training squad for next month’s Caribbean Twenty20 Championship .
ORLANDO, (Reuters) - The Orlando Magic ended a poor run of form by surging to a 123-101 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday, the stunning triumph snapping the visiting team’s 10-game winning streak .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Under-fire Trinidad and Tobago football coach Russell Latapy seems poised to hold onto his job, at least through the Christmas holidays .