SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Sachin Tendulkar and Shane Warne are backing a new Twenty20 league for former cricketing greats that will be played in cities around the world from later this year, the Australian newspaper reported yesterday.
(The Sports Xchange) – Forward LeBron James compiled 15 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds as the Cleveland Cavaliers eliminated the Chicago Bulls with a 94-73 win in Game Six of their Eastern Conference semi-final series on Thursday night.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, CMC- West Indies Women suffered a six wicket defeat against Sri Lanka Women in the second One Day International (ODI) of a four match series at the R Premadasa Stadium here yesterday.
BELFAST, Northern Ireland, CMC-Trinidad and Tobago’s senior netball team crashed to a 42-63 defeat against England in their opening match of the Netball Europe ranking competition and Open Championship here on Thursday.
`Lewis kicked down the door that said world champions only, no Guyanese allowed’
Andrew ‘Sixhead’ Lewis, Guyana’s first world boxing champion and one of the nation’s iconic sports figures, was laid to rest during a tearful home going ceremony yesterday.
(WICB) ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The Selection Panel of the West Indies Cricket Board announced a 13-member squad yesterday for a Tour Match against Australia from Wednesday, May 27, to Friday, May 29, at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground here.
MUMBAI, India, CMC – West Indies Twenty20 star Kieron Pollard bowled a superb final over to limit Sunil Narine’s Kolkata Knight Riders and guide Mumbai Indians to an exciting five-run victory in the Indian Premier League here yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – An emotional Anfield will witness the end of an era tomorrow when Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard makes his final home appearance after more than 700 games and 17 years playing for his boyhood club.
(Reuters) – Alberto Contador’s Giro D’Italia hopes suffered a blow when the overall leader dislocated his shoulder after being involved in a high-speed pile-up at the end of the 183-km sixth stage on Thursday.