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Captains’ futures at stake in series

Darren Sammy and Brendon McCullum have both had moments to savour as captains at international level but the pair begin this contest with major questions hanging over them

Brendon McCullum

(Cricinfo) Captains have plenty to think about before a Test series begins – media commitments, which XI to select and the decision at the toss among them – even before they get to their own performances.

Ticket deals for cricket fans

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) is providing incentives to early bird ticket holders for the upcoming One-Day International (ODI) home series against England.

Investment proposal made for Bourda ground, GFC

Lionel Jaikaran

The Georgetown Cricket Club is considering a proposal by a major corporate entity in Guyana to invest in the GCC Ground but a decision will not be taken until all of the club members are consulted and notified, says President Lionel Jaikaran.

Hikers overcome big deficit to draw 6-6 with Bajan team 

Diamond Mineral Water indoor hockey

Hikers striker Aroydy Branford (left) on the attack against YMCA of Barbados

Defending men’s first division champions, Hikers overcame a second half deficit to draw with the Young Men’s Christian Association of Barbados 6-6 when action in the  Diamond Mineral Water International Indoor Hockey Festival continued on Thursday.

GFA doubleheader at Den Amstel today

The Georgetown Football Association (GFA)/Banks Beer Knockout cup continues today at the Den Amstel Community ground with a doubleheader. In the feature contest at 20:00hrs, home side Den Amstel Porknockers led by the duo of Jeffrey Perreira and Delon Lanferman will face off with Linden unit Silver Shattas in what is expected to be an open matchup.