Penalty shoot-outs were the deciding factor during the final round of 16 fixtures as six teams including defending champs Future, North East La Penitence and Gold is Money sealed their quarterfinal berth in the Sparta Boss First Anniversary Knockout Football tourney.
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) – Ireland do not expect an easy ride from India in their penultimate World Cup Pool B clash today, even though the world champions have already qualified for the quarter-finals with four wins out of four.
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) – England were knocked out of the World Cup by a spirited Bangladesh who grabbed a quarter-final spot following a dramatic 15-run victory in a tight Pool A match in Adelaide yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Reaction to England being knocked out of the World Cup following defeat by Bangladesh yesterday.
England captain Eoin Morgan: “To lose three wickets in four overs or something, and two wickets in one over, does not help the cause.
— Permaul, Bishoo wreck J/ca second innings as Golden Jaguars romp to easy five-wicket win and fifth straight outright victory
Spin twins Veerasammy Permaul and Devendra Bishoo yesterday routed the Jamaica second innings for a paltry 138 runs to set up a comfortable five wicket win inside three days for the Golden Jaguars at the Providence National Stadium yesterday in their Professional Cricket League four day encounter.
At least five athletes made sure that their tickets could be booked for the CARIFTA Games in St Kitts next month when they triumphantly competed at the trials over the weekend at the Camp Ayanganna Ground.
PERTH, Australia, CMC – Captain Jason Holder has conceded that West Indies will be forced to sweat on favourable results in other preliminary games, if they are to have any chance of making into the quarter-finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup.