Guyana Amazon Warriors have signed Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal for the 2015 edition of the Caribbean Premier League. Akmal is expected to join the CPL franchise on July 3 after finishing his stint with Leicestershire in the ongoing NatWest T20 Blast.
— Wins Guinness Greatest of the Streets competition and will represent Guyana in Jamaica
Sparta Boss will represent Guyana at the Guinness Caribbean championships in Jamaica after edging North Ruimveldt 2-1 in the grand finale of the Guinness Greatest of the Streets National Championships on Sunday.
CAIRO, (Reuters) – The former head of Egypt’s football federation said on Sunday that ex-FIFA Vice President Jack Warner asked for $7 million from Egypt, suggesting it could help with Egypt’s bid to host the 2010 World Cup.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Legendary West Indies opener Desmond Haynes believes effective planning could prove the difference for Barbados Tridents, in the defence of their Caribbean Premier League title later this month.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Former World champion Yohan Blake took a huge towards his participation in this summer’s World Championships in Beijing, when he won his made his first competitive appearance in nearly a year, at last weekend’s Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association All-Comers development series here.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – A confident Barbados 20-man squad were scheduled to leave the island yesterday for Aruba, where they face the hosts in the first leg of their second round 2018 World Cup qualifier on Wednesday.
JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) – South African athlete Oscar Pistorius will be released on parole on Aug. 21 after serving 10 months of a five-year sentence for culpable homicide of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, authorities said.
WINNIPEG, (Reuters) – Francisca Ordega scored a late equaliser for Nigeria to earn a 3-3 draw with Sweden in their Group D Women’s World Cup opener yesterday, signalling that Africa will be heard from during the month-long tournament.
(Reuters) – Thoroughbred racing fans wanting a historical keepsake or possibly a cash windfall from American Pharoah’s Triple Crown-clinching Belmont Stakes victory have not cashed $315,829 worth of $2 win tickets, track officials said yesterday.