A Floyd Arthur two-point dagger in the dying seconds sealed Raptors’ perfect record of four wins in as many matches by defeating Team Venom 11-8 when the Mackeson King of the Rim 3×3 Basketball Challenge continued on Tuesday.
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, CMC – West Indies opener Chris Gayle will continue to play for South African franchise Highveld Lions in the Ram Slam Twenty20 League, despite pulling out of the Test tour starting here later this month.
(Trinidad Express) It was a repeat of November 19, 1989. A soft goal, scored in injury time by Monica Quinterros, gave Ecuador a 1-0 win over Trinidad and Tobago Tuesday night at a sold-out Hasely Crawford Stadium, Port of Spain, and the final spot in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup at the expense of the T&T Women Soca Warriors.
MACKSVILLE, Australia, (Reuters) – Australia bid an emotional farewell to cricketer Phillip Hughes at a funeral in his hometown yesterday with a live coast-to-coast broadcast allowing a nation to unite in celebration of the life of a sportsman cut down in his prime.
Aesthetics, symmetry, muscularity, confidence and of course brightly coloured board shorts will for the first time grace the Flex Night International stage when the fledgling Men’s Physique category is contested on Sunday.
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, CMC – Team manager Sir Richie Richardson says the West Indies have moved beyond the recent controversial impasse with their union and board, and are fully focussed on the upcoming Test series against South Africa.
HAMILTON, Bermuda CMC – Politicians and dignitaries have hailed as a game-changer for the island, Tuesday’s news from New York that Bermuda has been selected to host the 2017 America’s Cup, one of sailing’s most prestigious events.
(The Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Tuesday’s National Basketball Association games:
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Pelicans 112, Thunder 104
Tyreke Evans scored 15 consecutive fourth-quarter points en route to a season-high 30, as New Orleans ruined Kevin Durant’s season debut with a 112-104 victory over Oklahoma City at the Smoothie King Center.
PARIS, (Reuters) – French Formula One driver Jules Bianchi did not slow sufficiently under warning flags before crashing at the Japanese Grand Prix, an International Automobile Federation (FIA) report found yesterday.
(Reuters) – The shipwrecked Team Vestas Wind crew made it back to civilization in the global Volvo Ocean Race yesterday to tell of their escape after a collision with an Indian Ocean reef which grounded and broke their boat.
MACKSVILLE, Australia, (Reuters) – Australia bid an emotional farewell to cricketer Phillip Hughes at a funeral in his hometown on Wednesday with a live coast-to-coast broadcast allowing a nation to unite in celebration and remembrance of the life of a sportsman cut down in his prime.
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) – West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin says they are determined to show “fight and determination” against the world’s number one test side South Africa despite missing two of their best players.