BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Jermaine Blackwood says West Indies are focused on wrapping up the England second innings early today as they chase a series-levelling victory in the third Test at Kensington Oval.
St. Rose’s got their tourney off to the perfect start, crushing St. Stanislaus College 78-15 when the National School Basketball festival Georgetown Zone commenced on Friday at the Marian Academy Hard Court on Carifesta Avenue.
Herstelling Raiders led by a Shoran James hat-trick, dismantled Kuru-Kururu Warriors 4-0 when the inaugural East Bank Football Association Lens Craft Optical u-13 league continued yesterday at the Grove Community ground.
Western Tigers, Beacons FC, Sunburst Camptown and Fruta Conquerors secured contrasting wins when the inaugural I-Net Communications u-13 Football League continued yesterday at the Tucville Community ground.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – The ICC has confirmed it is investigating the registration of company names which it regarded as of “concern to the sport of cricket” as reports of a rebel organisation which might split the game continued to emerge on Friday.
LAS VEGAS, (Reuters) – Floyd Mayweather Jr cemented his place among the pantheon of boxing greats by improving to 48-0 with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday in a fight that lived up to its immense hype and price tag.
Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) Ladies got their history making inaugural season in the Trinidad and Tobago Outdoor Women’s League off to the perfect start, edging Ventures Hockey Club by a 1-0 score line on Friday in the twin-island republic.
West Front Road and Sparta Boss will face off for the inaugural Guyana Beverage Company Busta five-a-side football championships following hard-fought semi-final wins over Queen Street Tiger Bay and Kitty Weavers respectively on Friday.
(Reuters) – Tamim Iqbal scored a double century and Imrul Kayes 150 in a record opening stand of 312 as Bangladesh overhauled a huge first innings deficit to force a draw with Pakistan in the opening test at Khulna yesterday.
BANGALORE, India, CMC – West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell smashed a scintillating cameo but then sent down a poor final over to gift Chris Gayle’s Royal Challengers Bangalore an exciting seven-wicket win in the Indian Premier League here yesterday.
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Cricket Australia have dismissed as “highly speculative” media reports that Michael Clarke and David Warner will be offered A$50 million ($39.37 million) contracts to defect to an Indian-financed rebel cricket league.
LAS VEGAS, (Reuters) – Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao weighed in for what has been labelled the ‘Fight of the Century’ yesterday, promising to deliver on the massive hype and give fans the excitement they deserve.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – England captain Alistair Cook stroked his first Test hundred in two years and the 100th at historic Kensington Oval, but a brace of wickets from seamers Jason Holder and Shannon Gabriel, gave West Indies the edge on the opening day of the third Test here yesterday.