GEORGETOWN, Guyana – The West Indies Cricket Board announced on Wednesday that the local organising committee of the Regional Under-19 Tournament has changed the venues for three matches in the One-day competition currently taking place here.
GALLE, Sri Lanka, (Reuters) – Pakistan’s experienced batsman Younus Khan dug deep for his 24th test century and his seventh against Sri Lanka to rescue his struggling side who closed on 261-4 on the opening day of the first test yesterday.
MUMBAI,(Reuters) – The International Cricket Council (ICC) has ruled out launching an appeal against the decision to clear England fast bowler James Anderson of a code of conduct breach, adding that it was satisfied with the judicial commissioner’s verdict.
(BBC) Whether or not Usain Bolt did get caught out criticising these Commonwealth Games – the reporter insists,the athlete vehemently denies – the subsequent headlines were another indication that life for the Jamaican sprinter is not like that for any other athlete.
(Jamaica Gleaner) Jamaica Tallawahs’ captain, Chris Gayle, scored the first ever century in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) this season when he smashed an unbeaten 111 against the St Lucia Zouks on June 12.
— Local side loses opening game of CONCACAF Champions League by 0-1 scoreline
Alpha United got their CONCACAF Champions League campaign off to the worst possible start, narrowly going down to Club Deportivo Olimpia of Honduras by a 1-0 margin yesterday at the National Stadium Providence.
Ramnaresh Sarwan, the ex-West Indies skipper will lead the President’s XI team in their upcoming 20 overs-a-side match against the Master’s XI on August 9, as a feature part in the 2014 Guyana Festival held at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence.
HAMILTON, Bermuda, CMC — A member of the Bermuda national rugby team who streaked naked across a popular beach while drunk after losing a bet has received a ticking-off from the island’s top magistrate.
SAN ANTONIO, (Reuters) – The reigning National Basketball Association champion San Antonio Spurs named long-time WNBA star Becky Hammon as the first full-time female assistant coach in league history yesterday.
BARCELONA, (Reuters) – Spain midfielder Xavi, one of the most decorated footballers of all time who defined the nation’s spectacularly successful ‘tiki-taka’ possession-based playing style, has retired from internationals at the age of 34.