(ESPN) Trent Boult and Tim Southee pillaged 61 runs together at the start of the day, then claimed two wickets apiece, and held one spectacular catch each, as they set off and then perpetuated West Indies’ dramatic decline on a rain-interrupted day.
A much-improved all-round performance from the Windward Islands Volcanoes which saw Devon Smith missing out on another regional first-class century coupled with a few wickets in the second innings, prevented the Guyana Jaguars from rolling over the visitors on the penultimate day of the Cricket West Indies (CWI) regional four-day tournament at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence.
By Charwayne Walker The first time an international Under 19 cricket team visited the Caribbean was December 1969.
Fusion Fitness Gym and the President’s Youth Award Programme of the Republic of Guyana (PYARG) will today stage the first obstacle course challenge at the Guyana National Service Sports Complex ground.
The stage is set for the Kennard’s Memorial Turf Club (KMTC) Xmas meet scheduled to run off on December 26 at the club’s track at Bush Lot Farm, Corentyne, Berbice.
In an effort to regulate and control football the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) has engaged the support of the Guyana Police Force (GPF) to ensure permits for tournaments are only granted following the GFF’s approval.
Defending champions Agricola Red Triangle and Diamond Upsetters joined Samatta Point/Kaneville and Grove Hi-Tech in the semi-finals of the Ralph Green U11 football tournament following the final round of group matches on Friday.
Defending champions St. Angela’s and South Ruimveldt will face-off in the final of the Smalta Girls U11 Football tournament following semi-final wins yesterday at the Ministry of Education ground, Carifesta Avenue.
The inaugural Guyana Football Federation (GFF) ‘Super 16 year-end Classic’ was officially launched yesterday at the federation’s headquarters in Section-K, Campbellville.
Victory Valley Royals and Colts secured easy wins when the Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation (GABF) ‘Road to Mecca’ Club Championship continued Friday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue.
Beacons FC and Edinburgh Gunners secured contrasting wins when the GT Beer Berbice 8-a-side football tournament continued on Friday at the Scot’s School ground, New Amsterdam (NA).
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Jamaica Scorpions captain Paul Palmer completed his maiden first-class hundred, but he was upstaged by newcomer Odean Smith, whose sensational, boundary-studded half-century put their side in an impregnable position against Trinidad & Tobago Red Force in the Regional 4-Day Championship yesterday.
HAMILTON, New Zealand, CMC – West Indies twice fought their way back into the second Test against New Zealand, to steal a share of the honours on the opening day at Seddon Park here yesterday.
HAMILTON, New Zealand, CMC – Speedster Shannon Gabriel says West Indies were forced to reassess their approach in order to make inroads into New Zealand’s batting on yesterday’s opening day of the second Test.
MELBOURNE, Australia, CMC – West Indies Twenty20 star Kieron Pollard has signed on with Melbourne Renegades for their last three matches of the Big Bash League bowling off later this month.
(ESPN) A measured 84 from Jeet Raval, and a Colin de Grandhomme blitz bookended New Zealand’s day, but it was West Indies’ quicks who made the best of it, starting off slowly, then working themselves into a fine rhythm by stumps.
Another invaluable innings from stalwart Shivnarine Chanderpaul and stellar bowling performance by the host, left the Windward Islands Volcanoes staring at another defeat at stumps on day two in the Cricket West Indies (CWI) regional four-day tournament at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence.
Defending champion Sparta Boss will engage Leopold Street while Gold is Money tackles Bent Street in titanic semi-final showdowns today at the Albouystown Tarmac, following quarterfinal wins on Thursday in the Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ Georgetown Zone.
The Stag ‘Skills for Gold’ 7-a-side football tournament will kick-off today at the Number 5 ground, Berbice.
Guyana, the two-time, defending champions of the Caribbean Boxing Development Tournament may be knocked out of the December 13-16 fixture in St Lucia without throwing a punch.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – For an Ashes series tipped to be decided by glowering pacemen the opening tests have instead served to highlight the supremacy of Australia’s spin bowling through the once criminally under-rated Nathan Lyon.
HAMILTON, New Zealand, CMC – West Indies will adopt an aggressive approach in their quest for a series-levelling victory over New Zealand, in the second Test which bowls off here today (6 pm yesterday, Eastern Caribbean time).
HAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Superstar opener Chris Gayle chose the ideal opportunity to lash his 19th Twenty20 hundred as he fired Rangpur Riders to a comprehensive eight-wicket victory over Khula Titans, and one step closer to the final of the Bangladesh Premier League final yesterday.
MADRID, (Reuters) – After seeing Cristiano Ronaldo pick up a fifth Ballon d’Or on Thursday, Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane described the Portuguese forward as the greatest player ever.
HAMILTON, New Zealand, CMC – West Indies head coach, Stuart Law believes the “level-headed” nature of Kraigg Brathwaite will make the job of transitioning to Test captain much easier.