Edwards, Chanderpaul flourish but both taste defeat

LONDON, CMC – Ex-West Indies speedster Fidel Edwards took his tally for the English County season to 27 from just six matches, but Hampshire crashed to a heavy innings defeat to Surrey inside just three days here Monday.

Sammy welcomes disgraced Aussie Smith for Canada T20 league

By Frank Pingue June 11 (Reuters) – Former West Indies captain Darren Sammy is thrilled to have Steve Smith on his team for the inaugural Global T20 Canada league even though the disgraced Australian is banned from playing for his own country following a ball-tampering scandal.

US, Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup

MOSCOW,  (Reuters) – The 2026 World Cup will be held in the United States, Mexico and Canada after FIFA’s congress voted overwhelmingly today to back the tri-nation joint bid for the tournament and leave Morocco to miss out for the fifth time.

Yassin calls out gov’t over athletes support

—Bolivian athletes rewarded handsomely for medals

The top brass of the Guyana Olympic Association (GOA) and other officials commended the 11 representatives that competed at the just concluded South American Games in Bolivia while once again calling for more tangible support for local sportsmen and women.

50 years of Regional U19 dominance

—from Keith Aaron to Ronaldo Ali Mohamed

By Charwayne Walker This year will mark the 50th year since Guyana won its first Regional youth cricket championship. 

What more does Permaul have to do for a WI Test recall?

-Devon Smith over Chanderpaul baffling

Despite being the leading wicket-taker in the last Cricket West Indies Regional Four-Day tournament and being the third highest the previous year, Veerasammy Permaul still seems to be unable to earn a recall to the West Indies test team after three years of continued dominance.

National cricketers weigh in on upcoming FIFA World Cup

As fans and seasonal followers alike hold their breaths in anticipation of the kickoff of the world’s most significant sporting event – the FIFA Football World Cup on Thursday in Russia – a few national crickets who frequently share their perspective on the sport, were invited by Stabroek Sports to weigh in with their predictions.  

CPL awaiting final confirmation on Guyana Games

Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Head of Public Relations (PR) Peter Miller says they are awaiting the final confirmation with respect to Guyana being a venue for the upcoming CPL tournament.

Gouveia is new LGC Champion

Marking his return with a win veteran Ian Gouveia took the field by storm to emerge the Lusignan Golf Club (LGC) champion by winning the best net as well as best gross categories when the club hosted its championship on Sunday.

GABF names women’s team for CBC c/ships

The Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation (GABF) finalized their 12 member women’s team for the impending Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) Championships in Suriname from June 15th-22nd.

Valiant first innings batting key to outcome: Holder

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Captain Jason Holder has pointed to West Indies’ rear guard batting effort in the first innings as the foundation of Sunday’s 226-run victory over Sri Lanka in the opening Test.

Hornets recover to edge Panthers 12-10

Thanks to a second half turn around, the Pepsi Hornets kicked off their 2018 Bounty Farm 15s League title hunt in fine style Sunday winning their match up 12-10 against the Panthers.

Clive Lloyd Drive sign unveiled after 15 years

Fifteen years after a careless driver mowed down the sign that honored and reflected the contribution of one of the greatest to play the game of cricket, a collective effort between the Mayor and City Council, Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) and Top Brandz has made it possible for the sign be once again erected.

Bramble confirmed to lead CWI team in Global T20 Canada

Guyanese wicket-keeper/batsman, Anthony Bramble has been confirmed as captain of the Cricket West Indies invitational team in the inaugural participation at the Global T20 Canada League from June 28 to July 15.

Guyana clinch b/ball series against B/dos

Guyana defeated host nation Barbados 79-68 to clinch their three-match Internat-ional Basketball Series 2-1 Sunday at Sir Garfield Sobers Complex, St.

Law backs in-form Powell to strike it big

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – West Indies head coach, Stuart Law, expects stylish left-hander Kieran Powell to convert one of his many starts into a hundred very soon.

Scotland secure historic win over England

(Reuters) – Scotland’s cricketers pulled off the greatest victory in their history to beat England for the first time amid scenes of disbelief and jubilation at the tiny Grange ground in Edinburgh yesterday.

Guyana defeat defending champs by seven wickets

Player of the match Erva Giddings and Shamaine Campbelle spurred Guyana senior female team to their first win in the Cricket West Indies Regional Female T20 Blaze tournament in Jamaica yesterday.

Dowrich leaps 20 spots in ICC batting charts

LONDON,  CMC – Shane Dowrich’s unbeaten hundred in the recent first Test against Sri Lanka in Port of Spain has seen him vault 20 spots in the ICC Test batting rankings.

Shami replaced by uncapped Saini in India squad

(Reuters) – Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami has not been passed fit for Thursday’s test match against Afghanistan and will be replaced by uncapped paceman Navdeep Saini, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) said yesterday.