Windies professionalism trumped frigid temperatures: Narine

CHESTER-LE-STREET, England, CMC – Champion off-spinner Sunil Narine said the unsettling cold temperatures during the one-off Twenty20 International had been difficult to deal with but hailed the professional approach from West Indies after they trounced England by 21 runs here Saturday.

Pandya and spinners secure India’s win against Australia

CHENNAI, India, (Reuters) – Hardik Pandya’s all-round brilliance and some excellent bowling by the Indian spinners secured a 26-run victory against Australia under the Duckworth-Lewis method in the rain-hit first one-day international yesterday.

Wiltshire captures first US squash title 

Caribbean Under 15 and national junior squash champion Shomari Wiltshire recently captured his maiden US squash title after competing in two tournaments in the United States of America.

Bowlers take Windies to 21-run victory over England — T20I

CHESTER-LE-STREET, England,  CMC — West Indies bowlers — led by their captain Carlos Brathwaite, the irrepressible Kesrick Williams and the clever Sunil Narine — defied cold, wet conditions and proved their adaptability to usher their side to a 21-run victory over England in their Twenty20 International yesterday.

Vettel on pole in Singapore with Hamilton fifth

SINGAPORE, (Reuters) – Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel put himself on pole position to retake the Formula One lead from Lewis Hamilton with a sensational late lap in Singapore Grand Prix qualifying yesterday.

Mahut, Herbert put France ahead in Davis Cup semi

LILLE, France,  (Reuters) – Hosts France took a 2-1 lead over Serbia in their Davis Cup semi-final when Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut beat Filip Krajinovic and Nenad Zimonjic 6-1 6-2 7-6(3) in the doubles  yesterday.

Paulinho saves Barca against plucky Getafe

MADRID,  (Reuters) – Barcelona snatched a late 2-1 win at Getafe with Paulinho’s strike sending them seven points clear of arch-rivals Real Madrid at the top of La Liga yesterday.

South Africa’s Duminy calls time on test career

JOHANNESBURG,  (Reuters) – South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy has decided to quit test cricket but will continue to feature in the shorter formats of the game, the 33-year-old said yesterday.

Windies beat England by 21 runs

Evin Lewis (BBC) England’s batting crumbled as they were bowled out for 155 to lose to West Indies by 21 runs in their Twenty20 international at Chester-le-Street.

South Africa’s Duminy calls time on Test career

JP Duminy JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) – South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy has decided to quit test cricket but will continue to feature in the shorter formats of the game, the 33-year-old said on Saturday.

All roads lead to the National Gymnasium as…

…Future Stars tackle Ol Skool Ballers in Guinness ‘Cage’ dream final

All roads will lead to the National Gymnasium on Mandela Avenue tonight when Future Stars battle Ol Skool Ballers in what should be a colossal ending to the Guinness ‘Cage’ Football tournament.