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Bonner blazes Scorpions to victory over Hurricanes

FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny — Nkrumah Bonner played a dream of an innings yesterday to fuel Jamaica Scorpions' enthralling five-wicket victory over Leeward Islands Hurricanes in the regional four-day cricket match at Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium. Read More

Morgan leads England to T20 series win as 28 sixes rain down on Centurion
Centurion, South Africa (AFP) — England Captain Eoin Morgan went on a six-hitting spree to take his side to a series win in a high-scoring third and final Twenty20 international against South Africa at SuperSport Park yesterday.Morgan slammed seven sixes in an...... Read More

Smith, Hodge hundreds frustrate Jaguars
ST GEORGE'S, Grenada (CMC) — Superb unbeaten hundreds from veteran Devon Smith and Captain Kavem Hodge dashed Guyana Jaguars' hopes of a final day victory, as Windward Islands Volcanoes forced a draw in their fifth-round match of the Regional Four-Day Championship here...... Read More

Red Force slump to historic defeat
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Trinidad and Tobago Red Force suffered a shocking collapse here yesterday morning to hand Barbados Pride their largest win in over a century, in their fifth-round match of the Regional Four-Day Championship at Kensington Oval.... Read More

Hurricanes stage fightback against Scorpions on day three

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, February, 16 2020    

FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny — Leeward Islands Hurricanes were 134-4 in their second innings yesterday, battling gamely to avoid defeat to Jamaica Scorpions in the regional four-day match at Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium. Read More

'Harty' dose of paternal support

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, February, 16 2020    

Florence Hall, Trelawny— Jamaica Scorpions spinner Patrick Harty, growing in stature as a first-class cricketer, says his father has been an inspiration in guiding his career. Read More

Red Force staring at defeat after Moseley hundred

Sunday, February, 16 2020    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Trinidad and Tobago Red Force were left facing a heavy defeat on today's final day after opener Shayne Moseley struck a career-best hundred and new-ball pacers Kemar Roach and Chemar Holder tore through their top order to leave an improbable run chase... Read More

Blackwood falls short but Scorpions crawl ahead

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, February, 15 2020    

FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny — Jamaica Scorpions batsman Jermaine Blackwood narrowly missed a century yesterday, but his impressive knock kept the hosts in control of the regional four-day match against Leeward Islands Hurricanes. Read More

Storms force abandonment of Windies opening warm-up

Saturday, February, 15 2020    

BRISBANE, Australia (CMC) — Heavy rain here yesterday forced the abandonment of the opening warm-up fixture of the Women's Twenty20 Cup between hosts Australia and West Indies. Read More

Scorpions move into strong position against Hurricanes

Friday, February, 14 2020    

SPINNER Patrick Harty claimed four wickets yesterday to pilot Jamaica Scorpions into a strong position in the fifth-round regional four-day match against Leeward Islands Hurricanes at Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium. Read More

Confident Scorpions face Hurricanes at Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, February, 13 2020    

JAMAICA Scorpions enter the fifth-round clash against Leeward Islands Hurricanes full of confidence even if neither team is all together certain of what conditions will be like for the long-awaited return of regional cricket to Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium. Read More

Jamaican Williams to stand in T20 World Cup

Thursday, February, 13 2020    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — West Indies umpire Jacqueline Williams is among a record six female match officials named by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for this month's Women's Twenty20 World Cup in Australia. Read More

Taylor urges Windies to repeat 2016 intensity

Thursday, February, 13 2020    

BRISBANE, Australia (CMC) — West Indies skipper Stafanie Taylor says her side needs to repeat the intensity of their title-winning campaign four years ago, in order to prevail at the Twenty20 World Cup starting later this month. Read More

West Indies Women seal 2-0 practice series win over Pakistan Women

Thursday, February, 13 2020    

QUEENSLAND, Australia — The West Indies Women defeated Pakistan women by 19 runs in the third unofficial practice match at Tewantin cricket ground, thereby winning the three-match series 2-0. The second match of the series was called off due to rain. Read More

Russell poised for fitness assessment

Wednesday, February, 12 2020    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Injury-prone West Indies star Andre Russell is set to undergo an injury assessment to determine his fitness, as Cricket West Indies (CWI) begin to hone their plans for this year's Twenty20 World Cup in Australia. Read More



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