Cricket

Pakistan hold edge after New Zealand dismissed for 153

Saturday, November, 17 2018    

Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Leg-spinner Yasir Shah led a double-barrelled attack of spin and pace to leave Pakistan sitting comfortably on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand yesterday. Read More

Root ton puts England on top against Sri Lanka

Saturday, November, 17 2018    

Kandy , Sri Lanka (AFP) — Captain Joe Root smashed 124 and newcomer Ben Foakes again hit valuable tail end runs to put England in command of the second Test against Sri Lanka yesterday. Read More

India whip Ireland to book spot in final four

Saturday, November, 17 2018    

PROVIDENCE, Guyana (CMC) — India became the second team to qualify for the semi-finals of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women's Twenty20 World Cup when they easily defeated Ireland by 51 runs in their Group B encounter at the Providence Cricket Stadium here... Read More

Miss Incredible

Friday, November, 16 2018    

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — West Indies Captain Stafanie Taylor produced her best-ever bowling performance in a T20I to trigger a breathtaking South Africa batting collapse and help lead the home side to their second victory in as many matches in the International Women's Twenty20... Read More

Sri Lanka register first win as Bangladesh lose third straight

Friday, November, 16 2018    

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) – Sri Lanka condemned Bangladesh to elimination from the ICC Women's Twenty20 World Cup as they picked up their first win of the tournament with a 25-run verdict here Wednesday. Read More

Windies skipper lauds bowlers, but takes batters to task

Friday, November, 16 2018    

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — While conceding that her team's bowling department is quite potent, West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor wants her batters to show more application when they are at the crease. Read More

Stubborn Silva inches Sri Lanka past England

Friday, November, 16 2018    

KANDY, Sri Lanka (AFP) — Roshen Silva hit a stubborn 85 to guide Sri Lanka to a 46-run first innings lead over England in the second Test yesterday. Read More

Local scorers benefit from two-day workshop with regional scoring giant from CWI

Thursday, November, 15 2018    

Fifteen scorers from local clubs and parish associations expanded their skills courtesy of a two-day training seminar organised by the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) last weekend at Sabina Park. Read More

Delighted Mohammed poised to play historic 100th T20

Wednesday, November, 14 2018    

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — Veteran off-spinner Anisa Mohammed has pointed to her record 100th wicket in Twenty20 Internationals (T20I) as the highlight of her outstanding career as she prepares to play her 100th T20I when West Indies clash with South Africa here Wednesday... Read More

Management of resources key to future success, says Brathwaite

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

CHENNAI, India (CMC) – Captain Carlos Brathwaite believes West Indies have the quality players to challenge in upcoming tournaments but has warned that management of these resources will be critical to any future success. Read More

West Indies slip further after India series loss

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Reigning World champions West Indies have taken a hit in the latest ICC Twenty20 rankings, following their 3-0 whitewash at the hands of powerhouses India. Read More

Coke, Gordon star as St Mary defeat St Ann in U-17 cricket

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

Tajay Coke smashed his second century in successive matches and Andel Williams bagged 6-28, as St Mary defeated St Ann by 302 runs in the Jamaica Cricket Association Under-17 Competition at Boscobel Oval, St Mary, on Saturday. Read More

Mushfiqur's record innings puts Bangladesh on top

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AFP) – Mushfiqur Rahim became the first wicketkeeper-batsman in history to score two double hundreds in Tests as Bangladesh built a strong total in the second Test against Zimbabwe in Dhaka yesterday. Read More

Healy record fifty downs Ireland

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Opener Alyssa Healy struck the fastest-ever fifty in an ICC Women's Twenty20 World Cup, as Australia made light work of minnows Ireland to win their second match of the tournament by nine wickets here Sunday. Read More

ICC to persevere with fixtures in rain-weary St Lucia

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — St Lucia will continue to host matches in the Women's Twenty20 World... Read More



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