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SPLT20 ReMatch Sammy vs Sammy For Dominica

The St. Lucia Premiere League (SPL)T20 has announced a rematch between Chosieul Craftmaster and SPLT2017 champions Avatar City Blasters due to popular request for MORE CRICKET! Venue: Soufriere Mini-Stadium. Date: October 20th 2017. Time: 7pm. This match will also be used as an avenue to help the island of Dominica.  …

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Windies must use Headingley victory as learning moment — Holder

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — As phenomenal an achievement as the recent Test victory at Headingley was, West Indies c aptain Jason Holder says the regional side will not be dwelling on it as they seek to make even bigger strides in coming series. Last August, West Indies arrived in Leeds …

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Test, ODI leagues approved by ICC Board

[ESPNcricinfo] A genuine Test match world championship and an ODI league will be introduced to international cricket after both were given in-principle agreement by the ICC Board on the final day of the governing body’s meeting in Auckland. While some details remain to be fleshed out, including the points system …

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West Indies spinners set up win in low-scoring match

[ESPNcricinfo] West Indies 138 for 4 (Aguilleira 32*, Ranaweera 2-27) beat Sri Lanka 136 (Mendis 34, Matthews 3-18, Taylor 3-24, Fletcher 3-42) by six wickets. The spin combination of Hayley Matthews, Afy Fletcher and Stafanie Taylor worked through Sri Lanka’s batting order to set up a six-wicket victory for West …

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Windies A make positive start against Sri Lanka A

Florence Hall , Trelawny — West Indies A middle order batsmen Vishaul Singh and Sunil Ambris as well as opener John Campbell scored half-centuries as Sri Lanka A were made to work hard on day one of the opening four-day ‘Test’ at the Trelawny Multi-Purpose Stadium here yesterday. When the …

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Barbados Tridents still waiting for pay day

Nationnews – KIERON POLLARD and his Barbados Tridents team are still waiting for the monies they earned from this year’s Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Twenty20 competition. An inside source told NATION SPORT that some overdue payments ranged from US$10 000 to US$120 000 per player. The source added that negotiations …

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District Rep “Spider” Cup happening this Sunday

Thirteen teams will participate in the District Rep “Spider” Cup this coming Sunday at the Gros Islet Playing Field. The winning team will walk away with $1000.00 cash. Following the Grand Launching and Match Pass at 12.00 pm there will be a Soccer Rama with the registered Teams featuring eight …

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What ails West Indies women in one-day cricket?

[ESPNcricinfo] It was the best of times; it has been the worst of times. It was the epoch of belief; it is the epoch of incredulity. Rather than a Dickensian narrative, the intervening period between West Indies women’s last two World Cup campaigns lends itself more seamlessly to the German …

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2017 KFC Commercial Basketball League Semi-Finals set for Oct. 14

PRESS RELEASE: After an exciting weekend of quarterfinal games, the 4 semifinalists in the 2017 KFC Commercial Basketball League have been determined. The first quarterfinal game took place at 6:30pm on Friday October 6th with defending champions PCD continuing their win streak with an 80-46 thrashing of the Media Ballers. The …

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Cricket’s ‘climate change’ conference

[ESPNcricinfo] For a long time, arguments for a World Test Championship have been a bit like those for substantive action to address climate change. Though the evidence for its necessity has been mounting all the time, among broadcasters in particular, there was always a political hitch here, or a holdout …

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