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Final day of inter schools track and field championship

[Press Release] The Department of Youth Development and Sports brought the curtains down on the 2018 interschool’s track and field championship with a day of finals at the Daren Sammy Cricket ground last week Friday. This year’s championship consist of a northern and southern qualifier, culminating with Friday’s events on …

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Holder, Samuels take West Indies closer to World Cup

[ESPNcricinfo] West Indies 290 for 6 (Samuels 86, Hope 76, Muzarabani 2-36) beat Zimbabwe 289 all out (Taylor 138, Mire 45, Holder 4-35, Roach 3-55) by four wickets  Scorecard and ball-by-ball details Clinching close matches and playing out last-gasp finishes have become a habit for Zimbabwe in this tournament. For once, however, the result …

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SLFA Under 23 District Female Championship

[Press Release] Women’s football is a phenomenon which is quickly becoming the number one sport for women and girls in St. Lucia. On Saturday 17th March, 2018 we will see the commencement of the SLFA Under 23 District Female Championship. Seven districts will be participating namely: Vieux Fort South, Vieux fort …

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Narine’s bowling action reported again

(AFP) – West Indian spinner Sunil Narine faced a new storm on Thursday when his bowling action was again reported during the ongoing Pakistan Super League Twenty 20 tournament in the United Arab Emirates, officials said. The 29-year-old, who is playing for Lahore Qalandars, was placed on the warning list but …

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Holder not pressing panic button after Afghanistan defeat

(CMC) – Captain Jason Holder on Thursday warned against panic after another surprise defeat to Afghanistan left West Indies facing a precarious path to qualification for next year’s World Cup in England. West Indies carried four points from their unbeaten campaign in the preliminaries into the all-important Super Sixes second stage, …

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Afghanistan earn shock win over West Indies in ICC World Cup qualifiers

Sky Sports- Afghanistan inflicted a first defeat of the ICC World Cup qualifiers on tournament favourites West Indies, winning their Super Sixes contest by three wickets. The West Indies were restricted to only 197-8 after winning the toss and batting first, with offspinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman the standout bowler, taking …

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SLASA swimmers join the 2018 Commonwealth Youth Games team

[Press Release]  The 2018 Commonwealth Games will be held at Gold Coast City, in the southeast of the Australian state of Queensland from 4 – 15 April 2018. This will be the 5th time that Australia will be hosting the Games, the others being – 1938 Sydney, 1962 Perth, 1982 …

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Windies Women lose T20I series Opener

[ESPNcrickinfo] New Zealand 167 for 6 (Martin 54, Bates 49, Dottin 2-23) beat West Indies 159 for 6 (Matthews 53, Taylor 51*, Kasperek 3-35, Devine 2-27) by eight runs. Spinner Leigh Kasperek‘s three-wicket haul – including the late scalps of Kyshona Knight and Kycia Knight in the space of three balls in the 19th …

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