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VIRAT KOHLI DEDICATES WIN TO KERALA FLOOD VICTIMS

BBC- India captain Virat Kohli dedicated his team’s win over England at Trent Bridge to the flood victims of Kerala. Nearly 400 people have died, with more than a million people displaced, following the worst flooding in the state for a century. “First and foremost we as a team want to …

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STARS SLUMP TO CRUSHING DEFEAT AGAINST PATRIOTS

2018 HERO CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 13 St Kitts & Nevis Patriots 70/3 (Thomas 38*, Hodge 1/1) beat St Lucia Stars 69 (Qais Ahmad 24, Cottrell 3/14, Lamichhane 2/13, Mahmudullah 2/20) by seven wickets with 74 balls remaining   St Lucia Stars crashed to a humiliating seven-wicket defeat …

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NATIONAL U20’s AND GROS ISLET INTO BLACKHEART BIG 8

The National U20 Football team alongside Gros Islet will round off the Big 8 in this year’s Blackheart Football Tournament. On Saturday August 18th at the Marchand Playing Field, Castries Central and the National U20 teams defeated their opponents La Clery and Marchand respectively on penalties. Gros Islet then went …

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SIMONE BILES WINS RECORD 5TH US ALL- AROUND TITLE

BBC- Olympic champion Simone Biles became the first woman to win five US Women’s Gymnastics Championships all-around titles and wore an outfit to show her support for survivors of sexual abuse. The 21-year-old American is continuing her comeback after a two-year break. In January she was among more than 100 gymnasts …

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POLLARD MOVES UP PERFORMANCE INDEX

Kieron Pollard hit form for St Lucia Stars this week, climbing up the Player Performance Index to 21st in the world and 7th in the CPL Index.  While his unbeaten innings of 65 runs from just 23 deliveries was ultimately in vain against Trinbago Knight Riders, he followed up with a century …

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DIGICEL BEACH DAY WITH THE ST. LUCIA STARS

Players in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) St. Lucia Stars franchise participated in the annual Digicel Beach Olympics day. The activity was held at the Bay Gardens Beach Resorts ‘Splash Island’. The event seeks to engage the underprivileged youth in friendly rivalry with the players. More in this report.

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MELIUS, EUGENE LEAD WINDWARDS TO VICTORY

Terry Finisterre- Saint Lucia and Windies U19 batsman Kimani Melius propelled hosts Windward Islands to their second straight victory in the WINDIES Under-19 One-day Championship on Saturday. Melius hit a boundary-studded 65 from 53 balls to top an even 50 from Uri Smith to carry the Windwards to a six-wicket victory …

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KNIGHT RIDERS GAIN REVENGE OVER TALLAWAHS

2018 HERO CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 12 Trinbago Knight Riders 184/6 (Munro 67, DM Bravo 50, DJ Bravo 36, Imad Wasim 2/17) beat Jamaica Tallawahs 182/5 (Phillips 80, Miller 72*, Pierre 2/19) by four wickets with 0 balls remaining   Javon Searles slapped the final ball of the …

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Saint Lucia crowned the 2018 ECVA Senior Women’s Champions

Saint Lucia emerged champions of the 2018 ECVA Senior Women’s Championship. In the Finals on Sunday night,St. Lucia defeated French St. Martin in 4 sets.  3-1. Final scores were 25-19, 25-18, 23-25 and 25-14. St. Lucia played undefeated for the entire championship. At the closing ceremony St. Lucia captured 6 …

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POLLARD LEADS STARS TO A WIN AT LAST

2018 HERO CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 10 St Lucia Stars 226/6 (Pollard 104, Fletcher 80, Cornwall 30, Wahab Riaz 3/35, Reifer 2/67) beat Barbados Tridents 188/6 (D Smith 58, McCoy 3/28, Qais Ahmad 2/29) by 38 runs A maiden T20 hundred from skipper Kieron Pollard at last propelled …

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