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HERO CPL FIXTURES AND VENUES

CPL- The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) fixtures, venues and start times have been confirmed for the 2018 season which gets underway on the 8 August when defending champions Trinbago Knight Riders take on St Lucia Stars in Trinidad. The tournament will then visit Guyana, St Lucia, Jamaica, St Kitts, …

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UMPIRES AND SCORERS NOTICE

All umpires and scorers, especially those who have recently become affiliated to the Saint Lucia Cricket Umpires and Scorers Association are reminded that training will be on again as of July 30th at the two venues indicated previously.  The meeting which was originally scheduled for this past weekend will now take place …

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BLACKHEART – SOUTHERN ZONE QUALIFIERS

Zonal qualifiers for the south took place over the weekend for the 16th annual Blackheart Knockout Football Tournament. At the Dames playing field on Saturday, with all matches being played in a round robin format, Vieux Fort South and Laborie made the cut and will now join the big 8 …

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West Indies lose to Bangladesh in final ODI

Bangladesh won the final ODI against the West Indies in their 3 match series over the weekend. Bangladesh made 301-6, with Tamim Iqbal making 103 runs. Windies started strongly with Chris Gayle, however he fell on 73 and the Windies went under for 18 runs. This ended the series on …

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CRICKET UPDATE: WEST INDIES VS BANGLADESH

As it stands, West Indies need 123 runs from 73 balls (37.5 overs) to end the 1-1 tie against Bangladesh in St. Kitts. The regional side is chasing 301 runs. Chris Gayle- 73 runs. Evin Lewis- 13 runs. Shai Hope- 50 runs. Shimron Hetmyer- 30 runs. Kieran Powell- 4 runs. …

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RUSSIA DOPING: COUNTRY STILL SUSPENDED BY IAAF DESPITE ‘IMPROVEMENT’

BBC- Russia remain suspended from international athletics despite making “significant” improvement in key areas, says the IAAF. Russia were first suspended in November 2015 over evidence of state-sponsored doping. Although the country has “gone above and beyond what is required”, the IAAF said they were “unanimous” in their decision – just …

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ANDRE RUSSELL TO MISS LAST ODI MATCH

Andre Russell has been ruled out the last One Day International against Bangladesh at Warner Park in St. Kitts due to a knee injury. He has since had treatment to his knee and should be fit for selection for the 3-match T20 series. Sheldon Cottrell has been named as Russell’s …

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2018 BLACK HEART COMPETITION –SOUTHERN ZONE QUALIFIERS

SLFA- The 2018 Black Heart Competition – Zonal Qualifiers will commence on Saturday July 28, 2018 at the Dames playing field, Vieux Fort. Teams are to assemble at the aforementioned venue at 3:00 pm for the commencement. Game1 will be of 45 minutes duration in a round robin format, the …

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DAY 4: RAIN INTERVENES IN WINDWARD ISLANDS SCHOOLS GAMES

Press Release- After a day of scorching heat in on court male volleyball action, rain Wednesday evening intervened to pose a threat of delays going into day five of the current Windward Islands School Games being held here. The Micoud Multi-Purpose court was the location of two male volleyball fixtures …

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Steve Smith: Ex-Australia captain will play in Caribbean Premier League

BBC- Ex-Australia captain Steve Smith will play in the Caribbean Premier League as he continues his 12-month ban from Australian cricket for ball-tampering. He cannot play international or state cricket after his “leadership” role in the incident in March.  His ban does not extend to competitions outside Australia and he returned …

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