Cricket

Brooks, Moseley fill trough as Pride draw with Volcanoes

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Barbados Pride, led by half-centuries from Shamarh Brooks and Shayne Moseley, chose discretion as the best part of valour and settled for a draw with Windward Islands Volcanoes in the Regional 4-Day Championship on Sunday here. Read More

Dottin gets better of Windies teammate in Heat win

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

HOBART, Tasmania (CMC) — Deandra Dottin won the battle of the West... Read More

Batting carnage as South Africa blast India aside

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Cape Town, South Africa (AFP) — Eighteen wickets fell in a day as South Africa beat India in the first of three battles between Test cricket's two leading teams at Newlands yesterday, with both captains hailing the pitch's contribution to the batting... Read More

Australia complete dominant 4-0 Ashes series rout of England

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Sydney , Australia (AFP) — Australia ruthlessly extinguished England's resistance to claim an innings victory in the fifth Ashes Test and complete a 4-0 series rout on the final day in Sydney yesterday. Read More

Disappointed Miller commends gallant Scorpions' bowling effort

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, January, 8 2018    

Amidst the disappointment of a narrow two-wicket defeat to the Guyana Jaguars in their eighth round Regional Four-Day Championship, Jamaica Scorpions captain Nikita Miller heaped praises on his side for a gallant display, especially in the bowling... Read More

Nerveless Campbell helps Hurricanes stun Red Force

Monday, January, 8 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Jason Campbell held his nerve to blast leg-spinner Imran Khan for a straight six and propel Leeward Islands Hurricanes to an exciting one-wicket victory over Trinidad and Tobago Red Force inside three days here Saturday. Read More

Brothers-in-arms

Monday, January, 8 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Nathan Lyon was hailed as Australia's “key” bowler as the team closes in on an emphatic victory in the final Ashes Test after beleaguered England unravelled on a torrid day in Sydney yesterday. Read More

Late umpire Cumberbatch praised for 'impeccable integrity'

Sunday, January, 7 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Prominent jurist and former national cricketer Prakash Moosai has described late former international umpire Clyde Cumberbatch as a man of “impeccable integrity”. Read More

Khawaja leads the way as Australia pull away from England

Sunday, January, 7 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Usman Khawaja plundered a big century as Australia roasted England's bowlers yesterday to open up a 133-run lead with two days to play, in the final Ashes Test in Sydney. Read More

Campbell, Fudadin shine

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, January, 6 2018    

Contrasting half centuries from left-hand openers Assad Fudadin and John Campbell yesterday pulled Jamaica Scorpions back into contention against league leaders Guyana Jaguars in the eighth-round regional four-day game at Sabina Park. Read More

Smith milestone as Aussies chip away at England lead

Saturday, January, 6 2018    

Sydney, Australia (AFP) — Steve Smith racked up another milestone as he continued to torment England and Usman Khawaja neared a century to put Australia in a strong position after day two of the final Ashes Test in Sydney on Friday. Read More

Fans can share views to strengthen WI as part of new CWI Fan Research Programme

Saturday, January, 6 2018    

St John's, Antigua — As part of Cricket West Indies' (CWI) new strategic plan, the first part of a major piece of cricket fan research has been launched. Read More

Hodge, Cato rally Volcanoes, but Roach's strikes give Pride the edge

Saturday, January, 6 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Half-centuries from Kavem Hodge and Roland Cato led defiant batting from Windward Islands Volcanoes, but West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach bowled with purpose to keep Barbados Pride in the hunt in the Regional Four-Day Championship yesterday... Read More

Khan puts Red Force in control

Saturday, January, 6 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Leg-spinner Imran Khan's 20th five-wicket haul in first class cricket undermined Leeward Islands Hurricanes and put Trinidad and Tobago Red Force in a good position in their eighth round Regional Four-Day match here yesterday. Read More

Warriors down Rockets in clash of Western powers

Saturday, January, 6 2018    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — Stephen Curry's 29 points and a record-setting triple-double from Draymond Green propelled the Golden State Warriors to a 124-114 NBA victory over the Houston Rockets on Thursday. Read More



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