Cricket

BATTING PAINS

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, January, 12 2018    

Jamaica Scorpions' batsmen were again found wanting as Leeward Islands Hurricanes dismissed the hosts for 197 in the first innings of the ninth-round regional four-day game at Sabina Park. Read More

Better pitches needed if Windies are to improve, says Sir Curtly

Thursday, January, 11 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Fast-bowling legend Sir Curtly Ambrose has critised Caribbean pitches for being “terrible” and believes they were behind the regional side's poor showing on the recent tour of New Zealand. Read More

RUNS, PLEASE!

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter | Thursday, January, 11 2018    

Jamaica Scorpions are looking to wind down the regional four-day season on a positive note, says Captain Nikita Miller. Read More

Rain forces abandonment of Windies final warm-up

Thursday, January, 11 2018    

LINCOLN, New Zealand (CMC) — Rain dealt a blow to West Indies Under-19s' preparations for their opening match of the ICC Youth World Cup when it washed out their final official warm-up against Zimbabwe here yesterday. Read More

Huge benefits for T&T from T20 campaign — report

Thursday, January, 11 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Trinidad and Tobago's hosting of preliminary-round and play-off matches in the Caribbean Premier League has resulted in an economic impact of US$23.6 million, tournament organisers have said. Read More

Kallicharan confident of successful campaign

Wednesday, January, 10 2018    

LINCOLN, New Zealand (CMC) – Batting star Kirstan Kallicharan believes the Caribbean's capture of three titles in 2016 was a huge fillip for the region, and is convinced the current West Indies Under-19s can repeat their success at the ICC Youth World Cup bowling off here next... Read More

Brathwaite, Roach remain in top 20 as Rabada assumes top spot

Wednesday, January, 10 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies' two highest-ranked players, Kraigg Brathwaite and Kemar Roach, lost ground but remained in the top 20 of the International Cricket Council's player rankings released yesterday. Read More

Bolt secures trial with Borussia Dortmund

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Paris , France (AFP) — Sprint legend Usain Bolt said Sunday he hopes to still see his dream of becoming a professional footballer come true, when he undergoes a trial at German top flight club Borussia Dortmund. Read More

Windies brush aside PNG in opening warm-up

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

LINCOLN, New Zealand (CMC) — West Indies warmed up for the defence of their ICC Under-19 world Cup title by brushing aside minnows Papua New Guinea by eight wickets, in their first official warm-up match here yesterday. Read More

Skipper Johnson hails fitness, teamwork as key to four-peat

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) — Captain Leon Johnson has hailed the achievement of Guyana Jaguars after they wrapped up their fourth-straight Regional Four-Day Championship title with two rounds to spare. Read More

Sixers banking on Brathwaite to lift fortunes

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (CMC) – Sydney Sixers have signed West Indies Twenty20 Captain Carlos Brathwaite for their four remaining games of the Australian Big Bash. Read More

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



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