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Pollard hits six sixes in an over and WI win after Dhananjaya’s hat-trick

Pollard hits six sixes in an over and WI win after Dhananjaya’s hat-trick


COOLIDGE – Action-packed, mind-boggling, entertaining, nerve-jangling and tension-filled are all adjectives that can be used to describe the return of international cricket to the Caribbean after a one-year hiatus because of the COVID-19 pandemic. ...

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Windies will chase 132 to win the first T20I

Windies will chase 132 to win the first T20I


COOLIDGE – Sri Lanka, sent in to bat, posted 131 for nine from their allocation of 20 overs against West Indies in the first Twenty20 International at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua. Summarised scores: SRI LANKA 131 for nine off 20 over...

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Windies win toss, fielding vs Sri Lanka in first T20I

Windies win toss, fielding vs Sri Lanka in first T20I


COOLIDGE – West Indies won toss and chose to field against Sri Lanka in the first Twenty20 International at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua. Windies have included Guyana Jaguars off-spinner Kevin Sinclair for his international debut. Ang...

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More women to join Tokyo Olympics organising committee

More women to join Tokyo Olympics organising committee


Tokyo - The Tokyo Olympic Games organising committee is set to add 12 new female directors to its executive board. The move comes weeks after long-time president Yoshiro Mori was forced to quit for making sexist remarks. His female replacement,...

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ATP providing financial aid for players

ATP providing financial aid for players


ATP will spend up to $5.2 million from its funds to shore up prize money for the players at its events, which are financially hit by restrictions on ticket sales due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the men’s tennis governing body said on Tuesday. The pr...

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Fidel ready to fire

Fidel ready to fire


Evergreen Barbadian fast bowler Fidel Edwards will have a point to prove when he suits up for the West Indies in the first Twenty20 International against Sri Lanka at Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua. The West Indies selectors last week handed a...

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World No. 1 Djokovic going after Grand Slam record

World No. 1 Djokovic going after Grand Slam record


Novak Djokovic equalled Roger Federer’s all-time record for most weeks as ATP world number one on Monday, holding the top spot for the 310th week. Djokovic’s ninth Australian Open title last month guaranteed that he would surpass Federer’s record ...

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‘Twenty20 boost’

‘Twenty20 boost’


West Indies head coach Phil Simmons says the return of big-hitting opener Chris Gayle and fast bowler Fidel Edwards is a major boost for the regional side ahead of the three-match Twenty20 series against Sri Lanka which starts on Wednesday in Antigua...

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Brathwaite to debut as Test umpire

Brathwaite to debut as Test umpire


A Barbadian umpire will stand in the middle in Test cricket for the first time in 24 years when the West Indies take on Sri Lanka in the upcoming two-match home series in Antigua. Gregory Brathwaite is reportedly set to make his debut as an on-fie...

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Simmons and Rampaul propel Red Force to 13th Super50 title

Simmons and Rampaul propel Red Force to 13th Super50 title


COOLIDGE – Trinidad & Tobago Red Force are the champions of the West Indies Super50 Cup. Kieron Pollard’s side relied upon a record, seventh List A hundred from veteran opener Lendl Simmons and a destructive spell of seam bowling from experien...