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Injured Andre Russell out of rest of the World Cup

West Indies allrounder Andre Russell has been sidelined from the remainder of the World Cup with a knee injury. Top-order batsman Sunil Ambris, who...

Lasith Malinga, Angelo Mathews star as Sri Lanka stun England

Sri Lanka 232 for 9 (Mathews 85*, Avishka 49, Kusal Mendis 46, Wood 3-40, Archer 3-52) beat England 212 (Stokes 82*, Root 57, Malinga 4-43, Dhananjaya 3-32)...

Keemo Paul, Sherfane Rutherford drafted for GlobalT20 Canada

― Matthew Nandu, Gordon, Heyliger among Guyanese selected By Brandon Corlette Guyanese duo, Keemo Paul and Sherfane Rutherford, were selected for the 2019 Global T20...

Lloyd tells West Indies to study New Zealand at World Cup

(AP) — The West Indies players walked off dejected after an upset loss that left them really only a mathematical chance of reaching the...

Bangladesh not giving up on semi-finals yet – Tamim Iqbal

Bangladesh are not giving up their semi-final hopes just yet. That's what Tamim Iqbal has said, despite his team's chances of getting there coming...

Kane Williamson’s hundred downs error-prone South Africa

New Zealand 245 for 6 (Williamson 106*, de Grandhomme 60, Morris 3-49) beat South Africa 241 for 6 (Van der Dussen 67, Ferguson 3-59) by four wickets South...

Holder thinks poor bowling execution led to Windies defeat to Bangladesh

(Jamaica Observer) Lack of execution by the bowlers was the major takeaway after West Indies were steamrolled by Bangladesh in Monday's Cricket World Cup...

Shikhar Dhawan ruled out of World Cup, Rishabh Pant confirmed as replacement

Shikhar Dhawan's World Cup has come to end midway through India's campaign. The opening batsman suffered a hairline fracture to his left thumb during...

Windies skipper Holder tries to make sense of defeat to Bangladesh

West Indies looked a spent force as they trudged off the field after a Shakib Al Hasan-inspired Bangladesh exposed their weaknesses at the County...

“Learn to Swim” Programme launched

The National Sports Commission’s July -August “Learn to Swim Programme” will be commencing on the July 8, 2019 and concluding on August 16, 2019. Registration...

Recent Articles

Handyman remanded for several armed robberies

Cheddie Bacchus, a handyman of Norton Street, Georgetown, was today remanded to prison for several armed robberies. He appeared before Magistrate Faith McGusty where he...

Govt begins Budget 2020 preparation

The coalition government – which was toppled by a no-confidence motion since last year – has begun preparing for the 2020 National Budget. Finance Circular...

US migrant crisis: Senate blocks $4.5bn border aid bill

(BBC) The Republican-controlled Senate has rejected a bill designed to send aid to the US border, a day after the world reacted with shock...

OPINION: Eyewitness: Picking sense

…from PNC’s nonsense Your Eyewitness still can’t get over the PNC’s barefacedness on our Constitution over the consequences of the NCM. And it’s not that...

Father, son remanded for armed robbery

A father and son were today remanded to prison on an armed robbery charge. Richard Edwards, 48, and his son, Imran Ali, 20, pleaded not...

Man jailed 2 years over 20 grams of marijuana

A 26-year-old man was Wednesday sentenced to two years in jail for having 20 grams of marijuana in his possession. Darren Sears pleaded guilty to...

Rain provides soggy ending to WI Women tour of England

Rain reigned supreme in the final match of the Vitality T20 International series between the West Indies Women and England Women, preventing a single...

PAHO launches online course to address alcohol use in pregnancy

(CMC) The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), worried that the rates of alcohol disorders among women are higher in the region of the Americas...

Essequibo Coast man critical after hit-and-run accident

A 44-year-old man is now battling for his life after he was struck down by a speeding motorcar at Queenstown Village, Essequibo Coast at...

Opposition Leader says willing to meet President anytime, and daily to chart way forward

In wake of the landmark decisions by the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), which declared that the Government was toppled by a No-Confidence Motion,...