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BRAVE POORAN FAILS TO STOP WARRIORS

(CMC) GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Debutant teenager Nicolas Pooran stunned the Guyanese Amazon Warriors but Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel fell short by 19 runs in their Caribbean Premier League encounter at the Providence Stadium Wednesday. The 17 year old wicket-keeper batsman blasted  six sixes and one four on his way to a 24 ball 54 […]

Chris Gayle marks cricket milestone in Guyana

Chris Gayle is set to mark a special milestone in his outstanding career when he plays his 250th One-Day International for the West Indies on Sunday. The powerful left-hander made his international debut back in 1999 against India and said Sunday’s match against Pakistan will be “special”. The match at the Guyana National Stadium will […]

Trinidad stuns Guyana 20 – 0 to advance to Rugby Finals

by Rawle Toney The atmosphere was truly electric with scores of Rugby hungry fans storming the University of the West Indies St Augustine Campus in Trinidad & Tobago as the hosts trounced Guyana 20 – 0 to advance to the NACRA 15s finals. With that crushing win, Trinidad and Tobago will now face USA South […]

Gayle outlines Windies plan to ICC trophy

CARDIFF, Wales –Chris Gayle believes the West Indies have it in them to beat all-comers and win the ICC Champions Trophy for a second time. The powerful left-handed opening batsman said winning the mini-World Cup won’t be an easy task, but the players from the Caribbean are prepared to fight hard. “We are switched on! […]

Guyana hungry for Rugby title

by Rawle Toney Guyana’s National Men’s 15’s Rugby squad arrived on Thursday morning in the Twin Island Republic of Trinidad & Tobago, where they will face the hosts on Saturday for the North American & Caribbean Rugby Association (NACRA) Southern Championship. The game which is set for 3pm at the University of the West Indies […]

Walter Moore – from Guyana to Kazakhstan

By Rawle Toney If anyone had told 28 year-old Walter Moore that he would be playing in the ninth largest country in the world, he would have probably used some colourful Guyanese language to tell the person where to get off. But today, Moore is playing professional soccer in , Kazakhstan and is thankful for the […]

Chris Gayle scores fastest 100 in cricket history

Chris Gayle has set a new record for the fastest century in the history of professional cricket with an astonishing ton off 30 balls for the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League, and then went on to make the highest score ever seen in Twenty20, ending unbeaten with 175 off 66 balls. The West Indies […]

Windwards beat Jamaica to reach Super50 Finals

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Windward Islands produced a measured run chase to beat title-holders Jamaica by five wickets with an over to spare here Friday night, and book a place in Sunday’s Super50 final against Combined Campuses and Colleges. Chasing 243 for victory in the second day/night semi-final at Kensington Oval, the Windwards were piloted to […]

Warner, Blazer “fraudulent” in CONCACAF management

(Reuters) CONCACAF’s former leaders Jack Warner and Chuck Blazer were “fraudulent in their management” of the confederation’s affairs, the head of the body’s Integrity Committee told its congress on Friday. David Simmons presented a detailed report into allegations of financial mismanagement by former president Warner and ex-general secretary Blazer based on documents and interviews with […]

WICB begins search for Cricket Director

The West Indies Cricket Board has commenced a global search to fill the position of Director of Cricket. The Director of Cricket will play an essential part in establishing the WICB as one of the premier governing bodies with the sport while overseeing the provision of successful and exciting West Indies teams. “The Director of […]