THESE 12 WEST INDIES EMERGING PLAYERS GO BIG ON THE CPL FIELD

The West Indies Emerging Players, as selected by Cricket West Indies (CWI), taking part in the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) have been putting impressive performances. All teams at this year’s tournament had to select two of the best up and coming Caribbean cricketers for this year’s event and there have been a number…

Jonny Bairstow dropped for New Zealand Tests

England have not included Jonny Bairstow in their Test tour of New Zealand. The squad for the two-Test series features four uncapped players, as announced on Monday (September 23). Openers Zak Crawley (Kent) and Dom Sibley (Warwickshire) earn maiden call-ups, along with the Lancashire pair of fast bowler Saqib Mahmood and leg spinner Matt Parkinson.…

Kohli receives demerit point, official warning for ‘inappropriate’ shoulder contact with Hendricks

India captain Virat Kohli has received a demerit point and an official warning for an “inappropriate” shoulder contact with South Africa quick Beuran Hendricks while taking a run during the third T20I on Sunday in Bengaluru. Kohli was found guilty of a Level 1 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct. The incident occurred in the fifth over of the match,…

Allround Barbados Tridents crush St Lucia Zouks

Barbados Tridents put up a clinical show with both bat and ball to crush St Lucia Zouks in a one-sided encounter at St Lucia on Friday (September 20). Chasing 173, the home side had a miserable outing with the bat and were bowled out for just 101 with 31 balls to spare. Zouks lost a…

Vintage Di Maria helps PSG overwhelm Real Madrid

PARIS (Reuters) – Angel Di Maria scored twice in a vintage performance to help Paris St Germain outclass Real Madrid 3-0 in their opening Champions League Group A game on Wednesday. In the absence of the formidable attacking trio of Kylian Mbappe, Neymar and Edinson Cavani, Di Maria provided two first-half goals as PSG suffocated…

Shoaib Malik helps Guyana maintain spotless CPL19 record

Shoaib Malik hit the sweet spot between batsmanship and captaincy on Wednesday night at Sabina Park, extending Guyana Amazon Warriors’ winning start to a fifth game with a crushing 81-run defeat of hosts Jamaica Tallawahs. Malik applied the finishing touches to a dominating batting effort, his unbeaten 37-ball 67 taking Guyana to 218 before tactically…