St Lucia Zouks to replace St Lucia Stars in CPL 2019

St Lucia Zouks will make a return to the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), replacing St Lucia Stars for the upcoming season. Zouks was the name of the original franchise from St Lucia when the league was launched in 2013. In 2016, Stars replaced Zouks, but last week the CPL terminated its participation agreement with Royal…

Celtic, Porto make shock Champions League exits

Former European Cup winners had mixed fortunes in Champions League qualifying as Ajax Amsterdam and Red Star Belgrade squeezed into the playoff round while Celtic and Porto were eliminated after a dramatic evening on Tuesday. Ajax, semifinalists last season, came from behind to beat PAOK 3-2 for a 5-4 aggregate win over the Greeks while Red Star knocked out FC Copenhagenon penalties…

India look to complete white-ball double

After a comprehensive victory in the rain-affected second One-Day International (ODI), Virat Kohli’s India have a chance to complete the double in white-ball cricket before the two teams move across to Antigua for the first of two Tests. Sunday’s 59-run drubbing has ensured that India can’t lose the series, but coming on the back of…