Windies improve by 5 points in Tests

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Following news from the most recent International Cricket Council (ICC) Test Team Rankings, West Indies has added five points to move to 75. Although still in eighth place, Director of Cricket, Jimmy Adams says, “I’m happy that the effort of the squad in the recent Test series vs Pakistan has been…

Premier League round-up: Arsenal miss out on top four spot

Premier League results Arsenal 3-1 Everton Burnley 1-2 West Ham Chelsea 5-1 Sunderland Hull 1-7 Tottenham Leicester 1-1 Bournemouth Liverpool 3-0 Middlesbrough Manchester United 2-0 Crystal Palace Southampton 0-1 Stoke Swansea 2-1 West Brom Watford 0-5 Manchester City Liverpool beat relegated Middlesbrough 3-0 at Anfield to secure a shot at the Champions League again next…

IPL 2017: Karn, Bumrah seal final spot for MI

Kolkata Knight Riders fell to their bogey team, Mumbai Indians, yet again and this time they fell apart rather spectacularly in a loss that cost them dear. Mumbai Indians booked a place in the final of IPL for the fourth time in ten editions, thanks to a brilliant bowling display by Jasprit Bumrah and Karn…

Blogs: What Narine tells us about T20 hitting

In a format where batting resources are often underutilised, more bowlers might try to increase their worth to teams by developing their hitting skills On January 1, Sunil Narine walked out to open the batting for Melbourne Renegades. He was not an obvious choice. In his entire T20 career Narine had scored 382 runs in…

IPL 2017: KKR overcome rain, nerves to eliminate SRH

Gambhir’s unbeaten 32 ensured that KKR overcame the early rattles and progressed to a rightful win. © BCCI In what was a dramatic, rain-affected Eliminator, Kolkata Knight Riders nearly shot themselves in the foot before Gautam Gambhir prevented the panic attack from spreading through and took his team to victory. The win ensured that KKR…