The Hundred – how the squads stack up

The draft for The Hundred was held on Monday (October 20) as eight teams finalised their squads for the tournament that’ll start in July next year. The ECB’s new tournament will run for 38 days with 32 matches being played before the playoffs. The sides were allowed a maximum of three overseas players and had two designated…

SBF Petroleum CGI Jaguars 50 overs franchise: Essequibo, Lower Corentyne extends winning streak

SBF Petroleum CGI Jaguars 50 overs franchise… Story and Photos by Brandon Corlette Exciting cricket matches continued across Guyana, Essequibo, Lower Corentyne, West Demerara and West Berbice were among the victorious teams in the second round of the SBF Petroleum CGI Jaguars 50 overs franchise. Defending champs continues winning ways Under glorious sunshine at the…

Virat Kohli moves to within a point of No. 1-ranked Steven Smith

Virat Kohli’s career-best 254 not out in India’s second Test win over South Africa in Pune has vaulted him back above the 900-point mark in the ICC rankings for Test batsmen, and has put him within touching distance of top-ranked Steven Smith. Kohli’s tally stands at 936 points, while Smith sits on 937. The India captain…

Perfect Warriors look to set right an imperfect reputation

Caribbean Premier League finals have invariably been about the richness of T20 sport, the culmination of a tournament in a parallel world that’s accessible to all but attended by some. There’s strong local flavour in that sense, and there’s colour and crowd. There’s three different winners in six editions. And there’s one perpetual runner-up. Amazon…

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…