Fierce battle predicted for Tridents– Patriots clash

With much to play for given the competitive start of this year’s tournament, a fierce battle is predicted for the Basseterre Stadium tonight as match eight of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) gets underway. The match will feature hosts St Kitts and Nevis Patriots against former champions Barbados Tridents. With one loss to their…

Johnson to lead WI President’s XI against India

4 Guyanese named in squad Leon Johnson leads a list of four Guyanese named to play for a West Indies President’s XI against the touring India side. Johnson joins opener Rajendra Chandrika, middle-order batsman Vishaul Singh and fast bowler Keon Joseph in a 12-member squad announced by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) yesterday. The…

Gareth Bale: ‘It’s Wales v Portugal, not Bale v Ronaldo’

Gareth Bale has played down the significance of his duel with Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Wales’ Euro 2016 semi-final against Portugal. Their relationship has been the subject of intense media scrutiny, with both insisting there is no rift. They meet in Lyon on Wednesday, Wales’ first semi-final at a major tournament. “It’s…