England and Hampshire batsman diagnosed with cancer

England batsman Michael Carberry has been diagnosed with a cancerous tumour, his county Hampshire have confirmed. The 35-year-old missed his side’s County Championship match against Warwickshire after feeling unwell, and was sent for tests. Further medical examinations will now be taken before he has treatment. “I would like to send him and his family our…

Wales surge to 11th in FIFA rankings

Wales’ run to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 saw them climb to 11th in the latest FIFA World Rankings, above England who drop down to 13th following an early exit at the hands of outsiders Iceland. Wales’ run to the semi-finals of Euro 2016 saw them climb to 11th in the latest FIFA World Rankings,…

De Villiers’ 82 delivers second win for Tridents

AB de Villiers’ second half-century in three matches helped Barbados Tridents beat St Kitts and Nevis Patriots by 25 runs at Kensington Oval in Bridgetown and register their second win this season. A superior net run rate meant they moved to second spot in the points table, ahead of Jamaica Tallawahs. Patriots were a batsman…