ECB confirm Windies 2017 tour schedule

West Indies will have a trio of three-day games against county sides before the start of their three-Test series against England. West Indies tour Aug 01-03: 3-day tour match v Essex, Chelmsford Aug 06-08: 3-day tour match v Kent, Canterbury Aug 11-13: 3-day tour match v Derbyshire, Derby Aug 17-21: 1ST TEST v ENGLAND, Edgbaston…

Bravo: Windball cricket better organised than WICB

Former West Indies captain Dwayne Bravo said on Saturday that the current players representing the West Indies against Pakistan is a lost group with many believing that windball cricket is better organised than what they are experiencing with the Caribbean team in Dubai. “I was there in Dubai and basically the players were lost, the…

Series win hands India No. 1 ranking

India 316 (Pujara 87, Rahane 77, Saha 54*, Henry 3-46) and 263 (Rohit 82, Saha 58*, Boult 3-38, Henry 3-59, Santner 3-60) beat New Zealand 204 (Bhuvneshwar 5-48) and 197 (Latham 74, Jadeja 3-41, Shami 3-46, Ashwin 3-82) by 178 runs Scorecard and ball-by-ball details At the historic Eden Gardens, in front of 12,068 people,…

GFF/NAMILCO Thunderbolt Flour Power Nat. U-17 League … EBFA Agricola edge Circuit Ville Jaguars; KK Warriors, Grove & Diamond also win

Agricola Red Triangle staved off a spirited challenge from the Yarrowkabra based Circuit Ville Jaguars to win their GFF/NAMILCO Thunderbolt Flour Power National Intra Association Under-17 match yesterday at the Grove Playfield. The Linden Soesdyke Highway boys, playing in their second competitive match at this level proved yet again that they will be a serious…

Plaisance claw back to edge Golden Stars; BA Paradise SC beat BV Triumph United

Plaisance FC showed impressive maturity against home team Golden Stars, erasing a one goal deficit to walk away winners after two unanswered goals, while Bachelor’s Adventure Sports Club proved too solid for a game BV Triumph United side when play in the GFF/NAMILCO Thunderbolt Flour Power Intra Association Under-17 league continued yesterday at the Golden Grove…

Golden Jaguars name 22 man squad

Five newcomers are in the Golden Jaguars’ shortlist of 22 players of which 20 will be selected for the upcoming Scotia Bank 2016 CFU Caribbean Men’s Cup Championship engagements against Suriname in Paramaribo (8th October) and Jamaica at the National Track and Field Facility, Leonora (11th October, 2016). Making a return is skipper Christopher Nurse…

Ace Warriors upset GNIC

Ace Warriors upset Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) in their low scoring clash on Saturday at the GNIC Ground on Woolford Avenue, Georgetown. As play continued in the New Building Society (NBS)/Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) 40 overs second division tournament, minnows Ace Warriors clinched a one wicket win at GNIC. Needing 83 runs for victory…

Hemraj, Yadram score big for East Coast

A fierce penultimate round of the Jaguars Franchise League ended with two teams recording victories on the third and final day, while the other two matches ended in draws. Upper Corentyne and Georgetown were the two teams to score big wins in this round. At the Everest Cricket Club ground, Upper Corentyne destroyed East Bank…