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…

Monaco claim first title in 17 years with St Etienne win

Monaco claimed their first Ligue 1 title in 17 years with one game to spare when they beat St Etienne 2-0 at home on Wednesday to bring an end to Paris St Germain’s four-year reign as champions. Monaco, who took their tally in a swashbuckling season to 104 goals, needed a draw to be guaranteed…

Yadram, Persaud headline Demerara squad

GCB/Hand-In-Hand Under-19 Inter County… The Demerara Cricket Board has named a strong 18- man squad to represent its county in the 2017 GCB/Hand -In-Hand Under-19 Inter County Three (3) Days and One Day 50 Overs Tournaments. The squad includes Guyana Jaguars and  West Indies Under-19 player Bhaskar Yadram  who will captain the side. In addition,…

Boom or bust for Sunrisers and KKR

Head-to-head This season: Sunrisers and KKR split their games in the group stages. KKR defended 172 at Eden Gardens in the first meeting. David Warner’s response was a sensational 59-ball 126 in Hyderabad. Overall: Sunrisers have won just four of 11 games against KKR. They won the Eliminator last season at the Feroz Shah Kotla,…

WALTER MOORE TO CONDUCT TALENT IDENTIFICATION INITIATIVE IN GUYANA

Former Golden Jaguars’ defender, Walter Moore, and his club coach Kristian Heames will conduct a Talent Identification programme in Guyana from the 19th – 21st May, 2017, which will result in potential players being identified for trials and possible professional contracts in Europe. This initiative is part of the new philosophy of the technical programe…

Windies, Afghanistan to meet in June

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board announced today that Afghanistan will play three Twenty20 and three One-day Internationals on its tour of the Caribbean in May/June this year. It will be the first time that the Afghans will be playing West Indies in a series on Caribbean soil, although it’s not the…