Resolute England march into semi-finals

England 310 (Root 64, Buttler 61*, Hales 56) beat New Zealand 223 (Williamson 87, Plunkett 4-59) by 87 runs This was not quite the contest which brought the Champions Trophy alive, alas, but England will not lose sleep over that. They became the first team to qualify for the semi-finals with a comfortable 87-win against…

Perez’s 95, highlight day one of U19 3-day C/ship

Demerara ended the first day of the GCB/ Hand in Hand U19 3-day tournament on 230 – 5 against their counterparts from Essequibo when play was called at the Police Sports club ground, Eve Leary, yesterday. The day began with Essequibo winning the toss and electing to bat first which saw them being skittled out…