St. Lucia Stars sign Ryder and McClenaghan

St. Lucia Stars have signed up New Zealanders Mitchell McClenaghan and Jesse Ryder for the forthcoming season of the Caribbean Premier League. McClenaghan replaces Sri Lankan seamer Lasith Malinga while Ryder comes in for South African batsman David Miller. It is understood that David Miller will be joining the South African A squad for the four-day…

SL vs IND: Dhawan 190 leaves Sri Lanka reeling

GALLE, Sri Lanka (Reuters) – India opener Shikhar Dhawan smashed a career-best 190 on his test return and combined with Cheteshwar Pujara to lay the foundation for a big first innings total on the opening day of the first test against Sri Lanka on Wednesday. The duo added 253 runs for the second wicket to…

Regional U-15: Squad lists for Regional Under-15

JOHN’S, Antigua –Following are the squad lists for the Regional Under-15 Tournament, starting tomorrow in Barbados: BARBADOS – Renacko Belgrave (captain), Reuben Agard, Jacob Bethell, Romario Brathwaite, Nimar Bolden, Rivaldo Clarke, Giovonte Depeiza, Tremaine Dowrich, Malek Holder, Jakeem Forde, Jordan Knight, Romario Roach, Che Simmons, Thierry Walcott GUYANA – Marvan Prashad (captain), Saif Amoi, Sheldon Charles, Travon Charles, Danioel Dharamdat, Hemraj Harilall, Daveanand Khemraj, Mark Ramanand, Gaurav Ramesh, Romel Retemiah, Andre Seepersaud, Anthony Williams, Shamar Yearwood JAMAICA – Rajiv Redhi (captain), Jaheim Bartley, Anil Braham, Alifah Cox, Jordon Douglas, Denali Edmond,…

Regional U-19: T&T, Guyana on top but Barbados struggle

BASSETERRE, St Kitts, CMC – Reigning champions Trinidad and Tobago along with Guyana were in strong positions to force victory but Barbados faltered against Jamaica, on the pentultimate day of the first round of matches in the CWI Regional Under-19 three-day championship here Tuesday. Playing at Conaree, T&T did well to dismiss Windward Islands for 153…

West Ham sign Javier Hernandez from Bayer Leverkusen for £16m

West Ham have completed the £16m signing of striker Javier Hernandez from German club Bayer Leverkusen. The former Manchester United forward has signed a three-year contract. In May, Hernandez – widely known by the nickname Chicharito, which means ‘little pea’ – became Mexico’s all-time leading scorer. “The Premier League is the best league in the…

Benjamin Mendy: Man City sign Monaco defender for £52m

Monaco defender Benjamin Mendy has completed his £52m transfer to Manchester City. The 23-year-old France left-back, who only joined Monaco from Marseille last summer, has signed a five-year deal with the club. Mendy is City’s fifth major signing of the summer and takes their spending to more than £200m. “He is undoubtedly one of the…