Taylor, Santokie help Tallawahs swat Patriots aside

Playing on consecutive days, Jamaica Tallawahs recorded their third straight win in Caribbean Premier League 2018 and currently sit at the top of the points table. Fifty from Ross Taylor along with a couple of 40s from Kennar Lewis and Glenn Phillips set up the win against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots at Sabina Park on Thursday…

Zampa, Phillips keep St Lucia Stars winless

Andre Russell’s captaincy career remains perfect while St Lucia Stars still have no idea what a win feels like, they’re now winless for 14 matches – a streak stretching back to 2016 when they were known as the Zouks. For the record, Jamaica Tallawahs recorded their second successive win courtesy a Glenn Phillips half-century and an 81-run…

Emrit, Tahir star Guyana Amazon Warriors defend 141

Guyana Amazon Warriors 141 for 4 (Ronchi 42, Ahmad 3-15) beat St Lucia Stars 138 for 7 (Simmons 45, Emrit 3-26, Tahir 2-23) by three runs Guyana Amazon Warriors preserved their unbeaten start to CPL 2018 in improbable circumstances in a three-run win over St Lucia Stars at Providence Stadium. The visitors found new ways to maintain their…

Sohail Tanvir fined 15% of match fee after middle-finger gesture

Guyana Amazon Warriors fast bowler Sohail Tanvir has been fined 15% of his match fee for making an obscene gesture during his team’s home game against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots on Thursday. Tanvir accepted the sanction handed to him by match referee Denavon Hayles. The incident occurred during the 17th over of the Patriots innings, when Tanvir dismissed…

Hetmyer overshadows Gayle in Guyana’s winning start

Shimron Hetmyer’s breezy, unbeaten 79 overshadowed Chris Gayle’s fighting 86 as Guyana Amazon Warriors began their CPL 2018 campaign with a six-wicket win over St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots. Asked to bat, Patriots could only post a total of 146 for 5 in their allotted 20 overs, with Gayle not getting much support from the…

Sarwan to play ‘huge’ role with Tallawahs – O’Donnell

HEAD coach of the Jamaica Tallawahs, Mark O’Donnell, has high expectations of his assistant coach Ramnaresh Sarwan. The 38-year-old former Guyana Amazon Warriors and Windies batsman was appointed assistant coach earlier this year just prior to the CPL draft. He comes into the job with tons of experience. He captained the Guyana Amazon Warriors in…

Two changes to CPL playing conditions

The Hero Caribbean Premier League is set to begin on 8 August when current champions, Trinbago Knight Riders, take on St Lucia Stars. There have been two significant changes to the playing conditions for the 2018 event. In the event of a tie between the two teams there will be a Super Over as in previous seasons.…

Warriors go for inexperience as Green replaces Delport

The Guyana Amazon Warriors have signed Australian all-rounder Chris Green for the first four matches of the 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League. Green will be covering for Cameron Delport who will be unavailable until August 17. Green will be available for the matches against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, St Lucia Stars, Barbados Tridents and…

Steven Smith to join Barbados Tridents for upcoming CPL

Steven Smith is set to play his second T20 tournament after being axed from Australian cricket for his involvement in the ball-tampering scandal. Smith has now signed with Barbados Tridents for the upcoming CPL season after he played the Global T20 Canada tournament earlier this month. Smith will replace Shakib Al Hasan in the Tridents squad as…