Super50 Cup: Guyana defeats Windwards by four wickets

Guyana defeated the Windward Islands by four wickets with 52 balls remaining in the  Colonial Medical Insurance Super50 Cup one-day yesterday and Christopher Barnwell maintained a rich vein of form striking 89. In Port of Spain, the Windward Islands rattled up 258-5 from their allotment with Devon Smith striking 93. He was supported by Emmanuel…

SUPER50: HURRICANES BLOW AWAY MAROONERS IN CUP OPENER

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – A career-best hundred from Devon Thomas West Indies followed by a destructive spell from West Indies off-spinner Rahkeem Cornwall propelled hosts Leeward Islands Hurricanes to a 198-run victory over defending champions Combined Campuses & Colleges Marooners in the Colonial Medical Insurance Super50 Cup on Wednesday. Thomas, who celebrates his 30th birthday in nine days’ time,…

SBF Petroleum CGI Jaguars 50 overs franchise: Essequibo, Lower Corentyne extends winning streak

SBF Petroleum CGI Jaguars 50 overs franchise… Story and Photos by Brandon Corlette Exciting cricket matches continued across Guyana, Essequibo, Lower Corentyne, West Demerara and West Berbice were among the victorious teams in the second round of the SBF Petroleum CGI Jaguars 50 overs franchise. Defending champs continues winning ways Under glorious sunshine at the…

Gill slams double ton against West Indies A

Making up for his first-ball duck in the first innings, Shubman Gill struck an unbeaten 204 while skipper Hanuma Vihari came up with an important knock of 118 not-out as they led a remarkable comeback after India A were in deep trouble having suffered a top-order collapse. Reduced to 50 for 4 in their second…

Second season of Global T20 league to start on July 25

Toronto Nationals will clash against defending champions Vancouver Knights in the opening game of the second season of Global T20 League. The tournament will comprise a total of 22 matches, including the three Playoffs games and the final which will be played on 11th August. In the inaugural season of the tournament, there was no shortage…

OP-ED: GCB questions selection policy of CWI selection panel

The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) on Friday issued a statement, questioning the selection policy of Cricket West Indies (CWI), highlighting specifically the 13-man squad selected for the first Test against England, starting January 23 in Barbados. The squad has one Guyanese, Shimron Hetmyer. Below is the full statement issued by the Board. Once again, the Guyana…

LEGEND SHIV TO WORK WITH GUYANA JAGUARS

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Legendary former West Indies batsman, Shiv Chanderpaul, has been appointed interim assistant coach of Guyana Jaguars. The 44-year-old fills the breach created by the secondment of head coach Esuan Crandon to the West Indies coach staff. Rayon Griffith, the former Guyana fast bowler, will replace Crandon with Chanderpaul taking the vacant spot.…

Young Warriors’ victory inspired by Shimron Hetmyer

BCB/Ivan Madre 100-ball – says Captain Suresh Dhanai By Brandon Corlette It was an inspirational victory by the Young Warriors team Saturday last when they humbled Rose Hall Town Gizmos and Gadgets by seven wickets. At the post-match presentation, Young Warriors Captain Suresh Dhanai explained how important the victory against Rose Hall Town was. Dhanai…