General sports news

General sports news (1106)

Rampaul stars with 4; Windies win by 16

Written by Monday, 05 December 2011 16:48

Ahmedabad, India Fast bowler Ravi Rampaul took a superb four-wicket haul as West Indies ended India's 11-game winning streak at home with a 16-run victory in the third One-Day International on Monday to keep the series alive.

The rampaging Rampaul took 4-57 to help bowl out India for 244 in 46.5 overs in reply to West Indies’ total of 260-5 at Sardar Patel Gujarat Stadium. It was the hosts' first ODI loss at home since going down to South Africa in the group stage of the World Cup in March.

Record-breaker Rampaul thinking 'big'

Written by Sunday, 04 December 2011 23:43


Visakhapatnam, India Ravi Rampaul played the innings of a lifetime in the second ODI against India on Friday night and following his heroics, the 27-year-old is looking for more consistent performances.

Rampaul entered the record books with a superb unbeaten 86 off just 66 balls in an action-packed hour of power-hitting at the Dr Y.S. Rajashekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Stadium.

Spirited Windies go down by 5 wickets

Written by Friday, 02 December 2011 23:11

Visakhapatnam, India - Virat Kohli compiled his eighth hundred in One-Day Internationals as India won the second match on Friday night to take a 2-0 series lead over West Indies.

Borde - HPC proving valuable

Written by Thursday, 01 December 2011 18:20

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – West Indies A manager Colin Borde has reiterated the value of the High Performance Centre, noting it played a key role in the recently concluded A series against Bangladesh.

He said the institution, based at the UWI Cave Hill Campus in Barbados, was helping players add a new dimension to their game.

SIMPSON BAY, ST. MAARTEN - With the St.Maarten Heineken Regatta just a few months away, organizers are pleased to see that the entries are coming in.

The Race for the 2011 Futsal title is still on

Written by Monday, 28 November 2011 17:45

PHILIPSBURG - The rain couldn't stop the futsal fans or teams to enjoy some excellent futsal matches on Sunday the 27th of November in the LB. Scott auditorium organized by the SMFA and sponsored by Nagico Insurances.

ODI Series is time to shine

Written by Monday, 28 November 2011 17:45

Cuttack, India -- West Indies skipper Darren Sammy has backed his young team to deliver in all departments when they face India in the upcoming One-Day series, which bowls off on Tuesday.

Sammy: Oh what a day!

Written by Sunday, 27 November 2011 17:36

Mumbai, India – West Indies captain Darren Sammy has rued his side’s missed chance in the third and final Test against India here Saturday but said he was buoyed by their fighting spirit in earning a draw.

Dwayne Bravo - More to come from Darren

Written by Friday, 25 November 2011 20:52

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Out-of-favour West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has warned of more runs to come from his younger brother Darren Bravo.

BES ISLANDS - Today, November 25th 2011 the Chief de Mission of the Dutch Olympic Committee, mr. Maurits Hendriks, pays an exploratory visit to Bonaire.