Elaine Thompson pips Schippers in all-star 200m

September 02, 2016 in Sports

ZURICH, Switzerland (AFP) — Recently crowned double Olympic sprint champion Elaine Thompson maintained her winning ways by holding her form to claim victory in an all-star women's 200m at the Diamond League meet in Zurich on Thursday. Dutch world champion Dafne Schippers, who won silver behind...

Windies anchored to the bottom of ICC Test rankings

September 01, 2016 in Sports

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) —West Indies continues to languish at the bottom of the standings in the longest format of the game, while cricketers from the region have made little progress in the player rankings. However, South Africa have moved up a few notches and...

Service without honour: Chanderpaul continues to protest his expulsion

August 31, 2016 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_5724" align="alignleft" width="300"] West Indies Veteran Shivnarine Chanderpaul Source: cricketcountry[/caption] MIAMI, USA (CMC) — Former West Indies middle-order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul is continuing to protest his unceremonious expulsion from the regional squad, saying he has given yeoman service without being honoured. Chanderpaul, 42, who was dropped...