Gayle blasts Somerset to victory with half-century

June 21, 2016 in Sports

TAUNTON, Somerset (CMC) — Chris Gayle hit a stroke-filled half-century to help propel Somerset to a comfortable six-wicket victory over Darren Sammy’s Hampshire, in the English T20 Blast here Sunday. Set 134 for victory, the hosts cruised to their target with 26 balls remaining, with the...

Windies hunting precious win, but rain threatens

June 21, 2016 in Sports

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Captain Jason Holder was under no illusions yesterday about what West Indies needed to do in order to qualify for the final of the Tri-Nations Series. Ahead of their two final preliminary games, the hosts are bottom of the three-team tournament...

U-20 Boyz suffer shock defeat to tiny St Kitts

June 19, 2016 in Sports

SAN CRISTOBAL, Dominican Republic — Jamaica’s Under-20 team was stunned 0-2 by minnows St Kitts & Nevis in yesterday’s Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Group Four qualifying match here at Estadio Panamericano. St Kitts & Nevis forward Tahir Hanley scored second-half goals in the 60th and 83rd...