Windies pleased, Proteas frustrated after draw

December 31, 2014 in Sports

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa – Adverse weather which plagued the second Test between South Africa and West Indies returned to force the abandonment of the final day at St George’s Park yesterday, as the contest finished in a tame draw. Heavy overnight rain left the scenic...

Manchester City 2-2 Burnley

December 29, 2014 in Sports

Manchester City missed a golden chance to close the gap on league leaders Chelsea as they surrendered a two-goal half-time lead against Burnley. City were cruising when Fernandinho followed up David Silva's opener with a fine curling shot. George Boyd scored straight after the break, turning home...

Brathwaite, Samuels lead revival with half-centuries

December 29, 2014 in Sports

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa (CMC) — Kraigg Brathwaite and Marlon Samuels stroked enterprising unbeaten half-centuries to rescue West Indies and lift them to a comfortable position on the third day of the second Test against South Africa here yesterday. Floundering at 55 for two after losing...