Powell claims return to cricket scuppered

January 09, 2015 in Sports

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – Embattled opener Kieran Powell says mixed signals from West Indies cricket authorities left him “deflated and confused” and foiled his attempt to return to international cricket, following a self-imposed break from the game. In a statement issued Wednesday – his first since...

Ramdin concedes he played part in middleorder collapse

January 07, 2015 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_698" align="alignleft" width="300"] West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin[/caption] CAPE TOWN, South Africa (CMC) — West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin has conceded that the regional side’s batting was left exposed by his failure and that of veteran middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul during the just ended...

New Cavs addition Smith could dress vs. Rockets

January 07, 2015 in Sports

CLEVELAND -- J.R Smith is doubtful for the Cavaliers' home game Wednesday vs. the Houston Rockets, although he could suit up if everything falls into place. Smith and injured guard Iman Shumpert were obtained from the New York Knicks in a three-way trade Monday that also...