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...

Queretaro threaten to sack missing Ronaldinho

December 24, 2014 in Sports

MEXICO CITY, Mexico (AFP) -- Two-time world footballer of the year Ronaldinho has been threatened with the sack if he doesn't return as soon as possible to his Mexican club Queretaro, the team's president said yesterday. The 34-year-old Brazilian -- a member of the 2002 World...

Jason Holder appointed Windies ODI captain

December 22, 2014 in Sports

ST JOHN'S, Antigua - The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) yesterday announced that all-rounder Jason Holder has been appointed West Indies One Day International captain. The 23-year-old Holder takes over from Dwayne Bravo. The WICB thanked Bravo for his service to West Indies cricket in the capacity...