Rahul Dravid and Mahendra Singh Dhoni put Sri Lanka\'s inexperienced attack to the sword by smashing centuries as hosts India regained the advantage on today’s opening day of the first Test in Ahmedabad.
An elbow injury has ruled pacer Brett Lee out of New South Wales’ Sheffield Shield clash with Tasmania tomorrow, further damaging his chances of facing West Indies in the first Test in Brisbane next week.
Chairman of the Technical and Development Committee, Howard McIntosh and Director of Operations, Public Relation and Events, Janice Rose-Brown are now in Zurich, Switzerland to represent the Jamaica Football Federation.
Australian middle order batsman, Marcus North has been cleared of serious damage but could still be in doubt for the first Test against the West Indies after sustaining a wrist injury in a domestic one-day game at the weekend.
After being axed from Jamaica’s side form the recent West Indies Cricket Board President’s Cup, Tamar Lambert has been named in a 24-man squad to begin preparation for next year’s regional four-day tournament.
World champion Pakistan won a record-equaling seventh successive 20/20 match when they beat New Zealand by seven runs today at Dubai Sports City Stadium in United Arab Emirates to sweep the two-match series.
Second-seeded Rafael Nadal played his best tennis of the week to set up a semifinal against Novak Djokovic at the Paris Masters with a convincing 7-5, 7-5 win today over defending champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Olympics and World Champion triple gold medallist Usain Bolt, yesterday received his instrument of appointment as ambassador and diplomatic passport during a brief presentation ceremony at Jamaica House.