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Andy Balbirnie replaces Gary Wilson as Ireland's T20I skipper

Dublin [Ireland], Nov 29 (ANI): Andy Balbirnie has replaced Gary Wilson as Ireland's T20I captain on Friday. The decision was taken after discussions between Gary Wilson and the national selectors wit (Trinidad Times)

West Indies crush Afghanistan inside 3 days in lone Test

Lucknow - Giant spinner Rakheem Cornwall starred as the West Indies thrashed Afghanistan by nine wickets early on day three of their one-off Test (Trinidad Times)

Lucknow Test: West Indies defeat Afghanistan by nine wickets

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Nov 29 (ANI): West Indies defeated Afghanistan by nine wickets on the third day of the one-off Test on Friday here at the Ekana Cricket Stadium. Chasing 31, West Indie (Trinidad Times)

Andre Russell excluded from Windies squad for series against India

St John's [Antigua and Barbuada], Nov 29 (ANI): All-rounder Andre Russell has been excluded from the West Indies' ODI and T20I squad for the upcoming series against India, Cricket West Indies (CWI) co (Trinidad Times)

Brooks, spinners put West Indies on top in Afghanistan Test

Lucknow - A maiden Test century by Shamarh Brooks and wily spin bowling put the West Indies in firm command of their one-off Test against AfghanistanTrinidad Times)

Afghanistan lead by 19-run after bundling Windies on 277

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Nov 28 (ANI): Afghanistan were at a lead of 19 runs after bundling out West Indies at 277 in the first Test at Ekana Cricket Stadium here on Thursday. At the end of pl (Trinidad Times)

Team demands action if Gayle fails to show up for BPL

Dhaka - Bangladesh T20 team Chattogram Challengers on Thursday called for action against West Indies star Chris Gayle if he fails to show for an upcoming tournamen (Trinidad Times)

'Don't ask until January' - MS Dhoni on his future

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MS Dhoni has added to the speculation around his future with an intriguing comment on Wednesday. At an event in Mumbai, Dhoni was asked by a reporter about everyone speaking about (Trinidad Times)

Giant Cornwall strikes as Windies dominate Afghanistan

Lucknow - Rahkeem Cornwall, the heaviest man in Test cricket, took seven wickets as West Indies skittled out Afghanistan for 187 (Trinidad Times)

Heroic SAF trooper laid to rest in Kapangan, Benguet

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Nov. 8 (PIA) -- In the service of the nation, another brave Cordilleran special force trooper sacrificed his life and was laid to rest in his hometown in Taba-ao, Kapangan in (Trinidad Times)

Andrew Balbirnie appointed as Ireland's Test and ODI captain

Dublin [Ireland], Nov 8 (ANI): Cricket Ireland on Friday announced that Andrew Balbirnie will lead the team in the Test and One-Day International format of the game. Balbirnie will be succeeding Willi (Trinidad Times)

World Urges US to Lift its Embargo on Cuba

UNITED NATIONS - United Nations member states overwhelmingly supported lifting the United States' nearly 60-year-old economic, commercial and financial embargo of Cuba on Thursday, saying it is the (Trinidad Times)

Hales honoured to wear Durban Heat colours

Durban - Hard-hitting England star Alex Hales is ready to hit the ground running when the Durban Heat play its first game of the 2019 Mzan (Trinidad Times)

Benguet Adivay Festival 2019 opens

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Nov. 7(PIA) -- Gong beating and blowing of bamboo horns signaled the opening of Benguet's 119th Foundation Anniversary celebration thru the Adivay Festival 2019 on Wednesday ( (Trinidad Times)

New minimum wage rates in CAR to take effect Nov. 18

BAGUIO CITY, Nov. 6 (PIA) - - The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) -Cordillera announced that the new wage order increasing the daily minimum wage of private sector workers (Trinidad Times)

Hope, Chase power Windies to ODI win in smog-hit Lucknow

Lucknow - Shai Hope and Roston Chase struck half-centuries to power West Indies to a seven-wicket win over AfghanistanTrinidad Times)

Qais Ahmad signs for Gloucestershire as overseas player

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Qais Ahmad, the 19-year-old Afghanistan legspinner, has signed a deal to become Gloucestershire's overseas player for the 2020 season.

Qais, who made his international debut (Trinidad Times)

2019 Regional S&T Week all set in Mountain Province

LA TRINIDAD Benguet, Nov. 6(PIA) - - The Department of Science and Technology(DOST), in partnership with the provincial government of Mountain Province, is all set for the 2019 Regional Science and (Trinidad Times)

Windies opt to bowl v Afghanistan in smog-hit Lucknow

Lucknow - West Indies skipper Kieron Pollard won the toss and elected to bowl first in the opening one-day international against Afghanistan in sm (Trinidad Times)

Team Rubicon Australia shares disaster response expertise in CAR

LA TRINIDAD Benguet, Oct. 18 (PIA) - - Team Rubicon Australia, in partnership with the Office of Civil Defense(OCD) and the local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management offices of the province of B (Trinidad Times)

EXCLUSIVE: Justin Gatlin chats to Sport24

Cape Town - In an exclusive interview, five-time Olympic medallist JUSTIN GATLIN talks about launching a sports development programme in South Africa, Wayde van Niekerk's comeback (Trinidad Times)

Wicket-keeping is a thankless job: Wriddhiman Saha

Ranchi (Jharkhand) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Ahead of the final Test against South Africa, Indian wicket-keeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha on Friday said wicket-keeping is a 'tough' and 'thankless' job. "Ke (Trinidad Times)

T20 World Cup 2020 is big focus: Virat Kohli

Dubai [UAE], Oct 18 (ANI): As the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2020 is one year away, India skipper Virat Kohli on Friday said the tournament will be a 'big focus' and the team will use this period for pre (Trinidad Times)

4ID chief directs new 36IB commander to clear CNTs in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Oct. 18 (PIA) -- MGen. Franco Nemesio Gacal, commanding general of the 4th Infantry Division (4ID), has directed the newly-assumed commander of 36th Infantry "Valorian (Trinidad Times)

Perry looks long term ahead of big weekend for WBBL

There will be another important milestone for women's sport on Friday with the start of the first standalone WBBL when local rivals the Sydney Sixers and the Sydney Thunder go head-to-head on prime (Trinidad Times)

MCA to hold condolence meeting for Madhav Apte

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) will hold a condolence meeting for former India opener Madhav Apte, who passed away late last month, on October 22. The mee (Trinidad Times)

Oil Washes Up on Tourist Beaches in Brazilian Caribbean

RIO DE JANEIRO - Crude oil contaminating the northeastern coast of Brazil has reached the town of Maragogi, one of the region's main tourist beaches, its mayor said Thursday.

Images on local (Trinidad Times)

Kohli leads by example in all aspects of the game: Brian Lara

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Oct 18 (ANI): Former West Indies skipper Brian Lara has lauded India captain Virat Kohli, saying that he leads by example in all aspects of the game. He also opined that (Trinidad Times)

'Upbeat' Elgar on Ranchi Test: It's no dead rubber

Cape Town - Proteas opening batsman Dean Elgar believes that the Proteas can come back in the final Test against India despite losing the series 2-0.

India have outplayed the (Trinidad Times)

Bikers hold cleanup, mangrove planting in Bohol town

DISCIPLINED TO ENDURE.Cyclists who are disciplined to endure long rides try to endure the baking heat, picking up non-biodegradable waste, recyclables, and residuals to free the be (Trinidad Times)

CNT leadership crumbles in Surigao Sur

TAGO, Surigao del Sur, Oct. 17 -- The Communist New People's Army (NPA) Terrorist (CNT) leadership is crumbling down in Surigao del Sur as CNT leaders and supporters surrendered to Army's 36th Infa (Trinidad Times)