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Hill takes four as England make short work of Nigeria

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England allrounder George Hill, playing his first game of the Under-19 World Cup, finished with figures of 4 for 12 to help England bowl Nigeria out for 58 in 27.5 overs in the fin (Trinidad Times)

Haiti cholera outbreak 'stopped in its tracks

This was achieved following concerted efforts from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the Haitian Government and others, to address the root causes of cholera.

"Cholera is a disease (Trinidad Times)

Bishnoi, Ankolekar stifle New Zealand in shortened game

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23-overs-a-side India Under-19 115 for no loss (Jaiswal 57*, Saxena 52*) beat New Zealand Under-19 147 (Mariu 42, Lellman 31, Bishnoi 4-30, Ankolekar 3-28) by 44 runs (DLS method) (Trinidad Times)

South Africa women gear up for New Zealand challenge

Dubai [UAE], Jan 24 (ANI): South Africa has the chance of grabbing important points against New Zealand in their ICC Women's Championship series starting Sunday, as they look for direct qualification (Trinidad Times)

Haiti reaches one-year free of Cholera

Washington D.C. / Port au Prince. 23 January 2020 (PAHO/WHO) - The cholera outbreak in Haiti that began in October 2010, affecting over 820,000 people and killing 9,792, has been stopped in its tra (Trinidad Times)

Smith set for 'robust' chats with Faf over Proteas future

Cape Town - Proteas captain Faf du Plessis is set to have a "robust" discussion with Director of Cricket (DOC) Graeme Smith over his international (Trinidad Times)

De Kock open to Test captaincy if needed

Cape Town - New Proteas ODI captain Quinton de Kock says he would be happy to skipper the Test side if asked.

The 27-year-old was this week unveiled as South (Trinidad Times)

Jason Holder rested from first two ODIs against Ireland

St John's [Antigua], Jan 2 (ANI): West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder has been rested for the first two games of their three-match series against Ireland. Holder is the only player to miss out from t (Trinidad Times)

Ollie Pope fit and raring to make Test spot his own

Ollie Pope knows how suddenly opportunity can come knocking... then turn around and slam the door in your face.

So, rather than panic when illness robbed him of a fifth Test appearance for En (Trinidad Times)

Ravi Shastri wishes Team India a 'Happy New Year'

New Delhi [India], Dec 31 (ANI): India head coach Ravi Shastri on Tuesday shared a picture of Team India and wished them a Happy New Year. Shastri took to Twitter to write: "Happy New Year! Guys, you (Trinidad Times)

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)