West Indies’ Roston Chase essays a shot during the first ODI against Afghanistan at the Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow on Wednesday. Agence France-Presse
Shamarh Brooks smashed a maiden century before spinners led the bowling charge as West Indies took control of the game in the first Test against a hapless Afghanistan
Rahkeem Cornwall, the heaviest man in Test Cricket, took seven wickets as West Indies skittled out Afghanistan for 187 on the first day of their one-off Test on Wednesday.
Opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz smacked a blitzkrieg half-century as Afghanistan defeated West Indies by 29 runs in the third Twenty20 to claim the series 2-1.
St John’s: West Indies have turned to experience with the recall on Tuesday of veteran duo Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard for the first two T20s against India next month. Explosive hitter Pollard was left out of the West Indies team for the recent 50-over World Cup and played his last T20 in India last November.
Both Max Verstappen of Red Bull and Charles Leclerc of Ferrari effectively conceded the title on Sunday after the British Grand Prix as the six-time champion claimed his third straight.
Andy Murray says players need assurance that they would not face mandatory quarantine upon returning to Europe from the US Open before travelling to New York amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
England have the luxury of six specialist pacemen in their 14-man squad for this week's first Test against Pakistan at Old Trafford -- a welcome "headache" for captain Joe Root.