Knight Riders thrash Warriors to lift CPL-2018 title

  By Jawad Hussain TAROUBA, Sept. 16 (MAQTV) – The mercurial DJ Bravo added another feather to his cap on Sunday night when he inspired the Trinbago Knight Riders to their second straight Caribbean Premier League (CPL 2018) title triumph at Brian Lara Stadium in Tarouba, Trinidad. The CPL 2018 title match also gave New Zealand’s flamboyant batsman Colin Munro to unleash the brutal side of his batting skills and pummel the Warriors with some serious lusty blows. The final would also be remembered for the American bowler Ali Khan,…

Bravo Spotted Ali Khan at US OPEN

Trin­ba­go Knight Rid­ers have a new star on the team and it be­came pos­si­ble be­cause of a keen eye of skip­per Dwayne Bra­vo. Speak­ing at the press con­fer­ence on Sat­ur­day Bra­vo re­vealed how he spot­ted the im­pres­sive young fast bowler Muham­mad Ali Khan. “I went to the US to play in a crick­et tour­na­ment, the US Open and I saw this young man. I told my broth­er (Dar­ren Bra­vo) who was play­ing on the same team with us that this boy has some tal­ent. I took his con­tact in­for­ma­tion and…

Andre Russell hails ‘the Kennar Lewis way

Andre Russell heaped praise on Kennar Lewis after his blitz at the top set up a win for Jamaica Tallawahs against Chris Gayle’s St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. The Tallawahs backed up Lewis’ heroics with a strong all-round performance in their Caribbean Premier League 2018 match at Kingston on Wednesday, 15 August, to make it three wins out of three. Lewis’ 49 off 24 balls dominated the Powerplay before New Zealand’s Ross Taylor made the most of a let-off on 6 to strike a half-century and set up the total…

Extra added incentive’ – Ireland coach Graham Ford pre-empts hard-fought battle with Afghanistan

reland are on the hunt for revenge as their new rivals come to town for a six-match T20I and ODI series. Having overcome the Irish in the latest full series between the two sides in 2017 and pipping them to 2019 ICC World Cup Qualification in the Super Six in Harare in March, Afghanistan will be in high spirits, and following a sequence of tightly contested bouts in the last year, both sides are keen to come up in trumps in one of cricket’s newest rivalries. “Ireland and Afghanistan have…

Stokes recalled ‘for his own well-being’- Bayliss

ngland coach Trevor Bayliss has welcomed Ben Stokes back into the squad but has outlined the fact that he is not an automatic selection to play in the third Test. Having been acquitted following the trial that forced him to sit out of England’s emphatic innings-victory over India at Lord’s, Stokes rejoined his teammates just hours later, something Bayliss and the selection team decided would benefit the all-rounder. Forcing his way into the starting XI is not as simple though, with Chris Woakes having notched a maiden Test ton in…