Caribbean teams for Toronto games

On your marks, get set, go!  The next generation of track & field all-stars are coming from across the Caribbean to compete in the 3rd annual Toronto International Track & Field Games (TITFG) on June 11th at the University of Toronto’s Varsity Centre. This year, Scotiabank is sponsoring 10 track and field teams from high […]

Ex PM Patterson on Caribbean League

Former Jamaican Prime Minister P. J. Patterson will chair the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Cricket Committee after accepting his appointment by the West Indies Cricket Board. The cricket committee will be responsible for final approval of the tournament rules and regulations, playing conditions and review any potential breaches. They will also be responsible for players […]

Canadians to tour Trinidad

Canada’s national cricket team will leave this weekend for a nine day tour of Trinidad & Tobago. The team is scheduled to play a two-day game, two T20 matches and one 50 over match against the T&T national side starting Monday, February 4th. Canada is using the short tour as part of its preparation for […]

Should clean air be a human right?

Efficient filtration solutions exist to clean air and protect people but few are aware of the benefits of clean air for productivity or controlling costs. Protecting people from tthe health impact of air pollution costs money, but it is also a long-term investment that can reduce the cost of higher sick leave rates at workplaces […]

Norman Peart's bolt to stardom

Norman Peart – manager for Usain Bolt. Getting to his parents’ farm in Schawfield, Trelawny, still requires travelling the length and breadth of a dirt road, while jolting his deep-rooted senses that responsibility and accountability are life skills that cannot be purchased. Norman Peart, mentor and manager of Usain ‘Lightning’ Bolt, could never have envisioned […]

Windies recall Sarwan, Deonarine for Aussie series

The West Indies Cricket Board selectors last Tuesday named the 15-man squad for the upcoming limited overs tour of Australia which starts on January 29th. Ramnaresh Sarwan, the Guyana and West Indies experienced middle-order batsman and allrounder Narsingh Deonarine have been recalled. Sarwan last played for the West Indies in ODIs in June 2011. The […]

Kenya vs Canada

The International Cricket Council (ICC) recently announced the amemded dates for the fifth round fixtures of the Pepsi ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Championship and the ICC Intercontinental Cup 2011-2013 between Kenya and Canada. The matches will be played at the ICC Global Cricket Academy in Dubai between March 11th and March 21st, 2013 and […]

Ponting retires from international cricket

Ricky Ponting, the 37- year-old former Australian captain and most prolific batsman retired from International cricket at the end of the third and final Test between Australia and South Africa which ended last Monday at Perth. The Tasmania born Ricky Thomas Ponting made his Test debut against Sri Lanka at Perth in December 1995, scoring […]