In The Spotlight
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts--Keacy Carty from St. Maarten recorded his maiden first-class century with a fighting 103 against the Windward Islands Volcanoes in the West Indies Cricket Board four-day tournament at Warner Park Stadium in St. Kitts.
The top girls from Milton Peters College and Learning Unlimited joined forces to face Last year’s volleyball champions St. Maarten Academy in an All Star game Friday, Academy won 3-1. Last week Wednesday Charlotte Brookson Academy girls beat Methodist Agogic Center girls 3 - 0. Scores 26 - 24; 25 - 22 and 16 - 14. Charlotte Brookson Academy boys beat MAC boys by default.
DHARAMSALA, India- - Ravindra Jadeja shone with bat and ball to put India in a commanding position to secure a series-clinching victory over Australia in the fourth and final test on Monday.
ST. BARTHS --There is now less than a month to go until the kick-off of the eighth edition of Les Voiles de St. Barth. To date, 66 teams have signed up for the event, which bodes well for an exceptional vintage, made more special by the fact that Lionel Péan has agreed to be the official Godfather of the race, an honorary position held by several famous international yachtsmen in the past, including USA’s Ken Read (2016), Jim Swartz (2013), and Jimmy Buffett (2011).
TEXAS-- American Dustin Johnson became the first player to win all four World Golf Championships events when he claimed the WGC-Dell Match Play in Texas on Sunday.
MELBOURNE- - Four-times world champion Sebastian Vettel won the Australian Grand Prix for Ferrari on Sunday to dash Mercedes' hopes of extending their dominance into a fourth successive season of Formula One.
SPAIN--Diego Costa was among the scorers as Spain strolled to a 4-1 win at home to Israel in a World Cup qualifier on Friday to stay top of Group G.
TEXAS - Phil Mickelson and Marc Leishman were headed for a Saturday showdown in the WGC-Dell Match Play Championship after winning their respective groups in the round-robin phase in Texas.
FLORIDA- - World number one Dustin Johnson continued his perfect record at the WGC-Dell Match Play on Thursday while number two Rory McIlroy was eliminated without even setting foot on the course.