Linking the Caribbean to the World! Monday - Nov 20, 2017

Sports

  • Gayle Expected to be a Force in World T20

    Gayle Expected to be a Force in World T20

    NEW DELHI (AP) — In the smash-and-bash spectacle of Twenty20 cricket, big-swinging batsmen like Chris Gayle, David Warner and Mahendra Singh Dhoni tend to be the focus of attention. When the fifth ICC World Twenty20 tournament gets under way in Bangladesh on Sunday, though, it’s just as likely to showcase slow bowlers as match winners.

  • They’re Going: Jamaica Heading to Sochi

    Get ready, Sochi: The Jamaicans are coming, and they’re bringing their bobsled again. Jamaican bobsled pilot Winston Watts and the nation’s Olympic Committee said Monday they are accepting an invitation to compete in next month’s Sochi Olympics. It’s the first time the Jamaican bobsled team will compete in the games since 2002. The invitation comes

  • US, Cuba Boxers Renew Rivalry in Havana

    US, Cuba Boxers Renew Rivalry in Havana

    HAVANA (AP) — Boxers from the U.S. and Cuba have gone glove-to-glove on Cuban soil for the first time in 27 years in a semipro World Series of Boxing clash that in many ways resembled a big-time Las Vegas bout. After a reggaeton duo got the crowd revved up Friday night, boxers entered Havana’s Sport