Kingston

  • 1st Test: Debutant Mark Craig stars as New Zealand defeat West Indies by 186 runs June 12, 2014

    Kingston: Debutant offspinner Mark Craig took 4 for 97 and legspinner Ish Sodhi added 3 for 42 as New Zealand completed victory against the West Indies by 186 runs late on day four Wednesday of the opening cricket Test. The West Indies, set an improbable 403 to win, were bowled out...
  • 2nd T20: West Indies dash Irish hopes of history with 11run win February 27, 2014

    Kingston: Ireland's flirtation with cricketing history came to a disappointing end in Kingston's Sabina Park on Friday when they lost their second Twenty20 international with the West Indies. Victory, following a famous sixwicket win on the same ground earlier in the week, would have given the Irish a first series win...
  • Sri Lanka, West Indies look to a winning start in trination opener June 28, 2013

    Kingston, Jamaica: With India enjoying an additional 48 hours to bask in the glory of their Champions Trophy triumph, West Indies and Sri Lanka get the trination oneday international series underway on Friday at Sabina Park. Both teams have points to prove after being steamrolled by the ODI kings over the...
  • TV and film actor Abir Goswami passes away May 31, 2013

    Mumbai: TV Actor Abir Goswami, seen in shows like 'Kkusum' and 'Pyaar Ka Dard Hai', passed away here Friday afternoon. The actor was in good health and was busy working out when he suffered a heart attack, his colleagues told IANS. Abir was in his 30s. Sayantani Ghosh, who was to work...
  • Floodlights finally coming to Sabina Park February 16, 2013

    Kingston (Jamaica): Flood Lights will be installed at Jamaica's famed cricket venue, Sabina Park, in time to allow night matches in the inaugural Caribbean Premier League set to begin in July. Both the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) have expressed confidence that an agreement...
  • Tropical Storm 'Ernesto' churns toward Jamaica August 4, 2012

    Dominica: Tropical Storm Ernesto churned over open waters early Saturday on a path toward Jamaica and Mexico after dumping heavy rain on islands in the eastern Caribbean. The US National Hurricane Center said Ernesto was expected to approach Jamaica on Sunday and strengthen into a hurricane on Monday on a route...
  • 3rd ODI: New Zealand target Gayle's wicket July 9, 2012

    Kingston (Jamaica): Desperate New Zealand have placed a large bounty on the head of inform West Indies opener Chris Gayle. They believe getting the bighitting lefthander cheaply will be the key to breaking their winless run against the Caribbean side. "We firmly believe that if we get Gayle early we've got a...
  • 2nd ODI: WI beat NZ by 55 runs; take 20 lead July 8, 2012

    Kingston: New Zealand captain Kane Williamson won the toss Saturday and chose to bowl first against the West Indies in the second oneday cricket international at Sabina Park. Chris Gayle and Marlon Samuels cracked their 20th and 3rd ODI hundreds as West Indies reached 315 for 5 in 50 overs. Gayle smashed...
  • Windies gunning for whitewash, says Russell July 6, 2012

    Kingston (Jamaica): Allrounder Andre Russell has said West Indies was eyeing a whitewash after brushing aside New Zealand by nine wickets in the opening OneDay International. Set a revised target of 136 off 33 overs after a twohour rain break during their innings, West Indies cruised to victory off 24.2 overs,...
  • Rapper Sean Kingston injured in watercraft crash May 30, 2011

    Miami: Authorities say rapper Sean Kingston is hospitalized after crashing a personal watercraft into a Miami Beach bridge. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission spokesman Jorge Pino says Kingston and a female passenger were injured when the watercraft hit the Palm Island Bridge around 6 pm Sunday. Pino says both were hospitalized...
  • 2GB Kingston 'mauj cards' available at Planet M March 4, 2009

    Kingston Technology has recently launched their 'Mauj Cards' that offers preloaded content in the form of the original Billu and Delhi 6 movie soundtracks along with 20 eternal love songs. Research indicates that most consumers today opt for memory cards with unique, preloaded content, said Scott Chen, VicePresident of APAC Region,...
  • Recession pushing the British to bartering February 25, 2009

    Interest rates have been slashed. Governments have pumped billions into the financial system. But residents of the London Borough of Kingston have their own approach to surviving a global recession. Bartering. The group called Kutlets meets every month, allowing members to exchange goods and services without spending hard cash. ...
  • Tom Cruises wedding is doomed November 18, 2006

    Washington: With the wedding of Hollywood couple Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes only a few hours away, a top celebrity psychic Kenny Kingston has warned that the upcoming marriage is doomed. It will be one of the most unusual events in the recent history of Rome, as it has never...