Former West Indies cricketer Wavell Hinds has been appointed Jamaica's Chef de Mission for the Paris 2024 Paralympics.
In the sport's corridors of power, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) wields tremendous influence.
"Unique" is a much-overused word in sportswriting; few happenings so described truly are.
Pace bowling legend Courtney Walsh has been named as the new head coach of the West Indies women's cricket team.
I have no idea whether Tyson Fury and Ben Stokes are bosom buddies or have even met. But they would certainly be able to compare notes being two of a kind, both having survived earlier chequered careers to become national icons now at the top of their respective games.
There will be a poignant start to the England-West Indies Test series next week after the passing of legendary West Indian batsman Sir Everton Weekes at the age of 95.
The return of international cricket has moved a step closer after the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Board approved in principal the team's proposed tour of England.
West Indies and New Zealand both recorded seven wicket victories on day two of the International Cricket Council (ICC) Women's T20 World Cup in Australia.
West Indies have finished fifth in the International Cricket Council (ICC) Under-19 World Cup thanks to a strong group performance after rain prevented there being a result in their fifth-place playoff in Benoni in South Africa against Australia.
Australia beat England in a last-ball thriller to book their place in the Super League quarter-finals at the International Cricket Council Under-19 World Cup in South Africa.
Australia bounced back from their defeat to the West Indies by claiming a 10-wicket win over debutants Nigeria at the International Cricket Council Under-19 World Cup in South Africa.