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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - This Thursday is gearing up to be one of the best night of the Summer basketball Tournament, in Game 1 at 7pm we will see Fort Willem Cross Over Boyz taking on the Middle Region Saints.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The double Elimination in the Summer Basketball League continues this week as follows at the L. B. Scott Sports Auditorium :

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Everest Cricket Club proved to be too much for Future Champs B, in the continuation of Cricket St. Maarten annual Prime Pepsi cup over the weekend.

WEST INDIES - West Indies spinner Sunil Narine has bounced back from an indifferent tour of England with a Player-of-the-Series performance - 13 wickets and an economy of 2.92 - in the 4-1 victory against New Zealand.

Narine had also taken seven wickets in the two Twenty20s that preceded the ODIs and his captain Darren Sammy said he was "unplayable" in home conditions.

WESTINDIES - Veerasammy Permaul, the Guyana left-arm spinner, will lead the WICB President's XI against the New Zealanders in the three-day tour match beginning in Antigua on July 20.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The board of the SMFA (St Maarten Futsal Association) has begun preparation for the start of the 2012 Futsal season.

GREAT BAY - A delegation from the Velo Club also known as VCG paid a courtesy call to one of their longstanding and major sponsors; NAGICO Insurances on Tuesday and presented them with their newly acquired 1st place trophy, which they won at the Annual John T Memorial Cycling competition held in Anguilla on July 7.

WESTINDIES - The fifth one-dayer between West Indies and New Zealand had plenty of similarities to Saturday's fourth ODI at Warner Park: West Indies chose to bat, the top order stumbled, one of their Twenty20 stars made the slowest ODI half-century of his career to anchor the innings, and then some pyrotechnics from Andre Russell took the home side towards 250.

Philipsburg, St. Maarten – Telem Group of Companies donated the sum of US$1,434 to the St. Maarten Youth Beat Foundation to cover the travel expenses of one student who will be participating in an NBA summer basketball camp in Philadelphia.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Thursday this week, Scotiabank made a donation to the United Volleyball Club Youth Program to help youngsters participating in the annual summer camp.

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