The Latest: 3 West Indies players decline travel to England

first_img Associated Press Cricket West Indies says Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer and Keemo Paul “all declined the invitation” to join the squad and “will not hold this decision against these players when considering future selection.”West Indies players must travel a month before the first test in Southampton starting July 8 in order to quarantine and begin training.The other tests will be played in Manchester starting July 16 and July 24.___The chief executive of the European Tour says the fate of this year’s Ryder Cup will be decided by the end of the month. June 3, 2020 More AP sports: and,Tampa Bay Lightning advance to face Dallas Stars in Stanley Cup finals, beating New York Islanders 2-1 in OT in Game 6 The Latest: 3 West Indies players decline travel to England Keith Pelley says in an extensive interview with the McKellar Journal podcast that the European Tour and the PGA will have “conversations” about the Ryder Cup now that the revamped schedules of both tours have been announced.Pelley says there will be “a direction at the end of the month.”The Ryder Cup is still on schedule for Sept. 25-27 at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin despite massive disruption to the sports schedule because of the coronavirus outbreak.It could be held without fans but golfers like Rory McIlroy and Brooks Koepka are among those saying they are against that idea.___ Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditThe Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:___The West Indies says three cricket players have turned down the chance to travel to England for the postponed three-test series that will be played in bio-secure environments amid the coronavirus pandemic.last_img read more

Alpena Police Holds Annual ‘Shop With a Cop’

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisAlpena, Mich.-Love and kindness was in the air as the Alpena Police Department, Wal-Mart, local credit unions and the Department of Health and Human Services once again hosted: ‘Shop With a Cop.’The annual event pairs local law enforcement officers with area children who have been selected to shop with a gift card for the holidays, and have a visit with Santa. Most of the police on duty work long hours and volunteer their time to make sure that they step up to put a smile on little shoppers faces.AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisContinue ReadingPrevious Medical Assistant Program Hopes to Add New Equipment Following Christmas Craft ShowNext Michigan State Police Alpena Post ‘Stuff a Blue Goose’ for the Holidayslast_img read more