Thomas sets sights on trials ton

first_imgFormer West Indies ‘A’ batsman Shacaya Thomas will be eyeing a century when play resumes today, the second day of Jamaica Scorpions’ third four-day trial match at Sabina Park.The usually aggressive Thomas, in his best knock of the three games thus far, closed the day on 56 not out, as Paul Palmer XI, responding to a meagre 124 made by John Campbell XI, closed the day on 84 for one, 40 runs behind.Earlier, former Scorpions’ vice-captain Nikita Miller, with four for 51, led the way for Palmer XI.The sidelined West Indies left-arm spinner was supported by young pacers Gavan Brown and Chris Powell, who earlier on did most of the damage, before finishing with three for 30 and two for six, respectively.last_img

Watch Teen Solves Three Rubiks Cubes With Hands and Feet

first_img A teen has made Guinness World Records history by solving three Rubik’s cubes simultaneously with his hands and feet.Que Jianyu, a 13-year-old from Xiamen, China is believed to be a Rubik’s cube master and this challenge marks his third Guinness World Record title. On Nov. 8 (Guinness World Records Day), Jianyu completed the Rubik’s cubes in less than two minutes, setting the record for the Fastest time to solve three Rubik’s cubes simultaneously with both hands and feet.Jianyu also wowed viewers when he smashed another record, the Fastest time to solve a Rubik’s cube upside down, in 15.84 seconds. He beat the previous record by 1.6 seconds.In early 2018, Jianyu was featured on Guinness World Records’ channels for two more records: Fastest time to solve three Rubik’s cubes whilst juggling and Fastest time to solve a Rubik’s cube (3x3x3) by a team of two. The competitions were aired on the iDream of China TV program.“When I was younger, I could hardly understand what [having a] dream really meant,” said Jianyu. “It is Rubik’s cubes that have made my dream more concrete, and I believe that I have the power to strive for better results in the future.”More on Geek.com:Watch a Robot Break the Rubik’s Cube RecordDestress With Giant Student-Made Rubik’s Cube at U of MichiganRaspberry Pi Plus Lego Equals Robot That Solves Rubik’s Cube in 90 Seconds Trade In Your Nintendo Switch For a Better Battery (With a Catch)Get Used to ‘Fortnite’s’ Powerful Mech Suits Stay on targetlast_img read more