Male volleyball team wins, female team loses

Inter Guiana Games…

Volleyball action between defending champs Guyana and Suriname on yesterday’s opening day of the 2016 Inter Guiana Games  played at the National Gymnasium.

-Flores confident women team will bounce back Guyana’s volleyball teams endured mixed fortunes yesterday with the male Team winning and the female team losing against Suriname on the opening day of the 2016 Inter-Guiana Games (IGG) yesterday afternoon at the National Gymnasium.

Males lose close game, females trounced

IGG basketball

Guyana got off to worst possible start in their three-match Inter-Guiana Games basketball series losing to Suriname in both the boys and girls’ opening matches yesterday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue.

Bond of sport highlighted at IGG opening ceremony

A section of the Suriname contingent at yesterday’s opening ceremony.

Following rhythmical renditions by the Guyana Police Force Steel Orchestra, Minister of Education, Dr. Rupert Roopnaraine, trumpeted the importance of sport during the feature address of the opening ceremony of this year’s Inter Guiana Goodwill Games last night at the National Track and Field Centre.

GTT support for GHB indoor tournament

GHB President Philip Fernandes (centre) collects the sponsorship cheque from GTT Public Relations Officer, Allison Parker while members of the both organizations look on following the launch of the long-standing tournament.

The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GTT) company continued its long standing partnership with the Guyana Hockey Board (GHB) when it launched the 14th annual GTT national indoor hockey tournament yesterday at GT&T Brickdam headquarters.

Teams tussle for playoff spots

—Courts Pee Wee Primary School football tourney

The final round of group matches of the fifth annual Court’s Pee-Wee Primary Schools football tournament will commence today at the Thirst Park ground with several fixtures as teams tussle for playoff spots.

Windies A concede series with heavy defeat


DAMBULLA, Sri Lanka, CMC – A dramatic batting collapse ensured a series defeat for West Indies A as they plunged to 138-run loss on the last day of the third and final four-day “Test” against Sri Lanka A here yesterday.

Windies anxious to avoid Dubai repeat, says Radford

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates,  CMC – Batting coach Toby Radford says West Indies will be gunning for early wickets on yesterday’s second day, in an effort to prevent Pakistan piling up a massive total like they did in the opening Test last week.

Windies banking on Dubai momentum


ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – West Indies will be looking to draw confidence from their encouraging outing in last week’s first Test and avoid yet another series defeat, when they take on Pakistan in the second Test starting here today.

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