(WICB) ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Over 600 Scotiabank Kiddy Cricketers are set to participate in camps in the coming weeks .
The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) in celebration of its 48th anniversary will be hosting a seven-a-side Rugby competition today at its Camp Ayanganna Playfield .
BASEL, Switzerland, (Reuters) - Champions League outsiders Basel completed a remarkable double over Chelsea yesterday, winning 1-0 with a late Mohamed Salah goal although the stunned visitors still qualified for the last 16 .
The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) in collaboration with the Guyana Telephone & Telegraph (GT&T) and Hand-in-Hand Mutual Fire and Life Insurance companies, officially launched the 2013 Senior Inter-county four-day tournament set to bowl off tomorrow .
VISAKHAPATNAM, India, CMC- Opener Kieran Powell says West Indies would be looking to use the momentum from their victory over India on Sunday to push for a series-clinching triumph in the final match of the series today at Green Park in Kanpur .
KANPUR, India, CMC- Elaborate security arrangements have been put in place for the third and decisive One day International between West Indies and India here today .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Under a blow-torch of criticism after their humbling in humid Brisbane, England’s beaten cricket team will seek respite from a tempestuous Ashes series in the most unlikely of places — Australia’s scorching ‘Red Centre’ .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC-The installation of floodlights at one of the leading cricket venues in the Caribbean, Jamaica’s Sabina Park, has returned to the front burner ahead of a general election for a new executive to govern the country’s cricket association .
(Reuters) - Having gone through a similar ordeal, former England paceman Steve Harmison would prefer to see troubled batsman Jonathan Trott quit cricket and be happy rather than play and suffer .
(BBC) Ashes umpires have been told to “stiffen up their act” after tensions mounted in the first Test between England and Australia in Brisbane .
MADRID, (Reuters) - FIFA president Sepp Blatter has condemned the Real Betis fans who apparently directed racist chants at their own player Paulao after he was sent off in Sunday’s 4-0 derby defeat at Sevilla .
WELLINGTON, New Zealand, CMC- Daniel Vettori has ruled himself out of the forthcoming series against West Indies saying that it was too early to guarantee his fitness .
Guyanese long distance athlete Lionel D’Andrade was crowned the Suriname Marathon open champion on Saturday .
The Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Premier League fixture between Beterverwagting (BV)/Triumph United and Riddim Squad at the Georgetown Football Club ground on Sunday was called off without a ball being kicked, following the latter’s refusal to play over the non-eligibility of their player Kester Alleyne .
BRISBANE, (Reuters) - England’s calamitous start to the Ashes continued yesterday when batsman Jonathan Trott walked out on the squad with a stress-related illness which ruled him out of the remainder of the series Down Under .
National darts champions Sudesh Fitzgerald successfully defended his crown against Anil Lachman when the Guyana Darts Association (GDA) national darts championships concluded on Sunday evening at the Malteenoes Sports Club on Thomas Lands .
BK Western Tigers led by a Hubert Pedro hat trick defeated New Amsterdam United 3-1 when action in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Premier League continued on Sunday at the No .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC- Two of the region’s leading cricketers, Adrian Barath and Ashley Nurse, smashed unbeaten centuries in the Super Cup championship in Barbados over the weekend .
National middle-order batsman Vishal Singh was yesterday named skipper of the Guyana Cricket Board’s (GCB) President’s XI 14-man team ahead of the Senior Inter-county four-day tournament which bowls off on Thursday .
Alpha United disposed of Linden side Winners Connections 4-0 in the feature matchup when action in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) National Premier League continued at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda on Sunday .
LONDON, (Reuters) - George Groves said yesterday he was robbed of the chance to be a world champion, something he had worked for all his life, after he was controversially stopped by double champion Carl Froch .
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand, CMC- Some of the players on the West Indies Test team will get a feel of the conditions in New Zealand when they play a warm-up match, starting here tomorrow .
BRISBANE, (Reuters) - Australia coach Darren Lehmann has warned England that paceman Mitchell Johnson could fire again in the second Ashes test next week, even if the Adelaide Oval serves up a relatively docile surface .
COLOMBO, (Reuters) - Mahela Jayawardene has been rested for the limited-overs leg of Sri Lanka’s series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates starting next month .
BRISBANE, (Reuters) - Australia captain Michael Clarke has been fined 20 percent match fee for using offensive language against England paceman James Anderson during the first Ashes test at the Gabba, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said yesterday .
ZURICH, (Reuters) - Detested in some countries and regarded as act of cunning in others, the practice of diving and feigning injury to win penalties and get opponents sent off has become ingrained in football almost everywhere .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Former Manchester United central defender Bill Foulkes, a survivor of the 1958 Munich air crash, has died aged 81, the club announced yesterday .
(Reuters) - Future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant signed a two-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Lakers yesterday, the team announced .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - All season long, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers has been preaching his mantra that NBA championships can be won only with good defense and his new team finally came up with the goods for all four quarters .
(Reuters) - Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose will miss the rest of the National Basketball Association (NBA) season after undergoing knee surgery yesterday, the team said .
BASEL, Switzerland, (Reuters) - Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho is relishing the prospect of a Premier League Christmas, a period he said on Monday that only the brave could survive .
The sixth edition of the Petra Organization/Banks DIH Limited Guinness Greatest of the Streets Georgetown leg football tourney will commence today at the Demerara Park tarmac with eight slated fixtures .
Jamaican ace driver Doug ‘Hollywood’ Gore won the champion driver trophy but Guyana’s Kevin Jeffrey and the Vieiras, Mark, Stephen and Paul starred at the South Dakota Circuit yesterday and enabled the locals to regain the coveted Caribbean Motor Racing Championships (CMRC) country award .
Sunburst Camptown began their title defence in emphatic fashion, crushing Essequibo 10-0 in the opening encounter of the Georgetown Football Association (GFA)/Banks Beer Knockout Cup on Saturday at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda .
Guyana and West Indies all-rounder Christopher Barnwell was yesterday named Captain of the Demerara 14-man team while West Indies ‘A’ batsman Leon Johnson was appointed his deputy ahead of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Senior Inter-county four-day tournament which bowls off on November 28 .
SAO PAULO, (Reuters) - Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel wrapped up the Formula One season yesterday by winning the Brazilian Grand Prix and becoming the first driver to take nine successive victories in a single year .