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Froome on the attack again as Sagan takes another stage

Tinkoff team rider Peter Sagan of Solvakia rides during yesterday’s race.  (Reuters photo)

MONTPELLIER, France, (Reuters) – Chris Froome showed again he will attack his rivals on every terrain as the Briton extended his overall lead in the Tour de France with a surprising move in yesterday’s 11th stage, which was won with panache by world champion Peter Sagan.

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-Amazon Warriors return to winning ways with eight wicket defeat of St Lucia Zouks as Mohammed, Lynn sparkle

Jason Mohammed played a deserving MVP knock last evening

An unbroken 82-run partnership between Chris Lynn and Jason Mohammed helped the Guyana Amazon Warriors gun down a target of 138 with eight wickets to spare in the final match played at Providence in the 2016 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) amidst a sellout Guyanese crowd last night.

Guyana girls go down to BVI 18-54

CBC U16 c/ships

Shauliqua Fahie (centre) of BVI in the process of scoring a jump shot while being challenged by several Guyanese players during their matchup in the CBC Girls u16 Championship at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.

Guyana started their Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) Girls U16 Championships title hunt in the worst possible manner losing to the British Virgin Islands (BVI) 18-54 yesterday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall in Georgetown, Guyana.

Jamaican anti-doping measures a “model” for others – JOA

KINGSTON,  (Reuters) – Rio Games-bound athletes from Jamaica, a nation that is no stranger to doping scandals, went through a drug-testing program the head of the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) calls a “model for many other countries.” The tiny nation known for producing dominant sprinters has not veered off course since receiving high marks from the World Anti-Doping Agency early last year in its efforts toward beefing up drug testing, according to JOA head Mike Fennell.