SHANGHAI, (Reuters) – Fourth seed Rafa Nadal was stunned by Serb Viktor Troicki in an upset-filled Shanghai Masters second round yesterday while Andy Murray breezed past American Steve Johnson and Nick Kyrgios slumped to a listless defeat.
Former President of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Christopher Matthias said the Golden Jaguars’ embarrassing 2-4 loss to Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz Tuesday night highlighted the shortcomings and lack of readiness of the team’s technical and tactical division.
Despite a superb half century from former West Indies cricketer Travis Dowlin, Floodlights cricket team went under to Berbice Masters by 32 runs in a specially arranged match Saturday at the Demerara Cricket Club ground.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – Stylish left-hander Darren Bravo says West Indies will use the upcoming three-Test series against Pakistan to redeem themselves, following weak performances in the Twenty20 and One-Day International series recently.
A second half implosion sent Guyana crashing out of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Caribbean Cup, surrendering a 2-0 lead to eventually lose 2-4 in extra time yesterday at the National Track and Field Centre in Leonora.
FALMOUTH, Jamaica, CMC –West Indies Women’s captain Stafanie Taylor has praised spinner Afy Fletcher for triggering the batting slide that allowed the regional side to beat England women by 38 runs in the second One Day International on Monday.
Khemraj Pooranmall continued his dominance of local draughts when he won his second crown as the Guyana Draughts Association brought an end to its national championships last Sunday in the compound of the National Gymnasium.
Transports Sports Club (TSC) Sunday scored a four-wicket win over Malteenoes Sports Club (MSC) in a limited overs match of the New Building Society (NBS)/Georgetown Cricket Association second-division cricket competition.
HARARE, (Reuters) – Zimbabwe have named former international Heath Streak as the country’s new national team head coach.
Zimbabwe Cricket announced the appointment yesterday, ending the caretaker role of former South Africa international Makhaya Ntini, who is expected to stay on as bowling coach.