In what is nothing short of the biggest upset to date, the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) squeaked past the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) 2-1 to clinch their first win in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Stag Beer Elite League on Friday.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Former Australian test cricketer Lindsay Kline has died at the age of 81.
Kline is best known as the man who faced the last ball of the first tied Test, between Australia and the West Indies in 1960.
HARARE,(Reuters) – Opener Chamu Chibhabha hit 90 as Zimbabwe, aided by bad light, held off a spirited revival from Pakistan to level the one-day international series with a five-run victory in the second match at the Harare Sports Club yesterday.
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – West Indies Cricket Board president, Dave Cameron, has hailed the late former chief executive Steve Camacho as a “true stalwart and champion of the game” and has credited him with the development of young players in the past.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, CMC – Interim head coach Eldine Baptiste will oversee West Indies training for the first time today when the regional side undergo their first practice session since arriving here Thursday.
The Berbice Cricket Board’s (BCB) three-day, division one competition will commence shortly following the decision by the National Sports Commission to plough a quarter of a million dollars into the staging of the competition.
The Guyana Football Federation (GFF) says there is no clause in their new constitution that debars anyone from running for office and as such, former GFF President Colin Klass is eligible to participate at the impending elections on November 14th.
NEW YORK/ZURICH, (Reuters) – Major soccer sponsors yesterday issued coordinated calls for the immediate resignation of FIFA president Sepp Blatter in the most significant move by companies supporting the sport since a bribery and corruption scandal erupted at world football’s governing body last May.