(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Wednesday’s National Basketball Association games .
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MIAMI, (Reuters) - A tireless Kei Nishikori shocked 17-time grand slam winner Roger Federer 3-6 7-5 6-4 on Wednesday to claim his second top five scalp in two days and reach the semi-finals of the Sony Open .
Alpha United President Odinga Lumumba said yesterday that even though his club was forced to endure terrible accommodation during their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) club championship campaign in Jamaica, his team performed outstandingly and was able to emerge winners of the very difficult Group-3 .
Fitness Express, Guyana’s leading supplement and fitness products supplier, has once again flexed its corporate muscle in support of a discipline .
Grace McCalman is the new president of the Guyana Tennis Association(GTA) following its Annual General Meeting (AGM) last Thursday at the Georgetown Cricket Club pavilion, Bourda .
Santos FC overcame Riddim Squad FC by a 3-1 margin when the Georgetown Football Association (GFA) second division league continued at the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) ground on Vlissengen Road and Carifesta Avenue on Tuesday .
It was tough to watch the gutless capitulation of the Guyana team in the recent Four-Day Regional fixture on their home turf at Providence against a Barbados unit that was thrashed by Windward Islands in their opening match of the tournament .
Houston Stars downed Black Pearl FC by a 3-1 score line when the Georgetown Football Association (GFA) second division league continued at the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) ground on Vlissengen Road and Carifesta Avenue on Tuesday .
The Lusignan Golf Club (LGC) will stage the annual Torginol Paints Medal Play tournament on Saturday .
After an upset loss to Treacle in January, the nation’s premier thoroughbred, Scores Even returned to it’s winning ways on Sunday in the feature A and Lower event of the annual Phagwah Meet at Kennard’s Memorial Turf Club .
[caption id="attachment_283270" align="alignright" width="350"] Devi Sunich, wife of Ramesh Sunich, proprietor of Trophy Stall hands over the overall trophy to Hugh Ross at the South Road and Bourda Street branch .
(The Sports Xchange) — Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki had 32 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and four steals in a vintage performance that blew away Kevin Durant and the Thunder 128-119 in overtime Tuesday night .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Australia’s pace attack terrorised England’s lower order batsmen with short-pitched bowling during the 5-0 Ashes whitewash and all test sides can expect the same treatment, according to coach Darren Lehmann .
DHAKA, (Reuters) - The good news for rival bowlers is Chris Gayle has abandoned his onslaught-from-the outset approach .
DHAKA, (Reuters) - England’s batsmen are adequately prepared for the challenge of facing maverick Sri Lankan bowlers Lasith Malinga and Ajantha Mendis in today’s vital World Twenty20 match, all-rounder Ravi Bopara said yesterday .
DHAKA, (Reuters) - South African all-rounder Wayne Parnell has been released from the squad for a mandatory court appearance in Mumbai meaning the player will miss today’s World Twenty20 clash against Netherlands, the team said yesterday .
SYLHET, Bangladesh, CMC-West Indies Women swept aside host Bangladesh by 36 runs to win their second match in the ICC T20 World Cup at Sylhet Stadium here yesterday .
DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – West Indies eased concerns about their defence of the World Twenty20 title when they shrugged off their lethargy, to stroll to a convincing 73-run victory over Bangladesh here yesterday .
DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC- Opening batsman Dwayne Smith is backing Chris Gayle to explode as West Indies continue their campaign to defend their title in a tough group of the World T20 tournament .
In a bid to renew the Cricketer Ambassador Programme, Western Union yesterday pumped $500, 000 worth of cricket gears and equipment into the future development of six young cricketers from Berbice .
Lower Corentyne, led by opening batsman Sundra Budhoo, clinched first innings points against Upper Corentyne to advance to the final of the 2014 Berbice Cricket Board (BCB)/National Communication Network (NCN) inter-zone tournament played at the Area ‘H’ Ground, Berbice .
Bush Lot New Generation hammered Cotton Tree Diehard by seven wickets in their U19, Elizabeth Styles match last Saturday at the Bush Lot United Sports Ground, West Coast Berbice .
Former West Indies middle order batsman Basil Butcher was one of several persons calling for an end to the cricket fiasco in Guyana .
Chatterpaul Deo and Joann Deo were crowned champions of the inaugural Sanjay’s Jewellery golf tournament played last Saturday at the Lusignan Golf Course, East Coast Demerara .
By Delvon Mc EwanAn attacking half century from Kefa Naughton set up an easy victory for Malteenoes Sports Club in the opening match of the Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) two-day first division competition against Transport Sports Club (TSC) at Malteenoes Sports Club Ground, Thomas Lands, last weekend .
Berbice Education Institute (BEI) recorded their first victory in the Scotia Bank/Pepsi Football Academy on Saturday, defeating Berbice High School by a 2-0 margin when the Berbice leg of the tournament commenced .
Agricola Red Triangle, led by a Gordon Grant hat trick crushed Soesdyke Falcons 5-0 when the Stag Beer/East Bank Football Association (EBFA) division-one league continued on Sunday at the Grove Community ground .
The Guyana National Men’s Hockey team which is expected to compete in the 2014 Indoor Pan American Cup from April 7-13 in Uruguay, has been officially selected .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC- Sidelined pacer Fidel Edwards has been recalled to the Barbados squad for their 5th round WICB first-class match against Jamaica at Sabina Park in Kingston starting Friday .
(The Sports Xchange) ———- Austin Daye scored a season-best 22 points as the Spurs won their 14th consecutive game while handing the Sixers their 25th straight defeat Monday night .
CAVE HILL, Barbados, CMC – Spin duo Ryan Austin and Akeem Dewar shared eight wickets to propel Combined Campuses and Colleges to a seven-wicket victory over Guyana in the Regional Four-Day tournament on Monday here .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Windward Islands staged an intelligent run chase to beat Jamaica by three wickets in their fourth round, Regional Four-Day match here yesterday .
SYLHET, Bangladesh, CMC – Captain Merissa Aguilleira has praised the heroics of all-rounder Deandra Dottin, after she bowled West Indies Women to victory in their opening game of the Women’s World Twenty20 here Monday .
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) - India's highest court called on the country's cricket board (BCCI) chief N .
MIRPUR, Bangladesh, (Reuters) - A dominant West Indies thumped a sorry Bangladesh by 73 runs in a lop-sided super 10 stage match to revive their World Twenty20 title defence today .