LONDON, (Reuters) – Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic proved shock-proof as a sense of order was restored yesterday after the tremors that rumbled around Wimbledon on opening night following Rafa Nadal’s defeat.
BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil, (Reuters) – In-form striker Fred returns to the place where he made his name when Brazil face Uruguay in today’s Confederations Cup semi-final in Belo Horizonte and said he was treating the game as the final before the final.
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Australia are shelving their controversial rotation policy for back-to-back Ashes campaigns that are in danger of falling into complete disarray barely two weeks prior to the opening test against England.
Reuters) – The Los Angeles Clippers will formally introduce Doc Rivers as their head coach today after the Boston Celtics agreed to release him from his contract in exchange for a 2015 draft pick, the two teams said yesterday.
(Reuters) – Former test bowlers Richard Illingworth and Paul Reiffel have been promoted to cricket’s elite umpiring panel in place of Asad Rauf and Billy Bowden, the International Cricket Council said yesterday.
The Guyana Volleyball Federation (GVF) in collaboration with the world body, Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) spiked off their five-day Beach Volleyball grassroots course at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports ground, Carifesta Avenue, yesterday.
Fresh off a pulsating two-week training stint dubbed ‘the shredder’ with Guyana’s world renowned bodybuilder, Hugh Ross in New York, Kerwin ‘Chisel’ Clarke feels that he is the man to beat at next month’s Senior National Championships.
LONDON, (Reuters) – From a green and pleasant land, Wimbledon’s grasscourts must now resemble a minefield for Rafa Nadal who, for the second year in a row yesterday, suffered a shock defeat by a modest opponent playing the match of his life.
Region Four’s Institute of Professional Education (IPE) yesterday afternoon edged out Soesdyke Secondary 5-4 in the Digicel Schools Football nationwide tournament at the Grove Community Centre ground yesterday.
The fourth annual Trophy Stall chess competition run by the Guyana Chess Federation (GCF) will get underway Sunday at the Carifesta Sports Complex, Carifesta Avenue, a press release from the GCF stated.
By Jeff Trotman
Blueberry Hill displayed greater stamina to defeat the much vaunted Top Twenty Football Club 3- 0 when the Canvas City Vasco Under Twenty Football Tournament finally got going on Sunday at the Bayrock Playfield.