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Gordon lifts Saints over Nations 79-70

Neil Gordon (extreme right) in transition as he prepares to make his move on the defense of School of the Nations in the Georgetown Conference Semifinal.

By Treston Joseph Neil Gordon single handedly lifted St. Stanislaus College over School of the Nations 79-70 to reach the final of the Youth Basketball Guyana (YGB) and National Sports Commission Schools’ Basketball Championships in the Georgetown Conference Sunday evening at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall (CASH).

Venus victory cannot hide problems in U.S.

Venus Williams

LONDON, (Reuters) – Venus Williams’s first-round win  at Wimbledon yesterday was a small but important step in  American women’s tennis re-establishing itself after injuries to  the five-times champion and sister Serena had exposed an  alarming lack of depth.

Demerara win by 108 runs

The Demerara  and Essequibo sides congratulate each other following the match yesterday.

Demerara completed an 108 run win over Essequibo yesterday on the final day of their first round Guyana and Trinidad Mutual Under-19 Inter County match at the Providence National Stadium.

Carib All Stars thrash Under21s 7-0

Jason De Santos on the attack.

Reliving their glory days the Carib All Stars thrashed the Under-21 squad 7-1 and have taken the lead in the John Fernandes Insurance Service second division hockey league when play continued Saturday at Thirst Park.

WICB gets tough with Ramnarine

Dinanath Ramnarine

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – West Indies Cricket Board officials have decided to cut contact with Dinanath Ramnarine, head of the regional players’ union, WIPA, until his conduct at meetings with the regional governing body improves.