Some three national short course swimming records were broken last weekend when the Guyana Amateur Swimming Association (GASA) National Swimming Championships concluded at the National Aquatic Centre, Pattensen.
Retrieve Raiders and Amelia’s Ward Jets secured their places in the semifinals of the BOSAI Minerals Group (Guyana) Incorporated Open challenge basketball championships over the weekend with wins in matches played at the Mackenzie sports Club hard-court.
PALLEKELE, Sri Lanka, (Reuters) – Tillakaratne Dilshan, playing in his 250th one-day international, made light of a back injury to lead Sri Lanka to a seven-wicket victory over New Zealand under the Duckworth-Lewis method in another rain-hit match yesterday.
After rising through the ranks from player to national champion and serving several terms as General Secretary, Godfrey Munroe will now be the man in charge after he was elected president of the Guyana Table Tennis Association (GTTA) following their annual general meeting (AGM) on Sunday at Olympic House.
Manager of the Inter Guiana Goodwill Games basketball team (IGGG) Chris Bowman said he hopes that both the male and female basketball teams will give their best efforts when they compete against Suriname this weekend.
-the need for electronic timing is becoming more evident as athletes produce unprecedented times
The en vogue topic in the track and field and even the wider sports community locally is the unbelievable performance of 9.90 seconds by local sprinter Rupert Perry achieved at the Guyana Defence Force ground, Camp Ayangana last Friday.
Six-time Guyana Open women’s champion Christine Sukhram felt that last weekend’s tour was her toughest to date locally but said she was up to the challenge in claiming another victory at Guyana’s premier golf tournament at Lusignan Golf Club.
Police secure only outright win
By Neil Barry Jr.,
Police Sports Club (PSC) was the only side to secure an outright victory when the rain-affected Noble House Seafoods second division, two-day competition continued in the capital city last weekend.