Sports

AAG to honour most outstanding athletes tonight

-George, Forde in straight fight for male athlete of the year

Jevina Sampson

The Athletics Association of Guyana (AAG) will host its annual awards ceremony tonight for the most outstanding athletes during 2011 at the Young Men’s Christian Association Building (YMCA) from 19:00hrs.

T/20: Barbados crush Netherlands in no-contest

NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC – An unbroken, opening stand between Dwayne Smith and captain Kirk Edwards raced Barbados to an emphatic 10-wicket victory over the Netherlands in a low-scoring affair in the Caribbean Twenty20 tournament last night.

India 73-4 at lunch, Australia bowl with four quicks

PERTH, (Reuters) – India were 73-4 at lunch today with its top four batsmen back in the pavilion. Australia captain Michael Clarke  won the toss and chose to bowl first in the third test on what is expected to be a lively wicket with plenty of  bounce at the WACA today.

Lloyd sees Guyana winning T/20 outright if they can defeat T&T

Ramsey Ali

The Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago cricket teams affectionately known by their respective supporters as the “Amazon Conquerors” and “Red Fury” in recent times, clash this evening at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua, in a crucial Group A match of the 2012 Caribbean Twenty20 competition, in which the winner will almost certainly have one foot in the semi-finals.

T&T judge tells Jack Warner to turn over financial documents

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – A High Court judge yesterday ordered the Trinidad & Tobago Football Federation to have its former special advisor Austin “Jack” Warner present all “relevant documents” regarding all the finances of the country’s participation in the 2006 World Cup.

Clippers handle Heat in overtime

LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – Chris Paul and the Los  Angeles Clippers survived their biggest test of the season with  a 95-89 overtime victory over the Miami Heat on Wednesday,  proving the home team can stand toe-to-toe with the best of the  NBA.