By Neil Barry
Malteenoes Sports Club continued their imperious, unbeaten form heading into tomorrow’s semi finals when the latest round of matches of the Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) David Persaud Investments Cup one day tournament was contested yesterday.
Former Caribbean shooting champion Ransford Goodluck fired his way to victory in the second recorded shoot as the National rifle shooting squad continued preparation for the regional championship in October last Sunday.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC-Outside favorites Jamaica and Windward Islands are expected to come out blasting from all cylinders if they are to upstage front runners Guyana as the final round of the WICB Under-19 one-day Championship bowls off in Barbados today.
National table tennis players Trenace Lowe, Nigel Bryan and Joel Alleyne along with Edinho Lewis, Denzel Hopkinson and junior Caribbean cadet silver medalist Priscilla Greaves recently completed an intensive training programme at the Lily Yip Table Tennis Training Centre in Dunellen, New Jersey.
(Reuters) – South Africa made light work of England in the second one-day international in Southampton yesterday, defeating the hosts by 80 runs to take a 1-0 lead in the five-match series after being set up by Hashim Amla’s 150.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – A swashbuckling West Indies and a talented Pakistan will pose the biggest threats to India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s dream of lifting his second Twenty20 World Cup title, according to former skipper Sourav Ganguly.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Europe captain Jose Maria Olazabal was right to ignore triple major winner Padraig Harrington’s claims for a wildcard pick and his 12-man team is just about perfect, said former skipper Bernard Gallacher.
(Trinidad Express) Tamper-proof driver’s licences are coming. This was announced on Monday by Transport Commissioner Reuben Cato who said that the first phase of the Motor Vehicle Authority had been completed.
ATHENS, (Reuters) – The trophy won by the marathon winner at the 1896 Olympics has gone on display for the first time in Greece, and the new owners and prime minister said they hoped it would help inspire Greeks to overcome economic crisis.
(Reuters) – Former NBA all-star Yao Ming has called for China’s school system to invest more in sport at the grassroots level, claiming much was needed to be done in his homeland to prevent further stagnation.