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Meusa, Khan win qualification tournaments

Wendell Meusa with  won the senior category of the National Qualification Chess Tournament which ended on Sunday at the Kei-Shars Sports Club .

Serena goes out, Nadal progresses in China

BEIJING, (Reuters) - Serena Williams was knocked out  of the third round of the $6 .

CSTC to wrap up race walk season in December

The Cavaliers Sports and Tour Club (CSTC) have planned a number of races to end its race walk season for 2009 .

Berbice teams reach Neal and Massy final

Berbice teams reach Neal and Massy final

Deonarine and Fudadin score half centuries Berbice teams Albion and Rose Hall Town Windies Sports Bar (RHTWSB) will clash in the finals of the Neal and Massy 40-over first division club tournament after they clinically disposed of Malteenoes Sports Club (MSC) and North Essequibo respectively yesterday .

Ali, Khan dominate QC Badminton Tourney

Nicholas Ali wiped out opponent Stephan Greaves yesterday in the semi-final of the Queen’s College Annual Lower and Upper School Boys and Girls Singles Tournament .

Gayle confirmed as Jamaica’s captain

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Jamaica’s cricket authorities have confirmed West Indies batsman Chris Gayle as captain for the WICB President’s Cup limited overs tournament later this month .

Aussies grouped with Pakistan, NZ for 2011 World Cup

JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) - The International Cricket  Council (ICC) announced the groupings yesterday for the 2011  one-day World Cup to be staged on the sub-continent .

Race walker Mitchell making progress in sand hills - France

Race walker Mitchell making progress in sand hills – France

Weeks after renowned amputee William ‘The Conqueror’ France indicated that he wanted to see national race walk champion Rudolph Mitchell compete overseas, he reported yesterday that his training to realize this dream was proceeding smoothly .

ICC to continue dope-testing, talks with WADA ongoing

JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) - Dope-testing on players will  carry on as the International Cricket Council (ICC) continues  negotiations with the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) over the  controversial “whereabouts” clause, the ICC said yesterday .

Kubica replaces Alonso at Renault F1 team

LONDON, (Reuters) - Poland’s Robert Kubica will replace Spain’s double Formula One world champion Fernando  Alonso at Renault next season, the team said in a statement yesterday .

‘Hurry Up’ Moore inks two-year deal with International Boxing Promotions

‘Hurry Up’ Moore inks two-year deal with International Boxing Promotions

-to fight Kenichi Yamaguchi on November 14 By Rawle Toney It seems as though Leon ‘Hurry Up’ Moore’s career is moving apace as his nom de guerre indicates since just two weeks after winning the NABA, WBC Continental Americas and the WBA Fedelatin bantamweight titles he has now signed a two-year deal with International Boxing Promotions of Thailand .

Stephen Vieira ready for foreign invasion

Stephen Vieira ready for foreign invasion

Local super bike champion Stephen ‘Valentino Rossi’ Vieira says he is fully prepared to face the overseas challengers expected here in November for the third and final leg of the Seaboard Marine Caribbean Motor Racing Championships (CMRC) .

Equine Usain Bolt sparks breeding frenzy

LONDON, (Reuters) - Excited breeders across the globe  are jostling for the mega-dollars action that is Sea The Stars,  horse racing’s equivalent of champion sprinter Usain Bolt .

Ashes euphoria won’t distract England, says Strauss

LONDON, (Reuters) - England are in no danger of  allowing their euphoria at regaining the Ashes to obscure the  amount of work still ahead of them, captain Andrew Strauss said yesterday .

Pritipaul Singh Investment VS Floodlights XI tomorrow night

Khan’s Trading Enterprise & Auto Sales of 129, First Street, Herstelling, EBD .

Latapy plays down clash with Simoes

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago’s head coach Russell Latapy has played down the vibes for his World Cup qualifying clash against former coach Rene Simoes when the Soca Warriors tackle Costa Rica in San Jose on Saturday night .

B House retains Tutorial championship

B House retains Tutorial championship

De Abreau, Greene grab sprint doubles By Marlon MunroeTutorial High School (THS), in its 70th year, saw B House, formerly Bynoe House, retaining its title after a two-year wait from defending champions E House at the Eve Leary Ground yesterday .

Serena back at number one

BEIJING, (Reuters) - Serena Williams returned to the  top of the world with a routine win at the China Open yesterday  but Andy Roddick and Jelena Jankovic plumbed the depths when  their title defences ended in their opening matches .

Edwards looks forward to a fresh start Down Under

HYDERABAD, India, CMC – Fidel Edwards believes the West Indies tour of Australia next month could represent a fresh start for the regional side .