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Hikers hockey programme commences today

The Hikers Hockey Club’s annual Junior Hockey Summer programme will commence today at the St. Stanislaus College Forum. The programme caters for children between the ages of 6 to 16-years-old and will be conducted daily at the school’s forum from 9am to 1pm.

Guyana to get Centre of Excellence

-says Sport Minister Anthony at opening of 53rd Caribbean TT c/ships

Acting President Samuel Hinds addressed the teams at the opening ceremony for the 53rd Senior Caribbean Table Tennis Championships at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall yesterday. (Orlando Charles photo)

The 53rd Senior Caribbean Table Tennis Championships opened yesterday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall with president of the Guyana Table Tennis Association (GTTA) Henry Greene saying that the association’s work was nowhere near completion.

Wilson acting as GFF president

-Says Adonis to continue as General Secretary

Franklin Wilson

Second vice-president of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Franklin Wilson was yesterday appointed as acting head of the institution two days after long-standing president Colin Klass was provisionally suspended by the world governing body (FIFA) from all football-related activities.

Tit for tat

Ernest Hilaire

As one who has written as many words to fill the public library on behalf of the West Indies Players Association (WIPA), Dinanath Ramnarine’s comment last week suggested that the penny had finally dropped.

Almost there!

-B/dos have one hand on the title after crushing Guyana

Off-spinner Chaim Holder broke the back of the Guyana innings with figures of 4-29 in Blairmont.

Guyana’s tournament momentum and title hopes came to an abrupt halt yesterday when they suffered their second defeat in a week losing by eight wickets to Barbados at the Blairmont Community Centre Ground, Berbice, in the penultimate round of the limited overs version of the West Indies Cricket Board’s Under 19 tournament.