Persaud and Perkhan steer Port Mourant to semi-final

Ramcharitar Construction First Division Competition

The 2011 Ramcharitar Construction Services First Division 50-Over Cricket Competition continued on Wednesday with Port Mourant Karibee Rice defeating Skeldon Community Centre by 32 runs in their second round fixture to advance to the lone semi-final of the competition.In the match that was reduced to 47 overs at the Port Mourant Ground, the home team won the toss and decided  to bat first.

Female Under-19 squad named

Head selector Nazimul Drepaul yesterday named Guyana’s female under-19 team for practice matches against a Trinidad Women’s Under-19 side on September 10 and 11.

T&T for the second time

-team warms up for Champions League tourney with second win over Guyana Twenty20 side

Jonathan Foo on the attack against medium pacer Kevon Cooper. (Orlando Charles photo)

By Colin Benjamin Trinidad’s national Twenty20 cricket side completed its Guyana leg of preparation for the Champions League Twenty20 tournament in India with a second convincing victory at the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) ground, Bourda, yesterday.

Relative unknown Vurlon Mills is MVP, leading goal scorer

Vurlon Mills on his way to goal in the game against Bermuda (Orlando Charles photo)

By Emmerson Campbell Vurlon Mills is said to be currently the hottest striker among Guyanese footballers. Fresh off scoring three goals in his last three games for Guyana’s senior men’s team, the Golden Jaguars, Mills has burst onto the scene and is expected to become a familiar face in the lineup for years to come.

Windies sink Pakistan again

Anisa Mohammed

GRENVILLE, Grenada,  CMC – A purposeful, unbeaten 32 from Stacy-Ann King formalised a four-wicket victory for West Indies Women over Pakistan Women in a low-scoring second Twenty20 International on Tuesday.

Chess junior qualifiers to start weekend

DDL Marketing Representative Marlon Gravesande (at right) presents a  cheque to Tournament Coordinator Irshad Mohamed. Junior chess champion Ron Motilall is in the background.

The Guyana Chess Federation junior qualifiers will start this weekend at  West Demerara Secondary School and champion Ron Motilall said he would be paying keen attention to three players,  Anthony Drayton, Suhai Feng and former champion Cecil Cox.

Khan and Ali put Edinburgh into second round

Ramcharitar Construction First Division 50-Over Knockout Cricket Competition

Edinburgh Cricket Club became the latest team to reach the second round of the 2011 Ramcharitar Construction Services First Division limited overs knockout competition in Berbice after they defeated West Berbice by 37 runs in their first round encounter on Monday, after two previous postponements.