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Star players set for GFF Super League return

The Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Super League championship sponsored by FIFA under the Win in CONCACAF with CONCACAF Initiative is likely to attract a number of players who were on duty with the Golden Jaguars team in today’s matches.

Little Rascals lead the way

Farfan and Mendes Junior Team Tournament 2012…

Jason Ray Khalil

All the other teams in the Farfan and Mendes Junior Team Tournament 2012 have so far experienced the unsavory taste of defeat except one team; the Little Rascals.

WICB president delighted with Hall knighthood

Sir Wesley Hall

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – West Indies Cricket Board president Julian Hunte has hailed outstanding former Windies fast bowler Wes Hall as an “unwavering servant of cricket” after the Barbadian was  yesterday knighted as part of the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.

Greece stun Russia to lift home gloom

WARSAW, (Reuters) – Greece gave their troubled country a lift it desperately needed by stunning Russia 1-0 against the odds to reach the Euro 2012 quarter-finals yesterday and send their opponents out of the tournament.

Buxton gets 11-1 drubbing from Bygeval

ELEVEN DOWN! Buxton’s goalkeeper reacts too late to stop the Bygeval striker Samuel Charles from netting this 90th minute goal. (Orlando Charles photo)

By Iva Wharton For the second successive year Buxton Sceondary School’s football team was knocked out of the Digicel schools football tournament when they suffered an 11-1 defeat at the hands of Bygeval Multilateral in the opening match of the competition at the Georgetown Cricket Club, ground, Bourda yesterday.

From underdogs to favourites

-return of several high profile cricketers make Windies the favourites

Keiron Pollard

SOUTHAMPTON, England, CMC – West Indies have found themselves in an unfamiliar position, attempting to shake off the flattering but dubious tag of favourites ahead of today’s start of the three-match One-Day International series against England.

Gayle puts controversy behind him

Chris Gayle

LONDON, England, CMC – Talismanic opener Chris Gayle says he has put to rest the last 14 months of animosity and is now focussed on helping to transform the fortunes of West Indies cricket.

X-Men extend win streak

Ben Meckdeci

Team X-Men ravaged Danza Kuduro in four matches to clinch its second consecutive win of the Farfan and Mendes junior squash team tournament Thursday night at the Georgetown Club squash courts.