Checkmate in four!

-the rise of Hifeng Su (Suhai Feng) from virtual unknown to national junior Chess champion

Suhai Feng

By Iva Wharton Newly crowned 2011 Junior Chess Champion Hifeng–Su (Suhai Feng) said he feels on top of his game after winning the championship.

FIFA exco member Zwanziger questions Qatar decision

Jack Warner

(Reuters) – The decision to award the 2022 World Cup to Qatar was called into question by new FIFA executive committee member Theo Zwanziger on Sunday, with the German saying some of his fellow members had been pressurised by their governments to vote for the bid.

Stage set for GFSCA international tournaments

The Guyana Floodlight Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA) is all set to host its first international softball tournament this weekend. Sixteen teams will take part in the three-day tournament which commences on October 28 and ends on October 30.

Barnwell, Johnson lead Guyana past B/dos

Leon Johnson plays delightfully square of the wicket on the way to his top score of 62. (Orlando Charles photo)

From Marlon Munroe at Blairmont Guyana topped Group A and booked a semi-final place in the Regional Super50 tournament after defeating Barbados by 48 runs at the Blairmont Estate Community Development ground yesterday.

Holder bowls Saigor into Super50 semi-finals

- Sebastian hits defiant 63 in a losing cause

Jason Holder

Savvy death overs bowling from Jason Holder, inspired the Sagicor High Performance Center (HPC) to a tense seven-run victory over the Windward Islands in the final round Group A match of the 2011 Regional Super50 tournament, at the Everest Cricket Club, yesterday.