BRASILIA, (Reuters) – Brazilian lawmakers on Wednesday moved a step closer to passing a long-delayed measure key to preparations for the 2014 soccer World Cup, breaking a gridlock in Congress that threatened to delay President Dilma Rousseff’s legislative agenda this year.
KEY BISCAYNE, Florida, (Reuters) – World number one Victoria Azarenka’s 26-match winning streak finally came to an end on Wednesday with a 6-3 6-3 defeat to France’s Marion Bartoli at the Sony Ericsson Open.
KEY BISCAYNE, Florida, (Reuters) – World number two Rafa Nadal was pushed all the way by France’s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga before finally emerging with a 6-2 5-7 6-4 victory to earn a place in the semi-finals of the Sony Ericsson Open on Wednesday.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago will be boosted for their Regional Four-Day semi-final clash with Barbados this weekend, with four international players returning to the 13-man squad announced earlier this week.
By Emmerson Campbell
A 12-member team of male and female powerlifters left Guyana yesterday morning for St. Thomas, United States Virgin Islands (USVI) to regain the team title at the sixth annual North American Powerlifting Federation (NAPF) Caribbean Powerlifting Championships.
By Emmerson Campbell
“I thought Guyana did extraordinarily well given that it was their first time in the Hong Kong Sevens World Series; this was the first time they competed with the top 24 teams in the world.”
This is the assessment made by president of the Guyana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) Kit Nascimento yesterday at the Guyana
It’s just 72 days before Guyana’s Golden Jaguars kick of their opening third round match of 2014 World Cup Qualifiers against CONCACAF powerhouses Mexico at the world famous Estadio Azteca (venue of the 1970 and 1986 FIFA World Cup finals).
By Iva Wharton
Mark Vieira like to make history at South Dakota. Last July, at the National Race of Champions, Vieira, aboard his then Mazda RX8 lapped the entire field in an historic showing in the final Group Four race.
Work Force of the Desmond Vibert Stable won the feature event on Sunday at the Ryan Crawford Memorial Turf Club and Sports Facilities (RCMTC&SF) in collaboration with the Ituni and Phoenix Lodges annual one day horse race meet.
Eight-year-old Shomari Wiltshire played with the skill and court sense of a seasoned campaigner in defeating Mahendra Khusial on the opening night of the Toucan Industries sponsored Kool-Aid squash tournament at the Georgetown Club Tuesday.