KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 (Reuters) – The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) is to approach the International Cricket Council (ICC) again to push for Twenty20 cricket’s inclusion in future Games, the CGF said yesterday.
-Triesman accuses four FIFA members of requesting favours in return for votes
LONDON, (Reuters) – Former English Football Association chairman David Triesman has accused FIFA executive committee members Jack Warner, Ricardo Teixeira, Nicolas Leoz and Worawi Makudi of asking for favours in return for their votes for England’s 2018 World Cup bid.
MOHALI, India, (Reuters) – Praveen Kumar dealt early blows while Bhargav Bhatt polished off the tail as Kings XI Punjab stunned Mumbai Indians by 76 runs to keep their playoff hopes alive in the Indian Premier League yesterday.
batsman plunders 213 for Rest Team before retiring on second day of warm up match
Two years away from all forms of cricket must have roused a beast out of hibernation in Marlon Samuels because certainly the double hundred he plundered yesterday against his West Indies counterparts was as savage as ever.
JAIPUR, India, (Reuters) – Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his top order colleagues fired in unison as Chennai Super Kings thumped Rajasthan Royals by 63 runs to jump to second place in the Indian Premier League yesterday.
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – The aging and erratic Los Angeles Lakers faced an uncertain future yesterday after the NBA champions were embarrassingly swept out of the second round of the playoffs by the Dallas Mavericks.
Eagles squeezed past Retrievers Unknowns 3-2 to lift the Guinness Greatest of the Streets Futsal football tournament in front of a mammoth crowd at the Mackenzie market squad Saturday evening to bring the curtains down on the Linden leg of the series.
HAMBURG, Germany, (Reuters) – British WBA heavyweight champion David Haye called rival Vladimir Klitschko “a fraud” yesterday as the duo began verbal sparring ahead of their unification fight in Hamburg on July 2.
By Treiston Joseph
Once a budding star in Guyana at the tender age of 13, Kadecia Baird returned to her homeland three years after migrating to the United States of America (USA) where she now resides in New York (NY), with her mother Natasha Baird.
National full-bore captain Mahendra Persaud has expressed disappointment in Guyana not retaining the prestigious Anchor Cup, symbol of short-range team shooting in the region at West Indies Fullbore Shooting championships held last week in Antigua.