MUMBAI, (Reuters) – VVS Laxman should be the first veteran head to roll in a batting revamp if India are to secure their future in test cricket, several former players have said in the wake of a second crushing defeat in Australia.
Hadi’s World Incorported of Regent & Camp Streets, formerly the City Mall, will sponsor the next nationwide softball cricket competition organized and managed by the Guyana Floodlights Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA).
Acting President of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Franklin Wilson has expressed shock at the passing of former Golden Jaguars and Alpha United footballer Shawn `Fatso’ Bishop who passed away after a period of brief illness Friday.
To use a popular oxymoron Guyana’s cricket is in a fine mess.
Instead of the simple issue of whether the Ramsey Ali-led Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) was legitimately elected, Guyana’s cricket is now facing a number of complex charges, including the more serious charge of government interference.
-national T20 team back in WICB tournament; set to depart today for Antigua
Two days after being told that they would no longer participate in the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional Twenty20 tournament and one day after learning that they would be replaced by a WICB `B’ team, the Amazon Conquerors as the national T20 team is known found themselves back in the competition.
By Emmerson Campbell
Having straddled the best that Britain and Antigua has to offer in the way of facilities for amateur and professional boxers it is no wonder that former World Boxing Council’s (WBC) Junior middleweight champion, Maurice Hope wants better facilities for the regions boxers.
Guyana’s Under-20 Lady Jags will begin their quest for victory over challengers Cuba, Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) and Puerto Rico when they compete this weekend in the second round of the Caribbean qualifying matches for the 2012 CONCACAF Under-20 Women’s Championships.
By Iva Wharton
Coming off a sub par year in 2011 by her usual lofty standards, top female long distance athlete Alika Morgan is contemplating participating in more international competitions this year.
The Guyana Softball League (GSL) and its affiliates namely the Georgetown Softball Cricket League (GSCL); Linden Softball Cricket League (LSCL); Lower East Coast Softball Cricket League (LECSCL); Upper East Coast Softball Cricket League (UECSCL); Berbice Cricket League(BSCL) and the Essequibo Softball Cricket League (ESCL) will stage a preparatory T10 softball tournament for male and female softball teams around the country shortly.
Coach of the Bounty Colts basketball team, Philip Rockcliffe ‘One Foot’ George was laid to rest yesterday after a ceremony at the Our Lady of Fatima Cathedral on North Road which was attended by a large number of former players.
A one week long dominoes competition in honour of Mark `Jumbie’ Wiltshire’s 57th birth anniversary is set to commence tomorrow at three venues namely Dynasty, Frankie’s Shop at Wales and Meckles at Leonora.
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Australia, inspired by captain Michael Clarke, crushed India by an innings and 68 runs in the second test at the Sydney Cricket Ground yesterday to take a dominant 2-0 lead in the four-match series.
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) – A superb all-round performance by Jacques Kallis carried South Africa to a series-clinching 10-wicket win over Sri Lanka on the fourth day of the third and final test at Newlands yesterday.