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Cameron crowned Domino Champion

Warren Cameron emerged winner of the Ministry of Home Affairs Champion of Champions Domino Competition at the Guyana Police Sports Pavilion on Thursday .

GFF to discipline Griffith for  officiating in Inter-Pub Futsal finals

GFF to discipline Griffith for officiating in Inter-Pub Futsal finals

The Guyana Football Federation (GFF) says it will discipline FIFA referee/ instructor Lawrence `Sparrow’ Griffith for his involvement in the recent Inter_Pub Futsal finals which was held at the National Gymnasium .

A November  to remember

A November to remember

Caribbean Motor Racing Championships – Round 3 The third and final leg of the 2009 Caribbean Motor Racing Championships are billed for the South Dakota Circuit and based on the showdown in Jamaica and Barbados, November 8 would certainly be one to remember when the region’s fastest cars and top drivers meet in Guyana .

Battered Windies begin long journey home

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, CMC – A battered West Indies  began the long trek back to the Caribbean last night, still picking up the pieces from a bruising ICC Champions Trophy campaign where they failed to win a single match .

Lobbying for 2016 Games gives way to ballet

COPENHAGEN, (Reuters) - The frantic, last-minute  lobbying by the four rival cities bidding for the 2016 Summer  Olympics closed yesterday with a shift of pace as IOC members  forgot the polemics and relaxed with a gentle evening of ballet .

Cellink Plus 2009 Premier League Tournament concludes tonight

Cellink Plus 2009 Premier League Tournament concludes tonight

- Alpha and Camptown in final battle The Georgetown Football Association (GFA) Guyana Telephone and Telegraph (GT&T) 2009 Cellink Plus Premier League wraps up tonight with what is expected to be a thrilling double header that has the tournament’s two top teams battling against each other at the Tucville playfield .

BFA Coca Cola Senior League two doubleheaders on tomorrow

Action continues tomorrow in the Berbice Football Association (BFA) Coca Cola Senior League as the No .

Bryant’s jersey again the top seller in Europe

LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is again the most popular player in Europe, based on  sales of his blue and gold jersey .

Ganga has high hopes for T20 Champions League

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad & Tobago captain Daren Ganga said yesterday the upcoming Twenty20 Champions League in India would serve to renew the national team .

Hikers ‘A’ maintain unbeaten run

Hikers ‘A’ squeezed past Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) 1-0 to maintain their unbeaten run in the Banks DIH Night Hockey tournament at Thirst Park Wednesday evening .

Tiger factor looms large in PGA Tour’s health

LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - With Tiger Woods  overshadowing the sports world like a colossus, the PGA Tour  has so far managed to provide fairly robust resistance to the  global economic downturn .

GASA Inter-Club distance meet continues this weekend

The Guyana Amateur Swimming Association (GASA) will continue its first Inter-Club meet for 2009 this weekend at the Castellani Pool on Homestretch Avenue .

WT20 Tournament will not be moved says ICC official

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa,  CMC – Officials of the International Cricket Council have debunked media reports that the West Indies were in danger of losing the right to host the 2010 Twenty20 World Cup .

India made mistakes in Champions Trophy – Dhoni

JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) - India captain Mahendra  Singh Dhoni admitted his team made mistakes during the Champions  Trophy in which they failed to reach the semi-finals .

BCB honours fifteen Cricket Workers-of-the-Year

Fifteen outstanding cricket officials drawn from clubs across Berbice were honoured last weekend by the Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) for their contribution to cricket in the Ancient County in 2009 .

Safraz XI and Countryside XI advance after quarterfinal round

Safraz XI defeated Trophy Stall XI of East Coast by five wickets in a close match with Shaheed Gittens contributing 66 in Safraz XI’s response of 163-9 made by Trophy Stall in the quarterfinals of the Mike’s Pharmacy 15-over countrywide softball competition organized by the Guyana Softball League (GSL) .

Nike denies endorsement deal with NFL player Vick

CHICAGO, (Reuters Life!) - Nike Inc denied it has an  endorsement deal with Michael Vick more than two years after  dumping the National Football League quarterback following his  arrest for bankrolling a dog-fighting ring .

England wait on Broad and Prior

--ICC Champions Trophy semi-final(BBC) England seam bowler Stuart Broad will have a late fitness test ahead of today’s ICC Champions Trophy semi-final against Australia at Centurion .

Australia will not take England lightly – Hauritz

CENTURION, South Africa, (Reuters) - Australia will  not be taking England lightly in today’s Champions Trophy  semi-final, off-spinner Nathan Hauritz said yesterday .

Yuvraj, Dhoni set up win over Australia

NEW DELHI, (Reuters) - Yuvraj Singh top-scored with  78 and shared a big partnership with skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni to power India to a six-wicket win over Australia in the  third one-day international yesterday .