Sports

Saints upset Old Fort in goal spree

Airbenders’ players defend a penalty corner from Saints in their second division hockey match.

The newly formed Saints Hockey Club scored an major upset when the clubbed Old Fort 6-0 while frontrunners Hikers and All Greys battled to a high-scoring 4-4 draw in matches of the John Fernandes Insurance Service second division hockey league played at St.

Chelsea warriors digging in for Barca assault

LONDON,  (Reuters) – Written off as too old and accused of hastening the downfall of Andre Villas-Boas, Chelsea’s old guard have flourished under stand-in manager Roberto Di Matteo and will relish trying to halt Barcelona’s bandwagon tomorrow.

Pollard fails as Mumbai flops

MUMBAI, India,  CMC – There were no fireworks from West Indies batsman Kieron Pollard as his Mumbai Indians crashed to a disappointing seven-wicket lost to Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League here  yesterday.

Sir Frank Worrell Trophy 2011/12

ON THE GO! Shane Watson on the go during his innings of 56 yesterday. (Courtesy DigicelCricket.com/Brooks LaTouche)

Australia grinds on Oval turner From Colin Benjamin in Trinidad In what is easily the most competitive West Indies versus Australia test series duel since that famous 2-2 draw in 1998/99, both sides fought out a keen battle of attrition on the opening day of the second Digicel test at the Queen’s Park Oval, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, yesterday.

‘Getting dropped now is good for Bishoo’

– Lance Gibbs

Lance Gibbs

From Colin Benjamin in Trinidad One of the greatest off-spin bowlers in test history, if not the greatest – Lancelot Richard Gibbs has stated that Devendra Bishoo’s  being dropped for the on-going second test versus Australia is the best thing that could happen to 26-year old leg-spinner at this early stage of his career.

Bayrock blazes through to quarter-finals

GT&T 10/10 softball competition…

Capoey Rising Stars batter Romey Persaud is about to be caught by successful bowler Tanisha Isahack who ended with 4-4.

Bayrock Blazers, Mahaica Raiders, Trophy Stall Angels & 4R Lioness are into the quarter finals of the third annual Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Company Limited 10/10 softball competition following Super 16 play on Saturday.

Wisburg Secondary thumped 15-51 by LTI

Parish Cadogan

Wisburg Secondary received a 15-51 points thumping from the Linden Technical Institute (LTI) while Mackenzie High School blew out New Silvercity Secondary 53-22 when the Victory Valley Royals School’s Basketball Championships continued at the Mackenzie Sports Club hard court last Friday.

Internationals return to Pakistan

-Bangladesh to play one ODI and one T20 in late April

(Reuters) – Bangladesh have agreed to tour Pakistan for two matches later this month, the first full internationals in the country since March 2009 when Sri Lankan cricketers and officials were attacked by gunmen in Lahore.