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IOC bans Indian Olympic Association, elections void

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) – The Indian Olympic Association has been banned and elections today will be “null and void”, the IOC said on Tuesday, claiming government interference in a vote that could result in a tainted official taking over as secretary-general.

Australia ponder post-Ponting new order

PERTH,  (Reuters) – With a three-test series against Sri Lanka starting next week, Australia have no time to dwell on what might have been after getting close to beating the best side in the world before being blown away at the end of a hard-fought series.

Back Circle makes street football semis in thriller

-Broad Street, Leopold Street, West Front Road also advance By Emmerson Campbell Defending champions Back Circle and three other teams shot their way to victory, advancing to the semi-final round of the Guinness Greatest of the Streets Competition set for tonight at the National Cultural Centre tarmac. 

Mukesh Kanhai: Suriname coming to win Flex Night

President of the Suriname Bodybuilding and Weightlifting Federation, Mukesh Kanhai says that Mike Tyson once said that in the ring he threw punches “with bad intentions.” He was in similar combative mood about the mission of the Suriname Bodybuilding team coming to Guyana for the Flex Night International event on Saturday night at the

GCF honours national chess champions

The country’s leading junior and senior chess players were recently honoured for outstanding performances at the just-concluded National Chess Championships. New Junior Champion Anthony Drayton, of Georgetown and three-time Senior Champion Taffin Khan, of West Demerara, who led in their respective categories,

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