Djokovic stuns clay king Nadal in Madrid final

Novak Djokovic

MADRID, (Reuters) – A relentless Novak Djokovic  dethroned clay king Rafa Nadal on the Spaniard’s home soil and  maintained his extraordinary season when he stunned the world  number one 7-5 6-4 to win the Madrid Masters title ysterday.

Chanderpaul to play for Guyana

—Says WICB Communications Officer Imran Khan

Despite having net sessions with the West Indies team yesterday Shivnarine Chanderpaul, seen here with Darren Bravo, will play for Guyana against the touring Pakistan cricketers today at the GCC, ground, Bourda. (

Corporate Communications Officer of the West Indies Cricket Board Imran Khan said yesterday that West Indies middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul will play in the two-day match for Guyana against Pakistan at the Georgetown Cricket Club ground as he was originally slated to.

Troubled waters

Ernest HIlaire

The  most implausible aspect of the latest in the age-old, never-ending, self-defeating conflicts between the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and its most prominent players is that Shivnarine Chanderpaul is at the forefront.

Lodge Secondary deflates Tutorial High

ScotiaBank/Pepsi Schools Football Academy…

Lodge Secondary School romped to a scintillating victory against Tutorial High School when the inaugural ScotiaBank/Pepsi Schools Football Academy continued yesterday with two matches at the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) Ground.

Alpha United are Super Four Champs

GFF Super League Competition…

Curtis Moore

Alpha United and Guyana Defence Force (GDF) battled to an exhausting finish in the final of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Super League – Super Four Knockout Competition with  Alpha emerging victorious.

Hamilton fourth on grid but eyeing repeat

ISTANBUL, Turkey, CMC – British driver Lewis Hamilton says he is hoping for a repeat of last season after finishing fourth in final qualifying yesterday and claiming a share of the second row for Sunday’s Turkish Grand Prix.

Organizers say Linden Expo ‘a growing success’

Organizers of the recent Linden Expo have said that it is “a growing success”, while noting that the Linden Chamber of Industry, Commerce and Development (LCICD) is seeking to broaden the economic base of Linden and the establishment of an Economic Trade Zone has been placed on the front burner.