CARICOM says..We will intervene

-eyeing intervention in Gayle, WICB dispute

Chris Gayle

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, CMC – CARICOM Heads of Government have heeded Chris Gayle’s call, and will seek to intervene in the impasse between the former West Indies captain and the West Indies Cricket Board.

Gayle omission, what about those of Roach, Taylor and Russell?

Jerome Taylor

Asks Colin Benjamin As the talented but non-producing West Indies batting again stumbled disappointingly to put up a substantial total in the just concluded second test against India, it seems likely that the team would most certainly have lost the second test if rain hadn’t washed out the third day’s play.

Diamond CC cart off EBCA limited overs title

The winning Diamond Cricket Club side led by skipper Terrence Sukhu (front row center) poses yesterday after their victory.

Diamond Cricket Club yesterday won the 2011 Saskia Investment Trading and Ice-Parlour sponsored East Bank Cricket Association limited overs competition after  securing a 31-run victory over association rivals North Soesdyke in the final at the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) ground.

Guyana’s Euleen Josiah-Tanner wins CARICOM 10K

In picture Guyana’s Euleeen Josiah-Tanner receives her trophy from president of the Republic of Suriname Desi Bouterse.

Guyana’s Euleen Josiah- Tanner on Sunday won the female category of the sixth CARICOM 10K road race held in St Kitts, Nevis under the theme “Run for life… Exercise your right.” St Lucia earned its first hold on the CARICOM Chairman’s trophy when Zepherinus Joseph won the event in a time of 37:07:00.

Gouveia, Braithwaite reach quarters

Bert Brathwaite

Guyanese fighters Stephan Gouveia and Bert Braithwaite have qualified for today’s quarterfinal of the American Boxing Confederation’s third and final qualifiers in Panama City on Sunday evening.

School of the Nations edge GTI 37-34

By Treiston Joseph School of the Nations edged out Government Technical Institute (GTI) 37-34 in the National Schools’ Basketball Festival organized by the Youth basketball Guyana (YBG) and the National Sports Commission (NSC) at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall (CASH) last Sunday.

Female Inter-Association match on today

East Coast and West Demerara will clash this morning in the first match of the rescheduled Inter-Association cricket tournament according to a release from Cricket Development Officer of the Guyana Cricket Board Reon King.

Sarwan dropped but Sammy stays

Keiran Powell

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Ramnaresh Sarwan paid the ultimate price for his failures in the first two Tests against India. The 31-year-old batsman has been dropped for the final Test, starting on Wednesday at Windsor Park in Dominica, following a lean patch form that has dogged him in the last few months.