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Petterson triumphs in Banks Malta Rapid Chess tournament

Stooping l-r: Tevon Blaize, Carlos Petterson (winner) and Banks Malta Brand Manager Clayton McKenzie pose with other outstanding players.

Seventeen-year-old Carlos Petterson won the Banks Malta one-day Rapid Chess Tournament Sunday at the West Demerara Secondary School, Pouderoyen. The former Dolphin Secondary school student played unbeaten in the tournament and recorded seven and a half points in capturing the title.

GLTA/P&P camp concludes successfully

Some of the participants at the conclusion of the Guyana Lawn Tennis Association camp which ended on Friday.

The Guyana Lawn Tennis Association (GLTA)P&P Brokers Limited annual tennis camp concluded Friday at the Pegasus Hotel courts with the presentation of certificates to 76 children aged 6 to 18 years who participated in the two-week programme at the Pegasus Hotel tennis courts.

Hamilton wins in style in Germany

Lewis  Hamilton

NUERBURGRING, Germany, (Reuters) – McLaren’s Lewis  Hamilton produced a monumental drive to take his second win of  the season in the German Formula One Grand Prix after an  enthralling battle with Ferrari’s second-placed Fernando Alonso  and Mark Webber yesterday.

DCC are the Under-15 champions

Tagenarine Chanderpaul

The Demerara Cricket Club clinched the Brainstreet- sponsored Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) Under-15 Cup final, with a convincing six-wicket victory over Malteenoes sports Club at the Gandhi Youth Organization (GYO), yesterday.