National men’s singles champion Sudesh Fitzgerald and former national ladies singles champion Jaswantie Hiralall won the male and female singles title when the Trophy Stall sponsored competition was contested last Friday at the Malteenoes Sports Club.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Victoria Azarenka retained her Australian Open title today with a tense 4-6 6-4 6-3 victory over China’s Li Na, who suffered a sickening ankle injury in the second set and hit her head in the third when she twisted the joint for a second time.
Cricket in Guyana continued its tumultuous existence when the scheduled Annual General Meeting and election of officer bearers for the Demerara Cricket Board (DCB) was halted yesterday by a Court injunction.
HAVANA, (Reuters) – Dayron Robles, the 2008 Olympic Games 110 metres hurdles champion and former world record holder, will retire from athletics owing to a lack of attention from Cuban sports officials, his coach said on Thursday.
After staging the fifth successful NAMILCO Football Classic tournament last year, local milling giant, NAMILCO and Fruta Conquerors Football Club have once again collaborated to stage this year’s sixth edition dubbed the NAMILCO One Love Football Classic Tournament.
NELSPRUIT, South Africa, (Reuters) – Burkina Faso scored the biggest win of the competition to date but it was three goalkeepers who took centre stage on a night of high drama in the African Nations Cup yesterday.
National T20 all rounder Steven Jacobs will be in action today and tomorrow for Malteenoes in the key clash against the Guyana Defence Force as the Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) Hadi’s first division competition continues.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Andy Murray won a knock-down-drag-out thriller of a scrap with Roger Federer yesterday to set up an Australian Open final against Novak Djokovic and finally beat the Swiss for the first time at a grand slam.