Sports

Schools football programme gets underway

Students at the Schools Referees Course at the opening session yesterday with FIFA Referee Instructor Lawrence “Sparrow” Griffith (extreme right) and head of Physical Education MoE Nicholas Fraser next to Griffith.

Twenty two secondary school students began a three-day workshop on football refereeing as phase two of the inaugural Scotia Bank/Pepsi Schools Football Academy kicked off at the Ministry of Education Pavilion, Carifesta Avenue yesterday. 0

Goodluck wins Silver Cup, Stuart wins Spoon

Mahendra Persaud

Reigning Caribbean individual rifle shooting champion Ransford Goodluck won the Silver Cup as the Guyana National Rifle Association (GNRA) programme resumed last Sunday at the Timehri rifle ranges following  an improvement in the inclement weather over the past two weeks. 0

Against all odds!

Guyana’s Devendra Bishoo  doing fielding drills at Chepauk on Saturday. (Windiescricket.com)

by Tony Cozier at the ICC World Cup In DHAKA IN SPITE of their habitual meltdowns against England and India, the West Indies have somehow made it through to the World Cup quarter-finals. 0

Batsmen undo Permaul’s fine effort

- Guyana slump to eight run defeat against CCC

Assad Fudadin

CAVE HILL, Barbados, CMC – Another decisive spell from Carlos Brathwaite propelled Combined Campuses & Colleges to an eight-run victory over Guyana in the WICB Regional first-class championship yesterday. 0