By Neil Barry Jr.,
The second edition of the highly lucrative and much anticipated Queensway limited overs Open knockout competition for teams in Georgetown was launched at the pavilion of the defending champions, the Georgetown Cricket Club yesterday.
By Emmerson Campbell
The competitors of this year’s sixth annual ‘Ride for Life’ five-stage cycle road race were urged yesterday to raise the benchmark above last year’s performances so that every year improvements can be seen.
-Local shooters occupy top four positions
Guyana’s Lennox Braithwaite captured the lead as Guyanese marksmen stamped their authority on day two of the Individual Competition of the West Indies Fullbore shooting championships at the Timehri rifle ranges yesterday.
-IGG reduced to contest between Guyana versus Suriname
Coaches and selectors have chosen the final 12 players for the junior national male basketball team to compete at the Inter Guiana Games (IGG) Basketball tournament next month in Suriname but the format of the Games has been adjusted this year.
By Emmerson Campbell
When this year’s Courts Pee Wee (under 11) football tournament which involves 16 primary schools kicks off at the Thirst Park Ground on October 20, the students and their schools will have some extra motivation.
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) – Kevin Curran, the former Zimbabwean all rounder and coach, has died in Mutare at the age of 53 after collapsing on a morning run while preparing his franchise team for a domestic game.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC-A dispute has erupted between the Trinidad and Tobago Football Federation (TTFF) and the government over the accounting of TT 11 million dollars to fund the Soca Warriors’ ill fated World Cup campaign.
JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) – Cricket South Africa’s (CSA) suspended chief executive Gerald Majola withdrew from an independent disciplinary hearing into his conduct in favour of pursuing his case in the labour court.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Seven-time Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong cheated his way to the top of the cycling world through the most sophisticated doping programme ever seen in the sports world, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) said yesterday.