Morgan runs New York

… distance star wins trifecta in Big Apple

Alika Morgan braces the tape at the finish of the Hope Runs in New York.

It may not be at New York ’s famed marathon or the celebrated Millrose Games, but Guyanese star runner Alika Morgan stamped her mark and name at distance running in her first sojourn to the Big Apple.

India win U-19 World Cup

(Indian Express) India Under-19 skipper Unmukt Chand hit an unbeaten 111 in seamer-friendly conditions to lead India to a six-wicket win over Australia in the final of the World Cup at the Tony Ireland Stadium in Townsville, Queensland, yesterday.

Double champion Farah eases to victory

(Reuters) – Sleep-deprived double Olympic champion Mo Farah was almost caught napping during the two-mile race at a Diamond League meeting in Birmingham, England  yesterday before easing to victory to the delight of a sellout crowd.

Ashwin spins India to massive victory

Ravichandran Ashwin

HYDERABAD, India, (Reuters) – Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin picked up a career-best 12 wickets as India crushed New Zealand by an innings and 115 runs within four days in the opening test yesterday.

Guyana loses both team finals at CASA C/ships

Ashley Khalil

Guyana’s men’s and women’s squash team suffered two heartbreaking losses in the team finals of the 20th Caribbean Area Squash Association (CASA)championships on Saturday in Trinidad and Tobago losing out in their bids for the team championships.

Canada win both men’s and women’s Sevens

—Guyana beat T/dad 27-0 in Plate final

Canada yesterday defeated the United States of America 26-19 in the final of the 2013 North America and the Caribbean Rugby Association World Cup Qualifiers at the Twin Elms Rugby Park, Ottawa, Canada.

Mixed fortunes for Rugby team

Guyana’s National Sevens rugby team won two matches and lost one as the 2013 North America and the Caribbean Rugby Association World Cup qualifiers commenced yesterday at the Twin Elms Rugby Park, Ottawa, Canada.

Trinidad retains Caribbean Championship

Abigail McDonald

By Iva Wharton Trinidad and Tobago yesterday retained the team Caribbean Scrabble Championship when they defeated Barbados 27 games to nine to bring an end to the team aspect of the Caribbean Championship played at the Bank of Guyana building.

Jacobs hits ton and grabs four wickets

Steven Jacobs

By Neil Barry Steven Jacobs smashed a century and claimed four wickets to put Malteenoes in the driver’s seat against the Guyana National Industrial Corporation at the close of the first day’s play of their Heroes Cup match at Thomas Lands yesterday.

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