LONDON, (Reuters) – A turbo-charged start yielding two goals in the opening 15 minutes and a spectacular effort by Tom Cleverley led Manchester United to a 3-0 victory at Newcastle United in the Premier League yesterday.
MADRID, (Reuters) – Real Madrid came away with a point but failed to secure the victory they needed to trim the gap on leaders Barcelona when the outstanding Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo each struck twice in an attritional 2-2 draw in La Liga yesterday.
The Muslim Youth Organization (MYO) Inter-Jamaat tape ball competition is set to bowl off on October 21.
The tournament, which will be played at the MYO ground, Woolford Avenue, is sponsored by the Trophy Stall of Bourda Market.
By Iva Wharton
The Georgetown Football Association (GFA) is moving to include other associations in its Banks DIH end of year knock out tournament says Kwabina Griffith, Vice President with responsibility for Technical and Tactical Development.
Kishun Bacchus is a man of many firsts.
Following his victory in the inaugural President’s Cup golf tournament last month, he accomplished another major feat when he shot a hole-in-one at the Lusignan Golf Course recently.
-urges team to lift game for final
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, CMC – West Indies captain Darren Sammy says despite the convincing nature of his side’s semi-final victory, they will have to improve even further if they are to beat Sri Lanka in the World Twenty20 final here today.
—ahead of Saturday’s Foreign Invasion card
By Emmerson Campbell
Former world-rated super bantamweight boxer, Leon ‘Hurry Up’ Moore and national featherweight champion, Clive ‘Wonder Kid’ Atwell staged a public workout yesterday at the Kitty bus park to promote next Saturday’s six-fight boxing card dubbed ‘Foreign Invasion’.
The postponed final of the Universal DVD and Universal Solutions seventh anniversary T20 championship is set for today at the Cumberland ground, Canje, East Berbice between the Universal DVD Titans and Universal Solutions Tigers.
GCC looking to maintain dominance over DCC
By Neil Barry Jr.,
Even as the West Indies battle to win their first major world title since the 2004 Champions Trophy in England, locally, a battle none-the-less significant to two of Georgetown’s more prominent clubs will take place simultaneously between the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) and the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) in the final of the New Building Society (NBS) second division limited overs competition.
The Demerara Volleyball Association in collaboration with the female U-19 national team will today stage a volleyball extravaganza at the Ministry of Education sports ground (formerly GNS ground) from 11am.