FastBall winners receives prizes

—Pele gets whopping $1m cheque; tourney deemed a success

MILLION DOLLAR SMILE! GT&T’s Auditor, Sachin Persaud, hands over the first place cheque of one million dollars to Roxanne Keith, committee member of FastBall champions Pele Football Club.

Pele Football Club, winners of the recent inaugural GT&T FastBall knock-out football competition along with other top performers received their cash prizes for their performances throughout the tournament.

Australia clinch one-day win in Sri Lanka

Brett Lee

COLOMBO, (Reuters) – Fast bowler Brett Lee and  spinner Xavier Doherty took four wickets apiece as Australia  crushed Sri Lanka by five wickets to win the fourth one-day  international and take an unbeatable 3-1 lead in the five-match  series at the R Premadasa Stadium yesterday.

DCC are competition winners

De Sinco Under-13 Cricket Competition

Georgetown Cricket Club and Gandhi Youth Organization “B” recorded victories while Demerara Cricket Club (DCC), who dominated their encounter, had an incomplete match due rain, on the final day of the inaugural De Sinco Trading, GCA Under-13 cricket competition yesterday.

Anguilla move to top of Group C

CONCACAF Under-17 World Cup Qualifiers

Anguilla’s Coleen Johnson broke the stalemate with her goal in the 56th minute. (Orlando Charles photo)

Anguilla moved to the top of Group C with their victory over Curacao yesterday as the first round of the CONCACAF Under-17 World Cup Qualifiers continued at the Uitvlugt Community Centre ground The Anguillans gained three points with the eventual 2-1 scoreline leaving Guyana in a virtual must-win position for tomorrow’s match

Vila, Chung crowned C/bean champs

Natalie Cummings, rear court, plays a forehand return in her quarter final clash against eventual women’s singles champion Eva Brito. (Orlando Charles photo)

Drama and tension defined the ladies singles final as Trinidad’s Rheann Chung played a masterful game to win the  title of the Caribbean Table Tennis Championships at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall yesterday.