Local football referees are attending a FIFA Referee Assistance Programme which got underway last Friday at Georgetown Club.
The programme which is being conducted by Jamaican Peter Pendergast, FIFA Referees Instructor and Development Officer and FIFA Fitness Instructor Allan Morgan of Costa Rica has attracted referees from Georgetown, West Demerara, Linden, Berbice and East Coast Demerara.
Tradewind Tankers International Invitational volleyball tournament…
All four clubs from Guyana suffered defeat on the opening night of the Inaugural Tradewind Tankers International Invitational Volleyball tournament Friday night at the National Gymnasium.
By Emmerson Campbell
Guyana’s and Women’s International Boxing Association (WIBA) bantamweight champion Shondell “Mystery Lady” Alfred winged out to Mexico yesterday on a quest to clinch her second world title.
By Iva Wharton
Darius Lyle, Tefon Green and Mellshion Barratt walked away champions when the first three finals of the Guyana Amateur Boxing Association National Intermediate Championship commenced Friday night at the National Gymnasium.
National boys 15 – 17 champion Joseph Seguina and Goodwill Swimming Championships silver medalists Hannibal and Athena Gaskin are expected to be Guyana’s representatives at this year’s International Swimming Federation (FINA) Short Course World Swimming Championships set for Istanbul, Turkey from December 12-16.
-Inaugural Int’l Invitational is a huge
step in the direction of development
President of the Guyana Volleyball Federation (GVF) Lennox Shuffler said he is extremely pleased to engage three visiting contingents this weekend for the first annual Tradewind Tankers International Invitational Volleyball tournament which commenced Friday night at the National Gymnasium.
(BBC) England are facing defeat in the first Test against India after another inept attempt at dealing with spin yesterday.
Replying to India’s 521-8, the tourists were shot out for 191 in Ahmedabad as left-armer Pragyan Ojha took 5-45.
The Guyana Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA) softball tournament sponsored by Mikes Pharmacy, Ariel Enterprise, Trophy Stall, Ramchand Auto Spares, Survival, Motor Trend, and Petama Enterprise, continues today with a number of matches.
By Emmerson Campbell in Grenada
Guyana’s Golden Jaguars crashed out of this year’s Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Cup tournament after losing their second Group Six game last night at the Grenada National Stadium here in St George’s.
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – Six-time NBA champion Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was honoured by the Los Angeles Lakers in a moving and often emotional ceremony yesterday when a bronze statue of the Hall of Famer was unveiled outside the Staples Center.