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Boxing team cops six medals at B/dos tourney

-but one boxer disqualified from novice category

Terrence Poole

By Emmerson Campbell Imran ‘Magic’ Khan and his teammates continued their march on the road to the 2102 London Olympics Games, turning in impressive performances at the inaugural Ronald Wilson Memorial tournament which ended Saturday night in Barbados.

Third Class pull off one wicket triumph

An all-round team effort by Third Class helped them to pull off a one wicket victory over Ace Warriors yesterday in their Noble House Seafood second division cricket match  at the Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) Sports Complex ground.

Vantull bowls UG to first innings points over GYO

-as Hyman smashes big ton

Damien Vantull

Inspired bowling by Damien Vantull led the University of Guyana (UG) to first inning points over Gandhi Youth Organization (GYO) in the Noble House Seafood second division competition yesterday at the GYO ground, Woolford Avenue.

Gibson upbeat as Windies aim for win in third ODI

Ottis Gibson

AHMEDABAD, India, CMC – With West Indies under pressure to beat India and keep the five-match One-Day International series alive, team coach Ottis Gibson reckons there is some comfort in the fact that they have fought well against the world champions.

Pattinson hands Australia first test victory

Australia’s James Pattinson acknowledges the crowd after his 5 wickets against New Zealand during their first test cricket match at the Gabba in Brisbane yesterday. Credit: Reuters/Jason O’Brien.

BRISBANE, (Reuters) – Debutant pace bowler James Pattinson ripped through New Zealand’s top order in a brilliant morning spell to fire Australia to an emphatic nine-wicket victory with more than a day to spare in the first test  yesterday.

Failure mindset!

Julian Hunte

As popular, Caribbean and appropriate as it was at the time, David Rudder’s converted anthem “Rally Round the West Indies” is wearing a little thin for cricket supporters despairing over whether there will ever be a revival.

T&T loses T20 tournament

Fans in Trinidad and Tobago will be massively disappointed, as there will be no regional T20 cricket played in this country next month, as was previously advertised.

Smith, Charles cop gold

Guyanese Ron Smith (Welterweight elite) and Delon Charles (Bantamweight novice) each copped a gold medal while Richard Williamson (Flyweight elite) settled for silver at the

Pakistan take series despite Hossain century

DHAKA, (Reuters) – Nasir Hossain smashed his maiden century for Bangladesh but they were unable to prevent Pakistan easing to a 76-run win yesterday for an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match one-day international series.