By Treiston Joseph
Georgetown dethroned Linden to become champions of the 11th edition of the LinWest Games sponsored by the New Guyana Sports Association of New York Inc (NGSANY) and held by the Athletics Association of Guyana (AAG) at the Eve Leary Sports Club ground yesterday.
BANGALORE, (Reuters) – Chris Gayle blasted an astonishing 37 off one seven-ball over to set Royal Challengers Bangalore on their way to a nine-wicket romp over Kochi Tuskers Kerala in the Indian Premier League yesterday.
BOSTON, (Reuters) – Rajon Rondo overcame a dislocated left elbow to lead the Boston Celtics to a 97-81 win over Miami on Saturday which cut the Heat’s lead to 2-1 in their Eastern Conference semi-final.
MADRID, (Reuters) – A relentless Novak Djokovic dethroned clay king Rafa Nadal on the Spaniard’s home soil and maintained his extraordinary season when he stunned the world number one 7-5 6-4 to win the Madrid Masters title ysterday.
Corporate Communications Officer of the West Indies Cricket Board Imran Khan said yesterday that West Indies middle order batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul will play in the two-day match for Guyana against Pakistan at the Georgetown Cricket Club ground as he was originally slated to.
MADRID, (Reuters) – Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer served up another classic in the 24th chapter of their great rivalry yesterday, Nadal battling back from a set down to win 5-7 6-1 6-3 and secure a place in the Madrid Masters final.
GFF presidential hopeful Odinga Lumumba again bemoaned poor football standard in Guyana, while also outlining his vision for a complete turnaround for the sport if elected on May 27 to succeed current president Colin Klass.
The most implausible aspect of the latest in the age-old, never-ending, self-defeating conflicts between the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and its most prominent players is that Shivnarine Chanderpaul is at the forefront.