PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Jamaica predictably qualified for the Regional First Class Championship final after their semi-final against Trinidad and Tobago finished in a controversial no-decision yesterday.
St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) is considering the issue of performance-related pay for its cricketers.
This was one of the several disclosures made by the WICB’s Chief Executive Officer Dr.
Former Kaieteur Cycle Club cyclist Maurice ‘Trini’ Lewis was laid to rest in Brooklyn, New York recently.
Several of his former cycling pals from Guyana, who are now based in the United States of America including cycling stars of yesteryear, attended his funeral.
— Night of upsets as Alpha, Pele sent packing from Mayor’s Cup
One of the most historic nights in local football history took place at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) Ground Sunday when Guyana’s top two football teams were sent packing from the annual Mayor’s Cup tournament.
Fairy Landing of the Sherriff Stable upset a top notch field to win the feature C class race when the Ryan Crawford Memorial Turf Club and Sports Facilities held its horse race meet at the club’s Alness track, Corentyne, Berbice.
Top Class proved to be in a class of their own playing unbeaten on the opening night of the Guinness Greatest of the Streets football tournament at the Mackenzie Municipal tarmac in Linden Sunday evening.
- Out-of-town teams routed from GABF Club Championships leaving all four Georgetown clubs in semi-finals
After two nights of basketball on the opening weekend of the Georgetown Amateur Basketball Federation (GABF) National Club Championships last Saturday and Sunday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, the semi-finalists for the tournament have emerged.
MADRID, (Reuters) – Champions League debutants Tottenham Hotspur will not be intimidated by Real Madrid or their imposing Bernabeu stadium when they square up in today’s quarter-final first leg, manager Harry Redknapp said.
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Michael Clarke got an idea of the sort of scrutiny he will be subject to as Australia captain over the weekend but said yesterday his appointment to the post had not yet properly sunk in.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has been charged with using foul language while celebrating a goal in Saturday’s 4-2 win at West Ham United, the Football Association said in a statement yesterday.
-Graham goes out with a bang
Motor racing fans and dignitaries occupying some of the country’s highest offices, including President Bharrat Jagdeo came out to witness this year’s first edition of the Guyana Motor Racing and Sports Club (GMR&SC) season opener yesterday at the South Dakota Circuit.