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Bolt, Powell to clash in Rome

Usian Bolt

(BBC) Asafa Powell and Usain Bolt to go head-to-head in Rome in May Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell will take on compatriot Usian Bolt at the Golden Gala in Rome in May, meeting organisers have confirmed.

Mohamed fails to get Windies over the line

Anisa Mohammed

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Not even a late cameo from vice-captain Anisa Mohammed could prevent West Indies from a narrow three-run defeat to India in their second Twenty20 International of their five-match series here Sunday.

IMC concludes public seminars

- Lloyd praises cricket structure in Berbice

Roger Harper

The Interim Management Committee (IMC) under the stewardship of its chairman Clive Lloyd completed its countrywide public seminar tour on Sunday at the Berbice High School.

Dolphins sweating on Gayle’s fitness

Chris Gayle

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa,  CMC– Chris Gayle was expected to undergo a fitness assessment here yesterday to determine if he will take his place in the Dolphins side for the domestic Twenty20 Challenge.  

Fudadin grows with maiden century

Assad Fudadin

Basseterre, St Kitts – It took Assad Fudadin longer than expected to register his maiden first-class century, but now that he has it under his belt, the Guyana batsman is looking for many more.

Krakowsky takes Mash scrabble tourney

Action during Sunday’s Scrabble competition.

James Krakowsky was the winner of the Danny’s Auto Sales sponsored scrabble competition organised by the Guyana Association of Scrabble Players (GASP) on Sunday at the Malteenoes Cricket Club, Thomas Lands.

Libya targetting Rio Games for first medal

TRIPOLI,  (Reuters) – Libya’s Olympic chief is targetting the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro for the country’s first medal as he attempts to overcome the years of sporting neglect under Muammar Gaddafi’s regime.