NEW YORK, (Reuters) - New Jersey Nets head coach Avery Johnson has been fined $25,000 for improper conduct towards an official during a game against the Philadelphia 76ers, the NBA said yesterday .
DOHA, (Reuters) - World number one Lee Westwood and sixth-ranked Paul Casey missed the cut while number two Martin Kaymer and seventh-ranked Steve Stricker scraped through by the skin of their teeth at the Qatar Masters yesterday .
Former national men’s singles champion Sydney Christophe who recently received the ITTF/IPC Level One Coaching Certification will be in Guyana later this month to conduct a course for local table tennis coaches .
Public Relations Officer of the Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) and Secretary/CEO of the Rose Hall Town Youth and Sport Club, Hilbert Foster is appealing to cricket administrators in Guyana to stop the current infighting, which he describes as “profound madness” .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - Antonio McDyess beat the buzzer by tipping in Tim Duncan’s missed shot to lift the San Antonio Spurs to an 89-88 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday .
ORLANDO, Florida, Reuters) - LeBron James scored an NBA season-high 51 points on Thursday as the Miami Heat topped the Orlando Magic 104-100 and closed in on the Boston Celtics for first place in the Eastern Conference .
BERNE, (Reuters) - Soccer’s rule-makers will consider the results from tests on 10 different goal-line technology systems when they meet for their annual meeting in Cardiff next month .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Pakistan’s former test captain Salman Butt and his two opening bowlers Mohammad Asif and Mohammad Amir were charged with taking bribes by British prosecutors yesterday .
MUMBAI, (Reuters) - Power hitting in the opening 15 overs before the pitches start to deteriorate will hold the key to success in this month’s World Cup, according to former Australia opener Matthew Hayden .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - All-rounder Shahid Afridi was confirmed as Pakistan’s World Cup captain yesterday following his team’s one-day series victory in New Zealand .
MUMBAI, (Reuters) - India’s spin bowling all-rounders will be a big advantage in the Feb .
BERNE, (Reuters) - FIFA has rejected appeals from Reynald Temarii and Amos Adamu, the suspended executive committee members who were at the heart of a corruption scandal which marred the contest to host the 2018 and 2022 World Cups .
Somebody’s ‘O’ will go after the main event of the second Pro-Am card on February 25 at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall .
Cyclists will get a chance to put their racing skills to the test on the newly-resurfaced National Park Circuit today when the 18th Annual Ricks and Sari Agro Industries Limited Youth Programme pedals off from 9am .
The Guyana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) yesterday named their 12-man team that will be representing Guyana at the International Rugby Board (IRB) Sevens World Series on February 12 and 13 in Las Vegas, United States .