The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) said it recognises the embattled president Ramsey Ali and the GCB as the legitimate body to administer cricket in Guyana, though it is yet to receive anything documenting government’s plans for the sport.
- Demerara/Essequibo match washed out, rescheduled for today
By Colin Benjamin
Berbice secured a convincing seven-wicket victory over the President’s XI in their opening match of the 2011 El Dorado Inter-County limited-overs competition, at the Blairmont Community Ground, West Bank, Berbice.
The Guyana national cycling team departed Guyana yesterday for Jamaica to participate in the Annual Caribbean Cycling Championships.
The team is possibly Guyana’s strongest and will be spearheaded by Warren “40” Mc Kay, Alonzo Greaves and Geron Williams who recently returned from a training stint in the USA.
BRUSSELS, Belgium, CMC – Sprint sensation Usain Bolt stormed to a world-leading 9.76 seconds in the 100 metres but for the second time in three weeks, was upstaged by compatriot Yohan Blake who jetted to an astonishing 19.26 seconds to clock the second fastest 200 metres time ever at the Memorial Van Damme yesterday.
ZURICH, Switzerland, CMC – The fall-out from the Caribbean Football Union cash-for-vote scandal seemed set to continue after football’s world governing body, FIFA, on Thursday rejected former executive committee member Mohamed bin Hammam’s appeal against a life ban.