Two time defending champion Grove Hi-Tech and West Demerara unit Den Amstel sealed their berths in the quarterfinals following hard-fought wins, when the Stag Nation Cup resumed on Wednesday at the Grove Community ground.
Banks DIH Limited under its GT Beer Brand joined the growing list of corporate entities to support the 2nd Annual Petra Organization/Limacol Football Championship, donating an undisclosed sum yesterday at a simple presentation ceremony.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Serena Williams’s pursuit of a 23rd grand slam title gathered momentum on Thursday when she thrashed Czech Lucie Safarova 6-3 6-4 to reach the third round of the Australian Open.
(Reuters) – Australia captain Steve Smith led by example, smashing an unbeaten 108 against a sloppy Pakistan to secure his team’s seven-wicket victory with five overs to spare in the third one-day international in Perth on Thursday.
ST JOHNS, Antigua,CMC – Exciting all-rounder Shamar Springer is among five members of the ICC Youth World Cup-winning side included in the West Indies Under-19 14-man squad for the Regional Super50 starting next week.
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) – South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has ruled himself out of the team’s three-test series in New Zealand in March, but insists he is not retiring from the longest format of the game.
FRANCEVILLE, Gabon, (Reuters) – Two defensive howlers left Algeria on the brink of elimination from the African Nations Cup as they lost 2-1 to neighbours Tunisia on Thursday in their second Group B match in Gabon.
Senegal in quarter- finals after 2-0 win over Zimbabwe
FRANCEVILLE, Gabon, (Reuters) – Senegal qualified for the African Nations Cup quarter-finals by beating Zimbabwe 2-0 with early goals from Sadio Mane and Henri Saivet in their Group B encounter on Thursday.
MELBOURNE,(Reuters) – Hours after reigning champion Novak Djokovic crashed out of the Australian Open on Thursday, Rafael Nadal raised hopes of filling the power vacuum after demolishing Marcos Baghdatis 6-3 6-1 6-3 to reach the third round.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Uzbek journeyman Denis Istomin pulled off an Australian Open upset for the ages on Thursday when he sent Novak Djokovic tumbling out of the second round of the grand slam the Serbian has all but dominated for the last seven years.
Trophy Stall became the latest organization to support the second Annual Petra Organization/Limacol football tournament donating the championship trophy and two nets yesterday at their South Road and Bourda location.
Philippe Moggio, Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) General Secretary has written former Normalization Committee Chairman of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Clinton Urling, reiterating the association’s commitment to the GFF executive committee.
-Says national U20 javelin record holder and GDF major Shen Fung
Guyana Defense Force (GDF) Major, Shen Fung says the current state of Track and Field has led to his decision to challenge incumbent president of the Athletic Association of Guyana (AAG), Aubrey Hutson for the leadership position at the next Annual General Meeting (AGM) scheduled for Sunday.
By Royston Alkins
The Interim Management Committee of the Guyana Netball Association plans to set a date for this year’s Annual General Meeting possibly by early February.This is according to Randolph Critchlow, chairman of the IMC.