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Paul slams ton as E’bo crushes Select XI

-rain washes out play between Demerara and Berbice

The waterlogged Wales Community Ground yesterday 

Rain washed out play between Demerara and the Berbice at Wales but a savage ton from Keemo Paul helped Essequibo crush the U17 Select by 56 runs in their match in round two of the Guyana Cricket Board GCB) Hand-In-Hand 50 over U19 tournament played yesterday.

Streak stopped!

- Alpha United, Slingerz battle to 1-1 draw

Trayon Bobb (right) of Slingerz FC chasing down Alpha United centre-half Solomon Austin for possession of the ball during their GFF Stag Beer Elite League  matchup at the Camp Ayanganna ground

Slingerz Football Club’s winning streak in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Stag Beer Elite League was halted when they battled to a 1-1 result with fierce rivals Alpha ‘the Hammer’ United Tuesday at the Camp Ayanganna ground.

Floodlights name strong squad for Upper Corentyne clash

- Deonarain named Captain, Sunich to sponsor trophies

Vice president of the Guyana Floodlight Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA) Ricky Deonarain will lead a strong Floodlight XI against an Upper Corentyne XI Saturday in a T20 hardball encounter at the Demerara Cricket Club (GCC) Ground in Queenstown.

DDL in GBA‘s corner for U16 boxing c/ships

President of the GBA, Steve Ninvalle receives timely sponsorship from Larry Wills, Manager of the Pepsi brand yesterday ahead of the Caribbean’s first Schoolboys and juniors tournament is staged here tomorrow and Saturday at the Cliff Anderson Sport Hall.

Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL) has once again answered the call of the Guyana Boxing Association (GBA). The conglomerate which has sponsored the u-16 tournament for the past five years, will also be in the GBA’s corner when the Caribbean’s first Schoolboys and juniors tournament is staged here tomorrow and Saturday at the Cliff Anderson Sport Hall.

IPL 2016…Heartbreaking loss!

- Smith dazzles, Bravo holds nerve as Lions win one run thriller against Delhi Daredevils

NEW DELHI, India, CMC – West Indies opener Dwayne Smith stroked an up tempo half-century while seamer Dwayne Bravo remained calm under pressure to bowl a decent final over, as Gujarat Lions held on to beat Delhi Daredevils by a single run in the Indian Premier League here yesterday.

GCC maul cellar dwellers Old Fort 6-0

Action between the Pizza Hut Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) in white and Old Fort Shooting Stars in red in the inaugural Woodpecker Women’s hockey league at the GCC ground in Bourda

The Pizza Hut Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) continued their unbeaten run in the inaugural Woodpecker Women’s hockey league, dismantling Old Fort Shooting Stars by a 6-0 score line on Monday at the GCC ground in Bourda.

PCB wants Windies for day-night Test

LAHORE, Pakistan, CMC – Pakistan’s cricket authorities want West Indies to play a day/night Test during their tour in October, as they prepare for their historic pink-ball Test against Australia in December.