NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC – Jason Holder struck a magnificent, unbeaten maiden Test and first class hundred as West Indies conjured up a sterling effort to escape with a tense draw on the final day of the opening Test against England here yesterday .
Ronaldo Ali Mohammed, Raymond Perez and Adrian Sukwah struck fifties to propel the National Under-17 team to a first innings score of 251 against Demerara who were 53-0 when rain stopped play on the second day of the final round of the Guyana Cricket Board/Raj Singh Insurance Brokers U19 Inter-County three-day tournament .
Trinidad and Tobago unit Central FC eliminated Surinamese unit Inter Moengotapoe from the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Club Championship, defeating the Dutch giants 2-0 yesterday to setup contest with group leaders Alpha United on Sunday .
Following a three-week break, the 2015 cycling season continues today at the National Park with an 11-race programme .
The second round of group stage matches in the inaugural Guyana Beverage Company Busta Football tourney continues today with six programmed fixtures at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda .
(Reuters) - The Golden State Warriors enjoyed a dream season as they raced to the best mark in the NBA but their lack of playoff experience leaves them with much to prove heading into the post-season .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Captain Michael Clarke may have hoped to have seen the back of Kevin Pietersen in test cricket, but concedes the controversial batsman could yet return to threaten Australia’s hopes of retaining the Ashes .
COLOMBO, (Reuters) - The appointment of an interim body to run Sri Lankan cricket is in tune with laws governing the island nation, the country's sports minister said today .
NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC – Opener Devon Smith stroked his first half-century since his return to Tests last December but Darren Bravo’s demise, half-hour before the close, left West Indies with a mountain to climb to win the opening Test against England .
NASSAU, Bahamas, CMC – CONCACAF president Jeff Webb says the severe economic challenges faced by the Caribbean means the region should be given preferential treatment in the international football community .
Solid half centuries by Raymond Perez and Adrian Sukwah, followed by an unbeaten knock by skipper Ronaldo Ali-Mohamed placed the Guyana Under-17 at 211-9 at the end of day one of their Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) U-19 final round match against Demerara .
The second round of group stage matches in the inaugural Guyana Beverage Company Busta Football tourney continues today with six programmed fixtures at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground in Bourda .
The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) got their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Club Championship off to the worst possible start, losing to Trinidad and Tobago unit DirecTV W-Connection 7-1 on Wednesday at the Ato Boldon Stadium in the Twin Island Republic .
With a loss already incurred in their opening Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Club Championship fixture, Surinamese giants Inter Moengotapoe will need a win when they oppose Trinidad and Tobago unit Central FC today in their final group matchup .
Pacer Grisean Grant along with spinners Kassim Khan and Leon Andrews inspired a dominant first day for Berbice against Essequibo on day one of the final round of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) U-19 three-day tournament played at the Enmore Community Centre ground .
Following the success of the initial West Demerara edition, Banks DIH Limited jointly launched the inaugural Berbice and fourth annual Linden Guinness of the Streets tournaments yesterday at the entity’s boardroom .
HOLLYWOOD, California, (Reuters) - Appearing relaxed and confident, Manny Pacquaio embraced suggestions he was “a reckless fighter” when he held a workout for the media on Wednesday ahead of his heavily anticipated fight against Floyd Mayweather .
(The Sports Xchange) - The NBA will begin testing for human growth hormone next season, the league and National Basketball Players Association announced yesterday .
NASSAU, Bahamas, (Reuters) - FIFA president Sepp Blatter’s suggestion yesterday that the CONCACAF region should be given an extra automatic qualification spot at the World Cup was met with a swift reply from UEFA president Michel Platini .
[caption id="attachment_330668" align="alignright" width="216"] Jeffrey Webb[/caption]NASSAU, Bahamas, (Reuters) - CONCACAF president Jeffrey Webb was re-elected unopposed yesterday for a second term as head of the governing body for North and Central America and the Caribbean .
(Reuters) - The New Orleans Pelicans and Brookyln Nets clinched playoff spots on the final night of the NBA regular season on Wednesday .
MANAMA, (Reuters) - Nico Rosberg may have handed Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton a psychological edge by laying bare his emotions after last weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix but he has no regrets .
History was created yesterday at the National Stadium in Providence as Alpha United secured their maiden win over Surinamese foe Inter Moengotapoe, downing the Dutch giants 3-0 to kick start their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) campaign in the perfect manner .
NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC – Jermaine Blackwood’s maiden Test century coupled with an incisive new-ball burst from Jerome Taylor, temporarily raised West Indies’ hopes of carving out a match-winning position but England stormed back to end day three of the opening Test on top here yesterday .
Fruta Conquerors FC in collaboration with Global Technology subsidiary I-Net Communications, officially launched their u-13 Football League Championship yesterday at a simple ceremony held at the latter’s headquarters on Camp Street .
Kitty Weavers registered an unlikely upset defeating Leopold Street by a 3-2 score line when the group stage in the inaugural Guyana Beverage Company Busta Football tourney continued on Tuesday at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground .
The Guyana Weightlifting Association (GWA) received a shot in the arm yesterday after its top brass received a quantity of weightlifting equipment from its parent body, the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) .
Junica Pluck may not be a household name just yet but the Ms .
He might have been one of the top West Indies batsmen in his heyday but former West Indies cricket captain Alvin Isaac Kallicharran is batting for the fast bowlers in Guyana .
Discarded national batsman Shemroy Barrington is in top form in Trinidad and Tobago with Esmeralda Sports Club .
NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC-West Indies were staging a gutsy fight-back against England at stumps on the second day of the first test at the Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium here yesterday .
On the eve of their 2015 Caribbean Football Union (CFU) group opener, local unit Alpha United and opponent Inter Moengo-tapoe of Suriname are both confident of securing a positive result today at the National Stadium .
Essequibo recorded its first outright victory at the 2015 Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Inter-County Under-19 tournament, by defeating the National U-17 side by 109 runs one hour into the second session on day three .
Asks Donald DuffChess is not an altogether popular game in Guyana .
Enmore Cricket Club defeated Lusignan Cricket Club by six runs in the final of the Nauth Motor Spares sponsored 50-overs tournament at Enmore Community Center Ground on Sunday .
Grisean Grant and Balchand Baldeo ripped through the Demerara batting lineup sharing seven wickets to help Berbice romp to a commanding 216-run win over the hosts on the final day of round two of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) three-day U19 tourney, played at the Georgetown Cricket Club ground yesterday .
An unbeaten Port Mourant Jaguars team emerged winners of the Berbice Volleyball Association (BVA) “B” division competition after defeating Port Mourant Training Centre 2 (PMTC2) last Sunday .