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Police Inter-Division Championships

Police Inter-Division Championships

Headquarters up to press time last night were poised to repeat as champions of the Police Inter-Division Championships .

Amla, De Villiers dig in for South Africa

COLOMBO, (Reuters) - South Africa batted cautiously to reach 98 for three as they try to preserve their 1-0 lead in the series in the second test and final against Sri Lanka yesterday .

Lakers close to naming Scott as coach: reports

LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - Three months after coach Mike D’Antoni resigned, the struggling Los Angeles Lakers are expected to offer former player Byron Scott the job, multiple media outlets reported yesterday .

Confident Ajmal aims to outfox Sri Lanka

KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistan’s leading spinner Saeed Ajmal has brushed aside concerns over his bowling form before the series in Sri Lanka, saying he can still outfox batsmen with his “doosra” delivery .

Bravo brothers power Red Steel to last ball win  over Amazon Warriors

Bravo brothers power Red Steel to last ball win over Amazon Warriors

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad,  CMC – Darren Bravo smashed a six off the final delivery of the game to lift Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel to a sensational four-wicket victory over Guyana Amazon Warriors, in a thrilling encounter of the Caribbean Premier League here last night .

Windwards steamroll woeful T&T

Windwards steamroll woeful T&T

The Windward Islands got their West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional U-19 three-day tournament campaign off to a perfect start yesterday, humbling Trinidad and Tobago by an innings and 21 runs at the Enmore ground .

Morris and McCatty bat Jamaica  to six-wicket win over Barbados

Morris and McCatty bat Jamaica to six-wicket win over Barbados

-skipper Lewis snatches 10 Bajan scalps

Commanding half-centuries from Romaine Morris and Odain McCatty propelled defending champions Jamaica to a commanding six-wicket win over Barbados yesterday in the first round of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional U-19 three-day tournament being played here .

Kemo Paul is Leewards bane as Guyana scrapes a draw

Kemo Paul is Leewards bane as Guyana scrapes a draw

WICB U-19 tourney…

Kemo Paul and Kemol Savoury’s seventh-wicket stand secured a draw for Guyana against the Leeward Islands as the visitors were yesterday denied a chance at an outright victory on the final day of the opening round of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional Under-19 tournament .

Regional champs clash in semi-finals today

Digicel Secondary Schools football tourney…

It will be Region Seven against Region Four and Region Ten against Region Five as the four teams left in the Digicel Secondary Schools U-18 football tourney clash in the semi-finals today, each vying for a spot in the finals and a chance at glory and the million dollar prize .

Guyana beats Barbados in U-15

KINGSTON, Jamaica, , CMC – Opener Chrystian Thurton struck a stroke-filled hundred – the first of the tournament – to propel defending champions Trinidad and Tobago to their second straight win of the Regional Under-15 Championship here Thursday .

Bolt says his best is yet to come

KINGSTON, (Reuters) - Six-times Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt and his coach Glen Mills believe the Jamaican sprinter can run even faster as he targets the 2015 world championships and the 2016 Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro .

Atkinson wins heat as Caribbean make splash

GLASGOW, Scotland, CMC – Decorated Jamaican swimmer Alia Atkinson led the Caribbean charge in the pool on the opening day of action at the Commonwealth Games here yesterday .

Commonwealth rugby sevens gives Rio a glimpse of future

GLASGOW, (Reuters) - Big names and strong teams from most of rugby’s leading nations are set to offer Rio 2016 a glimpse of things to come in the Commonwealth Games sevens tournament .

Afghanistan crush Zimbabwe to level series

BULAWAYO, (Reuters) - Off-spinner Sharafuddin Ashraf took three wickets as Afghanistan skittled hosts Zimbabwe for 159 to win the fourth and final one-day international by 100 runs yesterday and draw the series 2-2 .

Best, Shoaib hit with fines over altercation

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Temperamental fast bowler Tino Best and batsman Shoaib Malik have been hit with hefty fines following an on-field altercation during Wednesday’s Caribbean Premier League match between Barbados Tridents and St Lucia Zouks at Kensington Oval .

Silky Jayawardene puts Sri Lanka on top

COLOMBO, (Reuters) - Former captain Mahela Jayawardene hit a classy unbeaten century to help Sri Lanka close on 305 for five on the first day of the second test against South Africa yesterday .

ICC rejects 2018 offer, cricket stays out of Commonwealth Games

MUMBAI, (Reuters) - Cricket’s absence from Commonwealth Games will continue at least until the 2018 Games in Australia after the International Cricket Council (ICC) turned down an invitation from the governing body of the multi-sport event .

Peerless Nibali all but seals Tour with stage win

HAUTACAM, France, (Reuters) - Vincenzo Nibali proved once again he has no serious rivals in the Tour de France when he powered to victory in the final mountain stage yesterday, all but securing his maiden title in impressive fashion .

Powell slams first ton as Leewards snatch first innings points against Guyana

Powell slams first ton as Leewards snatch first innings points against Guyana

By Delvon Mc Ewan Sixteen-year-old Nevisian Ross Powell registered the first century of the 2014 West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Under-19 Tournament for the Leeward Islands yesterday in its match against Guyana as the visitors’ ended day two with first innings advantage at the Guyana National Stadium at Providence .

Lonely Guyanese swimmer George aims to inspire others

Lonely Guyanese swimmer George aims to inspire others

GLASGOW, (Reuters) - Teenager Onika George admitted feeling apprehensive about being Guyana’s only swimmer at the Commonwealth Games but is determined to inspire people to take up the sport in her country .

Davis predicts Mr. Guyana success…

Davis predicts Mr. Guyana success…

Despite being a two-time gold medalist at the CAC Championships, one of Guyana’s most decorated bodybuilders, Devon Davis has consistently been a runner-up to Kerwin Clarke on the local scene .

Lewis places Jamaica in driver’s seat with 10-wicket haul

Lewis places Jamaica in driver’s seat with 10-wicket haul

Jamaica skipper Ramaal Lewis’s 10-wicket haul placed his team in the driver’s seat against opponents Barbados yesterday heading into the final day today, of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional U19 three-day tournament being played at the Everest ground .

Windwards tightens grip against T/dad

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC- Windward Islands made a tactical move in a bid to press for outright victory against Trinidad and Tobago on the second day of their first round match in the Regional Under-19 Tournament here yesterday .

Thompson launches Guyana at World Juniors

Thompson launches Guyana at World Juniors

… qualifies for semis, Baird opens today

SMS, USA - It was the start anticipated for Guyana’s athletes’ participation at the 2014 International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) World Junior Championships in Oregon, USA, as coach Shaun Dietz credited the spirit shown by one of his two runners rallying to his vista .

South Africa mull extra pace option

COLOMBO, (Reuters) - South Africa, on the verge of a rare series win in Sri Lanka, are considering playing an extra fast bowler on the Singhalese SC track which is not as conducive to spin as the one in Galle .

Region Seven champs Waramadong seals semifinal berth

Region seven champions Waramadong Secondary sealed their berth in the semi-final round, defeating Region three champs Leonora Secondary 4-0 when the national quarterfinal round of Digicel Secondary Schools u-18 football tourney concluded yesterday .

NBA great LeBron James sends 800 cupcake apologies to hometown

NBA great LeBron James sends 800 cupcake apologies to hometown

(Reuters) - NBA star LeBron James, whose recent return to the Cleveland Cavaliers in his home state of Ohio sparked a frenzy in the small town where he has a home, sent sweet apologies to the community in the form of 800 cupcakes .

Guyana U17’s fail to advance after 0-3 defeat to Dominican Republic

-CFU football

Guyana failed to qualify for the final round of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) u-17 qualifying tournament, going down to hosts Dominican Republic in their final Group-3 matchup on Tuesday at the Estadio Panamericano .

Squash players swing into action today at Commonwealth Games

Squash players swing into action today at Commonwealth Games

Guyana’s squash players headed by world ranked number 19 and CAC gold medallist Nicolette Fernandes will swing into action today at the Commonwealth Games which got underway yesterday in Scotland .

Baseball league outlines ambitious plans to advance sport here

Baseball league outlines ambitious plans to advance sport here

As the Guyana Baseball League (GBL) advances negotiations to add Guyana as an active member to its international roster, president Robin Singh last Friday gave Stabroek Sport’s Clifton Ross an outline of the league’s schedule, including plans to run a PONY league contest here next month .

Bravo defends using Pooran for Super over against Warriors

Bravo defends using Pooran for Super over against Warriors

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC-Red Steel skipper Dwayne Bravo has defended his decision to allow 18 year old Nicholas Pooran to take on Sunil Narine in a Super Over against the Guyana Amazon last week .

Caribbean Premier League – Take 2

Caribbean Premier League – Take 2

It is unlike any other T20 tournament on the planet .

Opening wins for Guyana, Jamaica and T and T

-regional U15 cricket tournament

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC-Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana and host Jamaica posted wins in the opening round of matches of the Regional Under-15 Championship here on Tuesday .

GFF Congress  to be reconvened August 9

GFF Congress to be reconvened August 9

-FIFA says agenda should not be amended

Guyana Football Federation (GFF) President Christopher Matthias says that the GFF Ordinary Congress will be officially reconvened on the August 9 2014 at the Regency Hotel, Hadfield Street .

Guyana post 270  against Leewards

Guyana post 270 against Leewards

—-Chanderpaul, Homraj blast half centuries;Martina bags five for

By Delvon Mc Ewan Guyana were well placed after contrasting half centuries from Ashkay Homraj and Tagenarine Chanderpaul on the opening day of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional Under-19 Three-Day Tournament here, yesterday .

Christianburg/Wismar Secondary crushes Vryman’s Erven Sec. 8-0

——Luckie nets hattrick

Two-time defending national champions Christianburg/Wismar Secondary punched their ticket to the semi-final stage, crushing Region six champs Vryman Erven Secondary 8-0 when the national quarterfinal round of Digicel Secondary Schools u-18 football tourney concluded yesterday .

Lewis, Williams feature  as spinners dominate  – 1st day, 1st round

Lewis, Williams feature as spinners dominate – 1st day, 1st round

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Chad Williams led Barbados’ fight-back with the ball after Ramaal Lewis tormented their batsmen, but Jamaica were within sight of a valuable first innings lead in the Regional Under-19 Tournament here yesterday .



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