(The Sports Xchange) – Lou Williams scored 10 points during an opening burst in the fourth quarter, and James Harden finished with a team-high 34 points as the Houston Rockets rallied for a 105-99 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night to claim their Western Conference first-round playoff series in five games.
STUTTGART, Germany, (Reuters) – Former world number one Maria Sharapova made a winning comeback to the tour yesterday following her 15-month doping ban, beating Italian Roberta Vinci in straight sets in the first round of the Stuttgart Grand Prix.
By Royston Alkins
Berbice U17s yesterday defeated their Essequibo counterparts by 115 runs at the Everest Cricket Club ground when the Guyana Cricket Board, Igloo Ice-Cream U17 Inter County tournament commenced.
Pizza Hut Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) maintained their unbeaten run in the Woodpecker Products women’s first division hockey league after thrashing arch rival Woodpecker Hikers 6-0 Monday at the GCC ground, Bourda.
A new champion will be crowned today in the Linden ‘Stag Bowl’ Inter-Ward Football tournament when Block 22 battles Silver City Valley and Alleys at the Mackenzie Sport Club (MSC) ground from 20:00hrs.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Embattled West Indies captain Jason Holder conceded yestersday his inexperienced side were enduring a difficult period, after they suffered a seven-wicket thrashing at the hands of Pakistan on the last day of the opening Test at Sabina Park.
(Reuters) – Australian Olympic Committee President John Coates has said that allegations of bullying levelled against his long-serving lieutenant Mike Tancred are part of a “vindictive” campaign aimed at bringing his 27-year reign to an end.
-Tournament to start in St. Lucia on 4 August and will conclude on 9 September
(CPL) The stage is set for the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) to be the biggest and best party tournament to date after tournament organisers confirmed that the fifth annual tournament will start August 4 with St.
(Reuters) – Former Pakistan one-day international captain Azhar Ali and wicketkeeper-batsman Umar Akmal are back in the squad for June’s Champions Trophy in England, the country’s cricket board said yesterday.