Young left-handers Tagenarine Chanderpaul and Chandrapaul Hemraj will replace their senior counterparts Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Ramnaresh Sarwan who have been ruled out of the West Indies Cricket Board’s (WICB) Regional four-day second round match against Barbados at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence .
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) - Graeme Smith, one of the most dogged batsmen of his generation, stunned South Africa yesterday by announcing he will retire from international cricket at the end of the ongoing third test against Australia at Newlands .
Four more teams advanced to the quarterfinals of the Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation (GABF) Road to Mecca tournament, after second day action at the Cliff Anderson Sport last Sunday .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Jahmar Hamilton struck his second first class hundred to propel Leeward Islands into a match-winning position on the penultimate day of their first round WICB Regional Four-Day clash against Combined Campuses and Colleges here yesterday .
Godfrey Lowden demolished Steve David-Longe in his opening match of Guyana Tennis Association (GTA)/ Assuria Invitational Classic at Le Ressouvenir Tennis Club on Saturday .
Guyana’s undisputed middle and long distance King Cleveland Forde and CARICOM 10K winner Tonya Nero on Sunday won the male and female categories of the 20th Wartsila 20k road race which concluded on Water Street .
Stephen Lewis was elected unopposed as president of the Everest Cricket Club when the body held its Annual General Meeting Friday night last at the club’s pavilion .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – West Indies coach Ottis Gibson has branded tomorrow’s decisive third One-Day International against England as a virtual final, and says he expects the regional side to treat the game with that level of importance .
(The Sports Xchange) — - -DeMar DeRozan led the way with a team-high 32 points as the Toronto Raptors avenged an embarrassing December defeat to the Golden State Warriors with a 104 -98 points win Sunday night .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Captain Stuart Broad believes England’s nervy win in Sunday’s second One-Day International has given them impetus to complete a series triumph .
Star striker Gregory “Jackie Chan” Richardson’s double set up a comprehensive 4-0 win for Alpha “The Hammer” United who trounced Pouderoyen Young Achievers on Sunday as the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Premier League continued at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) Ground .
A group calling itself the Cricket Stakeholders of Guyana (CSOG) says that the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) is peddling misinformation in its attempts to stop the passage of the Cricket Administration Bill 2012 .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Jamaica sent an early warning to their rivals as they brushed aside Guyana by seven wickets on the final day of their first round WICB Regional Four-Day game here yesterday .
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) - Graeme Smith, one of the most dogged batsmen of his generation, stunned South Africa today by announcing he will retire from international cricket at the end of the ongoing third test against Australia at Newlands .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Jamaica sent an early warning to their rivals as they brushed aside Guyana by seven wickets on the final day of their first round WICB Regional Four-Day game here today .
The ‘Road to Mecca’ began Saturday night at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall with wins for Colts, Retrieve Raiders, Ravens and Kings as the new executive of the Guyana Amateur Basketball federation staged its first tournament a countrywide inter-club affair .
Top cyclist Michael Anthony was a double winner yesterday as the first stage of the 17th annual three-stage memorial cycle road race in memory of former Guyana president Dr Cheddi Jagan concluded in West Demerara .
GROS ISLET, St Lucia, CMC - Disciplined bowling led by a five-wicket haul by left-arm experienced Vincentian seamer Kenroy Peters helped the Windward Islands to a nine-wicket victory over Barbados in the opening round of the Regional Four-Day Cricket Tournament at the Beausejour Cricket Ground yesterday .
Guyana’s cricketers were facing the prospect of an outright defeat at the end of the third day’s play of their four-day regional West Indies Cricket Board match at Sabina Park yesterday .
The University of Guyana rugby team proved they are no flash in the pan after they defeated the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) rugby team by 48 points to 28 to win the Bounty Farm Products 15-a-side competition organized by the Guyana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) yesterday in the National Park .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – A significant partnership between Ravi Bopara and Stuart Broad led England to a three-wicket victory and to square the three-match One Day International (ODI) series against West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium yesterday .
Anthony `Awo’ Abrams Saturday night continued his prolific goal scoring in the Stag Beer/West Side Mashramani Champions Cup football tournament with a hat trick which sent his team Slingerz into the final .
Chase Academy yesterday recorded the biggest win of the day when the Milo U20 Schools football tournament organized by the Petra Organisation continued at the Ministry of Education ground Carifesta Avenue .
APE TOWN, (Reuters) - Michael Clarke remained unbeaten on 161, one of the more heroic of his 27 test hundreds, as Australia reached 494 for seven before rain brought an early end to the second day of the series-deciding third test against South Africa yesterday .
Masked James leads Heat past Orlando(The Sports Xchange) - Indiana forward Paul George scored 10 points over the final four minutes, 20 seconds as the Pacers, the team with the best record in the NBA, beat the Boston Celtics 102-97 .
(Reuters) - Shahid Afridi smashed an unbeaten 18-ball 34, including two consecutive sixes in the final over, to take Pakistan to a tense one-wicket victory over arch-rivals India in the Asia Cup in Dhaka yesterday .
(Reuters) - World number one Tiger Woods withdrew from the Honda Classic during the final round yesterday at Palm Beach Gardens in Florida, citing a back injury .
INVERCARGILL, New Zealand, CMC – West Indies Women faced just two overs before rain forced a no-result in their second Twenty20 International against New Zealand Women yesterday .
(Reuters) - Ravi Bopara and captain Stuart Broad put on 58 unbroken runs to guide England to a nerve-jangling, three-wicket victory over West Indies in the second one-day international in North Sound, Antigua today .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Nkrumah Bonner and John Campbell hit half-centuries as Jamaica predictably snatched first innings points over Guyana on the second day of their Regional Four-Day contest at Sabina Park here yesterday .
If the battle was to see which side would score the most goals yesterday in the Milo/Petra Organisation Schools U-20 football competition then neither St Mary’s nor North Ruimveldt won .
(Cricinfo) South Africa finally broke their Under-19 World Cup jinx by beating crowd favourites Pakistan by six wickets in a predominantly one-sided final in Dubai yesterday .
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) - David Warner thumped a run-a-ball century as Australia dominated the opening day of the third and final test against South Africa, piling up 331 for three at Newlands yesterday .
The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Friday made a 70-year-old dream a reality when they officially launched the inaugural edition of their magazine, appropriately named ‘The Guyana Cricketer’ .
(Reuters) - Afghanistan claimed their first victory over a test-playing nation with a 32-run win over Bangladesh in Fatullah in the Asia Cup yesterday .
(The Sports Xchange) -Forward Kevin Durant scored 30 of his game-high 37 points in the second half to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 113-107 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies .
AS Morne Morkel, South Africa’s towering fast bowler, peppered Australia’s captain Michael Clarke with an unrelenting bombardment of distinctly fast short-pitched from round the wicket, the crowd at the picturesque Newlands ground in Cape Town for the opening day of the deciding Test of the three match series bayed for more .