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GBA optimistic of sending full strength team to B/dos

- after successful 100-mile walk

The Guyana Boxing Association (GBA) is still on the ropes battling sponsorship issues but the 100-mile walk to raise funds championed by president of the association, Steve Ninvalle, has given the GBA a fighting chance of sending a formidable team to represent Guyana at the Caribbean Development Tournament in Barbados.

Jags resume training today ahead of Friday’s 4th round

Ahead of Friday’s Digicel Professional Cricket League (PCL) fourth round Day/Night encounter against the Barbados Pride, table-toppers and defending champions Guyana Jaguars will be resuming their training today at the Providence National Stadium ahead of their debut pink ball match at home.

Former champs hunt quarter-final berths

Guinness Greatest of the Streets

With berths in the quarterfinal round still up for grabs, the group stage of the 7th Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ Georgetown Zone will resume today at the National Cultural Centre Tarmac on Mandela Avenue.

Pacer Joseph in line for first game of new season

BASSETERRE, St Kitts, CMC – Test fast bowler Alzarri Joseph is set to make his first appearance in the Regional Four-Day Championship after being named in the Leeward Islands Hurricanes 13-man squad for next weekend’s fourth round game against Windward Islands Volcanoes.

Alonso happy at McLaren, says Brown

LONDON, (Reuters) – McLaren have no fears about losing Fernando Alonso to Mercedes after Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg’s sudden retirement, the team’s new executive director Zak Brown said yesterday.

Former FIFA president Blatter loses appeal against ban

LAUSANNE, Switzerland, (Reuters) – Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has lost his appeal against a six-year ban for ethics violations, imposed amid the biggest corruption scandal to shake the world soccer body, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) said yesterday.

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