BEIJING, (Reuters) – Kenya’s Vivian Cheruiyot won a thrilling last lap sprint to claim the women’s 10,000 metres gold medal yesterday, capping her comeback season with her second world title in the longest track event.
BEIJING, (Reuters) – Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce proved once again that Usain Bolt is not the only Jamaican who can monopolise global sprint titles when she claimed an unprecedented third 100 metres world championship gold medal in Beijing yesterday.
World Governing body FIFA has officially discarded Guyana’s appeal against the entity’s Disciplinary Committee for not reprimanding St. Vincent and the Grenadines for allegedly fielding an ineligible player during their 2018 World Cup Qualifiers.
The Guyana Volleyball Federation (GVF) has named a 21-man team which commenced training as of yesterday, as the fraternity prepares for upcoming international engagements slated for Maceio, Brazil from September 27 to October 5.
A fourth quarter defensive master-class created the first major upset of the GABF Forbes Burnham Memorial Championship as Linden unit Victory Valley Royals downed Ravens 70-49 on Sunday to clinch their berth in the semi-final round.
BEIJING, (Reuters) – Usain Bolt’s coach, Glen Mills, hopes the Jamaican can recover from sore legs to complete a world championship sprint double for the third time in his career after what he rated as the athlete’s toughest win yet.
COLOMBO, (Reuters) – India spoiled Sri Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara’s farewell party with off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin bowling the visitors to a series-levelling 278-run victory in the second test yesterday.
BEIJING, (Reuters) – Usain Bolt once again produced his best when it mattered most to retain his 100 metres world title and reassert his status as the number one sprinter on the planet at a rocking Bird’s Nest Stadium yesterday.
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – A leading member of the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB), Patrick Rampersad, has scolded the president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Dave Cameron, over his failure to stage a Town-Hall meeting on the island.
Guyana ended their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Olympic Qualifiers on an unbeaten note, drawing with Cuba in their final group-4 fixture yesterday at the Estadio Panamericano in San Cristóbal in the Dominican Republic.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Australia secured a consolation victory in the final test by an innings and 46 runs yesterday before England captain Alastair Cook lifted the Ashes urn at the end of a dramatic and fluctuating series.