(Reuters) – Exaggerator took advantage of sloppy conditions and a “dream trip” to win the 141st running of the Preakness Stakes by 3-1/2 lengths in Baltimore Saturday ending Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist’s bid for the Triple Crown.
The national 15s rugby team delivered a Golden Jubilee Independence victory to the nation yesterday against Jamaica.
Following their 23-5 win against the reggae ruggers at the National Park, their union was then presented with a cheque by Director of Sport, Chris Jones.
Top players Larissa Wiltshire and Taylor Fernandes will meet sometime today in the final of the
Girls’ U19 division of the Guyana Squash Association sanctioned Woodpecker Products Limited Junior National Championships after semi-final wins yesterday at the Georgetown Club courts.
The efforts of Rawle’s Communication Agency (RCA) in further enhancing the sporting development of the youths of Region Eight was boosted recently with a timely donation of a number of sporting equipment from Regal Sports.
A ruthless bowling performance by Berbice enabled them to easily crush Essequibo by 79 runs via the Duckworth/Lewis method yesterday and book a place in today’s final of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Under-19 Inter-county 50 over tourney against Demerara.
KANPUR, India, CMC – Dwayne Smith’s late cameo earned Gujarat Lions a convincing six-wicket victory over Kieron Pollard’s Mumbai Indians with 13 balls to spare here Saturday, and propelled them to the top of the Indian Premier League standings.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Cricket media titan Tony Cozier was laid to rest here Friday, following a service at the Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens which was attended by several dignitaries and influential members of the regional cricket community.
Add another trophy to Michael Anthony’s cabinet.
One week after placing second in the Golden Jubilee Independence Three-Stage road race, the Team Evolution standout took his talents to the National Park yesterday and sprinted off with the spoils of the feature 35-lap event of the sixth annual PowerAde 11-race programme.
A week long Independence dominoes tournament is set to get underway Monday at the Dynasty Sports Club and Bar.
The tournament, sponsored by Spartans Dominoes Team and Faye Joseph, president of the Georgetown Dominoes Association, is expected to attract the country’s top teams, organizer Mark Wiltshire said yesterday.
— says GFF looking for Golden Jaguars to play higher ranked teams
Following their 5-1 thrashing by Canada’s Olympic team, Guyana Football Federation (GFF) President Wayne Forde is calling on the populace to be patient with the Golden Jaguars as they aim to develop against quality opposition.