(Reuters) – Copa Centroamericana champion Honduras joined the United States and Mexico as seeded teams for the CONCACAF Gold Cup, the governing body for the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football said yesterday.
(Reuters) – LeBron James may take on a heavier workload down the stretch to make up for the absence of All-Star Kevin Love and the added wear and tear could prove costly in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ quest to repeat as NBAchampions.
(Reuters) – A federal judge on Monday cleared the way for a U.S. government lawsuit seeking nearly $100 million in damages from former professional cyclist Lance Armstrong to go to trial, court papers showed.
MONACO, (Reuters) – Doping concerns have “challenged”, if not “tarnished”, cycling, British great Chris Hoy said yesterday, but he is confident a new generation, possibly including his own son, will not be discouraged from taking to the saddle.
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) – New Zealand has moved the fourth one-day international against South Africa away from Napier’s McLean Park after an investigation into an abandoned match against Australia found problems with drainage and irrigation at the venue.
MUMBAI, (Reuters) – Australia skipper Steve Smith believes a test series victory over an all-conquering India side on their home soil could provide the kind of memories that would inspire the country’s cricketers for generations to come.
MUMBAI, (Reuters) – India have kept faith with the 16-man squad that cruised to victory in the one-off test against Bangladesh for the first two matches of the home series against Australia starting next week.
By Royston Alkins
The Guyana Volleyball Federation (GVF) is set to hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) February 25 at Olympic House, Kingston, Georgetown and the federation has invited all three area associations, with Berbice and Demerara confirmed to attend while there is some cloud over the participation of Essequibo, who has been inactive over the years.
Former Jamaica Prime Minister P.J. Patterson is calling for support of athlete Nesta Carter who has been banned for using performance enhancing drugs and who has been stripped of his 4x 100m relay Olympic gold medal.
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Experienced fast bowler Ravi Rampaul believes knowledge of the conditions could give Trinidad and Tobago Red Force the edge over Jamaica Scorpions in their Regional Super50 semi-final tomorrow.
(Reuters) – Spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja picked up four wickets apiece to lead India to a comprehensive 208-run win over Bangladesh on the fifth day of their one-off test at Hyderabad yesterday.