Sports

Hall quits as WIPA CEO

Michael Hall

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC– Michael Hall has tendered his resignation as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of The West Indies Players Association (WIPA), officials have confirmed.

Santos knocks out defending champs

Christoff Wensley

Santos sealed their status as giant killers, defeating defending champs Sunburst Camptown 1-0 when the quarterfinal round of the Georgetown Football Association (GFA)/Banks Beer Cup commenced on Christmas Day in front of a large crowd.

Ash Education mauls President’s College 13-0

Chico/Kashif and Shanghai football

Ash Education thrashed President’s College by an incredible 13 goals to nil and Ann’s Grove Secondary outgunned Bladen Hall 3-nil on penalties when the Chico/Kashif & Shanghai Elite Next Generation Football Tournament continued on Christmas Day.

GDF in final kick win over Alpha

Delwyn Fraser

The Guyana Defence Force (GDF) outflanked Alpha ‘the Hammer’ United 3-2 when the quarterfinal round of the Georgetown Football Association (GFA)/Banks Beer Cup commenced Christmas Day at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda.

Century stand lights up India as S.Africa toil

DURBAN,  (Reuters) – An unbeaten century stand for the second wicket by Murali Vijay and Cheteshwar Pujara put India in control before bad light forced an early finish to the first day of the second and final test against South Africa yesterday.

Walcott lifts Arsenal, Man City sink Liverpool

Theo Walcott

LONDON,  (Reuters) – Theo Walcott’s double fired Arsenal back to the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 win at West Ham United on Thursday and title favourites Manchester City moved ominously into second spot by beating Liverpool 2-1.