The Guyana Association of Scrabble Players (GASP) will be hosting a two-tier East Coast Scrabble Tournament this Sunday at Playland, 70 Park Street, Enterprise .
The Guyana Football Federation (GFF) engaged in one-on-one interviews with local players before deciding which players were qualified to submit visa applications at the United States of America Embassy here in Kingston .
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, CMC – West Indies’ early gains in the second Test against Sri Lanka yesterday were eroded, following a half-century stand between Kumar Sangakkara and Thilan Samaraweera, and then fickle weather that prompted an early close .
Guyanese players continue to dominate cricket in Trinidad with David Dick copping the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board’s North Zone Council ‘Cricketer of the Year’ award at its 30th awards ceremony over the weekend .
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, CMC – Rookie speedster Kemar Roach says he is not deterred in any way by having to spearhead the West Indies bowling attack against Sri Lanka .
ROSEAU, Dominica, CMC – Dominica Cricket Association president, Emmanuel Nanthan says the local cricketing fraternity is throwing its full support behind embattled West Indies off-spinner Shane Shillingford .
For the third year in succession Camex Restaurant Inc .
No new date has been set for the final of the fourth annual Namilco Football Festival .
The Guyana Hockey Board (GCB) has cancelled this year’s hosting of its annual Diamond Mineral Water International Indoor Hockey Festival, due to a discrepancy regarding the floors of the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall (CASH) where the event was expected to be held .
NAGPUR, India, (Reuters) - New Zealand’s batsmen surrendered meekly to the Indian bowlers in the second innings on a turning day-four pitch at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium to give the hosts a 1-0 series win yesterday .
BRISBANE, (Reuters) - England opener Alastair Cook knows he has a personal point to prove heading into the Ashes series this week, with the statistics showing all too clearly the problems he has had against Australia’s bowlers .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Given the chance to put another dent in Roger Federer’s armour yesterday, Andy Murray was swatted aside as their top-billing round robin clash at the ATP World Tour Finals turned into a romp for the majestic Swiss .
Winners of this year`s Mackeson Sweet 16 football tournament, BK International Western Tigers, yesterday received their prizes in the conference room of Ansa Mc Al Limited .
Amidst pressure from the world governing body of football, FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association), the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) has revised its constitution, bringing it in line with the constitutional reforms required by FIFA .
Knockout round teams decidedThe preliminary round of the Guinness Greatest of the Street futsal competition concluded on Monday night at the Albouystown Basketball Court where four teams recorded victories in the four scheduled matches .
MIAMI, (Reuters) - Dwyane Wade’s return to the lineup failed to spark the Miami Heat as they lost their second successive game with a surprising 93-77 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Monday .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Reigning champions Guyana and powerhouses Jamaica will raise the curtain on the 2011 Caribbean Twenty20 Championship when they clash in the feature match of the doubleheader on January 10 next year .
(BBC) Fifa vice-president Jack Warner has made a scathing attack on the BBC Panorama programme examining the bidding to stage the 2018 World Cup .
The Message of the Elcock Stable pulled off a narrow win in the feature B class race over rival Night Crescendo of the Crawford Stable in the Ryan Crawford Memorial Turf Club season ending horse race meet on Sunday .
FIFA’s motto reads: “For The Good Of The Game .
The 11th annual Diamond Mineral Water 50 miles cycle road race is set for Sunday on the West Coast of Demerara .
GUANGZHOU, China (Reuters) - Former Olympic champion Liu Xiang raised a collective sigh of relief across China yesterday when he coasted to victory in his opening heat of the 110m hurdles to remain on track for his third straight Asian Games title .
National swimmer Ronaldo Rodrigues lost his 50m backstroke race to Travis Henry to miss out on a clean sweep of all 10 of the events that he participated in at the Guyana Amateur Swimming Association (GASA) National Championships that ended last Sunday at the Castellani Swimming Pool .
The Guyana Football Federation (GFF) will hold a press conference this morning at its headquarters, to update the media on the participation of the Golden Jaguars in the Digicel Caribbean Cup Finals in Martinique later this week .
Defending men’s champion Guyanese Avinash Persaud was in a devastating mood in retaining his title while Christine Sukhram secured the lion share of prizes in the ladies category at the rain-affected two-day R1 Vodka sponsored Guyana Open Golf championships played at Lusignan golf Course over the week-end .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Colin Borde has quit as manager of the Trinidad and Tobago team .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Full itinerary of the 2011 Caribbean Twenty20 Championship scheduled for January 10-23 in Antigua and Barbados next year .
Junior swimmers Britany van Lange and Ronaldo Rodrigues have been selected by the Guyana Amateur Swimming Association (GASA) to compete at the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Short Course World Championships which will be held from December 15 - 19 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates .
NAGPUR, India (Reuters) - Rahul Dravid and Mahendra Singh Dhoni batted with supreme authority yesterday to steer India into a huge lead as New Zealand were left with an uphill task of batting out two days to save the deciding test .
LONDON (Reuters) - A courtside entourage including former Argentine soccer great Diego Maradona watched Novak Djokovic open Group A at the ATP World Tour Finals yesterday with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Czech Tomas Berdych .
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) - Seven-times Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong is to compete in a triathlon event in New Zealand after he finishes his competitive cycling career at January’s Tour Down Under in Australia, organisers have said .
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Azhar Ali fell 10 runs short of a maiden test century as Pakistan reached 317 for six at the close on the third day of the second test against South Africa at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium yesterday .
Suriname was the overall winners of the second leg of the Inter-Guiana Games which came to an official close last night .
Persaud, Sukhram retain Guyana Open titles .
Guyana’s junior national basketball team once again suffered a heart wrenching defeat to Suriname in the championship basketball game of the second leg of the Inter Guiana Games at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall last evening .
SYDNEY, (Reuters) - Constant criticism leading up to the Ashes may actually work in Australia’s favour, galvanising an under-pressure team against a more settled England side, former Australian opener Matthew Hayden believes .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - In the conservative Khyber Pakhtunkhawa province of Pakistan, young women is expected to settle down to married life and raising a family .