Retrieve Raiders and Victory Valley Royals clinched their berths in the semi-final round in the Linden Amateur Basketball Association (LABA) u-23 tournament, downing Bankers Trust Falcons and Block 22 Flames respectively on Wednesday.
Alpha United Head Coach Wayne Dover said while he anticipates a very competitive Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Elite League, the expectation and objective for his charges is to emerge successful at conclusion of the tournament.
KOHLER, Wisconsin, (Reuters) – Dustin Johnson, so often the nearly man in recent majors, took advantage of relatively calm early conditions to seize a one-shot lead in the opening round of the 97th PGA Championship yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Justin Gatlin will run for the United States in Beijing but to much of the athletics world he might as well appear in a vest bearing a giant syringe such is his position as the tangible manifestation of the sport’s wretched doping past.
GALLE, Sri Lanka, (Reuters) – Centuries by opener Shikhar Dhawan and skipper Virat Kohli earned India a handy first innings lead before their spinners dismissed both the Sri Lankan openers to put the tourists on top of the first test at Galle yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – FIFA delivered what amounted to a rebuke to Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho yesterday amid reports that he has banned the club’s first team doctor Eva Carneiro following her treatment of an injured player in a Premier League match.
BERLIN, (Reuters) – Doping cases in athletics need to be dealt with quicker and cheats punished with tougher sanctions, IAAF vice president Sergey Bubka said yesterday with his sport confronted by allegations of hundreds of suspicious past tests.
ZURICH, (Reuters) – Former Trinidad and Tobago international midfielder David Nakhid is the latest to say he will stand in February’s election to replace the outgoing Sepp Blatter as president of FIFA.