Several clubs in Berbice have benefitted from a donation of a quantity of cricket equipment distributed by the Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) and Cellink recently at the BCB office, New Amsterdam, Berbice .
DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - India staged a great comeback from their innings defeat at Centurion to beat South Africa by 87 runs on the fourth day of the second test at Kingsmead yesterday .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Mike Gatting urged England to be merciless in their pursuit of long-term success after he passed on a 24-year-old honour to Andrew Strauss yesterday .
DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - The International Cricket Council should take responsibility for implementing the umpire review system itself and remove the right of test teams to opt out, South Africa captain Graeme Smith said yesterday .
Regional T20 champions Guyana were brought down to earth last night as a group of determined cricketers who had a point to prove defeated them by eight wickets in the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) T20 Cricket Festival at Guaracara Park in Pointe-a-Pierre .
An undefeated 75 from Man-of-the-Match Darren Bravo helped Trinidad and Tobago to an emphatic 78-run win over the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) Academy Under-23 XI in the first match of the TTCB Twenty20 Festival at Guaracara Park, Pointe-a-Pierre yesterday .
Sabrina Princess won the feature event while Super Cat got the better of Wicked Intentions as the Kennard Memorial Turf Club staged its Boxing Day horse race meet on Sunday .
The Guyana Volleyball Federation’s (GVF) first Volleyball tournament for 2011 will serve off on January 9 in Berbice, according to President of the GVF Lennox Shuffler .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - England retained the Ashes in Australia for the first time in 24 years when they won the fourth test by an innings and 157 runs .
Pele and Sunburst Camptown Football Clubs filled the last two semifinal spots of the 21st Kashif and Shanghai tournament Monday night when they defeated their opponents in the quarterfinals at the Guyana National Stadium .
It’s down to the final four teams in the 2010/2011 Kashif and Shanghai football tournament and, with the defending champions out of the race; a new champion will be crowned .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Manchester United extended their unbeaten Premier League run to 18 games and regained top spot yesterday but there were no celebrations after they gave away another late goal in a 1-1 draw at Birmingham City .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - England’s bowling attack continued to maintain a stranglehold on Australia’s batsmen in the fourth test yesterday, putting the visitors on the brink of a first successful Ashes tour triumph in 24 years .
DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - South Africa, chasing 303 to win the second test and the series against India, slipped to 111 for three when bad light ended play an hour after tea on day three at Kingsmead yesterday .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo says his decision not to play for Trinidad and Tobago in next month’s Caribbean Twenty20 Championship had been difficult one .
OKLAHOMA CITY, (Reuters) - The streaking Dallas Mavericks overcame an injury to nine-time All-Star Dirk Nowitzki to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-93 on Monday and maintain their impressive record on the road .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) wants government here to examine the possibility of creating a lottery to fund sporting entities .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago are eyeing a live-in camp in Venezuela as they beef up their preparations for the final round CONCACAF qualifiers for next year’s FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Mexico .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Guyana will face a tough clash when they do battle in next month’s Group E qualifiers for the CONCACAF Under-20 Championship .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – West Indies A batsman Jonathan Carter produced a strong all-round performance to fire Barbados to a six-wicket win over Combined Campuses and Colleges with an over to spare in a Twenty20 warm-up game here yesterday .
NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Milwaukee Bucks point guard Earl Boykins has been suspended for one game without pay for making intentional contact with a game official, the NBA said yesterday .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Cricket authorities here have given batting legend Brian Lara an opening invitation to play the Twenty20 format for the national side .
Reigning Caribbean Twenty-20 champions Guyana begin a three-match campaign in Trinidad’s Cricket Festival T20 series today at Guaracara Park, Pointe-a-Pierre, and, according to team coach, Ravindranauth Seeram, the team is “about fully fit and ready to go .
Guyana’s cricketers led by Ramnaresh Sarwan are anxious to underline their claim for back-to-back titles in the regional T20 Championships with victory over Trinidad and Tobago in a four-team warm-up competition which gets underway today at Guaracara Park in Pointe-a-Pierre .
-Grenada national player Kithson Bain slams home a double against Netrockers as Alpha United rushes into semi-final round with 5-1 rompBakewell Topp XX and Alpha ‘The Hammer’ United scored contrasting wins on Boxing Night to reach the semifinal round of the 21st Kashif and Shanghai football tournament .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - England’s Jonathan Trott overcame a painful blow to the knee to strike a brave century as he and Matt Prior savaged Australia’s attack late yesterday to put the tourists in a strong position to retain the Ashes .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Australia captain Ricky Ponting was fined 40 percent of his match fee after his frustration over a TV referral decision boiled over into an ugly row with umpire Aleem Dar on the second day of the fourth Ashes test yesterday .
DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - India ended an extraordinary second day of the second test against South Africa with a 166-run lead after 18 wickets fell at Kingsmead yesterday .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistan added injury-blighted paceman Sohail Tanvir to their squad in New Zealand yesterday, just two weeks after he was ruled out of the trip with a knee problem .
AUCKLAND, (Reuters) - Pace bowler Tim Southee ripped through Pakistan’s batting order before opener Martin Guptill smashed a quick-fire half century to help New Zealand to a five-wicket win over Pakistan in the first Twenty20 international on Sunday .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Newly appointed Jamaica coach Gus Logie says he is preparing his side for any eventuality as they intensify their preparations for next month’s Caribbean Twenty20 Championships .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Chelsea’s worrying slump turned into a full-blown crisis when the Premier League champions were comfortably beaten 3-1 by Arsenal at The Emirates yesterday .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - The Miami Heat gave their fans some Christmas cheer with a dominating 96-80 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday .
SYDNEY, (Reuters) - “Humiliation of a century”, “Pathetic Aussies hit Ashes low”, “Ponting’s men humiliated” — local newspapers pulled no punches after what one described as Australia’s “worst cricketing day for 100 years” .
SAN ANTONIO, Texas, (Reuters) - Tony Parker scored 20 points and made 14 assists to help the San Antonio Spurs rebound from their worst loss of the season with a 94-80 victory over the Washington Wizards on Sunday .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Despite Trinidad and Tobago’s Digicel Caribbean Cup failure, the T&T Football Federation’s technical adviser Keith Look Loy believes the country still made good progress during the year .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – The Jamaica Cricket Association plans to follow Barbados’ lead in offering retainer contracts to their players but says ailing finances will prevent them from doing so in the short term .