The Ministry of Education (MoE) and the Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) on Wednesday began assessing the level of success attained at this year’s National Schools Championships held two weeks ago .
-six other clubs also lend supportThe pre-Kashif & Shanghai tournament drama took another twist yesterday when president of Alpha United Football Club Odinga Lumumba said that his club will not be participating unless there are better monetary rewards for the teams and players .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Guyanese all-rounder June Ogle-Thomas is the only newcomer in a 14-member West Indies women’s squad named for next January’s tour of India .
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – Embattled West Indies could make a significant jump in the ICC Test Championship if they manage to pull off a series win over Sri Lanka on the current tour there .
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For the fifth consecutive year Giftland OfficeMax will by supporting the annual Kashif and Shanghai football extravaganza which kicks off next month .
Executive members of the Guyana Chess Federation (GCF) have acknowledged that no formal correspondence was given to national chess champion Wendell Meusa notifying him of the commencement of a six-month suspension order against him .
BRISBANE (Reuters) - Michael Clarke was declared fit on yesterday to play in the first bout of what promises to be a titanic Ashes tussle as Australia finally caught a break on the eve of the start of the five-test series against England .
ATHENS (Reuters) - Pedro Rodriguez scored in each half as Barcelona strolled into the Champions League last 16 as Group D winners with a 3-0 victory over Panathinaikos yesterday .
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq shared a top-class rearguard partnership with Azhar Alias to help salvage a draw against South Africa in the second test as the series ended in stalemate yesterday .
RALEIGH, North Carolina (Reuters) - The Diamond Leagues series hopes to increase its popularity by creating a new award for the top male and female athletes each season, a senior athletics official said yesterday .
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka, CMC – West Indies saw Sri Lanka seize the balance of power in the second Test yesterday, following Kumar Sangakkara’s 24th Test hundred before rain again interrupted the two sides .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - Shannon Brown scored 21 points with hot shooting off the bench to spark the Los Angeles Lakers to a 98-91 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Tuesday .
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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 .
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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 .