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One-year-old filly sold for record fee

(Reuters) – A one-year-old filly has been sold at auction for a world record 5.25 million pounds ($8.36 million). The unnamed filly is the daughter of Galileo, the world’s most sought-after stallion who also sired Frankel, who claimed a perfect winning record in 14 races.

Bangladesh bounces back!

- Levels seven match series with 63-run win

Guyana’s Shimron Hetemeyer hits a massive six during his cameo.

Half-centuries from Man-of-the-match Jashim Uddin and Mossadek Hossain Saikat, reinforced by Javed Ferdous Rahuttul’s five-wicket haul, powered Bangladesh to a 63-run win over the West Indies, levelling the seven-match One Day International Under-19 series 1-1, at the Georgetown Cricket Club’s Bourda ground, yesterday.

Kashif and Shanghai Court action threat without merit

-Says GFA president Vernon Burnett

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President of the Georgetown Football Association (GFA) Vernon Burnett said yesterday that the recent threat of Court action by the Kashif and Shanghai Organization against the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) if the 24th edition of their event is run parallel with the GFA competition simply has no merit.

Goodluck wins Recorded Shoot

- as riflemen prepare for national championships

Ransford Goodluck

The nation’s leading rifle shooters resumed training over the weekend ahead of the national senior and junior championships next month at the Timehri rifle ranges.

‘NA United a surprise package’

- says Coach Lennox Adams

New Amsterdam (NA) United coach Lennox Adams says that to be afforded the opportunity to compete in the inaugural Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Premier League is a great experience and a privilege.