PHOENIX, (Reuters) - The Phoenix Suns turned up the heat in the Western Conference finals by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 118-109 in Game Three on Sunday .
Ashton Bovell showed that skill rather than size is what counts as he dominated the male six-to-eight-years-old category in both the kata and kumite competitions when the Guyana Karate Federation (GKF) held its 2010 National Junior Karate Championships at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall last weekend .
NORTH SOUND, Antigua, (Reuters) - The final one-day international and the first test between West Indies and South Africa next month could be moved from Kingston to another Caribbean island due to violence in the Jamaican capital .
NORTH SOUND, Antigua (Reuters) - South Africa overcame a sizzling late innings blitz by Darren Sammy to take a 2-0 lead in the one-day international series against the West Indies today .
-says FIFA’s KonstinBy Floyd ChristieThe participants of the recently concluded International Football Federation (FIFA) Futsal coaching course were yesterday presented with tokens and certificates of participation at the Transport Sports Club .
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LAUDERHILL, Florida, (Reuters) - With the smell of Jamaican jerk chicken and Indian biryani wafting through stands, New Zealand beat Sri Lanka by 28 runs in the first official international between two test playing nations in the United States .
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, CMC – South Africa’s authorities dispatched its procurement officer to the Caribbean on Friday to ensure the Proteas had a replacement playing kit ahead of the One-day International series with West Indies, which started on Saturday in Antigua .
PARIS, (Reuters) - The sun beat down from a cloudless Parisian sky yesterday as the French Open began with a sultry Venus Williams raising the on-court temperature and French favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga almost getting caught cold .
SHANGHAI, China, CMC – Usain Bolt marked his debut in the IAAF Diamond League yesterday, with another comfortable victory in the men’s 200 metres at the Olympic Football Stadium here .
BOSTON, (Reuters) - The Boston Celtics tightened their grip on the Eastern Conference finals with a crushing 94-71 win over the Orlando Magic on Saturday .
NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC – West Indies will seek to break the stride of South Africa in the second One-day International today at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground .
Our Opinion It’s difficult not to get fed up with the West Indies cricket team these days .
SAVAR, Bangladesh, CMC – Brendan Nash warmed-up for higher intensity battles, and Chadwick Walton enhanced his reputation with important half-centuries that drew West Indies-A out of a tailspin against Bangladesh-A in their second and final “unofficial” Test yesterday .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Former world champion Lewis Hamilton has been charged with ‘intentional loss of control of a motor vehicle’ after performing a stunt in his Mercedes road car on a public street at the Australian Grand Prix in March .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Twenty20 World Cup winning captain Paul Collingwood and bowler Stuart Broad will miss England’s test series with Bangladesh starting at Lord’s on Thursday, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said .
NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban has been fined $100,000 for violating the NBA’s anti-tampering rules over comments he made about Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James, the league said on Saturday .
One of Georgetown’s top football clubs Fruta Conquerors on Friday received over a million dollars in gear from the Guyana Beverage Company (GBC) .
SHANGHAI, China, CMC – Jamaican sprint wonder Usain Bolt will make his long-awaited debut in the IAAF Diamond League here today, headlining a star-studded cast that will take centre stage at the Golden Grand Prix .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Struggling West Indies continued their wretched slump with a comprehensive 66-run defeat to South Africa in the opening One-Day International of the five-match series here yesterday .
Acclaim for the World Twenty20 championship has echoed from every quarter .
Taylor Fernandes captured her first national squash title when she defeated Larissa Wiltshire 3-2 to win the girls’ under 13 category as the Woodpecker Products sponsored national junior championships ended last Sunday .
After 10 years blocked from West Indies selection mainly by a suspect action, Shane Shillingford has come into the reckoning for the current home series against South Africa .
Guyana’s bantamweight champion and multiple holder of international boxing titles Leon ‘Hurry Up” Moore has leapt to number three in the world ratings .
Scores of young karatekas are expected to converge today at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall for the 2010 National Independence Youth Week Junior Karate Championships which gets underway from 11am .
MADRID, (Reuters) - Inter Milan reached the summit of European soccer for the first time in 45 years when Diego Milito scored two superb goals to give them a 2-0 win over Bayern Munich in the Champions League final yesterday .
- Games to clash with CAC JuniorsBy Tamica Garnett Following its postponement because of general elections, the Hampton International Games will now be held from July 2 – 4 at the Hasley Crawford Stadium, Trinidad and Tobago .
LAUDERHILL, Florida, CMC – Batsman Marlon Samuels struck a half-century and grabbed two wickets to help fire Jamaica to a solid 47-run victory over United States in their Twenty20 game here yesterday .
Guyana’s international track star Marian Burnett has, again, run herself into the history books by being part of the seventh known, all-time photo-finish of an international middle distance or greater race .
By Tamica GarnettGeneral Secretary of the Guyana Table Tennis Association (GTTA) Godfrey Munroe and Mayfield Taylor-Trim, Counsel Member of the Athletics Association of Guyana (AAG) along with Dr Karen Pilgrim are the officials who will accompany Guyana’s four member team to the inaugural World Youth Championships in Singapore later this year .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Hard-hitting West Indies batsman Kieron Pollard has been slapped with a fine for his run-in with South African fast bowler Dale Steyn during the second Twenty20 International here Thursday .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – West Indies will seek a drastic turnaround in fortunes when they face South Africa in the opening One-Day International of the five-match series here today .
A team of amateur boxers from St Lucia is expected here for a Goodwill tour of Guyana sometime later this year .
Winners of the Trophy Stall Doubles Tennis Tournament were yesterday presented with their trophies when the Guyana Lawn Tennis Association (GLTA) held the presentation ceremony in the Cambo Room of the Georgetown Sports Club .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Batsman Travis Dowlin and off-spinner Shane Shillingford have been omitted from a 14-man West Indies A squad for next month’s tour of England and Ireland, prompting speculation they will be part of the selection shakeup for the three-Test series against South Africa .