Alec Melville and Nyron Joseph secured group-A victories over Larissa and Akeila Wiltshire respectively when the Kraft Toucan Industries junior Skill Level tournament continued at the Georgetown Club on Friday.
Plaisance Guardians got their Georgetown Amateur Basketball Association (GABA) ‘King of the Hard Court’ Championship off to the perfect start, defeating Eagles 79-56 in their Open Divisional showdown on Friday at the Burnham Court.
ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, CMC – Opener Kraigg Brathwaite fashioned an outstanding, unbeaten hundred that headlined strong West Indies resistance, shackled England’s zeal and set up a riveting final day of the second Test today.
MUMBAI, India, CMC – Embattled West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine has been reported yet again for having a suspected illegal bowling action, further tossing the limited overs superstar’s career into deeper turmoil.
—GCB Raj Singh Insurance Brokers One-Day U19 final
Defending Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Under-19 limited overs champions Demerara will look to retain their title when they lock horns with the young but dangerous National U17 XI in today’s final of the 2015 Raj Singh Insurance Brokers-sponsored tourney.
——Mayweather says he a target because he’s rich among other things
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – While world champion boxer Floyd Mayweather prepares for his May 2 bout against Manny Pacquiao, women’s advocates believe his history of domestic violence is merely a footnote to the biggest fight in years.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Champion Wladimir Klitschko and challenger Bryant Jennings each had a special guest at yesterday’s weigh-in for their heavyweight title clash, with former champions Vitali Klitschko and Lennox Lewis on hand.
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) – Next week’s fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao is expected to be the most lucrative ever in boxing but that does not necessarily make it the biggest of all time, veteran promoter Bob Arum told Reuters.
(The Sports Xchange) – Derrick Rose scored 34 points, Jimmy Butler had 24 and the Chicago Bulls beat Milwaukee 113-106 in double overtime to take a commanding 3-0 lead in their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series.
ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, CMC – Century-maker Kraigg Brathwaite has warned that West Indies are not yet out of the woods, and that it will take a significant effort today’s final day to avoid defeat in the second Test against England.
AHMEDABAD, India, CMC – West Indies opener Chris Gayle failed to convert another start but his fireworks were not missed as Royal Challengers Bangalore strolled to an uncomplicated nine-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League here yesterday.