Chanderpaul, Campbell cop NSC top awards

-Stabroek Sports’ Campbell, Charles too win awards

Emmerson Campbell

West Indies cricketers, Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Shemaine Campbell were voted the National Sports Commission’s (NSC) sportsman and sportswoman of the year (2013) when the selection panel voted in their favour yesterday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.

South Africa put Australia to the sword

JP Duminy

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, (Reuters) – JP Duminy, AB de Villiers, Wayne Parnell and Vernon Philander put South Africa on top as the hosts reduced Australia to 112 for four on the second day of the second test at St George’s Park yesterday.

Khalil survives scare but reaches semis

Defending champion Jason Ray Khalil survived a scare in his quarterfinal encounter of the 2014 Bounty Farm Mash Handicap Tournament organised by the Guyana Squash Association (GSA) in collaboration with its number one corporate sponsor Digicel Guyana.

Windies beat Ireland to draw the series

KINGSTON, Jamaica,  CMC- A herculean face saving effort put history on hold allowing West Indies to pull off an 11 run victory over persistent Ireland and draw the two match T20 international series at Sabina Park here today.

UG Wolves upset Yamaha Caribs

…in GDF rugby

The winners pose with their hardware following Wednesday’s tournament at the GDF ground. (Orlando Charles photo)

Under the floodlights of the GDF ground on Wednesday, the UG Wolves howled to a 26-14 upset victory over the star-studded Yamaha Caribs to lift the GDF’s 48th anniversary 7’s rugby trophy.