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Persaud guides GNIC to comprehensive win over TSC

Joshua Persaud’s century was enough to take GNIC to the semi-finals of the GCA Brainstreet under-15 League.

A blistering century by Joshua Persaud guided Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) to a comprehensive victory over Transport Sports Club in the Georgetown Cricket Association/Brainstreet Under-15 League title yesterday, at the GNIC ground, Woolford Avenue.

J/ca champs after match ends in tame draw

The victorious Jamaica side. (Photo courtesy of WICB media)

-Blackwood, Ambris score breakthrough hundreds GROS-ISLET, St. Lucia, CMC – Two promising batsmen, Jermaine Blackwood and Sunil Ambris, featured prominently with breakthrough hundreds before Jamaica claimed the Headley/Weekes Trophy with a tame draw against Windward Islands in the Final yesterday here.

Heat through to next round

-Atlanta stun Pacers with three point barrage (The Sports Xchange) -The Atlanta Hawks made a franchise-best 15 3-pointers as they moved within one win of stunning the top-seeded Indiana Pacers 107-97 in their first-round Eastern Conference playoff series.

Gatlin wants to run fast time in J/ca

Justin Gatlin

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC-Top American sprinter, Justin Gatlin, says he is aiming to run a faster time when he competes in the 100 metres at the IAAF World Challenge Jamaica International Invitational on Saturday.

Angelic performance!

TRUE ANGELS! The victorious Trophy Stall Angels team and supporters which defeated Mike’s Wellwoman to win the female competition of the GFSCA three category tournament which ended on Saturday night at the DCC ground, Queenstown.

-Trophy Stall Angels defeat Mike’s Wellwoman; Regal bites Wolf Warriors Skipper June Ogle-Thomas played a captain’s knock on Saturday to steer her side Trophy Stall Angels to an eight wicket win over Mike’s Wellwoman in the female final of the Guyana Floodlights Softball Cricket Association, Trophy Stall sponsored three category competition at the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) ground, Queenstown.