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.
-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.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – The National Basketball Association yesterday banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the game for life for racist comments that outraged players, fans and the U.S.
Alfred Mentore who was recently reelected president of the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) is vowing to continue the hard work in a bid to groom and churn out the country’s future top players even as he attempts to turn the club into Guyana’s premier sporting facility.
KARACHI, (Reuters) – Pakistan players will be fined and face being dropped from the team if they do not meet required fitness standards in new plans designed by the national selection committee to prepare for the 2015 World Cup.
-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.
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.
MUNICH, (Reuters) – Real Madrid’s world record signing Gareth Bale looked forward to his first Champions League final after a 4-0 thrashing of holders Bayern Munich yesterday and said it was exactly why he wanted to join the Spanish side.
KARACHI, (Reuters) – The Pakistan Cricket Board will review the life ban for match fixing imposed on the country’s former captain Saleem Malik on the recommendation of a judicial inquiry commission, PCB chairman Najam Sethi said yesterday.
(Reuters) – The basketball world was united in their support for NBA Commissioner Adam Silver following his decision to ban Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life and fine him $2.5 million for racist comments.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – The National Basketball Association today banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the game for life and fined him $2.5 million for racist comments that outraged everyone from players, to fans, coaches and the U.S.
-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.