The Guyana Beverage Company Incorporated and manufacturer of the Busta soda on Thursday put $1.5M into the 9th edition of the Essequibo Cricket Board’s (ECB) 50 overs-a-side cricket festival knock-out tournament set for December 13-15.
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, CMC — Group champions Afghanistan and Ireland will meet in today’s final of the ICC World Cup Twenty20 qualifying tournament here after cruising through their semi-finals.
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Overnight leader Adam Scott battled through the Sydney wind and rain for a mixed bag of a round of two-under-par 70 to take a two-stroke lead over Rory McIlroy at the halfway stage of the Australian Open yesterday.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Australia seamer Peter Siddle sympathises with England batsman Jonathan Trott, who left the Ashes tour to deal with a stress-related illness, but said his team’s focus was squarely on winning and that they would not be dialling down the intensity.
(Jamaica Gleaner) CHASE Fund chief executive officer, Wilford ‘Billy’ Heaven, was elected president of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) in a landslide victory over outgoing vice-president Milton Henry at the Jamaica Conference Centre in downtown Kingston yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Ryan Giggs was the first graduate of the so-called ‘Class of ‘92’ to make his mark at Manchester United and on the day he turns 40, he is preparing for the weekend the same way he has for most of his life.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Australia paceman James Pattinson will make a tentative return to competitive cricket when he lines up for Melbourne club Dandenong this weekend, raising his hopes of taking part in the Ashes after being sidelined with a back injury.
Queen Street-Tiger Bay defeated Albouystown-A 2-0 in a group-H grudge match when action in the Guinness Greatest of the Streets Georgetown Zone continued on Thursday at the National Cultural Centre Tarmac on Hadfield Street and Mandela Avenue.
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC- Jamaica’s Under-19 boys beach volleyball pair of Rojey Hutchinson and Shavar Bryan have qualified for the 2014 Youth Olympic Games after beating their Barbadian opponents in straight sets on Thursday.