(Reuters) – Jason Day and Ernie Els advanced with relative ease while American Rickie Fowler and Frenchman Victor Dubuisson had to fight hard to reach the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship semi-finals in Marana, Arizona yesterday.
The Guyana national cricket team’s warm up match against the Rest XI yesterday ended in a draw.
The national side, resuming their second innings on yesterday’s final day with the score 257 for 4, went on to score 294 for 9 setting a target of 297 for the Rest XI.
Talent spotting by the Guyana Baseball league and E-Networks Inc. in an effort to realize their reality television show is underway and yesterday baseball scout Justin Prinstein was at Liliendaal talent spotting.
PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, (Reuters) – Hashim Amla’s blistering stroke-play and Morne Morkel’s fearsome bowling put South Africa in control of the second test against Australia as they closed the third day on 192 for four yesterday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Opener Chris Gayle will miss West Indies’ One-Day International against Ireland at Sabina Park today.
Gayle, who has been recovering from a hamstring injury which sidelined him for the tours of India and New Zealand, played in the opening Twenty20 match against the Irish on Wednesday but was left out of the second and final match on Friday.
LINCOLN, New Zealand, CMC – West Indies women cricket team suffered a nine-wicket defeat against New Zealand in the opening match of the One Day International (ODI) series at Bert Sutcliffe Oval yesterday.
(The Sports Xchange) – – Rookie guard Victor Oladipo scored 30 points, made a career-high 14 assists and pulled down nine rebounds to lead the Orlando Magic to a 129-121 double-overtime victory over the New York Knicks.
PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, (Reuters) – Hashim Amla’s blistering stroke-play and Morne Morkel’s fearsome bowling put South Africa in control of the second teat against Australia as they closed the third day on 192 for four today.
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 yesterday.
Opener Assad Fudadin’s unbeaten century backed up by Captain Leon Johnson’s 46 gave the national team the upper hand over the Rest XI yesterday on the third day of the four-day practice match at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence ground.
-Stabroek Sports’ Campbell, Charles too win awards
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.