DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - Centurion Alastair Cook paid tribute yesterday to the services of batting coach Graham Gooch after his 118 put England in control of the second test against South Africa at Kingsmead .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Chelsea scrambled a 2-1 home win over west London rivals Fulham yesterday as two goals in two minutes saved them from what was looking like a first home defeat for more than a year .
MILAN, (Reuters) - David Beckham attracted crowds to AC Milan’s training complex yesterday after landing in Italy for the start of his second stint at the Serie A club and being immediately put through his paces .
HAMILTON, Bermuda, CMC —Trinidad and Tobago’s Under-23s opened their three-match tour in emphatic style, crushing their Bermuda counterparts 5-2 in an entertaining match at the National Sports Centre yesterday .
(BBC) Lancashire have signed Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara as their overseas player for the 2010 season .
(BBC) Shane Watson notched his second half century as Australia extended their lead to 307 on day three of the first Test against Pakistan in Melbourne yesterday .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Justin Guillen was among five batsmen stroking half-centuries on the opening day of the Gerry Gomez North/South Classic on Sunday .
CLEVELAND, (Reuters) - LeBron James sparked a game-deciding third quarter run as the Cleveland Cavaliers crushed the Houston Rockets 108-83 for their fourth consecutive win on Sunday .
- Kashif and Shanghai semi-final action tonight As the race for football’s `Holy Grail’ nears its climax the Guyana National Stadium at Providence will take centre stage with tonight’s semi-finals of the 20th Kashif and Shanghai Football tournament .
- Western Tigers eliminate Linden’s last hope Topp XXAlpha ‘The Hammer’ United and BK International Western Tigers booked the last two semi-final spots in the 20th Anniversary Kashif and Shanghai Tournament after defeating their opponents in the quarter-final round on Saturday night .
By Orin Davidson Christmas brings much goodwill, but the endless stream of plaudits being showered on the West Indies team after their losing Test tour of Australia is becoming grossly overdone .
Speech given by Christopher Ram at the presentation ceremony of the Banks Tropical Mist Tennis Tournament
It is just over two months since the election of a new executive for the Guyana Lawn Tennis Association, with me almost thoughtlessly accepting responsibility for its leadership .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – West Indies Under-19 coach Andre Coley believes the desire for unprecedented success should be a huge motivation for his side heading to next month’s ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup in New Zealand .
(Fightnews) It appears the Floyd Mayweather Camp is open to a compromise on their demands on blood testing .
INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, (Reuters) - The Atlanta Hawks finished their four-game road trip with a comfortable 110-98 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday .
HAVANA, Cuba, CMC – Colossal Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt has topped Argentina’s football superstar Lionel Messi in the poll for the best Latin American and Caribbean male athlete in 2009, the Cuba-based news agency Prensa Latina has reported .
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) - The fifth and final one-day international between Sri Lanka and India was abandoned after 23 .
DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - Andrew Strauss scored a combative half-century as England reached 103 for one when bad light ended play on the second day of the second test against South Africa at Kingsmead yesterday .
(BBC) Nathan Hauritz starred as Australia dominated on day two of the first Test in Melbourne to leave Pakistan struggling to avoid the follow-on .
By Rawle Toney Defending champions Pele came from behind to inflict a painful 2-1 win over the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) in the second game of the Kashif and Shanghai Christmas Day double header at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence .
President of the Guyana Lawn Tennis Association (GLTA), Christopher Ram, has outlined a 10-point plan while calling for government support in an effort to move the sport forward .
By Marlon MunroeFor the past year, Vishal ‘Cheesy’ Singh and Rajendra ‘Rahul’ Chandrika have been doing what they know best - making runs at all levels of Guyana’s cricket .
The Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) will tonight play host to a night of reflection and remembrance in honor of Colin Wiltshire, the former British Guiana opening batsman who died last week .
Pink balls, playing at nights under lights and, according to chief executive, Ernest Hilaire, “a cricket festival atmosphere .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – West Indies Cricket Board chief executive, Ernest Hilaire has chided players union president, Dinanath Ramnarine over his public criticism of the shortened regional first class season, and says the Board had taken a financially prudent decision in cutting back on the number of matches in next year’s championship .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Roberto Mancini marked his first game in charge of Premier League side Manchester City with a 2-0 home win over Stoke City yesterday .
(BBC) Australia’s openers both narrowly missed out on centuries but gave their side a strong start in the first Test against Pakistan in Melbourne yesterday .
The Queensland Bulls state team has its eyes on Barbados and West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach for Australia’s Twenty20 ‘Big Bash’ tournament in the 2010-11 season .
DURBAN, South Africa, (Reuters) - England ran out South Africa captain Graeme Smith among a burst of three quick wickets to reduce the hosts to 175 for five on the first day of the second test yesterday .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC- Several cricket administrators in the Twin Island Republic said their main New Year wish is to see the continued resurgence of the West Indies team and the decline in the conflict between the region’s major stakeholders .
CHENNAI, (Reuters) - India’s master batsman Sachin Tendulkar has opted out of next month’s triangular one-day series against Sri Lanka and Bangladesh to save himself for the upcoming test series against Bangladesh .
MANILA, (Reuters) - Manny Pacquiao plans to sue Floyd Mayweather, the American’s father and Golden Boy Promotions in the next few days following a row over doping procedures, the Filipino world champion said in a statement on Friday .
LONDON, England, CMC- Trinidadian international Rickey Shakes scored the winner for Ebbsfleet United in a close encounter but there was no such glory for Jamaican striker Deon Burton who was sent off as nine-man Charlton snatched a late draw on Saturday .
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Cleveland Cavaliers crushed the Los Angeles Lakers 102-87 in Friday’s Christmas Day showdown between two of the NBA’s top teams .
-Kashif and Shanghai Christmas Day treat for football lovers Many football pundits believes that the winners of tonight’s clash could easily go on to take the title of this year’s Kashif and Shanghai Football tournament when action resumes with a Christmas Day treat at the Guyana National Stadium .
Like a modern day Santa Claus Roger Alphonso visited New Amsterdam earlier this year with gifts of hope for a better township, to resuscitate primary and secondary school football and to reward a championship-winning football team .
Sixteen year old cyclist Neil Reece, the country’s tope juvenile cyclist, has been rewarded for his outstanding performances at this year’s national five stage cycling event held last month .