(BBC) England succumbed to a humiliating four-wicket defeat against South Africa A in their only Twenty20 warm-up match before Friday’s first international .
- rout E’bo for paltry 105 and reach 128-1 at close By Marlon Munroe Essequibo is known as the Cinderella County and after yesterday’s performance it is clear that what Essequibo’s cricket needs is a fairy Godmother to turn around the fortunes of their cricket which has suffered from years of neglect and underdevelopment .
BASSETERRE, St Kitts, CMC – West Indies women wrapped up their Twenty20 International series against England yesterday, when they strolled to a comfortable five-wicket in the second game of the three match series at Warner Park .
MUMBAI, (Reuters) - All-rounder Shane Watson and fast bowler Mitchell Johnson will skip Australia’s final one-day international against India today and head home instead .
Church’s Chicken came onboard for the third consecutive year with the Kashif and Shanghai organization to assist in the running of the 20th Kashif and Shanghai Football Tournament which was recently launched .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Against the backdrop of a bruising impasse which left regional cricket in tatters, West Indies captain Chris Gayle said yesterday uniting the current team would be his main focus as they prepared to meet the mighty Australians .
PHILADELPHIA, (Reuters) - Steve Nash scored 21 points and made 20 assists as the Phoenix Suns continued their fine start to the season with a 119-115 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday .
PARIS, (Reuters) - Marat Safin has come up with an instant remedy to help Andre Agassi clear his conscience after his admission that he lied about using drugs — hand back the millions of dollars he made in prizemoney .
NEW YORK, (Reuters Life!) - Basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar said yesterday that he is battling a rare form of blood cancer but his long-term prognosis is very good .
PARIS, (Reuters) - World number two Rafael Nadal said yesterday tennis was free of doping and repeated his view that the testing procedures were too tough .
-Serena Williams, Sir Garfield Sobers to do coin toss South Africa’s Herschelle Gibbs has become a welcome boost to Suth Africa’s side to contest the CLOBI Cup International Masters Cricket Tournament .
Former Berbice Under-19 player Raid Ali turned an outstanding all round performance to put Edinburgh in total command over Rose Hall Community Centre over the weekend in the Berbice zone of the Guyana Cricket Board’s three day first division competition .
LONDON, England CMC – West Indies batting icon Brian Lara has endorsed Chris Gayle as the choice for West Indies captain and has urged the region to throw its full support behind the embattled Jamaican .
Asks Rawle ToneyThe Beepat Scorpions Basketball Club hosted its annual All-Star Weekend which saw Guyana and senior ballers competing in the Three-Point and Slam Dunk contest and also the All-Star games, held at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall November 7-8 .
The top four teams of the recently-concluded Georgetown Football Association (GFA) organized, Western Union First Division League were awarded for their performances in Western Union’s main branch building yesterday .
Wendell Meusa dethroned defending national chess champion Kriskal Persaud winning the national men’s Closed chess tournament with two rounds to spare .
SYDNEY, Australia, CMC – More players from the Caribbean may get a chance to play domestic Twenty20 cricket in Australia .
British boxer David Haye hopes to have two London title defences in 2010 after becoming new WBA heavyweight champion .
PARIS, (Reuters) - Former world number one Marat Safin, in his final tournament before retiring, squeezed past French qualifier Thierry Ascione 6-4 4-6 7-6 in a Paris Masters first-round match yesterday .
BASSETERRE, St Kitts, CMC – West Indies maintained their stranglehold over England yesterday, beating them by four wickets in the opening Twenty20 International of the three-match series at Warner Park .
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – Exciting teenaged West Indies opener Stefanie Taylor yesterday burst into the top 10 of the ICC One-Day International batting rankings, on the heels of her impressive form in recent weeks .
ABU DHABI, (Reuters) - New Zealand scored a thrilling seven-run triumph over Pakistan to win the one-day series 2-1 despite a valiant last-wicket partnership of 103 between Mohammad Aamer and Saeed Ajmal yesterday .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – West Indies players began arriving here late yesterday as they assemble ahead of their trip to Australia to begin their three-Test tour Down Under .
Andrew Joynauth slammed the first century of the 2009 New Building Society second division limited-overs cricket competition which enabled Shieldstown Number Four to defeat Number Two Village over the week-end .
LONDON, (Reuters) - World and Olympic champions Usain Bolt and Kenenisa Bekele were among five contenders shortlisted for the male Athlete of the Year award yesterday .
MUMBAI, India, CMC – West Indies will have their hands full when they clash with World No .
NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Kevin Durant scored 28 points and Russell Westbrook contributed 17 points and 10 assists as the Oklahoma City Thunder stormed to a 102-74 home victory over the short-handed Orlando Magic on Sunday .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Former England bowler Matthew Hoggard will take over as Leicestershire captain after signing a three-year contract with the side following his release by Yorkshire last month .
It was day filled with non-stop, pulsating racing at the South Dakota Circuit when the Guyana Motor Racing and Sports Club (GMR&SC) played host to the Caribbean Motor Racing Championships (CMRC) yesterday .
Junior cycling champion Geron Williams won the third annual Ride for Life five-stage race in record time and pocketed $200,000 when the last stage ended yesterday on Homestretch Avenue .
Some 32 teams will compete in this year’s Mayor’s Cup seven-a-side football competition which gets cracking tonight at the Banks DIH Limited Thirst Park ground with several matches .
Teenage golfer Joaan Deo continued her fairytale season when she won last Saturday’s MACORP sponsored Medal Play Golf Tournament at the Lusignan Course .
BENONI, South Africa, (Reuters) - South Africa were forced to toil hard ahead of their limited overs series against England yesterday before overcoming Zimbabwe by 45 runs in a one-day international .
GUWAHATI, India, (Reuters) - Left-arm seamer Doug Bollinger grabbed five for 35 to set up Australia’s six-wicket victory over India in the sixth one-dayer yesterday for an unassailable 4-2 lead in the seven-match series .
EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey, (Reuters) - The Boston Celtics bounced back from their first loss of the season to record an 86-76 victory over the winless New Jersey Nets on Saturday .
ARCADIA, California, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Zenyatta scored the biggest victory of her illustrious career Saturday by coming from last to first to win the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic .
Come Sunday the Rising Sun Turf Club of West Coast Berbice in collaboration with the Lions Cub of Durban Park and the Central Demerara Lions Club will stage a grand one-day horse race meet and $2 .