HYDERABAD, India, (Reuters Life!) - Indian police yesterday seized the passport of the Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik — soon to wed Indian tennis player Sania Mirza — and questioned him in connection with allegations that he already has a wife, officers said .
Guyana’s first ever Carifta swimming medallist Jessica Stephenson reproduced her 2008 performance to snatch a gold medal in the 200m breaststroke event on Saturday the first day of the 2010 Carifta Swimming Championships in Jamaica .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – In an amazing finish to the West Indies Under-15 Champion-ship yesterday, Trinidad and Tobago lifted the title after hammering the previously undefeated Guyana by 81 runs .
The New Line Cavaliers cricketers yesterday hoisted the winning trophy at the end of the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) competition held at the DCC ground, Queens-town .
Defending 1500m Carifta Games champion Jevina Straker made it back-to-back title win when she romped to victory in this year’s event at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex, Cayman Islands on Saturday .
By Marlon MunroeNational Coach Wincel Thomas is of the belief that many local amateur boxers lack the fundamentals of boxing to beat the Cubans and Russians .
Guyana `s Under-15 girls team suffered mixed fortunes as the Caribbean Junior Table tennis Championships continued yesterday in Puerto Rico .
Tony Simon pedalled his way to a convincing victory yesterday around the outer circuit of the National Park when the Guyana Cycling Federation (GCF) held its `Easter Special` cycling event .
SEPANG, Malaysia, (Reuters) - Sebastian Vettel giggled and admitted he had sipped too much champagne when he addressed the media after storming to victory at the Malaysian Grand Prix yesterday .
(BBC) Former England fast bowler Sir Alec Bedser has died at the age of 91 .
ST CATHERINE, Jamaica, CMC – Paul Stirling, Niall O’Brien and Alex Cusack scored half centuries for Ireland as Jamaica toiled for the entire second day of their three-day Jamaica Cricket Association Festival match at Chedwin Park yesterday .
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, CMC – Trinidadian Jehue Gordon delivered as promised, smashing his own 400 metres hurdles record to convincingly win the event at the 39th CARIFTA Games here last night .
(Kings XI Punjab 204 for 2 (Jayawardene 110*) beat Kolkata Knight Riders 200 for 3 (Gayle 88) by eight wickets) There were two captivating innings of contrasting styles on show at the Eden Gardens and, eventually, it was the precision of Mahela Jayawardene’s graceful strokes that helped Kings XI Punjab overcome the challenge set by Chris Gayle’s exhibition of bottom-handed power-hitting .
RANCHO MIRAGE, California, (Reuters) - The Tiger Woods circus rolls into Georgia amid much hype and speculation for next week’s U .
(Delhi Daredevils 184 for 5 (Collingwood 75*, Sehwag 35, Appanna 2-24) beat Royal Challengers Bangalore 147 for 9 (Kallis 54, Sangwan 3-22, Mishra 3-32) by 37 runs) (Cricinfo) Paul Collingwood outshone a glittering batting line-up to give Delhi Daredevils a big total, which their bowlers defended comfortably despite a late assault from Ross Taylor, who tried to sweep Bangalore to victory yesterday .
LAS VEGAS, (Reuters) - Bernard Hopkins won a unanimous decision against fellow American Roy Jones Jr .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Guyana installed themselves as the favourites to capture the West Indies Under-15 Championship when they beat Barbados in the penultimate fourth round yesterday .
The Port Mourant Turf Club (PMTC) horse race meet is on today at the club’s track at Corentyne .
(Chennai Super Kings 246 for 5 (Vijay 127, Morkel 62) beat Rajasthan Royals 223 for 5 (Ojha 94*, Watson 60, Bollinger 2-15) by 23 runs)This was more Cricinfo Slogout - or whatever your preference for keyboard-fuelled cricket is - at its best as Chennai Super Kings, led by M Vijay, pulverized the Rajasthan Royals bowling and set up a 23-run win .
The Guyana Cycling Federation (GCF) will be holding its Easter Special Cycling event today around the outer circuit of the National Park .
The members of the Guyana U-15 and U-18 national table tennis teams which departed on Good Friday for Puerto Rico for the 15th annual Caribbean junior championships just minutes before leaving the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall .
Ernest Hilaire has been a busy man these past few months .
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, CMC – Barbadian Akela Jones and Jamaican Chad Wright smashed records, while Grenadian sensation Kirani James cruised into the 400 metres final, in a riveting morning session on the opening day of the 39th CARIFTA Games here yesterday .
CLEVELAND, (Reuters) - The NBA-leading Cleveland Cavaliers downed the Atlanta Hawks 93-88 on Friday to reach the 60-wins mark for the second successive season .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Britain’s David Haye retained his World Boxing Association (WBA) heavyweight title in style yesterday with a ninth round stoppage of American John Ruiz in Manchester .
LONDON, (Reuters) - A controversial goal from Didier Drogba helped Chelsea to a 2-1 victory at Manchester United yesterday as the Londoners leap-frogged the champions at the top of the Premier League .
PHILADELPHIA, (Reuters) - The Toronto Raptors rallied for a 128-123 overtime victory over the slumping Philadelphia 76ers yesterday to maintain their advantage for the final Eastern Conference playoff spot .
SEPANG, Malaysia, CMC – Lewis Hamilton will start a disappointing 20th on the grid for today’s Malaysian Grand Prix after heavy thunderstorms forced McLaren to make costly misjudgements in qualifying on Saturday .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistan will play three tests and five one-day internationals against South Africa in the United Arab Emirates later this year .
Mumbai Indians 178 for 5 (Rayudu 55*, Tiwary 44, Ojha 3-26) beat Deccan Chargers 115 (Zaheer 2-10, Harbhajan 2-16, Pollard 2-26, McLaren 2-28) by 63 runs(Cricinfo) Ambati Rayudu and Saurabh Tiwary once again outshone a glittering batting line-up to give Mumbai Indians a big total, which their bowlers defended smartly and comprehensively .
Top Under-13 girls’ player Chelsea Edghill copped a gold medal and Jamaal Duff a silver as the curtain came down on the fifth Caribbean Pre-cadet (under-10 and under-13) table tennis championships in Utuado, Puerto Rico yesterday .
One international career was once more surprisingly revived, a couple of others are ready to reboot after injury and a few more were terminally ended or put on hold as the West Indies yesterday named their squad of 15 for the imminent International Cricket Council (ICC) Twenty20 World championship in the Caribbean .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad & Tobago and Guyana remained on a collision in the West Indies Under-15 championship, when they completed comprehensive victories overs Barbados and Leeward Islands respectively in the round of matches yesterday .
KOLKATA, India, CMC – West Indies captain Chris Gayle failed but his Kolkata Knight Riders still did enough to beat Deccan Chargers by 24 runs to post their fourth win and second in three outings in the Indian Premier League yesterday .
LONDON, (Reuters) - David Haye has total respect for challenger John Ruiz ahead of tomorrow’s WBA world heavyweight clash which explains the absence of feisty exchanges and clever back-chat but the Briton says he will knock him out .
Amelia’s Ward Jets and Victory Valley Royals recorded wins in the final preliminary round games of the Linden Amateur Basketball Association Under 21 tournament on Wednesday at the Mackenzie Sports Club hardcourt .
Immediately following the awards ceremony that took place at the National Gymnasium last Saturday, the Guyana Netball Association kicked off its 16-years -and-Under Inter-Club Tournament .