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Cricket academy concludes

National female U-19 player Amanda Persaud receiving her  certificate from Director of Sports Neil Kumar at the MCYS/NSC annual cricket academy.

The fourth edition of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports/National Sports Commission’s (MCYS/ NSC) annual cricket academy concluded on Friday at the Enterprise Community Development Centre.

Waqar wants to revive Pakistan’s love affair with pace

Waqar Younis

KARACHI, (Reuters) – Pakistan coach and former paceman Waqar Younis has promised to rejuvenate his country’s fast-bowling attack. Waqar, who in May accepted the coaching job for the second time in four years, said he wanted pace to play a pivotal role in Pakistan cricket again.

Koese Soepe for ‘Muscle Showdown’

Kerwin Clarke

One of South America’s premier bodybuilders, Koese Soepe is bringing his award winning physique back to Guyana. President of the Guyana Amateur Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation (GABBFF), Keavon Bess confirmed that the Surinamese muscleman who won the inaugural Flex Night Competition here in 2012 will be the guest poser for the Senior Championships dubbed ‘Muscle Showdown’ on August 2 at the Theatre Guild.

CPL money stolen in Trinidad

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC-Close to TT200,000 dollars from ticket sales of upcoming matches in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) have been stolen, Police in Trinidad and Tobago have said.

Warriors vanquished by Tallawahs

Chadwick Walton launches a big shot last evening during his brisk 53. (CPLT20.com)

All-rounder Andre Russell’s magical last over backed up by Chadwick Walton’s half-century steered Limacol Caribbean Premier League (LCPL) T20 champions Jamaica Tallawahs to a nerve-wracking 4-run win over the Guyana Amazon Warriors at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence last evening.

 St George’s High retains Georgetown title

…in Digicel football

St. George’s High successfully retained their Georgetown zone championship, squeaking past heavyweights Chase Academy when the Georgetown zone of the Digicel Secondary Schools u-18 football tourney concluded yesterday.