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GABA National Open C/ships on this weekend

-One year bragging rights for winners – Terrence Poole

GBA’s  President Steve Ninvalle (centre) making a point at yesterday’s press briefing as Technical Director of the GBA, Terrence Poole (right), and Brooklyn based boxer, Quincy “Biggie” Small look on.

The Guyana Boxing Association (GBA) season will continue this weekend when the fistic sport returns to the East Ruimveldt Community Centre (California Square) for the staging of the National Open Championships.

GNRA prepares for 150th anniversary

Ryan Sampson

The Guyana National Rifle Association (GNRA) has started preparations for its 150th Anniversary in 2017 and several international teams are expected to participate in a tournament to coincide with the sesquicentennial celebrations.

Dominoes lovers face hectic schedule

Lovers of the indoor sport of dominoes will swing into action today when Strikers Sports Club in collaboration with Mark “Jumbie” Wiltshire Organising secretary of the Georgetown Dominoes Association, invite domino teams to the Champion of Champions warm up match today at the Strikers Sports Club, Meadowbrook Drive.

DCC, Diplomats victors in U13 cricket

Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) and Diplomats are the latest victors in the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCA)/Banks Supreme Malta Under-13 tourney. On Sunday, DCC defeated Transport Sports Club (TSC) by 33 runs while Diplomats upset Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) by 11 runs at the Young Men Christian Association (YMCA) ground.

Minnows Sophia Cricket Club win twice

Dwayne Peters’ efforts were instrumental in Sophia’s victories.

Inspired by Dwayne Peters’ all-round performance, minnows Sophia Cricket Club opened their Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) New Building Society second division limited overs campaign with successive victories over the weekend.

Two teams record come-from-behind wins

—Dennis Andries slams in four goals for Buxton United

Home side Buxton United and BV/Triumph United recorded come-from-behind victories when the East Coast Football Association (ECFA) Stag Beer senior league continued on Sunday at the Buxton Community ground.

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