DESCRIBED by the West Indies Cricket Board as “the legendary Pakistan off-spinner”, Saqlain Mushtaq has been added to the team’s coaching staff for the couple of Twenty20s and the solitary One-Day International against Ireland in Jamaica at the end of the week.
President of the GOA, KA.Juman Yassin revealed the names of Guyana’s representatives for the South American Games in Chile and also disclosed that the Queen’s Baton will be arriving in Guyana on March 2.
The three-night, four nation Goodwill Boxing Tournament got off to a scorcher Friday evening at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall and the locals did not disappoint as they delivered a knockout night of boxing.
The nation’s best wheelsmen will be on their saddles again today competing for lucrative cash prizes when Roraima Bikers Club (RBC) teams up with George Humphrey and Clifford ‘Toto’ Johnson to stage the eighth annual George Cumberbatch event.
Pretoria, (Reuters) – Mitchell Johnson bowled Australia to a comprehensive 281-run victory over South Africa after taking his match haul to 12 wickets on the fourth day of the first test at SuperSport Park on Saturday.
By Donald Duff
The Lusignan Golf Club’s Noble House Memorial Cup golf tournament, aimed at honouring past stalwarts of the club is expected to get cracking today and will subsequently be held annually.
The Guyana Baseball League and E Networks yesterday announced plans to work together to further popularize the sport.
Yesterday’s launch of the Grassroots Programme at E-Network’s Main Office on Camp Street signaled the intention by the Guyana Baseball League (GBL) and E-Networks Inc.
By Orin Davidson
It’s been three years since Guyana’s football has been rid of the Colin Klass -led Guyana Football Federation (GFF), but déjà vu is set to engulf the sport all over again, under the current administration.
The officials along with the pugilists competing in the three-day, four-nation, International Goodwill tournament paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Sport yesterday before the competition boxed off last night.
Courts Guyana Inc. has once again lent its corporate support to sports associations.
During a simple ceremony yesterday at the Main Street headquarters, the furniture giant’s representatives presented cheques to executives of the Guyana Boxing Association (GBA) and the Athletic Association of Guyana (AAG) to offset expenses for upcoming events.
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) – Shikhar Dhawan was dismissed agonisingly short of his third test century as India overhauled New Zealand’s first innings to reach 201 for five at lunch on the second day of the second test yesterday.