KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Barbados kept their slim hopes alive in the TCL Group West Indies One-Day Trophy Under-19 tournament when they posted a battling three-wicket victory over Guyana at Chedwin Park yesterday .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – A stroke-filled half-century from John Campbell allowed Jamaica to continue their unbeaten run in the TCL Group West Indies One-day Trophy series with a five-wicket victory over Jamaica yesterday at Up Park Camp .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago beat the Leeward Islands by 87 runs in their third-round TCL Group West Indies One-Day Trophy Under-19 match at Kensington Park yesterday .
STANFORD, California, (Reuters) - France’s Marion Bartoli upset American Venus Williams 6-2 5-7 6-4 to win the Stanford Classic yesterday .
MOSCOW, (Reuters) - Former world pole vault champion Svetlana Feofanova will miss this month’s world athletics championships in Berlin with a leg injury .
BASSETERRE, St Kitts, CMC – Despairing West Indies will look to the game’s shortest and most entertaining form on Sunday to gain some redemption from an otherwise depressing tour when they face Bangladesh in the lone Twenty20 International of the tour .
A man-of-the-match performance from the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) captain, Leon Johnson, helped spur his team to an inaugural tournament victory in the Steven Jacobs-Delvon Mewan/Malteenoes Sports Club (MSC) organized Carib Beer Super 6s Competition at the MSC Ground, yesterday .
The East Coast Cricket Board (ECCB) will hold its eighth annual Cricket Academy from tomorrow at the Lusignan Community Centre, East Coast Demerara .
ROME (Reuters) - Michael Phelps produced a stunning comeback to break the world record and retain his 100 meters butterfly world title Saturday .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Guyana beat the Windward Islands by 158 runs in their second round, TCL Group West Indies One-Day Trophy Under-19 match at Elletson Road yesterday .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Barbados stumbled in their TCL Group West Indies One-Day Trophy Under-19 quest when they produced a mediocre batting performance to lose by seven wickets to Trinidad & Tobago yesterday .
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) - World champion Lewis Hamilton is delighted his Hungarian Grand Prix win has lifted the gloom around McLaren and hopes it has turned around a frustrating season for the team .
DAMBULLA, Sri Lanka, (Reuters) - Sri Lanka cruised to a 2-0 series lead with a comfortable six-wicket victory against Pakistan in the second one-day international yesterday .
Guyana beat The Windwards by 158 runs Guyana beat the Windward Islands by 158 runs in their second round, TCL Group West Indies One-Day Trophy Under-19 match at Elletson Road on Saturday .
`Peace between board and players is vital to dragging the West Indies out of the deep hole dug by long years of inept leadership’Cozier on Sunday Sir Shridath Ramphal spoke optimistically during the week of having the latest in the never-ending rows between the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and the West Indies Players Association (WIPA) settled by the end of this month .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Reigning champions Jamaica will tackle Barbados in their opening game when the 2009 West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Senior Women’s Challenge Tournament starts mid-August in Guyana .
A bumper crowd is expected to throng the Port Mourant Turf Club in Corentyne Berbice today when that entity stages its annual one-day Emancipation horse-race meet .
The Cavaliers Sports and Tour Club (CSTC) will stage a race walk event today to usher in the activities of its fifth Race Walk Month aimed at expanding and promoting the sport locally .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Their bowlers set it up, and then their batsmen carried Jamaica their second straight victory in the TCL Group West Indies Under-19 One-day Trophy, when they dispatched Leeward Islands by six wickets yesterday .
‘C’ Division dominoes team was crowned champions of the Ministry of Home Affairs organized domino competition on Friday at the ‘C’ Division Community Policing Headquarters, Chateau Margot after emerging victorious on sixes .
RIO DE JANEIRO, (Reuters) - Former world champion Arturo Gatti committed suicide and was not murdered as initially suspected, a Brazilian police spokesman said on Thursday .
Basseterre, St Kitts: (Digicel) With the efficiency of what has – on this tour of the Caribbean – metamorphosed into a well oiled winning machine, faintly reminiscent of the Australians in their recent pomp, Bangladesh made a clean sweep of the Digicel One Day International Series, with a comprehensive three wicket win in the Third Digicel ODI at Warner Park .
The Guyana swim team had a fair day in the pool yesterday at the 13th FINA World Championships as Fabian Binns swept to the first heat win for Guyana at the championships .
STOCKHOLM, (Reuters) - American world champion Tyson Gay produced a storming run to win the men’s 100 metres in 9 .
Former President of the Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation (GABF), Colonel (ret’d) Godwin McPherson was laid to rest yesterday at Litchfield Village, West Coast Berbice following a church service at the Church of the Transfiguration in Georgetown .
The Guyana Motor Racing and Sports Club (GMR&SC) last evening recognised the winners of round two of the National Race of Champions which concluded last Sunday at the South Dakota Circuit .
Who will wear the crown? Tonight the inaugural Futsal champions will be crowned when Flamingo and Uprising Football Clubs clash for top honours in the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport/Georgetown Football Association (GFA) Guinness Futsal Competition at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall .
ROME, (Reuters) - Nadja Higl and Daniel Gyurta produced shock 200 metre breaststroke victories yesterday to show that fairytales were still possible at a swimming world championships dogged by the controversy over hi-tech suits .
World Boxing Council (WBC) Caribbean Boxing Federation (CABOFE) champion Leon ‘Hurry-Up’ Moore and WIBA Iberian-American bantamweight champion Shondel ‘Mystery Lady’ Alfred have both inked their respective contracts for the September 26 title fights which will be staged at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall .
BIRMINGHAM, England, (Reuters) - England fast bowlers James Anderson and Graham Onions ripped out Australia for 263 on the second day of the third Ashes test yesterday .
(Reuters) - A list of the leading runscorers in test match cricket after Ricky Ponting passed compatriot Allan Border to become the highest Australian scorer and third overall on the second day of the third Ashes test against England yesterday:Player Country Span Runs 1 .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Throughout a life spent almost entirely devoted to football, former England manager Bobby Robson shone like a beacon of decency and old-fashioned values, of all that is good in the game .
BUDAPEST, (Reuters) - Injured Formula One driver Felipe Massa is doing “very well” and will be flown back to Brazil on Monday, his personal physician said yesterday .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - Los Angeles Lakers forward Lamar Odom has reached a verbal agreement on a multi-year deal to stay with the NBA champions, the player’s agent said on Thursday .
CHENNAI, India, (Reuters) - India’s top cricketers are reluctant to sign up to the World Anti-Doping Agency’s (WADA) controversial ‘whereabouts’ rule with just one day remaining before the Aug .
PARIS, (Reuters) - Spaniard Mikel Astarloza, 11th in the Tour de France, has been provisionally suspended following a positive out-of-competition test for the banned blood booster EPO, the International Cycling Union (UCI) said yesterday .
BASSETERRRE, St Kitts, CMC – With Bangladesh already having won the series courtesy of victories in the first two matches, West Indies can only hope to salvage what little pride remains in the final One-Day International of the three-match series here today .