STANBUL, (Reuters) - World championship favourites the U .
(BBC) Kevin Pietersen has apologised for the outburst which followed his omission from England’s limited-overs squads for the series against Pakistan .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Commonwealth Games chief Mike Fennell has moved to allay fears that India will not be ready to host the massive October event, and has defended the organising committee against corruption allegations .
The Guyana Tapeball Association’s inaugural Super Sixes, seven-a-side tapeball cricket competition was officially launched in the Everest Cricket Club (ECC) ground pavilion yesterday .
Sudesh Fitzgerald outplayed his opponents to claim the top spot at the recent Mark Persaud and SunFlower Hotel jointly-sponsored tournament hosted at Mark’s Darts Club, 72 Brummel Place, on Sunday .
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago skipper Daren Ganga has expressed confidence Guyana will do well in the Airtel Champions League Twenty20 starting next week in South Africa .
The inaugural Neal and Massy Guyana 10km road race and 5km jog were launched yesterday at the Neal and Massy Staff Facilities with a call to Guyanese to participate in the event in an effort to promote a healthy lifestyle .
BROOKLYN, New York, CMC – Management of the grief-stricken St .
- West Indies middle order batsman overlooked for retainer contract BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Marquee West Indies batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan is among three high profile players snubbed by the West Indies Cricket Board for central retainer contracts .
– ‘Reds’ Perreira tells national cricketersBy Marlon Munroe Veteran cricket commentator Joseph ‘Reds’ Perreira has reminded the national cricketers who are bound for South Africa for the Airtel Champions League T20 championships to believe in themselves and their ability .
ROVERETO, Italy, (Reuters) - Former Olympic 100 metres champion Justin Gatlin continued to improve in his comeback from a doping ban when he ran 10 .
The Hikers Hockey Club’s tournament for the advanced division of the Junior Hockey Summer Camp that was held last week in the forum of the St Stanislaus College, Brickdam began Monday night .
NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic dispelled his reputation as a quitter after battling his way through five gruelling sets in scorching heat to win his first round match at the U .
LONDON, (Reuters) - British customs officials have arrested three people in London as part of an investigation into money-laundering following a police inquiry into allegations of corruption within the Pakistan cricket team .
ISLAMABAD, (Reuters) - Pakistan’s top crime investigative agency will send a team to Britain this week to look at corruption allegations against some of the country’s cricket players, a senior official said yesterday .
ISTANBUL, (Reuters) - Holders Spain have no more room for error after suffering their second defeat in three games at the World Championship yesterday while hosts Turkey and dark horses France reached the last 16 with two games to spare .
PARIS, (Reuters) - Laurent Fignon died of cancer yesterday at the age of 50 with two Tour de France wins to his name — but the eight seconds that cost him a third triumph will live just as long in the memory .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Batsman Kevin Pietersen was dropped by England yesterday for the first time in his career and will move from Hampshire to Surrey on loan for the rest of the county season .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Brazil striker Robinho ended his unhappy spell at Manchester City when he joined AC Milan yesterday, just two years after arriving in England for a British record fee .
A Memorandum of Agreement for the refurbishment of the lawn tennis courts of the National Park has been signed between executives of the Guyana Lawn Tennis Association (GLTA) and the National Parks Commission (NPC) .
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) - Indian Premier League (IPL) cricketers had been approached about spot-fixing over the last two-and-a-half years, former India player Atul Wassan said on Tuesday .
The cream of the country’s distance runners will compete in the inaugural Neal and Massy (Guyana) Anniversary 10 kilometres road race and 5km fitness jog on Sunday on the East Bank Highway .
The Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation (GABF) was saddened yesterday morning by the news that former national player Stanislaus ‘Knox’ Hadmon had passed away .
BROOKLYN, New York, CMC – A St Lucian woman who was shot in the chest during a melee in which a St .
Cleveland Thomas is top male athlete; Alika Morgan, Natasha Adler share female titleBy Tamica Garnett Cleveland Thomas was declared the undisputed Champion Boy at the inaugural President’s/Jefford Track and Field Classic held Sunday at the Mackenzie Sports Club Ground .
-Swimming for fun has taken Noelle to the top of the girls’ 15-17 categoryBy Tamica Garnett At first she never envisioned swimming on a competitive level but young national swimmer Noelle Smith has now risen to the top of the girls’ 15 – 17 category in local competition .
- hosts endure disappointing final day Suriname’s Inter-Moengotapoe put on a terrific display of football in the final showdown to defeat Alpha United 3-0 and retain the Inter-Guiana Club Football Championship Cup title at the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) Ground on Sunday night .
BROOKLYN, New York, CMC – St .
NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Venus Williams showed some effects of a troublesome knee but displayed enough of her trademark power to beat Italian Roberta Vinci 6-4 6-1 in the opening night match of the U .
The damaging contractual dispute between Cricket Kenya and the national squad appears to have been resolved, and it was announced yesterday that an agreement had been reached over new contracts .
ISTANBUL, (Reuters) - The United States stretched their perfect world championship start to three wins out of three yesterday but only after they were pushed to the limit by a desperately unlucky Brazilian team .
LONDON, (Reuters) - The International Cricket Council’s (ICC) anti-corruption unit has been asked to submit a report within the next three days on an investigation into alleged corruption within the Pakistan team .
ROME, (Reuters) - Kenya’s David Rudisha lowered the 800 metres world record to 1 minute 41 .
Colin Elcock’s top mare Miss Republic took the feature C class event and the $1 .
PARAMUS, New Jersey, (Reuters) - Tiger Woods finished strongly at the Barclays tournament Sunday a four-under 67 clinching a spot in the second FedExCup series event next week .
Former national under-19 and Berbice senior cricketer Neil Williams was named the most productive and dedicated player last Wednesday in the Rose Hall Town Youth and Sports Club (RHTYSC) 20-year history .