President of the Women’s International Boxing Association (WIBA) Ryan Wissow has ordered a rematch between Shondell Mystery Lady’ Alfred and Corinne De Groot to take place 120 days from September 28 .
Tournament leaders Alpha United continued their dominant run in the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) when they defeated Victoria Kings 2-0 Sunday last at the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) ground Bourda while the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) and Milerock were able to pick up victories as well .
TORONTO, (Reuters) - There was plenty of construction in and around the Air Canada Centre this summer as the home of the NBA’s Toronto Raptors and the Maple Leafs from the NHL underwent a spectacular multi-million dollar facelift .
“We are going to reclaim our pride and to let the ‘Golden Jaguars’ roar proud again,” exclaimed national coach Wayne ‘Wiggy’ Dover as the Guyana team departed for Suriname to compete against the host, French Guiana and the Netherlands, in a four-nation football tournament .
It is difficult to come to an assessment of the outcome of the latest sojourn by the Floyd Reifer-led West Indies team to the Champions Trophy tournament in South Africa if one were to do a thorough analysis .
Riddim Squad and Santos Football Clubs who are firmly ahead in the points standing of the Georgetown Football Association (GFA) Western Union First Division Competition brushed aside Huston Stars and Uprising in the penultimate round on Sunday at the Camptown ground .
-Carriah takes four wicket haul Andre Creary and Kraigg Brathwaite yesterday scored half centuries in the second President’s Cup practice match for the West Indies Under-19 team at the Police Sports Club ground, Eve Leary .
CAPE TOWN, South Africa, CMC – Off-spinner Anisa Mohammed recaptured top form yesterday and wrecked South Africa’s batting with a five wicket haul that propelled West Indies to a series-winning 13-run victory in their second Twenty20 Women’s International .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Marie Rosada landed the women’s road race title and completed the double while propelling Puerto Rico to overall team championship honours as the 2009 Elite Caribbean Cycling event concluded late Sunday afternoon .
Old records crumbled as Mervyn ‘Spongy’ Moses and Randolph Morgan powered their way to new ones at the Guyana Amateur Powerlifting Federation (GAPF) senior championships at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall yesterday .
By Kizan Brumell Guyana’s Cleveland Forde and Brazil’s Sueli Vieira stormed to victory in the male and female Open international categories of the first stage of the seventh annual South American 10K Road Race Classic which was run on the roads of Georgetown yesterday .
By Marlon Munroe Guyana were dealt a five-run defeat by of Jamaica in a low-scoring contest in the final of the Guyana Cricket Board’s (GCB) Twenty20 Festival held at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence on Saturday night .
… Hicks and Ferrier find favour with selectors By Marlon Munroe When the WICB President’s Cup limited overs tournament begins on Wednesday Guyana will be without some of its usual players who were dropped by the national selectors over the week-end .
Robin Persaud won the feature 25-lap race dethroning last year’s winner Marlon “Fishy” Williams at the 12th Annual Troy Humphrey Memorial 10-race Cycle programme held Saturday around the inner circuit of the National Park .
Hikers, GCC ‘A’ teams serve up another delicious dish Their first round battle saw the Hikers ‘A’ men’s team edging GCC ‘A’ by one goal scored two minutes from full time .
The second day of the Pegasus Open lawn tennis tournament which is being played at the hotel’s courts saw a number of exciting matches as well as a number of walkovers .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Champions League runners-up Trinidad and Tobago will arrive home tonight after their sturdy performance in India and are forced to make a quick transition to the WICB President’s Cup in Guyana .
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, CMC – West Indies opener Stafanie Taylor has achieved a career-best ranking with a solid move to the fringe of the Top-10 .
VADODARA, India, (Reuters) - World champions Australia kept their cool in the last over to beat India by four runs in a thrilling one-dayer yesterday .
PAARL, South Africa, CMC – Teenager Shemaine Campbelle snared a three-wicket haul that set up an authoritative West Indies victory over South Africa in the opening match of their three-match Twenty20 Women’s International series yesterday .
Stephanie ‘Razor’ George will have a chance at becoming Guyana’s eighth world champion when she faces Mexico’s Anna Maria Torres on October 31 in Mexico City for her World Boxing Council (WBC) Women’s Super Flyweight title .
With athletes in preparation mode for the 49th Guyana Teachers Union (GTU) national school track, field and swimming championships defending champions District No .
—- says Lumumba President of the Alpha United football club Odinga Lumumba says that he is standing firmly behind the club’s captain Howard Lowe who has decided to withdraw from the Guyana National Football team .
The sport of football took another critical blow with the announcement that the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) had suspended the NAMILCO Football Festival after a stabbing incident on Friday night’s opening games at the Tucville Playfield .
As the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) inaugural Super League nears its climax, the action on the field is expected to be just as exciting with several teams fighting for survival and to make the final four .
Cozier on SundayIT IS a fitting irony that Daren Ganga should have, in the space of a couple of weeks, suddenly returned as a credible candidate as West Indies skipper through his leadership in the shortest form of the game, even more so since the principal claimant to reclaiming the post is Chris Gayle .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Chelsea reclaimed top spot in the Premier League with a crushing 5-0 win over Blackburn Rovers yesterday but Tottenham Hotspur were brought down to earth when Stoke City snatched a late 1-0 victory at White Hart Lane .
SALVO, North Carolina, (Reuters) - World 100 metres silver medallist Tyson Gay has successfully undergone surgery on a painful groin problem that hampered him during much of the athletics season, his manager said yesterday .
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) - Andy Moles has resigned as New Zealand coach, the country’s national cricket board announced yesterday .
HOVE, England, CMC – Dwayne Smith will be eyeing a return to West Indies colours after work permit problems recently forced the Barbados batsman out of his contract at English County Sussex .
Guyana advanced to yesterday’s final of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Twenty20 Festival despite losing to Barbados in their controversial match Friday night at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence .
VADODARA, India, (Reuters) - Explosive India batsman Yuvraj Singh is a doubt for their opening one-day international against Australia today after failing to recover from a finger injury .
-Phillip Persaud, Ianna Graham and Treiston Joseph run unbeaten By Marlon Munroe Nisa Allen exploded yesterday to leave her challengers in the dust when she won the three sprint top spots yesterday in the North Georgetown Inter Zone athletics track meet yesterday at the Camp Ayanganna ground .
Jamaica pluck United Chargers by 77 runs By Rawle Toney Jamaica stormed into the Guyana Cricket Board’s (GCB) 20/20 Cricket Festival by stomping the United Chargers of the USA by 77 runs yesterday at the Guyana National Stadium, Pro-vidence .
- Digicel contributes $100,000 to event Digicel Guyana has added its touch to the one-day rodeo as preparations move apace for the event billed for tomorrow from 11:00am at Arima Park, West Coast Berbice, and organised by the Rodeo Committee of the Rising Sun Turf Club .
By Tiadi Blair President of the Guyana Olympic Association (GOA) K .
By Rawle Toney Just days before the Golden Jaguars football team heads off to Suriname, national captain Howard Lowe has withdrawn his services from the team because of issues over insurance and a training stipend .