BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Barbados’ international friendly against Guyana on Sunday here is being used as a gauge by the Barbados Football Association, ahead of crucial upcoming assignments for the national team.
KARACHI, (Reuters) – Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir vowed to put behind a spot-fixing scandal and return as a reformed player after the International Cricket Council (ICC) gave him an early reprieve yesterday for a return to domestic cricket.
LISBON, (Reuters) – Luis Figo’s decision to enter FIFA’s presidential election has received a positive reaction in his native Portugal even though he faces a seemingly impossible task to unseat incumbent Sepp Blatter in May.
(Reuters) – Kumar Sangakkara scored an unbeaten 113 and then returned to break the world record for the most dismissals by a wicketkeeper in one-day internationals as Sri Lanka beat New Zealand by 34 runs in the seventh and final match in Wellington today.
CENTURION, South Africa, Jan 28, CMC – West Indies ended their tour of South Africa on the same miserable note on which they started, slumping to a deflating 131-run defeat in the fifth and final One-Day International here Wednesday.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Top seed Novak Djokovic and champion Stan Wawrinka set up ‘The Djoker v The Man 3.0’ at Melbourne Park after impressive quarter-final victories yesterday, while an ill Serena Williams moved a step closer to her 19th grand slam title.
BERLIN, (Reuters) – Former Olympic pole vault champion Sergey Bubka announced yesterday he is running for the presidency of world athletics body IAAF, taking on Briton Sebastian Coe in a battle between two of the sport’s greats.
The Guyana Football Federation’s (GFF) Normalization Committee yesterday expressed condolences on the passing of former GFF treasurer Aubrey Henry.
Henry, a former long-serving member of the federation, passed away in the United States of America on Monday.
(The Sports Xchange) – Kyrie Irving tied his season high with 38 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers extended their winning streak to seven games with a 103- 95 points win over the Detroit Pistons Tuesday night.
The Guyana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) has embarked on a massive rebuilding process for women’s rugby.
The plan is to bring women’s rugby the success their male counterparts, the current NACRA 7s and 15s champions have enjoyed.