(Reuters) – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said yesterday it will undertake a full investigation into allegations of doping and cover-ups by Russian track and field athletes made by a German TV documentary.
Ryan McKinnon continues to hit the target, completing his second win in as many competitions to finish at the helm of the stand division of the Guyana National Rifle Association (GNRA) yearend practical pistol shooting while national small-bore captain Dale Hing won the production divisions on Sunday at the Timehri ranges.
PRETORIA, (Reuters) – South African prosecutors yesterday won their bid to appeal the culpable homicide verdict handed down to athlete Oscar Pistorius for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and will now seek a murder conviction.
(Jamaica Observer) Gold medallist and joint world record holder for the short course 100m breaststroke, Alia Atkinson, says she hopes her victory on Saturday last in Doha, Qatar will assist in breaking the stereotype associated with non-traditional sports, not only in Jamaica, but across the world.
(Reuters) – England will return today to chase down a 240-run victory target and stay alive in the seven-match contest against Sri Lanka after rain forced play to be suspended in the fifth one-day international in Pallekele on Wednesday.
BERKELEY, Calif./ NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Students at medical schools around the United States staged “die-ins” to protest the chokehold death by police of an unarmed black man, and New York activists demanded the city take action after a grand jury declined to indict the officer involved.
Hikers, Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) Tigers and Hikers Veterans were crowned the men, women and veteran’s divisional champs respectively when the Diamond Mineral Water International Indoor Hockey Festival concluded on Sunday at the National Gymnasium.
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – West Indies batting great Brian Lara expects the side to struggle at the World Cup if they are unable to forge a unified team, the former skipper insisting a split between players and administrators was just one of their problems.