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Novices c/ships set for next month

Steve Ninvalle

The Guyana Boxing Association (GBA) will kick start its local season with the annual Novices Championship on May 2-3. According to president of the association, Steve Ninvalle, yesterday “We have identified the East Ruimveldt Community Centre ground (California Square) for this activity.” Expounding on the choice of venue, Ninvalle noted that “The reason we are going there is because

Wortmanville/Bent Street edges Charlestown

Anthony Abrams

Wortmanville/Bent Street edged Charlestown by a 2-1 score line in their quarterfinal match when the first annual Grassroots Foundation inter-ward knockout football tourney continued on Thursday at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda.

Dickson guides DCC A to victory over GYO

Darian Dickson’s unbeaten half century was enough to guide DCC ’A’ to a victory over GYO yesterday.

A patient half century by Darian Dickson guided Demerara Cricket Club ‘A’ to a seven-wicket victory over hosts Gandhi Youth Organisation (GYO) when the Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA)/Brainstreet U-15 limited overs tournament continued yesterday.

Windwards on top after Johnson rocks T&T

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – West Indies A pacer Delorn Johnson produced a sharp, late burst, to rock Trinidad and Tobago and give Windward Islands the advantage on the opening day of their Headley/Weekes Trophy semi-final here yesterday.

Alpha United to face GDF in Namilco final

GDF’s Delwyn Fraser (centre) passing the ball during a counter strike in his side’s 2-1 victory over Riddim Squad

Experience overcame exuberance when Alpha United downed tournament hosts Fruta Conquerors 3-2 in the semi-final round of the Namilco One Love Football Festival held on Wednesday at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda and they will now face the GDF in the final.

Bangalore’s arsenal blazes to victory

Yuvraj Singh and Virat Kohli walked off victorious after an 84-run stand © BCCI

(ESPNcricinfo ) The Yuvraj Singh-Virat Kohli partnership didn’t have a happy ending in the World T20 final, but less than two weeks after that night in Mirpur, their association in Sharjah followed a different script yesterday.