Quarterfinal action in the fourth annual Fruta Conquerors organized Namilco Football Festival unveils tonight at the Tucville Playfield with what is expected to be an intriguing night of competition .
Krystal Sukra won the girls 18-years-and-under title after she defeated Nicola Ramdyhan 6 – 2, 6 – 3 on Sunday in the final of the Pegasus Open lawn tennis tournament at the Hotel courts .
BIRMINGHAM, England, CMC – Jamaican sprint marvel Usain Bolt has captured one of the top honours at the 29th annual Commonwealth Sports Awards, despite not participating at the Games last month in Delhi .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Audley Harrison’s chequered career will fade into obscurity if he loses to David Haye in Saturday’s WBA heavyweight duel in Manchester, according to the man responsible for steering him to Olympic and Commonwealth gold .
NEW YORK, (Reuters) - Debutants stole the show at the New York City marathon on Sunday as Ethiopian Gebre Gebremariam won the men’s race on his marathon debut and Kenya’s Edna Kiplagat took the women’s title in her first New York race .
PARIS, (Reuters) - Alberto Contador was facing the possibility of a two-year ban and losing this year’s Tour de France title after the UCI asked the Spanish federation yesterday to open proceedings against him for failing a drugs test .
The ‘Ride For Life 4’ cycle road race was regarded as a huge success by government officials at the presentation ceremony at the National Cultural Centre last Sunday, and plans are already in place to take the event beyond the shores of Guyana, on to the international stage .
Group 4 driver Kevin Jeffrey saved his best for the final stage of the Seaboard Marine Caribbean Motor Racing Championship Series at the South Dakota Circuit yesterday but still ended two points shy of defending champion David Summerbell Jr .
President Bharrat Jagdeo has decided to waive the taxes of the foreign boxers who participated on the Caribbean Fury 2 card at Princess Hotel Saturday night .
Guyana’s world rated bantamweight fighter Leon ‘Hurry Up’ Moore survived three knockdowns to walk away with a unanimous decision win over Venezuelan Breilor Teran in the main event of the Caribbean Fury 2 boxing card at the Princess Hotel Saturday night .
-Ride for Life 4 fifth stage ends in photo finishThe fourth annual Ride For Life cycle road race came climaxed yesterday at Homestretch Avenue with Miami-based cyclist Frank Travieso clinching victory over Godfrey Pollydore and Alonzo Greaves in a photo finish in the fifth and final stage .
MIAMI, (Reuters) - Miami’s ‘Big Three’ took turns powering the Heat to their second win over the New Jersey Nets in a week with a 101-89 victory on Saturday .
SHANGHAI, (Reuters) - Lee Westwood narrowly failed to begin life as world number one in winning style when Italian Francesco Molinari pipped him to the HSBC Champions tournament yesterday after a thrilling final-round shootout .
The Guyana Legion will host an individual billiards competition today from 17:00 hours at the Guyana Legion Club, Carifesta Avenue .
(BBC) Australia ended their seven-game losing streak as seamers Clint McKay and Mitchell Starc bowled them to an eight-wicket one-day victory over Sri Lanka yesterday .
(BBC) Skipper Andrew Strauss hit 120 not out as England beat Western Australia by six wickets in their opening three-day warm-up game yesterday ahead of the Ashes series .
AHMEDABAD, India, (Reuters) - New Zealand pacer Chris Martin bowled superbly on an unhelpful pitch to demolish the top order and leave India with a fragile lead of 110 and six wickets down in their second innings yesterday .
SYDNEY, (Reuters) - England’s Kevin Pietersen believes he is hitting his best form just at the right time with the Ashes series against Australia just a couple of weeks away .
Guyana left it until the final night but sneaked into the finals of the Digicel Caribbean Cup after their southern Caribbean neighbours Trinidad and Tobago hammered Haiti 4-0 at the Manny Ramjohn Stadium in Trinidad on Saturday .
The Fyrish Fire Hawks and New Amsterdam Warriors have advanced to the final of the Stag Beer Basketball Club division one championships following semi-finals wins recently .
Seawall FC continues to impress as the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) National Super League approaches its conclusion .
Gavin Lewis defeated Kijana Lewis 6 – 3, 6 – 0 in a men’s singles match Thursday night as the Pegasus Open tournament continued at the hotel’s courts .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistan leg spinner Danish Kaneria has been refused clearance from the country’s cricket board to join the squad in Dubai for the test series against South Africa .
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The Golden Jaguars got their first win in Group F of the Digicel Caribbean Cup when they defeated St .
When he chaired the West Indies selection panel a dozen or so years ago, Wes Hall spoke of the “mental discomfiture” that comes with the post .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Rookie West Indies fast bowler Kemar Roach says he is looking forward to the challenge of bowling on the wickets in Sri Lanka, especially after having brushed up his skill during the recent training camp at 3Ws Oval .
NEW ORLEANS, (Reuters) - The New Orleans Hornets pulled off a tight 96-93 victory over the fast-finishing Miami Heat on Friday to record their fifth successive win and the franchise’s best start to a season .
SAO PAULO, (Reuters) - Formula One world champion Jenson Button escaped unhurt after an attempted armed attack on his car as he left the Brazilian Grand Prix circuit yesterday, his McLaren team said .
ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – West Indies A snatched a thrilling super-over victory over Pakistan A late Friday night, as they launched their two-match Twenty20 series in dramatic style at the Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium .
LONDON, (Reuters) - With the clock ticking towards full-time Park Ji-sung rescued Manchester United with a superb winner to give the ailing home side a fortunate 2-1 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers in the Premier League on yesterday .
The Guyana Squash Association (GSA) yesterday signed a three-year sponsorship deal with mobile phone giants Digicel at the Georgetown Club .
- Mayers clocks fastest time at time trialsGuyana’s Stephen King wants local drivers to work as a team to ensure that Guyana run out deserved winners of the Seaboard Marine Caribbean Motor Racing championships which climaxes today at the South Dakota Circuit .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Crowd favourite Carl Hooper scored a one-ball “duck” but opener Stuart Williams lashed an unbeaten 86 to fire West Indies Masters to a four-wicket win over England, with a ball to spare on the opening night of the CLOBI Cup Twenty20 Championship here Friday .
INTERLAGOS, Brazil, CMC – McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton will start from the second row for Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix after finishing fourth behind surprise pole-sitter Williams rookie Nico Hulkenberg in final qualifying yesterday .
AHMEDABAD, India, (Reuters) - Jesse Ryder and debutant Kane Williamson defied India with a fifth-wicket partnership of 194 to take New Zealand past the follow-on mark on the third day of the first test yesterday .