Fine bowling from Steve Jones and Arjune Kisson lifted Airport Cricket Club to a three-wicket win over Sarfraz XI Cricket Club and a place in the semi-finals of the District of Columbia Metro Cultural Organisation (DCMCO) softball cricket competition .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Guyanese pacer Gilford Moore and the Trinidad and Tobago all-rounder Kjorn Ottley have been inserted in the Combined Campuses & Colleges squad for the WICB President’s Cup limited overs championship, starting next week in Guyana .
- athlete wins 200m but loses race Marlon Munroe The prelude to Friday’s final hoorah in the North Georgetown track and field championships got even more interesting yesterday even as under-14 male and female athletes Phillip Persaud, Diquan Vancooten and Ashley Tasher left their indelible imprints at the Camp Ayanganna ground .
- Guyana/French Guiana tie for second By Rawle Toney After claiming the first leg of the 2009 Inter-Guiana Games (IGG) title which was held in Guyana earlier this year Suriname returned to dominate the second leg, eventually retaining their overall title as the games climaxed in Suriname over the weekend .
Lallbachana Babulall’s unbeaten 54 in partnership with Greg Persaud’s 18 not-out ensured Shattaville Masters’ nail-biting, one wicket win against Rangers Masters at the match played on Sunday .
Blistering start for Hikers, Old Fort men’s teams “A” and Old Fort ‘A’ men’s teams got off to blistering starts as the Guyana Telephone and Telegraph National Indoor Hockey Championships got cracking Monday evening at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall .
DISCOVERY BAY, Jamaica, (Reuters) - Chris Gayle is happy to take on the West Indies captain’s role again following an end to the bitter dispute between the players and the West Indies Cricket Board, the opening batsman has said .
(Cricinfo) New South Wales and Victoria clash today in a replay of their Big Bash final earlier this year .
DELHI, India, CMC – Kieron Pollard’s enterprising batting for Trinidad & Tobago has earned him a place in the All Star XI of the Champions League Twenty20 .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Ramnaresh Sarwan is looking forward to taking to the field of play again .
By Kizan BrumellThe third annual Fruta Conquerors Football Club organized Namilco Football Festival was officially launched in the boardroom of the National Milling Company (NAMILCO) yesterday and will kick off with a double header at the Tucville playfield on Friday .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Holders Barcelona suffered a stunning 2-1 home defeat by Russia’s Rubin Kazan while Liverpool lost by the same score to Olympique Lyon at Anfield on a night of high drama and late goals in the Champions League yesterday .
BERLIN, (Reuters) - WBC heavyweight champion Vitali Klitschko will go up against American Kevin Johnson in Berne, Switzerland on Dec .
MELBOURNE, Australia, CMC – Brian Lara expects West Indies to be swept, when they visit Australia later this year for three Tests against the former World No .
Mel Sankies was returned as President of Lusignan Golf Club at its Annual General Meeting held recently at the Club House at Lusignan, East Coast Demerara .
QUITO, Ecuador, CMC – Barbadian squash players struggled at the 2009 Pan American Championship this past weekend and Karen Meakins was their only player escaping first-round elimination .
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, CMC – Former world-rated Guyanese boxer Andre Purlett returns to the ring from almost 19 months of inactivity this weekend when he faces American Harold Sconiers in a non-title bout .
The Mackenzie High School (MHS) kept its banner flying high at this year’s Linden Inter-Secondary and Inter-Primary School championships which ended on Friday .
Local rugby players are due to undergo four days of rigorous training under the direction of Technical Director and West Indies Captain Joe Whipple as they gear-up for the Caribbean championships in Mexico next month .
The Ansa McAl sponsored 2009 Mackeson East Coast Demerara Premier League Football Tournament continues today at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda with a double header .
-GTI’s Triston Joseph cops sprint double at North Georgetown’s Inter-Schools track and field meet Marlon Munroe National youth sprint champion Triston Joseph enhanced his growing reputation by comfortably capturing the sprint double yesterday to set the tone for Friday’s inter-zone championships and next month’s national championships during the North Georgetown (District 11) inter-school track event at Camp Ayanganna ground .
DELHI, India, CMC – Cape Cobras collapsed to a 30-run loss to Delhi Daredevils yesterday but still finished second in League B and will now clash with red hot Trinidad & Tobago in the second semi-final of the Twenty20 Champions League on Thursday .
Kingston, Jamaica: In front of an enthusiastic crowd of over 10,000 fans at the Kaiser Sports Ground in St .
-says Akeem Kanhai By Rawle Toney in Suriname Akeem Kanhai could have been living ‘the dream’ of taking his country to victory in his first outing as national youth captain .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistan captain Younus Khan withdrew his resignation yesterday after the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) said they wanted him to continue leading the national side at least until 2011 .
Alpha United continues unbeaten march The marauding Alpha “the Hammer” United football team received a scare from Rosignol United but continued its unbeaten march while the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) humbled Linden’s Bakewell Topp XX in two important matches of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Super League played Sunday .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Two defeats in three league matches have cut short Carlo Ancelotti’s honeymoon period as Chelsea coach but his concerns pale into insignificance alongside those of Atletico Madrid counterpart Abel Resino .
-Daren and Sherwin Ganga have wanted to visit the land of their ancestors for years, and now they finally have, as a family (Cricinfo) “Amitabh Bachchan, Jeetendra, Dharmendra, Shashi Kapoor…“ Daren Ganga reels off the names, in that lovely Trinidad accent, of actors from Indian movies he and his family used to watch every Sunday afternoon when he was young .
Winners of the Queen’s College Annual Lower and Upper School Boys and Girls Singles Tournament received their trophies for outstanding performance during the competition in the lower and upper school category .
Rudoldph Mitchell warmed up for his marathon race/walk event later this month by coasting to victory in the William France-organized five-mile walk on Saturday .
The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport/National Sports Commission (NSC) in collaboration with the Regional Democratic Council of Region Three successfully hosted a Day of Interaction last Sunday at the Goed Fortuin Community Centre ground, West Bank Demerara .
Abigail McDonald was crowned champion at the Guyana Association of Scrabble Players (GASP) Diwali Scrabble Championship held Saturday at the Malteenoes Sports Club (MSC) .
By Marlon Munroe A fluent unbeaten 99 from Narsingh Deonarine and miserly bowling from Devendra Bishoo of Albion conspired to cause the quick demise of the Rose Hall Town Windies Sports Bar (RHTWSB) in the final of the Neal and Massy 40-over first division tournament .
BK International Western Tigers outplayed Alpha United in the final of the sixth Mackeson English/ Kashif and Shanghai Futsal Competition to be crowned new champions at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall on Saturday night .
-Dick wins female road race By Rawle Toney in Suriname Suriname’s Jair Tjon En Fa outsprinted a bunch of four cyclists to capture the 60K road race event as the Inter Guiana Games (IGG) cycling events ended yesterday in Paramaribo, Suriname .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Batting all-rounder Ryan Hinds, who was Barbados captain two years ago, has been reinstated as the country’s skipper for the WICB President’s Cup starting later this month in Guyana .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Captain Chris Gayle belted an aggressive 94 on Friday but his side lost by two wickets to David Bernard’s XI in Jamaica’s second practice match for the 2009 WICB President’s Cup tournament starting later this month in Guyana .