HOLLYWOOD, California, (Reuters) – Appearing relaxed and confident, Manny Pacquaio embraced suggestions he was “a reckless fighter” when he held a workout for the media on Wednesday ahead of his heavily anticipated fight against Floyd Mayweather.
NASSAU, Bahamas, (Reuters) – FIFA president Sepp Blatter’s suggestion yesterday that the CONCACAF region should be given an extra automatic qualification spot at the World Cup was met with a swift reply from UEFA president Michel Platini.
——Alpha United secures maiden victory over Suriname’s Inter Moengotapoe
History was created yesterday at the National Stadium in Providence as Alpha United secured their maiden win over Surinamese foe Inter Moengotapoe, downing the Dutch giants 3-0 to kick start their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) campaign in the perfect manner.
NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC – Jermaine Blackwood’s maiden Test century coupled with an incisive new-ball burst from Jerome Taylor, temporarily raised West Indies’ hopes of carving out a match-winning position but England stormed back to end day three of the opening Test on top here yesterday.
Fruta Conquerors FC in collaboration with Global Technology subsidiary I-Net Communications, officially launched their u-13 Football League Championship yesterday at a simple ceremony held at the latter’s headquarters on Camp Street.
Kitty Weavers registered an unlikely upset defeating Leopold Street by a 3-2 score line when the group stage in the inaugural Guyana Beverage Company Busta Football tourney continued on Tuesday at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground.
——-President Tucker says equipment will help breathe new life into the sport
The Guyana Weightlifting Association (GWA) received a shot in the arm yesterday after its top brass received a quantity of weightlifting equipment from its parent body, the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).
Junica Pluck may not be a household name just yet but the Ms. Bikini winner at last Saturday’s Guyana Amateur Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation’s Novice’s bodybuilding and fitness championships will look to change that, one show at a time.
Discarded national batsman Shemroy Barrington is in top form in Trinidad and Tobago with Esmeralda Sports Club.
Playing in the division one competitions, Barrington has so far made valuable contributions to his team in the three-day and T20 segments.