JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) - Brazil dented more African hopes in the World Cup yesterday by outclassing Ivory Coast to sweep into the second round, while European torment increased with an unseemly rebellion in the French camp .
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Regional Chairman for Region Six Zulfikar Mustapha has praised top junior cyclist Neil Reece for his success at the Beacon Cycling Festival held in Trinidad and Tobago in April .
The Royal Youth Movement athletics club dominated the De Gold Striders Games when the event rolled off yesterday at the Police Sports club Ground, Eve Leary .
Mike Guyadin had an inspirational day on the golf course and eased to victory in the Muneshwar’s Ltd .
-Corinne Van Ryck De Groot By Carwyn HollandFollowing her failure to snatch the coveted Women’s International Boxing Association (WIBA) bantamweight world title belt from Shondell `Mystery Lady’ Alfred the multi-talented Corinne Van Ryck De Groot is turning her attention to other pursuits .
Karatekas of the Guyana Karate College (GKC) stepped up their training regimen when they went through their paces at the Marudi Resort on the Linden Highway last weekend .
CROYDON, England, CMC – Lower-order half-centuries from Dave Bernard Jr and Gavin Tonge earned West Indies-A a high-scoring draw in the second and final four-day “Test” against India-A yesterday .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Sprint superstar Usain Bolt will miss this year’s Commonwealth Games in India, his coach Glen Mills has confirmed .
- Dutch go through JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) - Cameroon’s Indomitable Lions saw their World Cup dream shattered yesterday, compounding Africans’ disappointment with their teams so far at the continent’s first staging of the tournament .
Guyana’s Keisha Jeffrey reached the quarter finals of the VIII Pan American Junior Squash Championships currently underway in El Salvador .
By Marlon MunroeApart from the early hiccups in the night’s programme, the Guyana Amateur Boxing Association (GABA) intermediate boxing tournament went well with seven entertaining bouts after three walkovers .
The theme of despair running through West Indies cricket for a decade and more has never been more blatant than in the current series against South Africa .
Football fever is sweeping across the nation with the International Football Federation (FIFA) World Cup 2010 in South Africa and Starr Computers at 59 Brickdam got in on the action awarding the winners of their World Cup Promotion yesterday at their business location .
Ray Millington, in a time of 55 minutes, ran out winner of the Flying Ace Cycle Club of Berbice 15-mile BMX cycle road race which took place last Sunday .
In an effort to encourage maximum participation, the Young Gun Sports Club of Enmore will be staging a softball cricket competition today at the Enmore Hope West School ground .
The third semi-finalist of the Aracari Beach Volleyball Classic was decided yesterday when the Young Achievers `C` Volleyball team cruised into the semi finals after walking over their Group three competitors at the Aracari Resort .
Dominoes fan’s can expect a full day of dominoes today with the Ex-GDF association’s Father’s Day competition at the association’s club, Princes St .
KNYSNA, South Africa, (Reuters) - Striker Nicolas Anelka departed the World Cup in disgrace yesterday after insulting France coach Raymond Domenech and refusing to apologise .
Basseterre, St Kitts – South Africa enhanced their position of dominance in the Second Digicel Test after another day of overcast conditions at Warner Park yesterday .
CROYDON, England, CMC – Captain Devon Smith and Andre Fletcher stroked fine centuries as West Indies A flourished on a rain-hit third day of their second four-day “Test” against India A yesterday .
—Upsets light up World Cup so far dominated by Latins JOHANNESBURG, (Reuters) - Serbia beat an out-of-sorts Germany and Algeria held dire England yesterday in the latest setbacks for Europe’s soccer aristocrats during an increasingly tight battle for World Cup second round berths .
Basseterre, St Kitts – Both the South African and West Indian captains are opening batsmen .
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By Marlon MunroeThe East Coast Demerara Flex Check (ECDFC) spinners’ intention was evident: to win handsomely and convincingly against Georgetown Flex Text team in the final preliminary round of the Demerara Zone of the Digicel Summer Smash 20/20 tournament at the Uitvlugt Community Centre ground yesterday .
The rural Village of Edinburgh will host the first ever Berbice Cricket Board/National Communications Network under-15 inter-zone final today .
National Under-21 player Joel Alleyne with three wins and one defeat, won the Guyana Table Tennis Association (GTTA) men’s trials Thursday evening at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall .
[caption id="attachment_84615" align="alignleft" width="144" caption="Kirk Fraser"][/caption]By Floyd ChristiePresident of the Berbice Amateur Basketball Association (BABA) Kirk Fraser is pushing the development of basketball in Berbice .
Rosignol United Football Club defeated Monedderlust FC in the final of the Berbice Football Association (BFA) Coca Cola 2010 Knockout Tournament on Saturday at the Blairmont Community Development Centre Ground .
By Tamica GarnettA benevolent overseas-based Guyanese, Dale Matil, has extended a kind hand to the Renaissance Football Club located in his former neighbourhood, East Ruimveldt .
Sports Editor, Dear Sir,The installation of an Interim Management Committee (IMC) at the behest of the General Council of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) to chart the way forward for football in Georgetown following the dissolution of the Georgetown football Association (GFA) executive earlier this year has failed miserably .
By Orin DavidsonTwo goalkeeping errors killed Guyana’s chances for their first win of the Digicel New York Caribbean Cup football competition on Sunday .
PEBBLE BEACH, California, (Reuters) - Graeme McDowell emerged from a tightly packed field to snatch the early clubhouse lead in the U .
CROYDON, England, CMC – West Indies A were facing a tough task in saving the second four-day “Test” against India A after captain Cheteshwar Pujara crafted a superb unbeaten double century on the second day yesterday .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Barbados all-rounder Kevin Stoute and Leeward Islands leg-spinner Anthony Martin has been called up to the West Indies A team for the one-day phase of the current tour of England .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - The Los Angles Lakers rallied from a big early deficit to win their second successive NBA championship with a cliff-hanging 83-79 Game Seven victory over the Boston Celtics yesterday .
POLOKWANE, South Africa, (Reuters) - Mexico recorded their first victory over France and left the former winners facing a possible embarrassing early World Cup exit after a 2-0 win in their second Group A game yesterday .