AUGUSTA, Georgia, (Reuters) – This week’s Masters is one of the most intriguing ever with the prospect of a career grand slam for Rory McIlroy and uncertainty over the state of Tiger Woods’ game heading a plethora of compelling storylines.
Kolkata is under the spell of Kalboishaskhi jhor (thunder showers). But within 24 hours from now this grey, besieged city will erupt in joyful technicolour as the eighth season of IPL starts at Eden Gardens with defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders playing Mumbai Indians.
NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC- Kraigg Brathwaite, the West Indies opener, says he is quietly confident of doing well against England as the home team started their preparations for the upcoming three-Test Series.
The Guyana Beverage Company Incorporated’s inaugural Busta soft-shoe football tourney continued to gather steam as Star Party Rentals became the latest sponsor to come on abroad, donating an undisclosed amount in equipment and services for the tourney.
Chairman of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Normalization Committee Clinton Urling said the best available players will feature at the international level for the Golden Jaguars irrespective of their country of birth.
Despite recording an historic international series win over Caribbean Basketball Confederation (CBC) rival Bermuda in March, head coach of the Guyana men’s senior programme Darcel Harris said more international exposure is needed to further analyze the capacity of the team.
BASSETERRE, St Kitts, CMC – Pint-sized Barbadian Mary Fraser snatched her third gold medal of the weekend to earn the coveted Austin Sealy Award for the most outstanding athlete while compatriot Mario Burke completed the sprint double, as the 44th CARIFTA Games climaxed here Monday.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, CMC– The Silver Jubilee stadium has been renamed after World Champion sprinter Kim Collins.
Deputy Prime Minister Shawn Richards, who is also Sports Minister, made the announcement on Collins’ 39th birthday at the height of the 44th CARIFTA Games here over the Easter weekend.
The Black Cobra Karate Club of Parfaite Harmonie successfully competed in the Guyana Classic of Classic martial arts tourney at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall on Sunday earning three trophies and five medals in the process.