President of the Athletics Association of Guyana (AAG), Colin Boyce yesterday said that Guyana will be considering whether to send athletes to the Panama leg of the annual South American 10K classic following Sunday’s dilemma when distance athlete Dennis Horatio inadvertently detoured from the unmarked route at the event .
GALLE, Sri Lanka, CMC – Chris Gayle has underscored the value of his preparation for the tour of Sri Lanka, following his monumental second Test triple-hundred yesterday .
By Gary TimGeorgia (SMS) — As the Golden Jaguars tighten the laces of their cleats for a kick at glory in today’s historic football game in Georgia, another goal will be waiting for them to boot away .
Despite rainfall, the Guinness Greatest of the Street Futsal Competition proceeded as planned when the first eight matches of round two were contested at the Burnham Court on Monday night .
The mother of Golden Jaguars striker Devon Millington is questioning the exclusion of her son from the national football team to play against Guatemala in an international friendly match today in Atlanta, Georgia, USA .
The last semi-final match in the Namilco Football Festival Knockout tournament between Fruta Conquerors and Santos Football Club will be replayed tonight at the Tucville Playfield at 7pm .
GALLE, Sri Lanka, CMC – Brendon Nash has hailed West Indies batting in the first innings of the first Test against Sri Lanka, and observed they stuck to their game plan .
The Guyana Table Tennis Association (GTTA) will stage the singles edition of the Open Inter-Organization Tournament today, beginning from 9am at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue .
HYDERABAD, India (Reuters) - Brendon McCullum stroked his first double century to dash India’s hopes of forcing a victory against New Zealand on the final day of the second test yesterday .
DUBAI (Reuters) - Younus Khan notched his 17th test hundred to guide Pakistan to a draw against South Africa on the final day of the first Test yesterday .
The Guyana based European contingent for this weekend’s Guyana Open will be looking to sharpen their skills at the European Union (EU) sponsored Medal Play tournament billed for today (Public Holiday) at the Lusignan Golf Club .
LONDON, CMC – Hampshire and Somerset, the top two sides in the English Twenty20 Championship, have confirmed their participation in the Caribbean T20 Championship to be staged next January in Antigua and Barbados .
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Fidel Edwards could make his comeback to competitive action in the Caribbean Twenty20 Championship .
The AND 1 Streetball team brought the curtain down on Wildfire Entertainment’s All-Star Basketball Weekend Sunday night with their 101-55 annihilation of Wildfire Entertainment’s Guyana All-Star team .
GALLE, Sri Lanka, CMC – A rampaging Chris Gayle uncorked his third Test double century and his highest score on foreign soil, to spearhead a fabulous West Indies batting effort on the opening day of the first Test against Sri Lanka here yesterday .
The Golden Jaguars were not destructive these last few weeks .
HYDERABAD, India, (Reuters) - New Zealand’s Brendon McCullum stood firm with his sixth test hundred yesterday to leave the second test against India evenly poised .
West Indies under-19 opener Trevon Griffith notched up another first division century for Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) over the weekend while his teammate Totaram Bishun again took over 10 wickets in the Carib Beer Heroes Cup two-day first division cricket competition at the Queenstown ground .
Jeremy Miller and Shelly Daly-Ramdyhan on Sunday defeated Krystal Sukra and Andy Gouveia to win the mixed doubles competition of the Pegasus Open lawn tennis tournament at the hotel’s courts .
LOS ANGELES, (Reuters) - The Phoenix Suns made 22 three-pointers, the second highest in an NBA game, to beat two-time defending champion Los Angeles Lakers 121-116 on Sunday .
Gavin Lewis gained his first boys’ singles 18 years and under champion title as the Guyana Lawn Tennis Association Pegasus Open continued on Sunday .
Round two wraps up tonight The second round of the recently commenced Guinness Greatest of the Street Futsal competition will wrap up tonight with eight matches at the Culture Centre Tarmac, Mandela Avenue from 6pm .
Flora Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) Spartans hockey club retained their Under-21 women’s title at the fifth Shandy Carib Magnolias Indoor hockey tournament at the Woodbrook Youth Facility, in Trinidad on Saturday .
DUBAI, (Reuters) - Pakistan face an uphill battle to save the first test after closing the fourth day on 109 for two after being set a formidable winning target of 450 by South Africa yesterday .
Two time national men’s Open chess champion Kriskal Persaud is in the lead after four completed rounds of the National Closed Chess tournament which commenced Saturdaty at the Ocean Spray Hotel .
Roy Cummings might not be as well known a golfer as his father Syd and brothers Bruce and Andre .
The Police Officers Mess “A” team lost 2-3 to the Guyana Fire Service (GFS) on Sunday in their semi final encounter of the 2010 Inter-Organization teams table tennis tournament at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue .
GALLE, Sri Lanka, CMC – One of the concerns West Indies fans had ahead of the tour of Sri Lanka was Chris Gayle’s response to being stripped of the captaincy .
Full-bore captain Mahendra Persaud was yesterday crowned national rifle shooting champion for the second time in three years following the conclusion of the Queensway-sponsored championships yesterday at the Timehri Rifle ranges .
- As Seniors edge Linden in overtime On the heels of claiming the Junior All-Star title, Georgetown’s Senior All-Star team clinched a 78-77 victory in overtime over Linden’s Senior All-Stars to sweep the Linden-Georgetown All-Star games of Wildfire Entertainment’s All-Star Basketball Weekend at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall on Saturday night .
-Coach Wayne Dover Despite losing to Trinidad and Tobago’s Soca Warriors in the second stage in the twin island republic recently Guyana’s Golden Jaguars hopes are still alive of winning the coveted 2010 Digicel Caribbean Football Cup .
Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Dr .
A terrific night of football was unfortunately cut short due to a power failure when the second semifinal match in the Namilco Football Festival between host Fruta Conquerors and Santos ended prematurely at the Tucville Playfield on Saturday night .
- places second in South American 10k in Panama while Horatio runs wrong route Guyana’s leading distance athlete Cleveland Forde once again missed out on sweep of all three races of the annual South American 10K event when he placed second behind Columbian Jason Gurieneer in the third staging of the International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF) South American Athletics Confederation 10 km Road Classic, yesterday in Panama .
ABU DHABI, (Reuters) - Germany’s Sebastian Vettel sobbed with joy at becoming Formula One’s youngest champion and Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso shook his fist as his title hopes disappeared into the desert on Sunday .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Tiger Woods provided the large galleries at the Victoria Golf Club something to remember as he shot his equal-best round of the year, a six-under-par 65, at the Australian Masters yesterday .
GALLE, Sri Lanka, CMC – Darren Sammy acknowledges that West Indies face an enormous task of trying to topple Sri Lanka in their three-Test series, which begins today .