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Alpha United routs Black Pearl 6-0

-in Players Cup football

Alpha United led by a Marvin Joseph helmet trick thrashed Black Pearl 6-0 as action in the inaugural Georgetown Football Association (GFA) Players Cup recommenced on Thursday at the GFC ground, Bourda. 0

‘Teach them young’ attracted 67 cyclists

Hassan Mohamed

National cycling coach Hassan Mohamed, dubbed the eight-week 37th annual ‘Teach Them Young’  Cycling Programme which concluded yesterday “arguably the best ever” while the participants told Stabroek Sport  that the imparted knowledge improved their riding skills. 0

Lowe seeded ninth in women’s singles

By Donald Duff in St Lucia   Despite her exceptional play in the women’s team event where she led Guyana to a silver medal, Trenace Lowe was surprisingly seeded ninth for the individual women’s singles competition which served off yesterday afternoon at the Beausejour Indoor Facility here in St Lucia. 0

ANSA McAL sponsors badminton players

Abosaide Cadogan (left) and Nadine Jairam (right) collect their sponsorship cheque from Smalta Brand Representative Anjeta Hinds.

ANSA McAL Trading Limited through its Smalta brand has sponsored badminton players Abosaide Cadogan and Nadine Jairam to attend the Caribbean International Open Championships organised by the Caribbean Regional Badminton Confederation (CAREBACO) in San Juan, Puerto Rico. 0

Rain or shine, rugby season starts today

After two months of inactivity, the local rugby season is scheduled to recommence today at the National Park rugby field. “From now on its rugby whether it’s rain or shine”, president of the Guyana Rugby Football Union (GRFU), Peter Green told Stabroek Sport on Wednesday. 0

T&T hurdler to receive house, $$ for Worlds win

(Trinidad Express)  “It’s amazing.” This was the response of Trinidad and Tobago’s 400-metres hurdler Jehue Gordon to Thursday’s announcement by Minister of Sport Anil Roberts that he would be the recipient of the Chaconia Gold Medal as a reward for bringing glory to T&T with his gold medal run at the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow, Russia, earlier this month. 0