LONDON, (Reuters) - Former European champions Feyenoord suffered their worst defeat ever with a 10-0 loss to Dutch league leaders PSV Eindhoven yesterday .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Guyana’s Nigel Bryan emerged winner of the Cecil James Memorial Under-18 Open Junior tournament on Saturday at the Maloney Indoor Sport Arena .
The Guyana Telephone and Telegraph Limited sponsored National Indoor Hockey championships will bully off at 6pm tonight at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall .
Dominic Fraser registered another unblemished day Saturday as the Guyana Lawn Tennis Association (GLTA) Nigel’s Supermarket Junior Classic Tennis Tournament continued at the tennis courts of the Pegasus Hotel .
As part of its bi-monthly training programme the Guyana Canoe Federation (GCF) held another practice session at the Coverden Marina on Saturday .
MARGAO, India, (Reuters) - The third and final one-dayer between India and Australia yesterday was called off after steady rain over the past two days waterlogged the outfield, handing the hosts a 1-0 series win .
- Five wicket hauls for Bishun, Bourne, Ferrier and Barrington Spinners Totaram Bishun, Ranole Bourne, Deon Ferrier and Shemroy Barrington highlighted the second round of the Georgetown Cricket Association’s (GCA) First Division Heroes Cup with five-wicket hauls yesterday .
Seawall United scored an upset victory over Victoria Kings while Alpha continued down victory lane when the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) National Super League continued on Friday at the Georgetown Football Club Ground .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – World and Olympic sprint relay gold medalist Aleen Bailey is the 2010 winner of the Courtney Walsh Award for Excellence .
The in-word in West Indies cricket at the moment is “tough” .
Khain Singh with the maximum 16 games spearheaded `D’ Division to victory when the Guyana Police Force male and female Inter-Division dominoes competition continued recently .
Promoters of the upcoming All-Star Basketball Weekend received a significant boost from Giftland Office Max when they were presented with a number of trophies, basketballs and basketball nets at the company’s location on Water Street on Friday .
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KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistan pace bowler Mohammad Asif said yesterday he had withdrawn his appeal against a suspension for alleged spot-fixing next week in order to give his lawyers more time to prepare a detailed challenge .
Stockholm, (Reuters) - World number two Roger Federer overcame an early break of serve to defeat Croatian Ivan Ljubicic 7-6 6-2 in the semi-finals of the Stockholm Open yesterday .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Goals by Florent Malouda and Salomon Kalou helped Chelsea open a five-point gap at the top of the Premier League with a 2-0 victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers yesterday .
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) - Nine Australian athletes face the possibility of two-year bans after returning positive tests for the banned stimulant methylhexaneamine in a recent raft of testing by the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) .
LONDON, (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy’s brief flirtation with Europe’s second tier Challenge Tour proved less than successful yesterday with the world number nine ending tied for 12th at the Egyptian Open .
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - LeBron James and the Miami Heat may be the centerpiece of the NBA’s three-ring publicity circus, but it is the Los Angeles Lakers who experts feel are poised to win another championship .
The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and the Guyana Table Tennis Association (GTTA) launched the National Schools Table Tennis Programme yesterday by donating 22 brand new tennis tables to 22 schools in various administrative regions across Guyana .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Barbados defied a six-wicket haul from new West Indies fast bowling recruit Andre Russell, as they beat Jamaica by 58 runs to march into the final of the WICB One-Day Championship yesterday .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – A former West Indies captain believes Chris Gayle should have been asked to lead the regional team to Sri Lanka .
Former national swimmer Asantie Mickle yesterday lit up the University of Guyana Inter-Faculty Track and Field Championships yesterday at the Police Sports Club ground, Eve Leary .
MANCHESTER, England, (Reuters) - Wayne Rooney performed a stunning U-turn yesterday by signing a five-year contract to stay at Manchester United and end a week of bombshells with yet another shock .
KARACHI, (Reuters) - Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif has withdrawn his appeal against the suspension imposed on him by cricket’s governing body (ICC) over spot-fixing allegations .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – A West Indies Under-16 Invitational side will tour Australia next month where they will play seven matches against state sides and a two-day “Test” against the hosts .
BENONI, South Africa, (Reuters) - Centuries from JP Duminy and AB de Villiers propelled South Africa to the second biggest win in one-day internationals as they crushed Zimbabwe by 272 runs in the third and final match yesterday .
— company ploughs $300,000 into annual eventThe Kashif and Shanghai Organisation has received some $300,000 from Banks DIH Limited under the Powerade Isotonic Sports Drink brand for the staging of the annual Troy Humphrey and Samuel Barker memorial cycle race meeting at month-end .
Former national champion Norman Madhoo won tow of three categories of the Lake Mainstay Resort Darts Tournament on Sunday at Granny’s Sports Bar, Market Street, Better Hope .
MACOYA, Trinidad, CMC – Joe Public slumped to their fourth straight loss as they ended their CONCACAF Champions League campaign with a 1-4 home defeat to Columbus Crew at the Marvin Lee stadium here Thursday night .
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidadian cricket authorities were set to meet here Thursday in an emergency session to investigate the national side’s failed campaign in the WICB One-Day Championship .
The greatest soccer player of all-time, Pele, was born on this day in soccer history in 1940 .
The fourth annual Fruta Conquerors-organised Namilco Football Festival gets underway tonight at the Tucville Playfield with two matches .
Axed West Indies middle order batsman Ramnaresh Sarwan told Stabroek Sport yesterday that he has been getting mixed signals about his non-selection for the tour to Sri Lanka next month and this has prompted him to focus his energies on assisting the development of Guyana’s cricket .
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – The Leeward Islands tore up the formbooks as they upset the Windward Islands by four runs yesterday, to snatch a place in the final of the WICB One-Day Championship .
-criticises dropping of experienced playersGuyana captain Ramnaresh Sarwan has pinpointed inconsistency among reasons for the national team crashing out of another West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) 50-over tournament in the preliminary rounds and he also lamented the dropping of experienced playersSarwan, who has his own battles with the WICB at the moment, and manager Carl Moore related to Stabroek Sport yesterday that the team’s all-round performance in Jamaica was “disappointing” and the batting “poor” .