Sports

Hikers win U21 title

— Star Party Rentals hockey tourney

Hikers Hockey Club won the boys U21 divisional title, overcoming the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) 6-3 when the Star Party Rental’s National Junior Indoor Hockey tournament concluded at the National Gymnasium on Mandela Avenue yesterday.

Defending champs Marian Academy ousted by F. E Pollard

— Courts/Banks DIH Pee Wee football

Tucville Primary crushed J.E. Burnham Primary 4-0 when the fourth round of the Petra Organization/Courts Guyana in collaboration with Banks DIH Limited Pee Wee U11 football tourney commenced at the Thirst Park ground on Saturday.

Colts fly past Suriname’s Yellowbirds

Shelroy Thomas (No.15) going up for a layup while Jahmal Henar (No.11) of Yellowbirds looks on.

Colts Basketball Club defeated Suriname Yellowbirds 48-39 when action in the Georgetown Amateur Basketball Association (GABA) Goodwill Tournament concluded on Friday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall on Homestretch Avenue.

Jamaica hammers St Kitts in CFU Women’s U-20

KINGSTON, Jamaica,  CMC – Jamaica put St. Kitts and Nevis to the sword by 11 goals to nil, while the Dominican Republic defeated Suriname 3-0 to secure three points each in their encounters in Group “B” of the inaugural Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Women’s Under-20 Finals played at the Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex on Saturday.

Basketball teams suffer mixed fortunes

Action during the Suriname/Guyana male basketball game Saturday. (Orlando Charles photo)

From Emmerson Campbell in Suriname Guyana’s basketball teams suffered mixed fortunes Saturday night as the  Inter Guiana Games (IGG) continued at the Ismay van Wilgen Sporthal here in Paramaribo, Suriname.

Guyana dominate Suriname at track and field

Guyana’s sprint ace, Kevin Abensettes celebrates after claiming a narrow victory ahead of Suriname’s Risingi Resida in the men’s 100m yesterday at the Andre Kamperveen Stadium here in Suriname. (Orlando Charles photo)

From Emmerson Campbell in Suriname  The gusts whipping through the Andre Kamperveen Stadium here in Suriname yesterday was Guyana’s biggest competition as the visitors dominated the host on day one of the Track and Field segment of the Inter Guiana Games (IGG).

Series squared!

Young Windies level series 3-3 after Hetemeyer’s brilliant 65; set stage for mouth-watering final

Shimron Hetemyer on the attack during his innings of 62

From Clifton Ross at Albion   Contrasting half-centuries from Shimron Hetemyer and Fabian Allen allowed West Indies to level the seven match Under-19 One Day International series 3-3, after a 36-run win over compatriots Bangladesh at the Albion Sports Complex ground, yesterday.

The Tendulkar-Lara question

Tony Cozier

By Tony Cozier THE imminent retirement of Sachin Tendulkar after 24 years accumulating more runs and more hundreds in more international matches than any cricketer in history has revived the constant debate over who is the greatest batsman of his generation.