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Napoli get Benitez off to a flying start

(Reuters) – Napoli gave new coach Rafael Benitez a flying start when they beat Bologna 3-0 in their opening Serie A game on Sunday while predecessor Walter Mazzarri celebrated his first league game in charge of Inter Milan with a 2-0 win over Genoa. 0

CPL hailed a massive success

The Jamaica Tallawahs celebrate after their CPL victory (Photo courtesy of the CPL website)

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad,  CMC – The inaugural Limacol Caribbean Premier League has been hailed by organisers and players as a “massive success.” The tournament ended on Saturday night in front of a full house at the Queen’s Park Oval in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad with the Jamaica Tallawahs crowned as the champions after beating the Guyana Amazon Warriors by seven wickets with 15 balls in hand. 0

GTTA banking on youth for C/bean TT c/ships

Trenace Lowe

The Guyana Table Tennis Association (GTTA) last night confirmed the participation of representative men and women’s teams to the 55th senior Caribbean TT championships scheduled to serve off tomorrow morning at the Beausejour Indoor Stadium in St Lucia. 0

Shewdass could create history today

Gumendra Shewdass

Guyana’s Pan American Gold Medalist power lifter Gumendra Shewdas (Sub junior/U18) will taking to the World stage today at the World Championships in Killeen Texas USA where he is favoured to create history by winning the event. 0

Vettel stretches lead with Belgian victory

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium, (Reuters) – Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel stamped his authority on a processional Belgian Grand Prix yesterday to chalk up his fifth win in 11 races and stretch his overall lead to 46 points. 0

Gayle leads Jamaica Tallawahs to first Limacol CPL title

Chris Gayle

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad,  CMC – Another exhibition of power hitting by captain Chris Gayle and the consistent Andre Russell guided the Jamaica Tallawahs to a commanding seven wicket win over the Guyana Amazon Warriors that gave them the first hold of the Limacol Caribbean Premier League last night. 0