There is a poem written by Sandra Haight named the ‘The Gift of Time’ which states “The giving of time is a special gift.”
During the finale of the ‘Nationals’ last Friday at the National Track and Field Centre, special gifts of timepieces were given to athletes from various districts . In the presence of Minister of Social Cohesion, Dr. George Norton and others, members of the Guyana Community of Service presented 90 watches to the student/athletes.
The act of benediction was lauded by the teachers, President of the GTU, Mark Lyte, the students and the Minister.
A maiden unbeaten century from Guyana Jaguars’ wicket keeper batsman Anthony Bramble, placed the hosts in a position of comfort at stumps last evening, the first day of their seventh-round encounter against the Leeward Islands Hurricanes at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence Jaguars end the night on 276 – 8 The day/night encounter began with the hosts winning the toss and electing to bat.
By Statistician Charwayne Walker Grenadian Emmanuel Stewart, who led the West Indies Under-19 team earlier this year to South Africa and Zimbabwe, created history by becoming the first player from the Windward Islands to captain the West Indies at this level.
Taylor Fernandes and Daniel Islam secured contrasting wins in the Category-A section, when the Farfan and Mendes Junior Skill Level Squash Championship, continued on Wednesday.
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