Royston Alkins

Junior CASA career has been a fairytale

- ‘My junior CASA career has been a fairytale with squash as my Prince Charming and Coach Carl Ince, my Fairy Godfather’ – squash champ Mary Fung-a-Fat

The aspirations of the petite, 23-year-old national and regional squash champion, Mary Fung-A-Fat, was to simply live a childhood dream of ‘going pro.’ On September 18, Mary participated in her debut match as a full-time pro at the 2017 Nash Cup tournament in London, Ontario, Canada where she gave a solid account of herself despite dropping her match against her English counterpart.

Essequibo leads the pack

2017 GCB/Jaguars 3- Day Franchise League 

– fourth round begins today Essequibo heads into the fourth round of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Jaguars Three-Day Franchise League as leaders of the points table and are focused on remaining at the top, according to their assistant coach Ryan Hercules.

Rain prevents thrilling end in E’bo, East Bank encounter 

—Lower Corentyne, West Demerara earn third-round victories

Rain had the final say in an exciting encounter between Essequibo and East Bank as the umpires were forced to call time on the match ruling that the outfield was not suitable for play after the rains came 30 minutes before the luncheon interval on day – three at the Everest Cricket Club ground Camp Road yesterday.

Gajanand eyes return to Regional 4-Day cricket

Gifted middle order batsman, Gajanand Singh has candidly expressed his desire to rekindle his first class career, fully understanding that he needs to score heavily in the ongoing Guyana Cricket Board/ Jaguars Franchise League in order to stake a claim for his return to the National side.

Griffith lays out blueprint for national selection

- Batsmen need to score big, bowlers must show consistency 

The 2017 – 2018 regional first class session is upon us and a number of locally based players are anxious to perform for their franchise in the ongoing Jaguars Three Day franchise league to either retain their place, or earn a spot to represent the three-time Defending Champions, the Guyana Jaguars.

West Demerara crush East Coast by an innings and 182 runs

Off – spinner Richie Looknaught and seamer Romario Shepherd combined to capture six wickets and hand East Coast an innings and 182 runs mauling on the final morning of their clash against West Demerara in Guyana Cricket Board (GCB)/ Jaguars franchise league at the Tushchen Sports Club ground, yesterday.

Lewis keen on using stint in Guyana to develop game

-says he is impressed with Guyana’s cricket structure 

Jamaica and former West Indies U19 captain, Ramaal Lewis, says he is keen on using his stint here in Guyana to further develop his game while also aiming to use the Guyana Cricket Board/Jaguar’s three – day league to impress enough with the aim of adding to his lone first – class match which he played nearly two years ago.

Chanderpaul, Imlach stroke centuries as East Bank toil

-Shepherd, Ali – Mohammed showcase all-round abilities 

Centuries from former West Indies U19 batsmen Tagenarine Chanderpaul and Tevin Imlach highlighted day two of the second round of the Guyana Cricket Board/Jaguars three–day franchise league competition at the Tuschen Sports Club Ground, yesterday.

Lewis, Barnwell power G/Town to five-wicket win over L/Corentyne 

Experienced first class all-rounder, Christopher Barnwell recorded a pugnacious second innings fifty, his second of the match to power Georgetown to a five-wicket victory over Lower Corentyne in the latest round of the Guyana Cricket Board/Jaguars three- day franchise league at the Lusignan Community Centre Ground, East Coast Demerara, yesterday.

WI U15 Captain eyes U-19 spot

…following successful tour in England

West Indies Under – 15 captain, Sachin Singh, who recently returned from a tour of the United Kingdom where he led the Caribbean side to five wins out of their eight matches, has suggested that the experience playing in England will further develop his game.

Successful U-19 cricketers return

- Perez, Nedd and Yadram cop individual awards

National Under–19 captain, Ronaldo Ali–Mohammed has hailed his side’s efforts after capturing the Regional Under–19 one –day and three day tournaments in St Kitts, calling  it a great feeling shortly after landing in Guyana at the Eugene F.

Everest defeats GCC by nine wickets 

GCA two-day first-division competition…

Everest Cricket Club (ECC) yesterday defeated the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) by nine wickets on the final day of the Star Party Rental/Trophy Stall GCA first-division, two-day competition at the GCC Bourda cricket ground.

Everest ahead of GCC on the first innings after day one

GCA two-day first-division competition…

  – Khan, Chanderpaul and Hemraj grind GCC   The Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC), batting a second time on day one of the Star Party Rental/Trophy Stall Georgetown Cricket Association(GCA) first-division, two-day competition, ended the day on 19 without loss, trailing Everest Cricket Club (ECC) by 123 runs at the GCC Bourda cricket ground, yesterday.

Barbados defeats Guyana in opener

Regional Blind Cricket tournament

Host Guyana went down to Barbados by four wickets in the opening match of the 10th West Indies Cricket Council for the Blind  cricket tournament for the visually impaired,  yesterday at the Malteenoes Sports Club (MSC) ground.

Warriors blitz Stars

-spinners, Mohammed shine

A resurgent Guyana Amazon Warriors side completed a comprehensive seven wickets victory over the out-of-sorts St Lucia Stars to cruise to their second consecutive home win in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence, last evening.

Warriors stay alive with four-wicket win over Tridents 

-Walton’s 92 overshadows Smith’s century 

Guyana Amazon Warriors completed a last over four- wicket victory over the Barbados Tridents to keep their chances of qualifying for the playoffs alive in this edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) on the back of opener, Chadwick Walton at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence, last evening.

Knightriders crush Warriors by seven wickets

- horror run continues

The Guyana Amazon Warriors’ horror run in this year’s edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) continued yesterday, as they crumbled to yet another defeat, this time falling by seven wickets to top of the table Trinbago Knightriders at the Guyana National Stadium, Providence.