Barnwell hammers scorching century to propel DCC past Everest

-Perez among the runs, Motie displays all-round ability 

Christopher Barnwell smashed a belligerent century to power the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) to a commanding eight-win over the Everest Cricket Club (ECC) in their Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA)/GISE/Star Party Rental/Trophy Stall first-division, two-day encounter on the final day at the DCC ground, yesterday.

Pedro nets hat trick as Gold is Money mauls Alexander Village

Sparta Boss, Gold is Money, Tiger Bay and Leopold Street sealed their berths to the quarterfinal round following round of 16 wins, when the Petra Organization Futsal Championship continued on Saturday at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue.

Table-toppers Zimbabwe run into Windies in high-stakes clash

—The two teams are in the top three on the Super Sixes table, and know that the outcome of this game could have a big impact on their immediate future

(ICC) On six occasions in the past, starting all the way back in 1983 and stopping over in 1992, 1996, 2007 and 2015, these two teams have faced off in the ICC Cricket World Cup itself.

UG hands Ace Warriors innings defeat

The University of Guyana defeated Ace Warriors by 112 runs at the Gandhi Youth Organization ground Saturday in a match of the Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) Noble House Seafoods second-division, two-day tournament.

Third Class outclassed by GCC

The Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) yesterday outclassed Third Class winning by a 216-run margin in the Georgetown Cricket Association, New Building Society, second-division, limited-overs competition at the Police Sports Club ground Eve Leary.

Pakistan players likely to miss back half of CPL

Pakistan players will only be available for the first half of the 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) since they are scheduled to return home by August 26 for Asia Cup preparations.

Upsetters crush United 6-0 in U15 football

Diamond Upsetters, Herstelling Raiders and Timehri Panthers won their respective match-ups when the East Bank Demerara section of the Frank Watson Memorial U15 Football League, continued Saturday at the Timehri ground.

Defending ‘Screw’ Richmond Memorial champs win

Defending champion Christianburg/Wismar Secondary and Linden Foundation secured 3-1 wins over Harmony Secondary and the Private School Combined respectively, when the 10th Edward `Screw’ Richmond Memorial Football Championships continued on Friday.

Chandrika, Nedd highlight day one 

-Barnwell, Perez score fifties 

The Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) ended day one of their Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA)/GISE/Star Party Rental/Trophy Stall first division two-day encounter against Everest Cricket (ECC) on 194 – 6, trailing by 88 runs at  stumps at the DCC ground.

Sir Leon Lessons eliminate defending Milo champs

A new champion will be crowned in the Milo Secondary Schools football tournament after three-time defending champions Chase Academy was dethroned losing to Sir Leon Lessons  0-1  in the quarter-final round yesterday.

Tigers on top of GFF Elite League after NA United win

Western Tigers climbed atop the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) Elite League standings while Fruta Conquerors moved into the second position following contrasting wins on Friday at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) ground, Bourda.

MSC, GYO earn first innings points over GCC and GNIC respectively 

Malteenoes Sports Club (MSC), batting a second time, ended day one of their Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA)/GISE/Star Party Rental/Trophy Stall first-division, two-day encounter against the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) on seven without loss, earning a lead of 85 at Bourda.

Lukaku, Matic send lukewarm Man United into Cup semis

MANCHESTER, England, (Reuters) – Headers by Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic earned Manchester United an unconvincing 2-0 victory over Brighton and Hove Albion in a low-key FA Cup quarter-final played in freezing conditions yesterday.

Windies already eyeing World Cup success: Cameron

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Cricket West Indies president, Dave Cameron says the Caribbean side are using the ICC World Cup qualifiers in Zimbabwe to plot their capture of the showpiece in England next year.

Former England batsman Pietersen calls time on playing career

(Reuters) – Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen brought the curtain down on his playing career yesterday in a series of messages on social media after deciding not to travel with Quetta Gladiators to Lahore for their Pakistan Super League (PSL) playoff.

Barbados, T&T rivalry raise curtain on tournameant

ST JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC – Four-time champions Barbados will open the defence of their Regional Under-15 Championship title against arch-rivals Trinidad and Tobago, when the tournament bowls off in Jamaica later this month.

Bangladesh’s Shakib, Nurul fined following Friday fracas

COLOMBO, (Reuters) – Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan and reserve player Nurul Hasan have been fined 25 percent of their match fees and handed one demerit point each for code of conduct breaches during Friday’s ill-tempered Twenty20 international against Sri Lanka.

King, Mangru and Smith complete Level Three course

Former West Indies fast bowler Reon King, Bharat Mangru and Winston Smith are among the 25 coaches from the Caribbean who completed the recent Cricket West Indies (CWI) Level Three certification coaching course.