The qualifying tournament for the National Senior Chess Championships is set to start tomorrow at the Keishar’s Sports Club on Hadfield Street.
NEW DELHI, (Reuters) – After a pre-event crisis and the organisational blunders of the first few days made way for a fine festival of sport, Delhi will perhaps be remembered as the Commonwealth Games that were not as bad as expected.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – After using his famed digits to publicly criticise captain Ricky Ponting on Twitter during Australia’s test loss to India on Wednesday, Shane Warne has proffered them to help embattled spinner Nathan Hauritz get his groove back.
SHANGHAI, (Reuters) – Swiss maestro Roger Federer sliced through fifth seed Robin Soderling with a 6-1 6-1 victory to reach the Shanghai Masters semi-finals yesterday.
(BBC) Liverpool’s former co-owner Tom Hicks says he is devastated after claiming the club was wrestled from him in an “epic swindle”.
President of the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) Lionel Jaikaran said he is no closer to knowing the future of the GCC six months after he and executives from the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) held talks with the government on a possible merger.
Ron Motilall is the new leader of the Guyana Chess Federation Closed junior national chess championships following fifth round action on Wednesday at the Keishar’s Sports Club.
FALMOUTH, Jamaica, CMC – Darren Bravo struck the first hundred of this year’s WICB Regional One-day competition to trump a resolute innings from Floyd Reifer, and lead reigning champions Trinidad & Tobago to an eight-wicket victory yesterday.
KARACHI, (Reuters) – Former Pakistan captain Imran Khan has called for an overhaul of the country’s cricket set-up after the ICC warned the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to improve its governance and enforce anti-corruption measures.
The National Park circuit comes alive once again this weekend with the staging of the 8th Annual Hand-in-Hand Fire and Life Insurance Company Limited 11-Race Cycle Programme tomorrow.
The fourth edition of the annual Fruta Conquerors organized Namilco Knockout Football Festival was officially launched in the boardroom of the National Milling Company and kicks off on Saturday, October 23 at the Tucville Playfield.
Guyana ended the XIX Commonwealth Games in New Delhi, India, with one medal and on another disappointing note after cyclist Marlon ‘Fishy’ Williams finished 33rd in the Men’s Individual Time Trials yesterday on the Noida Expressway.
Heats for the 100m and 200m races were a major part of day one at the East Georgetown District Champion of Champions inter-school meet yesterday at the GCC ground, Bourda, but the announcement of the boys under-20 200m as a finals sent the day’s excitement to a dazzling peak.
(Reuters) – Final medal table at the 19th Commonwealth Games, which closed in Delhi Yesterday.
FALMOUTH, Jamaica, CMC – Jamaica’s recent fickle weather upstaged a half-century from national captain Chris Gayle and steady spin bowling from Nikita Miller and Odean Brown to hand Windward Islands a five-wicket, upset victory when this year’s WICB Regional One-day competition opened yesterday.
With commanding wins in the 100m and 200m events of the girls under-16 category, nationals athlete Kimberley McIntyre was the highlight of the day at the Wales Community Centre on Wednesday at one of the Inter-schools Championships of the West Demerara district.
The eighth edition of the annual All-Star Weekend was launched yesterday by the events promotion group Wildfire Entertainment (WE) at the home of WE’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Jonathan Beepat in Bel Air Springs.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Unruffled composure over two decades, in the face of the world’s most hostile attacks and the frenzied demands of a celebrity-fixated society, confirms the true greatness of Sachin Tendulkar.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – After enduring two stinging test defeats in India, Ricky Ponting will return home with questions about Australia’s form and his captaincy ringing in his ears a month before the Ashes start.
SHANGHAI, (Reuters) – Exhausted world number one Rafa Nadal suffered a surprise 6-1 3-6 6-3 defeat by Austria’s Juergen Melzer in the third round of the Shanghai Masters yesterday, while Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray marched on.
NEW DELHI, Oct 14 (Reuters) – Delhi put on a second flawless spectacle of song and dance yesterday to close the Commonwealth Games on a high after at one stage threatening to become a national embarrassment to India.
POTCHEFSTROOM, South Africa, CMC – Stacy-Ann King’s handy all-round performance helped West Indies Women to a six-wicket victory over South Africa Women in the Twenty20 competition in the ICC Women’s World Challenge yesterday.
By Marlon Munroe World-ranked Guyanese boxer Leon ‘Hurry Up’ Moore has won 78 percent of his fights by the TKO route and now he wants to enrich his legacy by also being a promoter.
DHAKA, (Reuters) – Shakib Al Hasan produced a brilliant all-round performance in the fourth one-day international against New Zealand yesterday to help Bangladesh to a maiden series victory over top-flight opposition.
Local boxers ink contracts for November 6 card; Judah, O’Neil and London addedLocal boxers signed their contracts yesterday at the Princess Hotel amidst sweeping changes to the original roster.