Jaguars defeat Pitbulls by five wickets

The East Coast Demerara Jaguars defeated the Georgetown Pitbulls by five wickets at the Guyana National Stadium Sunday night in the  supporting game of the Guyana/ Trinidad and Tobago encounter.

Angry Pakistanis pelt donkeys in protest at fixing

KARACHI, (Reuters) – Protesters in the eastern city  of Lahore slapped donkeys with shoes and pelted them with rotten  tomatoes yesterday to vent their anger at the latest Pakistani  cricket fixing scandal.

BMX riders to test new skills on Saturday

Cyclists in the 34th annual ‘Teach Them Young’  coaching programme will once again be putting their newly-acquired skills to the test at a race meet on Saturday around the inner circle of the National Park.

Police investigation will focus on currency notes

(Cricinfo) Investigators will focus on the currency notes handed over by the News Of The World (NOTW) to Mazhar Majeed as they look for evidence of spot fixing in the Lord’s Test involving Pakistani cricketers.

Defeat avenged! 3

—Guyana’s Twenty20 cricket teamturns in fine all round display to defeat Trinidad by 49 runs in the second and final encounter By Marlon Munroe It was an all-round display that inspired hope that the Guyana team is ready for the Airtel Champions League T20 tournament in South Africa next month.

Turnovers, free throw shooting cost Guyana

—National coach Bobby Cadogan says local basketball players need to work on their fundamentals By Floyd Christie Coach of the President’s XII basketball team Robert ‘Bobby’ Cadogan said yesterday he was dissatisfied with the performance of the team which crashed to a 0-3 defeat against the Washington-based DC Jammers team recently.

Young Achievers top TCVT preliminary rounds

Young Achievers volleyball team finished on top of the points table as the preliminary rounds of the True Champions Volleyball Tournament (TCVT) concluded Saturday at the GuySuCo Training Centre, Port Mourant, Berbice.

Walker walks off with Kings Jewellery Medal Play top prize

The weather was perfect, the scores were excellent with five players ending on net scores of 68 but in the end, William Walker clinched the winner’s prize at   King’s Jewellery World Medal Play golf tournament last Saturday at the Lusignan Golf Course, East Coast Demerara.

Pakistan lose by record margin

—Corruption allegations overshadow game LONDON,  (Reuters) – England completed a crushing  innings and 225 run victory over Pakistan in the fourth and  final test at Lord’s yesterday on a morning overshadowed by  corruption allegations.

Germany stun Serbia, U.S. march on 1

ISTANBUL, (Reuters) – A weakened German team, missing  their talismanic NBA forward Dirk Nowitzki, produced the shock  of the world championship yesterday with an 82-81 win over  Serbia after two overtime periods.

Hamilton seizes F1 title lead from Webber

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium, (Reuters) – McLaren’s  Lewis Hamilton won a chaotic and thrilling Belgian Grand Prix to  seize back the Formula One championship lead from Red Bull’s  Mark Webber yesterday.

Liverpool wins, Manchester City loses

LONDON, (Reuters) – Fernando Torres scored his first  goal in 10 games when he volleyed the winner as Liverpool  kick-started their Premier League campaign with a 1-0 win over  West Bromwich Albion at Anfield yesterday.

Trinidad draw first blood 2

By Marlon Munroe Guyana lost by nine runs to Trinidad & Tobago last evening at the Guyana National Stadium in their first warm up match before the Airtel Champions League T20 Championships in South Africa next month.

Moses gains unanimous decision over Warde

By Marlon Munroe In a match-up of unequal proportions in the feature event of the seventh Pro-Am card Mandessa Moses fought to a unanimous decision over Sharon ‘Stone’ Warde at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall (CASH) on Friday night.

B/ce Titans romp to easy win over New Line Cavaliers

By Marlon Munroe Their big name players played for the national side last night yet the Berbice Titans skittled out the New Line Cavaliers for a meagre 79 runs at the Guyana National Stadium last evening.

England on verge of series win at Lord’s

LONDON, (Reuters) – England swept the feeble Pakistan  batting aside yesterday to move within sight of a series  victory after a spirited comeback in the fourth and final test  at Lord’s.

Darts players in action today

A number of top darts players will be in action today when the Guyana Darts Association in partnership with Mark’s Darts Club OF 72 Brummel Place, Stabroek stages their darts tournament.

Pakistan players questioned after fixing arrest

KARACHI, (Reuters) – Pakistan team manager Yawar Saeed has confirmed that Scotland Yard police officials had  questioned him and several players in connection with match  fixing allegations during the Lord’s test.