Plaisance Guardians and University of Guyana [UG] Trojans, secured wins in the U23 section, when the Georgetown Amateur Basketball Association [GABA] ‘League Championship’ continued on Saturday.
(Trinidad Guardian) It has been confirmed, T&T will get its third Olympic gold medal.
Half centuries from Tagenarine Chanderpaul, Clinton Pestano and Christopher Barnwell cemented Guyana Jaguars’ dominance of their first round clash against Windward Island Volcanoes with a lead of 294 runs heading into the final day of the first round of the Cricket West Indies Regional Four-Day tournament needing eight wickets to win.
Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) were spurred to a controlling position against Police Sports Club on the back of a six-wicket haul from Bernard Bailey on day one of the Georgetown Cricket Association/Noble House Seafood two-day second division final at the GCC ground yesterday.
DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Stand-in skipper Rovman Powell believes West Indies can turn the page on their wretched Test series outing by flaunting their true Caribbean identity in the three-match One-Day International series starting here today.
It has been confirmed and reported that it was the Kashif & Shanghai (K&S) Organisation and not the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) that applied to ExxonMobil for sponsorship for the upcoming GFF/ExxonMobil International Futsal Competition.
Grove Hi-Tech, Agricola Red Triangle and Timehri Panthers triumphed over their opponents when the East Bank Football Association (EBFA)/Ralph Green Under-11 League continued yesterday at the Diamond Community Centre ground.
(Reuters) – Three world-class swimmers have filed a lawsuit in the United States, challenging what they allege is the monopoly world governing body FINA has over the control of international competitions.
Defending champion Georgetown Police and No. 5 village secured contrasting wins when the second annual GT-Beer 8-a-side Football Championship continued on Friday at the All-Saints ground.
A new champion will be crowned in the Smalta Girls Pee Wee Football Championship after North Georgetown eliminated holder South Ruimveldt 1-0 in their semi-final clash yesterday at the Ministry of Education ground, Carifesta Avenue.
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) – Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane posted half-centuries in a telling 87-run stand to help propel India to an ominous 275-run lead at lunch on day four of the first test today.
BUENOS AIRES, (Reuters) – Boca Juniors’ last-minute attempt to suspend today’s Copa Libertadores final against River Plate was rejected by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) yesterday, clearing the way for the decisive match to take place in Madrid.
PARIS, (Reuters) – The United States will be favourites to lift a record fourth Women’s World Cup following the draw for next year’s tournament yesterday, while hosts France play the opening match against South Korea in Paris on June 7.
-as Allicock, McKenzie, Niles, Farley win on night two Guyana’s dominance of the Caribbean Boxing Championships (CBC) continued last night at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall and the locals are poised to regain the coveted country trophy.
(Jamaica Observer) KINGSTON, Jamaica – Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport Olivia Grange has likened West Indies cricket to an element of cultural heritage that is in danger and in need of protection.
ST PETERSBURG, Russia, (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton looked forward to more success with Mercedes after collecting his fifth Formula One world champion’s trophy at the governing FIA’s gala awards yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Cricketers Ben Stokes and Alex Hales were fined yesterday for their involvement in a nightclub altercation but were cleared to play for England after match bans were either suspended or declared served.
DUBLIN, Ireland, CMC – West Indies have been confirmed to play in Ireland next summer, as part of a major international men’s schedule in which 16 international fixtures will be played around Ireland in 2019.
A four- wicket haul from Clinton Pestano and a half century from Leon Johnson saw the Guyana Jaguars in control of their first-round clash yesterday against Windward Island Volcanoes after establishing a 152-run lead at the end of day two of the Cricket West Indies Regional four-day first round at the Darren Sammy Stadium, St.
ADELAIDE, (Reuters) – Australia were bowled out for 235 before lunch on day three of the series-opening test last night, leaving India with a 15-run first innings lead.
(Reuters) – New Zealand dismissed Pakistan for 156 in their second innings to seal a 123-run victory and a 2-1 series triumph on day five of the third and final test in Abu Dhabi yesterday.
The Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) on Wednesday evening hosted a year-end award, the first under President Roger Harper’s current tenure to reward its players for stellar performance this year.
Several players from Den Amstel FC have threatened to boycott the Stag Beer Super 16 Year-end Football Championship if they are not paid monies and matchday stipends owed by the Guyana Football Federation [GFF} for the concluded Elite League.
Guyana’s male and female hockey teams are tentatively scheduled to visit Canada in 2019, a move which will ensure the continuity of the sport’s development in Guyana.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – After missing the T20I series India due to injury, West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell says he is working on recovering in time to compete in the 2019 Men’s Cricket World Cup in England.
(Reuters) – The World Boxing Council has given its approval for a “direct rematch” between its heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder of the United States and Britain’s Tyson Fury, who fought to a draw in Los Angeles last weekend.
A half century from West Indies test player, Vishaul Singh was the backbone of Guyana’s innings on the opening day of their clash yesterday against Windward Islands Volcanoes who are trailing by 192 runs at the Darren Sammy Stadium in St.
The Caribbean Boxing Championships got off to an explosive start last night at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall with the host winning five of the six international bouts on the 10-fight card.
ADELAIDE (Reuters) – Ishant Sharma and Ravichandran Ashwin removed Australia’s openers to leave the home side vulnerable at 57 for two at lunch on day two of the first test yesterday after India were bowled out for 250 underpinned by a century from Cheteshwar Pujara.
Guyana’s hopes of qualifying for their maiden CONCACAF Gold Cup received a timely boost, as the regional confederation has sanctioned the Barbados FA for fielding ineligible players during the team’s matchup in the Nations League.
Georgetown Football Club [GFC] and Northern Rangers will contest the finale of the Turbo Knockout Football Championship, following semi-final wins yesterday at the Ministry of Education ground, Carifesta Avenue.
LONDON, CMC — Three months after he announced his resignation as West Indies head coach, Stuart Law has been reflecting on his tenure at the regional side, pointing to the Windies’ first Test victory over England in 17 years as the highlight of his tenure.
KINGSTON, Jamaica CMC – Two years after making his international debut, Jamaican all-rounder Rovman Powell has been appointed to captain the West Indies in the upcoming three-match One-Day International series in Bangladesh.
Berbice duo, Kelvin Umroa and Kevlon Anderson have been selected as part of a quartet of Guyanese to take part in a West Indies under-19 training camp scheduled to begin next Monday.
The provisional squads for Georgetown, East Coast and Linden All-Stars respectively for the impending Kashif and Shanghai coordinated, ExxonMobil International Futsal Festival, were officially released on Wednesday.
(Reuters) – Skipper Kane Williamson cracked an unbeaten century as New Zealand took a valuable 198-run lead against Pakistan on day four of the third and final test in Abu Dhabi yesterday.
CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) – South Africa have named uncapped middle-order batsman Zubayr Hamza and fast bowler Duanne Olivier in their squad for the three-test home series against Pakistan starting in Pretoria on Boxing Day.
DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Hundreds by Tamim Iqbal and Soumya Sarkar trumped half-centuries from Shai Hope and Roston Chase, as West Indies lost their tour match by 51 runs under Duckworth-Lewis-Stern here yesterday.
The reigning Caribbean under–21 table tennis champion, Shemar Britton has expressed his bliss after he served his way to another senior table tennis title in Trinidad and Tobago.
Despite returning from their disastrous CONCACAF U20 Men’s Championship in Florida on November 11th, some of the Golden Jaguars management staff are still owed stipends by the Guyana Football Federation [GFF].
Guyana Football Federation [GFF] President Wayne Forde says that a decision is forthcoming on the report by the Commission of Inquiry [COI] into the allegations of sexual harassment of female referees.
The Guyana Football Federation [GFF], conducted its official tournament draw yesterday at their Section-K Campbellville office, for the Stag Beer Super 16 Football Championship.
BRIDGETOWN, CMC West Indies veteran Larry Gomes, has added his voice to the latest round of criticism levelled against the Caribbean side following their recent defeats in Bangladesh and India.
President of the Guyana Hockey Board (GHB), Philip Fernandes, has praised the local contingent for their outstanding performance at the recently concluded, Diamond Mineral Water Indoor Hockey Tournament.
In excess of 70 of the Region’s best boxers from 12 territories will do battle from tonight in the annual Caribbean Boxing Championships.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Former Trinidad and Tobago and West Indies wicketkeeper, David Williams, has described as a shame, the recent performance by the West Indies team in Bangladesh.
DHAKA, CMC – Strokemaker Shai Hope believes West Indies can turn the page on their nightmare Test series against Bangladesh with a good showing in the upcoming one-day series but says the Caribbean side will have to show more consistency.
(Reuters) – Centuries by Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq helped Pakistan overhaul New Zealand’s total of 274 but a lower-order collapse saw their lead restricted to 74 on day three of the third and final test in Abu Dhabi yesterday.
As the Guyana Jaguars embark on their quest for a record-levelling fifth consecutive Cricket West Indies Regional Four-Day title, consistency and continued domination are the key focus points for the defending champions.