Ganesh a part of Boyce/Jefford Relay Festival

Ganesh Parts, the sole distributors of Bridgestone Tyres in Guyana, has become the latest sponsor of the Boyce & Jefford Relay Festival and Family Fun Day scheduled for Sunday at the Police Sports Club Ground, Eve Leary.

GRFU B Division final set for Sunday

The Guyana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) has rolled out a calendar of activities which includes tournaments, training sessions and a summer camp.

NSC to sponsor bocce tournament

The National Sports Commission will once again be sponsoring the Annual Senior Citizens Bocce Tournament, scheduled to be staged at the National Gymnasium commencing 09:30h on Saturday.

Late goal sends T&T to first defeat in six outings

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Jesus “Chuito” Gonzalez marked his debut for Panama with a dramatic late winner as Panama edged Trinidad and Tobago 1-0 in their international friendly here Tuesday night.

Rashid will have big impact on IPL, says Moody

MUMBAI (Reuters) – “Unique” Afghan leg spinner Rashid Khan will have a major impact on this year’s Indian Premier League for the Hyderabad franchise, coach Tom Moody has predicted.

Nadal strolls past Bedene

MONTE CARLO (Reuters) – World number one Rafa Nadal launched his bid for an 11th Monte Carlo Masters title with a 6-1 6-3 second-round victory over Slovenia’s Alijaz Bedene as Novak Djokovic overcame a late wobble to see off Borna Coric yesterday.

Ramdin still eyeing Test recall following T20 retention

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Seasoned wicketkeeper/batsman Denesh Ramdin says he is still hopeful of making a Test comeback, especially after being retained in the West Indies Twenty20 squad for the Rest of the World XI fixture in London next month.

Narine fireworks help take KKR top

JAIPUR, India, CMC – Sunil Narine missed out with the ball but cashed in with the bat, as he helped Kolkata Knight Riders climb to the top of the Indian Premier League standings with a seven-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals here Wednesday.

Umroa spins Berbice past Demerara

- Nedd, Dick among wickets in losing cause

A superb spell of left-arm spin bowling from Kelvin Umroa spearheaded an eight-wicket win for Berbice over defending champions, Demerara in second round action of the Hand-in-Hand Mutual Fire and Life Insurance/Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) U19 Inter-County three-day competition at Lusignan, yesterday.

Fraser-Pryce eyeing elite company on return

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Former World and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce says becoming only the fourth woman to go below 10.70 seconds in the 100 metres, is one of the major driving forces behind her return to track and field.

Edwards demolishes Worcestershire after county cap honour

SOUTHAMPTON, England, CMC – Ex-West Indies speedster Fidel Edwards celebrated receiving his county cap by grabbing three wickets on Monday’s final day as he helped  Hampshire to a 196-run crushing of Worcestershire in their opening County Championship fixture.

Director of Sport suspends Futsal matches at the National Gymnasium

Following the abrupt end to the Petra Organization/Corona Futsal finale on April 14th between Sparta Boss and Bent Street owing to gunshots being discharged inside the National Gymnasium, Director of Sports Christopher Jones, has revealed that all Futsal tournaments have been suspended until further notice.

BCB, Ansa McAl launch Sky Vodka T20 tournament

The Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) has maintained its promise of regular cricket in the Ancient County with its collaboration with Ansa McAl Trading Limited to stage the Sky Vodka T20 tournament.

Corriverton Links, NA United secure easy wins

—Frank Watson Memorial U15 league

Corriverton Links, New Amsterdam (NA) United and Cougars secured easy wins when the Berbice leg of the Frank Watson Memorial U15 League continued Sunday at the Esplanade Ground in New Amsterdam.

Tahir ready to bring celebrations to Hero CPL

Imran Tahir is currently playing for the Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League, and was hugely successful for the Multan Sultans at the Pakistan Super League. 

Wade lights it up, helps Heat even series vs. 76ers

(Reuters) Dwyane Wade scored 28 points off the bench in just 26 minutes, and the Miami Heat held off a late run to defeat the host Philadelphia 76ers 113-103 Monday night in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference first-round series at the Wells Fargo Center.

Warriors pull away for 2-0 lead on Spurs

(Reuters) Klay Thompson scored six consecutive points early in the fourth quarter, two on free throws that resulted from a clear-path foul, helping the Golden State Warriors break away from the San Antonio Spurs en route to a 116-101 victory in Game 2 of the Western Conference quarterfinals Monday night in Oakland, California.

Government ponders reward for history-making Spencer

CASTRIES, St Lucia, CMC – Sports Minister Fortuna Belrose says government is mulling over an appropriate reward for jumper Levern Spencer, who won the country’s first-ever gold medal at the Commonweath Games in Australia last weekend.

Mumbai Indians defeat RCB for first win

IPL 2018…..

MUMBAI, India, CMC – West Indies opener Evin Lewis stroked his maiden half-century of the Indian Premier League as Mumbai Indians brushed aside Royal Challengers Bangalore by 46 runs here yesterday, to register their first win of the tournament.

Under-strength Barca survive Celta fightback to stay unbeaten

(Reuters) – Runaway La Liga leaders Barcelona held on to draw 2-2 at Celta Vigo yesterday with a much-changed side as they survived having Sergi Roberto sent off late in the second half to preserve their unbeaten league record this season.

Presidential Guard crowned champs

-Police Commissioner’s Cup Inter Division T20 competition

Presidential Guard (PG) were crowned champions of the fourth Police Commissioner’s Cup T20 Inter-Division competition Sunday after defeating Headquarters (HQ) by 48 runs in the final at the Police Sports Club ground, Eve Leary.

Sir Hilary urges ICC to sit down with CARICOM

KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Renowned regional academic Professor Sir Hilary Beckles said it was critical cricket’s world governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC)  heeded the call of the Caribbean community, in helping to solve the governance crisis in West Indies cricket.