The highly-anticipated clash between energetic Young Warriors Cricket Club and Rose Hall Town Gizmos and Gadgets in the final of the Berbice Cricket Board/Ivan Madray 100-ball tournament will now be played in 2019 after overnight rains forced the match to be called off.
Team Guyana, Roraima Galacticos, Georgetown All-Stars and Caledonia AIA maintained their respective undefeated records, when the ExxonMobil International Futsal Festival continued on Friday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue.
The Trophy Stall of Bourda Market has thrown its support behind the Upper Demerara Football Association (UDFA) GT Beer year-end football tournament which concludes Tuesday.
Dominoes players in Georgetown and further afield are set to converge today at Lot A and B Durban Street and Cemetery Road to compete for lucrative cash prizes in the Team Thristy Fox competition.
A new champion will be crowned the Upper Demerara Football Association [UDFA] GT-Beer Championship after Eagles defeated defending champs Botofago on 6-5 sudden death penalty kicks in the semi-final round on Friday.
Scottsburg United, No. 66 Cricket Club and Radha Krishna Foundation Academy secured win last Saturday when the Trophy Stall Port Mourant/Upper Corentyne Cricket Association U19 -50 overs round-robin tournament continued with round four matches.
Buxton United will tackle Den Amstel in the Guyana Football Federation [GFF] ‘Stag Beer Super 16 final following unlikely semi-final wins over Fruta Conquerors and Western Tigers respectively on Friday.
Dominant Rose Hall Town Gizmos and Gadgets (RHTGG) will battle Young Warriors Cricket Club (YWCC) in the final of the Berbice Cricket Board Ivan Madray 100-ball tournament today in last match 2018.
PERTH, Australia, CMC – West Indies captain Stafanie Taylor had little impact as her Sydney Thunder lost their second match of the Women’s Big Bash League, with a six-wicket defeat to Perth Scorchers here yesterday.
If one were to ask the governing body of almost all the sporting disciplines about the struggle of getting sponsorship, they would all speak at length of the difficulties.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – India moved within two wickets of an emphatic victory in the third test after reducing Australia to 258 for eight at the close of day four yesterday as the home side’s batsmen suffered a familiar spate of failures.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Former Australia opening batsman Cameron Bancroft has been rushed back into the Perth Scorchers’ squad in the domestic ‘Big Bash’ Twenty20 competition following the expiry of his ban for ball-tampering yesterday.
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) – Concerted pressure from New Zealand’s bowling attack pushed them to the brink of victory in the second test against Sri Lanka at Hagley Oval in Christchurch yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Tottenham Hotspur suffered a setback in their final game of the year, conceding three goals in 18 second-half minutes to lose 3-1 to Wolverhampton Wanderers and blow the chance to put pressure on Liverpool at the top of the Premier League.
Anthony Davis scored a season-high 48 points and grabbed 17 rebounds as the host New Orleans Pelicans ended a five-game losing streak by beating the Dallas Mavericks 114-112 on Friday night.
Due to financial constraints, the year 2018 was not by any means a banner year for the local bodybuilding federation and its athletes.
The Guyana Badminton Association (GBA) is satisfied with its achievements for 2018. So says president of that association Gokarn Ramdhani.
A splendid six-wicket haul from left-arm spinnner Gourav Ramesh allowed Albion to contain a dangerous Rose Hall Town Bakewell side to a manageable total and secure a two-wicket win in the Zone final of the Berbice Cricket Board 2019 Under-17 final at Hampshire yesterday.
Guyana’s national Table Tennis players, who participated in a one-month high-level training camp at the Hebei Zhengding Table Tennis Training Centre in China, have returned.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Barbados Pride are sweating on the availability of their full slate of international players for next week’s clash in the Regional four-day championship against reigning champions Guyana Jaguars at Kensington Oval.
MELBOURNE, Australia, CMC – Hobart Hurricanes head coach Adam Griffith has labelled Barbadian fast bowling sensation, Jofra Archer, as a match-winner and believes England would be “silly” not to pick him for the ICC World Cup at home next May.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC – Newly-appointed Jamaica Scorpions interim head coach, Robert Haynes, says one of his goals this season will be to revive the sense of “pride and honour” in representing the franchise.
(Reuters) – Tom Latham produced another masterful innings of patience and concentration as New Zealand turned the screw on Sri Lanka on the third day of the second test at Hagley Oval in Christchurch yesterday.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Rampaging paceman Jasprit Bumrah pummelled Australia with a six-wicket haul in the performance of his young career to put India in a commanding position on day three of the third test yesterday.
PRETORIA, (Reuters) – Hashim Amla struck an unbeaten half-century as South Africa brushed aside some early alarms to record a six wicket victory over Pakistan on day three of the first test at Centurion Park yesterday.
COLORADO SPRINGS, United States, CMC – Jamaican midfielders Shane Malcolm and Saeed Robinson, along with Trinidadian defender Jamal Jack, have been re-signed by Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC for the upcoming 2019 United Soccer League season.
Roraima Galacticos, Team Guyana and Trinidad and Tobago All-Stars secured contrasting wins, when the inaugural ExxonMobil International Futsal Festival commenced yesterday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Paceman Jasprit Bumrah claimed career-best figures of 6-33 as Australia were dismissed for 151 in their first innings after tea on day three of the third test today in reply to India’s declared total of 443 for seven.
(Reuters) – Trent Boult needed just 15 balls to change the complexion of the second test against Sri Lanka yesterday when the New Zealand seamer took six wickets in a devastating spell to ensure his side took complete control at Hagley Oval in Christchurch.
GUWAHATI, India, CMC – Legendary former West Indies captain, Sir Vivian Richards, has held out little hope of the Caribbean side winning next year’s ICC World Cup in England.
LeBron James did not travel to Sacramento for the Los Angeles Lakers’ game last night against the Kings.
Fruta Conquerors and Den Amstel clinched convincing quarterfinal wins over Milerock and Victoria Kings respectively, when the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) ‘Stag Beer Super 16 Championship’, continued on Wednesday.
Defending champions Botofago and Eagles earned their respective semi-final berths when the GT Beer Football Championship continued on Wednesday at the Mackenzie Sports Club ground, Linden.
Despite some flurries, the Guyana Boxing Association (GBA) came out a unanimous winner in the year 2018.
MILAN, (Reuters) – Inter Milan were ordered yesterday to play their next two home games behind closed doors after their supporters racially insulted Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly during Wednesday’s Serie A match at San Siro.
PRETORIA, (Reuters) – Seamer Duanne Olivier completed an 11-wicket match haul as South Africa roared back into contention in the first test by bowling Pakistan out for 190 in their second innings at the close of day two at Centurion Park yesterday.
MIAMI, CMC – CONCACAF will stage the official draw for the second Caribbean Club Shield in the New Year, as preparations enter high gear for the showpiece set for Curacao next April.
Ahead of the Cricket West Indies Regional Four-Day third round, the four-time defending champions, the Guyana Jaguars, have made three changes to the side.
(BBC) Cameron Bancroft has said David Warner told him to tamper with the ball during March’s Test between Australia and South Africa and he agreed because he wanted to “fit in and feel valued”.
LeBron James is day to day with his strained groin after the results of his MRI exam came back clean, according to multiple reports yesterday.
Captain of the senior Essequibo Franchise, Anthony Adams, has described 2018 as a “great year for Essequibo cricket” and said that he is keen on improving the franchise fortunes come next year.
A cricket team comprising married men only showed a team of bachelors who was boss after defeating them by three wickets in the Lusignan Community Centre Cricket Club’s Annual Boxing Day showdown.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago Red Force will be boosted for their third round match in the Regional four-day championship next week by the return of four West Indies players.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Cheteshwar Pujara and Virat Kohli combined to frustrate Australia for an entire session as India held the whip-hand at 215 for two at the close of a grinding opening day of the third test yesterday.
(Reuters) – Tim Southee rescued New Zealand with the bat then dragged his side back into the match with the ball after Sri Lanka’s Suranga Lakmal’s career-best figures had threatened to dominate the first day of the second test in Christchurch yesterday.
PRETORIA, (Reuters) – Dale Steyn became South Africa’s leading test wicket-taker and Duanne Olivier took career-best figures as Pakistan were bowled out for 181 on the opening day of the first test yesterday.
Kyrie Irving scored 40 points, including two three-pointers in the final two minutes of overtime, and the Boston Celtics overcame a five-point deficit in the extra session to defeat the visiting Philadelphia 76ers 121-114 on Tuesday.
The 76ers don’t know when Markelle Fultz might be ready to return to action, but Fultz’s agent is optimistic that the second-year guard will play for Philadelphia again this season.
(Reuters) – Brighton & Hove Albion came from a goal down to draw 1-1 with Arsenal in the Premier League yesterday and arrest a run of three straight defeats.
Dennis D’Andrade has been elected unopposed to the helm of the Upper Corentyne Cricket Association.