The official fixtures for the opening night in the Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ East Coast Demerara zone were released yesterday ahead of the event’s start on Friday at the Haslington Market Tarmac.
The Guyana Football Federation [GFF] has launched an investigation to ascertain the basis behind dismissed Head of Referees Department Stanley Lancaster, serving as a match official for the inaugural Linden Mayor’s Cup.
The Port Mourant Training Centre 1 (PMTC1) volleyball team and their female equals continued their joyride on the local volleyball circuit by capturing the male and female titles in the recently held ‘B’ division volleyball tournament at the Apprentice Training Centre in Berbice.
Saints Hockey Club (SHC) is in line to capture the Guyana Hockey Board (GHB) boys and girls’ Under -14 indoor development league, sponsored by Smalta and Icool water after the club secured four of eight semi-final spots in both categories.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – New Cricket West Indies president Ricky Skerritt’s plan to chart a new relationship with the organisers of the Caribbean Professional League has received the backing of former West Indies wicketkeeper David Williams.
Decorated Guyana Jaguars skipper Leon Johnson and his countryman Christopher Barnwell were among the batsmen to churn out runs in the ongoing Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) National League two-day competition at the weekend in the Twin Island Republic.
CHENNAI, India, CMC – An uncharacteristically, resolute half-century from Andre Russell and a tidy spell from fellow West Indies star Sunil Narine failed to inject a spark in the Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings claimed a seven-wicket victory in the Indian Premier League yesterday.
The Golden Jaguars will know their fate today when the official draw for the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup which is set for June 15th-July 7th, is staged in Los Angeles.
The annual Hamilton Green Inter-Ward 9-A-side Football Championship will resumes with the round of 16 stage on Sunday from 15:00hrs at the Den Amstel Community Centre ground.
Guyana’s top badminton players Narayan Ramdhani and Priyanna Ramdhani have qualified for the 2019 Pan Am Games to be held in Lima, Peru, in July-August.
MUMBAI, (Reuters) – West Indies are replete with match-winners but consistency will be key to their success in English conditions at this year’s World Cup, batting great Brian Lara has said.
CHANDIGARH, India, CMC – Talismanic West Indies left-handed opener Chris Gayle failed to ignite, but K.L.
Chanderpaul Ramraj and Andre Seepersaud yesterday spun Demerara to a nine-wicket win over Berbice in the opening round of the Bel-Air Rubis/ Guyana Cricket Board Inter-County U-17 tournament at the Georgetown Cricket Club ground, Bourda.
Fruta Conquerors secured their first point of the CONCACAF Caribbean Club Shield battling to a scoreless draw with Jong Holland on Sunday at the Ergilio Hato Stadium, Curacao.
The Guyana Hockey Board (GHB) Under-20 and second-division Developmental Leagues got underway Saturday with the staging of a number of matches at the weekend at the Saint Stanislaus College (SSC) ground.
The Muslim Youth Organisation (MYO) on Sunday defeated Ace Warriors by 10-wickets in the latest round of the Noble House Seafoods second-division two-day cricket competition at the MYO ground, Woolford Avenue.
Capital FC upset Botofago while Eagles United downed Topp XX in the quarterfinal round on Sunday in the inaugural Linden Mayors Cup Knockout Football championships.
TAMPA, Florida, CMC – Bermudian Zeiko Lewis and fellow midfielder Neco Brett of Jamaica led three Caribbean players that scored in United Soccer League Championship matches over the weekend.
The Golden State Warriors celebrated their final regular-season game in Oracle Arena with a third-quarter explosion Sunday night, producing a 131-104 win over the Los Angeles Clippers in Oakland, Calif., that clinched top seeding throughout the Western Conference playoffs.
A century from West Indies under – 16 batsman Mavendra Dindyal underlined a 44-run win for the national Select Uunder – 15 side over Essequibo in the opening round of the Rubis Bel Air Under-17 Inter County tournament at Enmore yesterday.
(Reuters) – Eden Hazard’s stunning individual performance earned Chelsea a 2-0 win over West Ham United which hoisted them into third spot in the Premier League yesterday.
Santos secured their second win in the GFF Elite League on Sunday, defeating Buxton United 1-0 at the Eve Leary ground.
LONDON, CMC – Discarded West Indies fast bowler Fidel Edwards grabbed two of the last six Essex wickets to help Hampshire complete an innings and 87-run victory in their Division 1 contest of the English County Championship yesterday.
The Stag Beer Easter Futsal championship continues today with another round of matches at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue.
The Linden Town Week Secondary Schools basketball competition will commence tomorrow with a doubleheader at the Mackenzie High School [MHS] Court.
A brilliant spell of left-arm spin bowling by West Indies youth player Ashmead Nedd spearheaded a thrilling 22-run win for the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) over host and archrival, the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) in the final of the Noble House Seafoods Under – 19 Generation Next Cricket competition yesterday.
Following last week’s High Court ruling that deemed the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) executives illegal, Minister of Social Cohesion with Responsibility for Sport, Dr.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – UWI Vice-chancellor, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles has described interim West Indies head coach, Richard Pybus’ perception of the now defunct high performance centre as “deeply troubling”, and says the Englishman failed to understand what was required to develop the modern West Indies player.
JAIPUR, India, CMC – Sunil Narine fired with the bat for the first time this season as Kolkata Knight Riders extended their fine run with a dominant eight-wicket win over Barbadian Jofra Archer’s Rajasthan Royals here yesterday.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC – Outspoken fast bowling legend, Michael Holding, has welcomed the recent leadership change atop Cricket West Indies but says the regional governing body now needed to undergo serious constitutional change if it was to escape the cycle of poor governance, which had plagued it in the past.
LONDON, Apr 7, CMC – Ex-West Indies speedster Fidel Edwards produced a fiery spell on a flat wicket to snatch an impressive five-wicket haul as Hampshire took command of their Division One contest against Essex at the Rose Bowl on Sunday.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Newly-installed Cricket West Indies president, Ricky Skerritt, believes it will take more than just the Caribbean Premier League to revive cricket’s popularity in the region.
Lodge Secondary and Christianburg/Wismar will contest the final of the Milo Secondary School Football Championship, following semi-final wins yesterday at the Ministry of Education ground, Carifesta Avenue.
Gold is Money, Tiger Bay, North East La Penitence and Ansa McAl recorded contrasting wins when the when the Stag Beer Futsal Championship resumed on Saturday at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue.
Playoff intensity showed itself from the opening tip at Philadelphia on Thursday as Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 45 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in the Milwaukee Bucks’ 128-122 comeback victory over the 76ers that clinched the best record in the Eastern Conference.
Under cool condition yesterday at the Haslington Market Tarmac, Victoria, BV-B, Plaisance-B and Guyana Water Incorporated [GWI], were among the teams to earn their places in the Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets, East Coast Demerara edition.
Bantamweight standout, Keevin Allicock has reached the quarterfinal round of the 2019 AMBC Pan Am Games Qualifiers currently underway in Nicaragua after defeating his first two opponents via unanimous decision.
Half-centuries from Winston Forester and Timothy McAlmont followed by searing spells from Bernard Bailey and Ronaldo Ali-Mohamed, spurred the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) to a commanding 162 run win over the Everest Cricket Club at the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) last evening under lights in the final of the New Building Society second division forty overs tournament.
Anand Sanasie, a member of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) Executive that has been deemed illegal, null and void by the High Court last week says he is yet to see any supporting documents regarding the issue but will look into all legal avenues if that becomes the case.
Attorney-at-law Arudranauth Gossai believes the administrative staff of the Guyana Cricket Board still needs to function as per normal since the recent court ruling only applies to the GCB executives.
The Victoria Kings and Guyana Defence Force [GDF] clash on Friday in the GFF Elite League at the Camp Ayanganna ground was abandoned, after the former’s dressing room was reportedly ransacked and money stolen.
The annual Hamilton Green Inter-Ward nine-a-side football competition, organised by former national coach Lennox Arthur, will kick-off today from 15:00hrs at the Den Amstel Community Centre ground.
Topp XX and Silver Shattas reached the quarterfinal round when the inaugural Linden Mayor’s Cup Knockout Football Championship continued Friday at the Mackenzie Sports Club [MSC] ground, Linden.
President’s College, Marian Academy and Bishops’ High School all won their matches when the Youth Basketball Guyana [YBG] ‘Georgetown/Coast’ Regional Conference continued on Friday at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Cricket West Indies is set to revamp its selection policy in an effort to rid the process of “politics or petty emotional situations”, in a move geared towards having the best squad selected for the upcoming ICC World Cup.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Captain Jason Holder believes West Indies’ unpredictability will make them a difficult prospect at the upcoming ICC World Cup in England.
HYDERABAD, India, CMC – West Indies fast bowler Alzarri Joseph snatched a six-wicket haul to record the best-ever figures in Indian Premier League history, as he made a sensational start to his IPL career by firing Mumbai Indians to a 40-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad here yesterday.
Jeremy Lamb was the star again, and the Charlotte Hornets remained alive in the playoff race with a thrilling 113-111 win over the visiting Toronto Raptors on Friday night.
MIAMI, United States, CMC – Barbados Football Association head, Randy Harris, has been re-elected vice-president of continental governing body, CONCACAF.
LONDON, CMC – West Indies captain Jason Holder captured two wickets in an incisive spell to help Northamptonshire take control of their County Championship Division Two encounter against Middlesex here yesterday.