GFF Elite League Season III resumes today

Following months of dormancy, the third season of the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) ‘Elite League’will resume today at the Georgetown Football Club (GFC) Ground, Bourda.

Jags face Scorpions in crucial game today

The top of the points table Guyana Jaguars will play their final Group B match against the Jamaica Scorpions today, and a victory will almost guarantee a spot in the  Regional Super50 playoffs.

Hampshire condemn Marooners to fifth defeat

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – James Adams and Joe Weatherley hammered half-centuries as English county Hampshire made light work of Combined Campuses and Colleges Marooners, brushing them aside by nine wickets in the battle of the bottom-placed teams in Group A of the Regional Super50 here Thursday night.

Federer closes in on World Number One ranking

(Reuters) – Roger Federer is one win from becoming the oldest world number one in ATP Tour history after beating Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-6(8) 7-5 in the last 16 of the Rotterdam Open on Thursday.

Rockets grab first place in West

Field Level Media,James Harden worked through a subpar shooting performance to help the Houston Rockets carry a 10-game winning streak into the All-Star break following a 100-91 victory over the visiting Sacramento Kings on Wednesday.

Barnwell, Hetmyer blow away Hurricanes

Regional Super50

Half centuries from Shimron Hetmyer and Christopher Barnwell were integral to the Guyana Jaguars dismantling of the Leewards Hurricanes, despite Devon Thomas’ century in their second encounter in Group B of the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Regional Super 50 on Wednesday.

­­­Showstoppers , ESPN to clash in final

Guinness Greatest of the Streets – West Dem / East Bank Zone

Two time defending champion Showstoppers, will oppose ESPN in the Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ West Demerara/East Bank Demerara Zone final on Friday, following semi-final wins on Tuesday.

Buxton Youth Developers crush Charlestown 5 – 0

Sixth Annual Milo Secondary Schools Football Championship

Buxton Youth Developers crushed Charlestown 5-0, when the Sixth Annual Milo Secondary Schools Football Championship, continued yesterday at the Ministry of Education Ground, Carifesta Avenue.

Mash Meet kicks off 2018 Swim programme

The Guyana Amateur Swimming Association (GASA) will kick off this year’s programme with the Annual Republic Anniversary Swimming Championships.

Softball finals shifted to Zeeburg this weekend

After months of delay, the Guyana Floodlight Cricket Association (GFSCA) has decided to move the finals of the Mike’s Pharmacy/Nauth Motor Spares/Trophy Stall senior softball tournament.

Russell century swats Kent aside

-Scorpions on course for semis

Regional Super50 NORTH SOUND, Antigua, CMC – Andre Russell’s unbeaten hundred proved the difference as Jamaica Scorpions trounced English county Kent by three wickets, to go top of Group B in the Regional Super50 here Wednesday.

Cornwall keeps his nerve

-as WI scamper home by 2 wickets

Windies A vs Lions – 1st “Test FLORENCE HALL, Jamaica, CMC – West Indies A nearly squandered what should have been easy win, losing a hatful of wickets before limping over the line, to win the opening four-day “Test” here Wednesday.

Ronaldo doubles as Real Madrid down PSG 3-1

MADRID,  (Reuters) – Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid came from behind to beat Paris St Germain 3-1 on Wednesday, with the holders roaring back to life in the Champions League last-16 first leg tie after a dismal domestic campaign.

White Ferns name two debutants to face Windies

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand, CMC – Uncapped Teenager Kate Heffernan and Lauren Down have been named in New Zealand squads to face West Indies Women in a limited overs series here next month.

Kohli eyes World Cup glory after conquering South Africa

PORT ELIZABETH, (Reuters) – India’s first ever one-day international series victory in South Africa has laid a strong platform for the country’s hopes of a successful 2019 World Cup campaign, captain Virat Kohli said.

Rabada earns fine and another demerit point from ICC

CAPE TOWN, (Reuters) – South African pace bowler Kagiso Rabada has been fined after a demonstrative send off for one of his victims in Tuesday’s one-day international loss to India in Port Elizabeth, the International Cricket Council said on Wednesday.

Chase hits maiden hundred

-Barbados Pride book semi-final place

Regional Super50 LUCAS STREET, Barbados, CMC – Roston Chase stroked his maiden regional one-day hundred but rain had the final say as title-holders Barbados Pride formally booked their spot in the Regional Super50 semi-finals with a 17-run victory over English County Hampshire here Tuesday.

Rain forces abandonment at Oval

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Persistent rain resulting in a wet outfield forced the abandonment of the 30th match of the Regional Super50 between Combined Campuses and Colleges Marooners and Trinidad and Tobago Red Force at Kensington Oval here Tuesday.