LONDON, CMC — Bermudian striker Nahki hit his sixth goal of the season as Queens Park Rangers (QPR) eased past bottom club Ipswich Town 3-0 in an English Championship match at Loftus Road yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – Manchester City suffered their second straight defeat in the Premier League for the first time in two years after going down 2-1 at Leicester City in a goal-packed set of Boxing Day fixtures.
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 today.
In a disastrous end to a beautiful day of cricket and when the dust finally settled, Lusignan A, on the back of Kumar Bishundial’s 6-6 were crowned champions with a 49-run win over Enterprise who played under protest at the Enmore Community Centre Ground on Sunday in the long overdue SPR Enterprise/East Coast Cricket Committee 40-overs tournament.
Elite League members Den Amstel and Milerock sealed their respective berths to the quarterfinal round, following hard-fought wins on Saturday in the Guyana Football Federation [GFF] ‘Stag Beer’ Super-16 Championship.
The Athletics Association of Guyana (AAG) kicked off its 2018/2019 calendar year of activities last Sunday with a Cross Country at the National Park.
MUMBAI, (Reuters) – Experienced Dinesh Karthik has pipped young Rishabh Pant for the spot of second wicketkeeper-batsman in India’s one-day international squad for their matches against Australia and New Zealand.
HOBART, Australia, CMC – Barbadian fast bowling sensation Jofra Archer starred yet again as he helped power Hobart Hurricanes to a six-wicket win over Dwayne Bravo’s Melbourne Stars in the Australian Big Bash here yesterday.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Mitchell Marsh is likely to be recalled for the Boxing Day test against India after coach Justin Langer endorsed the all-rounder’s potential value on a pitch which tends to test the bowlers.
(Reuters) – Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will be on the sidelines for up to six weeks with a broken foot, the north London club said yesterday.
MILAN (Reuters) – Inter Milan coach Luciano Spalletti believes there is a simple reason that his side have been dropping points over the last six weeks; they are not cunning enough.
(Reuters) – Karamoko Dembele is aiming to get first-team experience with Scottish champions Celtic after he signed his first professional contract at the age of 15.
(BBC) Australia opener Cameron Bancroft says he almost quit cricket to teach yoga after receiving a nine-month ban for ball-tampering during a Test match.
(Reuters) – Liverpool will be open to signing players in the January transfer window should they need reinforcements to aid their Premier League title challenge, manager Juergen Klopp said yesterday.
Stephen Curry scored on a drive with .5 seconds left to lift the Golden State Warriors to a 129-127 victory against the visiting Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – India’s batsmen must step up and help their bowlers if the world’s top-ranked test side are to win more consistently away from home, vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane said yesterday ahead of the third test against Australia.
The Houston Rockets confirmed yesterday they have signed guard Austin Rivers through the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James apologized on Monday for an Instagram post on Saturday that referenced “Jewish money,” and he won’t be punished for the post, according to an ESPN report.
(BBC) England’s Tom Curran starred with bat and ball but still ended on the losing side as Sydney Sixers were beaten by Sydney Thunder in a Big Bash derby.
Trinidad and Tobago’s Shiva Boys Hindu School, were crowned the inaugural KFC Goodwill Football Champions after squeaking past Christianburg/Wismar 2-1 on Saturday at the Ministry of Education ground, Carifesta Avenue.
Guyana Jaguars batsman Vishaul Singh is eager for another go at the international level.
Rose Hall Town Youth and Sports Club (RHTY&SC) Chief Executive Officer (CEO)/Secretary, Hilbert Foster is questioning the formula used in arriving at the Guyana Cricket Board’s (GCB) Club-of-the-Year award.
Elite league sides Ann’s Grove and Victoria Kings secured contrasting wins, when the Guyana Football Federation [GFF] ‘Stag Beer Super-16 Football Championship’, continued on Saturday.
LIVERPOOL, England, (Reuters) – EVERTON 2 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 6 Tottenham Hotspur showed the Premier League title race might not be just a two-horse affair with a hugely impressive 6-2 win at Everton yesterday with Harry Kane and Son Heung-min both scoring twice.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – Australia opening batsman Aaron Finch has declared himself fit for the Boxing Day test against India in Melbourne and said his injured finger would need to be cut off to prevent him from playing in front of his home state’s fans.
DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Twenty20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite has praised the influence of interim West Indies head coach Floyd Reifer, in the Caribbean’s capture of T20 series against Bangladesh.
PRETORIA, (Reuters) – Firebrand fast bowler Dale Steyn will seek to become South Africa’s greatest wicket-taker in tests when they take on Pakistan in the first match of a three-game series at Centurion Park in Pretoria on Wednesday.
(Reuters) – Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja will be available for the Boxing Day test match against Australia after recovering from a shoulder problem, the Board of Control forCricket in India (BCCI) said on Sunday.
Bradley Beal earned his first career triple-double and scored the go-ahead basket with 40 seconds left as the Washington Wizards defeated the visiting Phoenix Suns 149-146 in triple overtime on Saturday.
(Reuters) – Five weightlifters, including two Olympic champions, have been provisionally suspended after retests of their samples from the 2012 London Olympics came back positive for doping, the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) said.
Long standing supporter of numerous disciplines, Ramesh Sunich of the Trophy Stall has once again answered the call of the Kennard Memorial Boxing Day horse race fixture.
A solid all-round performance from Guyana Jaguars’ Clinton Pestano spurred Rose Hall Town Gizmos and Gadgets to a 51-run victory over a resilient Young Warriors Cricket Club to lift the Berbice Cricket Board/Busta 40-overs title at Cumberland yesterday.
LeBron James, sick enough earlier in the day that his ability to take the court Friday night was in doubt, nonetheless finished with 22 points, 12 rebounds and 14 assists as the host Los Angeles Lakers turned back the New Orleans Pelicans 112-104 on Friday night.
Emerging giant Timehri Panthers were crowned the East Bank Football Association [EBFA]/Ralph Green U11 League champions after dismantling Friendship All-Stars 2-0 yesterday at the Diamond Community Centre ground.
GOLD COAST, Australia, CMC – Barbadian fast bowler Jofra Archer made an immediate impact in his second season in the Australian Big Bash, grabbing two wickets to help Hobart Hurricanes beat Brisbane Heat by 15 runs here yesterday.
Net-Rockers and Winners Connection recorded contrasting wins when the Upper Demerara Football Association [UDFA] ‘GT-Beer’ Championships continued Friday at the Mackenzie Sports Club [MSC] ground, Linden.
Monedderlust walloped Rosignol United while Paradise Invaders edged No.#5, in the 2nd Annual GT-Beer 8-a-side Football tournament on Friday at the All Saints ground, New Amsterdam.
New Guyana Pharmaceutical Corporation Incorporated joined the list of sponsors to support the ExxonMobil International Futsal Festival, donating an undisclosed sum in addition to providing for printing the tickets and invitations.
DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Evin Lewis and Keemo Paul provided a glimpse of the future for West Indies as the Caribbean side won only their second series in any format this year with a dominant 50-run victory over Bangladesh, in a controversial decisive third Twenty20 International here yesterday.
DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Skipper Carlos Brathwaite revealed yesterday that he had complained to the ICC match referee Jeff Crowe about the standard of umpiring following the second Twenty20 International last Thursday.
DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – West Indies defeated Bangladesh by 50 runs in the final Twenty20 International of the three-match series at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here today.
West Indies find themselves in a familiar situation, facing the distinct possibility of losing the T20 series heading into the final of the three-match series 1-1 against Bangladesh today.
Junior Cricketer-of-the-Year, Kevin Sinclair, has set his sights on breaking into the Guyana Jaguars team after an outstanding 2018.
MELBOURNE, (Reuters) – As Australia prepares to play a first test at Melbourne since a docile pitch was given a “poor” rating a year ago, two of the side’s pacemen are expecting a journey into the unknown against India but are hopeful it can produce a competitive match.
SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Former Australia captain Steve Smith said yesterday he had not been involved in planning to tamper with the ball during the Cape Town test against South Africa but took responsibility as a leader for failing to put a stop to it.
LeBron James’ recent comments about how it would be “amazing” to play with New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis have upset general managers around the NBA, according to an ESPN report.
There are a couple of obvious realities about squash in Guyana. For starters, it has a small following.
The New Opportunity Corps (NOC) were crowned the champions of the South Essequibo Cricket Committee T20 Chairman’s Cup recently after beating Jaguars Sports Club in the final by 33 runs in a low-scoring affair.
If there were an award for table tennis club of the year, it would surely go to the Titans Table Tennis Club (TTTC) for its exceptional contribution to the sport in 2018.
The Regions’ best middleweight amateur boxer, Desmond Amsterdam has been busy recording victories in and out the ring.