PCL draft completed as tournaments approach

On Wednesday morning, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) completed the Professional Cricket League (PCL) 2018/2019 Draft in Antigua as the Region prepares to spring into action. However, it was disclosed that the Regional 50-over competition will be staged prior to the Regional Four-Day tournament since the West Indians are preparing for the International Cricket…

Diamond capture East Bank Demerara District Championship title

Diamond stormed to a 65-run win over Friendship Secondary to claim the 2017/2018 Guyana Cricket Board/Demerara Mutual Life Assurance Society Limited/National Sport Commission/National Secondary School Cricket League East Bank Demerara District title. Played last Sunday at the Everest Ground, the second of two finals; the first seeing Chase beat North Georgetown to win the Georgetown…

West Ham Appoint Manuel Pellegrini As New Manager

West Ham have confirmed that former Manchester City and Real Madrid boss Manuel Pellegrini will become the club’s new manager. It is being reported that the Hammers will pay him around £10 million a year, with many reacting positively to the news. In a statement on their official website, West Ham’s joint-chairman David Sullivan said:…

Annandale advance to final

Annandale Secondary demolished Hope Secondary School by an innings and nine runs which earned them enough points to progress to the final of the RDC/Lloyd Britton/Devcon Construction/REO Region Four Inter-Secondary Schools competition. Playing at the Lusignan Ground, Annandale Secondary posted 103 all out in 29.2 overs as Chanderpaul Ramraj (28) and Romel Datterdeen (20) top…

Stephen Curry explodes in third quarter, Warriors deal Rockets their worst playoff loss ever, 126-85, to take 2-1 series lead

The most prolific shooter in NBA history made just three of his 20 three-point attempts through two-and-a-half games of the Western Conference Finals. But great shooters always find a way out of slumps, and great doesn’t even begin to describe Stephen Curry’s third quarter Sunday night. The Warriors’ superstar point guard dazzled Oracle Arena to…

Eden Hazard inspires Chelsea to FA Cup glory

FA Cup final, Wembley Stadium – Chelsea 1 (Hazard 22’ pen) Manchester United 0 Eden Hazard won and converted a first-half penalty as Chelsea clinched FA Cup glory for the eighth time with a 1-0 win over profligate Manchester United at Wembley Stadium. The Belgian was scythed down by a hopeless Phil Jones lunge on…

Skeete retains Independence 400m crown

The Leonora Track And Field Center was a buzz of activity over the weekend as young athletes showed up to compete in the Independence Track and Field Meet organized by the Guyana Overseas-Based Sports Association. Athletes both old and new dominated the competition with a number of close wins, while Director of Sport, Christopher Jones,…