IPL qualification scenarios: Race to play-offs wide open

Fifty two matches into the league stage of Indian Premier League 2016 and surprisingly, none of the teams have booked a berth in the play-offs. Two teams, Kings XI Punjab and Rising Pune Supergiants, are out of the reckoning, but the six other teams still have a chance to make it to the next stage.…

Abrahams is 4th Guyanese qualifier for Rio

Aliyah Abrahams became just the fourth athlete to qualify to represent Guyana at this year’s Olympics in neighbouring Brazil. The Guyana Olympic Association confirmed that Aliyah Abrahams, an American from Brooklyn New York and first year student at South Carolina University is eligible to participate at the Rio games under the Golden Arrowhead through her…

FA Cup Finals

Crystal Palace v Manchester United preview: Kick-off 12:30 GYT Saturday, May 21 Wembley Stadium The FA Cup, is an annual knockout association football competition in men’s domesticEnglish football. First played during the 1871–72 season, it is the oldest association football competition in the world. It is organised by and named after the Football Association. This years…

“Green Machine” ready for Jamaican threat

Guyana’s National Rugby team is ready to battle it out with the Jamaicans on Saturday at the National Park Rugby Field as part of the Rugby Americas North (RAN) 15s’ Championship South Zone Division, being played for qualification to the 2019 World Cup. After defeating Barbados 48-17 the “Green Machine” are well focused on the…

Powerade Cycling set for Saturday at National Park

Cycling is set to return to the inner circuit of the national park tomorrow with the Banks DIH sponsored Powerade 11-race cycling programme organized by national cycling coach Hassan Mohamed. The event now sponsored for seven consecutive years by the beverage giants through its Powerade sports drink brand is set to peddle off at 09:00…

Fa Cup Final Preview: Manchester United vs Crystal Palace

  Match Preview Manchester United face Crystal Palace at Wembley on Saturday in the FA Cup final in what is a chance to win a silverware for both club to end their season. Palace finished the Premier League season in 15th place and lost three of their last four games, including a 4-1 loss to Southampton…

Stag Elite League: Fixture and Update

DATE: Sunday, 22nd May, 2016 TIME: 18:00hrs & 20:30hrs respectively VENUE: National Track and Field Facility, Leonora GAME #1: Buxton United vs Alpha United FC GAME #2: Monedderlust FC vs Slingerz FC Please note that there will be no games on Friday, 20th May, 2016 as previously indicated. The games which were scheduled for Friday,…

Stag Elite League: Results 05/18/2016

Wednesday May 18th, 2016 National Track and Field Facility, Leonora GAME 1: Slingerz FC 3 – 1 Buxton United FC SCORERS (Slingerz FC): 1. Trayon Bobb 37′ 2. Trayon Bobb 46′ 3. Domini Garnett 75′ SCORER (Buxton United FC): 1. Rondell Assannah 38′ GAME 2: Alpha United FC 2 – 0 Pele FC SCORERS (Alpha…

Perfect 10: Cavs stay unbeaten in postseason, down Raptors

Eastern Conference Finals: Game 2 Toronto Raptors 89 – 108 Cleveland Cavaliers LeBron James recorded a triple-double and Cleveland improved to 10-0 in the playoffs with a 108-89 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Thursday night in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals. James had 23 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists as the Cavs…

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo, James Rodriguez to miss Olympics

Real Madrid duo Cristiano Ronaldo and James Rodriguez are both set to miss August’s Olympic Games football tournament in Brazil. Portugal captain Ronaldo and Colombia midfielder James are both eligible to be selected as overage players for the tournament in Rio de Janeiro, but the duo will also be representing their countries earlier in the…