Rafael Benitez stays as Newcastle United manager

Rafael Benitez is staying as Newcastle United manager after signing a new three-year contract following their relegation from the Premier League. The 56-year-old Spaniard was appointed in March following Steve McClaren’s sacking but failed to keep the Magpies in the top flight. He had a break clause in his contract if Newcastle were relegated and…

Sunrisers’ seamers snuff out Knight Riders

Sunrisers Hyderabad 162 for 8 (Yuvraj 44, Kuldeep 3-35) beat Kolkata Knight Riders140 for 8 (Pandey 36, Bhuvneshwar 3-19) beat by 22 runs A total has been successfully defended in three out of five matches on slow Feroz Shah Kotla surfaces this season. There was no reason why Sunrisers Hyderabad, with one of the best…

Arsenal confirm Granit Xhaka signing

Arsenal have signed Swiss international Granit Xhaka from Borussia Monchengladbach for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League club have announced. Xhaka, who made 102 appearances for the Bundesliga club and 41 caps for Switzerland at the age of only 23, has joined the club on a long-term deal. Though the finances of the deal haven’t…

Hooper’s sprint double highlights Jubilee Track and Field Meet

NATRENA Hooper’s sprint double, Rupert Perry’s win of the men’s 100m and performances by Kenisha Phillips and Andrea Foster were just some of the outstanding Guyana Defence Force’s performances of the day at the Jubilee Track and Field Meet, held last Sunday at the National Track and Field Centre, Leonora.Hooper took the women’s 100m win…

Linden Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ Futsal Competition…Hercules leads Team 25 to final

-Wisroc gets second chance at redemption Team 25 talisman Collie Hercules led from the front, opening the scoring after fourteen minutes to engineer a comfortable 3-0 triumph for his team over upstarted High Rollers in their semi-final clash in this year’s Linden segment of the Guinness ‘Greatest of the Streets’ Futsal Competition which continued on Monday…

Westbrook, Thunder put Warriors on brink of elimination

Western Conference Final: Game 4 Golden State Warriors 94 – 118 Oklahoma City Thunder Russell Westbrook had 36 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Warriors 118-94 on Tuesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference Finals. Golden State, which won a league record 73 games…

WICB signs new contract with Digicel

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Tuesday, 24 May 2016. Cricket in the West Indies looks set to continue its winning ways with the news that the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has inked an exciting new agreement with Digicel. With rising stars like Carlos Brathwaite, Hayley Matthews and Shimron Hetmyer having made a name for themselves on…