Cristiano Ronaldo wins UEFA Player of the Year gong

Cristiano Ronaldo has won the UEFA’s Player of the Year award, which was announced during the Champions League group stage draw on Thursday. The Real Madrid forward was up against team-mate Gareth Bale and Atletico striker Antoine Griezmann. Ronaldo scored 35 league goals as well as 16 in the Champions League for Madrid last season.…

The Champions League Group Stage Draw In Full

It’s the news Leicester City fans have been anxiously waiting for since they won the Premier League. Who will the Foxes face in their Champions League debut? The draw for the group stages of Europe’s elite club competition has just concluded in Monaco and, as always, has thrown up some intriguing draws. As well as…

Carlos Brathwaite: Sammy gave me his blessing

West Indies’ new T20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite said he received a vote of confidence from his predecessor Darren Sammy and encouragement from the senior players as West Indies prepares to play India in two T20 internationals this weekend in Florida. The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) named Brathwaite to lead the side against India in…

Jasper Cillessen joins from Ajax as Claudio Bravo’s replacement

Barcelona have signed Ajax goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen for £11.1m to replace Manchester City-bound Claudio Bravo. Netherlands international Cillessen, 27, has signed a five-year deal with the Spanish champions, who could pay another £1.7m in variables. He started his career with NEC Breda before joining Ajax in 2011. Cillessen’s move was confirmed hours before Chile international…

Topp XX hammer Amelia’s Ward

Taking on the mantle of leadership from the front, Topp XX’s Captain Emanuel Atkins blasted a hat-trick to lead his side to a thumping 6-0 win over Amelia’s Ward Panthers when play in the Upper Demerara Football Association (UDFA) leg of the GFF/NAMILCO Thunderbolt Flour Power National Under-17 league continued at the Wisburg School ground.…

Regal Sports T20 softball set for September

Regal Sports will be hosting its inaugural T20 softball tournament starting in September in Georgetown. The tournament will be played on a round robin basis in the open and over-45 categories with no entrance fee required. Teams are asked to submit a list of not more than 15 members, while players participating in the over-45…

Guyana complete 3-peat by defeating Windwards

The Travis Persaud led Guyana Under-19 team will go down in history as they completed the  three-peat yesterday after defeating the Windward Island by five wickets in the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional Under-19. Guyana’s most establish player and vice-captain Keemo Paul and one of the youngest member of the team Bhaskar Yadram was…