Pathan Inspires Ambassadors to Playoffs.

Canadian National all-rounder RayyanKhan Pathan produced 2 inspiring performances to help Ambassadors Cricket Club secure a semi-final playoff spot in the SCA Elite 50 over tournament. The hard hitting top order batsman combined for 151 runs and 8 wickets in the last 2 preliminary games of the 2016 season. Below are the summarized scores for…

Exciting matches expected in penultimate round

All to play for in Lower Corentyne-West Demerara clash Today marks the start of the penultimate round of the inaugural Jaguars Franchise League and a win from here for the Lower Corentyne will see them emerge as champions of the League. However, they will face second placed team West Demerara at the Tuschen Ground and…

Guyana’s First Test Centurion

Author: Winston McGowan Date published: 31-Dec-2000 Source: Guyana Chronicle FIFTY-two years ago an unprecedented event occurred in the history of Guyanese cricket. Guyana’s star batsman and most highly acclaimed cricketer, Robert Julian Christiani, became the first Guyanese to score a century in a Test match. He achieved this distinction on November 12, 1948, at the…

Is West Demerara Cricket Association alive?

For the past three to four years cricket in the West Demerara area has been a stand still. One tournament a year, a T20 competition and that is it, they are no other competitions held. When I look in the newspaper and read about other areas playing cricket in all formats, 40 overs, 50 overs,…

Barcelona battle from goal down to beat Gladbach 2-1

Barcelona battled back from a goal down and scored twice in the second half to overcome hosts Borussia Moenchengladbach 2-1 in their Champions League Group C match on Wednesday despite the absence of the injured Lionel Messi. Second-half goals from substitute Arda Turan and Gerard Pique gave the Spaniards their second win in two group…

GCC teach UG a lesson

Action continued in the New Building Society/ Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) 40 overs second Division competition with Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) hosting GCA’s reigning two-day second division champions University of Guyana (UG) on Saturday. UG won the toss and elected to bowl after the game was reduced to 30 overs due to overnight and early…

9 Guyanese riders in TICC

Cyclists from all over the world, including Guyana will meet at the Tour of Tobago’s 30th annual Tobago International Cycle Classic (TICC) which began on Tuesday September 27 and will go until October 2 in the twin Island Republic. The six-day event got underway with the opening ceremony at the Johnston Apartments, Store Bay with…

Barnwell lights up DCC

National all-rounder Christopher Barnwell playing his maiden game for the Guyana Floodlights Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA) ‘Floodlights’ team struck a fine unbeaten 87 to lead Floodlights to an eight-wicket victory over G Square Cavaliers of Wakenaam in a T20 hardball fixture played on Friday night at Demerara Cricket Club, Georgetown. The hard hitting right handed…