Dowrich, Cummins trimmed from ODI squad

West Indies have trimmed their ODI squad for the upcoming three-match series against England from 15 to 13, leaving out Shane Dowrich and Miguel Cummins from the group that has been training in Antigua with new coach Stuart Law. Dowrich, the 25-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman, has played eight Tests but is yet to make his ODI debut.…

Ibrahimovic: ‘I came to win and I’m winning’

Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has spoken of his delight at winning the EFL Cup, saying he “came to win and I’m winning.” Ibrahimovic, 35, scored twice in United’s 3-2 win over Southampton at Wembley, the second being the 87th-minute winner. He also left the national stadium with a medal in August after scoring the…

WEEKLY GFF-SCOTIABANK GRASSROOTS SESSIONS BEGIN IN BERBICE

26 th February, 2017; New Amsterdam: Young boys and girls in New Amsterdam enjoyed fun football drills with free coaching at the first GFF-Scotiabank Academy Training Centre (ATC) grassroots session in Berbice on Saturday, 25th February. At the All Saints Primary School, an enthusiastic group of boys and girls braved intermittent showers to practise dribbling…

Gayle blitz seals Karachi’s playoffs berth; Lahore dumped out

There were quite a few raised eyebrows when the Karachi Kings management sat Chris Gayle out of the clash against Lahore Qalandars on Saturday (February 25). By his own lofty standards, the burly Jamaican had endured a rather lukewarm season after swapping the Lahore franchise for Karachi’s blue. And so when Gayle plodded his way…

FIFA PROMOTES GFF DEVELOPMENT WORK ON SOCIAL MEDIA FOR FIRST TIME

23rd February, 2017; Georgetown: The world governing body of football, FIFA, has showcased the Guyana Football Federation’s new, nationwide youth football development programme on its popular social media platforms, sharing images from a GFF-Scotiabank Academy Training Centre (ATC) youth football session with millions of football fans worldwide. FIFA’s corporate Twitter account (www.twitter.com/FIFAcom) has 10.3 million…

LEAGUE LEADERS TOURNAMENT RESCHEDULED

24 th February, 2017; Georgetown: The Guyana Football Federation Inc (GFF) wishes to inform the public that due to the inclement weather, the League Leaders Tournament scheduled for Sunday, February 26, has been tentatively postponed to Sunday, March 5, 2017. GFF regrets any inconvenience caused as a result of this postponement. The League Leaders tournament…