Stephen Curry explodes in third quarter, Warriors deal Rockets their worst playoff loss ever, 126-85, to take 2-1 series lead

The most prolific shooter in NBA history made just three of his 20 three-point attempts through two-and-a-half games of the Western Conference Finals. But great shooters always find a way out of slumps, and great doesn’t even begin to describe Stephen Curry’s third quarter Sunday night. The Warriors’ superstar point guard dazzled Oracle Arena to…

Eden Hazard inspires Chelsea to FA Cup glory

FA Cup final, Wembley Stadium – Chelsea 1 (Hazard 22’ pen) Manchester United 0 Eden Hazard won and converted a first-half penalty as Chelsea clinched FA Cup glory for the eighth time with a 1-0 win over profligate Manchester United at Wembley Stadium. The Belgian was scythed down by a hopeless Phil Jones lunge on…

Skeete retains Independence 400m crown

The Leonora Track And Field Center was a buzz of activity over the weekend as young athletes showed up to compete in the Independence Track and Field Meet organized by the Guyana Overseas-Based Sports Association. Athletes both old and new dominated the competition with a number of close wins, while Director of Sport, Christopher Jones,…

Guyanese Elton “The Bully” Dharry wins Main Event in New York

Guyanese pugilist Elton “The Bully” Dharry starred in New York this past Friday, as he racked up a win against Texan Oscar Mojica in the Main Event at Club Amazura in Jamaica, Queens. The event, spearheaded by Ronson Frank’s Uprising Promotions in association with the New Mexican Promotions, saw numerous top fights being billed for…

Hornets sting Caribs to claim inaugural Carnival Title

The Pepsi Hornets held off a tough Caribs side to claim the inaugural title when the Carnival Seven’s Rugby tournament took place on Sunday at the National Park Track and Field Rugby playfield. Hornets emerged victorious 12 – 10 after drawing first blood early on when Rickford Cummings got into the end zone. His effort…