Bishoo, Munroe cop major awards at Brian Ramphal Awards

West Indies players Devendra Bishoo of the Albion Cricket Club and Sabrina Munroe of the Tucber Park Cricket Club copped the two major awards on Sunday last when the Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) hosted its Brian Ramphal Annual Award Ceremony after an absence of three years. Bishoo took home the International Cricketer of the Year…

BV Secondary advances to second round

The Beterverwagtin (BV) Secondary School was declared winners in their match against Lancaster Secondary due to inclement weather as Regional Democratic Council (RDC)/DEVCON/Lloyd Britton/Regional Executive Officer (REO) Inter Secondary School Cricket Competition got underway on Monday, at the Everest Cricket Club. Due to torrential May/June rain that has affected other sporting activities over the weekend,…

RDC/DEVCON school cricket launched

The inaugural Regional Democratic Council (RDC)/DEVCON/Lloyd Britton/Regional Executive Officer (REO) Inter-Secondary School Cricket competition was launched last Friday. Some 16 schools from Region Four will do battle in a 35-over-per-side tourney. Present at the RDC Head Office during the launch were: Guyana Cricket Board’s (GCB) Territorial Development Officer (TDO) Colin Stuart; Director of Sport (DoS),…

Rampersaud spins web around hapless Demerara

– Essequibo beat President’s XI Off-spinner Jonathan Rampersaud bagged a career-best 5-3 from eight overs as defending champions Berbice romped to an emphatic 5 wicket win over Demerara at the scenic Everest Cricket Club ground, on Tuesday in round two of the Guyana Cricket Board’s (GCB) Dave West Indian Imports Under-15 Inter-County championship. The off-spinner…

Chinkoo enjoys successful stint in New York Cricket Leagues

Former Guyana Youth player Looknauth Chinkoo, has expressed his delight at his recent success playing in the New York Cricket Leagues. Chinkoo who Represented Essequibo and Guyana at the junior level predominantly as a right arm off spinner, has in recent times ,accredited himself as a genuine all rounder. The Right handed middle order batsman…

Cotton Tree Die Hard win 4-team T20 tournament

– Star Sports outfits champion team Cotton Tree Die Hard on Sunday won their annual four-team T20 competition in Berbice, defeating D’Edward Sports Club by 12 runs in the final. In the interest of time, all three games were contested at 15 overs per innings. In the final, Cotton Tree Die Hard, inserted to take…

Everest CC surge to 368-run victory

–Rasheed bags 13 for 64 Everest Cricket Club helped themselves to a handsome 368-run victory over Diplomats on Sunday in the in the Georgetown Cricket Association’s Noble House Second Division Two-day Competition at the Ghandi Youth Organisation ground on Sunday. In pursuit of 443, Diplomats ended their second innings closed on 75 for 7 since…

Adams, Lewis set up big win for Reifer XI

Spinners Anthony Adams and Ramaal Lewis shared six wickets as the Raymon Reifer’s XI brushed aside Leon Johnson’s XI by 24 runs in Thursday’s T20 practice match played at the Everest Ground. Led by a top score of 20 from ex-West Indies Under-19 wicket-keeper/batsman Tevin Imlach, Reifer’s XI, who were asked to bat first, ended…

Rain dampens final day action

GCB/CGI Jaguars 3-Day Franchise League… A weekend of high-quality cricket ended in disappointing fashion on Sunday, as rain forced drawn results between East Coast Demerara and Georgetown as well as East Bank Demerara and Essequibo in round three of the ongoing Jaguars 3-Day Franchise League. At the Lusignan Community Centre Ground, national youth batting sensation…

Solomon, Barnwell help Georgetown assert dominance

Jaguars’ 3-day Franchise League…. ‒ Rutherford hits 108; Singh falls for 99 for East Bank The third round of the Jaguars’ Franchise League continued on Saturday and there was much dominance shown by batsmen in the three of the four matches. At the Lusignan Community Centre ground, Georgetown reached 244 for 9 at stumps on…

Everest hammer GYO by 342 runs

Everest Cricket Club continued to showcase their strength in Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) competitions by registering a resounding 342-run victory over a hapless Gandhi Youth Organisation (GYO) team yesterday at the GYO ground. Scores in the match: Everest 329-9 declared and 154 all out; GYO 77 and 64. Opting to bat first, Everest posted a…

Chanderpaul, Imlach stroke centuries as East Bank toil

-Shepherd, Ali – Mohammed showcase all-round abilities Centuries from former West Indies U19 batsmen Tagenarine Chanderpaul and Tevin Imlach highlighted day two of the second round of the Guyana Cricket Board/Jaguars three–day franchise league competition at the Tuschen Sports Club Ground, yesterday. At the close of play, East Bank were 74 – 4 against West…