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…

BCB Calls up 20 players

‒ ahead of CGI Local Franchise 3-day tourney The President of the Berbice Cricket Board, Mr. D Somwaru in conjunction with Mr. Leslie Solomon, Chairman of Selectors has called up 20 players ahead of Training sessions in preparation for the upcoming CGI Local Franchise three-day tournament scheduled for September 2. The session for the Upper…

Persaud, Hemraj ensure Everest win big against GCC

GISE, Star Party Rentals and Trophy Stall 1st Division A solid performance by a strong Everest Cricket Club unit ensured an outright victory for the Carifesta Avenue side over a weakened Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) yesterday at the renowned GCC Ground, Bourda. Missing the West Indies duo of Leon Johnson and Vishual Singh, GCC suffered…

Cold Fusion defeat Canal Number 2

Zeelugt’s Cold Fusion made light work of Canal Number 2 in their feature 35-over friendly encounter, played last Saturday at the latter’s ground (aback of Kawall Primary School). Set a modest 111 for victory, after limiting the host to 110 all out in 34.2 overs, Cold Fusion romped to victory in 26.3 overs, losing four…

CBJ memorial 10/10 softball is this Sunday at Lusignan

In commemoration of the 20th death anniversary of Former president of Guyana, Dr. Cheddi B. Jagan, the Lusignan, East Coast Demerara central People’s Progressive Party (PPP) group will be hosting a 10 overs a-side softball cricket tournament which is set for this Sunday at the Lusignan Community Center Ground, ECD. The organisers of the tournament…

Rush for semifinal spots is on

GCA/ Carib Beer T20 Tournament 2017 University of Guyana (UG) upset Police Sports Club by three wickets, discarded national player Christopher Barnwell defended seven runs in the last over as Demerara Cricket Club edged Police Sports Club by three runs and Everest Cricket Club moved to two wins in as many matches when they got…