RUPUNUNI FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION TO HOST REFEREES BEGINNERS COURSE

The Rupununi Football Association (RFA) in collaboration with the Guyana Football Federation (GFF) will host a Referees’ Beginners’ Course at Lethem, Region 9, from the 12th – 14th May, 2017. This event is scheduled to have the participation of forty (40) persons, both male and female, from five villages as well as some from central…

GOLDEN JAGUARS VISIT GFF-SCOTIABANK ACADEMY TRAINING CENTRES

Top football stars from the Golden Jaguars took part in coaching up and coming talent at GFF-Scotiabank Academy Training Centres this weekend, as part of efforts to help young players reach their potential within the new nationwide youth football development programme. National team goalkeeper Andrew Durant and attacker Vurlon Mills trained boys at the East…

DCC remains unbeaten after thriller against Police

GCA/Carib T20 Discarded national player Christopher Barnwell defended seven runs in the final over as the Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) prevailed over hosts Police Sports Club (PSC) by three runs in the Georgetown Cricket Association’s (GCA)/ Carib T20 Tournament. In pursuit of 155, Police entered the last over at 148-3, after recovering from a shaky…

WE WILL MAKE FOOTBALL NUMBER ONE IN GUYANA -FORDE

13th March, 2017; Georgetown: Football will become the most successful and popular sport in Guyana as reform and development programmes bear fruit in coming years, Guyana Football Federation President Wayne Forde said, ahead of the launch of the GFF-Pele Alumni Frank Watson Memorial Intra-Association U-15 Tournament on Tuesday, 14th March. With increased funding from world…

Mini-IPL may be held in UAE or North America

Less than two weeks after announcing their intent to host the IPL overseas, the BCCI has initiated talks with broadcasters Star India.The board, it is learnt, has zeroed in on the United Arab Emirates and North America among the potential destinations and is expected to finalise on one “very soon”. A source in the know…

Guyana claw past T&T to win RAN Zone Rugby Championship

The team selected by the Guyana Rugby Football Union to represent Guyana in its RAN Zone Championship clash against defending champions Trinidad and Tobago yesterday in the Twin Island Republic turned in a stirring performance in an intense contest to win the 15’s championship. The scoreline highlighting the closeness of the encounter, 22-18 in favour of…

Thompson smashes Inniss 100m record at AP Invitational

Guyanese Olympic-bound and Texas A&M elite athlete, Brenessa Thompson smashed Jennifer Inniss’s long-standing 100m record to continue her fantastic form yesterday at Aliann Pompey’s (AP) Invitational Meet at the National Track and Field Centre, Leonora. Thompson ran 11.14 seconds for a new personal best and national 100m record, which erased the 11.26s Inniss had. Trinidad and…