Tag Archives: Guyana

Brathwaite’s Sixers stretch lead after derby win

CANBERRA, Australia, CMC – All-rounder Carlos Brathwaite struck the winning runs off the only ball he faced as Sydney Sixers beat Sydney Thunder by five wickets under Duckworth-Lewis-Stern, to stretch their lead to six points at the top of the Big Bash standings here yesterday. In his only real notable act in the Sydney derby […]

No evidence of damage to Providence ground says Ramson Jr.,

Following an inspection of the Guyana National Stadium ground after the staging of the GFF/Kashif and Shanghai ‘Bounceback Classic’, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport Charles Ramson Jr., has refuted claims that the event resulted in damage to the playing area of international cricket facility. Speaking to media operatives on Tuesday, Ramson Jr., said, “There […]

St Rose’s High, GBA collaborate on ‘Air Badminton’ initiative 

The Guyana Badminton Association (GBA) has rolled out its first initiative for the year, taking the new badminton format –Air Badminton- to one of the local secondary schools. “The Guyana Badminton Association today launched the Air Badminton, the new outdoor at the St. Rose’s High School making it the second promotion since the first launch […]

GABF submits list of 12 for PanAm coaching webinar slot

The Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation (GABF) has submitted a list of 12 local coaches, one of which will be selected to participate in the PanAm Sports webinar conference titled ‘The language of Coaching: Communication for Elite performance’. The course is being facilitated by local governing body, the Guyana Olympic Association (GOA) and the deadline for […]

Kraigg Brathwaite rejects second-string side label

Newly appointed captain of the West Indies Test side, Kraigg Brathwaite has rubbished the labeling of the team as a second-string side and in fact backs them to do well. The Barbadian opener made the comments during a Zoom interview yesterday as they closed off their quarantine period in Bangladesh and began outdoor training for […]

Nets bound! – Stabroek News

The James Harden saga ended yesterday when the Houston Rockets traded the star guard to the Brooklyn Nets as part of a four-team trade, according to multiple reports. The trade comes one day after a disgruntled Harden went on a postgame rant following Tuesday’s 117-100 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers. The Rockets told Harden […]

CWI pays tribute to Vivalyn Latty-Scott — pioneer of women’s cricket

ST JOHN’S, Antigua — Cricket West Indies (CWI) yesterday paid tribute to Vivalyn Latty-Scott, the outstanding West Indies allrounder and pioneer for women’s cricket in the Caribbean, who  passed away Saturday.She was a member of the first West Indies team to play a women’s Test match in 1976 against Australia and also served as an inspirational […]

Players have the right to choose, affirms Simmons

DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Head coach Phil Simmons said yesterday he could not question the decision of any player who chose not to tour amid the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking for the first time since 10 first choice players opted out of the One-Day International and Test series beginning next week, Simmons said regardless […]