Tag Archives: Guyana

Dr. Frank Woon-A-Tai Budokan officially opens at Liliendaal

The sport of karate in Guyana has been given a major boost with the opening of Dr. Frank Woon-A-Tai Budokan at Liliendaal yesterday. The facility was declared opened by Hon. Prime Minister Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips, who commended Dr. Woon-A-Tai, whose brainchild it was, on this achievement. The ceremony was also attended by delegates from […]

Brathwaite urges batsmen to ‘find a way’ in wake of Lord’s debacle

(CMC) – Embattled captain Kraigg Brathwaite yesterday urged his batsmen “to find a way” as the West Indies attempt to turn the page on last week’s first Test debacle at Lord’s with an improved performance in the second Test at Trent Bridge starting today. The Caribbean side crumbled for scores of 121 and 136, totals […]

GDF outflanks Police, Slingerz dismantles Buxton in KFC Elite League

League leader and defending champion, the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), and second-place outfit, Slingerz FC, recorded contrasting wins to solidify their status atop the standings when the KFC Elite League resumed on Monday evening. Staged at the National Training Centre in Providence, East Bank Demerara, the army unit outmanoeuvred the Guyana Police Force (GPF) to […]

Red Force, Stabroek Ballers to battle for crown

Mocha Village Cup Football Red Force and Stabroek Ballers will contest the final in the 6th edition of the Mocha Village Cup ‘Soft Shoe’ Football Championship on Saturday evening following hard-fought semifinal wins at the community centre ground. Red Force downed Family 3-1. Sceyon Hope broke the deadlock in favour of Red Force via a […]

Jaguars, Panthers battle to draw in U-16 Academy Football

Team Jaguars and Team Panthers played to a scoreless draw when the inaugural edition of the Boy’s U-16 Youth Academy Cup commenced last evening at the National Training Centre in Providence, East Bank Demerara. The deadlock was unable to be broken by either side, which comprises players from the Guyana national U-16 programme and the […]

Barbados fall short as stalemates dominate second round of Under-19 cricket

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent, CMC – Barbados made a fist of it but were forced to settle for a draw against Leeward Islands on the final day of the second round of matches in the West Indies Under-19 Championship here yesterday. Set a target of 232 after Leewards declared their second innings on 222 for nine, […]

Lusignan Golf Club elects first female President

The Lusignan Golf Club has its first Female President, Anasha Ally. She was elected at the Club’s Annual General Meeting. A new executive committee was also elected. Following her elevation, the new president committed to restoring respect and goodwill to the club, prioritizing revenue collection, sponsorship, and attractive tournaments. She announced as her goal for […]

Republic Bank CPL squads confirmed for August kickoff

(CPL) The Republic Bank Caribbean Premier League (CPL) squads for the 2024 season have been confirmed following the completion of the player draft.  Kyle Mayers was the first pick of the draft, joining the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots. He will be joined at the Patriots by Mikyle Louis, Ryan John and Veerasammy Permaul. The […]

Seventy youths in Malteenoes Sports Club cricket academy

Malteenoes Sports Club yesterday launched a cricket academy where 70 youths will participate in an intensive cricket training programme, the Department of Public Information (DPI) reported. At the launch, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport Charles Ramson Jr, underscored the importance of combining academics with sport. “I want to transfer this now to your academics. […]

Easy Time thrashes Bossalina to win feature event

Port Mourant Horse Meet Defending Guyana Cup Champion Easy Time dispatched a competitive field to win the feature event at the Port Mourant Turf Club CARICOM horse race meet yesterday. Powered by jockey Colin Ross, East Time made light work of the field to walk away with a prize of $1,500,000. Bossalina, who was expected […]