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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Gold medalist Doris touches down

Guyana's 2018 Commonwealth Gold medalist, Troy Doris on Monday evening made his much-anticipated visit to Guyana. Doris was invited by the National Sports Commission...

Ponting on Maxwell’s poor IPL season: “I wish I knew why”

Twelve innings, 169 runs, an average of 14. Glenn Maxwell had a terrible IPL 2018. His team, Delhi Daredevils, did not fare much better:...

Ngidi, Raina knock Kings XI out; Royals secure playoffs spot

  The equation was steep but simple for Kings XI Punjab. They had to win by a minimum of 53 runs to leapfrog to the...

MI out of IPL 2018 after falling short in thrilling run chase against DD

It’s the final day of the preliminary rounds in IPL 11 and one playoff spot is up for grabs. Sunrisers Hyderabad, Chennai Super Kings...

Gold medalist Troy Doris to Visit Guyana

The National Sports Commission (NSC) extended an invitation to 2018 Commonwealth gold medalist, Troy Doris, to visit Guyana during the week of Guyana’s 52nd...

IPL: Narine, Lynn and Uthappa book KKR’s playoffs spot

Kolkata Knight Riders 173 for 5 (Lynn 55, Uthappa 45) beat Sunrisers Hyderabad 172 for 9 (Dhawan 50, Williamson 36, Krishna 4-30) by five...

IPL: Harshal, Mishra help Daredevils trip up CSK

Delhi Daredevils 162 for 5 (Pant 38, Harshal 36*, Shankar 36*, Ngidi 2-14) beat Chennai Super Kings 128 for 6 (Rayudu 50, Jadeja 27*,...

BCB to honour cricketers, coaches, officials at annual awards ceremony on Sunday

The Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) will host its Annual Awards Ceremony on Sunday at the Albion Community Centre in honour of their players, coaches...

Schools’ Under-14 football league to kick off on June 2

Oil giant ExxonMobil, in collaboration with the Petra Organisation and the Education Ministry, has set out to establish Guyana’s first Schools’ Under-14 football league. The...

Warne criticises Australia for too much whingeing

Shane Warne believes Australia's cricketers have been guilty of whingeing too much in recent times, but doubts that following the friendly example set by New...

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Police bust Berbice taxi driver with over 3 kilos of compressed cannabis

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