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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

‘Guinness Greatness’ football to culminate this evening

- The ‘Guinness greatest in de street’ football tournament will culminate this evening at the National Park tarmac with an exhibition match as...

Nagico sponsors Regional Super 50

- The West Indies Cricket Board has announced a three-year sponsorship deal with Nagico Insurances as the new title sponsor for the regional...

Mangra & Ramdhani among day 2 Badminton winners

- Narayan Ramdhani and Jonathan Mangra were among the winners when action in the Woodpecker Products Annual Christmas Singles Tournament continued. Being contested at...

West Indies staging a fight in third test

- West Indies followed up Shivnarine Chanderpaul’s 29th Test hundred and valuable runs from their tail-enders with purposeful bowling to leave the third...

Synthetic surface to be unveiled in first quarter of 2014

- Guyana has acquired a Synthetic Hockey pitch in order to aid teams which are expected to participate in international tournaments. According to President...

PMTC Horse Racing set for Sunday

- Organizers of the Port Mourant Turf Club (PMTC) Shariff Horse Racing was forced to postpone Sunday's  meet due to inclement weather. It...

West Indies Cricket Board plans umpire training

- West Indies Cricket Board President, Dave Cameron has promised more training for local and regional umpires while commending them for the 'utterly...

Banks DIH sponsors bodybuilding competition

- Banks DIH Limited has again come on board for the Hugh Ross Classic Body Building and Fitness Competition. This year the Company has...

Demerara Volleyball Elects New Executive

  - The Demerara Volleyball Federation has new blood coursing through its executive following elections over the weekend. Seven new executives and four committee members...

WICB backs Shillingford

- Shane Shillingford and Marlon Samuels will receive full support from the West Indies Cricket Board, after their bowling actions were found illegal,...

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