Headlines



<< Prev 1 2 3259 260 261 Next >>
GT out-hustle Jammers - locals win 83-72

National captain Lugard Mohan and forward Andrew `Mr. Dunk' Ifill played pivotal roles as Georgetown rapped DC Jammers on the knuckles with an eleven point defeat when the two met at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall on Monday night. Ifill and Mohan scored 20 and 18 points respectively as Georgetown played the unusual role of revenge seeker for Linden, who were toppled by Jammers in their opening game, to win 83-72.

read more...

DC Jammers rebound to beat President’s X11 81-79: Locals in must-win situation tonight

WASHINGTON DC Jammers rebounded from their loss to Georgetown and staved off a strong challenge by the President's XII to win Game One, 81-79, tilting the three-game series in their favour. Jammers first took a 8-1 lead but Andrew Ifill of the President's XII gave an ear1y five before the Washington side's Derrick Boyd turned on his magical display inside in reply.

read more...

DC Jammers take unbeatable lead

FORWARDS Dexter Martin and Derrick Boyd quarterbacked the Washington D.C Jammers out of an ominous situation for a big turnaround and eventual victory from a fantastic third quarter performance, resulting in a 95-85 victory in Game Two of their three-game series against the President's XII, Saturday night at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.

read more...

DC Jammers win three-match series

WASHINGTON DC Jammers swept away the three-game series against the local President's XII, winning Game Three 88-83 on Saturday night at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall. The game was typical of the series, which started with victory for the Jammers. The visitors were up by 11 points after the first quarter, leading 22-11 and at half time 45-34.

read more...

Local Basketballers miss golden opportunity

The best basketball players in the Caribbean, scouts from colleges in the United States and even Philadelphia 76ers NBA player Rajah Bell will be there but Guyana’s male and female basketball players will not get a chance to showcase their wares at the 2002 Caricom basketball championships in St Thomas, US Virgin Islands.

read more...

Basketballers out of Caribbeanbean Championships

Guyana’s participation at this year’s Verne Callwood senior Caribbean basketball championships hung by a slim thread yesterday even as officials of the Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation met late last evening for a final decision on the team’s participation.

read more...

Basketball squads named to oppose DC Jammers

The Guyana Amateur Basketball Federation has shortlisted 33 players for possible selection on the President's senior and junior squads which will oppose the DC Jammers basketball team of the United States of America next month. Among the players short listed are former Caricom All Star guard Lugard Mohan, the exciting Andrew Ifill, Nkossi Gurrick and rising stars Steve Neils Jnr and Bruce Davis.

read more...

Georgetown lift Best of Best Trophy in 90-88 thriller

GEORGETOWN captain Andrew Ifill receives winning trophy from GABF president Colonel Godwin McPherson. Ifill was also named Most Valuable Player of the tournament. GEORGETOWN took the Best of Best basketball trophy by edging Linden 90-88 in a breathtaking final of the Empire Trust Incorporated-sponsored tournament at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall on Friday night.

read more...

Hamid calls for better security at basketball matches

Linden's senior basketball coach Abdulla Hamid has highlighted the need for better security and for trained table officials as some of the requirements if local basketball is to go places. Hamid made the recommendations following his side's 88-90 loss in the final of the Best of the best basketball series which concluded on Friday night at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall. Hamid is a former national player who has also served as assistant coach of the national women's team to the CARICOM championships.

read more...

Kudos to Chrissy and Bobby

Two young entrepreneurs have given lie to the belief that sport in Guyana can only progress if there is substantial government input. While governmental support in providing facilities is a must there are also several other factors that influence sporting progress. Chrissy Douglas and Bobby Cadogan, with initiative and drive have revived the game of basketball, brought back the fans and shown what is achievable if there are persons committed to working in the interest of something they love.

read more...

<< Prev 1 2 3259 260 261 Next >>




Events






TEAMS SUB-ASSOCIATIONS MEMBER OF