The United States Embassy here in Guyana has “cancelled without prejudice” non-immigrant visas issued to local basketballers and officials that were part of the Guyana team to the just-concluded 16th CARICOM basketball championships in the US Virgin Islands.
Did GABF explore all opportunities to get teams to Virgin Islands?
GUYANA’S hardworking and eager basketballers got the shock of their lives when they were unable to attend this year's history-making Senior Caribbean Basketball Championships which are being staged in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Hamilton Green, during his tenure as Prime Minister of this country had once declared that "Sports is not sport." In his own way Green was simply stating that sports is serious business and should not be taken lightly.
Georgetown has selected a team of basketball players to compete against the Washington DC Jammers team which arrived here yesterday. The players will also be vying for a place on the Guyana national side to compete in the CARICOM Championships. Today we carry pen portraits of members. Darcel Kester Harris: DOB: 10/22/79. Height: 5’ 6”