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Guyana to lock horns with Trinidad to qualify for NACRA Fifteens Tourney – 31st May 2013

shot0011In Rugby: Guyana and Trinidad lock horns on the rugby field in a match both teams will be looking to win as qualifying in the NACRA  Fifteens tournament continues. Guyana beat Barbados 19-17 at the Providence Stadium just about 12 days ago to keep alive their chances of Qualifying. Guyana’s Captain Ryan Gonsalves speaking at their last practice game in the National Park said the team will be going all out and will not allow anything to chance.

Both teams need to win to advance to Round Three where the USA South team awaits them. Coach Theodore Henry was also cautious but confident..

Should Guyana win, the match against USA South will be played in Guyana at a date to be decided. Capitol News’ Esan Griffith will catch the action live from the Twin Island republic.

 

In Cricket: the Dwayne Bravo-led West Indies side take on Australia in a day/night warm up match in Cardiff Wales ahead of the Start of the 2013 Champions trophy in England from June 5. The West Indies will be looking to repeat their heroics of 2004 when they hoisted the winner’s trophy for the first and only time. Coach Ottis Gibson has said that the West Indies side which includes IPL stars Dwayne Bravo, Chris Gayle, Pollard and Sunil Narine will not start as favorites, rather that tag goes to the hosts.

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