Supported by home fans Riddim squad had to dig deep to defeat mile rock two goals to nil, the team from mocha on the east bank scored both goals late in the second half of the match.
Coach of riddim squad Pearce
The contest between the GDF and silver shattas was a very tense battle with both teams putting up strong resistance in their defense, while missing a number of goal scoring opportunities.
The GDF finally broke the dead lock in the dying minutes in the second quarter due to a defensive error scoring two goals to send the fans in an uproar
Coach Densil thomas
The Gff banks beer action continues this Sunday in at Buxton with two more games.
After a one year absence competitive rugby makes a grand return to the national park with the Banks DIH Rugby Sevens Championships on Sunday.
8 Teams are expected to take part comprising Pepsi Hornets, GDF and Yamaha Caribs “A” and “B” Teams, UG Wolves and a National Representative U/19 Team. On the distaff side The Ladies will be grouped into ‘A’ and “B’ Squads along with the guest participation of a representative Guyana Police Force Club U/17 Team
The action starts at three in the afternoon this Sunday. The Rugby federation would also be holding a bar-b-que as they seek to raise funds for the national team for the regional sevens championship next month
Defending champions Albouystown/Charles town sealed them self as Georgetown inter ward champs when they lifted the Mackeson trinity grid holdings pacesetters inter ward championship title on Saturday.
The defending champs Albouystown/Charlestown defeated Wortmanville/Werk-in-rust 87-82.
The defending champs swept the series 2-0
Mvp went to niko frazer top scoring with 21 points.
Third place went to Plaisance/Vryheid lust who blew out Albertown/bourda 85-50
Former National Junior Chess Champion Haifeng Su is heading the list of the top seven junior chess medalists who have qualified to challenge reigning National Junior Champion Anthony Drayton for the national junior title.
The chess qualifiers ended on Saturday at the Carifesta Sports Complex.
The others heading into the 2013 National Junior Chess Championship later this month are: Davion Mars, Roberto Neto, Saeed Ali, lone female Sheriffa Ali, Omar Britton Grant and Rashad Hussain.
Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport, Dr. Frank Anthony reiterated his ministry’s support towards the growth of chess.
The qualifiers tournament was sponsored by Demerara Distillers Ltd. under the Diamond Mineral Water brand.
West indies women would be looking to rebound after they lost their opening match against new zealand by one run.
A typically pugnacious 65 from Deandra Dottin failed to trump a fifth career hundred for Suzie Bates, as West Indies Women lost by one run in the first One-day International against New Zealand Women on Sunday
Dottin struck seven fours and one six from 66 balls, as the Windies Women narrowly missed overtaking a target of 226 in the match at Sabina Park.
Bates, the New Zealand captain, hit nine fours in 110 from 133 balls to lead her side to 225 for eight from their allocation of 50 overs after they won the toss.