Georgetown, Guyana Newswire (Page 7)

Georgetown, Guyana Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Farmer, wife seriously injured after speeding car collided with minibusRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Stabroek News

    A farmer is seeking justice after being hit by a speeding vehicle over two weeks ago while travelling along the Mahaica, East Coast Demerara roadway. Afraz Sattaur was on his way to the Woodlands Hospital on May 16, with his common-law wife Razena Hassan, when he was hit by a speeding car along the Mahaica old road.

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  2. Aussies must adapt, says Finch, but will reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Stabroek News

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Opener Aaron Finch says Australia need to quickly come to grips with the slow, low Caribbean pitches but has backed them to bounce back during the remainder of the Tri-Nations Series. The World champions plunged to a 47-run defeat to South Africa at the Guyana National Stadium here Tuesday, after their batting collapsed for 142 in pursuit of 190 for victory.

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  3. Windies focused on correcting mistakes: EstwickRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Stabroek News

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Bowling coach Roddy Estwick says West Indies are aware of where they went wrong in their last game against Australia and will have to pull together in order to correct those issues. West Indies beat South Africa by four wickets in the opening game of the Tri-Nations Series last Friday but then produced a meek batting performance in their second outing against World champions Australia, to slump to a six-wicket defeat last Sunday.

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  4. Finch: Aussies will rebound*Jun. 9, 2016, 12:12 Am AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    YESSS!: South Africa's Kagiso Rabada celebrates dismissing Australia's Matthew Wade during their One-day International clash against Australia in the Tri-Nation Series in Georgetown, Guyana on Tuesday night. --Photo: AFP Opener Aaron Finch says Australia need to quickly come to grips with the slow, low Caribbean pitches but has backed them to bounce back during the remainder of the Tri-Nations Series.

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  5. Crowd support key to CPL title bid, says HarperRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2016 | Stabroek News

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Guyana Amazon Warriors head coach, Roger Harper, believes crowd support will be key to his side's success in the Caribbean Premier League starting later this month. Amazon Warriors are two-time finalists in the tournament but are yet to be crowned champions, and are hoping they can lift the 2016 trophy when action gets underway on June 29. "To help us achieve success on the field this year we need big crowds and we are going to try our best to play our part and aim to give our public a team to be proud of," the former West Indies off-spinner and head coach said.

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  6. Collective blame*Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    STUMPS FLY: South Africa's Wayne Parnell is bowled by Australia's Josh Hazlewood during the One-day International in the Tri-Nation Series in Georgetown, Guyana, yesterday. Parnell made two as South Africa were dismissed for 189.

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  7. Brilliant bowling helps Proteas reach top of the table by beating AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | DNA India

    South Africa's Imran Tahir celebrates their win over Australia during a One-day International cricket match between South Africa and Australia in the Tri-Nation Series in Georgetown, Guyana on June 7, 2016. Paceman Kagiso Rabada led a brilliant South Africa bowling display that lifted the Proteas to a 47-run win over Australia in the triangular one-day international series in Guyana on Tuesday.

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  8. Australia's top order fails in ODI loss to South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    From major upsets to injury-time winner, these are the most exciting, silly and downright crazy plays in the sporting world this week. GEORGETOWN, Guyana: Australia have suffered a 47-run one-day loss to South Africa, capitulating after they were set a target of 190.

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  9. Australia limit South Africa to 189-9 in cricket seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Bangkok Post

    Australia's pace and suffocating aggression limited South Africa to 189 for nine batting first in the third match of the Tri-Nation One-Day International series at the Guyana National Stadium on Tuesday. Australia's Josh Hazlewood celebrates catching out South Africa's Aaron Phangiso during a One-day International cricket match in the Tri-Nation Series in Georgetown, Guyana on June 7, 2016 Only Farhaan Behardien offered any substantial resistance, his workmanlike innings of 62 before he fell in the final over saving his side from complete capitulation after the top-order failed to deliver for the second consecutive match.

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  10. Holder bemoans 'horrible shots' in Windies lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Stabroek News

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - West Indies captain Jason Holder has lamented the "soft dismissals" and "horrible shots" which led to his side's six-wicket loss to Australia in their second match of the Tri-Nations Series here Sunday. Sent in at the National Stadium, only two West Indies batsmen made it past 20 as the hosts were bundled out for a disappointing 116 off 32.3 overs.

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  11. Cricket SA torpedoes review panel before it startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Mail & Guardian

    West Indies' Darren Bravo plays a shot during a One-day International cricket match between the West Indies and South Africa in the Tri-Nation Series in Georgetown, Guyana on June 3, 2016. The suspicious timing of the announcement shows the CSA is clearly in the game of not taking cricket fans seriously.

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  12. Rude awakeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    West Indies opener Johnson Charles is bowled by Australia's Mitchell Starca during Match 2 of the Ballr Cup Tri-Nation Series at Guyana National Stadium, Providence yesterday. Photo by WICB Media Wrapped in a Guyanese flag, a woman left the Providence Stadium in Georgetown saying this can't be a Tri-series but a cry series.

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  13. Spinners, Warner take Aussies homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | The Daily Star

    Australia's David Warner shakes hands with The West Indie's Dinesh Ramdin after their One-day International cricket match between the West Indies and Australia in the Tri-Nation Series in Georgetown, Guyana on June 5, 2016. Photo: AFP West Indies' performance on Sunday came straight out of the locker room that stored last year's data files, where the absence of Dwayne Bravo and Chris Gayle from the One-Day International side came back to haunt them.

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  14. The history behind British Guiana's Cottonreels: Unveiling Classic StampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Linn's Stamp News

    This 4A black on orange stamp features the type B rim with the frame break above the "T" of BRITISH. The type A rim, with frame break between the "G" and "U," is shown on the 8A black on green.

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  15. Beyond the energizing Amazon Warriors jubilee floatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Stabroek News

    As one of many thousands of Guyanese who returned to the scene of the time when the majestic Golden Arrowhead was raised on the north side of Georgetown at the National Park on May 26, 1966 by Guyana Defence Force lieutenant Desmond Roberts to mark our country's independence from British rule, by calculation I admit to being well over 50-years-old. I, am grateful, however, that even with the passage and the grind of almost half a century abroad, that I was able to muster almost as much energy and enthusiasm now in the waning moments of May 25, 2016 to celebrate the historic flag raising albeit in keeping with the sign of the times on a large screen plasma TV at a barbecue a stone's throw away from the official venue.

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  16. Narine, Pollard valuable to Windies, says SimmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Stabroek News

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC - Head coach Phil Simmons has praised the qualities of Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard and says the duo are an invaluable part of any West Indies one-day set-up. Both players played key roles as West Indies beat South Africa by four wickets in the opening One-Day International of the Tri-Nations Series at the National Stadium here on Friday.

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  17. Strong Message*Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Trinadad Express

    DOWN THE GROUND ROCK SOLID: West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard drives during his match-winning innings in the opening One-Day International Tri-Series match against South Africa in Georgetown, Guyana on Friday night.--Photo: AFP West Indies coach Phil Simmons hailed the contributions of Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard in his team's four-wicket win over South Africa in the opening match of the Tri-Nations One-Day International series at Providence Stadium in Georgetown, Guyana on Friday night.

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  18. Cricketers' impressive returnRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Fiji Times

    Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard made triumphant returns to the West Indies team in a comfortable victory over South Africa in the opening match in a triangular one-day international series yesterday. Off-spinner Sunil Narine took a career-best six for 27 as West Indies dismissed South Africa for 188 off 46.5 overs on a slow pitch at Providence Stadium in Georgetown, Guyana.

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  19. Fuel prices going upRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2016 | Stabroek News

    Fuel prices are going up from tomorrow. A release today from the Guyana oil company said that acquisition costs for fuel have been going up.

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  20. Narine leaves Proteas in a spinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... 27 as West Indies dismissed South Africa for 188 off 46.5 overs on a slow pitch at Providence Stadium in Georgetown, Guyana. Pollard then did his job with the bat, using his power to hoist six sixes in a run-a-ball 67 not out as the Windies scored ...

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