Daily Archives: July 13, 2012

Cricket: Rohan Kanhai v Australia (1975 World Cup Final) video

Rohan Kanhai v Australia ( 1975 World Cup Final )

Here is great video of Rohan Kanhai playing in the 1975 World Cup Finals and “his last game” before retirement. Clive Lloyd is the non striker.
There are also a number of embedded  (after this video), cricket videos of other West Indies greats to be remembered.

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Guyana’s Kadecia Baird cops silver at World Junior Champs

Guyana’s Kadecia Baird cops silver at World Junior Champs

Kadecia Baird of Guyana

(INDYSTAR).-  Ashley Spencer, an Indianapolis 19-year-old, won the gold medal in the women’s 400 meters today in track and field’s World Junior Championships at Barcelona.

Spencer broke a 22-year-old meet record with a time of 50.50 seconds. The previous record was 50.62 by Fatima Yusuf, Nigeria, in 1990.

Kadecia Baird of Guyana won silver in 51.04 and Erika Rucker of the United Statesbronze in 51.10. Kadecia’s silver medal finish saw her move from eighth in this year’s rankings to second with that Area A record.   Continue reading

Senior police officers ordered to repay kickbacks

Senior police officers ordered to repay kickbacks

JULY 13, 2012 | BY  |    … $17M luxury boat purchase

  On the auction block – The police $17M luxury boat (right)

What was supposed to be a transparent, standard purchase of a 30-ft ocean-worthy boat has ended up as a scam involving a small group of high level members of the Guyana Police Force.
This is according to the Ministry of Home Affairs, with reference to the purchase of a $17M luxury vessel for regular patrols and crime-fighting purposes.   Continue reading

Toronto Foundation – 10th anniversary – Dinner & Dance – September 15, 2012

……  Here are some of our projects at schools in Guyana …..  Continue reading

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