‘Circuit of Champions’ cycling meet to light up Linden on Labour Day

first_imgTHE roadways of Linden will play host to the ‘Circuit of Champions’ cycling meet on Wednesday (May 1), Labour Day, when Guyana’s top cyclists will match pedals with Linden’s best, in a bid to claim top honours and prizes.The race, which is a part of the Linden Town Week Event, is being organised by the Linden Bauxite Flyers Cycle Club this year, after a five-year hiatus. In the past, it was usually an annual event; however, due to circumstances beyond the club’s control, they were unable to host the race since 2014.Fortunately, this year, the club was able to able to garner the support of sponsors, who ensured that the meet will be pulled off.Fans will be treated to thrilling action throughout 15 events, with races being contested in the Veterans, Seniors, Juniors, Juveniles, Mountain Bikes, Females and BMX categories respectively.According to information reaching Chronicle Sport, the club will be using “a new exciting race course” – the ‘Wismar Circuit’ in which the cyclists will have to climb one of the steepest hills in Linden. Aptly described by the organisers as a “short stinging hill of under two hundred meters”, the circuit also includes a lazy descent. The circuit will span almost 2.5km. The race will pedal off at 10:00hrs on Labour Day.The main sponsors are Stronghold Metals Inc., Clear Waters, Visual Auto Toy Store, Namilco, Beepats and Star Rentals.last_img read more

Battle For Premier League Promotion: Championship Leaders Suffer Shock Defeat

first_imgEnglish championship leaders Cardiff City suffered only their second league defeat of the season following a surprising 1-0 defeat at struggling Birmingham City.The only goal of the game was scored by Che Adams in the 19th minute in what was Steve Cotterill’s first game in charge of Birmingham City and the result was enough for the team to climb out of the relegation zone.In the other league game on Friday night, Burton Albion recorded a third successive clean sheet away from home as they kept their hosts Bristol City at bay in a goalless draw affair at Ashton Gate. Bristol City missed out on the opportunity to move into second position with a win.A win for Neil Warnock’s Cardiff City would have taken the team four points clear of Wolverhampton Wanderers in second place. The leaders are still occupying the top spot with 24 points from their first 12 league games of the season.RelatedThe Big Seven Matches This WeekendMarch 10, 2018In “England”The Big Seven Matches This WeekendFebruary 9, 2018In “England”Middlesbrough FC vs Southampton FCJune 30, 2017Similar postlast_img read more

Junior Basketball Team of BiH won against France in the first Round of the European Championship (Video)

first_imgThe Junior Basketball Team of BiH won against the team of France in the first round of the U18 Eurobasket in Slovakia, with the result 66:65.In the first quarter of the match, the team of France managed to achieve seven points of advantage (9: 2), but our team quickly returned to the game, and after the introductory ten minutes of the game, they achieved the advantage of 20:17.In the second period of the match, players of Boris Dzidic played a great game, and our team went on a break with the result 34:33.In the third quarter, the team of France managed to achieve the result of 19:17 and they entered the last ten minutes of the match with the result 52:51.In the last quarter of the match, our team managed to win against the current European champions with the result 66:65 and opened the U18 Eurobasket in the best way possible.Sani Campara was the best player and the most responsible for the triumph of the national team of BiH, and he scored 32 points in this match.Besides him, Aljosa Jankovic scored 10 points, Cerkezovic scored 8, Sikiras 7, Alikadic 4, Omerovic 3 and Adzic scored 2 points.Take a look at the video.(Source: E. B./Klix.ba)last_img read more