UNDER excellent course conditions and golfing weather, Macorp’s Miguel Oviedo dominated the field to win his first tournament of his career.Oviedo produced an excellent net score of 62, a record performance for himself and at the same time outdistancing all competition in the exciting A&R Jiwanram Printery Tournament.The Macorp team has an internal rivalry between the players and Saturday’s win by Oviedo will definitely set off a whole new wave of competitionWinning in dominating fashion for the first time, Oviedo was ecstatic, especially since the second place in his category went to his good friend, Carlos Carbo of Saj Rice.Former captain, veteran Patrick Prashad, went back to his winning ways and took top honours in the 0-12 handicap flight.The Honorable Dr. George Norton, Minister of Youth, Sports & Culture, was on hand to present prizes to the winners in this second of over 55 events scheduled for 2020 at the LGC.Speaking to the large crowd at hand, Minister Norton stated, “I am very pleased with the conditions of the grounds and the development of the sport in general and have discussed with Aleem several options for increased cooperation.”He continued, “As a medical doctor, I am extremely interested in starting a pilot programme that will involve young women and children who are not particularly interested in team sports and who may be shy or introverted.“I have seen first-hand what Mr. Hussain has done for the Club and sport and I want to say that our full support can be counted on for further development of the game in Guyana,” Dr. Norton said.President of the LGC, Aleem Hussain , who retired injured from yesterday’s tournament, expressed his gratitude to the Minister personally and in his official capacity for the support he has given to the game, “Without Minister Norton’s continued support, much of what we have accomplished would not have been possible.”Hussain also thanked the many players and sponsors who have been supporting the club and development of the game over the past few years.“AR Printery has been there for us, as have many new sponsors in the past few years because they believe in what our vision is for the sport. Today, we saw many players honing their game in anticipation of the upcoming Copa Airlines Invitational on January 25.”Joining the Honorable Minister at the LGC for the first time and assisting with the presentation of prize was Mr. Dunstan Andrews, formerly of St. Cuthbert’s Mission but now residing in Canada.Mr. Andrews was extremely impressed by the club. “I didn’t even know that our country had such a wonderful facility and I will definitely recommend it to everyone and return myself as often as possible’’ he statedA former teacher in Guyana, Mr. Andrews said he saw exactly why Minister Norton was excited by the sport as it offered many new opportunities for young children especially those in the hinterland regions of the country.The tournament was played under the Medal-play format in 2 Flights 0-12 and 13-28 handicaps.In the 0-12 Flight, the winners were Patrick Prashad (76/8) – 1st and William Walker (79/11) – 2nd.But it was the 13-28 Flight that saw record performances; Oviedo (62/27) winning ahead of Carlos Carbo (68/28) – 2nd; and Bholawram Deo (69/19) – 3rd.A&R Jiwanram Printery of 31 Back St. Bel Air Village, Georgetown, Tel: 226-5588, is a modern professional hi-tech Printing & Graphic Design Company that does a wide range of print jobs including banners, jerseys or clothing, calendars, books, wrappers, business cards etc. in small or large quantities as requested, with a general maximum turnaround time of 24 hours.
Burnley vs ChelseaReal score: 0-4xG score: 0.27-3.03Manchester United vs EvertonReal score: 2-1xG score: 2.52-1.85 5 The ‘expected goal’ value of every shot in a game is used to calculate the ‘expected goals’ of a match. Click here to find out more about the calculations used to work out xG.Should a team end with a higher xG than actual goals scored, it is probable they were wasteful in front of goal due to poor finishing or an in-form opposition goalkeeper. If the real goals scored is higher than the xG, the team may have been lucky to score so many in that match, or come up against a poor defence.So, how did every team perform compared to their xG in the 10th round of Premier League matches? Find out below thanks to shot-based expected goals statistics from Understat.com…Liverpool vs Cardiff CityReal score: 4-1xG score: 2.30-0.64 Did Mahrez just accidentally reveal Fernandinho is leaving Man City this summer? Had he netted, it would have seen Spurs grab a valuable draw but this result would not have been reflected in the statistics which, with a bit of rounding, suggest a 2-0 Man City win was the correct scoreline.But were the rest of the Premier League scorelines backed up by performances?‘Expected goals’ is a statistic used to work out how many goals should be scored in a match, with every shot taken given an ‘expected goal’ value based on the difficulty of the attempt.Based on a number of factors including distance from goal, type of shot and number of defenders, the ‘expected goal’ value reveals the likelihood a specific shot will end in a goal; the higher the value, the more likely a goal should be scored from that shot. revealed Most read in Premier League gameday cracker Pogba and Martial secured the win Erik Lamela, Harry Kane, and Dele Alli look devastated. The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT Green reveals how he confronted Sarri after Chelsea’s 6-0 defeat at Man City 5 Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion How Everton could look in January under Ancelotti with new signings huge blow changes Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? predicted Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Southampton vs NewcastleReal score: 0-0xG score: 1.19-0.30Leicester vs West HamReal score: 1-1xG score: 1.95-1.56Crystal Palace vs ArsenalReal score: 2-2xG score: 2.11-0.82 Fulham vs BournemouthReal score: 0-3xG score: 0.35-2.01Brighton vs WolvesReal score: 1-0xG score: 0.97-1.39Watford vs HuddersfieldReal score: 3-0xG score: 2.20-0.49 SORRY latest Guardiola-inspired tactics: Is this how Arsenal will line up under Arteta? Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Gerard Deulofeu celebrates his goal for Watford Mane, Salah and Firmino all scored for Liverpool 5 5 TOP WORK Tottenham Hotspur star Erik Lamela could have earned his team a point against Manchester City on Monday night but saw his shot fly over the bar from 12 yards.Many felt it should have been a goal but actually had xG value of 0.36, so perhaps wasn’t quite so bad as many believed at the time. tense 5 whoops Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester CityReal score: 0-1xG score: 0.43-2.24