McIlroy’s six shots off the lead at Dell Technologies Championship

first_imgPhoto © – Tipp FM Rory McIlroy’s six shots off the lead into today’s second round of the Dell Technologies Championship on the PGA Tour’s Fed-Ex Playoffs.The Northern Irishman, who is the defending champion, had a one-over par opening round in Boston.Fed-Ex Cup leader Dustin Johnson leads at five-under. Meanwhile, many of the players are out early this morning to complete their second rounds at the Czech Masters – after rain made the course unplayable yesterday afternoon.Darren Clarke is two-over with 15 holes of his second round to complete.It’s the first qualifying event for next year’s Ryder Cup in Paris.last_img read more

Night club security guards beaten during “sunrise” fete

first_imgTwo security officials attached to the 704 Sports Bar were beaten by a group of patrons at the “Sunrise Fete” held at that facility’s parking lot at Lamaha and Albert Streets, Georgetown on Friday morning.Injured are Germaine Adams, 33, of Church Street, Georgetown and Kennrick Maynard, 34, of Kuru Kururu, Soesdyke/Linden Highway.The two men were reportedly providing security at the event when, at about 05:45h, Adams observed a fight some distance from the bar and went to placate the situation. He was instead dealt a blow to the eye with a bottle by one of the men who were fighting. The suspect was later identified as ‘Whistle”.Adams fell to the ground, and three other males who were in the company of “Whistle” attacked him with broken bottles. As a result, Adams discharged a round from his service weapon into the air, resulting in the crowd dispersing.As he turned around, he recognised a colleague pulling an unidentified male out of the bar.Meanwhile, as “Whistle” and his accomplices were leaving, they attacked Maynard, who was on duty outside of the 704 Building, dealing him several lashes to his face and other parts of his body.A report was made to his supervisor, who in turn informed the Police ranks who took control of the situation.Adams and Maynard were taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital, where they were treated. The firearm, a Glock pistol, was lodged at the Brickdam Police Station Armoury pending ballistics examination.The suspect ‘Whistle’ and his accomplices are being pursued by the Police.last_img read more