Guyana ties Bermuda 1-1 in World Cup qualifier

Ricky Shakes converted a header in the 81st minute to give

Guyana an important 1-1 tie against Bermuda in a World Cup

qualifier on Tuesday night.

Guyana now leads Group B with 10 points from four games.

Trinidad and Tobago is next with nine points. The rivals play each

other twice next month.

John Barry Nusum scored for Bermuda in the 72nd minute, powering

a header past goalkeeper Ronson Williams.

But Shakes was left alone at the far post and headed the ball

past Freddie Hall.

Bermuda had a chance to go in front late in the game, but Nusum

and Nahki Wells both shot straight at Williams in the final

minute.