Windsor Park pitch under investigation

24 November 2015

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board confirmed on Monday that the pitch used for the third round match between Windward Islands Volcanoes and Leeward Islands Hurricanes in the Professional Cricket League Regional 4-Day Tournament in Dominica will be investigated.... Read More


Blatter, Platini decision in December

24 November 2015

ZURICH – FIFA’s ethics judges said on Monday they were aiming to decide the fate of suspended president Sepp Blatter and the man who hopes to succeed him, Michel Platini, by the end of December, following an investigation into graft allegations. The investigation... Read More


Williams to officiate ICC Women’s World T20 qualifiers in Thailand

24 November 2015

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board announced on Monday that female umpire Jacqueline Williams has been appointed to the panel of match officials for the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 qualifiers, starting later this week in Thailand. The 39-year-old Williams... Read More


Pride crushed

24 November 2015

PROVIDENCE – A treasured record and successful era in Barbados’ cricket came to an end yesterday when Guyana won their first match in 31 years in this country against the Barbados Pride at the National Stadium. Memories of their heist last season were still fresh... Read More


Brittons Hill BWU champs

24 November 2015

THE BLACKMAN SISTERS led Brittons Hill to a close win in the finals of the Sir Roy Trotman Zone of the Barbados Workers’ Union Netball Tournament on Sunday night at the Netball Stadium. Brittons Hill defeated Newbury 45-40 in a tight and entertaining final after... Read More


King in another doubles, singles win

24 November 2015

THE KING of swing just made it back to back. Barbados’ top-ranked tennis pro Darian King has completed yet another singles-doubles sweep, having won both open events over the weekend at the El Salvador Futures 2 event in La Libertad. Playing hometown boy Marcelo... Read More


George Lamming into road tennis final

24 November 2015

AJANI ROACH will have a shot at redemption. Fresh from losing the individual crown, the young George Lamming student has his eyes on another title after leading the tournament favourites to a finals date with St Cyprian’s Boys’ in the Berger Royale/Cave Shepherd... Read More


Team Barbados win Jockey Challenge

24 November 2015

THE THIRD EDITION of the Barbados Winter Jockey Challenge on Ansa Mcal Racing Festival Raceday turned out to be not much of a challenge for the victorious Team Barbados last Saturday in front a sizeable crowd at the Garrison Savannah. The team of captain Reshawn... Read More


Djokovic closes year on winning note

23 November 2015

LONDON – Novak Djokovic put the finishing touch to a magnificent season by beating Roger Federer 6-3 6-4 to win the ATP World Tour Finals on Sunday for the fifth time in his career. The Serbian underlined his complete dominance of men’s tennis with another immaculate... Read More



23 November 2015

LUCKY HORSESHOE WELCHES have put wrong things right. Beaten in last year’s Barbados Cricket League (BCL) Twenty20 final, the St Thomas team redeemed themselves yesterday by defeating L&N Workshop The Whim by eight wickets in a one-sided final at Kensington Oval. The... Read More


St Mich. North beat odds to last 8

23 November 2015

ST MICHAEL NORTH survived being between a rock and a hard place to advance to the quarter-finals of the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Council Football Classic. In a match that lasted well past midnight on Saturday, St Michael North defeated St Michael North East... Read More


Dethroned Husbands still in winning form

23 November 2015

DETHRONED CHAMPION JOCKEY Patrick Husbands hit a pair of braces Friday and Saturday as Barbadian jockeys riding at Woodbine race track in Toronto won seven races last week. Husbands, who remains third in the jockeys standing behind Eurico Rosa Da Silva and Luis Contreras,... Read More


Welches win BCL T20 title

23 November 2015

LUCKY HORSESHOE WELCHES corrected their mistakes from last year to capture the title in the Barbados Cricket League (BCL) 2015 Twenty20 competition in a one-sided final at Kensington Oval yesterday. After winning the toss and inviting L&M Workshop The Whim to bat, Welches,... Read More


‘Big boys’ left in Titans

23 November 2015

ALL PRETENDERS have been vanquished and just potential kings and queens remain as the Massy United Insurance Clash of the Titans road tennis championships move to the Netball Stadium tomorrow for the start of the quarter-finals. The final night of action at the Villages... Read More


Pride record at risk

23 November 2015

PROVIDENCE – Barbados’ treasured record spanning 31 years of unbeaten matches against Guyana in this country is under severe threat today when the third round of the WICB Professional Cricket League climaxes. Not since 1984 has Barbados lost a first class match in Guyana,... Read More


Williams takes six

23 November 2015

THE CHAMPIONS folded like cards as batting all-rounder Kenroy Williams showed his spin-bowling value with a six-wicket haul to bowl Brathwaite Construction Crane Resorts St Catherine to a comprehensive 114-run victory over Sierka Maple in their Sagicor General Super... Read More


No sweat for ‘Indy’

22 November 2015

BARBADOS WON THE Winter Jockey Challenge over the international opposition, but there were also celebrations for Indiano Jones and Shane Collymore at the Garrison Savannah yesterday. The pair captured one of the day’s major races, the Grade I-ANSA McAL Barbados Stakes... Read More


Singh’s ton keeps Pride on back foot

22 November 2015

TWO CONTENTIOUS umpiring decisions and a brilliant century from Guyana Jaguars’ Vishal Singh were the catalysts that kept Barbados Pride in the back seat after the second day of their third round match in the WICB Professional Cricket League at the National Stadium... Read More


Whim quietly confident

22 November 2015

QUIETLY CONFIDENT, but not cocky. That was the sentiment from the camp of The Whim as they prepared for today’s final of the Barbados Cricket League (BCL) T20 Competition at Kensington Oval. The L&N Workshop-sponsored St Peter team, champions of the inaugural competition... Read More


Maynard was ‘humble, polite’

22 November 2015

HE NEVER TURNED HIS BACK on either the Pinelands or basketball community, and they more than showed their gratitude in return. They came out in their thousands to show their last respects for Ryan “Ryan Sam” Maynard as family, friends, the Pine community, the basketball... Read More


Can’t keep up with Jones

22 November 2015

INDIANO JONES, under a superb ride by jockey Shane Collymore, delivered in grand style yesterday at the Garrison Savannah for his owner Lewin Godding and new trainer Anderson Ward on the inaugural Ansa Mcal Racing Festival. The five-year-old dark bay gelding scored... Read More




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