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Andy Murray loses possible farewell match at Australian Open to Roberto Bautista Agut  

14 January 2019

Andy Murray produced a superb fightback in what might have been his final match but eventually lost in five sets to Roberto Bautista Agut in the Australian Open first round. Read More

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Giles blowing for Archer in World Cup

13 January 2019

FORMER Foundation and Barbados Under-19 fast bowler Jofra Archer could feature in England’s World Cup squad if new managing director of England’s cricket, Ashley Giles, gets his way. Read More

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Reifer’s remedy

13 January 2019

COACH Floyd Reifer says the only way Caribbean cricket can move to the next level is if there is an improvement in pitches, preparation and umpiring. Read More

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Reifer ‘ready’ to coach Windies

12 January 2019

Floyd Reifer is in no way angry that he has been overlooked as a West Indies assistant coach for the upcoming series against England. In fact, the 46-year-old Barbadian, who had a taste of working with the regional side on recent tours of India and Bangladesh, is... Read More

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Odaine and Barker shine

12 January 2019

Keen to erase the disappointment of missing selection for last year’s CARIFTA Games, a determined Shemia Odaine got a useful warm-up for the new season with three commanding track and field victories at an Athletics Association of Barbados (AAB) Developmental Meet on... Read More

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Holder soon at full fitness

11 January 2019

Jason Holder is gradually returning to full fitness and ready to make a return to Test cricket. The West Indies captain, sidelined for the recent series against Bangladesh and one Test against India because of a shoulder injury, made a comeback to the competitive... Read More

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Pybus issue ‘part of a larger problem’

11 January 2019

Former Barbados, Nottinghamshire and Tasmania all-rounder Franklyn Stephenson says the handling of Richard Pybus’ appointment is just a microcosm of the problems facing West Indies cricket. Read More

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Hero CPL and Cricket West Indies announce tournament dates

11 January 2019

GROS ISLET, St Lucia − The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) and Cricket West Indies (CWI) have agreed on a time for the 2019 edition of the tournament. This year’s event will take place between August 21 and September 27. The opening round of matches will take place... Read More

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Fans snap up Test tickets

11 January 2019

Barbadian cricket fans are not leaving it to the last minute. Scores of fans turned up at Kensington Oval today to get tickets for the upcoming Test match at Kensington Oval. Read More

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King barely misses main draw

11 January 2019

The cardiac kid’s comeback came up just short. Darian King barely missed out on his greatest rally yet, and another spot in the main draw of a grand slam, having dropped last night’s heartbreaker in the final round of qualifying at the Australian Open. Read More

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BFA loses knockout sponsor

10 January 2019

The Barbados Football Association (BFA) has suffered a knockout blow. It lost thousands of dollars in sponsorship for one of the island’s biggest football competitions. Read More

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Coach: Batting let us down

10 January 2019

Painful loss. That’s how coach Emmerson Trotman described Barbados Pride’s recent six-wicket defeat by defending champions Guyana Jaguars in the Regional Four-day Cricket Championship at Kensington Oval. Read More

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World University Twenty20 Tournament in the works

10 January 2019

ST JOHN’S – Cricket West Indies, Caribbean Professional League organisers and the University of the West Indies Faculty of Sport are teaming up to host the first ever World University Twenty20 Tournament. Read More

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King moves a step closer to Australian Open main draw

10 January 2019

The Bajan King is now one win away from featuring in his second grand slam tournament. Read More

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Brooks invited to training

09 January 2019

Barbados Pride captain Shamarh Brooks has been invited to a training camp to prepare for the forthcoming opening Test against England at Kensington Oval. Cricket West Indies has not made an official announcement on the squad but investigations by NATIONSPORT on Wednesday... Read More

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Aussie Open chance for Darian

09 January 2019

Barbados’ top tennis player Darian King is two wins away from once again breaking into the main draw of a Grand Slam tournament. In the early hours of Wednesday morning, King defeated a previous finalist Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 to advance to the second... Read More

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Bravo’s return boosts Red Force, as Jaguars eye fourth win

09 January 2019

ST JOHN’S – Darren Bravo looks set to return to the West Indies Championship scene for the first time in three years when only two of the matches in the fourth round are contested, starting tomorrow. Read More

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Windies Women Squad off to camp ahead of Pakistan series

09 January 2019

ST JOHN’S – Cricket West Indies (CWI) Selection Panel named a strong and experienced Windies Women’s squad for a two-week training camp in Antigua. They are preparing for the upcoming series against Pakistan and will start net sessions from today at the Coolidge Cricket... Read More

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Game taking off in St Vincent

08 January 2019

ROAD TENNIS is becoming popular in St Vincent and the Grenadines.And according to chief executive officer of the Professional Road Tennis Association, Dale Clarke, this success follows a three-year programme Read More

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Ramdin slams batting

08 January 2019

PORT OF SPAIN – Captain Denesh Ramdin has branded his side’s batting in both innings as “unacceptable” after Trinidad and Tobago Red Force crashed to a 245-run defeat to Leeward Islands Hurricanes on Monday. Read More

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Second Straight for St Andrew Lions

07 January 2019

ZONE 2 bottom club Scotty’s Car Rentals St Andrew Lions claimed their second win on the spin with a 3-1 defeat of Claytons Kola Tonic Notre Dame when the Barbados Football Association’s Premier League resumed after its Christmas break on Sunday night at the Wildey Turf.... Read More

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