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Ticket sales slow

20 June 2018

Ticket sales are slow for the first ever day/night Test match at Kensington Oval starting on Saturday. Director of cricket at the Barbados Cricket Association (BCA), Steven Leslie, says response has been slow for the third Test between West Indies and Sri Lanka,... Read More

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Pinnacle challenge to Gandalf

20 June 2018

The Pinnacle Feeds Midsummer Creole Classic will be an epic race at the Garrison Savannah on Saturday with plenty of incentivesfor the winning connections. General manager and director of Pinnacle Feeds Limited, Jason Sambrano, wasted no time during yesterday’s launch... Read More

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Foundation, St Michael win titles

20 June 2018

Daring manoeuvres in the shooting circle by Carol-Ann Nurse, supported by goal attack Chiara Chase and the efforts of mid-court players, gave Christ Church Foundation the Barbados Secondary Schools Netball League’s Under-15 title with a 28-24 win over Queen’s College... Read More

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Drivers: Vaucluse too hard on tyres

20 June 2018

Remove the Vaucluse Raceway. That’s the call from a number of local, regional and international drivers at the end of Sol Rally Barbados 2018 after complaining it is too hard on tyres. One of the drivers voicing concern was four-time champion of the Barbados Rally... Read More

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West Terrace takes the crown

20 June 2018

West Terrace Tigers roared the loudest when the inaugural National Primary Schools Invitational Volleyball Competition was held yesterday at the Wildey Gymnasium. After playing unbeaten among the four schools, West Terrace captured the crown with a straight sets... Read More

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Ronaldo earns edgy Portugal 1-0 win as Morocco's hopes end  

20 June 2018

MOSCOW – A below-par Portugal were again rescued by Cristiano Ronaldo’s eye for goal as they stumbled to 1-0 victory over Morocco on Wednesday that meant the unlucky North African side become the first to be eliminated from the 2018 World Cup. Ronaldo headed his... Read More

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Best earns junior Pan Am silver medal

20 June 2018

Caribbean squash queen Meagan Best earned Barbados’ first ever silver medal in the singles’ competition of the Pan Am Junior Squash Championships in Brazil. Best was stretched to the fullest on the third day of play when she advanced to the finals after defeating... Read More

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Glory for Gabriel

19 June 2018

Fiery West Indies’ pace bowler Shannon Gabriel has been making stupendous strides in the fast lane, reaching the coveted 100-wicket mark. His record-breaking match haul of 13 for 121 in the drawn second Test match against Sri Lanka in St Lucia has propelled the muscular... Read More

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Holder eyes series win

19 June 2018

Captain Jason Holder is urging Barbadians to support the West Indies as the regional cricket team hunt a historic series win over Sri Lanka. After battling to a tense draw in the second Test in St Lucia on Monday, the Windies need only to avoid defeat in the final... Read More

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Skye shines at CUT Trials

19 June 2018

When you are blessed with a name like Skye Spencer-Layne, it is natural to reach for the stars. Spencer-Layne soared to new heights with a personal best of 5:34 metres in the Under-13 Girls’ long jump to highlight the final Caribbean Union of Teachers’ (CUT) Trials... Read More

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Coach happy with CAC prep

19 June 2018

Barbados men’s hockey head coach Dominic Hill is satisfied with preparations for the 2018 Central American & Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, Colombia. Hill said he was pleased with the progress of the squad ahead of their departure to London next week for a 12-day... Read More

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Senegal punish Polish errors to win 2-1 in Group H

19 June 2018

MOSCOW − Senegal took full advantage of their opponents’ errors to beat Poland 2-1 in their opening Group H match, finally giving Africa something to cheer about at the World Cup as the group favourites failed to fire. Leading thanks to a clumsy Thiago Cionek own-goal... Read More

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Small ball line-up for qualifier

18 June 2018

Nigel Lloyd sure wasn’t kidding. Barbados’ head basketball coach stuck to his word about going small and fast, having chosen just four big men for next week’s FIBA AmeriCup Qualifier even with the late inclusion of overseas-based pro Akeem Marsh. It was the biggest... Read More

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Foundation and QC in netball final

18 June 2018

Christ Church Foundation and Queen’s College will clash in the final of the Barbados Secondary Schools Under-16 Netball League at the Netball Stadium today. Foundation advanced to the final when they managed to hold off former winners Lester Vaughan 23-21 in last... Read More

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BDFSP boots strike 6 times

18 June 2018

Hat-tricks by Omani Leacock and Kyle Gibson delivered a devastating 6-0 victory for Barbados Defence Force Sports Programme (BDFSP) over Claytons Kola Tonic Notre Dame in their out-of-zone clash on an exciting Sunday night of action in the Barbados Football Association’s... Read More

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WINDIES play to draw

18 June 2018

GROS ISLET – Shannon Gabriel’s record eight-wicket haul set the stage for a sensational West Indies run chase but sloppy batting, coupled with inclement weather, ensured an anti-climatic end as the second Test against Sri Lanka ended in a draw yesterday. In the end,... Read More

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Two-goal Kane strikes late to give England 2-1 win over Tunisia

18 June 2018

VOLGOGRAD – England captain Harry Kane scored twice including a stoppage-time winner as he led his side to a last-gasp 2-1 win over Tunisia in their opening World Cup match on Monday. Kane stooped at the far post to turn in a header in the 91st minute just when it... Read More

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Rain forces postponement of netball

18 June 2018

All Barbados Netball Association matches scheduled for today have been postponed due to the inclement weather. Information regarding the rescheduling of games will be made available to clubs at a later date. Read More

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Gabriel grabs six

17 June 2018

GROS ISLET – Speedster Shannon Gabriel snatched a career-best six-wicket haul to take ten wickets in a Test for the first time but Sri Lanka resisted stubbornly to set up an intriguing final day of the second Test today. Floundering on 48 for four after resuming... Read More

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Marsh could boost team

17 June 2018

Akeem Marsh’s pain is now Barbados’ gain. The men’s senior side may yet get its star big man, and not a moment too soon, as the prolific national forward has been released from Australian basketball club Gold Coast Rollers before next week’s start to the FIBA AmeriCup... Read More

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Big defeats in south

17 June 2018

Rendezvous and Abrahams United Silver Sands are dangerously close to the Barbados Football Association’s Premier League trapdoor, after suffering demoralising 4-0 defeats at the hands of Brittons Hill United and Crane and Equipment Ellerton respectively last past Saturday... Read More

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