Barbados second in Hockey Challenge

12 October 2015

BARBADOS CAPTURED SILVER when the curtain came down on the women’s Pan American Hockey Challenge on Sunday in Chiclayo, Peru. Brazil, the tournament’s top defensive side, stympied the Barbados offence to win 3-1. Read More


Rosberg hopes fading

12 October 2015

SOCHI – Nico Rosberg vowed to bounce back and win the next race in Texas but in his heart he knows his Formula One title hopes are over for another year after retiring from Sunday’s Russian Grand Prix. With Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton taking his ninth win of... Read More


‘Lil Man’ looms large on court

12 October 2015

THE RAINS disrupted Saturday night’s road tennis action at Silver Hill but not before the exciting Antonio “Lil Man” Daniel brought his blazing racquet to light up the night while entertaining a small crowd including Minister of Sport Stephen Lashley. Playing his... Read More


Good night for defending champions

12 October 2015

There was a goal rush at the Wotton Pasture when the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Councils Football Classic continued on Saturday night. Defending champions Christ Church East Central gave the home fans a lot to cheer about as they picked up their second... Read More


Another 5-wicket haul for Bishop

12 October 2015

THIS SEASON’s leading wicket-taker Derick Bishop was on top of his world again yesterday. The experienced left-arm spinner bagged his eighth five-wicket haul of the season to set up an easy eight-wicket victory for Brathwaite Construction Crane Resort St Catherine... Read More


First Futsal Fiesta

12 October 2015

THE INAUGURAL Barbados Football Association Futsal Fiesta Challenge kicked off yesterday at the Wildey Gymnasium with 21 teams vying for honours. The five girls’ teams are competing for cash awards while the seven Under-15 and nine Under-17 boys’ teams are battling... Read More


Toil for a draw

12 October 2015

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka – West Indies were kept in the field all day ahead of Wednesday’s start to the opening Test as Milinda Siriwardana dominated with an unbeaten hundred for Sri Lanka Cricket President’s XI on the final day of the drawn three-day tour game yesterday.... Read More


Easy victory for UWI over Pickwick

12 October 2015

TITLE FAVOURITES Sagicor UWI survived a few alarms before completing an easy six-wicket win over relegation-threatened ESA Field Pickwick on the final day of the penultimate round of matches yesterday. Needing a mere 49 for victory, UWI lost four batsmen by the lbw... Read More


TONY COZIER: Windies not the same since Lara

11 October 2015

ON their four previous tours of Sri Lanka, the West Indies have been blighted by one setback or another. The fifth is following the pattern. The latest team arrived in Colombo last weekend, underprepared after four months confined to Caribbean Premier League (CPL)... Read More


On the road to a Monarchy

11 October 2015

Who will be crowned the 2015 monarch of the road tennis courts tonight? Hundreds are expected to flock to the Flow Sports Club in Wildey to see the four best players in the Barbados Public Workers Cooperative Credit Union Limited Monarchs Of The Court battle from... Read More


St James South beat St Philip North in Thompson Classic

11 October 2015

The rains on Friday night held up enough to allow St James South to record a 2-1 victory over St Philip North at Hilda Skeene in a first round match of the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Councils Football Classic. Dayo Ward scored for St James South in the... Read More


Brathwaite, Roach impress as WI struggle

11 October 2015

COLOMBO – Carlos Brathwaite belted a cameo half-century and seamer Kemar Roach picked up two early wickets but West Indies were made to toil against the Sri Lanka Cricket President’s XI on the second day of their three-day tour match yesterday. Resuming from their... Read More


St James South win in Constituency Council Football

10 October 2015

THE RAINS HELD UP enough on Friday night to allow St James South to record a 2-1 victory over St Philip North at Hilda Skeene in a first round match of the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Councils Football Classic. Read More


West Indies name Women’s squad for ODI series

10 October 2015

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The Selection Panel of the West Indies Cricket Board announced on Saturday a 13-member squad for the One-day International Home Series against Pakistan Women this month. The two teams will play four One-Day International and three T20s. Read More


Klopp bringing “big heart” to Liverpool

10 October 2015

LONDON – Liverpool’s new manager Juergen Klopp promised to bring “full throttle” football with a “big heart” to Anfield in his first comments since the German was unveiled as the Merseyside’s club new manager on Thursday night. Invited to emulate Jose Mourinho’s... Read More


Tough start for WI

10 October 2015

COLOMBO – West Indies batsmen made a sluggish start to their tour of Sri Lanka, on a rain-hit opening day of their three-day tour match here yesterday. Opener Kraigg Brathwaite top-scored with 46 but West Indies struggled to 127 for six against the Sri Lanka Cricket... Read More


Clash of top seeds

10 October 2015

THE NUMBER one and two male and female players will clash in the finals of the second Barbados Cooperative Credit Union Limited Monarchs Of The Court road tennis championship tomorrow at the Flow Sports Club, Wildey. The rains finally held up on Thursday night for... Read More


Latonia on fire

10 October 2015

A WHOPPING 34 goals from Latonia Blackman gave Brittons Hill a 58-30 victory over Shottas United in their Barbados Workers’ Union’s netball encounter at the Netball Stadium on Wednesday night. The goal shoot’s impressive goal haul came from just 40 attempts. She... Read More


Matthews second in T&T Beacon race

10 October 2015

DARREN MATTHEWS was second to the Dominican Republic’s Norlandy Sanchez in the feature event at the Beacon Cycling On The Avenue on Wednesday night in Trinidad. Fresh from placing second in the UCI Tobago International Classic and third at the Tobago 4-stage event,... Read More


Bourne wins sixth gold medal

10 October 2015

PATRICK BOURNE’S golden run at the 2015 Huntsman Senior Games continued on Thursday when he won the men’s 50-54 age group 5-K road race. Bourne crossed the line first in 18:46.6 while teammate Lester Phillips won the bronze in 20:27.0. The win carried Bourne’s overall... Read More


Sepp Blatter appeals against FIFA suspension

09 October 2015

ZURICH – Sepp Blatter has filed an official appeal against his suspension from football by FIFA's ethics committee, his friend and former public relations adviser Klaus Stoehlker said on Friday. Blatter, the Swiss who has been president of the global football body... Read More




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