Top jockey coming

26 October 2016

THE BARBADOS TURF Club’s third racing season, which starts on November 5, promises to be one filled with action galore. More importantly, racing enthusiasts are in for something really special prior to Barbados celebrating its 50 Anniversary of Independence on November... Read More


St Michael shoot ahead of the rest

26 October 2016

THE ST MICHAEL SCHOOL shot their way to the top at the first ever Inter-school Archery Tournament over the weekend. They took the win ahead of the Graydon Sealy Secondary School and Springer Memorial, while Queen’s College placed fourth. Read More


Holder not feeling strain of losses

26 October 2016

ABU DHABI – West Indies captain Jason Holder has brushed aside suggestions that he is under “pressure” as a result of a series of losses by the regional side on its current tour of the United Arab Emirates. Read More


Dexter rules Olympia Europe

26 October 2016

DEXTER “THE BLADE” JACKSON was the class of the field in Germany at the latest International Federation of Bodybuilding (IFBB) pro event, capturing the first ever Olympia Europe contest in Dortmund, over the weekend. Read More


SHOOTING FOR GOAL: 'Venom' one of the best

26 October 2016

WHEN THE HISTORY of road tennis is documented the name Mark “Venom” Griffith will be among the top 10 on the list. His professionalism, fitness, focus and work ethic are amazing. The defeat of the former youth and senior champion and crowd favourite, the irrepressible... Read More


The best of West Indies

26 October 2016

IT IS IMPOSSIBLE, let alone irrelevant, to choose a definitive all-time XI, but I thought it would be a bit of fun to select an all-time West Indies team. This will serve to remind us how strong the West Indies cricketing heritage is. There is so much to be proud of... Read More


NSC girls blank Technique 4-0

26 October 2016

NATIONAL SPORTS COUNCIL had an impressive 4-0 blowout of Technique Football Club when the Barbados Football Association’s Women’s League competition continued last Sunday at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex. Read More


Warrens survive scare

26 October 2016

LEAGUE QUEENS Pan American International Insurance Warrens almost threw away their unbeaten record when the Goddard Enterprises Limited Volleyball Competition continued at the Kensington Bond on Monday night. Read More


North East battle Central for 2-1 win

26 October 2016

MEMORIES ARE MADE made of this. An unexpected goal gave St Michael North East a hard-fought 2-1 win over St Michael West Central in the David Thompson Memorial Classic Football Tournament on Monday night at Passage Road. Read More


A THORNY ISSUE: Divided we stand

26 October 2016

TRIBAL WARS MUST stop for local sports to develop. What I consider as egotistical behaviour in some quarters might produce a handful of winners who will enjoy bragging rights for a while, but the image of their respective sports will become the long-term victim. Read More


Tough Windies final day

25 October 2016

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – West Indies were left needing a miracle to save the second Test and avoid yet another series loss to Pakistan, after their batting again let them down on the penultimate day of the second Test yesterday. Set a mammoth 456 for victory,... Read More


Beach Culture shifting to June

25 October 2016

BRIAN TALMA is trying to change the tide of slow visitor arrivals in the month of June. The veteran wave rider told NATION SPORT during an interview at the Action Beach Shop in Silver Sands on Saturday that he selected June to host the Beach Culture World Championship... Read More


Loopers capture tennis title

25 October 2016

FAST LOOPERS captured the Premier League in the Barbados Table Tennis Association’s club competition when they romped to a third consecutive victory at the Table Tennis Centre, Nursery Drive, Saturday night. The Loopers beat Barbados Defence Force 3-0 to complete... Read More


Charles returns to Pride squad

25 October 2016

WANDERERS’ forgotten man is back in the fold. No, not Kirk Edwards. Leg-spinner Nikolai Charles has been embraced again after a five-year break while young batsmen Anthony Alleyne and Aaron Jones finally broke into the Barbados Pride team when the 13-man squad... Read More


Wallace sees no insularity in Windies cricket

25 October 2016

WEST INDIES cricket isn’t suffering from insularity. Not according to Hendy Wallace. The Barbados Pride chairman of selectors has once again defended his team’s decision to lean heavily on local players by saying Bajan cricketers are among the best in the region.... Read More


Alleyne, Jones in Barbados Pride PCL team

24 October 2016

ANTHONY ALLEYNE and Aaron Jones have made their Barbados breakthroughs. The two young batsmen are set to make their Barbados Pride debut next month after being named in an otherwise unsurprising 13-man squad for the opening round of the WICB Professional Cricket... Read More


Windies facing another loss

24 October 2016

ABU DHABI – West Indies were plunged into survival mode with two days of the second cricket Test remaining, after their suspect batting failed on the third day here yesterday, allowing Pakistan to take a vice grip on the contest at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium. Needing... Read More


City whip Ch Ch West

24 October 2016

CITY OF BRIDGETOWN brushed aside Christ Church West 5-1 when the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Councils’ Football Classic continued at Dover on Saturday night. The lads from Bridgetown ran out comfortable winners on the back of a brace from the influential... Read More


Walcott wraps up sixth title

24 October 2016

EDMONTON – Barbadian Rico Walcott celebrated his sixth straight Northlands Park title here Saturday when he partnered with 5-1 chance Royal Warrior to win the $50 000 Harvest Gold Plate Handicap at the western Canada racetrack. The success was the 27-year-old’s lone... Read More


40 training for CONCACAF U-15 tourney

24 October 2016

THE NATIONAL youth selectors have chosen 40 young footballers, from a pool of 150, to attend training sessions with a view to representing Barbados at next year’s CONCACAF Under-15 tournament. Training for the boys began yesterday at the Wildey AstroTurf under the... Read More


Hamilton cuts Rosberg’s lead

23 October 2016

AUSTIN – Triple world champion Lewis Hamilton celebrated his 50th Formula One victory on Sunday with a pole to flag U.S. Grand Prix drive that cut Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg’s overall lead to 26 points with three races remaining. The Briton’s fourth win in five... Read More




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