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Talma to launch book

17 August 2018

Brian “deAction Man” Talma has released a preview of his book The Brain Smiles And The Life Sings: The Last Of The Bronze Class. The autobiographical account highlights some of Talma’s experiences growing up mixed race within the Barbadian society while exploring... Read More


Bravo miracle knock takes Knight Riders to thrilling victory

17 August 2018

An outrageous 94 not out off 36 balls from Darren Bravo, ably supported by Brendon McCullum (68 from 42), propelled Trinbago Knight Riders to an extraordinary victory over St Lucia Stars as the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) produced another miracle match in which... Read More


Long road ahead for hockey

16 August 2018

Hockey is far from down for the count, but Barbados Hockey Federation (BHF) president Mark St Hill has acknowledged it is going to take some time to rebuild this country as a viable destination for the sport. Considering that hockey had been set back by the absence... Read More


Babb: Invest in relays

16 August 2018

Barbados is starting to reap the rewards in relays on the international scene and the national association should pick runners specifically for those events rather than cobbling together teams. Coach Alwyn Babb made this suggestion coming out of the summer athletics... Read More


ON THE BALL: Saeed needs to say so long to Cavs

16 August 2018

I try my best not to use this space to point players in any direction. They pay to play after all, as opposed to being paid to play. But I think I’ve held my tongue on this matter long enough now. Saeed Norville needs to leave Station Hill. Like right now! Read More


Patriots topple as Tallawahs stay perfect

16 August 2018

Early pacesetters Jamaica Tallawahs made it three wins from three in the 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) with a 47-run victory over St Kitts and Nevis Patriots on a night when run-scoring appeared at times almost impossible while at others six after six rained... Read More


King: It’s a mind game

15 August 2018

It’s not the physical aspect Darian King is concerned about. Barbados’ top tennis player said he’s concentrating on his mental focus for the upcoming US Open following an up and down season that has seen him drop some very winnable matches. Read More


Stars fall again as Tallawahs make it two wins from two

14 August 2018

After Andre Russell’s miraculous one-man show to see off the Trinbago Knight Riders it was far more of a team effort as Jamaica Tallawahs secured a second Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) victory of the season with a six-wicket success over St Lucia Stars, whose... Read More


Lakers win sixth league title

14 August 2018

Apparently Warriors only delayed the inevitable. The title is staying in Husbands. Lumber Company Lakers are still the kings, as co-MVPs John Jones and Chiamaka Browne both had double-doubles as part of the champs’ 68-51 Game 5 victory in Monday’s Co-operators General... Read More


Local team ready for big splash

14 August 2018

Barbados stands a good chance in the pool at the Goodwill Swim Championships set for this weekend at the Aquatic Centre. This was communicated by president of the Barbados Amateur Swimming Association, Tony Selby, during a media briefing ahead of the competition,... Read More


Diver sets new records

14 August 2018

Free diver Alex Davis has established four new national records for Barbados. During the Vertical Blue Competition at Deans Blue Hole in Long Island Bahamas, he recorded new times across three disciplines with the deepest at 92 metres which is 301 feet. Read More


Warriors force Game 5

13 August 2018

The finals have gone the distance again. Hilton Barbados Warriors forced that Game 5 after all, even without scoring, having held off Lumber Company Lakers for the final two minutes of Sunday’s 75-72 victory in the Co-operators General Insurance Premier League finals... Read More


Hope and Reifer seal a winning start for the Tridents

12 August 2018

Barbados Tridents made a winning start to their 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) campaign as Shai Hope’s maiden T20 half-century and a five-wicket haul for Raymon Reifer secured a 30-run win over Guyana Amazon Warriors. After seeing both openers dismissed... Read More


Silver sprint

12 August 2018

Canada was a near carbon copy of Colombia as it related to Barbados’ fortunes on the international track and field stage. That’s because once more the quartet of Shane Brathwaite, Mario Burke, Burkheart Ellis and Jaquone Hoyte produced another medal in the men’s... Read More


Brathwaite powers Patriots to big win

12 August 2018

Carlos Brathwaite brought back memories of his 2016 ICC World Twenty20 final heroics with a six-laden cameo that helped fire St Kitts & Nevis Patriots to a commanding 42-run victory over defending Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) champions Trinbago Knight Riders... Read More


Shane cops NACAC bronze

11 August 2018

The big day horse is in the money once again. Shane Brathwaite just continues to deliver for Barbados, having won yet another major medal by finishing third in the men’s 110 metres hurdles at the North American, Central American and Caribbean Championship (NACAC)... Read More


Stars come up just short in Providence thriller

11 August 2018

St Lucia Stars’ long wait for a Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) victory goes on after an agonising three-run defeat to the Guyana Amazon Warriors in a slow-burning thriller at Providence Stadium early tonight. It’s now 13 games without success for the Stars,... Read More


Russell stuns Knight Riders with one-man demolition job

11 August 2018

A virtuoso all-round performance from skipper Andre Russell propelled Jamaica Tallawahs to the unlikeliest of victories over reigning Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) champions Trinbago Knight Riders as records tumbled on a crazy night at the Queen’s Park Oval on... Read More


Tanvir fined after making obscene gesture

11 August 2018

Sohail Tanvir of the Guyana Amazon Warriors has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee after making an obscene gesture during the match against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots on August 9, at Providence Stadium, Guyana. The incident occurred in the 17th over of the... Read More


Blackout stalls Warriors’ fight

10 August 2018

They literally killed the lights on Warriors’ title challenge. Hilton Barbados Warriors were oh so close to forcing a decisive Game 5 until the most untimely of power outages brought an abrupt end to Thursday’s Co-operators General Insurance Premier League finals... Read More


Hetmeyer leads Warriors to victory

10 August 2018

Shimron Hetmeyer’s stunning unbeaten 79 from 45 balls steered Guyana Amazon Warriors from 24/3 to an ultimately comfortable six-wicket victory over St Kitts & Nevis Patriots in their 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) opener at Providence Stadium. Read More


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