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    July 17

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Jofra delivers!

14 July 2019

The familiar saying “you’ll find a Bajan anywhere in the world” hit home in the historic ICC Cricket World Cup final when England won a most thrilling match to stun New Zealand at Lord’s. Read More


Wanderers, Empire triumph

14 July 2019

Wanderers and Empire completed victories on a rain-affected last day of the first-round matches in the Barbados Cricket Association’s Elite Division yesterday. Read More


Alleyne Alumni champs

14 July 2019

Alleyne School ran away with the fifth Barbados Inter-Alumni Championships title at the National Stadium on Saturday. They amassed 230 points, 69 points more than the Challenor School, with 161, while St Leonard’s Boys’ were a distant third with 84 points. Read More


Jarvis double inspires Barbados

14 July 2019

Felicia Jarvis netted a brace as Barbados started their Concacaf Under-20 Women’s campaign with a comfortable 2-0 victory over St Vincent and the Grenadines yesterday at Warner Park, St Kitts and Nevis. Read More


England win first men’s Cricket World Cup in dramatic finale against New Zealand

14 July 2019

LONDON – England won the men's World Cup for the first time as they beat New Zealand following a dramatic sudden-death super over in one of the most thrilling matches in cricket history. Read More


Lewis Hamilton wins record sixth British Grand Prix

14 July 2019

LONDON – Lewis Hamilton took a record sixth British Grand Prix victory in a thrilling race featuring a crash between Max Verstappen and Sebastian Vettel. Battles throughout the field created a dramatic race – by far the best of the year so far – as Hamilton benefited... Read More


Novak Djokovic beats Roger Federer in Wimbledon final-set tie-break thriller

14 July 2019

Novak Djokovic saved two championship points to retain his Wimbledon title with a thrilling final-set tie-break win over Roger Federer. Read More


Bajan Gems beaten by Malawi

14 July 2019

Barbados suffered a second straight defeat at the Vitality Netball World Cup this morning. Despite goal shooter Shonica Wharton’s 15 goals from 18 attempts, the Bajan Gems were beaten 65-41 by Malawi, in Liverpool, England. Read More


Australia look to Ashes

14 July 2019

JOLIMONT – All-rounders Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis have been excluded from a 25-player squad for an intra-Australia clash that will go a long way to deciding the makeup of Tim Paine’s Ashes side. Read More


Jones runs race, doesn’t hear false start

14 July 2019

Barbadian quarter-miler Jonathan Jones endured the disappointment of running an entire 400 metres without realising that a false start had been called at the Monaco Diamond League on Friday. Read More


Bajans still Under-17 champs

13 July 2019

It was showers of blessings for Barbados Under-17 cricketers in Trinidad and Tobago yesterday. Read More


New Zealand pound Bajan Gems

13 July 2019

Barbados Gems didn’t glitter or glow at the Vitality Netball World Cup in Liverpool yesterday as the New Zealand Silver Ferns sparkled with a lopsided 78-25 victory. Read More


Nelson lands double but Walcott warms hearts with return

13 July 2019

EDMONTON, Canada – Jamaican Dane Nelson won twice on Thursday’s seven-race card at Century Mile to extend his great form but it was the return of champion jockey Rico Walcott which snatched all the headlines. Read More


Hill sets sights on 2024 Olympics

13 July 2019

CARIFTA Games 2018 under-20 boys’ javelin silver medallist Zion Hill hopes to throw at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. Hill spoke to THE NATION in an interview reflecting on his past year at the University of North Texas, where he is on an athletics scholarship. Read More


Halep beats Serena Williams to win Wimbledon singles title

13 July 2019

LONDON – Simona Halep became the first Romanian to win a Wimbledon singles title after she beat seven-times champion Serena Williams 6-2 6-2 in the final on Saturday. Read More


Mr Olympia facing rape charge

12 July 2019

NEW YORK – Bodybuilding star and Mr Olympia winner Shawn Rhoden – aka “Flexatron” – has been charged with first-degree rape in Utah, according to cops. Read More


'Gems’ rousing start

12 July 2019

The Bajan Gems made a dazzling start to the Vitality Netball World Cup in Liverpool yesterday with a polished 69-34 win over Singapore. Read More


Jack Warner ordered to pay TT$474 million by US court

12 July 2019

NEW YORK – A former Caribbean soccer official fighting extradition in the FIFA bribery scandal has been ordered to pay $79 million in damages from a related United States lawsuit. Read More


Belle third in Switzerland

12 July 2019

Barbadian hurdler Tia-Adana Belle warmed up for next month’s Pan American Games with a podium finish at the Spitzen Leichtathletik meeting at Luzerne’s Allmend Stadium in Switzerland on Tuesday. Read More


BOA and Caribbean RADO sign agreement

12 July 2019

The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Caribbean Regional Anti-Doping Organization Inc. (Caribbean RADO) to continue housing that agency’s operations at the BOA’s headquarters in Wildey, St Michael. Read More


Bajan Gems win World Cup opener

12 July 2019

The Bajan Gems are off to the perfect start in the 2019 Vitality Netball World Cup. Goal shooter Shonica Wharton scored a game high 27 goals from 29 attempts as Barbados defeated Singapore 69-34 in Liverpool, England. Read More


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