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Mediator called in

12 May 2019

ANTIGUA’S LABOUR COMMISSIONER has been asked to mediate the matter between sacked West Indies selectors Courtney Browne and Eldine Baptiste and their former employers. Read More


Third Madrid Open title for Djokovic

12 May 2019

MADRID – Delighted world number one Novak Djokovic said he was back to his best after winning a third Madrid Open tennis title on Sunday, defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3 6-4. Read More


Hamilton beats Bottas in Spain

12 May 2019

Lewis Hamilton led Valtteri Bottas to the fifth consecutive Mercedes one-two at the start of this season after dominating the Spanish Grand Prix. Read More


Manchester City retain Premier League title

12 May 2019

Manchester City retained their Premier League title and finally ended Liverpool's magnificent challenge after surviving a scare to come from behind and outclass Brighton at the Amex Stadium. Read More


Cavs, the President’s men

11 May 2019

It’s the little things that count. Just ask the Station Hill Cavaliers. They may not be the prettiest group at the party, but they paid attention to detail when it mattered most Friday night and took home the prettiest thing on show. Read More


Win keeps St Barnabas on course

11 May 2019

Defending champions St Barnabas “A” remained in the hunt to retain their league crown when they defeated main rivals C.O. Williams Rangers 36-26 in a low-scoring Division 1 netball match on Friday night at the Netball Stadium. Read More


Ambris’ century spurs Windies to record run chase

11 May 2019

DUBLIN, Ireland – Sunil Ambris scored his maiden One Day International (ODI) century, becoming the first Vincentian to do so for the West Indies, to help propel the regional team to their highest ever successful run chase in ODIs as they claimed victory over Ireland... Read More


Another crown for Suki

11 May 2019

Another outstanding victory for draughts grandmaster Ronald “Suki” King. King, who will be challenging for the World Go As You Please title in Barbados later this year, reclaimed the Henderson Layne Memorial Invitational title loaned to second-placed Jack Francis by... Read More


WI out to give it a better shot

10 May 2019

DUBLIN – Following contrasting results in their first two games of the Tri-Nation Series, West Indies will go in search of an improved performance when they face Ireland again, hoping to secure a berth in the final of the tournament. Read More


Hope ‘key’ for Windies

10 May 2019

DUBLIN – Interim head coach Floyd Reifer says Shai Hope will be one of the keys to West Indies’ batting in the future, following the right-hander’s back-to-back hundreds in the ongoing Tri-Nation Series. Read More


BCA fires yorker at clubs

10 May 2019

The Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) has delivered a yorker to cricket clubs. Read More


Villa floor Shottas 66-34

10 May 2019

Knockout queens Guardian Group Pride of Villa and ace player Latonia Blackman are one game away from achieving local netball glory after crushing Wow Shottas 66-34 when Division one action continued on Wednesday night at the Netball Stadium. Read More


BCL tribute to Seymour Nurse

09 May 2019

The Barbados Cricket League issued the following tribute in memory of the late Seymour Nurse who passed away on Tuesday at age 85 after a long illness. Read More


Spanish media flay Barcelona

09 May 2019

BARCELONA – The Spanish and Catalan press were in unforgiving mood after Barcelona’s 4-0 surrender to Liverpool in the Champions League semi-finals denied them a place in the final by wiping out a 3-0 advantage from the first leg. Read More


Rally revving economy

08 May 2019

The economy has benefited immensely from overseas participants in the Sol Rally Barbados, which has been a staple on the sporting calendar for the past 30 years. Barbados Rally Club’s public relations officer Neil Barnard made the comments at a press briefing at Mahogany... Read More


Umpires deny netball rift

08 May 2019

The Barbados Association of Netball Umpires (BANU) has declared that there is no stand-off between its officials and the Barbados Netball Association (BNA). Responding to an article headlined Netball Confusion, which appeared in Wednesday’s MIDWEEK Nation, president... Read More


Tottenham ride Moura hat-trick into Champions League final

08 May 2019

AMSTERDAM - Lucas Moura scored a stoppage-time winner to complete a hat-trick and seal a sensational 3-2 comeback win for Tottenham Hotspur to take them past Ajax Amsterdam on the away goals rule into the Champions League final on Wednesday. Read More


Nurse was ‘special’

08 May 2019

The iconic Sir Garfield Sobers has hailed the late Seymour Nurse as a special talent who made a “great contribution to Barbados and West Indies’ cricket”. Sir Garfield, who featured in four century partnerships with Nurse in Test cricket, told THE NATION his long-time... Read More


Deane pips Cheeseman for title

08 May 2019

Liz Deane and Victor Cheeseman faced off from the very first day of 2019 Barbados Turf Club’s racing season for title honours. So intense was this battle that it continued down to the ninth and final race day of the Barbados Turf Club’s first season when Deane just... Read More


Hope stands out as Tigers tame Windies

07 May 2019

DUBLIN – Stylish Shai Hope stroked his second straight One-Day International hundred and fourth in eight innings, but his fireworks were negated by a ragged fielding effort, as West Indies crashed to an eight-wicket loss to Bangladesh in the second match of the Tri-Nations... Read More


Liverpool stun Barcelona with Champions League comeback

07 May 2019

LIVERPOOL, England – Liverpool produced one of the greatest comebacks in Champions League history to beat Barcelona 4-0 on Tuesday, overturning a three-goal first-leg deficit and advancing to their second successive final with a 4-3 aggregate victory. Read More


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