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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


Plans to improve open water  swimmers

11 July 2019

Plans are on the cards to improve the performances of young open water swimmers, says Barbados team manager Matthew Lashley. Read More


Sammy's ready

11 July 2019

Darren Sammy has dusted off his maroon cap and is ready to don it again as captain of the West Indies T20 cricket team. Read More


Serena Williams beats Barbora Strycova to reach Wimbledon final

11 July 2019

Serena Williams made light work of Barbora Strycova to reach the Wimbledon final and stand one win away from a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title. Read More


  Rampant England end Australia's title defence to roar into final

11 July 2019

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - England snuffed out Australia’s title defence and stormed into the Cricket World Cup final with a comprehensive eight-wicket victory over the five-times champions in the second semi-final on Thursday. Read More


Women Tridents eye World Cup berth

10 July 2019

QUALIFYING for the FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup is Barbados’ biggest goal. Read More


England waiting on pitch report

10 July 2019

BIRMINGHAM – England may change their bowling combination for Thursday’s Cricket World Cup semi-final against Australia if the Edgbaston pitch assists spinners, captain Eoin Morgan said on Wednesday. Read More


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