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Jones gets first road tennis title

08 December 2017

CURTIS JONES played some superb tennis to capture his first national title when the Louis Dogs/Cripple Road Tennis tournament climaxed in front of a large crowd at Belfield on Wednesday night. Jones, who has been knocking at the door but only getting admission to... Read More

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Bayley’s win fifth title

08 December 2017

THE NAME of Bayley’s captain Shaquan Belle and the sound of stumps being shattered are probably still ringing in the ears of the Reynold Weekes’ batsmen. Belle rang loudly at the Empire Club, Bank Hall yesterday with a devastating spell of penetrative fast bowling... Read More

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Football finals this weekend

07 December 2017

Football enthusiasts will get the opportunity to see the best teams which participated in the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Council Football Classic when the finals are played this weekend. The finals will take place on Sunday, December 10, at the Kensington... Read More

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Bayleys, Reynold Weekes in finals face-off

07 December 2017

Two St Philip teams will journey to the Empire Club in Bank Hall, St Michael, today to battle for supremacy in the final of the annual Guardian Group Herman Griffith Primary Schools Cricket Competition. Defending champions and four-time winners Bayleys will start... Read More

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Terrific Tuach advances

07 December 2017

Chelsea Tuach is poised for more surfing glory. Barbados’ lone representative at the prestigious 13th Pan American Surfing Games in Peru, advanced into the quarter-finals with an authoritative display of surfing yesterday. Tuach continued to fly the Barbados flag... Read More

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Brits sign up for next year’s Sol Rally

07 December 2017

Three British drivers have already confirmed that they will be returning for next year’s Sol Rally Barbados at the wheels of Subarus. Rob Swann (S12B) and Simon Wallis (N10), who will be both competing in the event for the 11th time, will be joined by attorney at... Read More

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Bajans on target in shooting event

07 December 2017

Barbadian shooters copped a plethora of awards at the recently concluded Trinidad and Tobago Police Combat Shoot in the twin-island republic. The six-member team battled 62 other competitors from across the region en route to emerging champions. Competing in this... Read More

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Avengers still on top

07 December 2017

Williams Industries Avengers edged Monster All Stars 3-2 to remain in pole position when the Barbados Hockey Federation’s Men’s Division One League Tournament continued at the Hockey Centre, Wildey, on Sunday. The match was fast-paced from the touch-off with Avengers’... Read More

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Russia banned from Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

06 December 2017

LAUSANNE – Russia has been banned from the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics after the IOC found evidence of an “unprecedented systematic manipulation” of the anti-doping system that has led to a series of bans for the country’s athletes in recent months. The International... Read More

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Miller, Emrit get ODI call

06 December 2017

ST JOHN’S – Selectors have called up the veteran pair of Nikita Miller and Rayad Emrit for the limited-overs tour of New Zealand later this month, in a surprise move that has handed both players new leases on their international careers. The 35-year-old Miller was... Read More

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Meagan looking for best in Opens

06 December 2017

Teenage squash prodigy Meagan Best will lead a Bajan nine-pronged assault on the Canadian and United States Squash Opens from December 9 to 19. The 15-year-old Best, who is the top local and Caribbean player, had stunned her North American opponents last year with... Read More

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Husbands lands double at Woodbine

06 December 2017

TORONTO – Veteran rider Patrick Husbands continued to make a strong finish to the Woodbine season, producing a handsome double on Sunday to take some of the spotlight on the ten-race card. The Barbadian, a seven-time champions at Canada’s premier racetrack, scored... Read More

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Gaskin, Ward impress

06 December 2017

Darius “Baracus” Gaskin and Cherene Ward impressed when the Lions and Leo Club of Barbados 30 and Under Road Tennis Tournament reached the quarter-finals stage at the Deighton “Pa” Roach Facility in Bush Hall on Monday night. Gaskin, who was on a high after scoring... Read More

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Holder wins Under-13 boys’ road tennis title

06 December 2017

Tyrease Holder smashed his way to the top of the KFC/Berger Paints/Cave Shepherd Under-13 Road Tennis Invitational yesterday. The Lester Vaughan student defeated Ahijah Blunt of St Martin’s Mangrove 18- 21, 21-10, 21-13 at the KFC courts Warrens to take the boys’... Read More

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Holder out of second Test due to suspension 

05 December 2017

HAMILTON, New Zealand – Still reeling from their heavy innings defeat to the Black Caps in the opening Test, West Indies were dealt another blow on Tuesday when captain Jason Holder was ruled out of the second Test after being suspended by the International Cricket... Read More

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Barbados to host Rugby World 7s Tournament

05 December 2017

BRIDGETOWN – Rugby Barbados World 7s (RBW7s) will this weekend welcome some of the best men’s and women’s club teams from across the globe for the highly anticipated 2017 Rugby Barbados World 7s Tournament. Set to take place on December 9 and 10 at Frederick Smith... Read More

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St Andrew in final

05 December 2017

ST ANDREW produced a commanding display to reach their first final, as they eased past St Michael West 3-0 in the semi-finals of the David Thompson Memorial Constituency Councils Football Classic at Gall Hill on Sunday night. An early strike from Justin White was... Read More

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Meagan is best Under-19 girl

05 December 2017

MEAGAN BEST predictably walked away with the girls’ Under-19 title when the curtain came down on the Hilton Barbados Junior Squash Open on Sunday. The reigning senior women’s Caribbean champion opted to compete in a higher age-group and hardly raised a sweat on the... Read More

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Stars ready to shed light

05 December 2017

A WHOLE BUNCH of stars are set to hit the road next year. Two junior teams, StARZ and Rising Stars, will be representing Barbados at next summer’s Lesser Antilles 3x3 Under-18 basketball tournament after winning Sunday’s respective girls’ and boys’ Barbados Independence... Read More

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Marathon hype

05 December 2017

APPARENTLY the marathon’s renewed popularity is no fluke. Seems the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) has left nothing to chance, having vigorously promoted the Run Barbados series at international events to ensure the increased numbers at this year’s marathon.... Read More

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Defeat no reason for panic, cautions Holder

04 December 2017

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – West Indies captain Jason Holder has urged his team not to panic following their heavy innings defeat inside four days to New Zealand in the first Test on Monday. The Windies started the fourth day on 214 for two but lost eight wickets in... Read More

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