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Brath hits it big in IPL

18 December 2018

JAIPUR – West Indies Twenty20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite attracted the highest price for a West Indies player at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction yesterday, as big-hitting left-handers Shimron Hetmyer and Nicolas Pooran both landed massive contracts for next year’s... Read More

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Gilkes: Aim for Premier League

18 December 2018

HEAD COACH of the national Under-17 national team Renaldo Gilkes is calling on Barbados Football Association (BFA) heads to give them the opportunity to take their game to the next level by putting the squad in the local Premier League Read More

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Manchester United sack manager Jose Mourinho

18 December 2018

Manchester United have sacked manager Jose Mourinho after identifying a catalogue of his failings at the club. The Portuguese, 55, took over in May 2016 and led United to League Cup and Europa League titles, but they are 19 points behind league leaders Liverpool.... Read More

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Lions find Wales’ nets

17 December 2018

It took six rounds of games but Scotty’s Car Rentals St Andrew Lions finally picked up their first win of the season in astonishing fashion, registering a 2-0 upset of defending champions Weymouth Wales in the Barbados Football Association’s Premier League at the Wildey... Read More

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Talma’s book making waves in Hawaii

17 December 2018

Brian “De Action” Talma’s autobiography, The Last Of The Bronze Class, has taken off in Hawaii. He recently completed what he refers to as his most successful tour when he left Barbados to promote his autobiographical account, which tells of his experiences up to... Read More

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Champions League draw: Liverpool v Bayern Munich, Man Utd v Paris St-Germain

17 December 2018

Liverpool will take on German giants Bayern Munich in the Champions League last 16, while Manchester United have been drawn against Paris St-Germain. Read More

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Pride had belief

16 December 2018

It was a case of believing and having the confidence to achieve victory, regardless of the situation for Barbados Pride cricketers. Despite setting Jamaica Scorpions a small target of 107 runs for victory, head coach Emmerson Trotman said they decided they weren’t... Read More

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St Nick’s big gift to UWI

16 December 2018

Nicholas Kirton and Sagicor UWI had much to celebrate on Sunday. The ambidextrous Kirton showed his all-round proficiency in the top-of-the-table battle with second-placed BDFSP in the final series of matches in the Barbados Cricket Association’s Elite Division.... Read More

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Late Shaqiri double gives Liverpool victory over Manchester United

16 December 2018

Xherdan Shaqiri came off the bench to inspire a 3-1 Liverpool victory over a lacklustre Manchester United that takes them back to the top of the Premier League. Read More

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Uncertainty remains over NSC awards ceremony

15 December 2018

The show should go on! The possibility of the abandonment of this season’s National Sports Council awards isn’t sitting well with some of the national federations. Three administrators believe Bajan athletes should always be recognised for their achievements. Read More

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Miracle win for Pride

15 December 2018

Miracles do happen in first-class cricket during the Christmas season which is a time for giving and sharing. The Jamaica Scorpions’ batsmen generously gifted their wickets to gleeful bowlers as Barbados Pride miraculously secured an amazing 41-run victory on the... Read More

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Jamaica inch ahead of Barbados Pride

14 December 2018

Jamaica Scorpions, replying to Barbados Pride’s first innings total of 167 were 170 for five at lunch on the second day of their second round match in the Regional 4-Day Cricket Championship at the 3Ws Oval here Friday. Read More

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NSC abandons sports awards

13 December 2018

Barbados’ best athletes could see their efforts go for naught this year after reports surfaced that the National Sports Council may not be staging the annual National Sports Awards Ceremony in January. Read More

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Tridents U-17s lose 0-2 to Boca

13 December 2018

The flashes of thunder, sharp wind and temperature below 20 degrees did little to dampen the spirits of the Barbados Under-17 team, despite losing 0-2 to Boca Juniors Under-17 team. Playing at the Argentine Football Association’s Predio Ezeiza facilities on the outskirts... Read More

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Trotman wants bats to step up

12 December 2018

THE BATTING department of the Barbados Pride is the biggest concern ahead of today’s start of the Regional 4-Day cricket match against the Jamaica Scorpions at the 3Ws Oval. However, head coach Emmerson Trotman believes the return of West Indies opening batsman Kraigg... Read More

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BFA scores big

12 December 2018

The Barbados Football Association (BFA) yesterday scored its biggest goal for the year after a meeting with the president of the Argentine Football Association (AFA), Claudio Tapia. President of the BFA Randy Harris and Argentine Ambassador to Barbados Gustavo Martinez... Read More

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Treat for Under-17 footballers

12 December 2018

Members of the Barbados Football Association Under-17 national team were treated to a recovery session usually reserved for international players earlier today. Their scheduled trip to the Boca Juniors Stadium to participate in and watch the annual football match... Read More

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Tridents owner up for extradition, court rules

12 December 2018

LONDON – Exiled Indian business magnate, Dr Vijay Mallya could face fraud charges in his homeland after a court here Monday ruled that he could be extradited from the United Kingdom. The 62-year-old, who has been battling extradition in recent years, is the owner... Read More

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Run Barbados 20 per cent bigger

11 December 2018

Organisers of Run Barbados are reporting growth in the series. Co-ordinator Zary Evelyn said he was pleased with this year’s turnout since they recorded growth of over 20 per cent. Read More

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Rugby success

11 December 2018

The local rugby scene is seemingly heating up and overseas teams are jostling to be a part of it. This was a point expressed by manager of the local organising committee of the Mitsubishi Electric Rugby Barbados World 7s (MERBW7s) tournament, George Nicholson as... Read More

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Windies Hope for the win

11 December 2018

An unbeaten century by Shai Hope propelled the West Indies to a four-wicket victory and tied the series 1-1 against Bangladesh. Responding to Bangladesh’s 255-7 in the second One-Day-International Hope and Keemo Paul put on a 71 run partnership to help the West Indies... Read More

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