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Venom breaks down MJ again

11 April 2017

IF THERE IS an antidote for Mark “Venom” Griffith, Julian “Michael Jackson” White certainly hasn’t found it yet. Griffith, the island’s top ranked player, maintained his dominance over the former number one by defeating him in a gruelling, riveting two-hour contest... Read More

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King puts Barbados into final

10 April 2017

VENEZUELA is all that stands now between Barbados and Group I. Darian King held court once more, putting his country’s Davis Cup team in yet another Group II final following a comfortable straight-sets victory in his reverse singles rubber against Guatemala yesterday.... Read More

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Darian King wraps up Davis Cup win for Barbados

09 April 2017

BARBADOS ARE BACK in the Davis Cup Americas Group II final after taking an unassailable 3-1 lead against Guatemala today. Playing at the National Tennis Centre, top ranked Bajan player and world no.114 Darian King wrapped up the tie by winning his reverse singles... Read More

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Barbados win doubles to take lead in Davis Cup

08 April 2017

BARBADOS HAVE TAKEN a crucial 2-1 lead in their Davis Cup Group II tennis tie against Guatemala at the National Tennis Centre today. The dynamic duo of Darian King and Haydn Lewis came up big, beating Christian Diaz and Wilfredo Gonzalez 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 in the pivotal... Read More

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Davis Cup tie even after day one

07 April 2017

BARBADOS AND Guatemala are tied after the opening day of their Davis Cup Group II Americas tie. Playing at the National Tennis Centre, Christopher Diaz put the visitors up briefly by beating Bajan no.3 Adam Hornby before Darian King predictably levelled the tie some... Read More

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King positive ahead of Guatemala match

06 April 2017

DARIAN KING has definitely come of age and will be out to show his maturity and help the Barbados Davis Cup team secure a victory in their tennis tie over Guatemala this weekend at the National Tennis Centre. This is according to captain Damien Applewhaite, who was... Read More

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Venom and Holder in Titans final

06 April 2017

NUMBER ONE seeds Kim Holder and Mark “Venom” Griffith are into Sunday’s finals of the Massy United Insurance Clash of the Titans Road Tennis Championship. For a brief moment both Holder and Griffith were threatened by annoying drizzles from Cherene “Tiny Lion” Ward... Read More

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C.O. Williams backing junior tennis

05 April 2017

THIRTY-FOUR of Barbados’ top junior tennis players will be hoping to follow in Darian King’s footsteps when the C.O. Williams International Junior Tennis Tournament serves off on Saturday. Among those who will battle juniors from 27 regional and international countries... Read More

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King moves up rankings

04 April 2017

ANOTHER WEEK, another jump. Darian King continues to climb the tennis ladder, having reached a new career-high of 114 in the world when the latest Emirates ATP rankings were released yesterday. It represents a jump of seven spots in the rankings, coming just two... Read More

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Bajan Davis Cup team confident

04 April 2017

THE BARBADOS Davis Cup tennis team has never been more ready for an international assignment. This confidence was revealed by team captain Damien Applewhaite at a press conference at the Barbados Tennis Association yesterday, ahead of the tie against Guatemala starting... Read More

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‘Baracus’ upsets Hinds

04 April 2017

DARIUS “Baracus” Gaskin scored a remarkable come-from-behind upset over fourth-ranked Dario Hinds when the Massy United Insurance Clash Of The Titans road tennis quarter-finals were completed on Sunday night at the Dover courts. Gaskin, who is ranked one spot lower... Read More

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Jones’ dream turns to nightmare

03 April 2017

CURTIS JONES’ dreams of winning a national singles title in road tennis will have to wait for another tournament. The number three ranked player who had advanced to the final in the first edition of the Massy United Insurance Clash of the Titans in 2014 will not... Read More

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Newcomers steal the thunder

30 March 2017

TWO VIRTUALLY unknown women stole the show and the hearts of spectators when the Massy United Insurance Clash of the Titans road tennis tournament continued on Tuesday night at Dover. Julie Howard scored an impressive 19-21, 31-29, 21-16 victory over Deborah Roach... Read More

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Griffith and Holder advance

29 March 2017

DEFENDING CHAMPIONS champions Kim Holder and Mark “Venom” Griffith moved into the quarter-finals of the Massy United Insurance Clash Of The Titans road tennis tournament in contrasting styles when the round of 16 began on Monday night at the Dover Courts. Griffith,... Read More

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Griffith stops Mitchell in classic

28 March 2017

TWO GRANDMASTERS of road tennis, Winston “Charles McEnroe” Griffith and Anthony “Ears” Mitchell, put on a display of the highest level when the Massy United Insurance Clash of the Titans tournament continued on Sunday night at the Dover Courts. In the end, Griffith... Read More

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Easy wins for White, Skeete

27 March 2017

WORLD CHAMPION Julian “Michael Jackson” White and Lance Bynoe Veterans king Adrian “Dan” Skeete were the show toppers when the Massy United Insurance Clash Of The Titans road tennis tournament continued on Saturday night at the Dover Courts. White showed his superior... Read More

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Darian falls to Goffin in Miami

25 March 2017

DARIAN KING’s run at the Miami Open is done. Barbados’ top-ranked tennis pro went up two early breaks in the first but eventually lost a hard fought 7-5, 6-1 result to eighth seed David Goffin just moments ago in the second round of the latest ATP Masters 1000 event.... Read More

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Gill stuns Jean in upset

23 March 2017

FORMER NATIONAL volleyballer and beach champion Gregory “Coach” Gill scored a big upset when the Massy United Insurance Clash Of The Titans road tennis tournament continued on Tuesday night at Dover. Gill, playing in only his second Professional Road Tennis Association... Read More

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Rains wash out road tennis

22 March 2017

THE RAIN washed out all but one of Monday’s matches on the second night of action in the Massy United Insurance Clash Of The Titans road tennis championship at Dover. Before the rains came Julian “Snake” Quimby had stopped Merlon Edwards 23-20, 21-14. Edwards, from... Read More

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King moves up to 121 in ATP rankings

21 March 2017

DARIAN KING is on a high. Barbados’ top ranked tennis pro has himself a new career-best ranking, having vaulted all the way up to 121 in the world when the new Emirates ATP rankings were released yesterday. The 24-year-old baseliner jumped ten spots up the ladder,... Read More

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Lesser stars shine

21 March 2017

SOME OF the lesser stars seized the moment toshine when the fourth edition of the Massy United Insurance Clash of the Titans road tennis tournament served off at the Dover courts on Sunday night with first prize of $12 000 at stake. In spite of an inexplicable 87-minute... Read More

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