• Today
    June 17

  • 03:33 PM

UWI take out Paradise

RENALDO GILKES,

Added 18 April 2015

mario-harte-041815

Ace striker Mario Harte scored a vital goal for the University of the West Indies (UWI) against DirectTV Paradise, on Thursday night. (FP)

THE UNIVERSITY OF THE WEST INDIES’ (UWI) good run of form continued last Thursday night as they secured an important 3-2 victory over Direct TV Paradise at the Barbados Football Association’s Wildey Astroturf.

But Weymouth Wales squandered the lead twice and gave up the opportunity to finish the first half of the season on top of the Premiership table after they drew 2-2 with the Barbados Defence Force Sports Programme (BDFSP).

UWI earned their third consecutive victory with a spirited victory over the guys from Dover. UWI came from behind twice, and with a player down, to finish the first round on 17 points.

Paradise opened the scoring in the 34th minute, thanks to a header from defender Zico Phillips. This lead lasted until half-time, but Mario Harte made things level five minutes after the interval with a well drilled left-footed drive to the far post.

Please read the full story in today's Saturday Sun, or in the eNATION edition.

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

Dos and Donts


Welcome to our discussion forum here on nationnews.com. We encourage lively debate, but we also urge you to take note of the following:

  • Stay on topic – This helps keep the thread focused on the discussion at hand. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article.
  • Be respectful – Meeting differences of opinion with civil discussion encourages multiple perspectives and a positive commenting environment.
  • Do not type in capitals – In addition to being considered “shouting” it is also difficult to read.
  • All comments will be moderated – Given the volume of comments each day, this may take some time. So please be patient.
  • We reserve the right to remove comments – Comments that we find to be abusive, spam, libellous, hateful, off-topic or harassing may be removed.
  • Reproduction of comments – Some of your comments may be reproduced on the website or in our daily newspapers. We will use the handle, not your email address.
  • Do not advertise – Please contact our Advertising Department.
  • Contact our Online Editor if you have questions or concerns.
  • Read our full Commenting Policy and Terms of Use.
comments powered by Disqus

POLL

Are you complying with the water prohibition measures announced by the Barbados Water Authority?

Yes
No

FRONT COVER OF TODAY'S NEWSPAPER

CARTOON

INSTAGRAM