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Tridents rattle Patriots

13 September 2019

BASSETERRE – Barbados Tridents crippled St Kitts and Nevis Patriots with spin, bringing them back down to earth with a 18-run defeat, to claim their first win of the Caribbean Premier League on Wednesday night Read More

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Boxing ‘lacks punch’

13 September 2019

One of this country’s most decorated amateur fighters, Junior Greenidge, says boxing is down and almost out and the Barbados Boxing Association (BBA) has run out of ideas. Read More

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McIlroy tops Koepka for PGA Tour Player of the Year honours

12 September 2019

ATLANTA – Rory McIlroy may not have added to his collection of major titles during the 2018-19 campaign, but the Northern Irishman did enough to be named the PGA Tour Player of the Year on Wednesday for a third time. Read More

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King: Stadium repairs stalled

11 September 2019

Complete renovation of the National Stadium is still some time away, says Minister of Sport John King. Read More

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Spartans square series

11 September 2019

St Philip team Spartans are poised to create local basketball history. After squaring the best-of-three Division 1 finals by defeating the University of the West Indies Blackbirds 70-63 in Game 2 at the Wildey Gymnasium on Tuesday night, they are now just one more... Read More

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England drop Roy for final Ashes test

11 September 2019

LONDON – England have dropped batsman Jason Roy for the fifth and final test against Australia starting at The Oval on Thursday as they try to level the series after failing to claim the Ashes. Read More

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Australia sweep ODI series versus WI Women 3-0

11 September 2019

NORTH SOUND, Antigua – Australia defeated West Indies by eight wickets in the third One-Day International to sweep their ICC Women’s Championship series 3-0 at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground here Wednesday. Read More

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Jamaica name Williams in Doha team despite positive dope test

11 September 2019

KINGSTON – Briana Williams was named in Jamaica’s team for the world athletics championships in Doha on Wednesday despite facing a hearing into a positive doping test. Read More

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17 get contracts Down Under

10 September 2019

Seventeen young cricketers have been given the opportunity to ply their trade in Melbourne, Australia, and by extension pave the way for other Barbadian sportsmen. Read More

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Bishop and Dujon back Pollard

10 September 2019

New West Indies white ball captain Kieron Pollard has the unequivocal backing of former Test stars Jeffrey Dujon and Ian Bishop. Both Dujon, the most accomplished wicketkeeper/batsman in the history of West Indies’ cricket and Bishop, one of the best fast bowlers of... Read More

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Husbands sustains stakes form

09 September 2019

TORONTO – Veteran rider Patrick Husbands’ form showed little sign of waning as he reeled off a season-leading 12th stakes win at Woodbine on Sunday, after bringing 9-5 favourite Lift Up with a flying late run to capture the CAN$120 000 Belle Mahone Stakes. Read More

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Blackbirds’ third win

09 September 2019

The University of the West Indies Blackbirds dismissed defending champions Pan American Insurance Warrens and soared to 3/0 in a bid to regain the Goddard Enterprises Limited women’s volleyball knockout crown when the action continued on Sunday at the Wildey Gymnasium.... Read More

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Pollard new white-ball skipper, Holder and Brathwaite sacked

09 September 2019

PORT OF SPAIN – Cricket West Indies have sacked both Jason Holder and Carlos Brathwaite as one-day and Twenty20 captain respectively, and have appointed experienced batting all-rounder Kieron Pollard to lead the Caribbean side in the white-ball formats. Read More

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Tridents lose opener

09 September 2019

BARBADOS TRIDENTS might have a different line-up but the result is still very much the same. Read More

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Kraigg reported for suspected bowling action

09 September 2019

WEST INDIES vice-captain Kraigg Brathwaite has been reported for a suspected illegal bowling action during the second Test against India in Jamaica that ended last Monday. Read More

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Canada lending boxing hand

07 September 2019

Amateur boxing in Barbados is about to land a counter-punch after taking several blows over the years. That’s because following last Saturday night’s boxing card hosted by the Belfield Boxing Gym in association with the Barbados Boxing Association (BBA) at the Wildey... Read More

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Bodie Tap all the way

07 September 2019

Mark Goodridge’s Gold Cup import Bodie Tap again closed the door in the faces of hot favourites Infrared and Gold Cup winner Celestial Storm in breathtaking fashion at the Garrison Savannah yesterday. Read More

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Andreescu beats Williams to win US Open

07 September 2019

NEW YORK – Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu beat Serena Williams 6-3 7-5 in the US Open final on Saturday to claim her first Grand Slam title and stop the American’s bid to equal the all-time record. Read More

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Nadal battles past Berrettini to reach US Open final

07 September 2019

NEW YORK – Rafa Nadal moved to the brink of a 19th career Grand Slam title on Friday by beating Matteo Berrettini 7-6(6) 6-4 6-1 to reach the US Open final. Read More

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Maughan : Best chosen

06 September 2019

Draughts teams are chosen on merit and not on gender. So says, Barbados Draughts Association (BDA) president Desmond Maughan in the wake of the raging controversy over the disbursement of funds for last month’s American Checkers Federation’s (ACF) tournament in Las... Read More

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Head coach happy with victory

06 September 2019

Head coach of the Barbados senior football team Russell Latapy has lauded his players for a dominant performance against Saint Martin in their opening game of the Concacaf Nations League. Read More

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