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Off The Post 2: More Football with Grell

Off The Post 2: More Football with Grell


This week, Keith “Grell” Griffith and host Nick Maitland discussed the many scholarship opportunities for young and upcoming players, the quality, but shortage of local referee and women’s football in Barbados. They also examine Cristiano Ronaldo’...

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Flash-flood warning for the north

Flash-flood warning for the north


A flash-flood warning is in effect for northern parishes of Barbados and will remain in effect until 6 p.m., but may be discontinued if conditions warrant. A flash-flood warning is issued when rapid flooding due to heavy or excessive rainfall in a...

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Buttler to miss next Test against India

Buttler to miss next Test against India


Wicketkeeper Jos Buttler will miss the fourth cricket Test against India starting on Thursday because his wife is expecting their second child. Jonny Bairstow, who played as a specialist batsman in the first three Tests, will deputise at the Kia O...

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‘Lou Grant’ actor passes

‘Lou Grant’ actor passes


Ed Asner, best-known for playing fictional TV newsman Lou Grant, has died aged 91. The actor, whose roles also included voicing the lead in the Pixar film Up, passed away “peacefully” on Sunday morning, his family said. “Words cannot express th...

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Hamilton criticises rain-hit Belgian Grand Prix

Hamilton criticises rain-hit Belgian Grand Prix


Lewis Hamilton has criticised the aborted Belgian Grand Prix as “a farce” and accused Formula 1 of cynicism in the way it ran the rain-hit race. Hamilton said drivers were sent out for two laps behind the safety car solely to secure an official resu...

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Chase leads Kings to victory

Chase leads Kings to victory


BASSETERRE – Barbadian Roston Chase produced a solid all-round effort as St Lucia Kings stunned reigning champions Trinbago Knight Riders for a thrilling five-run victory yesterday in the Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 tournament at Warner Park. ...

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Covid forcing artistes ‘out of comfort zone’

Covid forcing artistes ‘out of comfort zone’


Two musical stalwarts are calling on their counterparts to rethink how they sell themselves to an audience in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Cultural ambassador Stedson Red Plastic Bag Wiltshire said there was no magic bullet, and artistes wou...

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Patriots stay unbeaten in CPL

Patriots stay unbeaten in CPL


St Kitts & Nevis Patriots maintained their unbeaten start to the 2021 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) with a dramatic six-wicket victory over the Guyana Amazon Warriors. The Amazon Warriors won the toss and opted to bat first and posted a ...

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Former footballer Grosvenor dies

Former footballer Grosvenor dies


Former national footballer Sheridan Rudy Grosvenor has died at age 43. Grosvenor, who played for Barbados and Notre Dame, passed away this evening after a brief illness. The midfielder made 14 appearances for Barbados, scoring his first and onl...

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Health Ministry resuming community testing

Health Ministry resuming community testing


The Ministry of Health and Wellness will recommence its COVID-19 community testing from tomorrow, Monday, August 30. Over the last few weeks, health officials have observed a significant rise in the transmission of COVID-19 in Barbados, with some ...