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    November 16

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NSC facilities going hi-tech

15 November 2019

The National Sports Council (NSC) has found a way to reduce its electricity costs at a dozen of its facilities. Read More


Windies win first T20 against Afghanistan

14 November 2019

West Indies took a one-match lead in the T20 International Series against Afghanistan, defeating them by 30 runs in Lucknow, India, earlier today. Read More


Windies appoint new analyst

14 November 2019

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) has appointed A.R. Srikkanth as the new West Indies men’s team analyst, on a two-year contract. Read More


Pooran gets four-match ban for ball tampering

14 November 2019

MUMBAI – West Indies batsman Nicholas Pooran has been handed a four-game ban for ball tampering during Monday’s third one-day international against Afghanistan, the International Cricket Council said on Wednesday. Read More


Move to put punch back in boxing

14 November 2019

If boxing truly wants to pack a punch, the powers that be must back it all the way, says professional boxer and promoter Gardel Roberts. Read More


Tackling  childhood obesity

14 November 2019

The National Sports Council is deploying 90 coaches in a bid to get children into more sporting activity, and tackle the problem of childhood obesity. Read More


Australia going after T20 World Cup, says Gilchrist

13 November 2019

MUMBAI – The Twenty20 World Cup is the only major piece of silverware missing from Australia’s trophy cabinet but the hosts are gearing up perfectly to end the drought next year, former wicketkeeper Adam Gilchrist has told Reuters. Read More


No guarantee Mercedes will stay in F1

13 November 2019

LONDON – Champions Mercedes are likely to stay in Formula One after major changes come into play in 2021 but that cannot be taken for granted, team principal Toto Wolff said on Tuesday. Read More


Alleyne dominate Cross Country Relays

12 November 2019

THE ALLEYNE SCHOOL pulled off two brilliant performances to storm away with the Under-15 and Senior Boys’ events during the Barbados Secondary Schools’ Athletic Championships Cross Country Relays yesterday. Read More


Alan: Son Josh a cut above me

12 November 2019

Alan Burke, one of the best surfers Barbados has ever produced, says his son, Josh, is better than he ever was. Read More


England drop Sterling

12 November 2019

LONDON – England winger Raheem Sterling has been dropped from the squad to face Montenegro in their Euro 2020 qualifier at Wembley after a “disturbance” at the national team’s training camp on Monday, the Football Association said. Read More


Blackbirds, Wales reach semis

11 November 2019

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Blackbirds clawed their way to the semi-finals of the Capelli Cup with a narrow 1-0 victory over Empire on Sunday night at the Wildey Turf. Read More


Jones, Lythcott fly the flag

11 November 2019

Ajayi Jones and Iprecious Lythcott were the only Barbadians to come out on the winning end of six battles against Canadian opponents in the Carlton Hope/Lionel Hall Memorial Boxing Tournament at Cricket Legends on Saturday night. Read More


Hope seals series

11 November 2019

LUCKNOW, India – Elegant stroke-maker Shai Hope made his seventh one-day international hundred as West Indies completed a rare series whitewash with a five-wicket victory over Afghanistan yesterday in the third ODI. Read More


India Women take 2-0 T20 lead

11 November 2019

GROS ISLET, St Lucia – India Women defeated West Indies Women by ten wickets in the second T20 International at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground to take a 2-10 series lead. Read More


Persaud hurts Pride

10 November 2019

BASSETERRE – Rookie Akshaya Persaud’s maiden half-century stunned Barbados Pride and gave reigning champions CCC Marooners their first win of the Colonial Medical Insurance Super50 on Saturday night. Read More


Oh gosh, it’s Josh

10 November 2019

EMPLOYING a delightful aerial rotation and some silky smooth manoeuvres, Josh Burke brought surfing glory to host country Barbados with an impressive capture of the Thomo 1 000 QS at Bathshbea, St Joseph, yesterday. Read More


Liverpool go eight points clear at top of the Premier League

10 November 2019

Premier League leaders Liverpool moved eight points clear with a fine win over champions Manchester City. Read More


Backlash as IAAF removes four events from Diamond League

10 November 2019

Triple jump world record holder Jonathan Edwards has strongly criticised the IAAF’s Diamond League for cutting his event from the circuit’s 2020 programme. Read More


Crunch time for four ‘big boys’

10 November 2019

The fates of four of the “big clubs” of Barbadian football will hang in the balance tonight, as Empire take on University of the West Indies (UWI) Blackbirds and Weymouth Wales battle Paradise in the Capelli Super Cup quarter-finals at the Wildey Turf. Read More


Wright after greater returns

10 November 2019

Olympic hopeful Matthew Wright remains steadfast in his quest to collect enough points to qualify for next year’s Tokyo Olympics. Read More


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