After 37 consecutive years of helping to guide Olympism in Barbados, veteran track and field administrator, Esther Maynard is off the board of the Barbados Olympic Association At Wednesday night’s Annual General Meeting, Maynard, who was a member of the BOA’s board since 1982, was defeated by weightlifting administrator Shelly Griffith for one of the […]
The newest club on the block – Development Volleyball in Motion, pulled off a five set victory over Club United when the Goddard Enterprises Limited senior women’s knockouts continued Tuesday night at the Wildey gym. There were also wins from UWI Blackbirds and Chargers, while in the lone men’s game, Deacons prevailed. CBC’s Damien Best […]
West Indies opener Kraigg Brathwaite struck his 22nd first class hundred to end a miserable run of form and put Glamorgan in a strong position to force a result on the final day of their Division Two County Championship contest against Leicestershire. Playing at Sophia Gardens on Wednesday’s penultimate day, the 26-year-old carved out an […]
Weak batting again crippled West Indies Women as they slumped to a nine-wicket defeat in the second Twenty20 International and to yet another series defeat to Australia Women here Monday night. Sent in at Kensington Oval under lights following a rain delay, the hosts could only gather a paltry 97 for nine off their 20 […]
Mark ‘Venom’ Griffith took home three thousand dollars and Kim Holder two thousand dollars when the Barbados Public Workers Cooperative Credit Union Limited RT 13 road tennis tournament, final series was completed over the weekend. Playing at the American University of Barbados hardcourts in Wildey, Griffith dispatched young Emar Edwards in three straight, while Holder […]
Big changes have been made in West Indies cricket starting today with the axing of Jason Holder and Carlos Brathwaite as the one-day and t-20 captains respectively. President of Cricket West Indies Rickey Skeritt announced Monday at the Hilton Trinidad that Keiron Pollard will lead the Windies team in those two formats. CBC’s Damien Best […]
Guyana Amazon Warriors defeated Barbados Tridents by 47 runs in the sixth match of the Caribbean Premier League at the Guyana National Stadium here Sunday. Scores: AMAZON WARRIORS 180 for four off 20 overs (Chandrapaul Hemraj 63, Nicholas Pooran 61 not out, Sherfane Rutherford 32 not out; Roshon Primus 2-35) TRIDENTS 133 off 16.4 overs (Ashley Nurse […]
Australia has retained the Ashes on enemy soil after taking an unassailable 2-1 series lead at Old Trafford, beating England by 185 runs on the final day with one Test still to play.
Marquee all-rounder Hayley Matthews will take no part in the series against Australia after being pulled from the West Indies Women’s squad for disciplinary reasons.
Sacked West Indies head coach, Richard Pybus, believes he and former Cricket West Indies president, David Cameron, had the right tools and vision to transform the beleaguered Caribbean side into a successful team again.