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The Antigua Shotokan Karate Club had the honour of hosting Master Takayuki Mikami, one of only two 9th Degree Karate Masters of the Japanese Karate Association from November 29th to December 4th, 2013.
Shavorn Philip, Javorn Stevens and Jamarlie Stevens will be traveling to Barbados as participants in the Digicel Kickstart Academy November 11 – 18. These three young, aspiring football players were selected in May 2013 after competing with 1,500 other footballers in the Digicel Kickstart Clinic. At the Academy, the crème de la crème of young [...]
Kreative Fitness, in conjunction with The Road Runners Cycling Club, will be hosting its second annual Independence Sprint Duathlon on November 3, 2013 at 1:00 PM. It will be held at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, and will consist of: Sprint Duathlon – Road Bike (run 1.8mi, cycle 10.87mi, run 1.8mi). Sprint Duathlon – Mountain Bike [...]
The official FIFA World Cup trophy has arrived in Antigua. The landmark touchdown was official on Thursday when the Coca Cola branded jet toughed down at the VC Bird International Airport (VCBIA).
The Antigua and Barbuda Cycling Association will stage their 12 race for the 2013 season on Sunday 12th October.
BENGALURU, India – West Indies A-Team head coach Junior Bennett said he has confidence in the players on the tour of India and wants to see them play above expectations. Bennett said he was heartened by the performances from his side during their home series against Sri Lanka-A in June, but he wants to see [...]
CAVE HILL, Barbados – West Indies Head Coach Ottis Gibson said he felt the WICB spin bowling clinic being conducted by former Pakistan off-spin master Saqlain Mushtaq was vital to the development to a number of players. A group of senior and emerging spinners from the Caribbean have been benefitting from the expertise of the [...]
September 11, 2013; St. John’s, Antigua: The 5th annual International Pairs Golf Tournament is set to tee off on Saturday, September 14 at the Cedar Valley Golf Course, Antigua. This event is one of the highlights of the local golfing season as the winning team (two persons) earns an all expenses trip to Scotland, to represent Antigua [...]
The Antigua & Barbuda Tennis Association is proud to announce the selection of Cordell Williams Jr. by The International Tennis Federation (ITF) and Confederation of Tennis in Central America & the Caribbean (COTECC) to the U13 Regional training camp in El Salvador. Cordell’s COTECC ranking (currently 12th), his performance throughout 2013 and meeting the [...]
CAVE HILL, Barbados – Saqlain Mushtaq said he was honoured to be invited to the Caribbean to train the current generation of West Indies spinners. The former Pakistan off-spin master accepted an invitation from the West Indies Cricket Board and has been sharing his wisdom and understanding with current and emerging spinners at the Sagicor [...]
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Chadwick Walton said he was looking to achieve consistency in front and behind the stumps when he suits up for the West Indies A-Team on their upcoming tour of India. The Jamaican wicketkeeper/batsman, who has played most of his regional cricket for the Combined Campuses and Colleges, will be part of [...]
Papua New Guinea will get a taste of cricket Caribbean style this week when current and former West Indian stars touch down in Port Moresby to participate in the annual Cricket PNG Don’t Drink and Drive Legends Bash. West Indies Cricket One-Day international captain, Dwayne Bravo who has signed on as a development [...]
SaniPro Fort Road moved a step closer to qualifying for the quart-finals of the Warriors Cup 2013 while John Hughes and Young Warriors both existed the competition, but not before sharing in an eight-goal thriller of pre-season football tournament. Home team Fort Road shot to the top of Group D with their [...]
Inaugural Limacol Caribbean Premier League Breaks Records On And Off The Pitch Wednesday 4 September 2013 – Kingston, Jamaica – From overflowing stadiums, thumping party vibes and mass enthusiasm to scorching bowling, massive hitting and blistering catches, the inaugural Limacol Caribbean Premier League went off with a bang right across the Caribbean. With a record breaking quarter of a million people [...]
BRUSSELS (AP) — Usain Bolt plans to retire after the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Bolt said Wednesday he wants to win more gold in Rio, set another world record in the 200 meters next year, and perhaps win a gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. “So far, (it) is after the Olympics in Rio,” [...]
St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board today confirmed that the West Indies team will tour India in November. The tour will include a two Test series and three One Day Internationals. The WICB and the Board of Control for Cricket in India agreed to utilize the mutually available window in November for the [...]
Hoppers teenage striker Javorn Stevens became the second player to record a hat-trick in this year’s Warriors Cup when he took advantage of a generous 5Ps defence to make his mark on the tournament. Stevens – who netted two goals for the national U15 team in the CONCACAF tournament in Cayman Islands late last [...]