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Doing it Best

Doing it Best

Four titles – two international, one regional and a National Championshp at just 14 years old sums up a phenomenal year for Barbados’ number one female squash sensation. Meagan Best, apparently in the prime of her career, has produced stellar performances this year that captured attention locally, regionally and internationally. After arriving at the Grantley […]

Samuel beaten as squash tourney starts

Samuel beaten as squash tourney starts

There was keen squash action Thursday evening as the Barbados Squash Association’s (BSA) inaugural BSA-BOA Premier Squash Championship got underway at the Barbados Squash Club in Marine Gardens, Hastings, Christ Church. There were ten matches played in the first rounds of both the ladies and men’s individual competitions and there was only one upset as the 13-year old No. 3/4 seed Chelsie […]

Meakins fifth best in the world

Meakins fifth best in the world

Former Barbados squash champion Karen Meakins finished fifth in the recently concluded 2016 World Masters in Johannesburg, South Africa. Competing in the women’s over 40 event, Barbados’ most decorated female squash player failed to better her fourth place finish of two years ago in the same competition, but said she was still pleased with her […]

Simply the Best

Simply the Best

She doesn’t play like a 14-year-old, she is fearless and is a force with which to reckon. That description of teenage squash sensation and the youngest ever Caribbean female champion, Meagan Best, came from former regional squash queen Karen Meakins on their arrival at the Grantley Adams International Airport last night. The Barbados squash team […]

Barbados show class in squash tourney

Barbados show class in squash tourney

The Barbados’ squash team returned home Monday night after outstanding performances at the just concluded 24th Caribbean Senior Squash Championships in Trinidad and Tobago. Solid, disciplined performances from the Barbados women and veterans teams on the final afternoon over the weekend, saw them both defeat their opponents, Guyana and Trinidad respectively by three matches to two […]

Bajan battle

Bajan battle

Meagan Best is the talk of the town! The precocious 14-year-old Barbadian squash sensation caused a spectacular upset last night on Day 2 of the 24th Caribbean Senior Squash Championships at the Queen’s Park Squash Complex in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, when she defeated the No.2 seed Ashley Khalil of Guyana in straight games. Best’s accomplishment meant […]

Best lights up squash court in TT

Best lights up squash court in TT

Fourteen-year-old Barbadian squash sensation Meagan Best caused a spectacular upset Tuesday on Day 2 of the 24th Caribbean Senior Squash Championships at the Queen’s Park Squash Complex in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, when she defeated the No.2 seed Ashley Khalil of Guyana in straight games. She became the youngest ever female finalist in the history of the event which […]

Champions!

Champions!

Barbados’ junior girls have returned home having proved too good for the competition at the 34th staging of the Caribbean Junior Squash Championships held in Grand Cayman over the weekend.  The ultramarine, gold and black was well represented as Barbados under the leadership of Amanda Haywood not only defended their girls’ team title for a […]

Squash gold

Squash gold

They left Barbados being touted as the best junior squash team to embark on an overseas assignment. And Monday night the Bajan team ended the third day of the July 16-24 34th annual Caribbean Junior Squash Championships being held in the Cayman Islands, having lived up to the high expectations. At the end of the individual competition […]

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