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Greening is alive at St Stephen’s

Greening is alive at St Stephen’s

Victor ludorum Ratanang Barker exhibited sheer class to propel Green House to victory over Yellow House with 534.50 points at St Stephen’s Primary’s Inter-house School Sports held at the Usain Bolt Sports Complex today. Yellow House won the title last year for the first time in many years but were unable to do the double […]

It’s all Blue at St Giles

It’s all Blue at St Giles

Blue ‘Adams’ House are champions for a second consecutive year, tallying 373 points, as St Giles Primary were first out the blocks for the 2018 track and field season at the National Stadium today. The race was on between Blue House, edging their way to victory over main rivals Brewster ‘Yellow’ House, who were on […]

Holding court

Holding court

The Bajan ace Down Under is just one win away from competing against the top boys in the main draw of the Australian Open. Barbados’ top tennis player Darian King advanced to the final qualifying round in Melbourne earlier today with a commanding 7-5, 6-0 victory over world no. 115 Kazakhstan’s Alexander Bublik. Playing once […]

King moves forward

King moves forward

Barbadian Darian King reached the final qualifying round of the Australian Open earlier this morning, and is now one win away from securing a spot among the big boys. Playing once again on court 12 , King eased to a 7-5, 6-0 victory over Kazakhstan’s Alexander Bublik, who is ranked 115th in the world. With […]

Archer’s Hurricanes win again

Archer’s Hurricanes win again

Despite Jimmy Peirson’s 13-ball unbeaten 26, the Brisbane Heat slipped to a heart-wrenching three-run loss to Hobart Hurricanes at the Gabba today. The Heat franchise needed 13 off the final over bowled by Daniel Christian but the pair of Peirson and Brendon Doggett could collect only nine runs to lose the game. For Hurricanes, D’Arcy […]

War of words

War of words

Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth Stephen Lashley was last night accused by the president of the Barbados Cricket Association (BCA), Conde Riley, of misleading the Barbadian public on the issue of the hosting of the 2018 Women’s World Cup. During the popular Mason and Guest cricket radio programme, the sports minister was invited to […]

King starts qualifiers with win

King starts qualifiers with win

Darian King is only two wins away from featuring in his second grand slam tournament after last night’s victory over homeboy Marc Polmans in the first round of qualifying matches at the Australian Open. Playing on Court 12 in Melbourne Park, Down Under, the Bajan tennis ace took the game in straight sets 6-2, 7-6(3). […]

King advances

King advances

Moments ago, Barbados’ top tennis player Darian King moved one step closer to gaining entry into the Australian Open. Playing on court 12 in Melbourne, King advanced to the second round of qualifying matches after easily defeating home boy Marc Polmans 6-2 , 7-6.  The result means that King will take on Alexander Bublik, who […]

Bolt starting football quest

Bolt starting football quest

Usain Bolt is a nervous man these days, even after eight Olympic Gold medals and 11 World Championships titles. Bolt’s nerves are on account of the announcement that in a few weeks, he will be trying out with Borussia Dortmund, the same club as Gabonese star Pierre Aubumeyang. The legendary sprinter hung up his spikes […]