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RAIN CANCELS SUPER50 MATCHES IN TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

The Gleaner- Heavy and persistent rainfall that caused severe flooding across the country led to the abandonment of two Group A matches in the Regional Super50 here yesterday. The flooding left several parts of the two-island republic inaccessible, and Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley described the situation as “a national …

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NBA REGULAR SEASON IS FINALLY HERE

The new season is finally here! NBA fans everywhere have watched as some of their favourite teams (excluding the defending champions Golden State Warriors) made some major changes to their roster. One of the biggest signings came from the oh so beloved Los Angeles Lakers when they took the best …

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MANCHESTER UNITED MANAGER CHARGED OVER NEWCASTLE COMMENTS

BBC- Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been charged over comments he made in Portuguese to a television camera after his side’s win over Newcastle. It is claimed Mourinho used “abusive, insulting or improper language” after the 3-2 comeback victory at Old Trafford on 6 October. The Football Association used a …

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SUPER 50- WI B-VOLCANOES CLASH ABANDONED AT OVAL

(Press release- T&T News Day) A DAMP spot on the bowlers’ run-up caused the abandonment of the West Indies B match against the Windward Islands Volcanoes, in Group A of the Regional Super50 Cup, at the Queen’s Park Oval, St Clair yesterday. The defending champions Volcanoes, chasing a target of …

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JAYHAN ODLUM- SMITH SETS NEW RECORD/ PB AT YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES

St. Lucia’s Jayhan Odlum-Smith finished second in Heat 2 of the men’s 50m butterfly earlier today at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires. His efforts saw him break his previous 26.23s record set at CCCAN. The young swimmer now has a personal best time of 25.74, a new …

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SHARKS SWIM CLUB TOPS OECS SWIM TRIAL

The Sea Jays Swim Club hosted the Tropical Rhythms OECS Swim Trial over the weekend. The final qualifier for team selection to participate in the upcoming OECS Swim meet in Antigua next month saw some of the best swimmers in various clubs and age groups breaking records. In the end …

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DAY 3 SHAMFEST 2018- SIR IRA SIMMONS TO FACE CORINTH SECONDARY TODAY

Third round matches in the Blue Waters Shamfest 2K 18 Netball tournament , hosted by the Shamrock Sports Club  resumes  today Wednesday, October 10th at the Vigie Multi Purpose Sports Complex,from 4.00 p.m.   In the only scheduled encounter of the afternoon, Sir Ira Simmons Secondary School after losing their …

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SEA JAYS HOSTS SHORT COURSE NATIONAL SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS

This past weekend October 6th and 7th the Sea Jays Swim Club hosted the Tropical Rhythms Short Course National Swimming Championships at the Rodney Heights Aquatic Centre.  The annual event has been used year after year as the final qualifier for the OECS National Swim Team, with this years Championship being hosted …

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CONOR MCGREGOR SUSPENDED FROM UFC ON MEDICAL GROUNDS

Press Release- Conor McGregor has been suspended for a month on medical grounds after his UFC 229 defeat by Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor was beaten in Las Vegas when he tapped out in the fourth round following Nurmagomedov administering a rear-naked choke. Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) sanctioned the bout and confirmed …

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SHAMFEST 2018 RESULTS- DAY 1

Shamfest 2K 18,  got off to a good start on Saturday October 6th 2018, at the Vigie Multi Purpose Sports Complex.  This is a  premier netball tournament hosted by the Shamrock Sports Club in collaboration with Blue Waters who has partnered with the club for the first time. Results: In  …

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