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Saint Lucia Olympic Committee General Assembly 

The Saint Lucia Olympic Committee held  their  General Assembly  at its Headquarters, in La Clery, on Tuesday,  June  12th. A number of reports were approved including the approval and adoption of the Executive Report, approval and adoption of the Audited Financial Statements;  reappointment of the incumbent auditor and  General business of …

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SPLT20 semi final and final matches this weekend

The SPL will shift into high gear with it’s hosting of the semi final and final matches, set for June 22nd and 23rd at the Soufriere Mini Stadium. In the semi final round, South Castries Lions  will take on Mabouya Valley Renegades from 5pm. Then at 9 pm, Choiseul Craftmasters …

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Saint Lucia Amateur Swimming Association rewards its Swimmers

Press Release- The Saint Lucia Amateur Swimming Association hosted its Annual Awards Sunday June 10th at the Harbor Club in Rodney Bay. Special invited guests, Senator Fortuna Belrose, Minister in the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the President of the Saint Lucia Olympic Committee; Donovan Williams Permanent Secretary of …

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Rugby- Victory for Saint Lucia in Guadeloupe!

Press Release- Team Saint Lucia emerged victorious in the fourth annual Trophée Monique Ribeaut women’s rugby sevens tournment in Gosier, Guadeloupe over the weekend, defeating hosts Good Luck for the second time this year. Last year, Good Luck defeated Saint Lucia to lift the Trophée Monique Ribeaut. This time around, …

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French Open 2018: Simona Halep beats Sloane Stephens in final

BBC- World number one Simona Halep finally won her first Grand Slam title with a gutsy comeback victory over American 10th seed Sloane Stephens in the French Open final. Halep, who had lost her three previous major finals, went a set and a break down at Roland Garros. But the …

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Tennis Association to host junior tourneys this summer

[Press release]  Please be advised the St. Lucia Tennis Association will be hosting its annual summer junior tournaments. We are inviting all to participate. From the 3rd to 11th August – Coca Cola 18 & Under ITF Junior Tennis Tournament- for players who are between the ages of 14-18 years. Players …

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Club Gar raises $93,000 for St. Lucia Blind Welfare Association

Press Release- Club GAR/Digicel Walk 4 A Cause 2018 which raised money and awareness for the St.Lucia Blind Welfare Association held its closing ceremony on Thursday 7th June 2018 at the J Q Motors showroom Choc Castries. The Closing Ceremony was an opportunity for Club Gar to report on the Walk …

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Dowrich ton, fiery pacers give West Indies the advantage

[ESPNcricinfo] Stumps Sri Lanka 31 for 3 (Chandimal 3*, Roshen 1*) trail West Indies414 for 8 (Dowrich 125*, Kumara 4-95) by 383 runs. For 325 balls, Shane Dowrich resisted. It wasn’t pretty work. Most of it was defence, seeing out the swinging new ball in the morning, then deadbatting the turning deliveries from the spinners …

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Sloane Stephens to face Simona Halep in French Open finals.

Sloane Stephens will face Simona Halep in this Saturday’s final of the French Open. World number 1 Halep, beat Garbine Muguruza in the semis 6-1 6-4, while Stephens got the best of Madison Keys 6-4 6-4. Halep has lost three previous Grand Slam finals, including two at Roland Garros in …

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