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Countdown begins for the 2018 Windward Island School Games

Press Release- The countdown is well and truly on for he staging of the  18th edition of the Canadian Bank Notes / Windward Islands Lotteries (CBN/WINLOTT), Windward Islands School Games to be held here in Saint Lucia from July 21 to 31    2018.  Competing territories have been allocated delegations …

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Kemar Roach takes five wickets in just 12 balls

(AFP) — Kemar Roach led the demolition of Bangladesh with a five-wicket haul as the tourists were dismissed for 43 — their lowest total ever in Test cricket — before lunch on the opening day of the first Test against the West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in …

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High Jump: Another gold medal for St. Lucia’s golden girl

St. Lucia’s prolific world class high jumper Levern Spencer, continued to enjoy a richly rewarding 2018 season when she added another gold medal to her collection of medals for this season. Competing in Finland on July 4th, the Caribbean’s No.1 female highjumper registered another mark over 1.90m when she soared over …

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Juventus offers Real Madrid £88m for Christiano Ronaldo

Juventus has offered Real Madrid £88m for star forward, Christiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo is Real’s all time top scorer, with 451 goals to date.  The microscope has been placed over the 31 year old for the last few years, as football fans speculate on his next career move. An official announcement …

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National U23 Netball team named for OECS/ ECCB Netball tournament

The U23 Netball squad which will represent St. Lucia at the 28th annual OECS/ ECCB Under-23 Netball Tournament has been named. They are: Ianna Hippolyte, Verne Alexander, Jermiah Evariste, Aaliyah Estephor, Everlou Linor, Shaneika Paul, Tamara Samuel, Tanny Williams, Joselyn Hubert, Kamala Mangal and Dasha Eugene. The team will be …

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Seajays Swim Club emerging winners of the Karen Beaubrun Swim Meet

Press Release- This past weekend the Seajays Swim Club hosted the 4th Annual Karen Beaubrun Swim Meet with support from Cox and Company. With six clubs participating, to include the Southern Flying Fish, Sharks Swim Club, Sports Academy, Lightning Swim Club, RR Aquatic, Unattached Swimmers and the Seajays Swim Club, …

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Six teams vie for 28th OECS/ECCB Under-23 Netball Championship

Press Release- ECCB-  The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) in collaboration with the OECS Commission and the St Kitts Netball Association will host the 28th OECS/ECCB Under-23 Netball Tournament in St Kitts and Nevis at the Pam Tyson Netball Stadium from 7 – 12 July. Six teams will compete for the …

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FIFA bans St. Vincent football official over ticket scam

ZURICH, Switzerland (AFP) — FIFA’s ethics committee on Tuesday banned a Caribbean football chief for two years over a ticket scam at the 2014 World Cup. Venold Coombs, president of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines football federation (SVGFF) was found guilty of bribery and corruption. He was also fined US$40,000. FIFA …

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