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SLASA LAUNCHES FIVE YEAR NATIONAL AQUATIC DEVELOPMENT PLAN

Press Release- The Saint Lucia Amateur Swimming Association officially launched its five year National Developmental Plan, Najé Sent Lisi September 12th 2018 at the Olympic House in La Clery. Present at the launch was the Secretary General of the St. Lucia Olympic Committee, Mr. Alfred Emmanuel, Acting Deputy Permanent Secretary, …

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GAYLE, RUSSEL TO PLAY IN AFGHANISTAN PREMIERE LEAGUE

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — West Indies superstars Chris Gayle and Andre Russell have been drafted as ‘icons’ for their respective franchises in the Afghanistan Premier League which bowls off next month. In the draft staged here Monday, Balkh picked up the veteran Gayle as their icon player while …

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WARRIORS BOOK FINAL PLACE AFTER EDGING KNIGHT RIDERS IN THRILLER

2018 HERO CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 31   Guyana Amazon Warriors 126/8 (Hetmyer 39, Rutherford 30, Pierre 2/18) beat Trinbago Knight Riders 122/7 (Ingram 25, Green 2/8, Rayad Emrit 2/22, Sohail Tanvir 2/26) by two wickets with one ball remaining   Guyana Amazon Warriors booked their place in …

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‘UMPIRE BLEW IT’ SAYS TENNIS LEGEND BILLIE JEAN KING

BBC- Serena Williams was “totally out of line” for her US Open final outburst, but umpire Carlos Ramos “blew it”, says tennis legend Billie Jean King. Williams, beaten in straight sets by Naomi Osaka, was docked a game for verbal abuse, having already had a point penalty for smashing her racquet and a …

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CRICKET WEST INDIES THANKS REGIONAL GOVERNMENTS

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) wishes to thank the Governments of Barbados, Antigua and Barbuda, St. Lucia, Grenada and St. Kitts & Nevis for their partnerships and investment in the upcoming England tour of the Caribbean. The January to March 2019 series is the biggest and most comprehensive …

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HERO CPL INTRODUCES AWARD FOR BEST GROUNDSMAN

The Hero Caribbean Premier League has created an award for the groundsman that has overseen the greatest improvement in the pitches at tournament venues since the league’s inception in 2013. The award will see the winning head groundsman being flown to New Zealand to work with world renowned pitch expert …

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SERENA WILLIAMS’S CLAIMS OF SEXISM BACKED BY WTA

BBC- Serena Williams’ claims of sexism in the US Open final have been backed by the governing body of women’s tennis. WTA chief executive Steve Simon said the umpire showed Williams a different level of tolerance over Saturday’s outbursts than if she had been a man. (WTA chief- Steve Simon) She …

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CPL- AMAZON WARRIORS PINCH SECOND AFTER BLITZING KNIGHT RIDERS

2018 HERO CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 30 Guyana Amazon Warriors 158/4 (Hetmyer 59, Rutherford 45*, Delport 37, Fawad Ahmed 2/20) beat Trinbago Knight Riders 154/7 (DM Bravo 42*, Ramdin 32, Cooper 30, Emrit 2/25, Sohail Tanvir 2/36) by six wickets with 35 balls remaining   Shimron Hetmyer and …

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LEVERN SPENCER WINS ANOTHER INTERNATIONAL MEDAL

St. Lucia’s star highjumper Levern Spencer,  brought her prolific 2018 season to a fitting climax with another medal winning performance on the international scene. Representing team Americas for the third consecutive time at the prestigious Continental Cup  in Ostrava,  Czech Republic last Sunday, Spencer cleared the bar at 1.93m to …

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