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The Antigua & Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) has appointed its first female Vice President. Earlier this month, former Antiguan national women’s footballer, Akeilah Hillhouse accepted the administration position serving at the highest level of local football. Hillhouse replaces former ABFA Vice President Michael Carr – who resigned late last year, and will serve the remainder […]

The General Secretary of the Antigua & Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) has lost his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS). Last year, Gordon Derrick – who is also President of the Caribbean Football Union, appealed to the CAS after FIFA rejected his candidacy for vice president – which also ruled him out […]

Bahamian baseball player Dominique Collie, has been signed by a U.S. Major League Baseball team. Yesterday, Dominique Collie became the 14 Bahamian to sign a Major League Baseball contract within the last 3 years, after sealing a deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks. Though the exact terms of the Collie-Diamondbacks agreement have not been released, Diamondbacks […]

UWI Vice-Chancellor and former cricketer Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, has been honored in the U.S. Sir Hilary recently completed a series of public engagements in Hartford Connecticut, which saw him receiving several honors. First, on Tuesday February 28, Sir Hilary was given the prestigious Amistad Award from Central Connecticut State University, in honor of his […]

St. Kitts & Nevis veteran sprinter Kim Collins has announced he will retire after the IAAF World Championships in London. 41-year-old Kim Collins – who has competed professionally for St. Kitts & Nevis for more than 22 years, has earned 5 world medals over 10 World Championship appearances – including gold in the 100m in […]

Jamaica Reggae artist Chronixx has signed a deal with Adidas. Chronixx is now the face of Adidas’s new SPEZIAL Spring/Summer 2017 collection. The news was announced via a 5-minute short film posted on Adidas’ YouTube channel that launched the new collection, which Adidas said “explores the roots of culture”. In the video, Chronixx is seen […]

The Bahamas is finalizing preparations for the upcoming IAAF World Relays. To be held at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium in Nassau from April 22-23rd, the event is set to be the biggest edition of the event thus far with more than 700 athletes from 42 countries competing to win the coveted Golden Baton. […]

Jamaican sprint queen Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is pregnant with her first child. Yesterday she made the announcement via social media, saying “New Chapter awaits, Hello Motherhood!!! See you soon” adding 2 baby emojis and #Motherhood2017 #Hiswill and #PrycelessJourney!!. She further said that all her focus had been on getting healthy and being in the best possible […]

St. Lucian and former West Indies captain Darren Sammy, led a Pakistan team to a championship win, amid political controversy. On Sunday, Sammy led team Peshawar Zalmi to the Pakistan Super League Twenty20 title, with a 58-run victory over the Quetta Gladiators. Sammy – who twice led the West Indies to the World Twenty20 title, […]

The Jamaica College Robotics Team won 4 awards at an international high school competition. Held last month in Manhattan, the 2017 NYC FIRST Robotics Regional (FRC) Championship is an international high school robotics competition dubbed a “varsity sport for the mind”, as it combines the excitement of sport with the rigors of science and technology. […]


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