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Work commences on expansion of National Boxing Gymnasium

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PRESS RELEASE – The Saint Lucia Boxing Association (SLBA) has commenced works to upgrade the National Boxing Gymnasium at Vigie, Castries. This phase of the project will expand the gym by 10feet and is financed by the Oliver Gobat Sports (TOGS) Fund. President of the SLBA Mr David “Shakes” Christoher says the aim is to make the gymnasium more condusive ...

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West Indies Under-19 squad for Super50 Tournament

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PRESS RELEASE – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) today announced the West Indies Under-19 squad to participate in the upcoming Regional Super 50 Tournament. The 14-member squad includes five players who were part of the team which won the ICC Under-19 World Cup in Bangladesh last year. These are allrounders Shamar Springer and Keemo Paul; middle-order batsman Kirstan Kallicharan; ...

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2017 College Player Showcase kicks off

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PRESS RELEASE – The 2017 College Player Showcase got off to a good start at the Darren Sammy Cricket Stadium Players’ Lounge. The local press, sponsors and other invited guests were treated to an evening of information relating to organizing the Showcase and embarking on studies in the USA. The CEO of Free Kick Foundation, the SLFA President and PS ...

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Oliver Gobat Remembrance T/20 Cricket Tournament set to commence this weekend

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PRESS RELEASE – The LucianAid Foundation is pleased to announce it’s new and exciting collaboration with The Oliver Gobat Sports Fund (TOGS) as the title sponsor of the 2017 island-wide cricket competition. This year’s competition is being hosted in remembrance of Oliver Gobat, former Sales Director at the Landings and part of the family who created Cap Maison. Oliver, a ...

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37th Annual National Sports Awards: Complete list of nominees

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PRESS RELEASE – The Department of Youth Development and Sports has announced a list of nominees for the 37th Annual National Sports Awards which is scheduled for February 18, 2017. See list of nominees below:  2016 NATIONAL SPORTS AWARDS LIST OF NOMINEES Association SPORTSWOMAN SPORTSMAN Number   Junior   Junior   St. Lucia Athletics   Julien Alfred Levern Spencer Jn Pierre Frederick Marbeq ...

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St. Lucian shortlisted for position as head coach of TT Football team

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St. Lucia’s Stuart Charles Fevrier has been shortlisted for the position of head coach of the Trinidad and Tobago male senior football team. Fevrier’s role in football in the twin island republic started on his admission as coach for Couva club in 1999. Since then Fevrier has lead the various teams under his leadership to over 33 titles. He first ...

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RESULTS: Southern Zone Female Tournament

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PRESS RELEASE – Matches continued in the southern zone female tournament with two matches played at the Phillip Marcellin Ground. In the first match , Choiseul suffered their second defeat when they were defeated by defending champions Soufriere, by 4 goals to nil; Cassandra Wilfred scored 2 goals, while one goal each came from Tessa Rigobert and Necofia Joseph. In ...

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RESULTS: Inter-District Primary Schools Football Competition

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PRESS RELEASE – On Tuesday 17th January, the Inter-District Primary Schools Football Competition played at venues island wide. Two matches played at the Phillip Marcellin Grounds with the following results: First encounter between District 5 and District 6, District 5 defeated District 6 by 1 goals to nil. Scoring for District 5 was Claudius Desrose. In the second game, District ...

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RESULTS: Inter-Schools Female Football Competition

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PRESS RELEASE – On Monday 16th January, the Inter-Schools Female Football Competition commenced in earnest with games played at venues island wide. Two matches played at the Phillip Marcellin Grounds (Group D) with the following results: First encounter between Vieux-Fort Comprehensive and Choiseul Secondary, Vieux-Fort Comprehensive scored 2 goals in each half to defeat Choiseul Secondary by 4 goals to ...

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TTKF offers free self defense classes for women

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PRESS RELEASE – Elite Instructors from the Trinidad and Tobago Karate Federation (TTKF) are offering for a limited time, FREE self defense classes to women in their community. Space is limited so all are asked to register in advance . Among them are Lex Springer – Mt.Lambert-683-2130, Derick Williams -Petit Valley-733-0351, John Ramirez – Diego Martin -620-0183, John Torres-Guaico, 499-3479, ...

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WICB President visited with New York Cricket

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PRESS RELEASE – President of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), Dave Cameron was the special guest at the New York Metropolitan District Cricket Association (NYMDCA) last Wednesday (January 11). The occasion was the professional business networking session. In the President’s remarks, Cameron noted that the visit to New York was to meet with local cricket organizers and players, as ...

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West Indies to host Pakistan in Test and ODI series

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INEWS GUYANA – The West Indies and Pakistan Cricket Boards have agreed to play three Tests, three One-Day-Internationals and two Twenty20 matches in the Caribbean from Monday, March 27 to Monday, May 15, according to a WICB press release. The series is scheduled to start in the twin-island of Trinidad and Tobago and end in Dominica. The Twenty20 matches are scheduled ...

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Valley Soccer Academy commences its 2017 season

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PRESS RELEASE – After a successful 2016 season Valley Soccer Academy will continue its 13th season this coming Saturday January 14, 2017 with regular practice sessions at Castries Comprehensive Secondary School, Vide Boutielle. Parents and Guardians interested in registering their child/ward can do so from as early as 8:45am through to 1pm at CCSS, noting that we accept kids from ...

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West Indies to host Pakistan

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PRESS RELEASE  – The West Indies and Pakistan Cricket Boards have agreed to play three Tests, three One-Day-Internationals and two Twenty20 matches in the Caribbean from Monday, March 27 to Monday, May 15. The series is scheduled to start in the twin-island of Trinidad and Tobago and end in Dominica. The Twenty20 matches are scheduled for TT; the three ODIs ...

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Overseas-based footballer to attend father’s funeral in St. Lucia

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Janoi Donacien is travelling back to St. Lucia to attend his father’s funeral. The St. Lucian-born footballer, who plays for English league two side Accrington Stanley, will be leaving the team’s training camp so he could return home after receiving the devastating news. Janoi, 23, was informed by his family in St. Lucia, that his father Cornelius Donacien, 54, of ...

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Corporate Antigua meets with WICB

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PRESS RELEASE – Sections of the corporate community in Antigua met with the Commercial, Marketing and Operation teams of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) at its head office in St John’s earlier today. With the Regional Super50 competition two weeks away the corporate entities were given final details on packages on offer which will include access to commercial properties ...

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Corporate Antigua meets with WICB

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PRESS RELEASE – Sections of the corporate community in Antigua met with the Commercial, Marketing and Operation teams of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) at its head office in St John’s earlier today. With the Regional Super50 competition two weeks away the corporate entities were given final details on packages on offer which will include access to commercial properties ...

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Adams set to take over as West Indies director of cricket

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PRESS RELEASE – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has appointed James ‘Jimmy’ Adams as its new Director of Cricket. The former head coach of the Kent County Cricket Club (2012 – 2016) will officially take over the position today, Tuesday, January 10. He has a three-year contract. Jimmy will oversee and manage all cricket matters to include development of ...

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FIFA approves expansion of World Cup to 48 teams

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INDEPENDENT (UK) – Fifa have voted unanimously in favour of expanding the World Cup from 32 to 48 teams, with the changes set to be introduced at the 2026 tournament after being approved at a Fifa Council meeting in Zurich. The Fifa council confirmed on Tuesday morning that it had unanimously voted in favour of the new format, which will involve ...

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SLAA congratulates Zepherinus Joseph

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PRESS RELEASE – The St Athletics Association wishes to congratulate Mr. Zepherinus Joseph on his nomination for induction into the University Of North Florida Athletics Hall of fame class of 2017. We ask you to join us in celebrating Mr. Zepherinus Joseph latest achievement having been the 2009 Sports Man of the Year, 2004 Olympian and Flag Bearer and the ...

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WICB appoints new CEO

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PRESS RELEASE – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has appointed Johnny Grave as its new Chief Executive Officer, following a rigorous recruitment process led by PricewaterhouseCoopers, Barbados. Johnny joins the organisation with a wealth of experience from both the Professional Cricketers’ Association (PCA) in the UK, where he has been the Commercial Director for the past 9 years and ...

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West Indies Women to have World Cup preparation camp in England

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PRESS RELEASE – West Indies Women’s team will have a two-week camp in England as part of their preparation for the International Cricket Council’s Women’s World Cup later this year. The Windies are the most improved team in women’s cricket and will look to add the 50-over title to the ICC World T20 title they won at Eden Gardens in ...

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Record-setting quarterfinal weekend in Veterans Football

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PRESS RELEASE – The knockout stages of the 2016-2017 Veterans Football Tournament kicked off with a record-breaking weekend at Philip Marcellin Grounds in Vieux Fort, as the Flow Plate Championship quarterfinals were played. On Saturday, Vieux Fort South got things underway with a clinical 4-0 win over Behind The College All Stars. In a battle of former champions, it was ...

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Olympic champion Semenya weds female partner

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JAMAICA OBSERVER – South African Olympic 800-metre champion Caster Semenya married her long-term partner in Pretoria yesterday. Semenya celebrated her 26th birthday by tying the knot with Violet Raseboya after exchanging vows during a lavish ceremony in the South African capital. The Rio gold medallist was pictured in a photo on her Instagram account wearing a dark blue suit embroidered ...

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World Cup winners West Indies Under-19s to tour South Africa

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PRESS RELEASE – The West Indies Under-19 team will have a seven-match tour of South Africa in mid-year as they continue preparation for the International Cricket Council’s Under-19 World Cup. West Indies won their first Under-19 World Cup in February 2016 in Bangladesh, under the captaincy of Shimron Hetmyer. The Caribbean side will again be coached by Graeme West and ...

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Fixtures for WICB Super50 2017 Tournament

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PRESS RELEASE – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) today announced the match schedule for the upcoming 2017 WICB Regional Super50 tournament, which runs from Tuesday, January 24 to Saturday, February 18. The renovated Coolidge Cricket Ground will stage all the day/night matches in Group A, in addition to the semi-finals and the Grand Final on Saturday, February 18 – and will be the ...

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2017 College Player Showcase: Second Trial

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PRESS RELEASE – Thirty local student-athletes have been selected to participate in the second trial ahead of the 2017 College Player Showcase. The Sab Sporting Facility will come alive this Saturday January 7, 2017 when 30 student athletes from across the island will participate in the second trial ahead of the Free Kick Foundation’s 2017 College Player Showcase. On December ...

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Dwayne Smith to call time on Pride 50-over career

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CMC – Dashing former West Indies batsman Dwayne Smith will retire from domestic one-day cricket for Barbados Pride, ahead of this month’s Regional Super50. The 33-year-old said he was no longer a part of the selectors plans and though he was hurt by not being able to finish his career at home in this year’s 50-overs tournament, he had little ...

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Record-setting Brathwaite leads Windies batsmen in rankings

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JAMAICA OBSERVER – Opener Kraigg Brathwaite has ended 2016 as the West Indies’ highest-ranked batsman in Tests. The 24-year-old opener was 20th in the latest International Cricket Council rankings released on December 31, with fast bowler Kemar Roach the highest-placed bowler at 28th in the rankings. Brathwaite tallied 613 runs in eight Tests last year, averaging 55 and scoring one ...

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Bravo to have hamstring surgery; out of BBL

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CRICINFO – West Indies allrounder Dwayne Bravo will need surgery to repair damage to his left hamstring, meaning he will play no further part in the Melbourne Renegades’ Big Bash League (BBL) campaign. He was stretchered off during the Renegades’ match against the Perth Scorchers on Thursday night, and subsequent scans revealed the injury would sideline him for an extended ...

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Saint Lucia among four C’bbean teams for Commonwealth Youth Games

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CMC – Four Caribbean sides will be part of the inaugural beach volleyball competition at the 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games to take place in the Bahamas. St. Lucia, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and hosts Bahamas will provide teams for both the boys’ and girls’ competitions at the Games which are scheduled for July 19 to 23. “Some of the Commonwealth’s ...

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WICB pays tribute to Sir Dwight Venner

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PRESS RELEASE – The Board of Directors of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) would like to pay tribute to the late Sir K Dwight Venner, the former Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank. He died last Thursday (December 22) in St Lucia. Sir Dwight could be described as “the quintessential supporter of West Indies Cricket. He loved the ...

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37th Annual National Sports Awards set for February

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PRESS RELEASE – The Department of Youth Development and Sports is honoured to be hosting of the 37th Annual National Sports Awards on February 18th, 2017. The national sporting federations have been engaged and provided with the nomination forms to facilitate the process as we seek to celebrate the achievements of our athletes. Plans for hosting this prestigious award during ...

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St. Lucia’s Zeph Joseph makes UNF Hall of Fame

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One of Saint Lucia’s top all-time athletes is being recognised by an American university. Two-time Saint Lucia Sportsman of the Year, Zepherinus ‘Knockay’ Joseph is set to enter the Hall of Fame at the University of North Florida (UNF), come February 2017.   Zepherinus, who officially joined the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force in 2016, represented Saint Lucia in men’s ...

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Brathwaite’s T20 World Cup-winning knock hailed by ICC

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JAMAICA OBSERVER – Carlos Brathwaite was voted winner of the ICC Twenty20 Performance-of-the-Year for 2016 for his magical innings that won West Indies the T20 World Cup in India earlier this year. The West Indies Twenty20 captain copped the prize for his memorable batting in the final over of the final against arch-rivals England last April when the ICC, the ...

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LA swimmer breaks longstanding record at Trinidad swimming competition

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PRESS RELEASE – Twelve swimmers of the Lightning Aquatics (LA) Swim Club faced some stiff competition at the recently held Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ASATT) Invitational Swimming Championship held at the new National Aquatic Centre in Couva, Trinidad. The meet was held from December 15-18, 2016 and had over 300 swimmers from Barbados, Jamaica, Grenada, Saint Lucia, ...

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BREAKING: Sammy in Volcanoes squad for Nagico Regional Super50

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By Terry Finisterre, SNO Sport Correspondent  Remember 2012, when Daren Sammy eschewed the fame and fortune of the Bangladesh Premier League so that he could play for Windward Islands? Well, with a bit of time off T20 leagues, he is set to go back to his roots. The former West Indies captain is set to make his return to the glorious ...

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St. Lucian possible replacement for Allen as Volcanoes coach

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JAMAICA OBSERVER – Long-serving head coach Ian Allen will be replaced when his current contract comes to an end on December 31. The 51-year-old Vincentian, a former Windwards and West Indies fast bowler, has been directing the back-room affairs of the side since 2005. Insiders said he gave what appeared to be a heartfelt farewell speech to the playing squad ...

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Flow Sports celebrates one year as ‘the Home of Sports in the Caribbean’

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PRESS RELEASE – One year ago, Flow unveiled its new Flow Sports Network, giving fans an exciting and innovative viewing experience, forever changing the game in sports broadcasting in the Caribbean. In its first year, Flow Sports beamed over 4,000 hours of live and original sports programming in crystal-clear high definition straight from a state-of-the-art 4k-ready broadcast facility in Trinidad. Built ...

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St. Lucia Pool Association holds last event for 2016

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PRESS RELEASE – The interim St. Lucia Pool Association held its last event for the year on 17th -18th December, 2016 at Nigel Eudoxie’s residence. It was held as the follow-up event to the Kweyol Cup which was hosted in Martinique earlier this year. Accordingly, it featured an encounter between a five-man national pool team from Martinique and a five-man ...

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SLAA elects new Central Executive

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PRESS RELEASE – The Saint Lucia Athletics Association (SLAA) staged an Extra Ordinary General Meeting on Saturday 17 December 2016. The meeting was held at the Marchand Combined School. 12 of the 14 financial affiliates were represented, with one unfinancial affiliate also represented.    The business of the meeting was twofold. A motion to remove the Central Executive, and (should ...

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SLFA to host final leadership workshop Saturday

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PRESS RELEASE – The Saint Lucia Football Association (SLFA) conducted its final Leadership workshop on Saturday 17th December for the 2016 season. Throughout the past months. The SLFA undertook leadership workshops throughout the length and breadth of the island. These workshops were conducted on 2 levels. The first was conducted for the Executive officers of each league. While the second ...

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Gayle abandons Tallawahs to play for St Kitts Patriots

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JAMAICA OBSERVER – St Kitts Patriots announced a short while ago that they have acquired Twenty20 batting sensation Chris Gayle in a stunning transfer move for the next season of the Caribbean Premier League in 2017. The undisputed King of T20 cricket in a release from CPL stated that he is proud of what he achieved with his native Jamaica ...

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Saint Lucia heading to AIBA extraordinary congress with important agenda

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PRESS RELEASE – The President of the Saint Lucia Boxing Association (SLBA) Mr David “Shakes” Christopher will leave the island this weekend, to attend the 2016 Extrodinary Congress of the Amateur International Boxing Association (AIBA) at the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace in Montreux, Switzerland from December 19-21. Mr Christopher is attending this Congress with great optimism, especially as the island ...

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Morne Stars AC launches fundraising raffle

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PRESS RELEASE – Enterprising young Saint Lucian athletes are pursuing their dreams of regional and international representation, with support from ordinary citizens and the corporate sector. Morne Stars Athletics Club, one of the island’s leading track and field outfits, has set out on a series of fundraising activities, in order to buy uniforms, equipment and shoes, and to take part in ...

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Church’s and Rituals make sport donation

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PRESS RELEASE – On Saturday 10th December the Gros Islet Football League was on site at Church’s Chicken/Rituals Diner to accept two new football kits for its female team. The Gros Islet Female team placed 2nd in the national U15 competition which was held earlier this year by the SLFA. The girls were on hand to receive their brand new ...

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WIPA congratulates Nikita Miller on his success

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PRESS RELEASE – The West Indies Players’ Association would like to congratulate Jamaican and West Indian bowler Nikita Miller on his achievement of capturing nine wickets in an innings.  His figures of 9 for 41 are the best by any bowler since 1966. The 34 year old left arm spinner, who made his debut at the age of 23 years, ...

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Two southerners to meet in SLFA/VIZIONS Under 21 tournament

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PRESS RELEASE – The two southern teams of Vieux-Fort South and Soufriere will meet each other in the finals of the SLFA/VIZIONS Under 21 tournament. The two teams earned convincing victories against their opponents on Saturday night at the Marcellin Grounds in Vieux-Fort. In the first game of the evening, sulphur city boys of Soufriere, easily defeated Marchand by 4 goals to ...

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FLOW – Trevor Daniel FDP continued partnership

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PRESS RELEASE – Big things continue to happen as Telecom leader “FLOW” partners with the biggest youth development programme in St.Lucia- the “Trevor Daniel Football Development Programme” (TDFDP). On Saturday December 3rd over 300 uniforms and balls were lined up awaiting eager little hands.  The recipients were the enrolled active members of the FLOW-TDFDP, a wonderful indication of the corporate ...

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2016 ECFH Castries Youth League finals this weekend

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PRESS RELEASE – The curtains will fall on the 2016 ECFH Castries Youth League on Sunday December 11th with the staging of the U 16 and U 21 finals. In the U 16 finals from 10:00 am Valley Soccer Club will play FC Pioneers and in the U 21 finals from 12:00 pm VSADC will face Sunrisers FC. Parents, supporters, ...

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Sea Jays Swim Club ends 2016 on high note

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PRESS RELEASE – Commencing serious training throughout the year The Sea Jays Swim Club ended its final competition in 1st place at the Lucian Grand Prix Swim Meet hosted by Racers Swim Club this past weekend. The meet was designed to mirror the format of Carifta Swim Championship, CSIC and CCCAN which many swimmers aspire to qualify. Performances by most ...

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SLFA 1st Division Champions crowned

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The SLFA crowned its 2016 1st Division Champion when the final round of matches was completed at the Phillip Marcellin Grounds in Vieux-Fort on Wednesday night. The night saw Survivors with 13 points, coming up against Young Roots and R.V. Juniors also with 13 points coming up against Platinum. A win for any of these would determine the champions while a win for ...

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Marchand, VF South, joins Soufriere, VF North as semi finalissts in U-21 competition

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PRESS RELEASE – Marchand and Vieux-Fort South will join Soufriere and Vieux-Fort North as the remaining two semi-finalist in the SLFA/VIZIONS Under 21 competition. Marchand booked their way into the semi finals with  5-1 victory over Anse-la-Raye while Vieux-Fort south earned a 4-2 victory over Canaries. Ricardo Miller, Noah Nicholas, Nyrone Winter and Jevic Mc. Farlane scored for Vieux-Fort South while ...

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Update from the St. Lucia Pool Association

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PRESS RELEASE – The 16 man Singles Nigel Eudoxie Invitational Race to 5 knock Out was held at Nigel Eudoxie’s residence on 26th November, 2016. The semi-finals matches for the competition were as follows: Sunil John vs Rolif Morris and Dwain Edward vs Chris Bellas. The final match saw an enthralling encounter between Dwain Edward and Sunil John. With a ...

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Tennis icon Finbar Willie to be remembered in upcoming tennis event

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PRESS RELEASE – The 2nd Annual Rendezvous Finbar Willie Memorial Tennis Tournament sponsored by Rendezvous Resort “The Boutique Hotel for Couples”  will be hosted by the St Lucia Tennis Association on December 16th- 21st, 2016 at the National Tennis Centre in Beausejour, Gros Islet. The main aim of the event is to honour Finbar Willie and his dedication to the ...

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Warm welcome for ARC participants

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PRESS RELEASE – A warm Saint Lucian welcome has officially been extended to the sailors who have braved the high seas and successfully  finished  the 2700 nautical mile trans-oceanic ARC+ race from Las Palmas De Gran Canaria via the Cape Verde Islands to the IGY Rodney Bay Marina. On Sunday evening, steel pan music to the tune of well-known Christmas ...

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IPL 2016 viewership reaches 335 million

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CRICKET NEXT – The ninth edition of the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) has reached a massive viewership of 335 million, Sony Pictures Networks India announced on Thursday. Official broadcasters of the Twenty20 cricket tournament, Sony Max, Sony Six and Sony ESPN — part of Sony Pictures Networks India — have created newer benchmarks reinforcing India’s love affair with the ...

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Grow Well youth team create buzz at Rotary Golf Tournament

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PRESS RELEASE – Junior golfers Quain Jones, Samuel Richelieu, and Keymanie Thomas surround Astrid Mondesir, Rotary Club of Gros Islet (RCGI) president as they celebrate a stunning performance at the recent Rotary golf tournament. The event’s youngest team placed a brilliant second competing with 30 teams of the nation’s best golfers. RCGI this year sponsored a Youth Team comprising 3 ...

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St. Lucia Basketball Federation to host sessions at Vigie Complex

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PRESS RELEASE – As part of the initiatives of the St. Lucia Basketball Federation, the SLBF will be hosting 3 sessions at the Vigie Sports Complex from 6:30pm to 8:30pm to facilitate National Team Tryouts. The SLBF would like to extend an invitation to all interested players from our affiliates islandwide & any other interested players to attend. These sessions will ...

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Windies Women clinch World Cup automatic spot after India hit with penalty

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JAMAICA OBSERVER – West Indies Women were breathing a huge sigh of relief after earning automatic qualification for next year’s ICC 50-overs World Cup in England. Their bid to become one of the four automatic qualifiers had been left in tatters following a humbling 3-0 whitewash to India Women earlier this month, which left them fourth in the ICC Women’s ...

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LIVE: Prince Harry’s festival cricket match

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GIS – All eyes will be on the Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium tomorrow, as His Royal Highness, Prince Henry of Wales leads a local 11 against the Prime Minister’s 11 in a six overs a side festival cricket match. The fifth-in-line to the British throne who is representing Queen Elizabeth II on the seven-nation, 15-day tour, will lead current ...

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SKIF St. Lucia Shotokan Week

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PRESS RELEASE – Shotokan Karate International Federation (SKIF) -St.Lucia for the 4th consecutive year will be hosted one of the International Instructors out of SKIF – Japan, Sensei Fumitoshi Kanazawa (6th Dan) during the 17th to 21st  November 2016. The highlight of his visit was to conduct a series of training seminars and serve as chief examiner for the grading ...

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Oliver Gobat Sports Fund donates to National Boxing Programme

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PRESS RELEASE – The Saint Lucia Boxing Association (SLBA) has received a donation of Five Thousand Eastern Caribbean Dollars ($5,000ECD) from the Oliver Gobat Sports Fund (TOGS fund). The funds were presented on Monday November 21 2016 and will go towards the upgrade and expansion of the National Boxing Gymnasium at Vigie. In making the donation Mrs Helen Gobat, mother ...

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