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  • Junior Murray Cricket Academy - Photo: Made In Grenada

    Urgent intervention needed

    Commentary, Cricket, Features, Football, Sports December 17, 2013 at 1:08 am 0 comments

    Commentary by Michael Bascombe It was no surprised when the former Grenada, Windward Islands and West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman Junior Murray announced a few weeks ago that he was launching an academy to cater for young boys and girls who are interested in grasping the basics of cricket. Since then there […]

     
  • Nelson Mandela: ‘Sports provide the opportunity to change lives’

    Nelson Mandela: ‘Sports provide the opportunity to change lives’

    Commentary, Features December 9, 2013 at 8:20 pm 0 comments

    Commentary by Dr Cliff Bertrand Sports can be a distraction in an academically oriented system. However, education is not enough for survival in today’s digital age. Sports can be a leisure pursuit changing pride and prejudice into the context of reality.  For a blessed few, sports have changed their world and […]

     
  • Nelson Mandela

    FIFA President Blatter on the passing of Nelson Mandela

    Features, Football, Press Releases, Sports December 5, 2013 at 5:37 pm 0 comments

    ZURICH, December 5, 2013 – The international football community has today learnt the sad news of the passing of former South African President and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela. FIFA President Joseph S. Blatter: “It is in deep mourning that I pay my respects to an extraordinary person, probably […]

     
  • They are in for another term

    They are in for another term

    Commentary, Features December 2, 2013 at 8:09 pm 0 comments

    Commentary by Dr Cliff Bertrand To survive the Trinidad and Tobago National Association of Athletic Administrations (NAAA) incompetence it would be wise to reflect on what Creek Stewart’s statement: “when elected leaders fail, everyone else must step up” The Serrette slate prevails. They are in for another term. “Incompetent” is the […]

     
  • Kirani James congratulates LaShawn Merritt on his victory in the Men's 400m Final (Getty Images)

    Merritt and Rollins are named US Athletes of the Year

    INDIANAPOLIS, December 2, 2013 – LaShawn Merritt and Brianna Rollins have been awarded the titles of Jesse Owens and Jackie Joyner-Kersee Athlete of the Year, USA Track & Field announced on Monday. Merritt and Rollins will be honoured on Saturday, December 7, at the Jesse Owens Awards and Hall of […]

     
 
 
 
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