• Award our home talent, too!

    Award our home talent, too!

    Sports February 8, 2008 at 10:47 pm 2 comments

    by Michael Bascombe I applaud the initiative by government to recognise outstanding Grenadians who would have contributed to national development over the past few years, more so those who made enormous sacrifices to bestow national pride. It’s most fitting that the first national hero is awarded to the man described […]

  • Early Results in New Balance Invitational

    Athletics February 8, 2008 at 10:34 pm 0 comments

    In some early results at the New Balance Collegiate Invitational in New York, Neisha Bernard-Thomas won the women’s 800m – 2:05.32. Kendell Simon (Findlay University) was second in the 800m – 1:53.48. Joel Redhead (Bethune Cookman University) won his 400m heat – 47.63 to qualify for Saturday’s final. Also qualifying […]



    Basketball February 5, 2008 at 10:22 pm 0 comments

    ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, Feb 5 – Former Miami Heat basketball player Brian Grant took time out this week to shoot some hoops with a group of young Grenadians at the newly refurbished River Road basketball court. After a great career in basketball, playing for teams including the Los Angeles Lakers, […]

  • Fletcher and Francis cop National Sports Awards

    Fletcher and Francis cop National Sports Awards

    Sports February 4, 2008 at 10:42 pm 0 comments

    by Michael Bascombe ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, Feb. 5, CMC – Pan American Games medalist Sherry Fletcher and bodybuilding champion Vonne Francis have copped the 2007 sportswoman and sportsman of the year awards respectively held on the weekend. Fletcher, who had an outstanding 2007 outdoor season, won the award from a […]

  • Round-up of Track and Field Meets – Jan.31-Feb.3

    Athletics February 4, 2008 at 9:40 pm 0 comments

    by Michael Bascombe Here is a round-up of performances of some of our track and field athletes in competition during the past week. On Thursday at the Linz Indoor Meet in Austria on Thursday – Alleyne Francique commanded the 400m until Austrian Clemens Zeller pushed him on the infield. Zeller, […]

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