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  • Francique and Harrigan head OECS sports awards

    Athletics, CAC Games, Carifta Games, Major Games, Sports January 16, 2007 at 5:31 pm 0 comments

    By Lance Whittaker CASTRIES, St Lucia, Jan 10, (CMC) – Track and field stars Alleyne Francique and Tahesia Harrigan have emerged winners of the first ever Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Joseph “Reds” Perreira Awards. The inaugural Joseph Perreira Trophy presentations will be made to Grenada’s Francique and Harrigan, […]

  • Murray to retire from international cricket

    Cricket December 16, 2006 at 3:04 am 2 comments

    by Michael Bascombe ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, Dec 15 – Former West Indies wicketkeeper/batsman Junior Murray has announced his retirement from regional and international cricket following the completion of the 2007 cricket season, according to Julian Jack, chairman of the selection committee of the Windward Islands’ Cricket Board of Control. Jack […]

  • Grenada gets six picks on Windwards

    Cricket December 16, 2006 at 3:00 am 0 comments

    ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, Dec 15 – West Indies players Devon Smith and Daren Sammy have been named in the Windward Islands’ 14-member squad for the opening round of matches in the regional first-class tournament starting next month. The team was selected following an aborted Windward Islands’ tournament in Grenada last […]

  • Grenada government says World Cup will improve economy

    Sports December 15, 2006 at 4:54 pm 0 comments

    ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, Dec 15 – The Grenada government Friday said that the US$40 million cricket stadium being constructed to stage matches in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 was a gift from China that would help improve the island’s economy. “The cost of the stadium, which is approximately US$40 […]

  • Grenada government presents EC$ 632.5 million budget to Parliament

    Sports December 15, 2006 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

    ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, Dec 15 – The Grenada government Friday presented an EC$632.5 million (US$225.8 million) budget to parliament promising to strengthen tax collection measures and warning citizens that the island can no longer depend on donor countries to finance its development. Finance Minister Anthony Boatswain said that it was […]

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