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With Neil WilliamsThere is a serious need for the employment of a Long-Term Athletic Development (LTAD) Sports System for Cricket in SVG. This will en...
January 13, 2006
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The Caribbean is readying itself to host cricket’s showpiece, the World Cup in 2007. Undoubtedly, it is the single biggest event ever to be undertak...
January 6, 2006
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Twenty- six years ago, this country made a sporting statement by placing second in the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) final in Suriname. In the proces...
October 28, 2005
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Sunday, October 16, will be a big day on the Sporting calendar for North Leeward athletes especially, and those in the nation as a whole. With a $1000...
September 30, 2005
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You could bet on a quarrel whenever anything big is about to happen in the Caribbean. It is the tropical flavour where clashes and misunderstanding ar...
September 16, 2005
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Now that the Caricom Single Market and Economy is getting closer to reality, we in the region will have to deepen our outlook. Our borders have broade...
September 2, 2005
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The move by the West Indies Cricket Board to cater for cross-border representation by regional cricketers comes in the scheme of things. Not that ther...
August 26, 2005
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Recently, coach of the Women’s Football team Andrew Bramble returned from a stint in Guatemala.It was while there, he learnt that St. Vincent an...
August 19, 2005
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July/August is the holiday season for most school children. Students are encouraged not to overlook their books however. So by the time school reopens...
July 29, 2005
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Facilities for sports here continue to be a contentious issue. The recent visit by FIFA Development Officer Harold Joseph was aimed at enhancing this ...
July 22, 2005
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There is never dull moment in the Caribbean, and the cricket scenario always provides its share of excitement. Before Hurricane Emily made its presenc...
July 15, 2005
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Two West Indies teams head to Sri Lanka. An ‘A’ Team comprised of 15 players makes a corresponding tour with their Senior colleagues. The selector...
June 24, 2005
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The 2007 Cricket World Cup is around the corner, but like the Caribbean Single Market and Economy, its impact is not being felt across the nation. The...
June 17, 2005
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Sport has been encouraged among all sectors of the society because it instills a sense of discipline in individuals. Sociologists and those knowledgea...
June 10, 2005
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I must add to last week’s sporting and cultural figures. David ‘Quick Silver’ Hodge is among the legends of goal keepers who have made it on the...
May 27, 2005
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The aspect of politics and sports seemed to have generated some interest. In deed that list may be far from complete, and new names will be unearthed ...
May 20, 2005
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Last week’s Politics and Sports aroused a response from Dr. Errol King. Dr. King outlined that between 1947 to 1950, lawyer St. Aubyn Cato was the r...
May 13, 2005
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There has always been a correlation between politics and sports. Many persons have climbed up the political ladder to the mantle of leadership after h...
May 6, 2005
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Time was when fears were expressed about losing our crop of young cricketers, especially fast bowlers because they were gravitating towards basketball...
April 29, 2005
Tribute to Urel
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It is with a tinge of sadness that I reflect on Urel Campbell’s passing. She sort of opened my eyes to the heights of Vincentian netball standards. ...
April 22, 2005
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Someone might say, it’s far from over. For the controversy will never be truly settled. Not when one notes the way Donovan Pagon for example has bee...
April 8, 2005
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There is always something happening in the Caribbean, and it takes place in traditional tropical fashion. That normally entails some deal of heat. For...
April 1, 2005
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Time was when Volleyball ranked high on the list of choice of sport for many a Vincentian. The standard of play exhibited by the nation’s crop of pl...
March 24, 2005
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The opening of the Penniston Playing field next Monday is a welcome development. It is a genuine symbol of our emerging heritage. Tribute is due to th...
March 11, 2005
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The Caribbean has always turned out its share of controversy. Ever since we were introduced to cricket by the English, the region has gravitated to th...
March 4, 2005
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The Windwards find themselves in that position where they can squander an opportunity for the big time. Second spot on points standing at the end of t...
February 25, 2005
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The debate rages as to the merits and demerits of Pamenos Ballantyne’s continued denial by Team Athletics SVG for nomination for national awards. Th...
February 18, 2005
Halimah excellent
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She seems to have been imbued with a touch of excellence, a trait manifested on the field of play as a youth. In her inimitable style, she continued t...
February 11, 2005
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it has long been established that St. Vincent and the Grenadines possess immense sporting talent. There needs, however, to be more support in the form...
December 23, 2004
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Orlanzo Jackson’s omission from the 17-member Windward party for the 2005 Carib Cup is a signal blow to genuine cricket lovers in St. Vincent and th...
December 17, 2004
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Vincy Heat was close to the 2006 World Cup in Germany, for I am convinced that once we had crossed the first hurdle, the other teams in the final roun...
December 10, 2004
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When the winner of the CFU Digicel Caribbean Cup is decided, the British Virgin Islands would have established their mark in regional football. It is ...
December 3, 2004
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All of a sudden, the issue of sponsorship has surfaced as a crucial issue in regional sporting endeavours. Sadly, that furore has hit the Caribbean, p...
November 26, 2004
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The September 10 issue of the Searchlight newspaper highlighted the conditions that exist for facilities for basketball at the Montrose “Home”.Tha...
November 19, 2004
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Deighton Butler will have to continue his excellent run if he is to make it onto the 14 for the VB Series. The fact of Butler’s inclusion in the 25 ...
November 12, 2004
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November 17 will be our date with destiny as far as progress to the Germany 2006 goes. Should we overcome the odds and displace Trinidad and Tobago by...
November 5, 2004
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If the Windwards Senior Cricket squad wins today’s semifinal against Guyana and goes on to Sunday’s final, it will be a further slap in my face. F...
October 29, 2004
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In perhaps customary fashion, the Windwards continued their flattery of their fans. They have to depend on tomorrow’s clash with Trinidad and Tobago...
October 22, 2004
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St. Vincent and the Grenadines continue to dumbfound the soccer world. On the heels of a 7:0 thrashing at the hands of the Mexicans at the Pachuca Sta...
October 15, 2004
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Interest in cricket has revived with the West Indies’ capture of the ICC Champions Trophy. The victory is a tonic for the cricket-crazed Caribbean. ...
October 8, 2004
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The victory clinched by the Barbadian duo of Ian Bradshaw and Courtney Browne is a welcome tonic for West Indians, undernourished by the thought of ha...
October 1, 2004