March 27, 2017

Cayman Islands Health City Sports Ambassador wins boxing bout

CAYMAN ISLANDS (March 24, 2017) – Canadian boxing champ Steven “The Piranha” Wilcox, holder of the World Boxing Association-North American Boxing Association (WBA-NABA) super lightweight title, defeated Argentina’s Jorge Luis Rodriguez in a weekend match on Saturday, March 18. Wilcox was recently named a Sports Ambassador for Health City Cayman Islands. Proceeds for his upcoming […]

Cayman Islands show jumpers show off

On Sunday, March 19th, the Cayman Islands Equestrian Federation (CIEF) held the second leg of its four-part National Jumping Series (NJS) horse show at the Cayman Riding School. The day saw several new riders to the NJS including Jardae Barnes, Freya Timms, Sunday Groves, Amber McMillan, Stephanie Lloyd and Paula Daniels. Most classes were hotly […]

The March Madness ‘news dump’ that made us question everything

BY SAM LAIRD From Mashable A “news dump,” in the parlance of our times, is when a company or other entity releases bad news at just the perfect time, a moment during which many other events are also happening, thus enabling the just-released bit of bad news to be quickly overshadowed. As far as sports […]

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Canadian boxing champ named Sports Ambassador for Cayman Islands hospital

CAYMAN ISLANDS  – Canadian boxing champ Steven “The Piranha” Wilcox, holder of the WBA NABA super lightweight title, has been named a Sports Ambassador for Health City Cayman Islands. With his next match coming up on March 18th, Wilcox is always a fighter with a cause. Throughout his career, he has fought to benefit the […]

Triple C’s Under 18 Boys’ Soccer Team makes Cayman Islands history

On Friday, February 10th, Triple C’s Under-18 boys’ soccer team won the annual Private School Association (PSA) soccer tournament that was held at the Cayman International School field in Camana Bay. The team also was the winners of the PSA league. The PSA Under-18 league runs for 14 weeks and wraps up with a one […]

JGHS Aqua Lasers Champions at 2017 Cayman Islands Seaperch Challenge

Top prize at the 2017 Cayman Islands SeaPerch Challenge went to a team of 11-year-old John Gray High School students. The Challenge took place this past weekend at the Camana Bay Sports Complex Pool, and the team of Diamond White, Davonte Howell, Alvan Boxwell and Caleb Feare earned an all-expenses paid trip to Atlanta, Georgia […]

Portmore United hunt CFU title after victory against Cayman Islands’ Scholars International

From Jamaica Observer BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (CMC) — Portmore United launched their bid for the Caribbean Football Union’s Club Championship title after stopping Scholars International of Cayman Islands 2-0, on Tuesday. Kareem Manning struck twice in the first-half to secure the victory for Portmore – the only Jamaica side left in the competition – following […]

Crazy story about how one former NFL player lost his job shows how cutthroat and cheap the league can be

By Cork Gaines From Business Insider Last season, former Atlanta Braves managerFredi Gonzalez found out he had been fired when he received an email with an itinerary for a one-way plane ticket back to Atlanta while his team was on a road trip. This prompted ESPN Radio host Mike Golic to recount the story of […]

Cayman Islands: Elite SC looks to grow from Caribbean club campaign

From CONCACAF MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica – Although Elite Sports Club didn’t score a goal or earn a point in the 2017 Caribbean Club Championship, it took home some valuable lessons for future participation in the tournament. In first-round play, the Cayman Islands power lost each of its three games: 0-4 to Club Barcelona Atletico (Dominican […]