September 21, 2017

Health & fitness community supports Cayman Islands Marathon Competition Winner

Jena Van den Bergh is training for the Intertrust Cayman Islands Half Marathon which will be her very first half marathon distance.  Thanks to members of the health and fitness community, Jena is receiving all the support she can get to ensure she is well prepared to cross the finish line on Sunday, 3 December. […]

Cayman Islands: Cayman Prep win CUC Girls’ Opening Rally title

The young ladies from Cayman Prep secured the first silverware of the 2017 primary football season this past Saturday at the Annex Field as they won the 2017 CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) Opening Rally title with a 1-0 victory over Cayman International School. Cayman Prep’s ‘taliswoman’ Kayden Coles was the heroine in the […]

Scotiabank CONCACAF League Trophy unveiled, will visit Panama and Costa Rica ahead of semifinal matches

Four Teams Remain in Battle for Regional Supremacy, and to Lift the Confederation’s Newest Prize this October Miami  – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) today unveiled the new trophy for the inaugural ScotiabankCONCACAF League, the Confederation’s newest club championship, and announced the first stops for the 2017 Scotiabank CONCACAF […]

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Disney Cruise Line alters Eastern Caribbean itinerary due to Hurricane Irma damages By Stephen Porter From Walt Disney World Info Due to the destructive path left by Hurricane Irma, Disney Cruise Line is altering the itineraries for the Disney Fantasy in the Eastern Caribbean, exchanging ports for the Western Caribbean for sailings on September 23 […]

Cayman Islands: CUC GPFL opening rally this Saturday (16)

The primary school girls will kick-off the 2017 CUC primary school football season this Saturday, September 16th with the CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) Opening Rally at the traditional home of local football, the T.E. McField Sports Field (Annex Field) in George Town beginning at 9:00 a.m. The boys kick-off their season with the […]

Cricket: Vanuatu stun Italy to gain promotion with Jersey to Division Four

From ESPNcricinfo One day after an epic 57-ball hundred put his side into the semi-finals, Patrick Matautaava’s spectacular all-round show floored Italy in a six-wicket win for Vanuatu to secure promotion to WCL Division Four. Italy came into the match undefeated after topping Group B but were bowled out for a well-below par 183, having […]

Cricket: Cayman Islands lose to Qatar and to Guernsey

Germany clinch thriller; Jersey, Italy cruise to wins From ESPNcricinfo Germany marked their return to WCL Division Five for the first time in nine years with a nail-biting one-wicket win over Ghana. Chasing a target of 159 to win, Germany were 10 runs away from victory with four wickets in hand when Obed Agbomadzie took […]

Diver uses technology to find missing wedding ring in Cayman Islands

By Sam Helmy From Deep Blue In what could very well be a TV show, a diver in the Cayman Islands used footage shot on the dive to locate a wedding ring that went missing. According to Divernet, upon surfacing from a dive on the 77m/250ft wreck the USS Kittiwake in Grand Cayman, diver Jessica Pasquarelli discovered […]

Cricket: West Indies’ redemption story

By Jarrod Kimber ESPN Stand up and fight back” is the text that the West Indies Twitter feed used during this Test. The quote is the title of a Jimmy Cliff Song. At the start of this tour Stuart Law talked publicly about how he wanted his team to make history. But privately they were […]

Cricket; Hope, Headingley: a miracle

By Mark Nicholas From espn cricket info Impossible, simply impossible. In all of West Indies cricket history nothing can have been quite so gloriously scatty, unlikely, improbable and, yes, let’s go there, as impossible as the victory achieved by Jason Holder’s team at Headingley. Only one team stands above them on the list of fourth-innings […]