July 16, 2018

Glen full of praise for midfielder Adam

Glen Johnson was quick to pay tribute to Charlie Adam after the Scottish international played a major role in his Stamford Bridge winner. The former Chelsea right-back netted a superb individual goal to seal the three points for Kenny Dalglish’s side after he waltzed through the Londoners rearguard after being found by an exquisite pass […]

German police suspect suicide attempt by referee

COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — A referee in Germany’s top league was found bleeding in his hotel bathtub Saturday hours before he was to work a game in what police suspect was a suicide attempt. Babak Rafati was in stable condition but will need “intensive treatment” and be hospitalised for some time, German Football Federation President […]

Legends tennis is simply smashing

There were three finals being played at the KPMG Legends tennis finals at the Ritz Carlton tennis courts. The Junior Finals came first, with Alex Leonard beating William Hayward six sets to three. The singles final was between Thomas Blake and Wayne Ferreira. Ferreirra won the first game decisively, but then it looked as though […]

Seattle Mariners outfielder Greg Halman killed

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands (AP) — Seattle Mariners outfielder Greg Halman was stabbed to death early Monday and his brother was arrested as a suspect, Dutch police said. Rotterdam Police spokeswoman Patricia Wessels said police were called to a home in the port city in the early hours of the morning and found the 24-year-old Dutch player […]

NOW FOR THE WORLD: Killa’s title shot may be in Cayman

Charles “Killa” Whittaker’s chance of becoming champion of the world took a huge step closer after his latest triumph in the ring. The West Bayer leapt into number two spot in the world rankings after a unanimous points victory in Miami over Cuban Giorbis Barthelemy. And as he recovers in Florida, Killa says his management […]

Blatter says sorry for racism remark, won’t resign

LONDON (AP) — Sepp Blatter said Friday he is “sorry’ for offending anyone by his comments on racism in soccer but will not resign as FIFA president. Blatter told the BBC in an interview in Zurich that he “deeply regretted” using “unfortunate words” earlier this week, when he said any racist abuse on the soccer […]

Football: Calderon hat trick eases Bodden Town past Future

The Cayman Premier League hosted two re-scheduled mid-week fixtures on Wednesday. Bodden Town took on Future whilst Roma hosted George Town. Bodden Town hit Future for six and solidified their position in the top three in the league standings. Bodden Town now join Elite in the goals for category, both teams boast a scoring total […]

King Kenny visits the King’s Road

Liverpool take on Chelsea on Sunday and whereas the passage of time may have transformed Stamford Bridge from a rusting shack into an arena more befitting its chic surrounds off the King’s Road, Kenny Dalglish has ostensibly remained the same. It was in this corner of west London that he captured his first trophy as […]

“Killa” bids for second spot

Charles “Killa” Whittaker will take a giant leap up the IBF world rankings with a victory in Miami tonight. The West Bay junior middleweight fighter is currently ranked 15th but if he can defeat Cuban Giorbis Barthelemy, ranked ninth, he will rise to second spot. Whittaker has been in the US for several weeks preparing […]

Calls for Blatter to quit over race row

Sepp Blatter is facing increasing calls to quit after his gaffe in the fight against racism. The FIFA president is facing renewed demands for his resignation after dismissing on-pitch racism with an astonishing response. Asked directly by a CNN reporter if racism exists on the pitch, Blatter denied it and said such incidents should simply […]