May 23, 2018

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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]

Youth basketball members fundraiser

The Youth Development Basketball Program is alive and well and its young members are working hard to enhance the programme with their fundraising skills. Under the mentorship of a Parent Committee and Coach Daniel Augustine, the players participate helping out at the many fundraisers that are planned which include snack sales at all games, drink […]

Cayman bounces back

The Cayman team has responded positively to the task in the Challenge Trophy tournament by producing an outstanding display with bat and ball on Sunday at the Smith Road Oval.. Being led for the first time by Ronald Ebanks in the absence of national captain Abali Hoilett, Cayman batting first against Barbados totaled 173 for […]

Seb has “great future ahead of him”

Schoolboy Sebastian Martinez has been tipped for great things at the UK football club he’s signed for. The 13 year old has agreed terms with Swindon Town and signed an 18-month contract with the club. Now their Centre of Excellence director, Jeremy Newton, has revealed he has high hopes for the starlet. Martinez was spotted […]

Running and walking down Walkers Road

The 5th Annual Breeze Fusion 2 Mile Run/Walk took place at Walkers Road – raising $1,000 for both the National Council of Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) and Kiwanis Club of Grand Cayman Book Mobile. There were a total of 79 Runners and 74 walkers taking part in the event, which included government H.E Governor Duncan Taylor, […]

Sunset Ladies sitting pretty at the top

Women’s football in the Cayman Islands is on the up, the level of play in the domestic league is definitely moving in the right direction and the Cayman Islands Women’s National Programme is becoming a force to be reckoned with in the Caribbean. This Saturday saw two very entertaining match ups as Future took on […]

Cayman Rugby readies for early season!

As the local Rugby 7’s season draws to a close the Cayman Rugby Union is gearing up for it’s premier XV’s season. Over every weekend in the Maples 7’s series ticked away and although the final weekend was postponed due to the pitch being unplayable as a result of the recent torrential downpours the Maples […]

UK lawmakers demand Dow’s Olympic deal is ditched

LONDON (AP) — British opposition lawmakers are demanding that London 2012 Olympics organizers scrap a deal for Dow Chemical Co. to fund an artistic centerpiece of the games over concerns about the company’s links to the deadly 1984 toxic gas leak in Bhopal, India. Labour Party legislator Barry Gardiner confirmed Thursday that members of the […]