July 16, 2018

Bracket released for 2nd Annual Cayman Islands Classic

George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Game matchups for the second annual Cayman Islands Classic were announced by Tournament CEO Joe Wright. Eight teams will compete in the tournament held Nov. 19-21 at John Gray Gymnasium, just minutes away from world famous Seven Mile Beach. Akron will face Clemson in the opening game at […]

2018 Scotiabank Concacaf League Matches and 2018 Central America Women’s Qualifier to be played outside of Nicaragua

From Concacaf Matches originally scheduled to take place in Nicaragua will be relocated to alternate venues Miami (Wednesday, June 6, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) announced today that based on ongoing security concerns in Nicaragua, its Council has decided to move the Scotiabank Concacaf League round of […]

Cayman Islands: Under 11 Boys prepare for FA Cup semi finals

Four clubs sealed their place in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Boy’s Under 11 FA Cup semi finals as the second round games played this past Saturday, June 2 produced some exciting football and plenty of goals. Future SC, who received a bye to the second round, defeated Latinos FC A 6-0 with their […]

Powell excited for return to track at Cayman Islands Invitational

From Sportsmax Former world record holder Asafa Powell is excited to make a return to the track at this weekend’s Cayman Invitational meet. The 35-year-old will be competing for the first time this season after sustaining a hamstring injury in February. The sprinter also missed out on the Commonwealth Games in April but is now […]

FIFA opens new Regional Development Office for Caribbean

From FIFA.com As part of its commitment to drive global football development and further strengthen and enhance ties with confederations and member associations, FIFA has announced the official opening of a new Regional Development Office today in the Caribbean to help support football development activities across the region. Located in Christ Church, Barbados, the new […]

New IDB report says Caribbean lags in sports spending

From DaVibes WASHINGTON, United States (CMC) — A new report by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) says Latin American and the Caribbean lag in sports spending, stating that the region could get a development boost from sports activities that improve the region’s social and health benefits. But the report warns that the programmes must be […]

Cayman Islands’ swimmers back in action with May Lions Sprint

Focused on the second training cycle of the calendar year, Stingray Swim Club (SSC) hosts two meets – a fun and fast sprint meet – the Lions Sprint meet that took place Saturday 12 May, and the upcoming Landon Von Kanel Invitational, which takes place Thursday 31 May – Sunday 3 June. The two meets […]

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce joins 2018 Cayman Invitational Line-up

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Jamaica sweetheart Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce joins the line-up for the Cayman Invitational which takes place on Saturday, 2 June 2018 at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex starting at 6pm. Fraser-Pryce’s fellow countryman Asafa Powell and American LaShawn Merritt are also headlining the meet along with 70-plus other international athletes and at […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Mia Mottley Elected First Female Prime Minister of Barbados as Labour Party Wins Election From teleSUR The BLP attacked the current government on its policy of high taxation and focused on the cost of living during the campaign The Barbados Labour Party […]

Football: Draw delivers matchups for the Scotiabank Concacaf League round of 16 matches

Second edition of the club championship kicks off the last week of July Miami (Wednesday, May 23, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) conducted this evening the official draw for the 2018 Scotiabank Concacaf League, at the Pullman Hotel in Miami, Florida. The 2018 edition of the Concacaf […]