October 18, 2018

T&T turns to governing body in bid to have disqualification overturned

From Antigua Observer PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – The Trinidad and Tobago Rugby Football Union (TTRFU) has turned to the sport’s governing body, World Rugby, in an attempt to have their disqualification from this year’s Rugby Americas North (RAN) Championships overturned. After defeating Bermuda 27-24 and USA South 34-33 in their first two games, […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

  NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices NRA Continues Road Improvements along Shamrock Road and Hirst Road Intersection The National Roads Authority (NRA) along with its subcontractors will be continuing works on Shamrock Road near Countryside and Savannah this weekend, Saturday September 22ndand Sunday September 23rd. Section 2, […]

Former Cayman Islands Football Association secretary receives life ban and fine from FIFA

Costas Takkas, former CIFA secretary and aide to former FIFA vice president Jeffrey Webb, has received a life ban from FIFA and a US$1.03M fine. See AP story below: FIFA life bans for 3 who pleaded guilty in US case ZURICH (AP) — FIFA’s ethics committee has imposed life bans on three officials for bribery […]

Cayman Islands: Roma United Sports Club ready for 2018/19 football season

Fresh off a second-place finish in the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) Premier League last season, Roma United Sports Club is looking to build on that performance while building its youth programme. The men’s team has started training for the 2018/19 campaign under the guidance of head coach Oral Wiltshire. “We’re here and we want […]

CUC Girls Primary League: Cayman Prep retain CUC Girls’ Opening Rally title

The young ladies from Cayman Prep retained the CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) Opening Rally title this past Saturday, September 15 at the Annex Field after going unbeaten in round-robin play. Taking a slightly different approach this year, the GPFL coaches decided to implement a schedule whereby all participating schools would play as many […]

Draw reveals groups for the 2018 Concacaf Under-20 Championship

The centralized competition will qualify the top four finishers to the FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019 Miami (Thursday, September 13, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) conducted the official draw for the 2018 Concacaf Under-20 Championship, at the Concacaf Headquarters, in Miami, FL. The 2018 edition of […]

2018 J22 Governor’s Cup – Cayman Islands Sailing Club

The Cayman Islands Sailing Club autumn season kicked off with the Annual J22 Governor’s Cup last weekend. Although fleet numbers were down this year, three boats of enthusiastic sailors showed up to race in North Sound. In Race one, ‘Mayhem’ with  Carl, Dave Schiedel (who is visiting from the UK)  and Lisa had a great […]

Cayman Islands Primary School football returns

The always entertaining primary school football returns this weekend as the CUC Girls’ Primary Football League (GPFL) Opening Rally kicks-off the 2018 primary school football season on Saturday, September 15 at the T.E. McField Field (Annex Field) in George Town starting at 9:00 a.m. The boys kick-off their season with the CUC Primary Football League […]

Cayman skipper still upbeat over Nations League opportunities even after Reggae Boyz shellacking

From Concacaf Even in defeat, Ramon Sealy carries a dream in his thumping heart. The Cayman Islands captain, despite losing the first game of the Concacaf Nations League 4-0 to host Jamaica on Sunday, still hopes his team will bounce back with victories in the remaining three matches and possibly snatch a spot in the […]

Jamaica open CONCACAF Nations League with 4-0 win over Cayman Islands

From Jamaica Observer KINGSTON, Jamaica — Jamaica opened their qualifying phase of the CONCACAF Nations League with a comfortable 4-0 win over an over-matched Cayman Islands inside the National Stadium on Sunday. Played before a paltry 1,360 patrons, Darren Mattocks in the second and 58th minutes, and strike partner Cory Burke in the 34th and 66th […]