July 18, 2019

Jamaica rugby chief happy as men and women keep Olympic hopes alive

By Michael Hudson From Planet 7s Jamaica men’s and women’s sevens teams finished runners-up at the Rugby Americas North (RAN) Sevens tournament in the Cayman Islands, thereby advancing to the final Olympic qualification repechage event. The chairman of the country’s Rugby Football Union, Jerry Benzwick, couldn’t be more pleased that the national teams have one […]

Cayman Islands gold medalists in Basketball

Nielsen holds nerve to win men’s table tennis final as Island Games conclude By Ned Payne From Inside The Games Cayman Islands were the gold medallists in the men’s basketball having held their nerve to see off Saaremaa 75-63 at Tercentenary Hall. Gibraltar sealed bronze with a 69-53 win over Guernsey. Ivik Nielsen of Greenland […]

Cricket: Team USA 19 World Cup Qualification campaign to be live streamed [features Cayman Islands]

From USA Cricket The qualification campaign for the Team USA 19’s through the ICC Americas Regional Qualifier to the 2020 ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup will be live streamed with every match of the tournament being broadcast in association with our partners at CricClubs. The first game started today at the King City Ground in Toronto […]

Soccer: The Women’s World Cup final got bigger US TV ratings than the 2018 men’s final

By Travis Clark From Business Insider Fox’s broadcast of the Women’s World Cup final on Sunday was watched by 14.3 million viewers, according to Nielsen. That’s up 22% from last year’s broadcast of the men’s final. Sunday’s game is the most watched soccer telecast since 2015’s Women’s World Cup final, which is the highest-rated women’s […]

Cayman: Canadian men 1 win away from securing Olympic berth in Rugby 7s

By The Canadian Press From CBC Winner between Canada/Jamaica qualifies for 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo Canada blanked Bermuda 55-0 in semifinal play Sunday at the RF Group RAN (Rugby Americas North) Sevens to move within one win of Olympic qualification. The Canadian men will face Jamaica in the final later Sunday to decide who advances […]

Cayman Islands: 2019 CIFA Youth Leagues – results from Sat., June 21, 2019

Boy’s Under 13 and 17 FA Cup finals conclude 2019 season The curtain came down on the 2019 CIFA Youth Leagues on Saturday, June 21 as the Boy’s Under 13 and Under 17 FA Cup finals were played at the Ed Bush Field in West Bay. Earlier in the week, the Boy’s Under 13 FA […]

Cayman Islands defeat Bermuda at Ball Hockey Worlds

From Bernews Bermuda continued competing in the Ball Hockey World Championships in Kosice, Slovakia, playing a hard fought match against the Cayman Islands, which saw them narrowly lose by a score of 5-4 in a game that went into overtime. Bermuda held a 2 – 0 lead at the end of the first period, but the Cayman […]

CIFA Youth Leagues

Cayman Islands: 2019 CIFA Youth Leagues : Results from Sat., June 15 Youth FA Cup finals take centre stage In a day of unprecedented ‘doubles’, the 345 FC and Sunset FC clubs celebrated winning the Boys Under 11 FA Cup and the Girls Under 13 FA Cup respectively. With the victories, 345 FC I secured […]

Cricket WCup: Australia collapse against West Indies quicks [FINAL RESULT AUSTRALIA WIN]

from Jamaica Observer NOTTINGHAM, United Kingdom (AFP) — Reigning champions Australia suffered a dramatic top-order collapse in a World Cup match against the West Indies as they slumped to 38 for four amid a barrage of bouncers at Trent Bridge on Thursday. The West Indies shot out Pakistan for just 105 with aggressive short-pitched fast […]

Cayman Islands: Sunset FC and Elite SC share Girls Under 18 titles

2019 CIFA Youth Football Leagues In a week filled with exciting games in the 2019 Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) youth leagues, Sunset FC lifted the Girls Under 18 FA Cup with a narrow 3-2 victory over Elite SC, while Elite SC were officially crowned Girls Under 18 league champions. With Elite SC securing the […]