October 19, 2018

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Islands: Road works on Crewe Road between Navis Close and Silver Oaks Roundabout As part of its continued effort to improve the Cayman Islands road network, the NRA continues to work diligently on the Crewe Road project. The NRA will be […]

Boyz anxious to lay Cayman ghost to rest with Bonaire blowout

From Jamaica Observer WILLEMSTAD, Curacao — The Cayman Islands performance is like a stubborn ghost that won’t go away. But Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz are determined to exorcise the demon of their less than impressive 4-0 win over their neighbours in the opening Concacaf Nations League match in Kingston last month with the promise of of […]

2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship Final Set

United States and Canada will battle for the regional title; Panama will face Jamaica for the last available direct ticket to the FIFA Women’s World Cup Miami (Sunday, October 14, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today confirmed the matchups and kick off times for the Final and […]

Costa pedals to Time Trial Caribbean gold

By Nigel Simon From Guardian T&T T&T’s Alexi Cos­ta won the gold medal in the women’s 20 kilo­me­tre Time Tri­al at the 2018 Elite Caribbean Road Cy­cling Cham­pi­onship in San­to Domin­go, Do­mini­can Re­pub­lic on Sat­ur­day. Cos­ta com­plet­ed the course in 29:56.12 min­utes ahead of Cu­ra­cao’s Lisa Groothueshei­d­kamp (29:58.53) and Bermu­dan, Caitlin Cony­er (30:13.97). In the […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices llegal Gambling: Six Arrested in George Town, Cayman Islands, 13 October. Two Formally Charged Following April Arrests On Saturday, 13 October, officers conducted a search at a location on School House Road in George Town on suspicion of illegal gambling. During the […]

Concacaf announces venues and dates for the 2019 gold cup seeded nations; all venue assignments are now set

Miami (Friday, October 12, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced the venues and dates of the seeded nations in the 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup, as well as all match dates for each venue of the 15th edition of the confederation’s continental championship. Next summer’s tournament will […]

Matchups Set for the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship Semifinals

Miami (Thursday, October 11, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today confirmed the pairings and kick off times for the semifinals of the 2018 Concacaf Women’s Championship. The semifinals are set to take place on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at the Toyota Stadium in Frisco, TX. The first […]

Cayman Islands: Islanders Football Club Fundraiser to send team to 2019 Mallorca Football Tournament

The Islanders Sports Club will be holding a Fish Fry and Karaoke Fundraiser on the 26th October 2018 at the cricket Oval in George Town. The Islanders Football Club was born out of the need to bring together Law Enforcement Officers within the Cayman through sporting activities. Club founder Inspector Winsome Prendergast saw the need […]

Belgian football clubs raided in police inquiry into alleged fraud

From BBC Several of Belgium’s top football clubs have been raided as part of a police investigation into alleged fraud involving the transfer of players. Agents, referees and officials from top clubs including Anderlecht, Club Bruges and Standard Liege are being investigated, Belgian media report. Club Bruges’ manager, Ivan Leko, is being questioned, along with […]

Innerspace 2019 to be hosted by Divetech Little Cayman

By Sam Helmy From Deeper Blue If you’re a rebreather aficionado, mark your calendar: The world’s leading rebreather event, Innerspace, will be hosted be Divetech at the Little Cayman Beach Resort next May. The popular event will take place between May 18-25, 2019. Since its inception in 2004, Innerspace has grown from 19 participants to […]