June 25, 2018

Places for sports history

Experience the places that gave birth to the most iconic moments in sports history From Jeffrey Group These moments stunned the world, and the cities that hosted them are equally beautiful Sports are filled with pivotal moments, ranging from penalty shootouts in soccer championships to double-overtime buzzer-beating basketball games. Some of those moments, however, have […]

Holder eyes win in historic day/night Caribbean Test

From Jamaica Observer GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — The West Indies are just one match away from a historic win over Sri Lanka, and captain Jason Holder says the regional side will be gunning for victory in the final Test. After battling to a tense draw in the second Test match on Monday, the […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices RCIPS Community Officers to Host Community Engagement Day at Locations Throughout the Islands, 23 June On Saturday, 23 June, RCIPS community police officers will be hosting a day of community engagement at different locations throughout the islands. Community officers from each of […]

Radical Caribbean SR3 Cup makes regional debut in T&T

(PRESS RELEASE VIA SNO) – Regional motor racing opens an exciting new chapter next weekend (June 23/24) at the Frankie Boodram Wallerfield International Raceway in Trinidad & Tobago (T&T), when the Radical Caribbean SR3 Cup gets under way. Seasoned campaigners from Barbados and Guyana will be joined by one of the twin-island state’s rising stars […]

In this family, to come of age you must first earn scuba certification

By Chris Peters  From Omaha World Herald WOODBINE, Iowa — In the Steppuhn family, the hand-me-downs are scuba suits. Grandpa Bill has made a family tradition out of scuba diving. He and his son, Brad, tried it during a business trip to the Bahamas in 2006, and it has grown into a hobby shared by […]

A history of the debuts of CONCACAF teams at the World Cup

 From Concacaf SOCHI, Russia – With Panama set to play in its first ever FIFA World Cup match on Monday versus Belgium, CONCACAF looks back on the World Cup debuts of every CONCACAF representative to have appeared at a FIFA World Cup. Mexico (Uruguay 1930) – The first two matches at the very first World […]

Neymar fouled 10 times

Brazil’s talisman striker was fouled more times than any World Cup player in 20 years in their first match By Tom Murray From Business Insider Brazil was held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland on Sunday in their first 2018 World Cup match. The match was full of fouls — 30 in total — 10 […]

Here’s why you need to get used to not ever watching the FIFA World Cup – or any big sports event – for free

By PETER FARQUHAR From Business Insider Here’s how to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup live, online and free in Australia is an intro that feels a bit like a shameless grab for SEO traffic. But sometimes the news is the news, and since it was published last Thursday, Business Insider’s guide to not using […]

RIP, ‘Pro Evolution Soccer’

By Edgar Alvarez from Engadget I have a mild obsession with FIFA video games, largely because I like playing with official teams and players rather than fictional ones. But, I always gave Pro Evolution Soccer (PES) a chance. Two years ago, I even wrote that Konami’s title was actually better than EA Sports’, much to […]

Top Caribbean athletes shine in Jamaica

From NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 15, 2018: Several Caribbean and Caribbean American athletes were in winning form at the JN Racers Grand Prix meeting at Jamaica’s National Stadium in Kingston last weekend. Former World and Olympic female sprint champion, Jamaica’s Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce, returned to winning form after giving birth, […]