August 20, 2019

Las Vegas aviators to host 2020 Triple-A National Championship Game

LAS VEGAS — Triple-A Baseball announced on Monday, August 19, 2019, that the Las Vegas Aviators have been selected to host the 2020 Ephesus Sports Lighting Triple-A National Championship Game, which will be played at the Las Vegas Ballpark on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. The game will feature the champion of the Pacific Coast League against […]

Cricket: Bermuda captain forced out of ICC Twenty20 World Cup Qualifier after concussion

From Caribbean National Weekly HAMILTON, Bermuda, CMC – Bermuda captain Dion Stovell has been ruled out of the quadrangular ICC Americas Twenty20 World Cup Qualifier starting in Bermuda this weekend because of a head injury. Officials said on Wednesday that 35-year-old Stovell had been declared unfit to participate in the week-long tournament because of a […]

NAN’s CARIBBEAN NEWS ROUNDUP – AUG. 14, 2019

from NAN News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, WEDNESDAY, AUG. 14, 2019: Here are the top news making headlines from the Caribbean and Latin America for this Wednesday morning August 14, 2019: Roberto Ulpiano and Omar Rodriguez, owners of Caribbean Car Wash of New Jersey, have been hit with a lawsuit from multiple workers who say they […]

Cricket: Rohan Kanhai – An appreciation

By Albert Baldeo From Caribbean Life “The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson. “No more technically correct batsman ever came out of the West Indies than Rohan Kanhai.” — Michael Manley. “His life was gentle; and the elements so mixed in him, that Nature […]

Emiliano Sala’s doomed plane was so riddled with faults that engineer refused to repair it saying it ‘was not fit to be flown’ as investigators reveal Cardiff City star and pilot were poisoned by carbon monoxide

By Tracey Kandohla and Martin Robinson From Mail Online UK EXCLUSIVE: Airfield owner Humphrey Penney revealed craft had ‘a lot of problems’ and regular pilot David Henderson ‘unhappy with the maintenance’ Mr Penney asked to give a second opinion on the Piper PA-46 Malibu last year He following today’s report published by UK Air Accidents […]

World number one skier, Mikaela Shiffrin joins adidas

The number one Alpine skier in the world, Mikaela Shiffrin, joins adidas in a multi-year partnership that will centre around her training regime and inspiring the next generation of creators.  The 24-year-old Colorado native is one of the world’s leading athletes, with a record-breaking 17 World Cup wins in the 2018/19 season – a feat […]

Team Cayman wraps up at the 2019 Pan American Games

August 11 2019 – Lima, Peru – The XVIII Pan American Games Lima 2019 has drawn to a close, as thousands of athletes and spectators witnessed a magical night of pure ‘Peruvianness’. Held at Lima’s National Stadium, the two-hour-long ceremony called “Dance of Diversity” took the crowd on a trip along Peru’s coast, over its mountains […]

Lamborghini records its first ADAC GT Masters victory of 2019 at Zandvoort

Sant’Agata Bolognese/Zandvoort 11 August 2019 – Lamborghini recorded its first ADAC GT Masters victory of the season in the hands of Orange1 Grasser Racing Team’s Mirko Bortolotti and Christian Engelhart at the Zandvoort circuit in the Netherlands. Bortolotti took the #63 Lamborghini Huracán GT3 Evo to pole by the narrowest of margins over the Porsche of […]

St Kitts & Nevis: Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris’ remarks at the official launch of SKN Moves Independence Square Friday, August 9th, 2019

It is a particular pleasure for me to be here with you this afternoon at the official launch of SKN Moves.  Today’s important launch is set against the backdrop of the chronic non-communicable disease (CNCD) epidemic. The NCDs are the leading causes of morbidity in the Federation. The main NCDs affecting our people are Diabetes, […]

St Lucia Stars see Caribbean Premier League contract terminated

From The Cricketer CPL Limited has terminated the participation agreement with Royal Sports Club, LLC, the entity that operates Stars St Lucia Stars have seen their Caribbean Premier League contract terminated by the organisation. The franchise will therefore not compete in this year’s edition of the competition, after CPL Limited terminated the participation agreement with Royal […]