February 15, 2019

Cayman Islands: Sentencing delayed for a ninth time for former FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb

By Dwight Fraser From IRIE FM Disgraced former Concacaf president and FIFA vice-president Jeffrey Webb has had his sentencing delayed for a ninth time. His sentencing has now been moved back to September 10. In 2015 Webb pleaded guilty to racketeering, wire fraud and money laundering conspiracies after his arrest in Zurich in May 2015 […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Celebrate Cayman District Display concludes in West Bay Celebrate Cayman’s Travelling District Display has made its way to West Bay. The display opens for public viewing at the Church of God Chapel, West Bay (on Town Hall Road) on Wednesday 20 February and continues until Saturday 23 February. Opening times are 6 p.m. – 8 […]

Cricket: Conclusions from England’s series loss in Caribbean

By Rob Johnston From cricbuzz Despite a morale boosting win in the third Test, it has been a humbling tour to the West Indies for England. Victory over India last summer and a whitewash of Sri Lanka earlier this winter had them feeling good about their Test cricket but an unexpected 2-1 defeat in the Caribbean […]

Cayman Islands ruggers humiliate Guyana 58-14

From Newsroom GY Guyana’s senior men’s Rugby 15s team departed full of confidence that they will topple Cayman Islands in the qualifier to the Americas Rugby Challenge Series, but they got a rude awakening as they were dismissed 14-58. According to the Rugby Americas North (RAN) Facebook page: “Both teams played a dynamic, open-field running game that thrilled […]

Concacaf announces Scotiabank Concacaf League expansion

The Central American domestic league winners and a Canadian representative will now participate in the competition Miami (Monday, February 11, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced that the Scotiabank Concacaf League – the official club championship for Central American and Caribbean clubs – will expand from […]

Jamaica: Hughes among athletes expected on show at Camperdown Classics

By Sherdon Cowan From Jamaica Observer British sprint star Zharnel Hughes is eager to do a real assessment of his current form when he opens his season at the 15th staging of the Camperdown Classic inside National Stadium today. Hughes is expected to join a number of athletes from top clubs such as Racers, Akon […]

WI captain dedicates Test victory to Alzarri Joseph

By Nelson A. king from Caribbean Life West Indies cricket captain Jason Holder on Saturday dedicated the Caribbean sides’ humiliation of England in the second Test at the Sir Vivian Richards stadium in Antigua to fast bowler Alzarri Joseph and his family. Joseph, 22, an Antiguan native, lost his mother, Sharon, the night before the […]

Concacaf appoints Heidi Pellerano as Chief Commercial Officer

Following a global public search that delivered over 500 candidates, the Confederation named former Executive Vice President with more than 20 years of experience leading sports and entertainment strategies Miami (Tuesday, February 5, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) announced today that Heidi Pellerano has been appointed as […]

Concacaf and OEG Sports announce multiyear licensing partnership

Deal Marks First Global Master Licensee Partner for Consumer Products of the Confederation Miami (Monday, February 4, 2019) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) today announced a multiyear agreement with OEG Sports as its global master licensee and licensing agent for consumer products.  The rights deal makes OEG Sports, […]

Rotary Olympics – Fundraiser for the Cayman Islands Special Olympics Team

The Rotary Club of Grand Cayman depends very much on the kindness and generosity of people like you. They are trying to raise as much money as the can for the CI Special Olympics Team. They deserve it!  The Special Olympics Team of 19 athletes and 18 unified partners, coaches and staff are headed to Abu […]