August 14, 2018

Did the US Supreme Court reinterpret The Wire Act to allow cross-border Internet sports betting?

By Daniel Wallach From Forbes The Supreme Court’s landmark decision in Murphy v. NCAA dramatically altered the landscape for sports betting in the United States by declaring that the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) is unconstitutional. As a result of this decision, States are now free to legalize sports betting without any federal […]

Soccer: Study- ‘Heading the Ball’ riskier for female players

From Newsmax Brain damage from heading a football may be five times more extensive in women than men, said a US study Tuesday based on nearly 100 amateur players. The report in the journal Radiology suggested that sex-specific guidelines may be needed to guard against head injuries in football, or soccer as it is widely […]

Match schedule set for 2018 Scotiabank Concacaf Under-13 Champions League

The forty matches of the competition will be broadcast live via Miami (Wednesday, August 1, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) announced today the match schedule for the fourth edition of the Scotiabank Concacaf Under-13 Champions League. The youth competition will take place August 15-22, at the […]

Cayman Islands competes in beach volleyball and men’s sprints at CAC Games

In the sweltering heat of the midday summer sun, Cayman’s men’s beach volleyball team took to the courts of Puerto de Oro, in Barranquilla Columbia for their first match on Saturday, July 28th. Cayman’s Nathan Dack and Casey Santamaria were able to quickly find their rhythm and establish an early lead in the first set, […]

Cayman Islands’ team ready for the second half of the CAC Games

Wednesday 25 July, signaled the halfway point of the Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, Columbia. So far, the Cayman Islands contingent has three sets of bronze medals in the bag, which came by way of the Women’s team, Women’s Doubles, and Mixed Doubles, all in Squash. With a little more than a weeks’ […]

Cayman Islands:CIFA Girls’ Under 15 National Team to compete in CONCACAF Girls’ Under 15 Championships

With a renewed focus on developing and improving our youth national football programs, the Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) will be sending the Cayman Islands Girls’ Under 15 National Football Team to compete in the 2018 CONCACAF Girls’ Under 15 Championships scheduled for August 6 to August 13 at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. […]

Message by Cayman Islands Sports Minister on CAC Games

Central American & Caribbean (CAC) Games Message by Sports Minister the Hon. Juliana O’Connor-Connolly I am delighted to welcome home the Cayman Islands National Squash team, winners of three bronze medals from the Central American & Caribbean (CAC) Games in Cali, Colombia. Our islands have a long and successful record of achievement in squash regionally. […]

Cayman Islands Squash Team take three medals at CAC Games

The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports and Lands and is pleased to announce that the Cayman Islands Squash Team returned from the Central American & Caribbean (CAC) Games in Cali, Colombia on Friday, 27 July, with three bronze medals. The victories in the singles, doubles and team event, confirm the squad’s credentials as a regional […]

Russia World Cup: Pussy Riot protesters detained on leaving jail

From BBC Members of the Russian activist group Pussy Riot, jailed after running on to the pitch during the World Cup final, say they have been detained again as they walked free from prison. Pyotr Verzilov, Nika Nikulshina, Olga Kurachyova and Olga Pakhtusova were jailed for 15 days earlier this month. Authorities said they violated […]

Cayman Islands medals again at CAC Games

Cayman sees its third set of bronze medals at the Central American and Caribbean Games in Barranquilla, Columbia. On Wednesday, July 25, 2018; Eilidh Bridgeman, Marlene West, and Jade Pitcairn advanced to the semi-final round in the Women’s Team division after having beaten Trinidad and Tobago, and Guatemala. Once in the semi-final rounds, they faced […]