November 18, 2019

Derrick to push for Caribbean pro league if elected

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By Neto Baptiste From Antigua Observer CONCACAF presidency hopeful Gordon Derrick has promised that one elected, he will set in motion, plans to host the region’s first professional football league. Derrick, who is currently head of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU), has announced his candidacy for the May elections. The Antigua & Barbuda Football Association (ABFA) […]

India wants to ‘stunt’ Pakistan Super League’s growth by supporting Caribbean Premier League: Report

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By S V Krishnamachari From International Business Times The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 contributed Rs 1,150 crore ($182 million) to India’s gross domestic product, according to the country’s cricket administrator, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The annual event is the BCCI’s biggest cash cow; it generated Rs 999.63 crore in […]

Meet the biggest earners in Caribbean Premier League

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From rediff cricket David Miller and Lendl Simmons were the big earners in the CPL 2016 draft, going first and second overall to fetch top tier $160,000 contracts David MillerThe 2016 Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Player Draft was held in Barbados on Thursday, with the six franchises flexed their financial muscles to rope in their […]

Cayman Islands Football: CIFA powerless in CPL transfer dispute

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From Sportsmax Acting Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) president Bruce Blake insists that there is little that can be done about the current transfer issues clubs on the island are facing. Over the last few weeks, the management of a few teams, including Cayman Athletic SC, have voiced displeasure regarding how transfers are conducted in […]

iNews Briefs

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Cayman Islands man pleads guilty in boating incident Richard Morrison Stein pleaded guilty to causing damage to another vessel, Miss Michelle, in the Cayman Islands Summary Court last Tuesday (16). Stein admitted he was navigating the vessel, The Flying Scotsman, in territorial waters on July 17th. Most of the discussions on the matter were around […]

Cricket: Barbados Tridents win rain-marred CPL final

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From ESPNcricinfo Barbados Tridents 152 for 6 (Smith 59, Mailk 55, Santokie 3-19) beat Guyana Amazon Warriors 107 for 4 (Hafeez 28, Holder 2-18) by eight runs (D/L method) In a final plagued with rain interruptions, Barbados Tridents won the Caribbean Premier League 2014 by a slender margin of eight runs on Duckworth-Lewis, leaving Guyana […]

Caribbean Premier League: The story so far

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From Betting BetFair Kevin Pietersen’s arrival has come too late to save St Lucia Zouks in this season’s CPL Kevin Pietersen’s arrival has come too late to save St Lucia Zouks in this season’s CPL Not even Kevin Pietersen could save St Lucia and with the CPL group stages coming to a close, Matt Harris […]

2014 Limacol Caribbean Premier League – Match Report 10 / 3 arrests / Cozier on hot potato

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By: CPL, Press Release Barbados Tridents (186-2) beat St. Lucia Zouks (157-4) by 29 runs Wednesday 23rd July 2014, Bridgetown, Barbados   — The Barbados Tridents made the most of home advantage against the St. Lucia Zouks as they scored the highest total of this year’s Limacol Caribbean Premier League to set up a comprehensive victory. […]

Chris Gayle ‘sexist’ comment draws ire of Antigua women’s group

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From Caribbean360 ST JOHN’S, Antigua, Friday July 18, 2014, CMC – A women’s rights group in Antigua has condemned as “sexist”, remarks made by Jamaica Tallawahs captain Chris Gayle to a female journalist, at a media conference here Wednesday. And the group, Women Against Rape (WAR) headed by gender equity advocate Alexandrina Wong, has also […]

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21-Year-old hit and killed by NYC subway while using her iPad By Alyson Shontell From Business Insider On Saturday afternoon, 21-year-old Aracelis Ayuso was hit and killed by the 4 subway train in New York City’s Union Square station. Officials say she lost her balance and fell onto the tracks while using her iPad, New […]