Team Bahamas need to focus on throws, jumps and distance events

Jamaica has won the past 34 editions of the Caribbean Free Trade Agreement (CARIFTA) Track and Field championships, mainly because of the team’s ability to dominate the sprint races. However, in an effort to combat the monotony of one team always winning, Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) Vice President Tonique Williams said, other countries […]

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Comeback victory for Cherry

Bahamian professional boxer Edner Cherry scored a unanimous decision win over Dennis Galarzaon Friday night. Cherry, who started off sluggish, dominated the second half of the FS1 televised fight from The Armory in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Cherry (37-7-2, 19 KOs) won by scores of 97-93, 96-94 and 96-94 over Galarza (16-3, 9 KOs). While Galarza pounded Cherry […]

Giants win NPBA title

The Commonwealth Giants won back to back games over the weekend, to capture the New Providence Basketball Association (NPBA) Division I title. On Friday, the Giants beat the Rockets basketball club 101-88 at the A. F. Adderley Gymnasium, and followed that up with a 96-85 win to clinch the league title. Gamaliel Rose had 24 […]

High School Soccer Nationals matchups set

After a busy weekend in local soccer, the first-round matchups for the 2018 Samuel P. Haven/ Island Luck (IL) Cares National High School Soccer Championships, are locked in. Prior to Friday, only four boys and girls’ teams, had qualified to compete in the upcoming nationals, seeing that only the Bahamas Association of Independent Secondary Schools (BAISS) […]

Miller, Gibson medal at Commonwealth Games

Team Bahamas captured two more medals on Thursday at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia, bringing the country’s total medal count to three. Shaunae Miller-Uibo won gold in the women’s 200-metre (m) dash in a new games record of 22.09 seconds, smashing Debbie Ferguson’s old record of 22.20 seconds. Shericka Jackson, from Jamaica, was second […]