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Fifty years of advancement for national soccer fraternity

A gala dinner, marking 50 years of advancement by the Bahamas Football Association (BFA) is scheduled to take place at the British Colonial Hilton Nassau Hotel beginning tonight at 7

World Boxing League earmarks Bahamas for launch of forum

Boxing entrepreneur Phil Penston and a few of his associates have embarked upon an innovative plan, geared to expand the sport and at the same time, create added excitement to

World relays debacle results in much-needed sports focus

The one positive result from the debacle of the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations’ (BAAA) representation at the fourth International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Relays in Yokohama, Japan,

Poorly managed world relays process makes push for sports funding difficult

The incredibly inept manner in which the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) handled the process of two representative teams at the 2019 IAAF World Relays in Yokohama, Japan, over

Bahamian influence heavy in Warriors/Rockets series

Prominent in my mind throughout the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Western Conference semifinals between the defending champions Golden State Warriors and the talented Houston Rockets was the Bahamian influence. The Warriors

Labor Day Basketball Classic set in GB attracts large field

About 20 teams from outside of Grand Bahama are expected to converge on that island for the annual HOYTES (Helping Our Youth Through Education and Sports) Labor Day Classic, June

The Bahamas out of Pan Am Games loop in basketball

Contrary to The Bahamas’ Senior Men’s National Basketball Head Coach Norris Bain’s claim earlier in the year, that The Bahamas had qualified for the 2019 Pan American Games, there will

Losing IAAF World Relays altered The Bahamas’ global athletics status

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Relays – scheduled for this weekend, May 11-12, in Yokohama, Japan – is a stinging reminder of this government’s huge blunder in allowing one of

BAAA challenged to build enthusiasm for national championships

The president of The Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) Drumeco Archer was in Grand Bahama last weekend, drumming up support for the 2019 BAAA National Championships, scheduled for July