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St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on January 12, 2012

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Dynamics Track Club training at cricket field

St. Maarten - Dynamics Track Club has decided to use the cricket field in Cul de Sac because they can no longer access the Raoul Illidge Sports Complex so they can stay in mental and physical shape. The athletes are in a race for space at the new ven

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on January 11, 2012

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Antonio Feliz gets baseball scholarship

St. Maarten - Antonio Feliz, a pony league baseball player, has received a baseball scholarship to attend a college in the United States of America. Feliz, who is a short stop, is one of the St. Martin players that was recently selected for the Frenc

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on January 8, 2012

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Laura Dekker returns to end 27,000 mile journey

St. Maarten - Sixteen year old Dutch sailor Laura Dekker will end her around the world sailing trip here sometime between January 20 and 26. More accurate predictions are expected once Dekker passes the doldrums (an area with no or light wind conditi

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 30, 2011

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Le Pingoiun debuts in 2012 Regatta

Le Pingoiun debuts in 2012 Regatta

Antilope returns to St. Maarten St. Maarten - Organizers of the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta announced on Tuesday that Brad Van Liew has entered his Open 60, Le Pingouin, into the 2012 event which takes place March 1 to 4. The organizers will al

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 28, 2011

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Youth display sportsmanship at Rights of the child Sports Day

Youth display sportsmanship at Rights of the child Sports Day

Minister of Education, Youth Sports & Culture Dr. Rhoda Arrindell was part of the procession after the official part of the activities which took place last Saturday. Milton Pieters Photo.GREAT BAY- Teams from Anguilla, St. Martin and host St

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 28, 2011

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Paradise INN now top contender in Futsal

St. Maarten - After dropping two points from a draw, the Strikers and the RISC Takers who lost their first game to the Paradise INN yesterday are now locked in a battle of their own with only three weeks to go before the grand finale in the tournamen

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 22, 2011

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St Kitts lifts Luther Kelly cup

GREAT BAY- After scoring a total of 109 runs and capturing three wickets and two catches, Junior Mitchum, the Captain of the St Kitts team emerged as the MVP when his team defeated Nevis by 31 runs yesterday. Four teams participated in the second an

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 16, 2011

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2011-2012 sailing keelboat season starts Sunday

St. Maarten - The first race of the 2011-2012 sailing season keelboat races series will be sailed on Sunday in the coastal waters November 20 between Maho and Great Bay, with the starts in Simpson Bay. Last season’s winner in the racing class “Co

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 15, 2011

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Dutch baseball team first sporters to receive royal decorations

THE HAGUE – The Dutch baseball team that won the recent world championships has become the first sports team in Dutch history to receive royal decorations. The team captain Sidney de Jong, coach Brian Farley and technical director Robert Eenhoorn a

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 15, 2011

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Martinique wins Franco/Dutch Classic

GREAT BAY- St. Maarten Warriors’ inability to shoot from outside the zone haunted them especially in the dying stages of a decisive match against Martinique on Sunday. The visitors won the match 59 – 45. The Warrior’s defeat puts them in seco

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 2, 2011

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Taylor gets St. Maarten’s support for presidential bid

Taylor gets St. Maarten’s support for presidential bid

FIFA Development Officer and CFU candidate Harold Taylor is flanked by SSA President Owen Nickey and VP Elton Jones during a brief meeting which was held at Déjà vu last Saturday.  “A vote from St Maarten is as good as Jamaica or Trinidad

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 2, 2011

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Coca Cola Steelers win WIB trophy

St. Maarten - The Coco Cola Steelers hoisted the Windward Islands Bank trophy by defeating the Diamonds 11-5 over the weekend. The victory makes them the undisputed softball champions. The Steelers started the tournament on a high note last Friday

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 2, 2011

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Decker and Robinson secure podium spots in Curacao

St. Maarten - American long distance runner Greg Decker and a former 400/800 meter runner from Jamaica Omarco Robinson kept St Maarten’s flag flying high when they finished in the 2nd and 3rd spot in the 28th edition of the Fatum Loop in Curacao on

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 2, 2011

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Defending champions through to finals

St. Maarten - The defending basketball champions in the primary division, Ruby Labega are one game away from retaining the coveted title. Their fate will be decided in a game against Genevieve de Weever School on Friday. If the latter school wins the

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on November 2, 2011

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St. Maarten wins 19 medals at Aruban competition

St. Maarten wins 19 medals at Aruban competition

Grand Master Liu pose with the athletes that excelled in their respective categories during the Open Championships which was held in Aruba.St. Maarten - A delegation from the King Yen Tae Kwon Do School won 19 medals at the recent sixth Caribbean Ope

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 26, 2011

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Power outage plagues All Stars weekend

St. Maarten - The All Stars weekend organized by the St Maarten Youth Beat Foundation was supposed to be an entertaining weekend but it turned into a dark episode for the teams that registered. The tournament was formally opened last Friday at the L.

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 23, 2011

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BVI Cavaliers faces Nagico United in T/20 goodwill series

St. Maarten - Keith Semple, a former West Indies player, will be wearing two caps as player/coach for the Nagico Cavaliers from the British Virgin Islands when they go up against the Nagico United Cricket team in back to back T/20 matches starting to

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 23, 2011

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All set for Franco-Dutch Caribbean Basketball tournament

St. Maarten - The ground work has been set for the staging of the first Franco-Dutch Caribbean youth basketball tournament. The event is designed to coincide with St Maarten Day activities and is a first since St. Maarten has attained country status.

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 23, 2011

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Little League competition heats up

St. Maarten - Milton Peters College Stars MPC made light work of the mixed schools Monday in a secondary schools division of the current little league baseball tournament. Ashielle Hodge carried the day for his team from the defensive, while Bryan Go

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 9, 2011

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Vandals take things to next level at Raoul Illidge Sports Complex

St. Maarten - ‘Sabotage’ is the only word that Owen Nickey, the caretaker of the Raoul Illidge Sports Complex, can use to describe the fact that someone(s) smashed the facility’s gate and drove a heavy duty vehicle on the field twice. The actio

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 6, 2011

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Nevis make it to semis despite trouncing

CHARLESTOWN - Antigua and Barbuda continued their impressive run Wednesday in the 2011 NAGICO/Leeward Islands One Day Cricket Tournament with a 104 run win over Nevis at the Elquemedo Willet Park in Nevis. Winning the toss and batting first, Antigua

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 5, 2011

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Montserrat defeats BVI but not enough to move on

St. Maarten - Montserrat defeated the British Virgin Islands by 40 runs on Tuesday at the Warner Park in St. Kitts in the NAGICO/Leeward Islands One Day Cricket tournament. It was the final game for Montserrat which lost to Nevis on Monday and last w

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 4, 2011

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St. Maarten loses to St. Kitts at the 2011 NAGICO/Leeward Islands One Day Cricket Tournament

Nevis crushes Montserrat BASSETERRE - St. Kitts and Nevis both registered wins at home on Monday to keep their semi-final hopes in the 2011 NAGICO/Leeward Islands One Day Cricket Tournament alive. While it has not yet officially been declared whic

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 3, 2011

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St. Kitts on back foot after losing to Anguilla

In the day’s other encounter, Anguilla pulled off a big win three wicket win against St. Kitts at the Warner Park in the St. Kitts capital of Basseterre. St. Kitts, sent in to bat after losing the toss, made 251 runs for 8 in 50 overs. Codville Rog

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 3, 2011

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Defending Champs record big win, Anguilla defeat St. Kitts

Antigua and Barbuda recorded the largest win so far in the 2011 NAGICO/Leeward Islands One Day Cricket Tournament with a 223 run win over the British Virgin Islands (BVI) on Sunday. The match was played at the Conaree Cricket Grounds in St. Kitts. Wi

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on October 2, 2011

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Arrindell lauds efforts of the St Maarten Youth Beat Association

St. Maarten - The organizers of the 2011 interscholastic basketball competition came in for high praise during the official opening ceremony, which was witnessed by an impressive crowd at the LB Scott Sports Auditorium Friday afternoon. The annual e

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on September 18, 2011

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Cricketers fight for national spot this weekend

St. Maarten - A Colin Hamer 11 will take on a Romain Doodnauth 11 beginning today for a spot on the national selection that will participate in the Nagico 2011 One Day tournament. The Nagico sponsored tournament begins in eight days. The two selec

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on September 15, 2011

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Gill produces new technical gear for 2012 St. Maarten Heineken Regatta

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten – The organizers of the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta have struck a deal with Gill for the company to sponsor the technical gear for the 32nd edition of the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta. Gill, which is already known in North

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on September 9, 2011

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BVI names squad for Lica/Nagico Tournament

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten- Ahead of the highly anticipated Leeward Islands Two Day Tournament/Nagico One Day tournament, the British Virgin Islands have already announced a 28 member squad that is currently preparing for this years competition which is

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on September 3, 2011

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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes resume

St. Maarten - Instructor Melissa Bardfield announced in a press statement that SXM BJJ will start classes for children’s Brazilian Jiu Jitsu this Monday. Bardfield returned from an educational trip to Rio de Janeiro where she completed a two week

French St. Martin News, St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on September 3, 2011

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Drag racing association organizes fundraiser

GREAT BAY - The St Maarten Drag Racing Association organizes a fund raising event in French Quarter at Brooks & Sons Car Wash tomorrow. Proceeds are earmarked to cover the expenses for a local team of drivers that wants to take part in the drag racin

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on September 2, 2011

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Father and son make cricket history

St. Maarten - Keith Mckindley Carty was born on August 20, 1964, his son Keacy Uycless Carty on March 19, 1997 and when they were selected to open the batting for the Nagico team, little did they know that they were making history because, the son’

French St. Martin News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on September 2, 2011

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Veterans face off in soccer

FRENCH QUARTER- A total of six veteran soccer teams will be showing that they still have what it takes to be competitive when the Veterans competition kicks off at the Alberic Richards Stadium in French Quarter at 6.00 p.m. on Saturday afternoon. Th

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on September 1, 2011

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Ritchie’s century highlights weekend windball

CUL DE SAC- Lionel Ritchie struck 14 sixes and 5 fours when he scored almost half of the total for the GT Boyz when they defeated De Challengers by 91 runs in the second quarter final of the 2011 Wind ball competition on Sunday. The GT Boyz have n

St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on August 31, 2011

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Defending champions off to shaky start in futsal

St. Maarten - The 2010 defending Futsal champions, International suffered a humiliating defeat in their first game of the 2011 season when they lost to the 2009 champions and 2010 sub champions Strikers, formerly Sheriff Security by 8-1 over the week

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