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PHILIPSBURG - In Photo a meeting that the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth Affairs, Dr. Rhoda Arrindell, held Thursday afternoon with members of the Kingdom Games Steering Committee.

St. Maarten to host 2013 Kingdom Games

Written by Wednesday, 14 September 2011 15:07

PHILIPSBURG - St. Maarten has practically won the bid to host the 2013 Kingdom Games, echoed minister responsible for sports, Dr. Rhoda Arrindell.

SIMPSON BAY, ST. MAARTEN - One of the hardest aspects of running an event is the management and securing of sponsors.

Blatter stepping down?

Written by Tuesday, 13 September 2011 23:39

Sepp Blatter has won four FIFA presidential elections EUROPE - FIFA president Sepp Blatter is considering stepping down as FIFA president in two years in order to hand over to UEFA chief Michel Platini, according to ESPNsoccernet sources.

Wenger: Europe facing crisis

Written by Monday, 12 September 2011 23:49

Arsene Wenger is aiming to get Arsenal out of the Champions League group stage EUROPE - Arsene Wenger concedes that Real Madrid and Barcelona have raced ahead of all other clubs this season, revealing his fear that Arsenal are being left behind by Europe's big spenders.

Wenger: Confidence is back

Written by Sunday, 11 September 2011 18:53

Arsene Wenger EUROPE - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has warned Tuesday's Champions League opponents Borussia Dortmund that his side's confidence has returned.

Kenwright talking with buyers

Written by Thursday, 08 September 2011 18:29

Bill KenwrightEUROPE - Everton chairman Bill Kenwright has had three meetings this week with potential buyers for the club, ESPNsoccernet can reveal.

SMWCA Weekend Report: September 4, 2011

Written by Wednesday, 07 September 2011 14:04

PHILIPSBURG - In the Male Division Semi-Final it was the GT Boyz vs Fire Storm.

Great Bay, St. Martin – The exchange of ideas with a delegation from Santiago de Cuba currently on a fact-finding mission here is already yielding positive results, according to remarks made by President of the National Olympic Committee of St. Martin, Mr. Bobby Ottley, and vice-president of the Sports Federation, Mr. Edsel Hooker.

PHILIPSBURG - The St.Maarten Cricket Association annual RBTT limited overs tournament, continued over the weekend.