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PHILIPSBURG - Cricket returned to the Carib Lumber Ball Park over the weekend in the "2011 RBTT Cup" 50 overs tournament.
The Nagico United Cricket Club was victorious in Sunday's match-up.
EUROPE - Arsenal have reached an "agreement in principle'' with Barcelona for the sale of captain Cesc Fabregas, both clubs have confirmed.
Despite Arsenal insisting throughout the summer that they would not sell Fabregas for less than £40 million, it is thought that a £35 million fee has finally been agreed.
PHILIPSBURG - The SIMVA (the Sint Maarten Volleyball Association) the Veterans Volleyball Organizing Committee want's to draw the attention of all interested to the upcoming Veteran's volleyball tournament from 25th through 27th of August 2011.
This year the tournament will be played in honor of Mr. Glenn Peterson, a great volleyball player from the olden days.
London in particular has been hit hard by the violence which has already seen Carling Cup fixtures postponed and two international friendlies - England v Netherlands at Wembley and Ghana v Nigeria at Watford's Vicarage Road - called off.
PHILIPSBURG - The Nagico Insurances sponsored SMFA futsal tournament continued on Sunday 7th August with a lot of excitement.
St.Maarten Sports Federation Presented Resolution to form Committee to Establish Sports ConfederationWritten by Steven Cyrillien Sunday, 07 August 2011 23:50
PHILIPSBURG - The St.Maarten Sports Federation (SMSF) held a general assembly extraordinary meeting last week.
PHILIPSBURG - In the Male Division Casino Magic played High Grade Family. Casino batted first and scored 54-All Out.
Top scorers was Richard Adonis 10, Sherwyn Parris 9 and Best Bowler for High Grade was Presley Arnaud 2-13. In reply High Grade scored 57-3 in 6.4 overs.