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SUCKER GARDEN, St. Maarten - NBA basketball talent is coming to town this weekend, and all young basketball players are strongly encouraged to attend the free event dressed to play and ready for a fantastic, fun experience.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten- in an effort to further promote female soccer on the island the Oualichi Women's Soccer Association is hosting its first ever-female high school soccer competition.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The FC Soualiga Women's Soccer Team is proud to announce that, as of Wednesday the 27th of August 2014, the team is officially notarized as the Soualiga Soccer Association.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The friendly island of St. Maarten is set to host the 42nd Central American and Caribbean Games Bodybuilding Championships taking place Oct. 1 - 4, 2014 at Sonesta Maho Beach Resort.

TORONTO, Canada - Four of the biggest names from the West Indies international cricket team have signed a historical deal that will make them co-owners and stakeholders in the exciting new Canadian Premier League T20.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Island Hoops, a Sint Maarten youth basketball academy, presents the 2nd Annual Iman Shumpert Basketball Skills Camp at Melford Hazel Sports Complex on Soualiga Road, September 6 and 7 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Sunday, August 17th, 2014 at approximately 2:00 pm Frankie Meyers, the #3 candidate on the United People Party's slate, Frankie Meyers, was massively joined by supporters, The Caribbean Eagles Club and the SXM Fearless Riders Club on an around the Island ride.

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – September 19th is celebrated as the day of Independence for the Caribbean island of Nevis.

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) - A women's rights group here has condemned as "sexist" remarks made by Jamaica Tallawahs captain Chris Gayle to a female journalist, at a media conference here on Wednesday.

Dafne Schippers takes gold in 100 metres

Written by Thursday, 14 August 2014 21:30

HOLLAND - Dutch athlete Dafne Schippers won gold in the 100 metres on Wednesday evening at the European Championships in Zurich.