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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams will be re-launching her popular U2 Can Move Fitness Campaign on Thursday, the 7th of February with the Soualiga K6 and K3 Challenge walk.
HOLLAND - Five Dutch nationals have been implicated in a massive pan-European investigation into match-fixing in football, Dutch media reported on Monday.
AUSTRALIA - Twenty years ago, almost to the day, Allan Border won the toss and batted before Curtly Ambrose obliterated Australia at the WACA ground in a spell of 7 for 1. Whirring the ball down with speed and fiendish late swing, Mitchell Starc paid homage by splintering the West Indies in a burst of 4 for 1 to set up a facile nine-wicket victory, achieved with all of 244 balls to spare.
Olympians and World-Class Sailors Set to Sail the 2013 Budget Marine Match Racing Cup: Kick-off to the 33rd St. Maarten Heineken RegattaWritten by St.Maarten Heineken Regatta Friday, 01 February 2013 14:08
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten - Accomplished British Virgin Islands sailor Colin Rathbun tops an impressive field of world-class challengers and ex-Olympians scheduled to compete later this month in the fifth running of the Budget Marine Match Racing Cup.
ST. MAARTEN, Great Bay - The first Official All Female Soccer Team established on St. Maarten the Oualichi Women's Soccer team, has made its first public appearance at an exhibition match at the St. Maarten Soccer Educational Foundation (SSEF) School Tournament at the Johan Cruyf field on Saturday.
Prime Minister Congratulates St. Maarten Soccer Educational Foundation on Twentieth Anniversary of Hosting School TournamentsWritten by Cabinet of the Prime Minister Monday, 28 January 2013 12:55
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams joined with football players, enthusiasts, parents, friends and teachers in opening the St. Maarten Soccer Educational Foundation School Tournament and Exhibition Match on Saturday morning at the Johan Cruyf Field in Belvedere.