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ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Phil Simmons’ rocky tenure as head coach of  the West Indies cricket team came to a premature end Tuesday afternoon after West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) announced that they it had terminated his contract.

CAYHILL, St. Maarten - Members of the Sint Maarten Soccer Association (SMSA) recently received a pleasant surprise when they were presented with new uniforms and balls.

ROSEAU, Dominica -- The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) is forecasting a surplus for the financial year ending September 30, 2016. Additionally, it is projecting to spend an estimated US$40 million on its development programmes for the year October 1, 2016 to September 30, 2017.

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CNS) -- FIFA has banned its former vice president, Cayman Islander Jeffrey Webb, from football for life and will be issuing a fine in excess of US$1 million to the former president of both CIFA and CONCACAF.

HOLLAND - No fewer than 10 Manchester City signings are on loan to Dutch teams this season, broadcaster NOS said on Thursday.

HOLLAND - An Ajax football fan who hung a blow-up doll made to look like Feyenoord keeper Kenneth Vermeer from the balcony at a match between the two clubs has been given 60 hours community service by judges in Amsterdam.

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Former Prime Minister Bruce Golding has described as shocking, reports out of Brazil and the United Kingdom which paints sprint king Usain Bolt as a womaniser.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Below you will find the revised American Federation Netball Association Qualifier (AFNAQ) U21 Youth World Qualifier game schedule.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The United People’s (UP) Party would like to extend a word of congratulations to all Caribbean athletes who represented their respective islands and nations in the Region at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro that just concluded in Brazil over the weekend, the first Olympic Games in South America.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The LAB sports academy, will be hosting the 15th annual First Caribbean Bank Youth Tennis Tournament.

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