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MP Mark Humes focusing on paying tribute to Fort Charlotte sports icons

From top left Andre Rodgers and Leroy. From bottom left Tommy Robinson and Mark Humes, MP Fort Charlotte.

It’s in the embryonic stage, but being developed by Fort Charlotte Member of Parliament Mark Humes, is a program for a grand inaugural celebration to once again showcase the pioneer sporting stalwarts who made the area, in particular Clifford Park, one of the nation’s hallmark locations. The wider Fort Charlotte sports environment, with Clifford Park…
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Loss to USVI is wake-up call for basketball body, coaches

BAHAMAS-USVI — The photos by Torrel Glinton capture some of the action during the Bahamas-USVI game, won 93-85 by the visiting team.

Team Bahamas is on shaky ground in the International Basketball Association (FIBA) World Cup qualifying round. On Tuesday night, at home in the friendly confines of the Kendal Isaacs Gymnasium, the Bahamas Basketball Federation’s select squad lost to the U.S. Virgin Islands 93-85. I won’t refer to the outcome as a demoralizing defeat, but it’s…
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Rev. Williams speaking out for first time on controversy that engulfed his prize 400 meters pupil Steven Gardiner

Coach Rev. Anthony Williams (left) and Steven Gardiner.

Rev. Anthony Williams, the esteemed coach who discovered and nurtured Steven Gardiner is speaking out for the first time on the controversy that rocked the young 400 meters sensation at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships this past August in London. Gardiner was a month away from his 22nd birthday when he…
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