Sports Scope

Strachan’s World Relays performance stamps her as authentic “elite” athlete

Mixed Relay – Anthonique Strachan recieving baton from Shaunae Miller-Uibo

She stands as one of the greatest CARIFTA athletes, ever. Anthonique Strachan reigned supreme in regional and international junior sprinting in 2011 and 2012, She was the sprint queen of CARIFTA, winning in both years, the 100 and 200 meters gold medals. She won the World Junior Championships titles in the 100 and 200 meters…
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Tank Williams seeks to boost boxing with farewell contests

Sherman “Tank” Williams

At 44, Sherman “Tank” Williams is quite aware that his competitive days in the ring are numbered. He has been one of the great sports ambassadors of his era for The Bahamas. Williams has fought as a professional for 20 years. He is a noted fistic figure on three continents. He won several regional titles…
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IAAF World Relays forum affords student/athletes prime exposure

D’Ajonae Jayawardana

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Relays, as a part of the Bahamian landscape, is ultra significant. It’s a sports tourism product of the highest order. It is with good reason that Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture Dr. Daniel Johnson has been so passionate about negotiating on behalf of the Government of…
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Michael Mathieu better suited to lead men’s 400 meters corps

MICHAEL MATHIEU

Suddenly, in historical fashion, Grand Bahama’s Michael Mathieu has emerged as the appropriate leadership model for the nation’s men quarter milers. Although, I know of no official statement by Chris Brown that he is retired or retiring soon, there is a general understanding that the end is near for the greatest 400 meters sprinter (longevity-wise)…
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