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Most juniors in PwC event

The Cayman Islands Tennis Club hosted the PwC Junior Circuit Tennis Tournament this past weekend. This was the second tournament for the 2017 season. The tournament welcomed some new juniors in the under 10 division as well as seeing a total of 34 juniors entered in the tournament for all …

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Samuels and Narine rank highest for West Indies

Veteran batsman Marlon Samuels and off-spinner Sunil Narine are the highest ranked West Indies players in the latest International Cricket Council One-Day International rankings released at the weekend. The 36-year-old Samuels lies 28th in the batting rankings while Narine sits third in the bowling rankings. Samuels last featured for West …

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Dyer loves Valentine’s Mile

The annual Valentine’s Mile had another excellent turnout and this year raised funds for Cayman HospiceCare. It started and finished at Bayshore Mall, George Town on Sunday, Feb. 12. Derek Larner of Race Caribbean said: “A huge thanks to the long-time sponsors Kirk Freeport and affiliated companies, to Scott Harrington …

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National championships start

The Cayman Islands Amateur Swimming Association in partnership with DART is hosting the Cayman Islands National Swimming Championships which started on Thursday, Feb. 16. This four-day meet is taking place at the Camana Bay Aquatics Centre and will be in the preliminaries and finals format that is commonly used in international …

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Koroleva makes an impact

The 2017 Cayman Open completed a successful week of competition at the Cayman Islands Tennis Club this past week. Most of the participants of the men’s and women’s divisions were from or reside on the Island. However, as always, the Cayman Open attracts participants from overseas. Several tennis pros from …

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Get a grip with aerial acrobatics

By Lisa Boushy Do you dream of running away with the circus? How about performing death-defying acrobatic feats with Cirque du Soleil? Or perhaps you just want to feel carefree and happy like when you were a kid swinging from the monkey bars? Now you can turn your dreams into …

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Juniors have a ball in fun tournament

It was a win-win situation at the Tennis Club as youngsters enjoyed a fun doubles tournament followed by supper and a movie. Over $1,000 was raised in the process for the Tennis Federation’s junior overseas travel fund on Feb. 4. In what proved a great family event, players aged 9 …

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Sole Sisters call the tune again

By Ron Shillingford It was no surprise that the Sole Sisters took the fastest all-female team title at last week’s Cross Island Relay. They were seventh overall covering the 26 mile course from East End to George Town in 2 hours 46 minutes and 3 seconds. Sole Sisters boasted some …

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Chanderpaul returns to Lancashire

Shiv Chanderpaul, the former world No.1 Test batsman, will return to Lancashire in the English league for this year’s county season. The 42-year-old Guyanese last played for Lancashire in 2010 but with the departure of several experienced batsmen in recent seasons, the club have turned to Chanderpaul to strengthen their …

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McEnroe back for Legends

By Ron Shillingford Sports fans get to admire some of their favourite veterans again when Legends Tennis returns this weekend. John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Chris Evert and Daniela Hantuchová will be in action at Festival Green in Camana Bay this Friday, Feb. 17. A packed house of 1,500 will enjoy …

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