Sports

Semipro football is back; PLB Opening Season 21016-2017 under way

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 22, 2016–Belize City fans will have to wait a few more weeks before semipro football returns to the MCC, but the new Premier League of Belize (PLB) Opening Season kicked off in [...]

BDBA Firms Basketball Semi-finals and Finals this weekend

BELIZE CITY, Sun. Aug. 21, 2016–Quarterfinal games were played in the Belize District Basketball Association (BDBA) Firms 2016 Basketball Tournament last Friday and Saturday at the BES gym, setting the stage for the semi-finals and the [...]

8-Ball National Tournament – 2016 in Sugar City!!!

BELMOPAN, Mon. Aug. 15, 2016–The 19th National Belikin 8-Ball Tournament commenced in June at the district level, and will finish with a bang, or like a slice of cake, on August 20 & 21 in Sugar [...]

Cricket Corner: Easy Does It wins over Excellence

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Aug. 17, 2016–Hello, readers, players and fans of this well-loved sport, cricket. Under the auspices of the Belize National Cricket Association, the Harrison Parks 2016 Competition continued over the weekend. Thanks to this year’s [...]

Dangriga sports stats

DANGRIGA, Thurs. Aug. 18, 2016–PLB football: This Sunday, Carl Ramos Stadium will explode like never before with the big PLB match-up opening tournament 2016 – home team Wagiya vs Verdes. Kick-off time is set for 3:30 [...]

FFB to the rescue; BDFA 1st Division final this Sunday at MCC

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Aug. 18, 2016–After a long delay, reportedly due to difficulties in securing the promised prize money for the winners, the Belize District Football Association (BDFA) will finally hold its First Division Championship final [...]

Wayde van Niekerk’s race reminded me of Migale

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 15, 2016–While many experts have opined that the outside lane is the hardest position from which to race and possibly break a record, because you can’t see where your opponents are until [...]

Police United makes Champions League debut

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug 15, 2016–A release yesterday from the Police United Football Club said the team left Belize on Saturday for Puerto Cortez, Honduras, from where they would be travelling on to the capital, Tegucigalpa, [...]

BDBA Firms Tournament regular season ends

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 15, 2016–The BDBA Firms Tournament 2016 regular season finished with two games on Saturday night at the BES Gym. In the opener, Belize Bank Bulldogs clipped Central Health, 100-87; and in the [...]

Freedom Fighters 1:1 FC Belize in pre-season friendly

PUNTA GORDA, Sun. Aug. 4, 2016–In a pre-season semi-pro friendly match at the Michael Ashcroft Stadium in Independence today, Freedom Fighters FC and FC Belize played to a 1-1 draw. Mexican import Hector Martinez put FC [...]