Sports

Phillip Willoughby Cup 5-A-Side in full swing at Yabra Field

BELIZE CITY–By request of the players, the 5-A-Side Phillip Willoughby Cup tournament games are being played 30-30 (30 minute halves) instead of 25-25 as previously planned. Starting at 11:00 a.m., all 10 registered teams saw action [...]

Weekend Warrior race results at TIDE Fish Fest in P.G.

BELIZE CITY–Here are the results from the 2 Weekend Warrior (WW) Cycling Club races held down in Punta Gorda over the weekend in conjunction with the TIDE Annual Fish Fest: SATURDAY RESULTS In the A/B class, [...]

Talking football – Part 4

BELIZE CITY–We continue to highlight excerpts from a “1962 Souvenir Programme” provided to us by Mr. Phillip S. Hall, who was then Secretary of the Belize Football Association. (continued from Amandala of Sun. Oct. 12, 2014) [...]

Talking football – Part 3

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Oct. 8, 2014 Much of our commentary in this issue is taken from a booklet given to yours truly sometime around 1988 or ’89 by Mr. Phillip S. Hall, who at the time [...]

Philip Willoughby Cup Five-A-Side commences at Yabra

BELIZE CITY–The Yabra Football Field was the scene of football action on Sunday, October 5, as the first 4 games were played in the Philip Willoughby Cup Five-A-Side Football Tournament. There are reportedly 10 teams (8 [...]

Belize City Primary Schools Volleyball Tournament results

BELIZE CITY–The Belize City Primary Schools Volleyball Tournament 2014-2015 is in full swing, and we have received the results for games played at Bird’s Isle on Friday, October 3, and today, Monday, October 6. Only 1 [...]

Looking ahead to November 4

BELIZE CITY–Belize’s National U-17 squad began training this past weekend, after postponement the previous weekend due to rains. We print the below reports to make our fans aware of the level of competition our boys can [...]

Talking football – Part 2

BELIZE CITY–The PLB Interim Committee is reportedly having a meeting on Wednesday of this week. While we wait for word on the new season, we continue with our football musing. BELIZEAN FOOTBALL COMPARISONS Thursday, March 8, [...]

Cricket Corner: A gentle giant – David Banner

BELIZE CITY–On Sunday last, me, my wife and family went to the beautiful village of Lemonal to attend a well put together double birthday fun time for two beautiful girls, Dawn and Breena Banner, both sisters. [...]

Talking football

BELIZE CITY–As there is a slight lull on the local football scene, with no definite date yet announced for the start of the next Premier League competition, perhaps it is a good time to reminisce. I [...]