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Belize shut out in first two matches at UNCAF U-20 qualifiers, rough days ahead for Belize football

Belize shut out in first two matches at UNCAF U-20 qualifiers, rough days ahead for Belize football

The Belize National U-20 squad is yet to score a goal, having lost its first two games at the Central American U-20 qualifiers in El Salvador on Thursday of last week and this afternoon, respectively. On [...]

FFB President’s Cup weekend results

FFB President’s Cup weekend results

The FFB President’s Cup tournament continued with 3 games played yesterday. Down south at the Carl Ramos Stadium in Dangriga, visiting Sagitun FC clipped the home team Pomona United, 2-1, with goals from Darren Thompson (2’) [...]

City Boys are champions of Smart 13 & Under Football Tournament 2014

City Boys are champions of Smart 13 & Under Football Tournament 2014

The 3rd Annual Smart 13 & Under Football Tournament climaxed on Saturday, July 19, at the Yabra Football field where the 3rd place game was followed by the championship match, and then the awards ceremony. In [...]

Rural softball results from Burrell Boom; Lords Bank this Sunday

Rural softball results from Burrell Boom; Lords Bank this Sunday

The Belize Rural Senior Female/Male Softball Tournament 2014 continued yesterday, Sunday, with 3 games, 1 male (M) and 2 female (F), being played in Burrell Boom. Female and male teams from the villages of Lords Bank, [...]

Hall of Fame notes

Hall of Fame notes

My father, C.B. Hyde, told me yesterday that there was an induction ceremony for a first Belize Sports Hall of Fame sometime around 1992; and subsequently, about four or five years later, another attempt was made [...]

Football flashback

Football flashback

“Football flashback” corrections – Brodies, not BEC; “Paps” Hamilton, not Frankie Clarke; MCC, not BEC field Wow! Guilty on all 3 counts. Our apologies; but our main interest was in trying to stir up the memories [...]

Lilly White says thanks

Lilly White says thanks

Lilly White says thanks, and birthday celebration game “First, I want to thank all the people that supported my event on 9/7/2014 at Holy Redeemer playground – Comex Paint Store; Anna’s Lunch Box; Habet Brothers; Price [...]

Belikin 8-Ball

Belikin 8-Ball Tournament in Toledo The Toledo Belikin 8-Ball Tournament continued over the weekend. Game one saw Beyonce hosting Assassins on Friday, July 11. Assassins won that game, 5-zip, in a much contested game. Winners were [...]

Cricket Corner

NOT UNTIL THE NEXT TIME On Saturday, I traveled to Crooked Tree in order to assist in officiating the remainder of the semifinal game between Brilliant and Excellence, who is last year’s champion of the Harrison [...]

Belize’s Evan Mariano

Belize’s Evan Mariano

Belize’s Evan Mariano unhappy with Houston Hurricanes Things seemed bright for Belize national team player Evan Mariano a few weeks ago when we received word that he had travelled to Texas to take up a contract [...]