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Marion Jones Sports Complex to be opened soon, says Sports Minister

BELIZE CITY–Earlier this year, this newspaper chronicled the setbacks that have befallen successive governments as they have attempted to complete a comprehensive facelift of the Marion Jones Sports Complex, one of the country’s most prominent sporting [...]

Five-A-Side Football Tournament in Orange Walk

ORANGE WALK TOWN–The Orange Walk Five-A-Side Football Tournament got started on Tuesday, November 18, at the People’s Stadium in Orange Walk Town. Five games were scheduled to open the tournament. The results are as follows: In [...]

FFB seeks help in locating its Garifuna drums

BELMOPAN–The Football Federation of Belize (FFB) needs your help in locating these drums. A set of Garifuna drums, a Primero and a Segundo, bearing the name and picture of the Jaguar, designed, built, engraved and donated [...]

Nobody safe, 6 teams in hunt for 4 playoff spots in PLB Opening Season

BELIZE CITY–If the Premier League of Belize (PLB) was looking for a formula to obtain parity in the league, it could hardly have done much better, where the competitiveness of this race to the playoff is [...]

National Primary Schools Volleyball Champions 2014

BELIZE CITY–The National Primary Schools Volleyball Championships took place last Friday, November 14, with games being played at two Belize City venues; the males played at Bird’s Isle on the south side, while the female games [...]

Central Zone high school basketball games update

BELIZE CITY–Here is an update on results of high school basketball games for females (F) and males (M) since last week Monday in the Central Secondary Schools Sports Association (CSSSA) Basketball Tournament 2014-2015, being played at [...]

Harry Cadle doing fine in L.A.

BELIZE CITY–I was in L.A. for a couple weeks around the end of October for a special birthday/family reunion with my in-laws (my mother-in-law, Rosella “Rose” Smith, celebrated her 80th birthday), and I also had the [...]

Texmar Assassins and Police United only undefeated teams at Week 5 of PLB Opening Season

BELIZE CITY–It’s getting near to “crunch time” in the Premier League of Belize Opening Season 2014-2015 race to the playoffs, and at the end of Week 5, two teams are still undefeated – Placencia’s Texmar Assassins [...]

FFB Women President’s Cup Championship down to final game this Saturday

BELIZE CITY–Game 1 in the best-of-2 games championship series in the FFB Women President’s Cup Tournament 2014 ended in a 1-1 draw on Saturday, November 15, at the Isidoro Beaton Stadium, home field of defending champion [...]

Dangriga sports stats – T.V. Ramos Classic a big success; 18th night friendly – Wagiya vs Verdes

DANGRIGA–T.V. Ramos Cycling Classic The T.V. Ramos Cycling Classic yesterday in Dangriga was a big success. In an exciting sprint to the finish in the Open race, which went from the Wadani Shed to Placencia and [...]