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Belmopan Bandits win PLB Belikin football championship
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Belmopan Bandits win PLB Belikin football championship

By WIlliam Ysaguirre Freelance Reporter The Belmopan Bandits have qualified to represent Belize in the Champions’ League of the Confederation of Central American Football Associations (CONCACAF), having won both the opening and closing season championships, upsetting the top-seeded Police United Football Club: 4-0 on aggregate score. The Football championship finals […]

Amiri Hoare & Trevon Brown win Smart BTTA Junior table tennis championships
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Amiri Hoare & Trevon Brown win Smart BTTA Junior table tennis championships

By William Ysaguirre Freelance Reporter Amiri Hoare won the Under-13 title and playing one age group above his level, also won the Under-16 Championship, while Trevon Brown emerged as the new National Under-19 Champion when the Belize Table Tennis Association held its second SMART bi-annual National Ranking Tournament for 2014 […]

Westrac Stingers win SMART Agric canoe race
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Westrac Stingers win SMART Agric canoe race

By William Ysaguirre Freelance Reporter The Westrac Stingers comprising Hener and Erwin Cruz, and Jerry Cante won the second annual SMART River Challenge canoe race from the Iguana Creek Bridge on the Belize River to the National Agricultural and Trade Show Grounds on Saturday, May 3. They clocked 2:06:00 to […]

Western Ballaz bomb Smart No Limits 77-63 in NEBL basketball  
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Western Ballaz bomb Smart No Limits 77-63 in NEBL basketball  

The Cayo Western Ballaz recovered from a heart-breaker loss to the San Pedro Tiger Sharks to outlast Smart No Limits 84-70 and post their 10th victory of the National Elite Basketball (NEBL) Competition at Birds’ Isle last Friday night, May 2. SMART’s Andrew Ortiz rammed home three monster dunks as […]

Cyclist’s murder impacts many sectors
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Cyclist’s murder impacts many sectors

By William Ysaguirre Freelance Reporter Members the Cycling Federation of Belize turned out en masse last Friday to lead the funeral procession of their slain brother-in-the ride Ernest “Dangalang” Thurton, a 41-year-old cyclist of the Santino’s team, who was gunned down behind his aunt’s home in the Junesville area of […]

UB girls win National ATLIB Football Championship
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UB girls win National ATLIB Football Championship

By William Ysaguirre Freelance Reporter The defending champions, the girls of the University of Belize won the Association of Tertiary Level Institutions of Belize National Football Championship. Sacred Heart Junior College hosted the event at the Norman Broaster Stadium auditorium in San Ignacio last Saturday and Sunday. The UB girls […]

Smart No Limits crushes Toledo Diplomats 105-46 in NEBL basketball
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Smart No Limits crushes Toledo Diplomats 105-46 in NEBL basketball

By William Ysaguuirre Freelance Reporter Basketball fans witnessed the Toledo Diplomats, the only team to defeat the league leading San Pedro Tigersharks in Toledo, fall 46-105 to Smart No Limits. No Limits enjoyed their sixth victory when the national elite basketball competition continued at Birds’ isle last Saturday night. Akeem […]

Cadets take part in sports day
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Cadets take part in sports day

By:Marion V. Ali Police Cadets from rural Belize are today taking part in a day of sporting events. The event is taking place at the Elton Gillett Park in Burrell Boom Village and has the participation of 125 youths from Hattieville, Ladyville, Bermudian Landing and Burrell Boom. Winning teams will […]

Police United & Bandits win in Belikin football
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Police United & Bandits win in Belikin football

By William Ysaguirre Freelance Reporter The Police United football club continues to lead the 2014 Belikin Cup tournament organized by the Premier League of Belize with 22 pts from seven wins and a draw, while the Belmopan Bandits moved into second place with 16pts from four wins and four draws. […]

Fabio Carballo wins Don Omario Cup U-19 table tennis championship
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Fabio Carballo wins Don Omario Cup U-19 table tennis championship

By William Ysaguirre Freelance Reporter Fabio Carballo of St. John’s College successfully defended his title as National Table Tennis Champion for players under 19 last week, when the Belize Table Tennis Association held the second annual Don Omario Cup Table Tennis U-19 Championship. Carballo, one of the top table tennis […]