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Scott Barnes To Compete In SuperNationals

Scott Barnes To Compete In SuperNationals

[Written by Stephen Wright] Scott Barnes aims to make a statement at the Skusa SuperNationals in Las Vegas next week as he looks to build on his legacy as Bermuda’s most decorated kart racer. For more than 20 years, Barnes has invested his time and money in competing overseas, fuelling his life-long passion of measuring himself against the best... Read more of this article

Videos: Tyler Christopher Wins Second Pro Fight

Videos: Tyler Christopher Wins Second Pro Fight

[Written by Stephen Wright] Boxer Tyler Christopher claimed his second professional win with a dominant points victory over Mohamed Husain at the Holte Suite, Villa Park in England last night. Christopher was a class above Husain, landing shots with regularity on the brave but limited debutant to win the super-welterweight bout 39-37 on points. The... Read more of this article

Justin Donawa On Football, Goals & More

Justin Donawa On Football, Goals & More

[Written by Stephen Wright] When the ‘American Dream’ turned sour for Bermuda footballer Justin Donawa, he headed to England in search of the land of opportunity. Donawa hoped to play professionally in the United States, having enjoyed a successful collegiate career with Dartmouth College in New Hampshire but was cut loose by Major League... Read more of this article

Tyler Christopher Ready For Second Pro Fight

Tyler Christopher Ready For Second Pro Fight

[Written by Stephen Wright] Boxer Tyler Christopher says he will dedicate his second professional fight to the memory of former Dandy Town footballer Jahtino Richardson-Martin. A close friend of Christopher, Richardson-Martin recently died in a road collision on North Shore Road. Christopher, who returns to the ring on November 27 in a four-round welterweight... Read more of this article

Dr Carlos Reflects On Racism, Humanity & More

Dr Carlos Reflects On Racism, Humanity & More

[Written by Stephen Wright] It has been more than 53 years since Dr John Carlos raised his fist in the Black power salute on the podium at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico City. The iconic image of Dr Carlos and his United States teammate Tommie Smith heads bowed as they punched their gloved fists in the air, was a milestone in America’s Civil Rights... Read more of this article

Dánte Leverock On New Player/Coach Role

Dánte Leverock On New Player/Coach Role

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dánte Leverock’s playing career has rarely followed the usual trajectory for an aspiring Bermudian footballer. Every player has a different story, but Leverock’s journey appears to be defined by a willingness to take the road less travelled, continually opting to veer away from the traditional path in search of new challenges. From... Read more of this article

Conyers In Race For Pro Contract In Mallorca

Conyers In Race For Pro Contract In Mallorca

[Written by Stephen Wright] Caitlin Conyers was left heartbroken when she had to withdraw from the UCI Road World Championships in Belgium in September after testing positive for Covid-19. Rather than dwell on her crushing blow, Conyers got back on the bike, quite literally, quenching her competitive juices by competing in races and workouts while quarantining... Read more of this article

Butterfield Bermuda Championship Second Round

Butterfield Bermuda Championship Second Round

[Written by Stephen Wright] It was a memorable day for Camiko Smith who enjoyed a superb finish to his second round in the Butterfield Bermuda Championship at Port Royal Golf Course today. However, despite firing a bogey-free six-under 29 on the back nine, which is believed to have equalled a tournament record, Smith’s one-under-par 70 was not enough... Read more of this article

Cricket: Kamau Leverock On T20 Qualifier

Cricket: Kamau Leverock On T20 Qualifier

[Written by Stephen Wright] Kamau Leverock believes Bermuda have nothing to fear at the T20 World Cup Americas Qualifier in Antigua, insisting: “We’re not just looking to qualify, we’re looking to win the tournament.” Leverock, who will captain his country for the first time, said leading Bermuda at next month’s event will be the “biggest... Read more of this article

Muay Thai Fighter Ashton Bell Wins In Iowa

Muay Thai Fighter Ashton Bell Wins In Iowa

[Written by Stephen Wright] When the Covid-19 pandemic began wreaking havoc on the domestic football schedule, Ashton Bell knew he had to find another outlet to channel his competitive energies. The Robin Hood defender, who had dipped his toe in Muay Thai as a hobbyist, training at Fight City Muay Thai and Fitness in Hamilton, decided to take the plunge... Read more of this article

Video: Tyler Christopher Wins Pro Debut In UK

Video: Tyler Christopher Wins Pro Debut In UK

[Written by Stephen Wright] Tyler Christopher made a blistering start to his professional boxing career, knocking his opponent through the ropes in the final round of a one-sided bout on Saturday night.Christopher proved to be a real crowd-pleaser at the H Suite in Edgbaston, Birmingham, crowning a commanding display with a stunning left hook that... Read more of this article

Hollis Strengthens Bermuda-Scotland Connection

Hollis Strengthens Bermuda-Scotland Connection

[Written by Stephen Wright] Scotland, on the face of it, seems an unlikely outpost for a Bermudian cricketer. Dennico Hollis certainly thought so when his wife suggested they swap sun-drenched island life for the harsher climes of the Central Lowlands three years ago. Hollis, however, is far from the first Bermudian cricketer to make the 3,300-mile... Read more of this article