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Argentina, Mexico, Australia & Tunisia Win

Argentina, Mexico, Australia & Tunisia Win

[Written by Stephen Wright] Poland 0 Argentina 2 [Mac Allister 46, Alvarez 67] Argentina advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup after a routine victory over Poland in Group C in Doha. The South Americans, who suffered a surprise defeat against Saudi Arabia in their opener, went through on goal difference after finishing level on points with... Read more of this article

England, USA, Netherlands & Senegal Win

England, USA, Netherlands & Senegal Win

[Written by Stephen Wright] Wales 0 England 3 [Rashford 50, 68, Foden 51] Marcus Rashford scored twice as England reached the knockout stage after defeating Wales to top Group B at the World Cup in Qatar. England, who face Senegal in the last 16 on Sunday, took the lead through Rashford’s free kick before Phil Foden got on the end of Harry Kane’s... Read more of this article

US School Runners To Race In XC Challenge

US School Runners To Race In XC Challenge

[Written by Stephen Wright] High school runners from the United States will descend on the island for the inaugural Bermuda XC Challenge at the Botanical Gardens in Devonshire on Saturday. The cross-country event is organised by MileSplit in collaboration with the Bermuda National Athletics Association, the Bermuda Tourism Authority and Speed4Sport. Running... Read more of this article

Kyle Webb: From Sprinting To Bodybuilding

Kyle Webb: From Sprinting To Bodybuilding

[Written by Stephen Wright] When Kyle Webb decided to hang up his running spikes, he needed an activity to replace the adrenalin rush he experienced rocketing down the 100 metres track as a Bermuda sprinter. Webb, who competed at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia, in 2018, admits it was a wrench to quit the sport he loves three years... Read more of this article

Students To Compete In Mr & Miss CedarBridge

Students To Compete In Mr & Miss CedarBridge

[Written by Stephen Wright] Ten students are vying for the title of Mr and Miss CedarBridge at the Ruth Seaton James Auditorium on Saturday [December 3]. Contesting for the Mr CedarBridge title are Gregory Talbot, Kenyari Dotting, and Nathan Wilson. Maia Bento-Fray, Rhylee Edwards, Siniah Lambe, Teh-Kala Lambert, Milae Smith, Kailee Spring and Amber... Read more of this article

World Cup: Portugal, Brazil And Ghana Win

World Cup: Portugal, Brazil And Ghana Win

[Written by Stephen Wright] Portugal 2 [Fernandes 54, 90+3] Uruguay 0 Portugal advanced to the knockout stage of the World Cup in Qatar with a win over Uruguay. Bruno Fernandes broke the deadlock in the 54th minute when his cross floated beyond Sergio Rochet, the Uruguay goalkeeper. Initially, it appeared as though the ball had glanced off Cristiano... Read more of this article

Duffy & Smith Named Elite Triathletes Of Year

Duffy & Smith Named Elite Triathletes Of Year

[Written by Stephen Wright] Dame Flora Duffy and Tyler Smith claimed the top accolades at the Bermuda Triathlon Association awards ceremony at Thyme Restaurant in Paget at the weekend. Duffy was named the Elite Female Triathlete of the Year, while Smith picked up the Elite Male Triathlete of the Year. Duffy enjoyed a spectacular year, winning a record... Read more of this article

Four Bermudian Archers Compete in Chile

Four Bermudian Archers Compete in Chile

[Written by Stephen Wright] Four Bermuda archers represented the island with pride at the recent Pan American Championships and Pan American Games Qualifier in Santiago, Chile. Camerin Pickering, Bernard Wade III, and Jaydon Roberts made up the men’s recurve team, while Robin Selley was the sole participant in the women’s recurve competition. Ross... Read more of this article

World Cup: Morocco, Croatia & Costa Rica Win

World Cup: Morocco, Croatia & Costa Rica Win

[Written by Stephen Wright] Spain 1 [Morata 62] Germany 1 [Fullkrug 83] Germany kept alive their hopes of reaching the World Cup knockout stage after earning a vital point after drawing with Spain in Group E in Qatar. Niclas Fullkrug struck seven minutes from time when he fired a powerful shot past Spain goalkeeper Unai Simon. Spain took the lead in... Read more of this article

France, Argentina, Poland & Australia Win

France, Argentina, Poland & Australia Win

[Written by Stephen Wright] France 2 [Mbappe 61, 86] Denmark 1 [Christensen 68] Kylian Mbappe continued to sparkle at the World Cup after scoring twice for France against Denmark in Group D. The France forward struck twice in the second half to send the defending champions through to the knockout stage. His first came after a one-two with Theo Fernandez,... Read more of this article

World Cup: US/UK Draw, Senegal & Iran Win

World Cup: US/UK Draw, Senegal & Iran Win

[Written by Stephen Wright] England 0 United States 0 England could only pick up a point from their second World Cup match against the United States in Group B in Qatar. Christian Pulisic went the closest to scoring for the US when he struck the bar. Qatar 1 [Muntari 48] Senegal 3 [Dia 41, Diedhiou 48, Dieng 84] Host nation Qatar crashed out of the... Read more of this article

World Cup: Wins For Portugal, Switzerland, Brazil

World Cup: Wins For Portugal, Switzerland, Brazil

[Written by Stephen Wright] Portugal 3 [Ronaldo 65 pen, Sequeira 78, Leao 80] Ghana 2 [A Ayew 73, Bukari 89] Ronaldo became the first player to score at five World Cups as he helped Portugal beat Ghana in a five-goal thriller in Group H in Doha. The 37-year-old, playing for the first time since being released by Manchester United following his controversial... Read more of this article

Big Win For Spain, Germany Lose To Japan

Big Win For Spain, Germany Lose To Japan

[Written by Stephen Wright] Spain 7 [Olmo 11, Asensio 21, F Torres 31 pen, 54, Gavi 74, Soler 90, Morata 90+2] Costa Rica 0 Spain made a scintillating start to the World Cup after thrashing Costa Rica in Group E in Doha today. Ferran Torres scored twice while Gavi, the Barcelona teenager, announced himself on the world stage with a superb volley to... Read more of this article