Sports

Big wins for 'Buddy' and DeAndre in NBA
Big wins for 'Buddy' and DeAndre in NBA

January 08, 2021

It was a shooting night to forget for Bahamian Chavano ‘Buddy’ Hield, the starting two-guard of the Sacramento Kings in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Despite an off shooting night, Hield kept shooting, and with 38 seconds left in the game, he completed a four-point play that helped seal a 128-124 victory for the Kings as they turned back the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night.

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Strachan declares for NFL Draft
Strachan declares for NFL Draft

December 23, 2020

Bahamian collegiate football player and track athlete Michael “Mike” Strachan is entering a new chapter in his life as he has declared for the 2021 National Football League (NFL) Draft...

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BAAA chief Archer happy track is back

December 23, 2020

The Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations (BAAA) experienced the official opening of its season this past weekend with the staging of the BAAA Odd Distance Classic, the Neymour Athletics Christmas Odd Distance Classic and the Blue Chip Athletics Throwers Meet. President of the BAAA, Drumeco Archer, was happy to see the meets take place without a hitch...

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Polish city confirmed as host of 2021 world relays
Polish city confirmed as host of 2021 world relays

December 23, 2020

The World Athletics World Relays is not coming back to The Bahamas… at least not in the immediate future...

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2014 Bahamas Bowl to be Re-Aired on ESPNU/ESPN Caribbean December 24

December 21, 2020

SOCIAL MEDIA PHOTO CONTEST WITH BAHAMAS BOWL MEMORIES ALSO UNDERWAY...

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Bahamas Bowl to Re-Air Classic 2014 Game on ESPNU & ESPN

December 11, 2020

Bahamas Bowl to Re-Air Classic 2014 Game on ESPNU & ESPN...

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Bio of Golden Girl Pauline on Fast Track with Well-known Author, Major Publisher

December 10, 2020

The Girl Who Ran Sideways: The Story of an Olympic Champion’ due to be released in early 2022 by US publisher Rowman & Littlefield...

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Gender equality and youth at the heart of the Paris 2024 Olympic Sports Programme

December 08, 2020

The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today approved the event programme and athlete quotas for the Olympic Games Paris 2024, which are centred on gender equality and youth...

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IOC EB takes provisional measures against NOC of Belarus

December 08, 2020

Further to its decision of 25 November to start a formal procedure vis-à-vis the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Belarus, and taking into consideration all the allegations and elements...

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IOC and IPC praise engagement and optimisations central to Paris 2024’s plans to deliver new era of Games

December 03, 2020

On 1 and 2 December 2020, a joint Delivery Partners Meeting, a Coordination Commission update and a Joint Steering Forum, involving the International Olympic Committee (IOC)...

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Bahamas Professional Golfers Association Announces 2020 BPGA Golf Championship

November 26, 2020

The Bahamas Professional Golfers Association (BPGA) will host its 2020 National Championship at the Ocean Club Golf Course on Paradise Island, from November 30, 2020 to December 3, 2020...

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Diego Maradona: Argentina legend dies aged 60
Diego Maradona: Argentina legend dies aged 60

November 25, 2020

Football legend Diego Maradona, one of the greatest players of all time, has died at the age of 60...

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Albany Bahamas and Bakers Bay Golf and Ocean Club contribute to development of professional golfers in The Bahamas Nassau, Bahamas – The Bahamas Professional Golf Association would like to acknowledge Albany

November 19, 2020

The Bahamas Professional Golf Association would like to acknowledge Albany Bahamas and Bakers Bay Golf and Ocean Club for their contribution and continued development to golf professionals in The Bahamas...

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IOC increases Olympic Solidarity fund by 16 per cent overall and by 25 per cent for direct athlete support programmes

November 11, 2020

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board (EB) today agreed to increase the budget of Olympic Solidarity for the period 2021 to 2024 by 16 per cent...

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Celebrating National Sports Heritage Month 2020

November 11, 2020

‘We Rise - Sports Strong Throughout The Islands of The Bahamas...’

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Death of IOC Honorary Member Lee Kun-hee
Death of IOC Honorary Member Lee Kun-hee

October 26, 2020

It is with great sadness that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has learnt of the death of IOC Honorary Member Lee Kun-hee, at the age of 78...

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Exuma virtual race raises 12K for COVID Relief, food, tablets
Exuma virtual race raises $12K for COVID Relief, food, tablets

October 19, 2020

Donations to go to Exuma Food Bank, Leno learning Link for Tablets...6TH Annual Exuma Half Marathon, featuring the Run for Pompey, allows runners from around the world to show their support for the island

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ESPN Events Cancels Two Postseason Bowls for 2020 Season
ESPN Events Cancels Two Postseason Bowls for 2020 Season

October 05, 2020

ESPN Events will cancel two of its 17 postseason college football bowl games for the 2020 season. The Bahamas Bowl and the Hawaii Bowl...

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Sustainability and legacy at the core of Milano Cortina 2026
Sustainability and legacy at the core of Milano Cortina 2026

September 29, 2020

The first International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission meeting with Milano Cortina 2026 was held virtually today, 29 September 2020...

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Congratulations to Bahamian Equestrian Competitor Anna Camile Vlasov on her Gold Medal Performance at the Jumping du Golfe de St. Tropez HUBSIDE, St. Tropez, Grimaud, France
Congratulations to Bahamian Equestrian Competitor Anna Camile Vlasov on her Gold Medal Performance at the Jumping du Golfe de St. Tropez HUBSIDE, St. Tropez, Grimaud, France

September 18, 2020

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture is pleased to congratulate Ms. Anna Vlasov, daughter of Peter and Pippa Vlasov, a 21 year old Bahamian equestrian competitior based in France for her tremendous performance...

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