Category: Sports

Islanders still on top, still unbeaten

Islanders still on top, still unbeaten

The Islanders completed an eventful weekend of football on Sunday (November 20) with a battling 3-1 victory over One Love Football Club. Julian Davidson (in the third minute) and Fitzroy Daley (in the 15th minute) settled any nerves early and […]

by / on November 22, 2016 at 7:58 AM /
BVI athlete wants world record, to study in US

BVI athlete wants world record, to study in US

The territory’s first IAAF World Junior Championship 400m hurdle bronze medalist Kyron McMaster signed off on a letter of intent with the University of Florida yesterday (November 16) at the A O Shirley Recreational Grounds on Tortola. The BVIslander will […]

by / on November 17, 2016 at 10:26 AM /
INSPIRE BVI: The wonder child

INSPIRE BVI: The wonder child

By Horace Mills, BVI News Online Staff On a water-drenched field in Road Town on Saturday, a 15-year-old boy from Bregado Flax Educational Centre displayed one of the finest piece of football ever witnessed in the national league. He repeatedly […]

by / on November 14, 2016 at 8:35 AM /
Cedar boys win football tournament in Bahamas

Cedar boys win football tournament in Bahamas

PRESS RELEASE – The Cedar [International School] Boys Under-13s team arrived back in the BVI on Monday after securing the Championship trophy in the Boys U13 tournament at Lyford Cay in the Bahamas. Eight Caribbean based teams competed in the […]

by / on November 9, 2016 at 9:03 AM /
VG girls put on bold fight in football clashes

VG girls put on bold fight in football clashes

Avengers and Ballstarz scored a combined total of six goals in a female football thriller on Sunday, while Virgin Gorda United Girls come of age on Saturday in the BVI Football Association Women’s League. Action last weekend ( November 5 […]

by / on November 8, 2016 at 6:05 AM /
Islanders still leading competititon

Islanders still leading competititon

Islanders have managed to maintain its place at the top of the National League standings, thanks to Fitzroy Daley who scored the only goal during a tense match against the Rebels on Saturday, October 29. Daley’s well-taken goal, which came […]

by / on October 31, 2016 at 5:52 AM /
Photos: BVI teams beaten by visitor

Photos: BVI teams beaten by visitor

With support from the Emmanuel Softball Academy, four teams recently participated in a three-day friendly competition at the E Walwyn Brewley Softball Park in the British Virgin Islands. The contest was organized by the academy’s Director Jose Faulkner, with assistance […]

by / on October 25, 2016 at 6:00 AM /
Big wins, including a shocker, in weekend matches

Big wins, including a shocker, in weekend matches

While the Islanders put a dent in the title hopes of the Wolues and the Sugar Boys stormed all over Virgin Gorda, the surprise result of the National Leagues fixtures last weekend was without doubt Old Madrid’s 3-2 victory over […]

by / on October 12, 2016 at 2:39 AM /
Four players from BVI win NBA experience

Four players from BVI win NBA experience

Four basketball players from the British Virgin Islands (BVI) have made the list of 13 youngsters from the Caribbean and Bermuda who will participate in what is being called an authentic National Basketball Association (NBA) experience, which will be held […]

by / on October 10, 2016 at 8:00 AM /
Big wins, many cards in weekend clashes

Big wins, many cards in weekend clashes

Perennial league champions Islanders Football Club secured victory on Saturday (October 1) in the National League at the AO Shirley Recreational Grounds with their third straight win, 4-0, against the Panthers. Avondale Williams smashed home a 25-yard half volley to […]

by / on October 4, 2016 at 8:00 AM /