Barbados

US-based CMG Companies has returned to franchise ownership in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Twenty20 cricket competition by leading a group that has taken over the Barbados Tridents

Race of Champions (ROC) organisers have switched from the motorsport event’s stadium-focused hosting concept by awarding the 2014 edition to the Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados.

ESPN Caribbean has acquired the rights for International Cricket Council (ICC) events and the Champions League Twenty20 through to 2015 in a deal with ESPN STAR Sports (ESS).

Chuck Blazer, the FIFA Executive Committee member who played a key role in exposing apparent corruption at the heart of global football administration earlier this year, is to resign as secretary general of the Confederation of North and Central American and Caribbean Football (CONCACAF).

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has unveiled a new three-year broadcast deal with ESPN.

The Twenty20 World Cup is being given the thumbs-up by local and travelling fans, pleased at the low ticket prices and relaxed attitude to what they can bring to eat and drink at stadiums.

The Barbados Tourism Authority (BTA) has teamed up with Cricinfo.com and The Wisden Cricketer magazine to promote Barbados as the Caribbean island at the heart of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2007.

Twenty travel agencies from 11 countries across the globe are the first Official Travel Agents (OTAs) approved to sell packages, inclusive of match tickets, for ICC Cricket World Cup 2007.

Chris Dehring, managing director & CEO of ICC Cricket World Cup 2007, has called on governments in the Caribbean to strengthen cooperation with their Local Organising Committees (LOCs).

Barbados will host its first ever World Golf Championship event next year – at the site of Tiger Woods’ wedding.

Hospitality in Partnership will provide Official Hospitality Services for the 2007 ICC Cricket World Cup being held in the Caribbean.

Great Minds Marketing has been appointed to create the brand identity and visual language for the Cricket Legends of Barbados Inc.

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced its schedule for the 2007 World Cup to be hosted by the West Indies.

Several senior positions have been filled by ICC Cricket World Cup West Indies 2007 Inc. as the region gears up to stage the biggest sporting event held in the Caribbean.

England captain David Beckham has retained his place as the richest soccer player in Britain with an estimated personal fortune of £65million.

All eight venues selected for the ICC Cricket World Cup in West Indies in 2007 have been approved for their detailed stadium designs and operational plans.

Barbados has been chosen as the venue to host the final of the 2007 ICC Cricket World Cup.

After all the talk and hype, the ICC snubbed a bid by the US to host matches during the 2007 Cricket World, amid concerns over security.

The latest round of inspections of candidates wanting to host matches during the Cricket World Cup 2007 has started this week.

Eleven countries have made bids to host a match in the Cricket World Cup 2007.

The 12 countries bidding to host matches during the ICC Cricket World Cup in 2007 must submit their formal bids this week.

The Bahamas has become the latest country to officially enter the race to stage matches during the 2007 Cricket World Cup in the West Indies.

Twelve countries have filed applications to host matches during the ICC Cricket World Cup West Indies 2007 - among them the US.

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has got tough over monies owed from this year’s Cricket World Cup as it continues its compensation battle against rights partner the Global Cricket Corporation (GCC).

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has approved the membership of the board of directors of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2007 - the organisation that will run the competition to be hosted in the Caribbean.

Golf's European Seniors Tour will return to the Caribbean for the fourth successive year as the islands of Barbados and Tobago host the opening two events on the 2003 schedule.

Jack A. Warner has been re-elected president of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF).

Sonny Hawkins, owner of the US-based Flying Tigers Supercat Offshore Powerboat Team has teamed up with UK-based executive Stewart Mison.

The West Indies may lose the 2007 World Cup because of poor playing facilities, former West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) president Pat Rousseau has said.

The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has consulted lawyers and launched an investigation into the administration of an investment fund for players.

A TV rights row in the Caribbean could mean West Indies cricket fans may miss out on watching their team’s first Test match in Sri Lanka.

Former fast bowler Wes Hall is set to become the new president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB).

Soccer outsiders Barbados, who shocked Costa Rica in their first 2002 World Cup qualifying match, may be forced to abandon their campaign because of lack of money.