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Team Belize at World Series of Poker 2016

Starting Saturday, twenty Belizean poker players will be competing in the World Series of Poker in Las Vegas, Nevada. The team has doubled since last year and all the players [...]

Dwight Cadle is IBA Certified Boxing Coach

The first qualified, Belizean boxing coach since the International Boxing Association began a recertification exercise in 2013 is Dwight Cadle Junior.  He has been hitting the books and the punching [...]

Katy Sealy and Brandon Jones to Represent the Jewel at Rio

Track and Field athletes Katy Sealy and Brandon Jones will represent Belize at the Olympics 2016 in Rio. As we told you in Tuesday’s newscast, twenty-two athletes competed over the [...]

Track and Field Athlete Ashanti Carr Recaps Central American Championships

Of the thirteen records set this past weekend in El Salvador, six were clinched by Belizean athletes. News Five spoke with seventeen-year-old track athlete Ashanti Carr, who participated in the [...]

Katy Sealy is Triumphant at Central American Championships

Gold medalist Katy Sealy is back in the country after crushing her competition in the recently held Central American Championships in El Salvador.  Sealy is one of several Belizean athletes [...]

Belize Sets 6 New Records in Regional Games

According to Deon Sutherland, President of the Belize Athletic Association, all accomplishments by the participating athletes were record setting.   Deon Sutherland, President, Belize Athletic Association “We attended the Central [...]

Belize’s Standing Improves Among Central American Athletes

Belize’s overall ranking has improved since the prizewinning outing over the weekend.  Of the seven participating Central American countries, Belize ranks fourth place.   Deon Sutherland, President, Belize Athletic Association [...]

Katy Sealy Shines in Central American Championships

The Heptathlon is possibly one of track and field’s most gruelling events, testing both endurance and skill.  Most athletes are hesitant to compete in more than two or three events [...]

Sports: Basketball and Football Matches over the Weekend

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   1st Division football returned to the MCC Grounds yesterday where Ladyville Jaguars jumps out against Eiley FC under the [...]

Belizean Athletes Perform Outstandingly in Central American Games

Amid all the negative news, tonight there is positive news involving Belizean athletes. We take pride in reporting that 2012 Belize Olympic team member Kaina Martinez has performed outstandingly in [...]

Sports Monday: Basketball, Football and Softball Stats

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Friday night’s opener in the Belize District Firm Basketball Competition saw Belize City Council and Civil Aviation Drones open [...]

World’s Greatest Boxer Mohammad Ali Dead at 74

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali – died over the weekend. Ali was at a hospital in Phoenix, Arizona where he died on Friday. Considered one of the world’s greatest sporting figures, [...]

Sports Monday: Interoffice Basketball Competition Kicks Off

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   The 2016 Interoffice Basketball Competition presented under the Belize District Basketball Association roared into action Friday night with 2 [...]

CODICADER Delegation Arrives in Belize

A delegation of representatives from various countries participating in the upcoming CODICADER Games arrived at the Phillip Goldson International Airport today.  The team is here to conduct an assessment of [...]

Assessment Will Aid in Preparing for Games Adequately

The role of the National Sports Council has been crucial in the organization of the coming games.  While it is the first time Belize is hosting the event, Aragon says [...]

Lawyers make Startling Revelations in FIFA Corruption Case

For months a scandal involving widespread corruption in FIFA has continued to unravel. Today, the U.K. based Guardian newspaper is reporting that lawyers representing the football organization have revealed that [...]

Sports Monday: Football and Softball Matches Over the Weekend

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   We take you out to the MCC Grounds for yesterday’s showdown between West Lake and FC Elite in the [...]

Belize Wins Gold in COCABA Men’s Volleyball Tournament

The Belize Male National Volleyball Team wins the Copa Cancun 2016 Tournament. Over the weekend, three teams from Belize, including the MOEN Stars female team and the UB Black Jaguars [...]

Special Edition Sports Wednesday – Football and Softball Stats

Good evening, I’m James Adderley with a Wednesday edition of Sports Monday. You know some days are better than others so let’s jump into the action.   Monday’s Belize City [...]

Police United to Defend Belize in CONCACAF Champions League

The Police United Football Club, winners of the 2016 Premier League tournament, will represent Belize in the upcoming CONCACAF Champions League series.  It is a momentous occasion since the Belize [...]

Team Needs Financial Assistance to Meet Competition Expenses

The team has put together a budget for expenses related to the tournament; however, it needs another one hundred thousand dollars to meet its overheads.   Supt. Andres Makin Sr., [...]

Dmitri Fabro to Join Soccer Team in Spain

Eighteen-year-old Dmitri Fabro is a Belizean football star on the rise.  After playing locally with the Belmopan Bandits, FC Belize and the Belize Defense Force, Fabro is presently on the [...]

Sports: Smart Belize Hurricanes Win 2016 NEBL Championship

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   it was money time Friday night inside the BES Gym as the 2-time defending champions San Pedro Tiger Sharks [...]

Football and Basketball Stats in Weekend Sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   Game 2 of the NEBL Championship series saw Smart Belize Hurricanes confidently sail to scenic San Pedro Saturday night [...]

Marlon Kuylen, the New Acting President of the F.F.B.

The Football Federation of Belize met on Saturday in Belize City where anticipated elections for five senior posts within the national sporting organization were being held at the Princess Hotel [...]