At the 2010 SEC Outdoor Track and Field Championship, Bahamian-born Shenqiua Ferguson took first place in both the women’s 100- and 200-meter and helped the 4×100-meter relay team place first as well.
The Bahamas: Sports
A protest was launched by Bahamian heavyweight fighter Sherman ‘The Tank’ Williams after his scheduled 12-rounder with the four-time world champion Evander Holyfield was ruled a no-contest after the third round.
The much anticipated fight between Bahamian boxer, Sherman “Tank” Williams and heavyweight champ Evander “The Real Deal” Holyfield ended in a “no-contest” outcome.
The NCAA has given the Bahamas exempt status, clearing the way for the island nation to host a new holiday tournament that organizers hope will become the East Coast version of the Maui Invitational.
On January 22, at the Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia, the long awaited showdown between Williams and Holyfield will finally…
The Bahamas is eager to host the 2011 CARIFTA Games, but is still awaiting response from sponsors before making a commitment.
After months of uncertainty, it appears that The Bahamas will in fact be stepping in to save this year’s Carifta Games with an announcement expected to be made by North America, Central America and Caribbean Athletics Association President Neville ‘Teddy’ McCook as early as next week.
Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace’s bronze medal at the 10th FINA World Short Course Championships in Dubai puts her in the record books as the Bahamas’ most accomplished swimmer.
In recognition of the 10th Anniversary of their victory, the Bahamas Association of Athletic Associations announced that “The Golden Girls”, 1999 World Champions and 2000 Olympic Champions, will be the patrons of the Annual Awards Luncheon, originally scheduled for Sunday, December 26th and to be now be held on Sunday, January 2nd, 2011.