Sport http://www.royalgazette.com Sport en-us Wells rises to the occasion Nahki Wells marked his first appearance in a Bermuda shirt in 3 years by scoring the winner in a 1-0 upset over El Salvador in their Concacaf Nations League qualifier at the National Stadium last night. The striker got on the end of Reggie Lambes cross with a glancing header in the 70th minute that gave Henry Hernndez, the El Salvador. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181117/wells-rises-to-occasion&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181117/wells-rises-to-occasion&source=RSS Wells heads Bermuda to famous victory ltbgtBermuda 1 El Salvador 0ltbgtBermuda kept their Gold Cup qualification dreams alive with Nahki Wellss pivotal header clinching a famous victory over El Salvador last night. Wells, appearing for the national side for the first time in 3 years, marked his return in the perfect fashion, rising highest to head home. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181117/wells-heads-bermuda-to-famous-victory&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181117/wells-heads-bermuda-to-famous-victory&source=RSS De los Cobos surprised by Bermudas spirit Carlos de los Cobos, the El Salvador coach, was left ruing his sides missed chances but heaped praise on Bermuda, saying they looked like a different team from their previous matches. De los Cobos prepared for his teams Concacaf Nations League qualifier by analysing Bermudas previous outings against Aruba and Sint Maarten and said he. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181117/de-los-cobos-surprised-by-bermudas-spirit&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 01:02:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181117/de-los-cobos-surprised-by-bermudas-spirit&source=RSS Wilsonstrikesgold inArgentina Steve Wilson enjoyed a moment to savour after clinching gold at the Buenos Aires Regional Open in Argentina. Wilson was one of three Bermudian boccia players competing, alongside Yushae DeSilva-Andrade and Omar Hayward, as the trio battle it out against the sports leading players from North, Central and South America. Featuring in. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181117/wilsonstrikesgold-inargentina&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181117/wilsonstrikesgold-inargentina&source=RSS Top drivers give it a spin in Vegas Members of the Bermuda Karting Club will be looking for inspiration when they attend the Skusa SuperNationals the Super Bowl of karting in Las Vegas this weekend. Held at the Rio All-Suite Hotel amp Casino, the event features the best drivers in the world in ten different classes with 80 karts in each. The top 40 karts in each class. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/motor-sports/article/20181117/top-drivers-give-it-spin-in-vegas&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/motor-sports/article/20181117/top-drivers-give-it-spin-in-vegas&source=RSS Jumpers at the ready The Bermuda Equestrian Federation will be hosting the local round of the Caribbean Equestrian Associations Regional Jumping Challenge at the National Equestrian Centre today. The format for this years championship, which starts at 8. 30am, will involve adults and children competing over two specific rounds of jumps at three different. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/equestrian/article/20181117/jumpers-at-ready&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/equestrian/article/20181117/jumpers-at-ready&source=RSS Tight at the topin Bacardiregatta Royal Bermuda Yacht Club helmsmen John Hele and Mark Watson are locked in a tight battle for supremacy in the Etchells class going into todays final day of the Bacardi Keelboat Regatta on the Great Sound. Hele and his crew on Renegade top the leaderboard in the seven-boat fleet on a tiebreak over nearest rival Watson and his Tiburon. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sailing/article/20181117/tight-at-topin-bacardiregatta&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sailing/article/20181117/tight-at-topin-bacardiregatta&source=RSS Netball junior tournament set for today The Bermuda Netball Association will stage the thirteenth installment of the Harold Doc Dowling Tournament today in what continues to be a fitting tribute to a man who contributed so much to youth sport on the island. Dowling was a prominent figure on the sporting scene, having served as president of North Village Community Club for. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181117/netball-junior-tournament-set-for-today&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181117/netball-junior-tournament-set-for-today&source=RSS Sport Scoreboard, November 17, 2018 For results from Bermuda and around the world, click on the PDF link under Related Media. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181117/sport-scoreboard-november-17-2018&source=RSS Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181117/sport-scoreboard-november-17-2018&source=RSS Wainwright still hoping for NFL opportunity Keith Wainwright Jr remains optimistic about his chances of being recruited by an NFL team after participating in the Fall Showcase in Miami, Florida, last weekend. The 26-year-old Bermudian was among of 180 players invited to take part in the three-day event at the Belen Jesuit Preparatory School. The experience was amazing I met. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181116/wainwright-still-hoping-for-nfl-opportunity&source=RSS Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181116/wainwright-still-hoping-for-nfl-opportunity&source=RSS Pro league will elevate local game Manders Gavin Manders is aiming to preserve the future of top-level tennis on the Island with the creation of Bermuda Pro Tennis League. Having dominated the local tennis scene for the past ten years, Manders, Bermudas No 1 player, has always been a prominent playing figure on the court. However, after the creation of his Manders Tennis. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/tennissquash/article/20181116/pro-league-will-elevate-local-game--manders&source=RSS Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/tennissquash/article/20181116/pro-league-will-elevate-local-game--manders&source=RSS El Salvador wary of Bermuda threat Carlos de los Cobos, the El Salvador coach, has played down his teams favourites tag for their Concacaf Nations League qualifier against Bermuda, insisting Both teams are equal. De los Coboss side have made an encouraging start to the Nations League, defeating Montserrat and Barbados, but he expects Bermuda to be a far tougher. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181116/el-salvador-wary-of-bermuda-threat&source=RSS Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181116/el-salvador-wary-of-bermuda-threat&source=RSS Ebbin revels in Optimist triumph Just when you thought that Christian Ebbins year could not get any better it just did. The 13-year-old Somersfield Academy student captured his second major title in three months after winning the Bermuda Open and National Optimist Championship for the first time last weekend. Ebbin reeled off ten-top three finishes, including six. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sailing/article/20181116/ebbin-revels-in-optimist-triumph&source=RSS Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sailing/article/20181116/ebbin-revels-in-optimist-triumph&source=RSS Paynter voted in as BCB vice-president The Bermuda Cricket Board has a new-look executive after several vacant positions were filled at its Annual General Meeting at Devonshire Recreation Club on Wednesday night. St Georges Cricket Club executive and club player Mishael Paynter was voted in as the BCBs first vice-president and Somerset Bridge Recreation Clubs Paul Ross as. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/cricket/article/20181116/paynter-voted-in-as-bcb-vice-president&source=RSS Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/cricket/article/20181116/paynter-voted-in-as-bcb-vice-president&source=RSS Sport Scoreboard, November 16, 2018 For results from Bermuda and around the world, click on the PDF link under Related Media. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181116/sport-scoreboard-november-16-2018&source=RSS Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181116/sport-scoreboard-november-16-2018&source=RSS Gold Cup is still the dream, says Lightbourne Kyle Lightbourne remains optimistic Bermuda can reach the Gold Cup by finishing in the top ten of the Concacaf Nations League qualifying standings. Lightbournes side must beat El Salvador at the National Stadium tomorrow to stand any chance of advancing to the Gold Cup, which will be held in the United States next year. The Bermuda. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181115/gold-cup-is-still-dream-says-lightbourne&source=RSS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181115/gold-cup-is-still-dream-says-lightbourne&source=RSS Leverock backing Bermuda to pull off upset Dant Leverock says Bermuda are determined to upset the natural order and claim a memorable victory against El Salvador tomorrow. The Bermuda defender said he is looking forward to testing himself against one of the regions top teams, who are ranked 70th in the Fifa rankings, 110 places above Bermuda. This is definitely a big. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181115/leverock-backing-bermuda-to-pull-off-upset&source=RSS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181115/leverock-backing-bermuda-to-pull-off-upset&source=RSS Lambe reinstated as captain Reggie Lambe has been reinstated as Bermuda captain after being stripped of the honour for his sides 12-0 win over Sint Maarten last month. Lambe, who scored a hat-trick in that match, was replaced as captain by defender Dant Leverock, but will lead his country against El Salvador at the National Stadium tomorrow. Mystery. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181115/lambe-reinstated-as-captain&source=RSS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181115/lambe-reinstated-as-captain&source=RSS Google Me and Gold n Glory in sizzling form Google Me and Gold n Glory were in record-breaking form during last weekends harness racing at the Bermuda Equestrian Centre. The two ponies claimed three track records between them with Google Me also clocking the seasons fastest time, which had been set earlier in the racing programme by Andy Stonehams stallion Custard the. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181115/google-me-and-gold-n-glory-in-sizzling-form&source=RSS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181115/google-me-and-gold-n-glory-in-sizzling-form&source=RSS Evans steps up Tokyo bid with podium Rockal Evans delivered a podium display at the New South Wales International Finn State Championship in Australia last weekend. The Bermudian sailor finished third among the 15-boat fleet with three top three finishes, including a first in the penultimate race of the six race series. Summing up the regatta, Evans said Day one. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sailing/article/20181115/evans-steps-up-tokyo-bid-with-podium&source=RSS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sailing/article/20181115/evans-steps-up-tokyo-bid-with-podium&source=RSS Warner chosen for top camp Bermudas Antonio Warner has been chosen to attend a 12 and under International Tennis FederationCentral American and Caribbean Tennis Confederation training camp in the Dominican Republic next week. The ITF selected Warner based on his performances over the past 12 months, which include ITF and Cotecc organised events, 12 and under. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181115/warner-chosen-for-top-camp&source=RSS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181115/warner-chosen-for-top-camp&source=RSS Rugby stars inspire youngsters Bermudas young players had the privilege of learning the sport from former professional players during the World Rugby Classic. Visiting teams Italy, Ireland, France, Canada, USA and the Classic Lions took sessions with various programmes at schools, festivals and organisations on the island, involving more than 320 youngsters aged 7 to. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/rugby/article/20181115/rugby-stars-inspire-youngsters&source=RSS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/rugby/article/20181115/rugby-stars-inspire-youngsters&source=RSS Sport Scoreboard, November 15, 2018 For results from Bermuda and around the world, click on the PDF link under Related Media. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181115/sport-scoreboard-november-15-2018&source=RSS Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181115/sport-scoreboard-november-15-2018&source=RSS Lightbourne Wells will make big difference Kyle Lightbourne says Nahki Wellss return is huge for Bermuda and believes he will elevate his team-mates for their Concacaf Nations League qualifier against El Salvador on Friday. Wells has not played for Bermuda since March 2015 because of club commitments, personal reasons and injuries, but will be central to Lightbournes plans as. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181114/lightbourne-wells-will-make-big-difference&source=RSS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181114/lightbourne-wells-will-make-big-difference&source=RSS Bermuda name squad for El Salvador Bermuda have named their 21-man squad for their Concacaf Nations League qualifier against El Salvador at the National Stadium on Friday night. Nahki Wells returns to the fold after a lengthy absence, while Reggie Lambe has been reinstated as captain after losing the armband to Dant Leverock for the teams 12-0 win over Sint Maarten last. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181114/bermuda-name-squad-for-el-salvador&source=RSS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:57:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181114/bermuda-name-squad-for-el-salvador&source=RSS Morton joins national team backroom staff Scott Morton has joined Bermudas backroom staff as an assistant coach and will be in the dugout for their Concacaf Nations League qualifier against El Salvador. Morton has enjoyed plenty of success since taking charge of Premier Division side PHC Zebras in 2016, winning the FA Cup in his first season before leading them to the league. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181114/morton-joins-national-team-backroom-staff&source=RSS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/soccer/article/20181114/morton-joins-national-team-backroom-staff&source=RSS Karting couldnt run on testosterone alone All eyes might be on the drivers hurtling their karts around the Rubis Southside Raceway on any given Sunday of the Bermuda Karting Club season. It is the selfless volunteers, however, who are the vital cogs in the clubs machinery, with secretary Donna Barnes pointing out Theres a lot more than just testosterone down. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/motor-sports/article/20181114/karting-couldnt-run-on-testosterone-alone&source=RSS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/motor-sports/article/20181114/karting-couldnt-run-on-testosterone-alone&source=RSS BNA receives sponsorship boost The sky is the limit for netball on the island after the Bermuda Netball Association was handed a major boost in a new two-year partnership with Digicel. That is the view of Gina Benjamin, the national team coach and BNA vice-president, who reflected on the importance of the partnership with Digicel, which will see the mobile phone. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181114/bna-receives-sponsorship-boost&source=RSS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181114/bna-receives-sponsorship-boost&source=RSS Boccia trio aim to make mark in Argentina Three Bermudian boccia players will compete in the Buenos Aires Regional Open in Argentina, which start today. Steve Wilson, Yushae DeSilva-Andrade and Omar Hayward, will battle it out against the sports top players from North, Central and South America, as they aim to gain valuable ranking points in their quest to qualify for the. .. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181114/boccia-trio-aim-to-make-mark-in-argentina&source=RSS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181114/boccia-trio-aim-to-make-mark-in-argentina&source=RSS Sport Scoreboard, November 14, 2018 For results from Bermuda and around the world, click on the PDF link under Related Media. http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181114/sport-scoreboard-november-14-2018&source=RSS Wed, 14 Nov 2018 08:00:00 EST http://www.royalgazette.com/sport/article/20181114/sport-scoreboard-november-14-2018&source=RSS