Bermuda Boxing Announce Coach & Technical Director
During the Take Over Fight Night at the Berkeley institute Gymnasium, the President of the Bermuda Boxing Association Nathan Dill announced a National Boxing Technical Director and National Coach.
Dill announced Jermal Woolridge as the first ever Bermuda Boxing Technical Director, he also announced that Bermudaís first ever National Coach would be Kevin 'Manix' Simmons.
Saturday, December 03, 2016
Bascome Wins Take Over Fight Night
The Take Over Fight Night began with Junior fighters from the Bermuda Boxing Association took to the ring.
First fight of the saw Krista Dyer's opponent Mellssa Almeida fall ill and was unable to fight.
Keanu Wilson won a unanimous fight over Stefan Dronja in their Light Heavyweight Kickboxing fight.
Courtney Dublin was forced to retire with a arm injury in his Exhibition fight with Omar Dill.
The Middleweight bout between Zain Philpott and King Sommer was won by Philpott by majority as it went the distance.
Jason Canamaso defeated Tyler Christopher in their Welterweight fight by unanimous decision.
Andre Lambe recorded a Technical Knockout win over Gilbert Anthony Vargas. Lambe with the first punch of the fight floored Vargas, that was followed by a standing eight count. Lambe put Vargas on the canvas again with the referee stopping the contest
Nikki Bascome did not disappoint the home crowd as he took Donie Miller to task,
Bascome floored Miller at the end of the first round, Miller was attempting to catch Bascome with some wild punches and on a few occasions he connected, but Bascome measured his opponent and started to connect with upper cut and body shots.
The second round saw Bascome take his time and size Miller up before putting him on the canvas, Miller was able to get up, but after some wild exchanges, Bascome connected again this time leaving Miller wondering where he was, referee Steve Smogger was quick to look in Millerís eyes and realize that the fight could no longer continue thus handing Bascome a Technical Knockout win.
Thursday, December 01, 2016
Bermuda Sports Awards Programme
With the Year drawing to a close, www.islandstats.com has partnered with the Department of Youth and Sports to host a Sports Awards Programme.
Host Earl Basden is joined by the Director of Youth and Sports Norbert Simons and Committee member Debbie Jones-Hunter.
The trio breakdown categories of awards and also go on to discuss some athletes to look forward to deliberating on in January 2017.
Basden, Simons and Jones-Hunter discuss the challenges that they face each year with a lack of information sent in.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Bermuda Digicel Sports Show
On the next edition of the Digicel Sports Show host Earl Basden and co-host Jason Ford bring you all the latest in Sports beginning this evening.
Tonightís programme will update you on sports in Bermuda and Bermudians competing globally, we will bring the latest with Gosling Golf, Bermuda Swimmers, Rugby, Basketball, Football, Equestrian and Squash.
We also have a special interview with Bermuda Cricket Umpires and Eastern County President Steven Douglas.
Digicel and www.islandstats.com combine to give you our viewers the best Sports Coverage of Bermuda talent during the show.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Trio Headed to Peru for Training Camp
The Gymnastics Federation of Peru will host Gymnast from the Pan American Region including Bermuda for a FIG Gymnastics Training Camp.
The camp will be hosted at the excellent Gymnastics facilities at the Centro de Alto Rendimiento CAR Videna in the capital city of Lima.
Gianna Webbe, Anna Francoeur and Shuntae Wilson will head to Peru along with Bermuda Gymnastics Association coach Adriana Ford for the Training Camp.