Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

External news

Daniel Bailey named Antiguan Sporting Ambassador, given land

ST JOHN’S, Antigua — The Antigua and Barbuda government has named the country’s superstar sprinter Daniel Bailey a Sporting Ambassador and given him land for his history-making achievement at the IAAF World Championship in Berlin, Germany.

Bailey became the first athlete from his country to contest an IAAF World Championship final when he ran 9.93seconds to finished fourth in the 100-metre event that went to his Jamaican training partner Usain Bolt, who won in a stunning world record of 9.58 seconds.

"I will advise Her Excellency the Governor General to officially appoint you as one of our new Sporting Ambassadors, conferring on you the title of Your Excellency," Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer told the 22-year-old during an elaborate homecoming ceremony for him on Sunday….Read More

Put together by a member of the World-Track and Field Website team members. This is usually done by an in house member with able assistance from someone or an agency reporting from outside.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


Main News

Host country Jamaica won an incredible 97 medals, including 47 golds to top the Carifta Games 2022 medal standings here at the National Stadium...

Main News

Order of events schedule and where to watch the 2022 Penn Relays. You can watch live streaming of Day 1 at the 2022 Penn...

Main News

Abby Steiner ran an impressive 22.05 and Christian Coleman clocked 19.92 to win 200m titles at the 2022 Kentucky Invitational on Friday (22). Follow...

Main News

Matthew Boling flashed to sizzling 19.92 seconds personal best to win the men's 200m at the 2022 Georgia Tech Invitational here on Saturday, 23...