Researchers said results highlight the need to continue with face coverings, social distancing and handwashing alongside vaccine programmes.

Read more: Mask-wearing cuts Covid incidence by 53%, says global study

THE International Cricket Council’s (ICC) decision to award Cricket West Indies (CWI) and USA Cricket joint hosting rights for the 2024 T20 World Cup augurs well for the sport’s chances of being featured, for the first time, at the Olympic Games in Los Angeles in 2028.

Read more: Brian Lewis: T20 World Cup 2024 a step towards cricket at Olympics

FOLLOWING A TWO-YEAR CONSULTATION PROCESS WITH MORE THAN 250 ATHLETES AND CONCERNED STAKEHOLDERS, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) TODAY RELEASED ITS NEW “IOC FRAMEWORK ON FAIRNESS, INCLUSION AND NON-DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF GENDER IDENTITY AND SEX VARIATIONS”.
Read more: IOC RELEASES FRAMEWORK ON FAIRNESS, INCLUSION AND NON-DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF GENDER...

The roles and responsibilities of the Olympic movement in the ever-changing global environment formed the basis of a two-day General Assembly hosted by the Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees (CANOC) in Saint Lucia from November 6-7.

Read more: Saint Lucia Hosts CANOC General Assembly

HEALTH Minister Terrence Deyalsingh said all decisions regarding the reopening of team sports and group activities remained under the purview of the Prime Minister and not the Ministry of Health.

Read more: Deyalsingh: Rowley calls the shot on team sports' return

Opening of the 19th Caribbean Association of the National Olympic Committee's Annual General Meeting. Please see below for further details.
Read more: Opening of the 19th CANOC Annual General Meeting