Antiguans and Barbudans were among an estimated global audience of 3 billion for the opening ceremony of the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro Brazil…
For the next two weeks, the eyes of citizens will be fixed on the global sporting spectacle, and judging from those who spoke with ABS news, they have high hopes about the country’s performance.
The twin-island state will have the most representation on the track and many Antiguans believe the country will mine its first medal at these Olympic games.
It would mean Team Antigua would create history in what is already an historic Olympics, the first ever in South America.
Our news team took to the streets to gauge those expectations