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Jamaica-born Bayer Leverkusen winger Leon Bailey continued a rich vein of form as the Bundesliga club climbed back into second spot following a 2-0 win over Mainz on Sunday. Fresh on the heels of another outstanding display in the previous week it was Bailey who once again opened the scoring.  The Jamaican hammered home his […]

Windies captain Jason Holder is one of five players that has been given a retainer contract across all formats in the latest move by Cricket West Indies (CWI) to improve the incentives for players to represent the region. Under new stipulations, players will be offered contracts in three classes, which have been labelled as the […]

Added to the female team of bobsledders in PyeongChang, South Korea, Jamaica will be sending Anthony Watson to take part in the Skeleton at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Jamaica has never had a skeleton athlete at the Winter Olympics before but according to president of the Jamaica Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation, Chris Stokes, the broadening of […]

Following her win in the 60-metre dash at the Queens/Grace Jackson meet at the National Stadium in Kingston on Saturday, double Olympic champion Elaine Thompson said she is looking forward to another great indoor season. Thompson clocked 7.18s to win a close race over MVP teammate Christania Williams (7.19) in the race that was run […]

Jamaican record holder Asafa Powell will make his first appearance indoors since copping silver at the 2016 World Indoor Championships when he lines up in the 60m at Saturday’s Millrose Games inside the New Balance Track and Field Centre at The Armory in New York. Powell, who is continuing his comeback after a lengthy layoff due to […]

From Espn.com Roger Federer went where no man has gone before on Sunday in Melbourne, joining Margaret Court, Serena Williams and Steffi Graf in the exclusive club consisting of players who won at least 20-Grand Slam singles titles. Historic firsts are destined to be duplicated. Think of Babe Ruth’s 700 home runs, Edmund Hillary’s ascent of Mount Everest, […]

Courtesy of: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-42811304 Ex-US Olympic gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar has been sentenced to 40 to 175 years after testimony from nearly 160 of his victims. The judge dismissed Nassar’s attempted apology as insincere, saying he would “be in darkness the rest of his life”. Nassar pleaded guilty to 10 counts of sexual assault against girls […]

Nicaragua (0W-1D-2L, 1 point) rallied from a pair of deficits to secure a 2-2 draw with Jamaica (0-1-2, 1 point) to clinch third place in Group B in the CONCACAF Women’s Under-20 Championship Tuesday at Ato Boldon Stadium. Nicaragua, which earned its first-ever point after six all-time CU20W games, finished third in the group on […]

Chase Athletics Track Club athletes; coached by Jamaican Olympian Sanjay Ayre, enjoyed success at this weekend’s Ocean Breeze Grand Prix in Staten Island, New York. The group had top two finishes in the men’s and women’s 300m events. The athletes used the meet as preparation for the IAAF World Indoor Championships which is due to […]

Windwards Islands Volcanoes batsman Devon Smith played his way into the record books with an unbeaten 151 not out against the Leeward Islands Hurricanes in a drawn WPCL Regional 4-Day fixture at Warner Park on Sunday. The battling second innings knock saw the in-form 36-year-old become the record holder for the most runs scored in […]


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