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  • Fraser-Pryce takes runner-up spot at Swiss International meet

    July 19, 2018 2:03 AM

    Two time Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce was narrowly beaten into second place in the women's 100 meters at the Gala Dei Castelli International Athletics Meeting in Switzerland on Wednesday. Fraser-Pryce, who continues her come back clocked 11.15 seconds for the runner-up spot behind home town girl Mujinga Kambundji of Switzerland 11.13. 2013 World

  • Windies A draw last tour game in England

    July 19, 2018 2:03 AM

    The West Indies 'A' grinded out a draw against English County team Surrey in their last four day tour match in London on Wednesday. Chasing 362 runs in two sessions, the Windies ‘A’ were 193-3 when the game was called off. Sunil Ambris 63 and Devon Thomas 22, were the batsmen at the crease. Jamaican John Campbell was the next best scorer with 55. Surrey

  • Banned top jock Thomas will ride St Leger Day

    July 19, 2018 1:04 AM

    LEADING rider apprentice Anthony Thomas booted home two winners at Caymanas Park on Wednesday before going off on a staggered suspension, having appealed two of three bans imposed by the Jamaica Racing Commission (JRC) stewards. Having appealed two of three instances of interference, representing three racemeets,Thomas, who won back-to-back races astride

  • Jamaica records third victory at World Lacrosse Championship

    July 17, 2018 11:01 PM

    Jamaica have picked up their third win in a row in the World Lacrosse Championship after defeating Slovakia 12-5 in Israel in the intermediate round on Monday. Bakeem Lecky led the way for the Jamaicans with 7 goals. Jamaica will next be in action on Tuesday when they face either Greece or Argentina. So far, Jamaica has registered wins over Russia, Peru and now Slovakia

  • Beaton misses CPL to undergo more remedial work

    July 17, 2018 8:47 PM 1

    Ronsford Beaton will miss the 2018 edition of the Caribbean Premier League as he continues to work on his action, Trinbago Knight Riders announced on Monday. USA pacer Ali Khan, who has played three List ‘A’ matches and one T20, will replace Beaton. Beaton was reported for a suspect bowling action in the second ODI against New Zealand in Christchurch

  • Russell returns to Windies ODI team

    July 17, 2018 8:12 PM

    Having made his return to international cricket during the charity Twenty20 match against the World X1, Jamaican Andre Russell has been named in his first One Day International squad since returning from his doping ban. Russell was named to the Windies 13-member squad for the three upcoming ODI's against Bangladesh. Russell is also likely to play his first

  • France are FIFA World Cup champions

    July 17, 2018 5:14 PM

    France are FIFA World Cup champions for the second time after overcoming Croatia's bold challenge in a thrilling final in Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday. France won the contest 4-2 with goals from Antione Griezemann in the 38th, Paul Pogba in the 59th and Kylian Mbappe in the 65th minutes as well as an own goal which opened the scoring for them in the 18th minute

  • Smart pleased with Excelsior improvement

    July 17, 2018 4:58 AM

    Excelsior High School head coach Christopher Smart said his team is growing in confidence after they registered their second straight victory in the Americas Federation of Netball Associations (AFNA) Champion of Champions High Schools Netball Tournament at the Leila Robinson Courts yesterday. Excelsior, who are the national all-island champions and the favourites

  • Jamaica finishes Athletics World Cup fourth

    July 16, 2018 4:48 AM 5

    JAMAICA had three victories on yesterday's final day of competition at the Athletics World Cup in London, England, as Shericka Jackson, Shanieka Ricketts and Tyquendo Tracey won their respective events. Jamaica, with 153 points, ended fourth overall, as the United States, on 219 points, walked away with the Global Platinum Trophy for topping the overall

  • France beats Croatia 4-2 to win second World Cup title

    July 15, 2018 4:57 PM

    France won their second World Cup title by beating Croatia 4-2 today, in a match briefly interrupted by an on-field protest during the second half that Russian punk band Pussy Riot later took credit for. Teenage forward Kylian Mbappe scored his fourth goal of the tournament for France and the team's fourth in the 65th minute, about 12 minutes after