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  • 'Maneater' back with brilliant victory

    December 16, 2018 5:00 AM

    SHE'S A MANEATER flipped on the turbo a half-furlong out to collar CHACE THE GREAT in yesterday's 1100-metre graded-stakes sprint, earning $709,800 for champion Wayne DaCosta, slashing Anthony Nunes' lead to $130,000 atop the trainers' championship. For the second consecutive meet, DaCosta outgunned Nunes 2-1, also saddling ROYAL VIBES to victory in the third

  • All set for Reggae Girlz celebration

    December 15, 2018 1:44 AM 1

    It's all systems go for the four day celebration for the senior national women's football team following their historic qualification to 2019 FIFA World Cup in France next June. Monday will begin with a series of courtesy calls on the Governor General and Opposition Leader as well as Kingston's Mayor Delroy Williams who will present the Keys to the City to the Reggae

  • Sportswomen deserve equal pay

    December 14, 2018 4:45 AM 3

    Recently retired Jamaican sprinter Kerron Stewart hopes that female athletes will one day be paid the same as their male counterparts. Stewart voiced the sentiment in an interview published this week by Athletics Weekly, a British track and field journal. Stewart, who retired after more than a decade as one of the world's best sprinters, believes women

  • UWI FC breaks losing streak in RSPL

    December 14, 2018 1:21 AM 2

    UWI FC broke a six game losing streak as they brushed aside Arnett Gardens 3-1 at the Mona Bowl on Thursday. Patrick Brown gave the hosts the lead after 38 minutes. Kemaal Malcolm equalized for Arnett Gardens a minute later to ensure both teams went into the half-time break all square. On the resumption, UWI again went in front through a strike from Patrick

  • Atkinson lands 50m breaststroke title at World Swimming Champs

    December 13, 2018 12:57 AM 5

    Reigning RJR Sports Foundation Sportswoman of the Year, Alia Atkinson continued her dominance of the short course circuit winning the women's 50m breaststroke event at the World Swimming Championship in China on Wednesday. Atkinson who turned 30 on Tuesday, sped to victory in 29.05 seconds, delivering on her favorite’s tag. Ruta Meilutyte of Lituaina

  • DaCosta fights back in trainer's championship race

    December 13, 2018 12:57 AM 5

    Reigning champion Wayne DaCosta staged a fightback on Wednesday's midweek programme at Caymanas Park to cut Anthony "Baba" Nunes' lead by over $450,000 in the race for the trainer's championship. DaCosta who started the day $1.5 million in stakes earnings behind Nunes, landed a double while Nunes managed only one win. DaCosta's winner's included the 9-2 shot Hover

  • 50m breaststroke gold for Atkinson

    December 12, 2018 10:48 PM 3

    Jamaica’s ace female swimmer, Alia Atkinson, clocked 29.05 seconds to win gold in the 50 metres breaststroke at the 2018 FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships in Hangzhou, China today. Atkinson, the world-record holder in the event with 28.56 seconds, defeated arch rival, Lithuania's Ruta Meilutyte, who took silver in 29.38. Italy's Martina

  • Harbour View hoping 'Bibi' will reconsider decision to resign

    December 11, 2018 11:49 PM 7

    Chairman of Harbour view football club, Carvel Stewart, says the club has accepted coach Ricardo "Bibi" Gardner's resignation but is hoping the former Reggae Boy will reconsider his position. Gardner tendered his resignation on Monday but Stewart says it wasn't clear what the reasons were for him to make the move. Stewart says he tried calling Gardner

  • Hope stars with unbeaten 146 as Windies level ODI series

    December 11, 2018 6:56 PM 6

    DHAKA, Bangladesh, CMC – Elegant Shai Hope struck a superb career-best hundred to headline a successful West Indies run chase, as the Caribbean side edged Bangladesh by four wickets in the second One-Day International, to level the three-match series here Tuesday. Under pressure throughout the innings and losing partners, the 25-year-old showcased

  • Stalemate between Toffees, Hornets

    December 11, 2018 4:26 AM 5

    Lucas Digne curled home a free kick in the sixth minute of injury time to earn Everton a 2-2 draw with Watford after a wild second half featuring three goals and a saved penalty in the English Premier League yesterday. Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster kept out a penalty from Gylfi Sigurdsson with the score at 2-1, but barely moved when Digne whipped his free kick into the top corner