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  • St Ann rivals square off in Magnum semi-final play-offs

    April 21, 2018 5:17 AM

    St. Ann arch-rivals Mount Pleasant FC and Priory Academy will kick-off the Magnum Eastern Confederation Super League semi-final play-offs at Drax Hall, St. Ann this afternoon, beginning at 3 p.m. The second semi-final will match Portland's St. George's United against St. Mary's Albion Mountain, at Lynch Park in Buff Bay, Portland, tomorrow, also at 3 p.m. Today's

  • Top class stars for Racers Grand Prix

    April 20, 2018 5:16 AM 3

    A rematch between Commonwealth Games women's 200 metres gold medallist Shaunae Miller-Uibo of the Bahamas and silver medal winner, Jamaica's Shericka Jackson, will be one of the highlights of the third staging of the Racers Grand Prix which is scheduled for June 9 at the National Stadium. "We will have a very pulsating and exciting three hours of competition

  • Canada's El-Sinawi scores dramatic win

    April 20, 2018 5:00 AM 3

    "I told you that he would lose," said a happy Waseem El-Sinawi on Wednesday night after he had scored a dramatic second-round technical knockout victory over Jamaica's Ramel Lewis, in the third week of the Wray & Nephew Contender series at the Chinese Benevolent Association auditorium. After losing the first round on all the scorecards of the judges

  • STETHS regain Spalding Cup

    April 20, 2018 4:41 AM 4

    St Elizabeth Technical were crowned all island champions of the ISSA Grace Spalding Cup, beating urban area champions Innswood High on first innings points in the three day final at STETHS. Resuming Thursday’s third and final day of 123-8 and needing 42 more runs to take first innings, Innswood were dismissed for 130, giving STETHS a 35 run lead. Carlos

  • Local and overseas stars confirmed for Racers Grand Prix

    April 20, 2018 12:28 AM 4

    World sprint hurdles record holder Aries Merritt of the United States and Rio Olympics 400m champion Shaunae Miller-Uibo of the Bahamas headline the list of international stars confirmed so far for the third staging of the JN Racers Grand Prix set for Saturday, June 9 at the National Stadium. President of Racers Track Club and Chairman of the Organizing

  • Door closing on All Age and Junior High Champs

    April 19, 2018 5:00 AM 5

    Minister of Sports Olivia Grange said this year's staging of the INSPORTS All-Age and Junior High Athletics Championships will be the last. Grange, who made the announcement during yesterday's launch, which was held at the hospitality room at the National Stadium, said they have turned their focus on improving the Primary Athletics Championships

  • Spin dominate play in Spalding Cup

    April 19, 2018 5:00 AM 4

    The 2018 edition of the ISSA Spalding Cup has been dominated by spin bowling over the first two days of action at the St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) Sports Complex, this after off-spinner Jeavor Royal's six wickets for 50 runs helped to dismiss Headley Cup winners STETHS for 165 runs. In reply, Grace Shield champions Innswood High School

  • Langer set to be appointed Australia's new cricket coach

    April 19, 2018 3:13 AM 3

    Former opening batsman Justin Langer is set to be appointed Australia’s new head coach. Langer would replace Darren Lehmann, who stepped down as head coach of the test team in March following the Australian ball-tampering scandal. Cricket Australia’s board will ratify Langer's appointment on Friday. However, Cricket Australia says no appointment has been made and that no candidate

  • Cavalier youngster named in Reggae Boyz training squad

    April 19, 2018 3:13 AM 4

    Cavalier player Clifton Woodbine has received his first call up to the senior national team as he is part of Jamaica's 20-man training squad for upcoming friendlies in the Leeward Islands. Kaheem Parris, Alex Marshall and Chevonne Marsh are the other Cavalier players in the squad. The full squad reads: Amal Knight, Damion Hyatt, Ladale Richie, Javain

  • Arnett and Portmore United have home advantage for CFU Club Championship

    April 19, 2018 3:13 AM 4

    Outgoing Red Stripe Premier League champions Arnett Gardens and this year's finalist Portmore United will have home advantage in the upcoming Caribbean Club Championship after the Caribbean Football Union announced that the final round will be held in Jamaica from May 11-16. Portmore and Arnett who qualified for the final round in February, will go up against