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  • All systems go for National Senior and Junior Champs

    June 21, 2018 12:11 AM 4

    The teams to the inaugural Athletics World Cup, the World Under-20 Championships, CAC Games, NACAC Senior Championships and Youth Olympics will be all be chosen from the JAAA Supreme Ventures National Senior and Junior Championships which get underway, this Thursday, at the National Stadium. Olympic champions Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Elaine Thompson

  • Ronaldo scores in Portugal’s 1-0 win, Morocco eliminated

    June 20, 2018 4:28 PM 1

    MOSCOW (AP) — Off the top of his head, Cristiano Ronaldo scored yet another goal, set a European record and eliminated Morocco from the World Cup. The Portugal forward headed in a fourth-minute cross from the right to give Portugal a 1-0 victory on Wednesday. It was his 85th goal for his country, the most for any European player in almost 150 years

  • Host nation moves closer to Round of 16 at FIFA World Cup

    June 19, 2018 11:20 PM 5

    Host nation Russia have virtually booked their spot in the round of 16 stage while Senegal and Japan pulled off upsets on Tuesday’s 6th day of the FIFA Wolrd Cup in Russia. Free-scoring Russia's World Cup dream continued with an emphatic 3-1 victory over Egypt in their second Group A match in St Petersburg. The win gives the hosts six points from their

  • Salah not 100 per cent for Russia game

    June 19, 2018 4:21 AM 2

    Mohamed Salah showed signs of discomfort with his injured left shoulder while taking part in Egypt's final training session before the team's World Cup match against hosts Russia this afternoon. Salah did not appear to be moving his shoulder fully during upper-body exercises yesterday. Moments earlier, Salah took part in light jogging around the St Petersburg

  • Gatlin and Coleman to miss inaugural Athletics World Cup

    June 18, 2018 7:28 PM 5

    World sprint champions Justin Gatlin and Christian Coleman will not be eligible for the Athletics World Cup in London in July after announcing they will not compete in next week's U.S. Championships. The managers for Gatlin, the world 100m champion and Coleman, the world indoor 60m champion and record holder, both told reporters their clients would not run in the American

  • Lukaku on the double as Belgium blank Panama at Russia 2018

    June 18, 2018 7:28 PM 5

    Belgium thrashed World Cup debutants Panama 3-0 in their Group G opener as the Fifa World Cup in Russia moved into day five on Monday. The Belgians who dominated the contest, were given the lead through a brilliant volley from Dries Mertens in the 47th minute after the first half ended goalless. Romelu Lukaku then netted a double after finding the net in the 69th and 75th minutes

  • Dunbeholden and Barbican move closer to Premier League qualification

    June 18, 2018 7:05 PM 4

    Dunbeholden and Barbican are a win away from the nation's top flight after Sunday’s results in the JFF/Magnum Premier League playoffs. Dunbeholden were held to a 0-0 draw by Mount Pleasant at Drax Hall and moved to 8 points in the four team table. Meanwhile, a 16th minute strike from Andrew Christie led hosts barbican to a 1-0 win over Wadadah to go level

  • Barbican keep pace in Promotion playoff

    June 18, 2018 4:43 AM 4

    Barbican FC head coach Wayne Campbell is happy for his team's 1-0 win against Wadadah FC but disappointed with their performance in the Magnum/Charley's JB/JFF Premier League promotion play-off series at the Barbican Complex yesterday. Barbican earned the victory courtesy of a strike by midfielder Andrew Christie in the 16th minute. The winners squandered

  • Christopher Taylor poised for 400m history

    June 18, 2018 4:43 AM 5

    A new champion will be crowned in the men's 400m race this Sunday at the JAAA National Senior Athletics Championships at the National Stadium as defending champion Nathan Allen will not be competing. Allen and his University of Auburn teammate Akeem Bloomfield, the second-fastest Jamaican 400m sprinter this season (43.94 seconds), confirmed their absence

  • Bailey-Cole continues good form

    June 18, 2018 4:43 AM 1

    THE country's top local senior and junior athletes warmed up for this weekend's JAAA National Athletics Championships after creditable performances during the fifth All Comers Meet at the National Stadium on Saturday. Former Commonwealth Games 100m champion Kemar Bailey-Cole continued his progress this season with a good win in his pet event. Bailey-Cole