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  • Jamaican female officials selected for 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup

    December 4, 2018 10:49 PM 6

    Jamaicans Princess Brown and Stephanie Dale-Yee Singh have been selected among 27 referees and 48 assistant referees from 42 different countries for next year’s FIFA Women's World Cup in France. Both Brown and Yee Singh created history when they officiated in the final of the FIFA Under 17 Women's World Cup in Uruguay recently. The journey to the FIFA Women's

  • Chris Gayle wins $300,000 in defamation settlement

    December 3, 2018 5:40 PM 3

    SYDNEY (AP) — West Indies cricket star Chris Gayle has been awarded $300,000 in damages, three months after a jury found he was defamed in Australian newspaper articles which claimed he had exposed himself indecently to a female masseur. Justice Lucy McCallum levied the damages Monday in a long-awaited ruling after a four-person jury in the New South

  • Powell, Russell blast Warriors to T10 title

    December 3, 2018 4:52 AM 4

    Power-hitters Rovman Powell and Andre Russell both played electrifying innings to help the Northern Warriors capture their first T10 league title with a 22-run victory over Pakhtoons yesterday. Powell smashed a sensational unbeaten 61 from just 25 balls with eight boundaries and four sixes and Russell blazed 38 from 12 deliveries to help the Daren Sammy-led

  • 'Difficult time' ... UWI continue to slide in RSPL

    December 3, 2018 4:52 AM 4

    UWI FC spiralled to their fourth successive defeat in the Red Stripe Premier League yesterday, going down 1-0 to the in-form Cavalier at UWI Bowl. Alex Marshall netted the only goal of the game, 25 minutes into the match, as Cavalier continued their streak in the opposite direction, securing their third straight win on the road. After 10 rounds of matches

  • No separating Saints, Red Devils

    December 2, 2018 5:00 AM 2

    It seemingly needs a sleepy start to a game to jolt Manchester United's players into action these days. Trailing 2-0 after 20 minutes against a team without a win in three months, United recovered to draw 2-2 for a result that leaves Jose Mourinho's side 16 points off the lead in the English Premier League (EPL) after just 14 games. That lead was extended

  • High drama at Diamond Mile as favourite She's A Maneater breaks loose at start

    December 1, 2018 10:42 PM 16

    The drama that was expected to unfold in the Diamond Mile at Caymanas Park was up-ended Saturday afternoon when 3-5 favourite She's A Maneater as declared a non-starter after breaking loose at the starting gates galloping a furlong, then jumping the dummy rail onto the infield. The four-year-old filly then raced towards vehicles parked in the vicinity

  • Never yielding! KC end 32 year Manning Cup drought with 3-2 win over STGC

    December 1, 2018 4:40 AM 6

    Kingston College's (KC) 32 years wait for the prestigious ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup title came to an end at the National Stadium last night after coming from behind to beat arch rival, St George's ironically by a 3-2 scoreline in a dramatic final. The first half took saw a game played at times at a pedestrian pace, and quite rightly, Damani Harris was left unmarked

  • All systems go for Reggae Marathon

    December 1, 2018 4:24 AM 5

    Among the overseas-based marathoners expected to participate in this weekend's Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K in Negril, are two runners from the Tottori Prefecture Marathon in Japan and nearly 400 from the Reggae Runnerz group of the USA. Other runners from more than 30 countries have confirmed their attendance. However, Diane Ellis, Sponsorship

  • Reggae Girls to face France, Germany or England at 2019 World Cup

    November 30, 2018 2:16 AM 5

    The Reggae Girlz will face one of France, Germany, England or Australia in the group stages of the FIFA Women's World Cup next year. The United States and Canada are also in Pot 1 but Jamaica will not face them in the group stages because they play in the same confederation. Jamaica was placed in pot four alongside Argentina, Chile, South Africa, Nigeria

  • JAAA adjusts to address Doha date

    November 29, 2018 4:39 AM 4

    Next year, the National Senior Championships will migrate from its usual late June slot to July 25 to 28 inside the National Stadium. That move is a response to the September 28 start date of the 2019 IAAF World Championships. These details were presented this week as part of the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) schedule for the upcoming