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  • 'Baba' Nunes lands feature to cut DaCosta's lead in trainer's championship

    November 25, 2018 1:36 AM 7

    The title-chasing jockey/trainer combination of Dick Cardenas and Anthony "Baba" Nunes landed the 12th running of the Pick 3 Super Challenge Trophy with the 1-2 favourite Corazon over 7 furlongs at Caymanas Park on Saturday. The 2 year old bay filly Corazon returned 1 minute, 26.3 to win by a-length-and-a-quarter over the 14-1 chance Lady Blue in what was the 12th running

  • Gymnastics Classic set for this weekend

    November 24, 2018 4:41 AM 7

    The third staging of the Jamaica Classic for gymnastics is scheduled for this weekend at the National Indoor Sports Centre, and president of the Jamaica Amateur Gymnastics Association (JAGA) Nicole Grant-Brown said over 600 gymnasts are down to compete. The competition, which is organised by the Jamaica School of Gymnastics and the association, starts

  • Corazon is the one for Pick-3 Super Challenge

    November 24, 2018 4:41 AM 8

    TITLE-chasing Anthony Nunes has this afternoon's Pick 3 Super Challenge Trophy by the scruff of the neck, attempting an ambitious exacta with unbeaten ante-post favourite CORAZON and speedy stablemate JUICE MAN, a feat that could wipe out the $2.68 million in stakes by which he trails champion Wayne DaCosta in the trainers' standings. With DaCosta sitting

  • Windies and Bangladesh in tense opening test battle

    November 24, 2018 2:02 AM 7

    The opening test between the West Indies and Bangladesh remains evenly poised after two days with the home team struggling at 55-5 in their 2nd innings reply at stumps in Chittagong, an overall lead of 133 runs. Mushfiqur Rahim was on 11 not out for the Bangladeshis at the close of a day in which 17 wickets fell. Jomel Warrican has so far taken 2-22 and Roston

  • Ben Francis KO final suspended due to rain

    November 24, 2018 2:02 AM 6

    Charlemont High will have to wait until Tuesday to see if they will be named champions of the ISSA Ben Francis Cup knockout competition after the final against petersfield was called off due to a waterlogged field at the Juici Complex in Clarendon on Friday. Darren Wildman opened the scoring for Charlemont in the 13th minute before Howard Barker doubled

  • Junior players Christie, Walker capture National Blitz titles

    November 23, 2018 5:00 AM 5

    The 2018 National Blitz Chess Championship concluded with a thrilling finale at the Signature Suite of the Medallion Hall Hotel on Sunday, November 18, as FIDE Master (FM) Joshua Christie and Lontae Walker came out victorious in the showpiece event. Blitz chess, which is akin to a 100 metres race in track and field, sees the player who has the quicker

  • Atletico's Costa in scoring slump ahead of Barcelona clash

    November 23, 2018 5:00 AM 3

    With his imposing frame, aggressive attitude, and talent for scoring difficult goals, Diego Costa has rightfully earned his reputation as a terror for defenders. But that status is in serious danger after a scoring drought in the Spanish league that dates back to February. The 30-year-old Costa hasn't scored in nine appearances for AtlÈtico Madrid in the league

  • Rules panel aims to give GKs more freedom

    November 23, 2018 5:00 AM 3

    World football's rule-making panel wants to give goalkeepers more freedom to move when facing a penalty. Currently, the Laws of the Game state that goalkeepers "must remain on the goal line ... until the ball has been kicked." The panel, known as IFAB, proposed yesterday that goalkeepers should need "only one foot on the goal line when a penalty is taken"

  • Schoolgirls netball: Holmwood set to extend winning run

    November 23, 2018 5:00 AM 5

    DEFENDING senior champions Holmwood Technical and junior champions Denbigh High will be seeking to extend their winning records when quarterfinal action in the Inter-secondary Schools sports Association (ISSA) rural schoolgirls netball competition gets under way today at Manchester High. After a dominant season so far where they have overwhelmed all their

  • Gayle fails in opening T10 contest in Sharja

    November 23, 2018 2:23 AM 7

    Chris Gayle was dismissed for a second ball duck in his second game of the T10 Cricket League as his side the Kerala Kings suffered a nine wicket defeat to Denesh Ramdin and the Sindhis franchise in Sharjah on Thursday. After being sent into bat, the Kings posted 103-7 from their 10 overs with Wayne Parnell top- scoring with 59 runs from 24 balls. Jamaican