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Stories by Dwayne Extol/Gleaner Writer

Published:Wednesday | March 21, 2018 | 12:00 AMDwayne Extol/Gleaner Writer

Tasked with captaining the famed Purples of North Street, quarter-miler Dashawn Morris has embraced his role as team leader and believes Kingston College's quiet approach to this season helps their 2018 ISSA-GraceKennedy Boys and Girls Athletics...

Published:Tuesday | March 20, 2018 | 12:00 AMDwayne Extol/Gleaner Writer

Competition director George Forbes said that logistical preparations ahead of today's start of the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls' Athletics Championships at the National Stadium, have been going smoothly, and he expects no problems as teams get...

Published:Friday | March 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMDwayne Extol/Gleaner Writer

While not making the team to the Commonwealth Games, G.C. Foster College long jumper Tissanna Hickling is still banking on 2018 to be a successful season."Despite the challenges I had in the early season and missing the Commonwealth team, I'm just...

Published:Thursday | March 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMDwayne Extol/Gleaner Writer

The nation's premier sporting arena is set for a facelift over the next few years and general manager of the facility's management company, Independence Park Limited (IPL), Major Desmon Brown, is looking forward to the improvements."Things are being...

Published:Thursday | January 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMDwayne Extol/Gleaner Writer

When football players are mentioned for national awards, goalscorers tend to grab the headlines. This time around, Reggae Boyz goalkeeper AndrĂˆ Blake makes his first appearance as a nominee for this year's RJRGLEANER Sportsman of the Year Award.The...

Published:Wednesday | January 10, 2018 | 12:00 AMDwayne Extol/Gleaner Writer

Eight-time National men's squash champion Chris Binnie has been nominated for Sportsman of the Year for the first time in his career and the first ever for a squash player.Binnie, track and field athletes Omar McLeod and Usain Bolt, cricketers...

Published:Tuesday | January 9, 2018 | 12:00 AMDwayne Extol/Gleaner Writer

Following her exploits at the 2017 IAAF World Championships, 400m hurdles bronze medallist Ristananna Tracey makes her debut as a nominee for this year's RJRGleaner Sports Foundation National Sportswoman of the Year Award.Tracey's World Championship...

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