Sun | Oct 21, 2018

SPORTS: Fraser-Pryce statue to be unveiled tomorrow

Published:Saturday | October 13, 2018 | 10:34 AM
Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

Jamaica’s world and Olympic sprint champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is to have her statue unveiled tomorrow.

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is scheduled to present the statue during a ceremony at the National Stadium, the Sports Ministry announced yesterday.

Sports Minister Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange is also expected to participate.

Fraser-Pryce is one of Jamaica’s most decorated female athletes with several gold medals at the Olympic Games and the World Athletic Championships.

The Sports Ministry says this is the second statue to be completed under the Jamaica 55 Legacy Programme. 

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