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Published:Wednesday | February 8, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Boys' Town coach Andrew Price believes 19 year-old players Shamar Nicholson and Jourdaine Fletcher, will benefit from heightened confidence after their recent Reggae Boyz debuts.Price, who warned that both players should see this as a stepping stone...

Published:Tuesday | February 7, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) has announced that the National Under-17 men's football team will be based in a three-month residential camp until they depart for the CONCACAF final-round qualifiers in April.For some time, head coach Andrew...

Published:Tuesday | February 7, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

A release from the Ministry of Culture, Entertainment, Gender and Sports said the Lloyd Pommells-led board of directors of the Institute of Sports (INSPORTS) has suspended Ian Andrews, its administrative director, albeit with pay, pending an...

Published:Monday | February 6, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

St Catherine Cricket Club's Oraine Williams believes he is getting closer to a West Indies call-up, following his 146 runs against Kingston Cricket Club on Saturday.The knock was crucial as St Catherine CC registered their third successive hold on...

Published:Saturday | February 4, 2017 | 12:13 AMLivingston Scott

Table tennis president, Godfrey Lothian, who was returned unopposed at the Table Tennis Jamaica council elections on Tuesday, says there will be a motion to extend each administrative term from three to four years when the annual general meeting (...

Published:Thursday | February 2, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

The Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) player development programme, will have a new twist this year, after the local beer giant's partnership with Nike.The American sports apparel company will send a team to conduct advance fitness and structured...

Published:Wednesday | February 1, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

West Indies cricketer Andre Russell left the Jamaica Conference Centre yesterday furious and disappointed after he was handed a one-year ban by a three-man independent disciplinary panel for a whereabouts violation in 2015.The all-rounder looked...

Published:Tuesday | January 31, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

West Indies all rounder Andre Russell will know his fate this morning when the Independent Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel meet at the Jamaica Conference Centre at 10.00 a.m., to pass a decision in the matter of the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission's (...

Published:Tuesday | January 31, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Over a year ago, Montego Bay United became the first local football club to stream its games live via YouTube, and club president Orville Powell says that it is time for other clubs to do the same if they are serious about development and exposing...

Published:Sunday | January 29, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaican female sprinter and bobsleigher, Carrie Russell, dreams of becoming the nation's first medallist at both the winter and summer Olympic Games following Jamaica's historic performance at the North American Cup Bobsled Championship in Lake...

Published:Saturday | January 28, 2017 | 12:12 AMLivingston Scott

In 2013, the People's National Party-led government of the time announced that GC Foster College of Physical Education and Sport would assume responsibility for the neglected Sligoville Stadium, a gift from the Chinese government, which was...

Published:Saturday | January 28, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

The Red Stripe Premier League's top goalscorer 19-year-old Shamar Nicholson of Boys' Town and 2016 schoolboy sensation, Jourdaine Fletcher of Cornwall College and Montego Bay United, head the list of nine local-based players included in the Reggae...

Published:Friday | January 27, 2017 | 12:54 AMLivingston Scott

Coach Ludlow Barker says Calabar High are now setting their sights on lifting a third consecutive all island title after  beating Camperdown High, in game three of the ISSA Southern Conference schools basketball final at G.C. Foster on...

Published:Wednesday | January 25, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica's top equestrian for 2016 and the continuous face of Jamaica showjumping, Julian Hyde, says his focus for this year will be coaching and bringing new talent to the fore in an effort to give back to the sport.However, he still holds ambitions...

Published:Wednesday | January 25, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Netball Jamaica president, Dr Paula Daley-Morris, says she has no preference as it relates to a male or female coach noting that the best candidate will be selected for the senior Sunshine Girls head coaching job.Speaking on the Girls' Sports Club...

Published:Saturday | January 21, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Even though most schools have implemented rules and regulations to curb the bleaching phenomenon such as banning offending student-athletes from school representation, it is still a problem they have to deal with continuously.The extend of bleaching...

Published:Saturday | January 21, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

The massive and intense media attention schoolboy football has garnered recently has highlighted many aspiring young, talented players and has turned many into overnight stars.However, these regularly televised schoolboy football matches have...

Published:Saturday | January 21, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Tyreke Sutherland and Chrissette Miller both attend the same prominent Corporate Area high school. They are both ardent 'bleachers' who represent the school in sports - Sutherland in football, with Miller wearing the colours on the netball court....

Published:Saturday | January 21, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Competitions Director at the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) George Forbes notes that the organisation does not have a position on student-athletes bleaching their skin and insists that it is the schools who have to address the...

Published:Thursday | January 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Table Tennis Jamaica President Godfrey Lothian wants to make Jamaica into what he describes as a "table tennis nation", and he expects highly regarded Japanese coach Satoshi Takashima to help make this dream possible.Lothian told The Gleaner that...

Published:Thursday | January 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Chairman of the St Catherine Referees Association Oneil Clayton has called on the Franklyn Brown-led Jamaica Football Referees Association (JFRA) administration to resign. Clayton stated that referees islandwide are disgruntled about how their...

Published:Wednesday | January 18, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

New national table tennis coach, Satoshi Takashima, wants to take his two years in charge of the national programme to develop the island's best talents, promote the sports and make Jamaica more competitive internationally.Takashima, a former...

Published:Tuesday | January 17, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Last year, Jaheel Hyde accomplished two of his main objectives by defending his IAAF World Under-20 400 meters hurdles title and making the Jamaica Olympic team to Rio, Brazil. However, for the year 2017, the former Wolmer's Boys' athlete is aiming...

Published:Monday | January 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

The frustration at Waterhouse Football Club in this season's Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) continues to build, as they went down 2-0 to Reno in an uninspiring performance at their Drewsland base. It was their fifth loss from 10 home matches....

Published:Thursday | January 12, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Local football experts Bradley Stewart and Clyde Jurideini strongly believe the recently assembled Reggae Boyz squad, which contains seven new players, in preparation for the Caribbean Cup semi-finals in June and the CONCACAF Gold Cup in July, has...

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