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Published:Wednesday | July 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Outspoken Montego Bay United Football Club president, Orville Powell, strongly believes that the next Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) boss should come from within football and insists that his support would go to the candidate he thinks can make...

Published:Tuesday | July 18, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Interim Jamaica Cycling Federation (JCF) president, Dennis Chung, is expected to be elected to the role permanently when the annual general meeting (AGM) takes places in August.Chung was given the role temporarily after less delegates than expected...

Published:Monday | July 17, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Table Tennis Jamaica will end a five-year hiatus from the Caribbean-Table Tennis Championships, as a 13 man delegation is set to leave the island today for Cuba for the 59th staging of the tournament.President Godfrey Lothian explained that they...

Published:Saturday | July 15, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Reggae Boyz captain Je-vaughn Watson says the group of players at the Gold Cup is arguably the most disciplined set of players he has played with in his ten years with the national team.Watson added that he believes that element is making the...

Published:Saturday | July 15, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica's Reggae Boyz have come under heavy criticism for the poor attacking display in their Gold Cup match against Mexico on Thursday, despite holding the group and tournament favourites to a 0-0 draw in their top-of-the-table clash.However, local...

Published:Saturday | July 8, 2017 | 12:11 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica senior men's football team, 23 man strong, departed the island yesterday for the for the CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament in the United States. The Theodore Whitmore coached Reggae Boyz, who recently lost the CFU Caribbean Cup final 2-1 to...

Published:Saturday | July 8, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Sprinter Jason's Livermore's manager, Lorenzo Sandcroft, said the athlete is more concerned about his injury, which has prevented him from competing at the recent National Senior Championships, than the doping violation he is now charged with. At...

Published:Wednesday | July 5, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Arnett Gardens Football Club's president, Patrick Roberts, says Mark Golding is not the club's chairman and has no authority at this time to make changes to its administrative structure.In a report in The Gleaner yesterday Golding, the chairman of...

Published:Tuesday | July 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

New Arnett Gardens football club chairman, Mark Golding, says increasing the professionalism throughout the club and emphasising youth development will be his mandate in the role. Golding, assumed office last Wednesday, the day, former chairman Omar...

Published:Tuesday | July 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

The Jamaica Football Federation's (JFF) head of competitions and facilities overseer, Ian Kemble, insisted that no investigation will be launched into the Cavalier/Sandals Premier League play-off match amidst suggestions that the integrity of Sunday...

Published:Monday | July 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

New Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) interim president Bruce Gaynor wants to make a big impact in his two months in the role. The former St James Football Association president says he intend to use his time in office to build on what former...

Published:Saturday | July 1, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaican businessman Chris Dehring said his comments in a recent radio interview was taken out on context, and although he is willing to support the development of Jamaica's football in any way possible, he is not interested in running for the...

Published:Wednesday | June 28, 2017 | 12:14 AMLivingston Scott

Newly elected Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) president, Christopher Samuda, has promised changes when he fully assumes office.Samuda, who defeated Vishu Tolan 20-16 for the JOA leadership at the association's annual general meeting at the JOA...

Published:Tuesday | June 27, 2017 | 7:11 PMLivingston Scott

Attorney Christopher Samuda was on Tuesday voted in as the new president of the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA). Samuda, who served as Secretary General under the immediate past president Mike Fennell, who did not seek re-election after 40 years...

Published:Tuesday | June 27, 2017 | 12:12 AMLivingston Scott

Outgoing Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) president Mike Fennell promises a smooth transition of power for the incoming leadership and gives both presidential candidates, Vishu Tolan and Christopher Samuda, the vote of confidence to build on the...

Published:Sunday | June 25, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica's Reggae Boyz will meet Curacao in the Caribbean Cup final this evening at 6:30 (Jamaica time) at the Stade Pierre Aliker in Fort de France, Martinique.The Jamaican coaches expect a tough match. In an interview last Friday, Reggae Boyz...

Published:Saturday | June 24, 2017 | 12:34 AMLivingston Scott

Former Netball Jamaica president, Marva Bernard, said when the call came from, aspiring Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) president, Vishu Tolan, to run on his team as general secretary, she couldn't ignore it because sports administration is what...

Published:Saturday | June 24, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

The poor weather which affected the island last weekend put a damper on the inaugural BMW Jamaica Golf Classic at Cinnamon Hill in Montego Bay, but president of the Jamaica Golf Association, Peter Chin, believes the tournament still has immense...

Published:Wednesday | June 21, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Sports surfaces in Jamaica could be in for a dramatic upgrade, if the turf management seminar being hosted at Half Moon hotel in Montego Bay today, has the desired effect organisers are hoping for.David Mais who is one of the organisers, said they...

Published:Tuesday | June 20, 2017 | 12:09 AMLivingston Scott

Table Tennis Jamaica (TTJ) President Godfrey Lothian has described the recent multimillion-dollar, four-year sponsorship deal with India-based international sports goods exporter Stag as "one of the best deals Table Tennis Jamaica ever got in its...

Published:Saturday | June 17, 2017 | 12:10 AMLivingston Scott

Former director of Jamaica's football, Vin Blaine, said the passing of Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) president captain Horace Burrell did not influence his recent decision to resign from the post and take up his new role as Technical Director of...

Published:Saturday | June 17, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Veteran national senior football, Jermaine 'Teddy' Johnson, believes the egos of young, upcoming players is the biggest obstacle in their careers.Speaking on Hitz 92FM's Girls' Sports Club recently, Johnson said young players lose sight of the big...

Published:Wednesday | June 14, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Kaleise Spencer's lawyer, Paul Greene, said the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission (JADCO) case against the hurdles star should not have been brought to the Independent Anti-Doping panel, and he was always confident she would be vindicated.Yesterday, at...

Published:Tuesday | June 13, 2017 | 10:05 PMLivingston Scott

Livingston Scott, Gleaner Writer Peru scored a comfortable 3-1 win over the Reggae Boyz at the Estadio Monumental de la UNSA in Arequipa, Peru, in Tuesday night's friendly international. The South Americans dominated the entire contest, making...

Published:Tuesday | June 13, 2017 | 3:46 PMLivingston Scott

Jamaican 400m hurdler Kaliese Spencer was on Tuesday cleared by the Independent Anti-doping Disciplinary Panel, of charges she had refused to provide a sample for testing, meaning she will be able to...

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