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Published:Sunday | March 5, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Former Reggae Boy, Walter 'Blacker' Boyd, rolled back the years at the National Stadium last Friday night with a vintage display for the Jamaica All-Stars team, as they clipped a the Brazil All-Stars XI 2-1 at the 'Share The Love' exhibition match....

Published:Saturday | March 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

For Petersfield High School's track and field head coach, Machell Woolery, "Life is about choice, so whatyou miss today affects you tomorrow."This has been his guiding principle since his days as a student at G.C. Foster College in Angels, St...

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

Jermaine 'Teddy' Johnson netted a 24-minute brace, grabbing goals in the 43rd and 67th minutes as Tivoli Gardens defeated Portmore United 2-1 at the Edward Seaga Complex, ending a two-game losing streak.After back-to-back defeats to UWI and Harbour...

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

Kaheem Parris' 80th- minute strike gave Jamaica's under-17s a 1-0 win over Cuba in the second game of their two-match friendly series at the Jamaica Football Federation Technical Centre yesterday.The young Reggae Boyz were again the better of the...

Published:Tuesday | February 28, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

A group of 13 players and three officials from the Pembroke Hall High School will leave the island this Friday for the 12th Annual Bazooka Soccer College Showcase at the Northwest Complex Apopka, Florida in the United States, from March 4-5. The...

Published:Tuesday | February 28, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica Under-17 men's football team coach Andrew Edwards says they will be looking to improve their finishing and defensive application when they take on Cuba in the second match of their two-game friendly series at the JFF Technical Centre, today...

Published:Monday | February 27, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Despite playing without top players Alex Marshall, Swane Thompson and George Pinnock, Cavalier Football Club cruised to a 2-0 win over Browns Town to claim the Magnum/KSAFA Super League midseason title and $50,000 cash prize at Constant Spring on...

Published:Monday | February 27, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica's under-17 men's football team had to settle for a 1-1 draw with Cuba in the first of their two friendlies at Winchester Park yesterday. Ribaldo Roldan put Cuba ahead from the penalty spot eight minutes into the second half, but Ricardo...

Published:Saturday | February 25, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

After below par performances against their United States and Canadian counterparts, Jamaica Under-17 coach Andrew Edwards says they are looking for marked improvements when they take on Cuba in another two game practice series starting on Sunday at...

Published:Friday | February 24, 2017 | 12:29 AMLivingston Scott

Reggae Boyz team manager Roy Simpson says the Jamaica Football Federation is hoping to use the current crop of local national invitees to improve the general professionalism among players in their respective clubs.Simpson said when players are on...

Published:Thursday | February 23, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Rusea's female title success at last week's Western Championships came as a surprise for many, but coach Roderick Miles says it's been in the making after a collaborative effort from the entire school community.The Lucea, Hanover-based school...

Published:Wednesday | February 22, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

The St Catherine Football Association (SCFA) has launched an investigation after a shot was reportedly fired during a fracas between players and fans of Newland and New Raiders FC during a Major League match on Monday.The contest, which took place...

Published:Tuesday | February 21, 2017 | 9:34 PMLivingston Scott

Livingston Scott, Gleaner Writer Jamaica rebounded from their opening game defeat to Belize in the 2017 CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championship being held at Malcolm Beach, Nassau in The Bahamas, by scoring a resounding 6-3 win over Guyana in their...

Published:Tuesday | February 21, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Former national football coach, Carl Brown, praised current trainer Theodore Whitmore for his faith in young players and giving them the opportunity to prove themselves. Whitmore started three 19 year olds, in Shamar Nicholson, Kevon Lambert...

Published:Monday | February 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jason McKay, CEO of McKay Security, says the electricity bill at Caymanas Park has been lowered by more than $4 million over the last few years, helped largely by a continued effort to control illegal connections from neighbouring communities to the...

Published:Thursday | February 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

A historic partnership was forged at the Delgado Health Centre yesterday, with the signing of a three-year agreement worth $21.6 million ($7.2 million per season), between the Kingston and St Andrew Football Association (KSAFA) and Delgado Health...

Published:Thursday | February 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Reggae Boyz captain Je-vaughn Watson says the new look Jamaica team set to take on Honduras today in an international friendly at BBVA Compass stadium in Texas, USA, at 8:30 p.m. Jamaica time, is on the right path and he expects an improved...

Published:Wednesday | February 15, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

International umpire Sylvester Campbell believes there is a need for more top-level local persons fit to coach the national team and is imploring Netball Jamaica to increase the pace at which they are turning out international-level tacticians.The...

Published:Tuesday | February 14, 2017 | 12:05 AMLivingston Scott

Portmore United, Boys' Town and Maverley-Hughenden do not have the luxury of hosting games at their home grounds, and each of the teams has suffered in one way or another because of this.Craig Walters, president of Maverley-Hughenden, said its field...

Published:Monday | February 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Last August, the decision was taken to include surfing as an Olympic sport, adding it to the 2022 Games in Tokyo, Japan.According to Jamaica Surfing Association President Billy Wilmot, his association will push the International Olympic Committee (...

Published:Thursday | February 9, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Surfing is alive and well, says Jamaica Surfing Association president Billy Wilmot, when recently quizzed on the present status of the sport locally.Wilmot told The Gleaner that over the last year the increase in the number of youngsters gravitating...

Published:Thursday | February 9, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Embattled INSPORTS administrative director Ian Andrews has accused the agency's board of directors of victimising him for adhering to the organisation's guidelines and protocols and has called on Sports Minister Olivia Grange to intervene after he...

Published:Wednesday | February 8, 2017 | 11:07 PMLivingston Scott

Two new additions to Reggae Boyz squad..Kingston College and Harbour View midfielder Fabian Grant and Portland Timbers' midfielder Andre Lewis both get their first call up to the senior Reggae Boyz squad which take on Central American side Honduras...

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...

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