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Published:Thursday | March 26, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Christopher Smart, coach of last year's beaten finalists, St Catherine Racers, is expressing confidence in his team's chances of winning this year's Netball Jamaica/Berger Paints Elite League.The Racers, who were beaten by champions Kingston Humming...

Published:Tuesday | March 24, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

"We are the perennial underdogs, and we are comfortable operating from this standpoint."Those are the ominous words of Jamaica's College (JC) track and field head coach, Orville Brown, who noted that they are fit and ready to seize upon any...

Published:Sunday | March 22, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Former national captain Simone Forbes is set to make her debut today in the Berger Elite League when her St Ann Orchids take on last year's beaten finalists, St Catherine Racers, at the Leila Robinson Courts.The match, which is set to start at 6 p.m...

Published:Friday | March 20, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Defending champions Kingston Humming Birds and the Manchester Spurs will clash in today's opening match of the 2015 staging of the Berger Paints Elite Netball League. The match, which will be played at the Leila Robinson Courts, is set to start at 7:...

Published:Tuesday | March 17, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Netball Jamaica's general manager, Karen Anderson, said the Berger Paints Elite League will begin on Friday at the Leila Robinson Courts with two matches.The competition should have started last Friday, but was postponed due to smoke from the...

Published:Sunday | March 15, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Jamaica's head coach, Omar Edwards, said there will be no holding back when the young Reggae Boyz tackle the United States of America (USA) for a spot in the 2015 FIFA Under-17 World Cup today.Both teams will face off in the CONCACAF play-off game...

Published:Saturday | March 14, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

The smoke hanging over Kingston and St Andrew, and some parts of St Catherine from a large fire at the Riverton City dump has forced the postponement of the launch and opening matches in the Berger Elite League. The situation has made it difficult...

Published:Friday | March 13, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

The Leila Robinson Courts will be buzzing with excitement this evening when defending champions Kingston Humming Birds take on St Catherine Racers in the opening match of the 2015 staging of the Berger Paints Elite League.The match is set to start...

Published:Thursday | March 12, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Jill McIntosh, Netball Jamaica's (NJ) technical director, is set to arrive in the island on March 31 to continue her work with the Sunshine Girls, who are currently preparing for the World Cup. This year's World Cup tournament will be held in Sydney...

Published:Tuesday | March 10, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Karen Anderson, general manager of Netball Jamaica, said the Sunshine Girls stand to benefit significantly from playing this year's Berger Paints Elite League, as they continue their preparations for this year's Netball Cup tournament.The Elite...

Published:Sunday | March 8, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Jamaica's Under-17 footballers will take on regional rivals Trinidad and Tobago in a Group A encounter in the FIFA CONCACAF Under-17 Championships in Honduras today at 4 p.m.In the group's other games, Cuba will tackle Guatemala at 6:30 p.m. before...

Published:Friday | March 6, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Former Sunshine Girls captain, Simone Forbes, is set to make her debut in this year's Netball Jamaica(NJ)/Berger Paints Eilte competition this after she was selected by the St Ann Orchids in Wednesday's draft. The Orchids, who will be coached by...

Published:Tuesday | March 3, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Jorginho 'Moon Man' James, the Harbour View Football Club (HVFC) player who has represented the national senior football team and scored, is now in Finland on a one-month trial stint with a Premier League club. Clyde Jureidini, general manager, HVFC...

Published:Friday | February 27, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

President of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF), Captain Horace Burrell, said work on a new dormitory at the JFF Football Academy will commence at the University of the West Indies campus next month.The dormitory, which will house 52 individuals...

Published:Thursday | February 26, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Netball Jamaica (NJ) Berger Paints Elite League is set to shoot off on Friday, March 13 at the Leila Robinson Courts. This will be preceded by the player-draft, which will be held next Wednesday.Karen Anderson, general manager (NJ), told The Gleaner...

Published:Tuesday | February 24, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Janet Guy, assistant coach of Mico B, credited hard work and dedication for her team's success in this year's JN/Sunshine Open League netball competition.Mico B captured their first Open League title on Saturday, with a nail-biting 32-31 victory...

Published:Saturday | February 21, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Jamalco and Mico B will clash in today's final of the JN/Sunshine Open League at the St Andrew High School, starting at 5:30 p.m.The match will be preceded by the Junior League final between Molynes United A and Blades A at 4:30 p.m.The Open League...

Published:Tuesday | February 17, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Newly-elected president of the Jamaica Basketball Association (JaBA) Dr Mark Broomfield is calling on corporate Jamaica to support the national Under-17 team ahead of its two-match series against a Cayman Islands high school team.The Caymanians, who...

Published:Friday | February 13, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

With their scheduled series against Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago now in doubt, Jamaica's Sunshine Girls have turned to a group of male netballers for intense competition ahead of this year's Netball World Cup.Netball Jamaica president Marva...

Published:Saturday | February 7, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey


 


The University of the West Indies (UWI) and Real Mona will meet in today’s top-of-the-table clash in the Jamaica National/Kingston and St Andrew Football Association (KSAFA) Super League competition.

The match will be playe...

Published:Tuesday | February 3, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Published:Saturday | January 31, 2015 | 12:01 AMRobert Bailey

Calabar High captured the ISSA/Under-19 and Under-16 all-island basketball titles at the GC Foster College in St Catherine yesterday.

Published:Friday | January 30, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Published:Thursday | January 29, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

President of Netball Jamaica, Marva Bernard, says her administration is awaiting confirmation of an upcoming Test series against Trinidad

Published:Tuesday | January 27, 2015 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Reigning Southern Conference champions, Calabar and St Jago high schools, will clash in today's semi-final of the Inter-Secondary Schools

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