|Bomber explodes in Derby
THE BOMBER, ridden by leading all-time jockey and 'Hall of Famer' Winston 'Fanna' Griffiths, O.D., floored the odds on howling favourite RUM TALK to win the 87th running of the $4.25 million Digicel Jamaica Derby in...
Interesting recommendations by Gavaskar, Holding and co
THE NEW ICC Cricket Committee held a two-day meeting in Dubai on Wednesday and Thursday and at the end, there were some recommendations that could see some interesting changes in the game of cricket - particularly so in the one-day version.
Manchester close in on first innings over JDF
Former champions Manchester are on the verge of taking first-innings points over Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) in their fifth round Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) Super Cup match at Up Park Camp.
Impressive win for Campbell
VERONICA CAMPBELL avenged her defeat to American Tori Edwards at the adidas Track Classic two weeks ago with an impressive victory at yesterday's Reebok Grand Prix meet in New York City.In another competitive showdown, Campbell, winner of two gold...
Crunch time for top three
WESTERN BUREAU: IT COULD well become a do-or-die situation for joint leaders Granville, Sporting Central and St. George's as a negative result for any of them in this afternoon's crucial penultimate round of matches in the Wray & Nephew NPL play-offs could wreck their qualification chances.
Mauresmo's hopes shattered again
PARIS (Reuters): AMELIE MAURESMO'S faint hopes of winning her home grand slam ended in heartache once more yesterday, her French Open dreams shredded by a familiar Czech foe.On a day when Rafael Nadal, Maria Sharapova and Svetlana Kuznetsova strolled...
Powell, Wariner in 200m showdown
NEW YORK, (CMC): WORLD 100-METRES record holder Jamaican Asafa Powell is set to face off against current Olympic and World 400m champion Jeremy Wariner of the United States on June 10 in the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Oregon.Instead of competing in...
Edwards floored by judges
HEAVYWEIGHT KENNETH Edwards yesterday put on an impressive display of power kicking, which awed the crowd watching his first-round sparring contest against Germany's Demi Hodusov at the International Taekwon-Do Federation...
Numbers game works against J'cans
JAMAICA'S 20-MAN delegation to the 15th International Taekwon-Do Federation (ITF) World Championship represents a fraction of the more than 2,000 athletes and officials gathered for the most practised martial art in the world.
Morton's double ton lifts WI
DURHAM CITY, England (CMC): RUNAKO MORTON stroked an aggressive double century as the West Indies lifted their gloom with a strong batting performance on the second day of their three-day tour match against the MCC XI yesterday.