RIO DE JANEIRO:A glittering collection of the world's greatest Olympic and Paralympic stars have been nominated for the 2013 Laureus World Sports Awards, following a ballot by the world's media.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados:Cricket fans around the Caribbean and the world will get an opportunity to see their favourite players parade their skills in a regional Twenty20 franchise-based club league next year.
Defender Christopher Harvey succeeded where others - presumably more equipped - failed, when he headed home a game-winning goal for Harbour View in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) top-of-the-table clash against Portmore United at the Harbour View Mini Stadium on Sunday night.
WESTERN BUREAU:Montego Bay United Football Club's (MBUFC) goalkeeper Jacomeno Barrett gave Cavalier a first-half gift, but the Kingston-based team gave back a share of the gift in the second half as the teams played out a 1-1 draw at Montego Bay Sports Complex on Sunday night.
WESTERN BUREAU:Village United clawed their way past a determined Petersfield FC 3-2 in a fiery Captain's Bakery and Grill Western Confed Super League football match on Sunday, to rebound from their opening-round loss to Wadadah and in the process picked up their first points of the young season.
Jamaica's top-notch swimmer, Alia Atkinson, wrapped up a successful campaign at the FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships (25m) in Istanbul, Turkey, with an eighth-place finish in the women's 200m breaststroke final yesterday.
NORTH SOUND, Antigua (CMC):Cuba confirmed their status as the top football nation in the region by edging former champions Trinidad and Tobago one-nil to capture the Caribbean Cup for the first time here Sunday night.
Rappa Pam Pam, the Manchester Rifle and Pistol Club (MRPC) final shooting tournament of the year, offered a lot of thrills, a few new stages, but had the same winner as last year's debut tournament, Orville Henriques.
WESTERN BUREAU:Former Jamaica Davis Cup standout, Dustin Brown, is eyeing a return to the top 100 in the singles rankings for men, after a below par 2012 that saw him falling in the rankings of the world's best players.
Jamaica's Jonathan Walker captured the Dover Squash Academy Silver Tourney Under-13 tournament, which was held in Natick, Massachusetts, on Saturday.
ZURICH, Switzerland (CMC):The former FIFA presidential candidate embroiled in corruption allegations, Mohamed bin Hammam, has resigned from all his positions in football and been given a life ban.The life ban is based on the final report of Michael J.