AWESOME START! Jamaicans perfect in heats as track events get under way

GLASGOW, Scotland: Jamaica flexed their track and field muscles yesterday with a dominating performance in the first athletics session at the Commonwealth Games, while swimmer Alia Atkinson will be...

Boys close World Juniors with 4x400m bronze

JAMAICA picked up one more medal on yesterday's final day of competition at the World Junior Championships at the Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, as the boys' quartet of Twayne Crooks, Martin Manley, Nathon Allen and Jaheel...

VCB gunning for first CWG gold, record

GLASGOW, Scotland:In 2002, a then 20-year-old Veronica Campbell-Brown finished second behind Bahamian superstar Debbie Ferguson, as she raced to a 10.91 seconds win in the women's 100m final at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester,...

Sunshine Girls brace for Malawi

GLASGOW, Scotland: Jamaica's Sunshine Girls will go into today's match against world number-five ranked Malawi, which starts at 7 a.m. (1 a.m. Jamaica time), knowing very well that a loss here may send their Commonwealth Games ambitions crashing to the floor....

Throwers making some noise

GLASGOW, Scotland:Raymond Brown had just committed his second straight foul in his shot put qualifying series inside Glasgow's Hampden Park.It was not looking like it would be a happy return to the Commonwealth Games for the 26-year-old, who qualified...

Throwers making some noise

GLASGOW, Scotland:Raymond Brown had just committed his second straight foul in his shot put qualifying series inside Glasgow's Hampden Park.It was not looking like it would be a happy return to the Commonwealth Games for the 26-year-old, who qualified...

Joseph spell leaves Jamaica in trouble

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC):An incisive spell yesterday from promising fast bowler Alzarri Joseph rocked Jamaica and put Leeward Islands in a strong position to win their second-round Regional Under-19 Championship contest.The right-armer sliced through...

Step It Up burns Smokin Man at wire

Super fit STEP IT UP won his second consecutive trophy race in recent weeks, this time lifting the Grooms' Association of Jamaica Trophy (claiming $350,000-$300,000) over the straight five course in a driving finish from 3-5 favourite ...

Knee injury ends Lewis' season

Reggae Boy hopeful and national youth standout, André Lewis, could be out of action for nine months.Nineteen-year-old Lewis, a key member of Jamaica's Under-17 team which qualified for the 2011 Under-17 World Cup in Mexico...

SPORTS in brief

Jamaica going all out for victory - Oral Simpson, coach of Jamaica, says his team will be going all out to secure victory when they play Trinidad and Tobago today at Elletson Road in the penultimate round of the West Indies Under-15...

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