Wolmer's surge clear with big win

Wolmer's Boys' thrashed Haile Selassie 4-0 to remain two points clear atop the standings in Group H, in their Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/LIME Manning Cup football match at Spanish Town Prison Oval yesterday.

Gonsalves proposes CARICOM intervention

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC): St Vincent's prime minister, Dr Ralph Gonsalves, is advocating the assembling of a three-member CARICOM panel to help resolve the ongoing contract dispute between West Indies players, their union, WIPA, and the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB).

STETHS, Glenmuir on verge of semis

WESTERN BUREAU: DaCosta Cup champions St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) rode their luck to a combative 2-0 victory over St James High on their home ground at Santa Cruz in their quarter-final match of the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/LIME football competition yesterday.

Sunshine Girls aim to replicate medal finish

Minnett Reynolds, head coach of Jamaica's Sunshine Girls, said they are aiming to improve their standing at the Fast5 Netball World Series in New Zealand.

Start of the end of Bolt era

In Daegu, London and Moscow, Usain Bolt has closed the show with electrifying anchor legs in the 4x100 metres. His speed and star power brought the 2011 World Championships, the 2012 Olympics and the 2013 Worlds, respectively, to breathtaking climaxes.

Sri Lanka lament preparation for India

MUMBAI, India (CMC): Sri Lanka have lamented the state of their preparation for the one-day series against India, which was hastily arranged after West Indies players abandoned their ODI tour here earlier this month.

Forrester to be inducted into Camperdown's Hall of Fame

Gone too soon, many will agree, of her departure. But surely, she will not be forgotten. In her lifetime, she has made a tremendous contribution to what she proudly termed her alma mater, Jamaica, as well as the region and the international community.

More sports in brief

sportsin briefSA delay naming squadJOHANNESBURG (AP):South Africa delayed naming its squad for their final two games in African Cup of Nations qualifying after captain Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead on Sunday.

Upset win makes Cardenas Allwright

Leading jockey Dick Cardenas managed only one winner on yesterday's mid-week programme at Caymanas Park, but this was enough to upstage arch-rival and reigning champion Dane Nelson, who was winless on the afternoon.

Hollywood beat Carmel in Insports league

Hollywood defeated Carmel Seven 4-1 in the 2014 Institute of Sports (Insports) All-Island Community League Football Championship for the parishes of Kingston and St Andrew, at Hagley Park playing field last Sunday.

Past the finishing post

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