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Published:Monday | September 23, 2019 | 12:26 AMLivingston Scott/Gleaner Writer

Second-half substitutes Rodico Wellington and Donovan Dawkins netted late goals as struggling Tivoli Gardens registered their first win of the Red Stripe Premier League season in four matches, beating 10-man Cavalier 2-0 at the Edward Seaga Complex...

Published:Monday | September 23, 2019 | 12:25 AMDaniel Wheeler/Gleaner Writer

The immediate sprinting future of Jamaican junior athlete Briana Williams will be determined when the Independent Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel (IADP) begins to hear her case today at the Eden Gardens Wellness Resort and Spa at 10a.m. . The...

Published:Monday | September 23, 2019 | 12:25 AMAndrÈ Lowe/Sports Editor

DOHA, Qatar: It has been quite a season for Jamaican hurdler Rushell Clayton. Two years ago, she was running 57 seconds in the 400m hurdles more often than not and failed miserably in her bid to qualify for the London 2017 World Championships...

Published:Monday | September 23, 2019 | 12:25 AMHubert Lawrence/Gleaner Writer

When respected United States (US) publication Track and Field News made its World Championships predictions in July, it gave Jamaica 10 medals. Now, on the eve of the meet, its latest look at the future has Jamaica getting 13 medals. The new...

Published:Monday | September 23, 2019 | 12:24 AM

LONDON (AP): Manchester United lost 2-0 at West Ham yesterday to leave Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side winless in seven English Premier League (EPL) matches on the road stretching back into last season. To compound United’s problems, Marcus Rashford...

Published:Monday | September 23, 2019 | 12:23 AM

Having attended all but one of the home games of the Jamaica Tallawahs this season in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), I got a first-hand view and feel of the disappointment, and in some cases, anger and bewilderment of the home fans. In one of...

Published:Monday | September 23, 2019 | 12:22 AMLivingston Scott/Gleaner Writer

Early Group A leaders Cumberland High School square off with preseason group favourites Holy Trinity High School in what could prove to be a decisive ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup match this afternoon at Cumberland. Head coach Wayne Fraser says that...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:42 AM

MILAN (AP): Aaron Ramsey scored on his debut to send Juventus on their way to a 2-1 win over newly promoted Hellas Verona amid a strained atmosphere at Allianz Stadium yesterday. His goal cancelled out Miguel Veloso’s opener for Verona, who also...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:41 AMNodley Wright - Gleaner Writer

Former champions and last year’s beaten finalists, Waterhouse, are the only team keeping the promoted team and neighbours Molynes United off the top of the 2019-2020 Red Stripe Premier League table and they aim to keep it that way. Just last week,...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:38 AM

MANCHESTER, England (AP): With his team leading 5-0 after 18 minutes and threatening Premier League scoring records, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola sat with his arms folded in his dugout and might even have looked a little guilty. Whether it...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:35 AMRobert Bailey - Gleaner Writer

Trelawny residents have expressed their disappointment at the slowly deteriorating and underused multipurpose stadium at Florence Hall in the parish. The facility was constructed with a loan of US$30 million from China for the hosting of the 2007...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:29 AMRaymond Graham - Gleaner Writer

THE Eric Bell Tennis centre in Kingston was very busy yesterday as youngsters from across the island were out in large numbers to compete in the King Alarm Junior series for Under-12, -14, -16, and -18 players. Yesterday’s turnout was one of the...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:28 AMAinsley Walters - Sunday Gleaner Writer

ENGLAND’S ROSE left the gate like a bullet but stopped as if shot when challenged by WOW WOW two and a half furlongs out, almost finishing third as the 1-9 favourite behind the colt in yesterday’s Bearings...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:27 AMRobert Bailey - Sunday Gleaner Writer

Former champions Camperdown High took a giant step towards securing a spot in the second round of the ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup competition with a comfortable 2-0 victory over Edith Dalton James High at the Alpha Boys field yesterday. Eladeo Mowatt...

Published:Sunday | September 22, 2019 | 12:27 AM

GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC): Barbados Tridents separated themselves from the bottom three and emerged as favourites for one of the four playoff spots when they thrashed St Lucia Zouks by 71 runs in a crucial encounter here on Friday night. With the...

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:19 AMDaniel Wheeler/Gleaner Writer

Jamaica’s future tennis stars will be on display when the KingAlarm 2019 Tournament Series gets under way today at the Eric Bell Tennis Centre. The tournament will feature junior players from across the island competing in boys and girls singles...

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:17 AM

Mathematically, there is still a chance of qualifying for the semi-finals, but realistically, the Jamaica Tallawahs appear to be out of the 2019 Caribbean Premier League (CPL) season. A combination of poor cricket, bad luck with injuries, and...

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:15 AMRobert Bailey/Gleaner Writer

Waterhouse’s head coach Marcel Gayle said he is expecting another classy performance from his team, when they face fellow unbeaten side Humble Lion in their Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) encounter at the Effortville Community Centre tomorrow....

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:14 AMAkino Ming /Staff Reporter

Kingston College’s unblemished run in the first round of the ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup competition continued yesterday when they hammered Cedar Grove Academy 8-0 at the Stadium East field. ‘The purples’ have not lost a game in the first round of the...

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:13 AMKavarly Arnold/Gleaner Writer

The ISSA/WATA daCosta Cup resumes with an exciting Group K matchup, with last season’s semi-finalists Dinthill Technical High School, who is yet to pick up a point, hosting Ben Francis Cup champions Charlemont High School. After suffering shocking...

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:13 AMAinsley Walters/Gleaner Writer

SEX allowance makes ENGLAND’S ROSE five pounds lighter than WOW WOW in this afternoon’s five and a half furlong Bearings and Accessories Trophy, a similar weight difference when they met at three furlongs straight, late June, and she came out of...

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:12 AM

Former Reggae Girl standout Tashana Vincent has been shortlisted for the WorldRemit Future Stars Coaching programme. The initiative, which is a partnership between WorldRemit and English Premier League club Arsenal FC, celebrates the positive...

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:12 AMDaniel Wheeler/Gleaner Writer

President of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) Wilford ‘Billy’ Heaven, is calling on the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) and the Jamaica Tallawahs to do more to advance the development of cricket in Jamaica. He stated that while there have been...

Published:Saturday | September 21, 2019 | 12:07 AM

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC): St Kitts and Nevis Patriots took a giant leap towards qualification for the play-offs with a convincing 20-run victory that ensured beleaguered Jamaica Tallawahs continued their free fall in the Caribbean Premier League on...

Published:Friday | September 20, 2019 | 12:33 AMRobert Bailey/Gleaner Writer

Holy Trinity High School head coach Devon Anderson has threatened to bench a number of his underperforming senior players for their upcoming matches in the ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup competition. This is after their 2-2 home draw with St Jago High...

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