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Published:Tuesday | August 28, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The 800m World Championships bronze medallist Kipyegon Bett faces a four-year ban after the Kenyan runner tested positive for the blood-booster EPO, having already been suspended and charged with evading a doping check.The failed test was announced...

Published:Tuesday | August 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMMarc Stamp/Gleaner Writer

Chairperson of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) women's programme, Elaine Walker-Brown, says there is need for more resources for its improvement."We need to structure the schoolgirls' league properly for it to run concurrently with the boys'...

Published:Tuesday | August 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming/Staff Reporter

In less than two weeks, Jamaica should know whether it will host the IAAF World Relays next year, as the international body is scheduled to make a decision on who has won the bid to host the event.But if the Jamaica Athletics Administrative...

Published:Tuesday | August 28, 2018 | 12:00 AM

MANCHESTER, England (AP):In four previous English Premier League visits to Old Trafford, Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino had never seen his team score.He has now three times. Tottenham humiliated Manchester United 3-0 yesterday to stay...

Published:Tuesday | August 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMAinsley Walters/Gleaner Writer

RAY BRYANT, head of the United States team competing at the International Sports Karate Association (ISKA) Amateur Members World Championships - Tatami Sports from September 10-15, has confirmed 60 participants for the tournament being hosted by...

Published:Tuesday | August 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMKavarly Arnold/Gleaner Writer

Coach of Manchester High School's daCosta Cup team, Andrew Edwards, is pleased with where his players are after they took the STETHS (St Elizabeth Technical High School) Cup title with a 2-1 win over Garvey Maceo High School at the STETHS Sports...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott/Gleaner Writer

Newly elected Americas Federation of Netball Associations (AFNA) president Marva Bernard insists that she wants to put post-election emotions behind her and concentrate on building on what her predecessors left behind to move the sport in the region...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

NEWCASTLE, England (AP):American defender DeAndre Yedlin put his hands to his head and buried his face in the turf after scoring an 88th-minute own-goal to hand Chelsea a 2-1 win over Newcastle in the English Premier League (EPL) yesterday.Yedlin...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (AP):Sebastian Vettel made a crucial early overtaking move on Lewis Hamilton to win the crash-marred Belgian Grand Prix yesterday and trim his rival's overall lead.Hamilton started from pole position for a record fifth...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham/Gleaner Writer

Playing at home and with a record crowd of over 13,700 fans, a victory was expected for West Coast Fever, the team of Jamaica senior netball team captain Jhaniele Fowler-Reid, playing in the Suncorp Super Netball final in Perth, Australia. But this...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMMark Stamp/Gleaner Writer

Jamaica will look for their second consecutive win when they face off against Bermuda in the CONCACAF Caribbean Women's World Cup Qualifier at the National Stadium today at 7 p.m.In the first game of the double-header, Antigua and Barbuda tackle...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

After a plethora of emotional and at times vitriolic outbursts from fans of the Jamaica Tallawahs franchise in the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL), in reaction to the team management's decision to play three of their designated five home games...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott/Gleaner Writer

Jamaica senior men's football team captain Ladale Richie has been savouring his new leadership role in his last four games in the national set-up. However, the former Montego Bay United defender believes the young players Theodore Whitmore carried...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AM

For the first 43 minutes of their club's Serie A opener, Genoa fans remained silent yesterday.That was one minute for each of the 43 victims of the Morandi Bridge collapse in the port city this month.In the 43rd minute, spectators began applauding...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham/ Gleaner Writer

It will be to crunch time this Thursday and Friday as top athletes who qualified for the IAAF Diamond League finals will be hunting trophies and lucrative cash prizes in Zurich and Brussels, with the first of these finals set for Thursday in Zurich....

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey/Gleaner Writer

Kingston College (KC) head coach Ludlow Bernard has expressed satisfaction after his side scored late to earn a 1-1 draw against rivals St George's College (StGC) and a share of the Roper Cup trophy at Winchester Park yesterday.Chantomoi Taylor gave...

Published:Monday | August 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMAinsley Walters/Gleaner Writer

SOTOMAYOR and HILLY'S HALO easily won their respective divisions of yesterday's overnight allowance Purewater Trophy co-feature at seven furlongs.Short-priced favourites, both horses won similarly, taking charge from three furlongs out and...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:17 AM

The 2018 season of the Caribbean Premier League, up to Thursday night, has so far seen record scores with its free-swinging, big-hitting batsmen knocking up huge totals as the white balls disappear into the night sky much to the enjoyment of large...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Ten Jamaican athletes will compete at next month's IAAF Continental Cup in Ostrava. Led by two former World Champions in Yohan Blake and Danielle Williams, the Jamaicans will be part of the Americas team that will compete against Africa, Asia-...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMHubert Lawrence

With the 2019 World Championships set for a later date than usual, the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) is considering a move of its National Championships as well.JAAA president Dr Warren Blake says his association has already...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMRaymond Graham

The Jamaica High School Alumni Sporting Network (JHSASN) will kick off its 10th anniversary weekend at Moments Bar and Grill, South Florida' favourite Caribbean hot spot, next Saturday, September 1.Moments is strongly Jamaican. Patrons can listen to...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming

Paralympian Jason Brown has become so used to surmounting great obstacles in his life that he was never in doubt that he would get past the challenge that his CXC examinations posed.The 2017 World Para Athletics Junior 100m (T12) silver medallist...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Track Condition : Dirt : GoodSEEK BLACK...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMAinsley Walters

Anthony Nunes' SOTOMAYOR and Gary Subratie's United States importee HILLY'S HALO are bankers in their respective sections of this afternoon's divided seven-furlong open allowance.HILLY'S HALO should easily make it four in a row in division two,...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:00 AM

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