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Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 1:00 AM

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is back. Ibrahimovic scored in his first start back at AC Milan to end the Rossoneri’s goalless run and help them to a 2-0 win at Cagliari in Serie A yesterday. The 38-year-old Ibrahimovic netted Milan’s second goal in the 64th...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:27 AM

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada (CMC): Having already wrapped up the series following a dramatic win in last Thursday’s second One-Day International (ODI) in Barbados, head coach Phil Simmons said that it was important that the West Indies now focussed on...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:26 AMLennox Aldred - Sunday Gleaner Writer

The Jamaica Scorpions face a daunting task if they are to get a positive result from their match against the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force, following day three action in their first round West Indies Regional Four Day Championship at the Brian Lara...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:25 AMAinsley Walters - Sunday Gleaner Writer

IMPROVING claiming apprentice, Anthony Allen, rode his first two-timer at Caymanas Park yesterday, taking his career tally to eight winners, four this season, after enduring a torrid first year in the saddle. Allen, whose nine-pound weight...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:25 AM

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Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:23 AMNodley Wright - Sunday Gleaner Writer - -

The Effortville Community Centre could be the site of a shootout today when home team Humble Lion tackle Tivoli Gardens, if last week’s Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) results are anything to go by. Both teams had handsome results then....

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:21 AM

By gaining redemption for one of the darkest days in their history, Southampton succeeded in pushing record-breaking Liverpool even closer to their first English league title in 30 years. A 2-1 win at Leicester yesterday gave Southampton a measure...

Published:Sunday | January 12, 2020 | 12:20 AMDaniel Wheeler - Sunday Gleaner Writer

World Championship bronze medallist Rushell Clayton only had two weeks to bask in her achievements before getting back on track. Nonetheless, the RJRGLEANER Sportswoman of the Year nominee is determined to build on the platform created last season...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:24 AMRaymond Graham/Gleaner Writer

MOST of the Corporate Area High School teams will be journeying to the parish of St Catherine today as the GC Foster College of Physical Education and Sport will be hosting the very popular Douglas Forrest Invitational Meet which will begin at 8:30...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:24 AM

When a young athlete gets the opportunity to compete against some of the best in their sport, there is undoubtedly a measure of fear and anxiety. Briana Williams seems to be the exception, however, as her coach Ato Boldon says his athlete has no...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:23 AMAinsley Walters/Gleaner Writer

EYE CANDY is extremely dangerous, carrying 110lb with improving claiming apprentice, Anthony Allen, in Saturday’s closing event, a six-furlong optional claiming race. Veteran trainer Dennis Lee has been using apprentices to win races aboard the...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:17 AMLivingston Scott/Gleaner Writer

Dunbeholden manager, Andrew Christie, is hoping that the transfer of Waterhouse midfielder Tremaine Stewart can materialise before the end of the season. The Gleaner understands that Stewart, who is keen on making the move, had a misunderstanding...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:17 AM

Climate change and its devastating impact on society have been brought into sharp focus with the ongoing Australian wildfires and their impact on the lives of those in the immediate paths, as well as surrounding cities. The loss of life, animals...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:16 AM

The Arymanya Rodgers controversy is still fresh in the mind. Who can forget what was virtually a national debate as to whether the then 16-year-old Ugandan should have represented Kingston College in the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Athletics...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:12 AM
Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:10 AMLennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer

The Jamaica Scorpions continue to find themselves behind the eight ball at the close of Day two of their Cricket West Indies Professional Cricket League Regional 4-Day Championship match against the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force at the Brian Lara...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:10 AM

The fourth staging of Game of Life’s (GOL) Charity Games at Ashenheim Stadium at Jamaica College today will have an international flair. Six footballers from American colleges will feature on the day, thanks to a collaboration with Football for the...

Published:Saturday | January 11, 2020 | 12:09 AM

Michae Harriott is this year’s recipient of the Fuller/Anderson Scholarship. The announcement was made at this year’s launch of the JAAA/PUMA/Fuller/Anderson Development meet at the GC Foster College of Physical Education and Sport on Wednesday....

Published:Friday | January 10, 2020 | 10:24 AMHubert Lawrence/Gleaner Writer

The Jamaican Olympic team will meet for its pre-Games training camp in Japan. The venue, located in the southern Japanese city Tottori Prefecture, will be made available as part of a longstanding partnership with Jamaica and Warren Blake,...

Published:Friday | January 10, 2020 | 10:03 AM

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The political neutrality of the Olympics would be undercut if an athlete took a knee in protest on the medal podium at this year’s Tokyo Games, IOC President Thomas Bach said Friday. One day after the...

Published:Friday | January 10, 2020 | 10:00 AM

As promised last week, I’ll take a walk down memory lane to look at what was largely a legacy-building decade in sports.  Jamaica had a phenomenal sporting run from 2010 to 2019, with the decade squarely belonging to Usain Bolt, who...

Published:Friday | January 10, 2020 | 12:47 AMRobert Bailey/ - Gleaner Writer

Former president of Netball Jamaica (NJ) Marva Bernard said she is expecting a good showing from the Sunshine Girls when they compete in the Vitality Netball Nations Cup in England from January 19-26, 2020. The four-nation tournament, which will be...

Published:Friday | January 10, 2020 | 12:46 AMLennox Aldred/ - Gleaner Writer

It was a tough first day in the field for new captain John Campbell and his Jamaica Scorpions as the visitors were only able to claim three wickets against Trinidad...

Published:Friday | January 10, 2020 | 12:42 AMRobert Bailey/Gleaner Writer

Sprintec’s head coach, Maurice Wilson, says that expectations are very high this season for national 200m champion Rasheed Dwyer, noting that he is expecting his charge to run sub-20 seconds in the event this year. Dwyer, who is the 2014...

Published:Friday | January 10, 2020 | 12:28 AM

PARIS (AP): Things are going so well for Mauro Icardi at Paris Saint-Germain that he’s already thinking about staying next season. Some contrast from last year, when he was embroiled in a dispute with Inter Milan so bitter he even sued the club....

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