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Published:Tuesday | October 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMAinsley Walters/Gleaner Writer

IT was easier than taking candy from a baby.BIGDADDYKOOL was handed a gift and duly accepted yesterday's Nigel B Nunes Memorial, running past St Leger winner MARQUESAS a furlong and a half out, winning by six and a half lengths, completing separate...

Published:Tuesday | October 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Lenworth 'Teacha' Hyde and Dennis 'Den Den' Hutchinson, spent most of their football lives playing together at Clarendon College, Boys Town and the national team, and yesterday, the pair were honoured at the annual Bell/Ziadie memorial football...

Published:Tuesday | October 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming/Staff Reporter

President of the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA), Dr Warren Blake, is calling on the Government and the private sector to help make the University of the West Indies' plan to build a sport science facility a reality.Blake said...

Published:Tuesday | October 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey/Gleaner Writer

Jamaica's Sunshine Girls completed a 3-0 series whitewash victory over rivals England Roses after their 58-43 in game three of their three-Test Lasco Sunshine Series at the National Indoor Sports Centre last evening. The victory was the second...

Published:Monday | October 15, 2018 | 12:11 AM

The complaints from directly affected school communities, coaches and administrators have been consistent for several years, indeed, several decades, regarding the transfer, or 'recruiting' or 'buying', of talented student athletes, generally from...

Published:Monday | October 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMAinsley Walters/Gleaner Writer

With WILL IN CHARGE's resounding Gold Cup defeat of SHE'S A MANEATER still echoing around Caymanas Park, Anthony Nunes' BIGDADDYKOOL gets his Superstakes prep, more of a warm-up, on a drop in class to open allowance for this afternoon's Nigel B...

Published:Monday | October 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott/Gleaner Writer

Mount Pleasant goal scorer Cardel Benbow said that the team continues to improve and that the chemistry among the players gets better each game after his team's 1-0 win away to former league leaders, Tivoli Gardens, who lost their second successive...

Published:Monday | October 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming/Staff Reporter

Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce's determination has been immortalised by a statue in Statue Park at Independence Park.The statue was unveiled yesterday by Minister of Sport, Olivia Grange, Prime Minister Andrew Holness and sculptor Basil Watson."The statue...

Published:Monday | October 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMRachid Parchment/ Sports News Coordinator

Jamaica's senior women's football team will have to wait at least until after their third place play off game with Panama to book their spot in next year's FIFA Women's World Cup in France.This is because they were beaten 6-0 by World Champions...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 11:12 PMRobert Bailey

Jamaica's Sunshine Girls will be aiming to whitewash rivals England Roses when both teams meet in game three of the Three-Test Lasco Sunshine Series at the National Indoor Sports Centre this evening. The Jamaicans, who have won the first two matches...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 11:10 PMHubert Lawrence

Appreciative of the National Award she will receive today, record breaking swimmer Alia Atkinson says her success is the result of perseverance. Speaking in Kingston the day before the National Awards and Honours ceremony, Atkinson says she is...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:30 AM

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina:Ackera Nugent appears set to capture Jamaica's first medal at the Youth Olympic Games when she races in Stage Two, Heat Three of the girl's 100 metres hurdles today at 2:45 p.m. (12:45 p.m. Jamaica time).Also, Jamaica's World...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

West Indies cricket, for those who do not know, or for those who refuse to admit it, has hit an all-time low. In fact, it has been so for a very long time.Once upon a time, and for a very long time, the West Indies used to be everybody's second team...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The 2018 St Mary Boscobel Premier League (BPL) T20 cricket competition bowls off today with favourites Boscobel Warriors up against Top Pen Giants at the Boscobel cricket ground, starting at 12:30 p.m.Today's game will be preceded by a short opening...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

HYDERABAD, India (CMC):West Indies head coach Stuart Law has praised the talents of Roston Chase, labelling him "a quality player" who has worked hard to convert his weaknesses into strengths.The right-handed Chase completed his fourth Test hundred...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica's Reggae Boyz will be seeking their second win in the 2018 CONCACAF Nations League when they face lowly Bonaire in CuraÁao at 5 p.m. today.The Theodore Whitmore-coached Boyz slammed Cayman Islands 4-0 at the National Stadium on September 9...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Weather: Fine Track: GoodRace 1 1000 M (R) (Purse $680,000) NB5YO...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMAinsley Walters

WILL IN CHARGE yesterday ran the second-fastest Gold Cup time ever to floor Horse of The Year SHE'S A MANEATER by four lengths, clocking 1:23.1, two-fifths of a second off EROS' 24-year track record.The big chestnut horse raced third down the...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Brendon Freckleton netted a five-timer to lead Calabar to a 12-0 victory over Ardenne High in Group B and a spot in the second round of the ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup competition yesterday.Freckleton netted his goals in the second, ninth, 13th, 30th,...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Curious eyes will be trained on the Edward Seaga Stadium this afternoon when the previously-unbeaten Tivoli Gardens and Mount Pleasant FC do battle in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL).Both teams suffered their first losses of the season last...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Jamaica's Reggae Girlz could make history this evening when they face the United States in the feature semi-final of the CONCACAF Women's World Cup Qualifying tournament in Frisco, Texas.The equation is simple. Defeat the hosts and defending...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Jamaica's Sunshine Girls clinched the Three-Test Lasco Sunshine Netball Series against England at the National Indoor Sports Centre last night with an impressive 58-39 victory in Game Two.Head coach Marvette Anderson was extremely pleased with the...

Published:Saturday | October 13, 2018 | 9:48 PM

  Western Bureau Former champions St James High marched into the second round of the ISSA/WATA daCosta Cup competition following a 3-1 win over Green Pond High at Jarrett Park yesterday. Ryan Walker (3rd), Kimani Clarke (52nd) and Kyldon...

Published:Saturday | October 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMHubert Lawrence/ Gleaner Writer

Devon 'Pablo' Anderson, football coach at Holy Trinity High School, thinks teams like his will welcome new Intersecondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) regulations on recruitment. Anderson says it is heart-rending to invest time and effort in...

Published:Saturday | October 13, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC):The Trinidad and Tobago Red Force used a strong batting performance to help propel them to their fourth successive win of the Regional Super50, courtesy of a 70-run victory over West Indies B at the Queen's Park Oval...

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