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Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:08 AM

KINGSTON:Burger King has announced that it will return for a third consecutive year as title sponsor of the annual Superstakes Race Day. The event will be held on Saturday, November 11, 2017 and will also feature Popeyes, Little Caesars Pizza and...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMachid Parchment

Jamaica Rugby Football Union (JRFU) chairman Jerry Benzwick said that the national teams, the Crocs and Lady Crocs are mindful of the challenges they may face with the altitude on their trip to the Rugby Americas North Sevens (RANS) tournament being...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Arsenal's Spanish midfielder Santi Cazorla disclosed that he was told by doctors that he should be satisfied to walk again after losing 8cm of his Achilles tendon during an ankle operation.The 32 year-old Cazorla, who last played in October 2016...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Fernando Guglielmone, the agent of PSG hitman Edinson Cavani claims the Uruguayan striker would like to return to Napoli one day.Cavani enjoyed three successful seasons at the Serie A club before moving to the French capital in 2013.The striker, who...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

MADRID (AP):The company that manages Lionel Messi's image rights says the player has donated more than US$81,000 to the medical charity Doctors Without Borders after winning a court case against a Spanish newspaper.The money was awarded to Messi for...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Games against Chelsea will always be special for Jose Mourinho, for so long the darling of Stamford Bridge.The latest trip to his former club tomorrow might just carry even more significance.There are other factors in play for the Manchester United...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe (CMC):If West Indies head coach Stuart Law has his way, the 15-man squad which toured Zimbabwe would remain unchanged for the two-Test series in New Zealand starting later this month.The Australian told reporters here that the...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

LONDON, England (CMC):Fast bowler Shannon Gabriel has moved into the top 20 of the ICC World Bowling Rankings, following his strong performance in the drawn second Test against Zimbabwe, which ended Thursday.The right-armer jumped five spots to a...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Defending junior champions Gaynstead got off to an impressive start in the opening matches in the second round of the ISSA Urban Schoolgirl Netball Competition at the Leila Robinson Court on Thursday after blowing away Papine High 44-9.On a day when...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Calabar and St Andrew Technical will go in their ISSA-FLOW Walker Cup semi-finals, scheduled for the Stadium East field this afternoon, as underdogs against their more fancied opponents Jamaica College and Kingston College, respectively, at 2 p.m....

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMLeroy Brown

Luis Nery, the Mexican boxer who is now the World Boxing Council's (WBC) bantamweight world champion, escaped punishment recently for testing positive for a banned substance. He argued successfully that contaminated meat was the reason he tested...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMNodley Wright

Thursday evening was similar to Monday evening for Cavalier Football Club as they marched to another 2-0 victory in the Red Stripe Premier League and like it was on Monday, the three little 'big men' were at the heart of their victory.Chevone Marsh...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Two of Jamaica's promising junior tennis players, Damani Cain and Jenna Harrison, stole the spotlight last week-end, and took top honours in the WATA Open Junior Tennis Championships which ended at the Liguanea Club last Monday evening.| The...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMAinsley Walters

ANTHONY NUNES seemingly has Saturday's ninth event cornered with four of 10 runners, three of whom have sound claims in the 1500-metre event - BLUE TRADITION, A.P.I. and DONTAE, who was bound for the three-year-old classics before injury took him...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Arnett Gardens' Renae Lloyd played his second game of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) season against UWI FC at the UWI bowl recently in which he scored and made a goal and showed how vital he still is to the Trench Town outfit.Lloyd struggled...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMKavarly Arnold

Western Bureau:The all-out attack of Dinthill Technical meets the defensive nature of Rusea's in the ISSA-Flow Ben Francis KO semi-finals at St Elizabeth Technical (STETHS) Sports Complex, kicking off at 3:30 p.m.Dinthill boasts arguably the most...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The highly anticipated starting match-ups in the ISSA/FLOW Super Cup 2017, presented by Coca-Cola, were decided during Thursday night's fourth annual draw atthe ATL Audi Showroom on Oxford Road.The pairings see a grand battle brewing between teams...

Published:Saturday | November 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMHubert Lawrence

As the 1960s drew to a close, Vere Technical High became the ruling power in schoolboy football. During that period, Vere victories in the daCosta Cup and the Olivier Shield came and went like clockwork. This trend was interrupted in 1971 by a super...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Team Seven comprising Robert Cole, Stephen Willems, Larry Field and Dennis Field, emerged champions of the 21st annual Baxter Travel Golf Tournament held at the Sandals Golf and Country Club last weekend.The victors, who shot 67 and 63 for a 12...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Anthony Patrick has indicated that it is possible that he could return as head coach of Waterhouse FC following the vacancy left by the resignation of Glendon 'Admiral' Bailey on Monday.Patrick became available after St Catherine High was...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMHubert Lawrence

The national women's hockey team is as ready as it can be for the Central America and Caribbean (CAC) Games qualifying tournament, which will begin on Sunday at the Mona Hockey Field.Coach Christine Bartley is quietly confident in her 18-member...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Humble Lion Football Club received a boost towards their pursuit of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) title last Sunday as Tastee Limited made a donation of $200,000 towards the Clarendon-based football club.This took place during half time of...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMRobert Bailey

Sunshine Girls captain Jhaniele Fowler-Reid believes Jamaica's silver- medal winning performance at the just-concluded Fast5 World Series will serve to revive the programme and spur energy back into the national team.The Sunshine Girls came in for a...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AM

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, (CMC):West Indies' bid for a clean sweep ended in frustration as wicketkeeper Regis Chakabva struck a defiant half-century to earn Zimbabwe a precious draw on the final day of the second Test here yesterday.Starting the day...

Published:Friday | November 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMAinsley Walters

MARTIAL ARTIST Sheckema Cunningham departed the island yesterday, bound for the World Association of Kickboxing Association World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, with eyes set on gold medals in continuous and points sparring.Cunningham, 32, won...

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