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Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) President Dr Warren Blake, while admitting local "medal hopefuls might have wanted more Olympic medals" from the 73-member team, feels Jamaica "did fairly well" in placing 16th overall on the...

LAUSANNE, Switzerland:After his success a week ago in Rio, Brazil, where he created history by becoming the first Jamaican to win a gold medal in the men's 110 metres hurdles at the Olympic Games, Omar McLeod will be looking to do "something special...

LAUSANNE, Switzerland:Stephen Francis, coach of Elaine Thompson, was cautious about the time his star athlete could run today."I do not know if there is any expectation for tomorrow (today) as usually, these races are different from major...

It's hard enough to win one Olympic gold medal. Often those who achieve this high honour never have a finer moment in their sporting career. Those who do it twice in the same individual event are a special breed who maintain or exceed the high...

OCHO RIOS:Jewels Runaway Bay will be seeking a semi-final spot in the Sandals St Ann/St Mary Business House football competition when they tackle Noranda Bauxite at 4 p.m. at Drax Hall today.In the feature match of the double-header at 6 p.m.,...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP):There have been boos and scandals for Russia in Rio, but also medals - a lot of them.A country which arrived under a cloud with a depleted team left with 19 gold medals and fourth place in the medal table, leaving fans at home...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil:It is done.Usain Bolt will never run another individual race at the Olympic Games, after bowing out in style inside a packed Olympic Stadium, becoming the first man to win three consecutive gold medals in the 100m, 200m and...

RIO DE JANIERO, Brazil:In 2011, Omar McLeod travelled to Lille, France, as part of a talented Jamaican team to the World Youth Championships.It was a busy championship for the then Manchester High School student, who took the track seven times...

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil:Elaine Thompson did it again!The Olympic 100m champion became the seventh woman to win an Olympic sprint double with a determined and powerful run in the 200m final, clocking 21.78 - the third-fastest winning time in an...

LAUSANNE, Switzerland:Jamaica's double Olympic gold medallist Elaine Thompson and men's 110-metre hurdles winner Omar McLeod will be two of the stars on show at tomorrow's Lausanne Diamond League meet in Switzerland.After a four-week break to...
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