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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC):Newly appointed Director of Cricket Jimmy Adams says one of the major items on his agenda is creating a structure that can lead to the establishing of a new winning culture in West Indies cricket.The former Windies Test...

Local sports medicine specialist Dr Paul Wright is expressing concern that not enough student athletes have conducted heart-screening exercises.Approximately 100 student athletes have been screened by the Heart Foundation of Jamaica since last...

LONDON, England (CMC):Jamaica international footballer Garath McCleary has credited new manager, former Manchester United Jaap Stam, for the turnaround in his form for Reading FC in the ongoing English Championship season.The 29-year-old forward...

All 105 principals present at yesterday's Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) meeting held at the Terra Nova Hotel voted in favour of the implementation of the five-point proposal recommended by the technical committee of Boys and...

Global Sports brand PUMA continues to deepen its roots in Jamaican athletics after securing the signatures of seven of the island's top athletes.PUMA, a long-time partner of the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association and the Jamaica Olympic...

The massive and intense media attention schoolboy football has garnered recently has highlighted many aspiring young, talented players and has turned many into overnight stars.However, these regularly televised schoolboy football matches have...

Tyreke Sutherland and Chrissette Miller both attend the same prominent Corporate Area high school. They are both ardent 'bleachers' who represent the school in sports - Sutherland in football, with Miller wearing the colours on the netball court....

Carl Grant, coach of one of Jamaica's most talented professional boxers, Richard 'Frog' Holmes, said his young charge has been forced to cancel a number of fights in the United States after being denied a visa.Grant said Holmes had secured fights in...

BRISBANE, Australia (CMC):West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine grabbed two wickets in a brilliant penultimate over as his Melbourne Renegades snatched an exciting one-run victory over Brisbane Heat, to remain in play-off contention in the Big Bash...

Competitions Director at the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) George Forbes notes that the organisation does not have a position on student-athletes bleaching their skin and insists that it is the schools who have to address the...
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