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Published:Sunday | October 2, 2022 | 12:12 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

MANY FANS across the Caribbean and the world are still processing the fact that the Jamaica Tallawahs are the 2022 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) champions. After finishing fourth in the preliminary round of the tournament, the Tallawahs,...

Published:Sunday | September 25, 2022 | 12:14 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

THE JAMAICA surfing team adopted the mantra ‘Nothing to prove, everything to improve’, as they ended the World Surfing Games (WSG) with a new international ranking. After finishing in 38th place at the WSG in El Salvador last year, the team managed...

Published:Sunday | September 25, 2022 | 12:13 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

THE JAMAICA Tallawahs will wrap up the preliminary phase of this year’s Caribbean Premier League (CPL) when they take on the St Lucia Kings at 9 a.m. today Jamaica time at the Providence Stadium in Guyana. The Tallawahs, who are on eight points...

Published:Sunday | June 26, 2022 | 12:15 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

IF THERE is one opposition in international cricket that Kyle Mayers loves, it is Bangladesh. The left-hander scored his second Test century against the side to put the West Indies in a commanding position following Day Two action in the second...

Published:Sunday | June 19, 2022 | 12:16 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

FAST BOWLER Kemar Roach continues to climb the vaunted list of fast-bowling legends from the Caribbean, joining Michael Holding on 249 Test wickets after bagging his 10th fiver against Bangladesh in Antigua at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium...

Published:Sunday | June 5, 2022 | 12:16 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

LIKE MANY of the island’s sports, surfing had its fair share of setbacks over the past couple of years due to the pandemic. With some amount of normality slowly returning, the Jamaica Surfing Association (JSA) has also begun its resurgence with...

Published:Sunday | May 29, 2022 | 2:04 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

On a day when the Jamaica Scorpions needed to bat three sessions to save the game against the Guyana Harpy Eagles, captain John Campbell led from the front with a big half-century to secure a draw in their fourth-round West Indies Championship...

Published:Sunday | May 22, 2022 | 12:15 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

TAROUBA, Trinidad: SATURDAY WOULD have been the final day of the West Indies Championship match between the Jamaica Scorpions and the Windward Islands Volcanoes, but instead some members of the Jamaican franchise had the day off, as the team...

Published:Sunday | April 24, 2022 | 12:13 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

THE SURREY Kings made it three straight from as many games following a 30-run win over the winless Surrey Risers in their Dream XI Jamaica T10 encounter at Sabina Park yesterday. Asked to take the first strike, the Kings posted a formidable total...

Published:Sunday | April 3, 2022 | 12:13 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

NATIONAL CYCLIST Jerome Forrest outlasted the field to capture stage two of the Jamaica Montego Bay International Cycling Classic (JMICC), but his win was short-lived, as he was relegated to 11th position, following a race infringement. Forrest and...

Published:Sunday | March 20, 2022 | 12:13 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

WEST INDIES captain Kraigg Brathwaite batted resolutely to lead his side’s charge, as the host were dismissed for 411 runs in their first innings, replying to England’s 507 for nine declared on the fourth day of the second Test in Barbados. When...

Published:Sunday | January 30, 2022 | 12:13 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

IT’S D-DAY for Kieron Pollard and the West Indies team as the winner of today’s fifth and final T20 will walk away with all the marbles following England’s 34-run win to square the five-match series at 2 apiece at Kensington Oval yesterday. England...

Published:Sunday | January 23, 2022 | 11:12 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

THE WEST Indies will be hoping they can put in another workmanlike performance and go 2-0 up today, following Saturday’s nine-wicket win over England in the opening T20 International at Kensington Oval. Jason Holder and Brandon King were the stars...

Published:Sunday | January 9, 2022 | 12:14 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

IT WASN’T the most clinical performance, but the West Indies managed to come away with a 24-run win over Ireland in the first of three One-Day Internationals (ODI) at Sabina Park. The regional first had to dig deep on a difficult wicket for batting...

Published:Sunday | January 9, 2022 | 12:14 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

JAMAICA CRICKET Association (JCA) Cricket Operations and Development Manager O’Neil Cruickshank is debunking a report that local print media are not allowed at Sabina Park for the ongoing white-ball series between the West Indies and Ireland....

Published:Sunday | September 12, 2021 | 12:09 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

The Jamaica Tallawahs will be hoping to continue their winning streak and solidify their top-four position in the Caribbean Premier League when they take on the Guyana Amazon Warriors in the first of two back-to-back games in the Caribbean Premier...

Published:Sunday | September 5, 2021 | 12:08 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

The Jamaica Tallawahs will want to stop their win-loss trend as the second-place team take on third-placed Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) in Match 18 of the Caribbean Premier League today at 1:30 pm Jamaica time in Basseterre. After securing an...

Published:Saturday | August 21, 2021 | 12:12 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

The opening 20 minutes of the first day of the second Test at Sabina Park were dominated by the hosts West Indies. However, it was virtually all Pakistan thereafter, as the visitors held the upper hand when bad light stopped play yesterday. At...

Published:Saturday | August 21, 2021 | 12:09 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

JAMAICAN RALLY champion, Jeffrey Panton, will match his driving skills with some of the world’s best, as he is set to compete in the 73rd edition of the Rally Mont-Blanc in the French Alps of Morzine, from September 2-4. The event, which forms part...

Published:Thursday | April 1, 2021 | 12:23 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

Despite the inclement weather putting a halt to their progress, the West Indies bowlers continued to show marked improvements, and their discipline bore fruit on the third day of the second Test against Sri Lanka, who head into today’s penultimate...

Published:Friday | March 26, 2021 | 12:25 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

Jamaican middle-order batsman Nkrumah Bonner played one of the most resolute knocks you will see in a Test match as the right-hander notched his maiden Test century in helping the West Indies to come away with a draw against Sri Lanka on the final...

Published:Friday | August 30, 2019 | 12:41 AMLennox Aldred - Gleaner Writer

Windies captain Jason Holder is calling on his troops to put in a comprehensive performance when the team takes the field against India in the second and final Test starting today at Sabina Park. The Windies have not lost a Test series in the...

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