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Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz celebrate after Daniel Johnson slammed in the opening goal against Mexico in the Concacaf World Cup qualifier at the National Stadium last night. Mexico scored a come- from-behind 2-1 win.

The fat lady hasn’t sung yet on Jamaica’s World Cup qualifying hopes. But she is tuning up the band. Despite having the lead for nearly half an hour with 10 men, the Reggae Boyz could not hold on to their lead, losing 2-1 to Mexico at the National...
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Following the successful staging of the 2021 ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Athletics Championships and the Manning and daCosta Cup football competitions, ISSA president Keith Wellington says they will be rolling out a number of other sports...
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The West Indies Players’ Association (WIPA) and Cricket West Indies (CWI) top brass are expected to meet today at 8 a.m. Jamaica time to discuss issues relating to alleged victimisation and player relationships within the current senior men’s team...

“It means a lot. For the last six or seven months I had it tough, and it was good to get an opportunity tonight, and I’ll take it,” said West Indies all rounder Rovman Powell after his 51-ball century helped the West Indies to a 20-run victory over...

PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC): Matthew Nandu’s hundred propelled West Indies into the Plate semi-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup as the hosts clobbered Papua New Guinea by 169 runs here on Wednesday. In their Plate quarterfinal at the Diego...

VICE-PRESIDENT of the Aquatic Sports Association of Jamaica (ASAJ), Georgia Sinclair, contends that the decision to remove Kaizen swim club’s coach, Rory Alvaranga, from the association’s representative council was justifiable. However, she noted...

NETBALL JAMAICA (NJ) has acquired the services of defensive coach Rob Wright from Australia to work with the national team. Tricia Robinson, president of NJ, told The Gleaner that the vastly experienced Wright, an assistant coach with Northern...

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, (CMC): WEST INDIES Women brushed aside a South Africa Women XI by 53 runs in a warm-up match here on Tuesday, to give themselves a welcome boost in confidence ahead of Friday’s opening One-Day International (ODI) against...

DESPITE FAILED attempts to get her Schengen visa via the German Embassy, Jamaican female cyclist,Llori Sharpe was able to secure the travel document, courtesy of the Spanish Embassy to arrive in time for her first training camp in Europe with her...

WITH A second Olympic gold medal secured last year in Tokyo, Bahamian 400-metre great Shaunae Miller-Uibo is taking aim at the 48-second barrier. That’s the word from her coach, American Lance Brauman, who guided Jamaica’s Veronica Campbell-Brown...
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