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U-20 Reggae Boyz edge Dominica 2-1 in World Cup qualifiers

Jamaica’s Under-20 football team claimed a 2-1 victory over Dominica in their opening World Cup qualifiers on Wednesday. The two teams locked horns in a Group 4 game of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) qualifiers in the Dominican Republic. Both of Jamaica’s goals came from striker Shamar Nicholson after Dominica …

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Elaine Thompson, Fraser-Pryce and Powell suffer defeats

Jamaican sprinter Elaine Thompson had to settle for third in the women’s 200 metres at the fourth meeting of the 2016 IAAF Diamond League in Eugene, Oregon on Saturday. Thompson stopped the clock at 22.16 seconds, placing third behind second placed Dafne Schippers, from the Netherlands with 22.11, and American Tori …

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Danielle Williams To Compete For The First Time In JA

AFTER her fantastic performance at the 2015 World Championships in the women’s 100 metres hurdles where she struck gold for Jamaica, Danielle Williams will compete in front of her own home crowd for the first time. Williams will take on a strong field which include the likes of Sharika Nelvis, …

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Own Rum Brand For Wes Morgan

 Captain Morgan is to release special edition bottles to honour Leicester City Football Club’s captain, Jamaican Wes Morgan. The booze brand is planning to celebrate the Jamaican international star’s remarkable achievement in winning the Barclay’s Premier League championship by creating a one-off bottle with the footballer’s face sprawled across the …

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Arnett Gordon Face-off With W Connection In CFU Finals, Haiti

2015 Red Stripe National Premiere Football League Champions Arnett Gardens are now in Haiti, for the Caribbean Football Union final clash with Trinidad team W Connection tomorrow (Fri). Arnett will engage W Connection in the opening match of the double header, at the Sylvio Cato Stadium in Port Au Prince, …

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Kaliese Spencer signs endorsement deal with Puma

Olympian and Commonwealth Games 400 meters hurdles champion Kaliese Spencer has signed an endorsement deal with sportswear giant’s Puma. Spencer who is a four time Diamond League winner with a personal best of 52.79 seconds in the 400 meters hurdles, joins the global sport brand’s growing female portfolio that includes …

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BLAKE CONFIRMED TO COMPETE AT ADIDAS BOOST BOSTON GAMES

Olympic and world championship relay gold medallist Yohan Blake have been confirmed to run at the inaugural Adidas Boost Boston games between June 17 and 18. The Racers Track Club Athlete  opened his season with a 9.95 seconds clocking at the MVP track meet in winning the men’s 100 metres …

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Schools departed the island for Penn Relays

SEVERAL local high schools will leave the island today to compete in the April 28-30 Penn Relays in Franklinfield, Philadelphia. University of Technology will be leaving from the Norman Manley Airport while top high school female team, Edwin Allen High will depart Montego Bay this evening to New York before …

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Russell hopes ‘light up’ Penn Relays track

Janieve Russell remains confident of entertaining and excelling again at the upcoming Penn Relays at the University of Pennsylvania’s, Franklin Field from April 28-30. “They (fans) are expecting great times. they are expecting a show, and I am just going out there to use Penn’s as a training ground again.” …

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