Category Archives: SPORTS

Sports Minister mourns death of Jamaican boxing legend

Sports Minister Olivia Grange has offered condolences to the family of former Jamaican boxer George ‘Bunny’ Grant, who died on Thursday.

Usain Bolt angry with drugs test 

Usain Bolt was stunned to learn he must take a drugs test despite having retired from athletics and waiting to learn if he will be given a professional contract in football.

Football Federation Australia stays open to talks on Bolt deal

SYDNEY, Australia (AP) — Football Federation Australia has responded cautiously to reports Usain Bolt hopes to play for the Central Coast Mariners in the A-League.

World Cup 2018: First quarterfinals feature familiar foes

What to watch for in Friday’s matchups at the World Cup quarterfinals:

TEAMMATES VS TEAMMATES

The first match features a number of teammates on their professional clubs facing off against each other when France take on Uruguay in Nizhny Novgorod.

Janieve Russell, Andre Clarke lead 400 mh qualifiers at National Trials 

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games gold medallist Janieve Russell and Andre Clarke were the top qualifiers in the women and men’s 400-metre hurdles on Day 1 of the four-day JAAA/SVL National Junior and Senior Championships, at the National Stadium on Thursday.

Lion-hearted

Jamaica’s double Olympic champion Elaine Thompson is still battling the Achilles heel problem that has hindered her performances, but she soldiers on.