Category: Sports

2017 Track Season Fires off at JC This Week

The Pure Water/J.C./R. Danny Williams track and field meet opens the JAAA 2017 calendar this Saturday on the school grounds. Chairman of the Organizing committee, Ian...

Edwards Welcomes Downswell to National Youth Set Up

Coach of Jamaica’s under-17 football team, Andrew Edwards, welcomes the addition of National Youth Coordinator, Wendell Downswell, to the technical staff as...

Elaine Thompson Embracing ‘Sprint Queen’ Title

Elaine Thompson says she happily embraces the title “sprint queen”. Thompson won the 100 and 200-metres at the Rio games to become the first Jamaican female...

Triathlon Club Coming to Jamaica

National triathlon coach, Ina Daley, says she’ll be establishing a club similar to MVP and Racers. Daley says the club which will be known as athletes edge will...

Squash Association President Confident of Jamaica’s Regional Dominance

President of the Jamaica Squash Association, Chris Hinds, says he’s positive Jamaica dominate the sport on the regional and international circuit. Hinds says they...

Professional Boxers to Compete at Olympics

The Amateur International Boxing Association has cleared the way for professionals to compete at the Olympics. General Secretary of the local governing body, Leroy...

TG Boss Enjoying Players’ Trust

Coach of Tivoli Gardens, Omar Edwards, says he has gained the trust of the players since being appointed to put the team in a position to challenge for the title. Tivoli...

High Praise as Boxers Return with 8 Medals

National coach, Gilbert Vaz, is singing the the praises of his eight member team that recently returned from the Caribbean Boxing Championships in Barbados. The...

Parchment Puts Injuries Behind Him

Sprint hurdler, Hansle Parchment, says he’s over his injuries and is fit and ready for the 2017 track and field season. Parchment was forced to pull out of the Rio...

Jamaica Broilers Registers 14% Q3 Profit

Jamaica Broilers Group is reporting a 14-percent increase in revenue for the quarter ending October 2016. The company saw its revenue jump from $9.2-billion to...