Category: Sports

Rio Athletes a ‘Perfect National Example’ – Blake

President of the JAAA, Dr. Warren Blake, says Jamaica’s athletes to the Rio Olympics is a perfect example to the rest of the nation of what we can achieve through...

Taylor Key to Triumph vs England

Captain of the West Indies women, Stafanie Taylor, says she was told by coach, Vasbert Drakes that she has a major role to play if the Windies are to triumph over...

Joel Garner to Lead WI following Simmonds Sacking

Former West Indies fast bowler, Joel Garner will lead the regional side for the Pakistan tour following the sacking of head coach Phil Simmons. Simmons had been in...

Strong Field for Women’s 200m in Zurich Diamond League

Elaine Thompson says the 200-metres line-up for today’s Zurich Diamond league meet is stronger than the line-up for the finals at the Rio Olympics. Thompson will...

Atkinson Equals 100m Breaststroke Record

Four time Olympian, Alia Atkinson, equaled her world record in winning the women’s 100-metres breaststroke at the 2-day FINA/Airweave Swimming World Cup, which...

Jamaica Going for More Gold in Tonight’s Relays

Jamaica’s athletes will be going for more medals when they compete in the men’s and women’s 4-by-100-metres finals in Rio today. The Jamaicans have so...

Jamaican Men & Women Advance to 4x100m Finals

Jamaica’s men’s and women’s teams advanced to the final of the 4-by-100-metres relays in Rio. The Quartet of Simone Facey, Sashalee Forbes, Veronica...

Bolt Aiming to Break 200m Record

Usain Bolt is planning to shatter his own world record when he runs in the 200-metres final at the Rio Olympics, today. Bolt, who already won the 100-metres title, will...

Usain & Elaine On Course for History

Usain Bolt will run in lane-4 of semi-final-2 of the men’s 200-metres at the Rio Olympics, this evening at 8. Bolt, who already won the 100-metres title, says...

Disappointment on Day 6 in Rio

It was a disappointing morning for Jamaica on day-6 of athletics at the Rio Olympics, as all four of the country’s athletes failed to advance to the next round of...