Jamaican athletes claim silver at Oslo Diamond League.


National record holder, Fedrick Dacres, picked up the silver at the I-Double-A-F’s Diamond League, in Oslo, Norway.

Dacres threw 67-point-10-metres to finish second behind Daniel Stahl of Sweden who threw 68-point-zero-6-metres.

Meanwhile, Simone Facey ran a season best 22-point-77-seconds to take silver in the women’s 200-metres.

The event went to Murielle Ahoure in a season best 22-point-74-seconds.


Alrick Swaby is a reporter/producer at Nationwide News Network. He started his career with the now defunct Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation, JBC, in 1995. He has experiences in radio and television broadcasting, reporting and production. He is now on his second stint with Nationwide after rejoining in 2012, Pursuing his passion.