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News Jamaica Sports: Maharaj buys Jamaica’s sale topper

Published on: Tuesday 12 November 2019
Maharaj buys Jamaica’s sale topper
News source: https://trinidadexpress.com/sports/local/maharaj-buys-jamaica-s-sale-topper/article_64d25eea-05b1-11ea-8881-6f7deb8f9f92.html

TRINIDADIAN Chevan Maharaj, who won the 2019 Jamaica Triple Crown with Supreme Soul, bought the sales topper at Jamaica’s annual yearling sale on Sunday. It was Lot 44, a bay filly by Northern ...

News Jamaica Sports: Jamaica nab four medals at CAC Bodybuilding Champs

Published on: Thursday 17 October 2019
Jamaica nab four medals at CAC Bodybuilding Champs
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/sports/jamaica-nab-four-medals-at-cac-bodybuilding-champs_177457?profile=1498

President of the association Audrey Allwood-Mullings reiterated that Jamaica's participation in these games would not have been possible without the support of the Ministry of Sports, Sports ...

News Jamaica Sports: Jamaica benefitting from Kanye West 'Sunday Service', says Grange

Published on: Friday 18 October 2019
Jamaica benefitting from Kanye West 'Sunday Service', says Grange
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Jamaica_benefitting_from_Kanye_West_%26%238216;Sunday_Service%26%238217;,_says_Grange

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange, says that Jamaica will benefit from the staging of Kanye West's 'Sunday Service' concert in Kingston this ...

News Jamaica Sports: Coach Maurice Wilson pleased with Jamaica's 12-medal haul

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Coach Maurice Wilson pleased with Jamaica's 12-medal haul
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/sports/coach-maurice-wilson-pleased-with-jamaica-s-12-medal-haul_176639?profile=1511

There have been 21 area records —double the number from 2017 — – and 86 national records have been broken, underlining the global reach of the sport. Jamaica, with a population of just under three ...

News Jamaica Sports: Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Jamaica Tallawahs: When and where to watch, telecast and live streaming details | Caribbean Premier League 2019

Published on: Wednesday 02 October 2019
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Jamaica Tallawahs: When and where to watch, telecast and live streaming details | Caribbean Premier League 2019
News source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/guyana-amazon-warriors-vs-jamaica-053000493.html

In reply, Jamaica could amass just 137 runs before being bowled out ... 18:00 local time (3rd October) Star Sports: India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Maldives and Nepal Hotstar: Online streaming in India ...

News Jamaica Sports: Jamaica's field event hopefuls enter the World Champs fray

Published on: Wednesday 02 October 2019
Jamaica's field event hopefuls enter the World Champs fray
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/sports/jamaica-s-field-event-hopefuls-enter-the-world-champs-fray_176244

The magnitude of this achievement could be felt and seen, as I know what this means for, not just us the athletes, but for all sports-loving Jamaican fans. I am indeed elated and this also gives me an ...

News Jamaica Sports: Jamaican runner Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce becomes first mum to win 100m world title

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
Jamaican runner Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce becomes first mum to win 100m world title
News source: https://yourstory.com/herstory/2019/10/jamaican-shelly-ann-fraser-pryce-world-championships-mom

Jamaican runner Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce made ... the Foundation has awarded full scholarships to 31 high school students across 11 sports categories. Sasha advocates for mental health, the LGBTQ+ ...

News Jamaica Sports: Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce claims victory at athletics world championships

Published on: Monday 30 September 2019
Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce claims victory at athletics world championships
News source: https://www.wionews.com/sports/jamaicas-shelly-ann-fraser-pryce-claims-100m-gold-at-athletics-world-championships-252866

Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce powered her way to 100 metres gold on Sunday to become the first person to win four gold medals over the distance at the athletics world championships. Fraser-Pryce, who returned to the track in earnest only last year after giving birth to a son, stormed across the line in a season-best time of 10.71 seconds followed by Britain's Dina Asher-Smith in 10.83. Ivory Coast's Marie-Josee Ta Lou, world silver medallist at 100m and 200m in London two years ago, completed the podium, grabbing bronze with 10.90.

News Jamaica Sports: Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica wins 100 meters at world championships for the fourth time

Published on: Sunday 29 September 2019
Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica wins 100 meters at world championships for the fourth time
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/shelley-ann-fraser-pryce-of-jamaica-wins-100-meters-at-world-championships-for-the-fourth-time/2019/09/29/5f17cc56-e2f7-11e9-b0a6-3d03721b85ef_story.html

DOHA, Qatar — Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica wins 100 meters at world championships for the fourth time. Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be ...

News Jamaica Sports: DRAX HALL SPORTS COMPLEX — 4:00 PM

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
DRAX HALL SPORTS COMPLEX — 4:00 PM
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/sports/if-we-can-t-take-three-points-then-we-take-one-says-arnett-s-thomas-mount-pleasant-fa-vs-arnett-gardens_175989?profile=0

“We are at home and we need to be confident and to control the game and not to make Arnett get too comfortable,” Davis told the Jamaica Observer. Davis argues that despite only scoring three goals in ...

News Jamaica Sports: Jamaica's Williams escapes doping ban

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
Jamaica's Williams escapes doping ban
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/jamaicas-williams-escapes-doping-ban-201640853.html

(Reuters) - Jamaica's World Under-20 double sprint gold ... the athlete undergoes another education program on Anti-Doping In Sports Rules.” Williams's coach Ato Boldon said he was relieved ...

News Jamaica Sports: Best of Jamaica on show

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Best of Jamaica on show
News source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/entertainment/best-of-jamaica-on-show_175917?profile=1116

A STANDING ovation brought down the curtains on the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport's Carifesta Expose. The show — held at the Little Theatre, Tom Redcam Drive in Kingston last ...

News Jamaica Sports: Athletics: Jamaican Gayle upsets Echevarria to take long jump gold

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Athletics: Jamaican Gayle upsets Echevarria to take long jump gold
News source: https://www.straitstimes.com/sport/athletics-jamaican-gayle-upsets-echevarria-to-take-long-jump-gold

DOHA (REUTERS) - Tajay Gayle became the first Jamaican man to ever win a world title in a field event, upsetting favourite Juan Miguel Echevarria of Cuba to grab gold in the long jump at the world athletics championships on Saturday (Sept 28) with the biggest leap of the season.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

News Jamaica Sports: Jamaican sprint star’s yellow hair adds ‘sunshine’ to world track championships in Qatar

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Jamaican sprint star’s yellow hair adds ‘sunshine’ to world track championships in Qatar
News source: https://www.thestar.com/sports/amateur/2019/09/28/jamaican-sprint-stars-yellow-hair-adds-sunshine-to-world-track-championships-in-qatar.html

DOHA, QATAR—Hard to miss Jamaican sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce on the track. She’s the one with yellow hair. She’s the one running in front, too. Fraser-Pryce turned in the top time of 10.80 ...

News Jamaica Sports: Briana Williams, Jamaican sprint phenom, withdraws from world championships

Published on: Saturday 28 September 2019
Briana Williams, Jamaican sprint phenom, withdraws from world championships
News source: https://olympics.nbcsports.com/2019/09/28/briana-williams-world-championships/

Briana Williams, a 17-year-old Jamaican sprint phenom, withdrew from the world championships the day before the women’s 100m begins, despite being cleared of a potential ban for a positive drug ...

News Jamaica Sports: Future of Jamaican Surfing Shama Beckford Finds a Second Home in the Waters of Orange County

Published on: Thursday 25 July 2019
Future of Jamaican Surfing Shama Beckford Finds a Second Home in the Waters of Orange County
News source: https://ocweekly.com/future-of-jamaican-surfing-shama-beckford-finds-a-second-home-in-the-waters-of-orange-county/

Since he began as a pro five years ago, Beckford has emerged as one of the most decorated Jamaican athletes in the sport. In 2017, he made history as the first Jamaican surfer to conquer the ...

News Jamaica Sports: Cool Runnings? Jamaica rugby 7s dream big at Pan Am Games

Published on: Friday 26 July 2019
Cool Runnings? Jamaica rugby 7s dream big at Pan Am Games
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/cool-runnings-jamaica-rugby-7s-dream-big-at-pan-am-games/2019/07/26/2ebab8f0-b018-11e9-9411-a608f9d0c2d3_story.html

Jamaica’s rugby sevens team is a fan favorite at the Pan ... Some work in finance... others are involved in sport, but we’re not paid for this,” Osborne said. “We train in our own time and on weekends ...

News Jamaica Sports: Former Jamaica PM Edward Seaga has died at 89

Published on: Tuesday 28 May 2019
News source: https://www.stabroeknews.com/2019/news/regional/jamaica/05/28/former-jamaica-pm-edward-seaga-has-died-at-89/

(JIS photo) In 2008, he was appointed Pro-Chancellor of the University of Technology, Jamaica and two years later he became the institution’s second chancellor after his predecessor, Lord Morris ...