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Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:06 AMDaniel Wheeler - Staff Reporter

Jamaican polo player Charles Chambers is already relishing the history created so far at the Butler International Cup in the United States of America (USA). However, he says that the team is ready to seize the biggest opportunity they have in...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:06 AMAudley Boyd - Sunday Gleaner Writer

PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL Jamaica Limited (PFJL) has signed on to a historic partnership with InStat that will massively improve access to Jamaica Premier League (JPL) statistical data of clubs, players and affiliated parties, plus exposure through...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:05 AMDaniel Wheeler - Staff Reporter

Professional Football Jamaica Limited (PFJL) Chairman Christopher Williams says that the financial sustainability and universal professional structure of the top-flight clubs will be a major focus, as it prepares for the impending changes to...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:06 AM

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP): Brazil called up eight English Premier League (EPL) players yesterday for World Cup qualifiers while hoping to avoid a repeat of farcical scenes which saw health officials come on the field to interrupt the team’s match against...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:06 AM

SHARJAH (CMC): West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo earned the Player-of-the-Match award for a match-changing spell that lifted Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to a six-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in the Indian Premier League...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:08 AMLivingston Scott - Gleaner Writer

Cavalier technical director Rudolph Speid has revealed that he will be taking a cautious approach when his team faces Tivoli Gardens in their Jamaica Premier League (JPL) first-leg semi-final match today at the UWI-JFF/Captain Horace Burrell Centre...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:06 AMAinsley Walters - Gleaner Writer -

FURTHER AND BEYOND kicked off the derby home turn like a winner on August 7, but his stamina limitations were exposed inside the final half-furlong where CALCULUS and BILLY WHIZZ, who he had seemingly left for dead at the top of the lane, rallied...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:05 AMLivingston Scott - Gleaner Writer

Waterhouse and Mount Pleasant meet in the first leg of their Jamaica Premier League (JPL) semi-final today at 2.30 p.m. at the UWI-JFF Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence, and both coaches say they have been boosted by their teams’...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:07 AMAudley Boyd - Gleaner Writer

FOR nearly two years, football players could not kick a ball. Coaches could not earn a salary. And clubs, even now, are unable to generate financial returns on home grounds as a venue. Football, as we know it, got a real kick-about. Within the past...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:05 AM

BRISBANE, Australia (CMC): Queensland Firebirds head coachMegan Anderson said she was excited about the immediate future after ace Jamaica Sunshine Girls goal shooter Romelda Aiken re-signed with the club in the Super Netball League. Aiken, 33,...

Published:Sunday | September 26, 2021 | 12:05 AM

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC): West Indies Women’s head coach Courtney Walsh said losing the One-day International home series against South Africa Women was a setback to his side’s plans for the Women’s World Cup qualifiers later in the year. The...

Published:Saturday | September 25, 2021 | 12:09 AM

SEMI-FINALISTS Waterhouse FC Head coach: Marcel Gayle Titles: Two (1998, 2006) 2021 regular season finish: First place (19 points) Semi-final opponents: Mount Pleasant (First leg: today - 2:30 p.m. Second leg: September 29) Head-to-head vs...

Published:Friday | September 24, 2021 | 12:09 AMAndre Lowe and Kayon Raynor/Gleaner Writers

THE STORY of Elaine Thompson Herah and the MVP Track Club looks likely to come to an end in a long divorce characterised by a deteriorating relationship, which led to several attempts by the fastest woman alive to sever ties with the club and long-...

Published:Friday | September 24, 2021 | 12:06 AM

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC): Cricket West Indies (CWI) said it plans to fulfil its tour obligations wherever possible, including to Pakistan in December. CWI chief executive officer (CEO) Johnny Grave said the sport’s regional governing body will...

Published:Friday | September 24, 2021 | 12:05 AMAinsley Walters/Gleaner Writer

KING ARTHUR might have conquered rivals out of the mile chute with topweight in last month’s She’s a Maneater Trophy. However, he hasn’t won a route race since revelling in the mud to outfinish NIPSTER in last year’s Jamaica Derby, exposing a chink...

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 6:34 PM

Sprinting star Elaine Thompson Herah is denying reports that she has signalled her intentions to end her eight year association with coach Stephen Francis and the MVP Track Club after news surfaced that her husband, Derron Herah, was preparing to...

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 10:26 AM

Two-time Olympic double sprint champion Elaine Thompson Herah is considering bringing her long-standing relationship with coach Stephen Francis and the MVP Track Club to an end. 

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 12:07 AM

Tivoli Gardens Technical Director Glendon ‘Admiral’ Bailey said his coaching staff got their plans right for the team to peak at the right time of the Jamaica Premier League. Goals from Stephen Barnett (18th), Trayvon Reid (62nd), Horatio Morgan (...

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 12:06 AMAinsley Walters/Gleaner Writer

MAKEUPARTIST made all the running to notch her fifth win from six starts, beating overnight allowance rivals by almost six lengths in a fast 1:11.4 for six furlongs yesterday. MAKEUPARTIST’s victory tightened leading owner Carlton Watson’s hold on...

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 12:06 AMRobert Bailey/Gleaner Writer

Jamaica’s Sunshine Girls and England Roses are scheduled to square off in a three-test netball series in London, England in November. The Vitality Roses Reunited Series, is scheduled to begin at the Copper Box Arena in London on November 28, before...

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 12:06 AM

LONDON, England (AP): One route to a first trophy since 2017 is already over for Manchester United. Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s team was knocked out of the League Cup in the third round by West Ham United yesterday. Manuel Lanzini clinched a 1-0 victory...

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 12:06 AM

DUBAI (CMC): A day that started under gloom for Sunrisers Hyderabad got worse when Delhi Capitals put on a clinical show and cantered to an eight-wicket win in the Indian Premier League (IPL) yesterday to move to the top of the points table....

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 12:05 AMLivingston Scott/Gleaner Writer

General secretary of the Professional Football Jamaica Limited (PFJL), Arlene Martin, insists that all the Jamaica Premier League (JPL) sponsors that were named at the start of the season remain committed and have honoured their obligations thus...

Published:Thursday | September 23, 2021 | 12:05 AM

National senior netball player Latanya Wilson signed a two-year contract extension with the Adelaide Thunderbirds in Suncorp Super Netball in Australia earlier this week. Wilson, 20, who plays wing defence, had a relatively quiet year for the...

Published:Wednesday | September 22, 2021 | 7:26 AM

Former West Indies cricketer Marlon Samuels has been charged by the International Cricket Council's (ICC) anti-corruption unit. The Jamaican has been charged on four counts of breaching the Emirates Cricket Board's (ECB) anti-corruption code. The...

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