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Published:Sunday | February 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming

Since Digicel came on board and organised the regional athletic championships into a series, The Digicel Grand Prix Series, it has become very apparent that schools in the eastern region are miles behind their counterparts in terms of high-quality...

Published:Tuesday | February 13, 2018 | 12:18 AMAkino Ming

Though he smashed his national discus record by more than a metreĀ at the King of the Ring development track-and-field meet on the compound of Excelsior High School on Saturday, Fedrick Dacres, said that he is not getting carried away with...

Published:Sunday | February 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming

Former Camperdown High School standout Remaldo Rose was honoured yesterday at the 14th staging of the Camperdown Classic at the National Stadium.Rose, who showed tremendous potential as a junior athlete, told The Sunday Gleaner that he was elated to...

Published:Sunday | February 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming

Danny Hawthorne, the head coach of Wolmer's Boys School, said track and field fans can expect a "royal treat" in the 400 metres hurdles for Class One boys at the ISSA-GraceKennedy Boys and Girls' Championship this year as the main players have all...

Published:Sunday | January 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming

Forget the 53.72 seconds she ran yesterday in the 400 metres flat at the Queen's-Grace Jackson track meet at the National Stadium.Kaliese Spencer told The Sunday Gleaner yesterday that she believes that 2018 will be the best season of her career as...

Published:Sunday | January 21, 2018 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming

After 15-year-old Carrie Russell surprised her competitors and won a bronze medal in the 100 metres at the World Junior championships in Beijing, China, in 2006, her father, Hesant, told her that he wanted her to become a great athlete.By great, he...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 3:07 PMAkino Ming

Opposition Spokesperson on Sports, Natalie Neita-Headley was moments ago given station bail by the Duhaney Park Police after she was arrested this morning for assault. It is alleged that Neita-Headley punched a man to the ground at a gas station on...

Published:Wednesday | December 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming

John Bailey, the president of Tennis Jamaica, has resigned.Bailey, who became president of the association in 2012 following the resignation of Aubyn Hill, said that he has become too busy with running his businesses to be able to carry out the...

Published:Friday | December 1, 2017 | 12:00 AMAkino Ming

For more than three hours yesterday, firefighters from St Catherine, as well as the Kingston and St Andrew fire divisions, battled a huge fire that eventually destroyed a vast section of the Geddes Refrigeration Limited building off Spanish Town...

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