Category: Sports

Sports Star Marlon Samuels Issues Cease And Desist order

Sports Star Marlon Samuels Issues Cease And Desist order

| April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Sports Star Marlon Samuels Issues Official Statement Regarding Social Media Controversy “It has been brought to my attention that there are allegations in social media circles, that a female television personality who goes by the moniker Yanique Curvy Diva has made several derogatory posts on social media about me. I am therefore informing the public […]

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Jamaica participates in World Squash Championship

Jamaica participates in World Squash Championship

| November 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

A four-member Jamaican team enters the Men’s WSF World Team Squash Championship this week with hopes of breaking out of the initial rounds. Chris Hind, President of the Jamaica Squash Association, said this was the first time Jamaica has qualified for the championship, pointing out that the team is ranked 21 on the global level, […]

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Brianna Scurry Elected to Natl. Soccer Hall of Fame

Brianna Scurry Elected to Natl. Soccer Hall of Fame

| August 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Briana Scurry’s soccer career began in Dayton, Minnesota. The 12-year-old was the only African-American and only girl on the team. Thirty-two years later, Scurry became the only African-American woman in the National Soccer Hall of Fame after she was elected recently in her fourth year of eligibility. The starting goaltender for the U.S. women’s national team that […]

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USA to play T20s against CPL franchises

USA to play T20s against CPL franchises

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two Caribbean Premier League squads will play warm-up fixtures against the USA men’s team in the build-up to this year’s pair of CPL double-headers in Florida on August 5 and 6. The first fixture will involve USA and St Kitts & Nevis Patriots on August 2 while Jamaica Tallawahs will play USA on August 3. […]

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2017 ESPY’s Red Carpet Was an Elaborate Affair

2017 ESPY’s Red Carpet Was an Elaborate Affair

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

  The world’s greatest athletes and Hollywood stars brought their A-game to the 2017 ESPY red carpet. From eye-popping suits to ultra glam gowns, these are the looks that took the night. Russell Westbrook   Draya Michele   Candace Parker   Russell Wilson   Gabby Douglas   Malcolm Butler   Orlando Scandrick Rachel Lindsay   […]

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Russell, Watson Mine Gold For Ja. At U18 Champs

Russell, Watson Mine Gold For Ja. At U18 Champs

| July 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jamaica celebrated a double gold medal performance to close off Day Three at the IAAF World Under-18 Championships with De’Jour Russell and Antonio Watson beating their peers in Nairobi, Kenya on Friday. Russell lowered his own championships record in the 110m hurdles, dominating the field to win in 13.04 seconds ahead of Chinese Taipei’s Hao-hua […]

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Lucian-Born Chris Boucher Signs With G.S. Warriors

Lucian-Born Chris Boucher Signs With G.S. Warriors

| June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Chris Boucher was signed as a free agent by the Golden State Warriors following the 2017 NBA Draft. The move came minutes after the draft from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn concluded. Details from the league indicate Boucher signed a two-way NBA contract. It’s the first time since 1971 that the Oregon Ducks had five […]

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W.I-Afghan Series Ends 1-1 After Rain Scuppers Decider

W.I-Afghan Series Ends 1-1 After Rain Scuppers Decider

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

GROS ISLET, St Lucia – Persistent heavy rain forced the abandonment of the decisive third One-Day International between West Indies and Afghanistan here Wednesday night, leaving the three-match series in a 1-1 stalemate. The adverse weather, which started overnight and continued all day, refused to relent for any significant length of time, leaving the Darren […]

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Kohli Backs Decision to Rest Sharma From Windies Tour

Kohli Backs Decision to Rest Sharma From Windies Tour

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

  The decision to rest Rohit Sharma from India’s upcoming limited-overs tour of the West Indies was a “smart” one, according to the captain Virat Kohli, who stressed the need to monitor the opener’s fitness after a “massive hip surgery”. India are going to the Caribbean for five ODIs and a T20 international immediately after the Champions […]

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H.S Junior Already Offered 33 Full-Ride Scholarships

H.S Junior Already Offered 33 Full-Ride Scholarships

| May 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Jahmir Smith As a kid, high school junior Jahmir Smith never had a dream college. But for a number of universities, he’s their dream student. The 17-year-old North Carolina native has already been accepted into all eight Ivy League schools and has received 33 full-ride scholarship offers, according to ABC 11 Eyewitness News. While Smith […]

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