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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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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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First Black World Champion Gymnast suffers racist jibe

First Black World Champion Gymnast suffers racist jibe

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

World news. An Italian gymnast has provoked outrage after claiming the sport’s first black world champion only won because of her skin colour. American Simone Biles, 16, made gymnastic history when she became the new all-round world champion on Friday. But moments after Carlotta Ferlito finished fifth, she told a journalist that she had joked […]

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Brazil’s newest FIFA ref causes internet sensation

Brazil’s newest FIFA ref causes internet sensation

| May 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sports news. Early Doors has always been suspicious of football referees. Deciding to become one of the men in black has always seemed a peculiarly cruel bargain with the devil: sure, you get to be involved in football at a level that could be far higher than your own skill, and we can kind of […]

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Indian youngster  to train under Bolt’s coach

Indian youngster to train under Bolt’s coach

| January 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sports news. Young Indian sprinter Amiya Mallick, the national 200m champion, is getting the opportunity to make a mark. Mallick, who hails from Bhubaneshwar, on the eastern part of India, will train under Jamaican sprint king Usain Bolt’s coach Glen Mills for a period of four months beginning January 14 as part of his preparations […]

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Malcolm Marshall Cup still going strong

Malcolm Marshall Cup still going strong

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

In West Indies Cricket news, sports promoter, Sted Wallen from Birmingham staged yet another memorable tribute to the late great  Malcolm Marshall, widely known as one of the nicest men in cricket. The Memorial Cup in his honour this year took place on Sunday 25th August 2013 at the Handsworth Park Birmingham. Attendance this year […]

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Lara to play dual role in India

Lara to play dual role in India

| September 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

In West Indies Cricket. West Indies batting legend Brian Lara will be travelling to India with the Trinidad and Tobago team for the Champions League Twenty20 tournament which began on Tuesday. Although not a formal part of the team management, Lara during his visit to India, will be playing a dual role of a tourism […]

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Bravo learning the tricks from Dhoni

Bravo learning the tricks from Dhoni

| May 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo, who was named the team’s captain for the ICC Champions Trophy, is learning a thing or two from India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Playing under Dhoni for the Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League, is coming to be a learning experience for the West Indian. “The way MS […]

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