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Remember The Name Kishane Thompson

Jamaica’s Kishane Thompson, the 22-year-old rising star has set tongues on fire after running a personal best of 9.77 seconds to win the Jamaican national title on Friday night. Thompson a member of the MVP Track Club, competed at the Jamaican national trials in June 2023, and ran 9.91 seconds for the 100 metres in his qualifying heat. However, he […]

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Emerging Ireland Completed 2-0 Clean Sweep Against Windies Academy

Emerging Ireland completed a 2-0 sweep of their four-day games against the West Indies Academy with a 10-wicket win at the Civil Service Cricket Club in Belfast on Friday. The Academy entered day four 148-3 off 28 overs, needing a further 93 runs to make their Irish counterparts have to chase a target. The tourists were eventually bowled out for […]

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India Legends Retire From T20 Internationals

India legends Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Ravindra Jadeja have retired from T20 internationals following their World Cup triumph in Barbados. Kohli was man of the match for his 76 and Rohit became the first India captain to lift a World Cup since 2011 following the captivating seven-run defeat of South Africa. Rohit, 37, and 35-year-old Kohli are number one […]

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England Name Test Squad Against West Indies

England have announced their squad for the first two Tests of the three-match series against West Indies. James Anderson will bring the curtain down on his stellar career after the first Test at Lord’s, which starts on July 10. Anderson has taken 700 Test wickets, the most of any fast bowler in the history of the format. But with the […]

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All The Towns In Jamaica Need Redevelopment, Mister Prime Minister

In a recent newspaper article published in the Jamaica Observer, Prime Minister Andrew Holness is reported to have said that the Government is looking to redevelop the tourist resort town of Ocho Rios in St Ann to accommodate its rapid growth. However, any casual observer will tell the Prime Minister that every town in Jamaica is in a ramshackle condition […]

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Windies Bite The Dust

South Africa turned up the heat when it mattered most, condemning West Indies to the ignominious position of seeing but not holding the 2024 World Cup. The team from the African continent have booked their place in the semi-finals following a tense three-wicket victory over West Indies on the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method.  Following England’s success over co-hosts the United States on Sunday, the […]

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U.S. Easy Picking For England

United States of America 115 England (9.4/20 ov, T:116) 117/0 England won by 10 wickets (with 62 balls remaining) England has swash buckled their way into the semi-finals of the T20 World Cup 2024 with a commanding 10-wicket win over USA in their final Super Eight match.  It took a mere 9.4 overs to chase down 116, with the main […]

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Sha’Carri Richardson Puts On Stunning Run In U.S. Olympics Trial

World 100m champion, Sha’Carri Richardson was in a no-nonsense mood at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Eugene, Oregon, on Saturday night.  In a display of sheer speed, she stormed her way into winning the 100m event in preparation for the 2024 Paris Olympics. With a world-leading time of 10.71 seconds, Richardson dominated the competition, emboldening her status as an early […]

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Reggae Boyz Play Second Fiddle In Copa America Opener

Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz paid the price for not wringing in the right changes at the right time, in their opening Copa America Group B game at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas on Saturday. After playing to a nil all draw in the first half, their defensive play landed them in no man’s land. They were edged out 1-0 by Mexico […]