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Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 6:13 PM

AL KHOR, Qatar (AP) — Qatari football fans hit back at Germany's World Cup protest on Sunday by holding pictures of former Germany player Mesut Özil while covering their mouths during the match against Spain. A group of...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 4:00 PM

AL KHOR, Qatar (AP) — Germany forward Niclas Füllkrug salvaged a 1-1 draw against Spain on Sunday at the World Cup. The Germans still need to win their last group match to have a chance of advancing to the knockout stage. The four-...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 1:05 PM

AL RAYYAN, Qatar (AP) — Andrej Kramaric scored a pair of goals and Croatia crushed Canada's hopes of advancing at its first World Cup in 36 years with a 4-1 victory on Sunday. Alphonso Davies scored Canada's first-ever World...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 10:08 AM

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Morocco pulled off another shock at the World Cup on Sunday, beating Belgium 2-0 to leave Kevin de Bruyne and the 2018 semifinalists in peril of a group-stage exit. Substitute Abdelhamid Sabiri got one past...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 10:02 AM

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Morocco goalkeeper Yassine Bounou mysteriously disappeared before kickoff of his team's World Cup game against Belgium on Sunday. Bounou was named in the starting lineup, came out with his team and sang the...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 7:18 AM

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Neymar is planning a World Cup comeback despite posting a photo of his ankle still looking very swollen on Saturday. Neymar is undergoing treatment for damaged ligaments in his right ankle after getting hurt in...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 7:10 AM

AL RAYYAN, Qatar (AP) — Keysher Fuller scored in the 81st minute to lift Costa Rica to a 1-0 victory over Japan on Sunday, leaving both teams with three points after two games in Group E of the World Cup. Fuller, who took advantage of a...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:16 AMDaniel Wheeler - Staff Reporter

THE NAME ‘Whispering Death’ may have been made famous by West Indies fast-bowling legend Michael Holding but last night Kingston College’s (KC), Dujuan ‘Whisper’ Richards made it clear being quiet is as dangerous as anything you can imagine....

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:15 AMHubert Lawrence - Gleaner Writer

THE NUMBERS tell one story about Asafa Powell: 97 sub-10s, two World Championship bronze medals, four Olympic finals, two sub-20 200 metre clockings, one Commonwealth Games 100 metre gold and two world records. Beyond those numbers lies a story...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:15 AMDaniel Wheeler - Staff Reporter

THE CHAPTER may be closed for Craig Butler and Mona High for their 2022 schoolboy football campaign, but the coach is adamant that what Jamaica has seen from the school over the last three months is the start of something great. Mona High’s ISSA/...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:15 AMOrane Buchanan - Staff Reporter

PRESIDENT OF the Jamaica Boxing Association (JBA), Stephen ‘Bomber’ Jones, is thrilled following news that 13 boxing trainees completed their one-month intensive course and graduated from G.C. Foster College on Tuesday and are now eager and raring...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:15 AM

CANBERRA, Australia (CMC): TAGENARINE CHANDERPAUL grabbed the headlines again with an attractive half-century but West Indies’ final day run chase fell short as their four-day match against the Australian Prime Minister’s XI finished in a tense...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:15 AMAinsley Walters - Gleaner Writer

LEGIT BOSS yesterday confirmed the unpredictability of two-year-olds, turning the tables on MAMMA MIA and THALITA in the Pick 3 Super Challenge Trophy, horses who had beaten her in back-to-back races. Coming off a disappointing fifth-place run...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:14 AMCarl Gilchrist - Gleaner Writer

JAMAICA FOOTBALL Federation (JFF) president Michael Ricketts says social intervention, using sports, is better than ZOSO and SOE at curbing crime, and is calling for a crime audit during the World Cup to see how crime figures would have dropped...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:14 AMJob Nelson - Sports Coordinator

JAMAICA’s SUCCESSFUL bid last month means the country is now set to host the Yonex Pan American (PanAm) Badminton Championships, which will take place at G.C. Foster College in April of 2023. According to the president of the Jamaica Badminton...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:14 AMDaniel Wheeler - Staff Reporter

ONEIKA MCANUFF will have to be chalked up as another of Hydel High School’s super class one team to confirm this season will be her last. McAnuff will depart for the shores of the United States next year where she will be competing for the...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:14 AM

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP): LIONEL MESSI was almost in tears as he grabbed and shook his jersey in front of Argentina’s celebrating fans, then blew a kiss and looked to the sky. With one of the most important goals of his career, Messi led Argentina to a 2...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:13 AMLivingston Scott - Gleaner Writer

BETWEEN 2013 and 2015, Jamaican shot putter O’Dayne Richards was on top of his game, defending his gold medals at the CAC (Central America and Caribbean) Championship (2013), and also winning gold at the Commonwealth (2014) and Pan American games...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:13 AM

SYDNEY, Australia (CMC): EXPLOSIVE FORMER West Indies all-rounder Deandra Dottin smashed an unbeaten 50 and returned to grab two wickets as she propelled underdogs Adelaide Strikers to a 10-run victory over Sydney Sixers and to their first-ever...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:13 AM

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (CMC): FORMER WEST Indies captain Carlos Brathwaite produced a stunning all-round performance while Brandon King lashed a pulsating half-century, but they experienced contrasting fates in the Abu Dhabi T10 on Friday...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:13 AM

AL WAKRAH, Qatar (AP): MITCHELL DUKE celebrated scoring Australia’s winning goal by forming a ‘J’ with his fingers in a tribute to his son Jaxson who was in the stands. Coach Graham Arnold dragged injured winger Martin Boyle – on crutches – into...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:13 AM

AL RAYYAN, Qatar (AP): FINALLY! Robert Lewandowski at last scored a goal in a World Cup match yesterday, helping Poland beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 and boosting his team’s chances of reaching the knockout stages. Lewandowski shed tears after scoring in...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:12 AM

DOHA, Qatar (AP): A SURPRISE opening-match loss has Germany headed into its second game seeking an easy victory to avoid a second consecutive early World Cup exit. Too bad the Germans play Spain in what should be anything but a leisurely Sunday...

Published:Sunday | November 27, 2022 | 12:10 AM

DOHA, Qatar (AP): FRANCE ADVANCED, and Kylian Mbappe got them there. The French became the first defending champions to reach the round of 16 at the World Cup since Brazil in 2006, beating Denmark 2-1 yesterday with Mbappe scoring both goals. “...

Published:Saturday | November 26, 2022 | 9:25 PM

The ISSA/Wata Champions Cup is guaranteed a return to urban territory as Kingston College (KC) ended Clarendon College's reign in a 4-2 win in their semi-final game this evening at the National Stadium. KC were led by an unstoppable Dujuan...

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