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Thirteen-year-old Mount Alvernia High School student Leah Chin dreams of swimming for Jamaica.

WESTERN BUREAU: LEAH CHIN did not choose to be a swimmer initially, but after the gymnast was injured, her talent-infused DNA helped the 13-year-old pivot and within six months of swimming competitively, the Montegonian is already breaking records...
Kingston College players celebrate the moment when they were crowned ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup Champions with a 5-4 penalty shootout win over former champions, Jamaica College, at the Stadium East field yesterday.

THE ISSA/DIGICEL Manning Cup trophy has returned to North Street after Kingston Kingston (KC) defeated champions Jamaica College (JC) 5-4 on penalties in the final at the St Stadium East field yesterday. This, after both schools played out an...

St Catherine High School players celebrate retaining the ISSA Walker Cup title they earned by defeating Kingston Technichal High School 1-0 at the Stadium East field yesterday.

TO THE delight and relief of St Catherine High School head coach Anthony Patrick, retaining their ISSA/Digicel Walker Cup crown did not require another penalty shootout. Dillion Richards’ 89th-minue header was the difference as St Catherine edged...

MANCHESTER, England (AP): Marcus Rashford scored in the third and final minute of stoppage time to earn Manchester United a 1-0 win over West Ham that lifted the team above its opponent into fourth place in the Premier League on Saturday. Rashford...

SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP): MANCHESTER CITY’S long winning run in the Premier League ended at 12 matches on Saturday after a 1-1 draw at Southampton which took points off the leaders for the second time this season. City needed a 65th-minute header...

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, (CMC): HEAD COACH Courtney Walsh believes consistent, competitive totals will be critical to any success for West Indies Women during the upcoming ICC 50-over World Cup in New Zealand. While acknowledging the Caribbean...

THE JAMAICA Cricket Association (JCA) is encouraged by a recent government assurance regarding the end to COVID-19-related lockdowns. According to O’Neil Cruickshank, the association’s cricket operations and development officer, the Institute of...

TyQuendo Tracey, 100-metre National Champion, has been named brand ambassador for Lifespan Spring Water. The partnership between Tracey and the Buff Bay, Portland-based company was made official on Friday. “It’s a very good feeling for me...

TIA CLAYTON was the first of the fast Edwin Allen High School twins to win an individual gold medal at the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls’ Championships. Now, with her sister Tina ahead of her, Tia has put her foot back on the accelerator. So...

TWO OF the country’s most promising young athletes, sprinter Briana Williams and hurdler Britany Anderson, have been added to the line-up at the 114th Millrose Games, scheduled to take place at the Armory New Balance Track and Field Centre in New...
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