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Neymar Injured during Brazil’s World Cup Opening Match

Neymar Injured during Brazil’s World Cup Opening Match

Brazil succeeded in securing its first win in the ongoing World Cup in Qatar on Thursday, thanks to 25-year-old Richarlison’s two well-placed goals. But with Neymar, one of their leading players, suffering an injury during today’s match. Now the question is, are the South American nation’s chances of walking away with this year’s trophy in danger? Image – Laurent Gillieron/Keystone via AP The Braz... »

Jamaican Sprinting Queens Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Shericka Jackson Nominated for Female Athlete of the Year

Jamaican Sprinting Queens Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Shericka Jackson Nominated for Female Athlete of the Year

After a stellar and triumphant display of athletics on the track during this year’s sporting season, Jamaican track stars Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, and Shericka Jackson both have been nominated for female athlete of the year for the World Athletics Awards 2022. The announcement was made by World Athletics on Wednesday and will see Jackson and Fraser-Pryce in contention for the prestigious award alo... »

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Sets New 100m Meet Record at the Monaco Diamond League – Watch Race

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Sets New 100m Meet Record at the Monaco Diamond League – Watch Race

Olympians Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Shericka Jackson continue to excel in their track and field endeavours and on Wednesday stunned the crowd in Monaco by running a new meet record and a new personal best, respectively. Both Fraser-Pryce and Jackson are on the heels of two successful back-to-back performances at major athletic events in the United States and Hungary. Just a few days ago, at the ... »

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce stuns in The Women’s 100m Final at The Continental Tour in Hungary – Watch Race

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce stuns in The Women’s 100m Final at The Continental Tour in Hungary – Watch Race

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce continues to stun audiences, recently setting a new meet record at the Istvan Gyulai Memorial Continental Tour in Hungary. Fraser-Pryce has shown no signs of slowing down after winning her fifth 100-meter title at the World Athletics Championships held in Eugene, Oregon, in July. Only two days after setting her world-leading time in Silesia ... »

Jamaica Girl Sprinters Set World Under-20 Record in Columbia

Jamaica Girl Sprinters Set World Under-20 Record in Columbia

Young sprinters Serena Cole, Kerrica Hill, and sisters Tina and Tia Clayton have left their mark on the World Under-20 Championships in Colombia after blazing to the finish line and setting a new age-group record on Friday. Though the baton changes were not all perfect, the ladies managed to put enough distance between them and their rivals, the United States of America (USA), to cross the finish ... »

Fraser-Pryce Wins Gold, Jackson Silver And Thompson-Hera Bronze In Women’s 100m World Championships Final – Watch Race

Fraser-Pryce Wins Gold, Jackson Silver And Thompson-Hera Bronze In Women’s 100m World Championships Final – Watch Race

“The greatest sprinter the world has ever seen, male or female,” said a commentator while talking about Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce moments after she won the Women’s 100m World Championships Final in a time of 10.67 in Eugene. The five-time World Champion won the final race of Sunday night, in a championship record time of 10.67. See the times below. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce 10.67 Shericka Jackson 10.7... »

Tina Clayton – Jamaica’s Next Track Star – National U20 Record

Tina Clayton – Jamaica’s Next Track Star – National U20 Record

17-year-old Edwin Allen attendee Tina Clayton has made history by breaking the record for the women’s under 20 100-meter race in the finals of the Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association’s (JAAA) National Championships in Kingston on Friday, June 24. The record was previously set by Briana Williams back in May of 2021 at 19 years old. The trials are being held at the Jamaica National Stadium ... »

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Clocks World Leading Time In Kenya

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce Clocks World Leading Time In Kenya

Jamaican female sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce ran her first 100m race of the season in Nairobi. She ran at the Kip Keino Classic and managed to set a world-leading time of 10.67s in a well-executed race. In second place was Egypt’s Bassant Hemida who was well beaten, crossing the line at 11.02s while USA’s Shannon Ray was third with a time of 11.33. Fraser-Pryce led the race from start to finis... »

World/Jamaican Sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser Finishes In Second Place

World/Jamaican Sprinter Shelly-Ann Fraser Finishes In Second Place

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce finished second with 22.79 seconds (1.3m/s) in the 200 metres at the National Stadium. At the Velocity Fest 11 on Saturday, the World and Olympic champion opened her outdoor season with initially a quick start but her speed later slowed after leading the race to 170 metres. After she slowed down Bahamian Anthonique Strachan picked up the pace and won the race with a season’... »

Elaine Thompson-Herah Wins 2022 Laureus Sportswoman Of The Year Award

Elaine Thompson-Herah Wins 2022 Laureus Sportswoman Of The Year Award

Double Olympic sprint champion, Elaine Thompson-Herah has won the 2022 Laureus Sportswoman of the Year award, becoming the first female athlete from Jamaica to be bestowed this coveted honour since its inception in 2000. A total of six women across the world from various sporting events such as tennis, swimming, football, and track and field were nominated for the award, however, the Jamaican spri... »

Jamaica Secures Gold Medal In The 4x400m Relay At The World Athletics Indoor Championships (VIDEO)

Jamaica Secures Gold Medal In The 4x400m Relay At The World Athletics Indoor Championships (VIDEO)

On Sunday, March 20, the women’s 4x400m relay team consisting of teammates Stephenie Ann McPherson, Roneisha McGregor, Junelle Bromfield and Janieve Russell defeated four times reigning champion, the United States of America (USA) to secure a gold medal for Jamaica at the World Athletics Indoor Championships in Belgrade, Serbia. Stephenie Ann McPherson anchored the team to victory in a time of 3:2... »

Usain Donates $1.5 Million To Alma Mater William Knibb High School Track Program

Usain Donates $1.5 Million To Alma Mater William Knibb High School Track Program

Sprint King and Record Producer Usain Bolt’s philanthropic light continues to burn with his recent gift of 1.5 million dollars to his alma mater William Knibb Memorial High School. Since its inception, the sprinter’s Usain Bolt Foundation [UFC] has remained active as they work to fulfill their vision “to enhance the character of children through educational and cultural development, as they live t... »

Jamaica Wins Medal In North American Bobsled Competition And Looks Forward To Winter Olympics

Jamaica Wins Medal In North American Bobsled Competition And Looks Forward To Winter Olympics

The Jamaican team is making great strides in the sport of Bobsled as they recently won a medal in the North American Cup competition held at Lake Placid, New York on the 20th of December. The team consists of Shanwayne Stephens, Ashley Watson, Rolando Reid, and Matthew Wekpe who had a 7th place overall finish in a time of 1:32:87. As a part of the two-man Bobsled team, Watson and Stephens who were... »

Ayesha Curry Breaks Silence On Steph Curry Open Marriage

Ayesha Curry Breaks Silence On Steph Curry Open Marriage

Ayesha Curry breaks silence on reports she and her husband Steph Curry were in an open marriage. Ayesha took the time to respond to a brazen fan who questioned the status of her marriage to basketball star Steph Curry. On Monday, she shared a photo of her husband in a recent GQ photoshoot where she drools over his good looks. “Good gracious God almighty,” she said with the sweating emoji. “my baby... »

WORLD/JAMAICA Top Sprinter Elaine Thompson Herah Receives Honorary Degree From Utech

WORLD/JAMAICA Top Sprinter Elaine Thompson Herah Receives Honorary Degree From Utech

This year’s track season might be finished but Elaine Thompson Herah is not as she was recently awarded an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Laws, from the University Of Technology. An Honorary Degree is one of the highest accolades that a University offers to people, especially those who have accomplished the unusual in the particular field or for their country. The Honorary Degree is awarded to the q... »

Elaine Thompson-Herah Wins World Athletics Athlete of The Year Award

Elaine Thompson-Herah Wins World Athletics Athlete of The Year Award

Jamaican sprinter Elaine Thompson-Herah walked away as the winner of the 2021 World Athletics Athlete of the year award on December 1st to top off what was a very good year for the back to back Olympic gold medalist. In celebration of the monumental win, she took to Instagram moments ago and wrote, “Way to cap off a magnificent historic season with my first world Athletics athlete of the year awar... »

Usain Bolt’s Album Outperforms Vybz Kartel & Spice, Debuts In Top 10 Billboard

Usain Bolt’s Album Outperforms Vybz Kartel & Spice, Debuts In Top 10 Billboard

Usain Bolt released his joint debut album Country Yutes with his manager and dancehall artist NJ, and it secured its place on the Billboard chart. Is this enough to finally earn him some respect in the dancehall community? While Usain Bolt is one of the most famous people in the world, at home, he is often underestimated. In spite of the impact that he has made on the world, history, and popular c... »

Cristiano Ronaldo Signs for Manchester United (VIDEO)

Cristiano Ronaldo Signs for Manchester United (VIDEO)

Manchester United have confirmed that they have re-signed Cristiano Ronaldo from Juventus. United confirmed the news on their Twitter account with the deal subject to personal terms, a visa and a medical.  Kaveh and Dharmesh explain how in just a few hours a potential deal with Manchester City fell through, opening the door for a dream move BACK to Old Trafford. Learn more from the report below. &... »

Jamaica Wins 123 Again With Shelly-Ann Beating Elaine In Record Time at Wanda Diamond League, Switzerland (VIDEO)

Jamaica Wins 123 Again With Shelly-Ann Beating Elaine In Record Time at Wanda Diamond League, Switzerland (VIDEO)

The enigmatic 8 race winning streak of Elaine Thompson-Herah has finally come to an end and only could have happened by the immaculate sprinting of her Jamaican teammate Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce, who ran a blistering meet record and personal best of 10.60 at the Lausanne, Diamond league event. The race was quite an interesting showdown as it featured some of the world’s fastest women this year such... »

Jamaica Clocks World Record in Women’s 4x100m Final of U20 Championships – VIDEO

Jamaica Clocks World Record in Women’s 4x100m Final of U20 Championships – VIDEO

The girls of Jamaica continues to dominate the sprint events in athletics with their latest accomplishment being being a world record at the World Athletics Under-20 Championships held in Nairobi, Kenya. Today was day 5 the final day of the youth championships and as usual the relays are run on the final day. Jamaica’s female’s 4x100m which features Serena Cole, Tina Clayton, Kerrica Hill and Tia ... »

Jamaica Takes GOLD, SILVER and BRONZE in Women’s 100m Eugene Diamond League 2021… Sha’Carrie Richardson Finished LAST – VIDEO

Jamaica Takes GOLD, SILVER and BRONZE in Women’s 100m Eugene Diamond League 2021… Sha’Carrie Richardson Finished LAST – VIDEO

Today was the epic encounter between the fastest women in the world including Elaine Thompson-Herah, Shericka Jackson, Shelly-Ann Fraser Price, Briana Williams and big talker Sha’Carrie Richardson. Sha’Carrie Richardson was hyped after her temporary ban, for smoking marijuana which prevented her from competing in the Olympics however she was unable to to complete the race infant anyone. Thompson-H... »

Fastest Women on Earth to FACE-OFF at Diamond League on August 21st

Fastest Women on Earth to FACE-OFF at Diamond League on August 21st

Even though the Women’s Olympic 100 meter final was a thrilling race, the best expo of the fastest women in the world is yet to come as the Eugene Diamond League sets to tell a long-lasting tale, with some of the most speed blistering females to ever grace the track The showdown is set to take place on August 21 and will see the likes of Sha’Carrie Richardson returning to the track after she was g... »

Elaine Thompson-Herah Wins Gold in 200m Final in Tokyo – VIDEO

Elaine Thompson-Herah Wins Gold in 200m Final in Tokyo – VIDEO

Jamaican female sprinter, Elaine Thompson-Herah managed to complete the sprint double moments ago, taking gold in both events at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Elaine led the race off the bend going into the final 100m of the race with Shelly-Ann right behind her at that point, Elaine continued to push herself gaining a lead of about 3-4 metres. She managed to finish the race in an impressive 21.53sec. ... »

Argentina Beats Brazil (1-0) in Copa America Final… Watch Goal and Highlights

Argentina Beats Brazil (1-0) in Copa America Final… Watch Goal and Highlights

Lionel Messi manages to win his first major tournament title with Argentina after failing to do so in the previous nine occasions. The only goal of the match was scored in the first half, however both teams put on a show over the ninety add minutes of the match. The match was dubbed as the Neymar vs Messi encounter. Argentine scored in the twenty-second minute after a clever pass from midfield, sp... »

US sprint Star Sha’Carri Richardson TESTS POSITIVE for Marijuana

US sprint Star Sha’Carri Richardson TESTS POSITIVE for Marijuana

Sha’Carri Richardson the US sprint sensation, could miss the Tokyo games after testing positive for marijuana at the US Olympics Athletics trials. In June, 21-year-old Richardson had won the 100 m at the US trials in Oregon and at a meet in Florida, she became the sixth-fastest woman in the world at the 100m distance, with a time of 10.72 seconds. Marijuana is now on the World Anti-Doping Agency’s... »

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