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  • No progress made on Whitmore decision November 27, 2021
    The job of senior men’s national team head coach, Theodore Whitmore, remains in limbo. This is more than a week after the Jamaica Football Federation’s (JFF) technical committee submitted a recommendation to its executive for changes to its...
    Audley Boyd/Contributing Editor
  • ‘It’s just a cycle’ November 27, 2021
    Western Bureau: Eleven-time champions Rusea’s High School kept their chances of advancing from the first round of the ISSA/WATA daCosta Cup alive with a 1-0 win over rivals Frome Technical High School at WesPow Park in St James yesterday. Rusea’s,...
    Kavarly Arnold/Gleaner Writer
  • ‘Big 12’ Brown wants world title within three years November 27, 2021
    Boxer Ricardo ‘Big 12’ Brown, who recently signed his first professional contract, says the goal is to become a world champion in the next three years. Brown says that achieving his goal will not be easy but that the experience he has gained at the...
    Livingston Scott/Gleaner Writer
  • No fans for SDC T20 finals November 27, 2021
    Fans who were expected to turn out to watch the big showdown between Race Course of Clarendon and Fairfield of Manchester in the Social Development Commission (SDC) National Community T20 Final tomorrow will have to read about it in The Gleaner, as...
    Lennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer
  • JC hit George’s for six November 27, 2021
    What was billed as a potential tight affair between many-times ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup champions Jamaica College (JC) and St George’s College turned out to be a historic result for St George’s head coach Neville Bell for all the wrong reasons. JC...
    Daniel Wheeler/Staff Reporter
  • God Of Love won’t stop Alexa’s Lodge November 27, 2021
    GOD OF LOVE is down in class and on the prowl, returning to overnight allowance for the Gerry Skelton Memorial at five and a half furlongs tomorrow, having notched his only victory this season when similarly lowering his sights in June. However,...
    Ainsley Walters/Gleaner Writer
  • Gayle’s goodbye November 26, 2021
    If everything goes according to plan, Jamaica and West Indies batsman Chris Gayle could get his wish of playing his final international match on home soil in the new year. Cricket West Indies (CWI) is said to be advanced in its plans to host...
    Lennox Aldred/Gleaner Writer
  • JPL attracting regional sponsors November 26, 2021
    Professional Football Jamaica (PFJ) Chairman Christopher Williams says a major regional entity could join the list of sponsors for next season’s Jamaica Premier League (JPL). Williams said that last season’s JPL was so popular across the Caribbean...
    Livingston Scott/Gleaner Writer
  • Johnson scores century in WI U19 warm-up November 26, 2021
    Jamaican left-handed batter Jordan Johnson was in scintillating form yesterday as he stroked an unbeaten century to lead West Indies U19 ‘B’ to an eight-wicket win over West Indies U19 ‘A’ in their Rising Stars warm-up 50 overs match at the...
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  • ‘Disturbing’ level of abuse on social media – World Athletics November 26, 2021
    (AP): Nearly three out of every 20 track and field athletes whose social media feeds were monitored in a study at the Tokyo Olympics were subject to abusive posts, and women were targeted in more than 85 per cent of those posts, according to...