Jamaican sprinter leaves field behind in world-leading 10.85 at Rome Diamond League

Jamaican sprinter leaves field behind in world-leading 10.85  at Rome Diamond League

Jamaican Elaine Thompson-Herah ran a world-leading 10.85 seconds (0.2m/s) to win the women’s 100m last week in the Rome Diamond League meeting in Italy, extending her unbeaten run in the event to six straight this season. Thompson-Herah, who took over the world lead from compatriot Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce who ran 10.86 seconds in Kingston on August […]

Tennis champion Naomi Osaka visits Haiti, her father’s homeland

Tennis champion Naomi Osaka visits Haiti, her father’s homeland

Three-time Grand Slam singles  champion Naomi Osaka arrived in Haiti on Monday last for a “surprise and discreet visit.” An official from the Haitian Ministry of Sports said that Osaka, 22, was accompanied by a few members of her family and is expected to visit the famous Citadelle Laferrière, in Milot (North). The winner of […]

FIA investigating Hamilton for Breonna Taylor T-shirt -report

FIA investigating Hamilton for Breonna Taylor T-shirt -report

Mugello , Itally – Formula One’s ruling body is reported to be considering action against world champion Lewis Hamilton after he wore a T-shirt highlighting police brutality at Sunday’s Tuscan Grand Prix. The six-time world champion and series leader, who won the race, wore a T-shirt bearing a message that said “Arrest the cops who […]

Trinbago Knight Riders trounce Zouks to claim fourth CPL title

Trinbago Knight Riders trounce Zouks to claim fourth  CPL title

TAROUBA, Trinidad – Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) clinched a record fourth Caribbean Premier League title when they made light work of St Lucia Zouks by eight wickets in last Thursday’s ’s final, to complete an historic unbeaten campaign in the franchise tournament. Inspired by captain Kieron Pollard’s four-wicket haul, TKR withstood an early onslaught to […]

Reggae Boy Kelly hat-trick headlines Caribbean scoring spree

Reggae Boy Kelly hat-trick headlines  Caribbean scoring spree

NEW YORK — Jamaican Dane Kelly netted a hat-trick to fire Charlotte Independence to their third win in four outings in the United Soccer League last weekend, headlining a productive round of matches for Caribbean marksmen. Playing at Sportsplex at Matthews in North Carolina last Saturday, the 29-year-old Kelly banged in a brace in the […]

Hamilton salutes Boseman after winning the Belgian Formula One Grand Prix

Hamilton salutes Boseman after winning  the Belgian Formula One Grand Prix

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium — Lewis Hamilton saluted actor Chadwick Boseman on the podium after a majestic 89th career win at the Belgian Grand Prix and then said he would prefer to have to fight harder for victories. The championship leader and six-time Formula One champion made the crossed-forearms gesture from the Black Panther movies in respect […]

Mohammed opts out of Windies side for England series

Mohammed opts out of  Windies side for England series

ST JOHN’S, Antigua  — Anisa Mohammed, Vice-Captain  of the West Indies Women’s team, has opted out of an otherwise full strength 18-member squad announced last week for the biosecure five-match Twenty20 (T20) International tour of England starting later this month Regular Captain Stafanie Taylor will lead the side which includes Hayley Matthews, Deandra Dottin and […]

Usain Bolt confirms he is self-isolating, awaiting COVID-19 test result

Usain Bolt confirms he is self-isolating, awaiting COVID-19 test result

Retired Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt says in a video posted to his Twitter account from his home in Jamaica that he is self-isolating and awaiting confirmation after taking a COVID-19 test but is not showing any symptoms. Bolt said on a social media video said that tested positive for covid-19 and he is self-isolating. […]

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