Jamaica Gleaner
Published: Tuesday | January 8, 2013
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Jamaica's forward released by NBA's Cavaliers
Jamaican forward Samardo Samuels is now searching for a new National Basketball Association (NBA) team, this after he was released by the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday. Samuels played in 18 games with the Cavaliers this season...

Bolt, Fraser-Pryce favoured for Golden Cleats Awards
Olympic standouts Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce are strong favourites for male and female honours at today's Scotiabank-sponsored Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) Golden Cleats Awards at Terra Nova Hotel....

'It was going to be a cracker' - Jamaica, T&T coaches claim victory was possible barring rain
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC):Coaches of the two teams involved in Sunday night's opening clash of the Caribbean T20 Tournament both claim they had a chance of pulling off victory...

Adlam hopes goals help Portmore retain title
A well-taken brace by Portmore United's ace forward, Alanzo Adlam, gave them a comprehensive 3-0 win over Humble Lion at Effortville Sports Complex, as the Red Stripe National Premier League resumed in 2013....

Seaga steps in at shambolic Tivoli... Lines up meeting with under-fire coach Bailey
"This is not Tivoli Gardens, this is not how we play football, and something has to be done!" Edward Seaga was a grim figure on Sunday night as he sat in disbelief, following his team's embarrassing 0-3 Red Stripe Premier League...

MBUFC net tough win
WESTERN BUREAU: Montego Bay United Football Club (MBUFC) continued their relentless bid to secure a place in the 2012-13 Red Stripe Premier League second end-of-round final, when they scored a hard-fought come-from-behind 3-2 win...

New players, old result for Savannah
WESTERN BUREAU:Arnett Gardens clipped lowly Savannah FC 1-0, courtesy of a Jason Moore strike off a corner kick in the 80th minute, and prolonged the Westmoreland team's poor run in the Red Stripe Premier League.It was the home...

Samuels yet to be penalised; Warne suspended, fined
MELBOURNE, Australia (CMC):THOUGH slapped with two charges, no action has yet been taken West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels following his ugly clash with Shane Warne during a match between Melbourne Renegades and Melbourne Stars in the Australian...

Barbados hammer Leewards
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC):Barbados made light work of the Leeward Islands, romping to an emphatic nine-wicket win to send an early warning in the 2013 edition of the Caribbean Twenty20 yesterday.They routed the lowly Leewards...

Hodges back at Rivoli
Devon Hodges is back at Rivoli United FC, armed with a plan to help the South Central Confederation Super League team return to the Premier League.The out-of-favour national striker returned to Rivoli after a season-long loan...

Messi wins record fourth Ballon d'Or
ZURICH (AP):Lionel Messi won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award yesterday as an expected reward for his astonishing 91-goal year for Barcelona and Argentina in 2012.Aged just 25, Messi has now been voted the world's best player for an unprecedented fourth...

Windies women lose first ODI
BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC):A fighting knock of 40 from skipper Merissa Aguilleira was the only sparkle as West Indies suffered a batting collapse and lost to South Africa by 80 runs in the first of their five-match one-day international series at Warner...

Premier League teams bow into action
The Kingston and St Andrew Football Association (KSAFA)/Jamaica Yellow Pages Jackie Bell Knockout competition resumes today, with two Red Stripe Premier League teams entering at the Round of 16.In one of three scheduled first-leg games, Premier League...


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