Jamaica Gleaner
Published: Thursday | February 7, 2013
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'We've a legacy to defend' - Bennett optimistic Jamaica can repeat regional double
KINGSTON, Jamaica:Junior Bennett said Jamaica may be giving exposure to a few young, untested players, but they intended to make a strong defence of their titles when the Regional Four-Day and Super50...

Technology changing face of international football
During the France 1998 World Cup Qualifying campaign, Jamaica was able to keep the Reggae Boyz together.They lived in the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) hostel and trained together regularly. That was then. Most of the team plied their football trade here...

Wisynco cuts Premier League sponsorship
Distribution company Wisynco has ended their longstanding relationship with top-flight domestic football, citing economic and logistic challenges.However, director of marketing and development, Francois Chalifour...

We showed great character - Bravo
CANBERRA, Australia: Darren Bravo made the highest score of his limited-overs career on his 24th birthday, but ended on the losing side as the West Indies went under to Australia in the high-scoring third one-day international yesterday....

Gayle's injury to be assessed
CANBERRA, Australia (CMC):A scan is to be carried out on West Indies opening batsman Chris Gayle today to determine the extent of an injury sustained during the third one-day international against Australia yesterday.Gayle suffered a side strain while...

Gibson signs new WICB contract
ST JOHN'S, Antigua: The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) yesterday announced that Ottis Gibson has signed a new contract as head coach.The term of the contract is three years and will go to 2016.Gibson has served in the position for the past three years...

Champion jockey Nelson banned for 10 racedays
Newly crowned champion jockey Dane Nelson was on Tuesday slapped with a 10 raceday suspension and $10,000 fine by the stewards for his failure to ride HOGANS HERO on its merit in the sixth race...

Tivoli, Waulgrovians headline semis showdown
A pulsating encounter is expected when netball power-houses Tivoli Gardens 'A' and Waulgrovians 'A' clash in today's feature semi-final of the Jamaica National Building Society Super Open League...

Teams confident as Super50 bowls off
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC):A new format will herald in the start of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) first-class season, which bowls off across the region today.In a departure from what has obtained in recent years...

Price feels like he has lost 'sons' - Boys' Town coach reflects on transfer of four top players
Andrew Price, head coach of Boys' Town Football Club, has been left hurt by the departure of four of his top players during the January transfer window. The four players who have left the Collie Drive-based club are national senior team representatives...

England lose to NZ XI in tour match
WHANGAREI, New Zealand (AP):Stuart Broad took three wickets to lead a determined fightback before England lost off the last ball to a New Zealand XI in the last warm-up match ahead of their Twenty20 cricket series against New...


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