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Devon Smith of the Windward Islands Volcanoes flicks the ball away during his match against Trinidad and Tobago Red Force in the WICB Professional Cricket League Regional 4-Day Tournament yesterday at Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad. (Photo: WICB MEDIA/Ashley Allen) GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Veteran left-hander Shiv …

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St George’s footballer Dominic James dies after collapsing during match …

A mere two minutes after the referee’s whistle signalled the opening of yesterday’s Manning Cup encounter between St George’s College and Excelsior High School, young Dominic James, captain of the ‘Light Blues’, collapsed on the Stadium East field. Approximately 43 minutes later, Jamaica’s schoolboy football fraternity was plunged into deep …

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Can Andre De Grasse fill Usain Bolt’s spikes?

How do you replace the irreplaceable? Ever since Usain Bolt nonchalantly galloped to 100m, 200m and 4x100m gold at Beijing 2008, he has been untouchable — barring injury — at the top of world sprinting. The one blot on his near-perfect record came after a false start at the 2011 …

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Usain Bolt seen in intimate photos with woman

Mere days after creating history in the world of athletics, Usain Bolt has found himself in the rumour mill after photos surfaced online with him and a woman. During the recent Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil, Bolt wrote his name in the history books after winning gold in the 100m, …

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RIO : Simone Biles wins all-around gold #SimoneBiles #gymnastics

Simone Biles capped her four-year run of dominance with a commanding win in the women’s gymnastics all-around  The U.S.’ Simone Biles, who has gone undefeated in the all-around since 2013 and has won three consecutive all-around titles at the world championships, became the 2016 Rio Olympic all-around champion after a hard-fought …

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RIO – Bolt says sub-19 seconds in 200 still a goal

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil (AP) — The “Usain Bolt Variety Hour” hit Brazil, big time, on Monday. The closing number said it all: After talking about life, sprinting and the Olympics — and yes, Bolt insisted the Rio de Janeiro Games will be his last — the 6-foot-5 Jamaican pulled …

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St George’s start on winning note

Dominic James of St George’s during the match against Rusea’s (Photo: Hurburn Williams) St George’s College made an encouraging start to the annual two-day invitational preparatory football tournament for the Western Sport Trophy at Winchester Park yesterday with a 2-1 win against Rusea’s High School. In the evening’s second match …

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Ashwin destroys Windies once more — full report

    Ravichandran Aswhin of India celebrates with teammates after bowiling out Jermaine Blackwood of the West Indies in the 25th over on July 30, 2016 in Kingston, Jamaica on the first day of the 2nd Test between India and the West Indies. (Photo: AFP) KINGSTON, Jamaica (AFP) — Indian …

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Five more Russians, including Olympic champ, get Rio bans

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AFP) – Five canoeists including a gold medallist and a five-time world champion became the latest Russian competitors to be banned from next month’s Rio Olympics after an explosive report revealed state-run doping across Russian sport. Their exclusion takes the number of Russians banned from taking part in …

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