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Jamaica wins 4x100m womens sprint

Great wins for the ladies…

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4x400m Women’s Win for Jamaica

Great win for the Jamaican women…

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Melaine Walker

Just like she did at the Bejing Olympics, Melaine Walker romps to victory in the 400m hurdle at the Berlin World championship… Nothing in her most recent races, indicated that she would win tonight…but it seems like she was just playing possum and saving the best for when it really counts! The Olympics and the […]

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Jamaica VS USA Gold Cup 2011

Jamaica VS USA Gold Cup 2011

Jamaica VS USA Gold Cup 2011 at RFK Stadium in Washington DC promises this sunday promises to be a “humdinger.” This year the high riding reggaboyz has taken the Gold Cup by storm. After playing three games thus far in the tournament, the boyz are undefeated. …4-0 against Grenada, 2-0 against Guatemala, and 1-0 against […]

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asafa powell

Asafa Powell

—————————————————————- Update (9/3/09): Asafa Powell finally defeated Tyson Gaye at the Golden league in Brussels Belgium —————————————————————- Why is this such a big deal? Because no one really expected it! Could this be the “new” Asafa? Are we about to see him back to his “old” self, running fantastic times like he did in the past? […]

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Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt

Update (9/23/09): Usain Bolt work US$20 million in deals According to Norman Peart, Bolt’s manager, the track and field superstar is set to bring in a whopping US$15-20 million in endorsement and merchandising deals. Among the merchandise set to benefit are books, movies, cars, video games, and other consumer products…adding to his already growing portfolio which […]

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veronica Campbell-Brown vs Shelly-Ann Fraser-Price

Shelly-Ann Frasier-Price Vs Veronica Campbell-Brown

Veronica Campbell-Brown will clash with  Shelly-Ann Frasier-Price in the 200m  on Sunday May 18 at the Shangai golden Grand Prix. This race may very well be the big attraction at the event since they will not compete in the 100 m and neither Usain Bolt or Yohan Blake will compete at the event…except for Justin […]

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Zharnel Hughes

Zharnel Hughes Record Breaking Run

What a run by this young man Zharnel Hughes. 10.12 s at the high school level…and breaking Yohan Blake’s record in the process. This is an awesome feat. Now, this does not mean that he will be as successful as Yohan Blake, but with numbers like these and the quality he showed today in his […]

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Christopher Taylor

Christopher Taylor runs 48.54s in 400 m

Christopher Taylor – This young Jamaican athlete, only 14 years old is definitely one for the future. Recently he an amazing 48.54 s in the 400 m at the annual high school boys championship in Kingston Jamaica. He is definitely one to keep an eye on. This talented young star look set to keep Jamaica’s […]

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jamaican sports

Jamaican Sports

Track and Field, Football, and cricket are the top three Jamaican sports! Track and Field This, in my opinion, is the number one sport on the Island…with football running a close second! Year after year we enjoyed the excitement that this sport brings to the island. Just about every school child participates from as far […]

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