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AUDIO: Altercation Cost Jamaica A 4×400 Medal

McPherson and Jackson

The Jamaican Athletes in London found the going tough since the start of the World World Athletic Championships two weeks ago. Disappointments reigned instead of medals. However; the final day when Jamaica could have easily defended it’s 4×400 title, personality got in the way. The Jamaican technical leader in London Don Quarrie,says ...

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St. Jago’s Brianna Lyston The Next Usain Bolt…..

Brianna Lyston

Twelve-year-old Brianna Lyston is simply incredible. Lyston a student of St Jago High School, represented her school at the recently concluded ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys’ and Girls’ Athletics Championships at Jamaica’s National Stadium. Lyston broke the Class Four 200 metre mark twice, taking it down to 23.72 seconds at last week’s meet ...

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BREAKING: Veteran Sportsman Lindy Delapenha Dies

Lindbergh ‘Lindy’ Delapenha, the legendary Jamaican sportsman and television broadcaster, has died. Delapenha reportedly passed away on Thursday morning. He was 89. Former Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller is among those who have taken to social media to mourn the loss of Delapenha. “Sending condolences to the family and friends ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Jamaica Stripped Of 2008 Relay Gold

The 2008 Jamaican Quartet in the men’s 100 meter relay at the Beijing Olympics has been stripped of their medal. The IOC says Carter tested positive for methylhexaneamine, a banned stimulant, in re-analysis of samples from the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Carter and Bolt were teammates on the winning 4×100-meter relay ...

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