Jamaica finishes NACAC championships in Toronto with 21 medals

Jamaica finishes NACAC championships in Toronto with 21 medals

Jamaican athletes Fredrick Dacres and Shanieka Ricketts both set  records at the North American Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC) Senior Championships at  the Varsity Stadium in Toronto on the weekend Dacres threw 68.47m to lead a Jamaican first and second place finish in the men’s discus throw as Traves Smikle took second, while […]

Mixed fortunes for touring Trinidad girl’s high school team

Mixed fortunes for touring Trinidad girl’s high school team

A Trinidad and Tobago Secondary Schools Cricket League (T&TSSCL) team had mixed fortunes so far on the their tour of Canada, winning one match and losing two. In their opening match last Saturday at Mavis ground in Mississauga, the T&TSSCL  team were beaten badly by Ontario Cricket Academy (OCA) while on the same day they […]

Dant beat Sunshine to win OSCL ten-over final

Dant beat Sunshine to win OSCL ten-over final

By Ravendra Madholall Dant emerged victorious by an exciting ten-run margin over Sunshine on Saturday at Ashtonbee Park, Scarborough, where the 2018 Ontario Softball Cricket League (OSCL) ten-over competition climaxed. Dant, which have been dominating in the League’s all three formats this season, won the toss and opted to bat first. They were able to […]

Berbice win ‘Dassy’ softball trophy

Berbice win ‘Dassy’ softball trophy

By Ravendra Madholall Berbice captured the 2018 ‘Dassy’ 20-over softball four-team inter-county one-day competition trophy after beating perennial rivals Demerara by 30 runs last Saturday at Keele Top ground in  Toronto. Berbice batted first after winning the toss and reached a challenging 106 all out in 16.3 overs while Demerara were skittled out for 76 […]

Whatley wins gold at CAC championships

Whatley wins gold  at CAC championships

Guyana’s four-member team finished with two gold medals and a bronze at the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships which concluded  on Sunday night in Mexico. Selvon Bruce Whatley won gold in the Masters and Middleweight categories  and Emmerson Campbell picked up the bronze medal  in the Mr. Physique. Campbell is the […]

Karina LeBlanc to head women’s football in Caribbean

Karina LeBlanc to head women’s football in Caribbean

Karina LeBlanc has officially been named as the head of the Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) women’s football. She will take up her new position  tomorrow. LeBlanc, who was born to Jamaican and Dominican parents and lived in Dominica until the age of eight, has been charged with spearheading the confederation’s […]

Caitlin Chang wins historic silver medal in fencing

Caitlin Chang wins historic silver medal in fencing

Jamaica’s Caitlin Chang won an historic silver medal in the final of fencing’s individual epee competition at the 2018 Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in Barranquilla, Colombia on Saturday. It’s the first fencing medal won by a Jamaican at a multi-sport event. Chang, who began competing in the morning session, took silver after going down 10-15 […]

SteelCity Warriors retain ORSCA trophy

SteelCity Warriors retain ORSCA trophy

By Ravendra Madholall SteelCity Warriors  retained the Ontario Round-Arm Softball Cricket Association (ORSCA) 10-10 trophy after defeating Masters by 18 runs on Saturday at Sir John. A. Macdonald Public School ground in Brampton. Masters won the toss and invited SteelCity Warriors to take first strike.  They were able to tally up a challenging 115-5 from […]

Vancouver Knights are Global T20 Canada champions

Vancouver Knights are Global T20 Canada champions

By Ravendra Madholall KING CITY , Ontario  -The inaugural Global T20 Canada tournament  climaxed on Sunday at the Maple Leaf ground  here with Vancouver Knights beating West Indies ‘B’ by a fascinating seven-wicket margin with 15 deliveries to spare. West Indies ‘B’ were sent into bat on a responsive pitch and only managed a modest […]

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