RSPL clubs urge protocol observation

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Clubs are confident the 2020-21 Red Stripe Premier League season can be a successful one, as long as all stakeholders comply with the Ministry of Health…

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Westmoreland netball restart uncertain

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Netball stakeholders say that their organisations have taken what they describe as a major financial hit as the likelihood of resuming local sporting events remains uncertain. Westmoreland Netball Association first vice-president Nikhesia Pearce…

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Enuffisenuff to better all rivals today

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ENUFFISENUFF appears vastly improved, clocking a bullet 1:00.3, easily, at exercise last Saturday morning, making him a major threat inside the last half-furlong of this afternoon’s overnight-allowance sprint going five furlongs round. Almost three…

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Coaches concerned about student athlete downtime

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As uncertainty about the resumption of high-school sporting events continues, there is the belief that schools should put measures in place to ensure that student athletes remain engaged. Calabar High School football team head coach David Laylor…

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FIFA’s Infantino explains criminal case

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GENEVA, Switzerland (AP): Addressing football officials in 211 countries, FIFA President Gianni Infantino used their annual meeting yesterday to explain his own legal issues at home in Switzerland. Criminal proceedings were opened against…

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Antetokounmpo wins second NBA MVP award

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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida (AP): Giannis Antetokounmpo’s historic year earned him a historic awards sweep. The Milwaukee forward is the NBA’s Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive season, receiving that award yesterday. He got the…

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Former cricket umpire Johnny Gayle passes

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Former cricket umpire and sports administrator Johnny Gayle died peacefully, surrounded by family members on Tuesday. He was 96 years old. Gayle was first involved with the sport as a member of the Highgate cricket team in St Mary. He started…

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Marshall in Canadian PL hunt today

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Two months into his spell with Canadian Premier League (CPL) club Halifax Wanderers, midfielder Alex Marshall is already on the brink of a successful campaign. The Wanderers face defending champions Forge FC in today’s final of the CPL Island Games…

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Bale close to Tottenham return

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MADRID, Spain (AP): Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale flew to London, England, yesterday to complete his return to Tottenham Hotspur in the English Premier League. The Wales international was pictured giving a thumbs-up to Tottenham fans congregating…

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World leader! - Thompson Herah wins 100m in blistering 10.85 seconds in Rome Diamond League

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Olympic double sprint champion Elaine Thompson Herah was in fantastic form in her first international appearance of the season. Competing at the Wanda Diamond League meet in Rome, she captured the women’s 100m in a world-leading 10.85 seconds….

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