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Bulls overcome Doncic's historic triple-double, Knicks thump Celtics

Tuesday, January, 19 2021    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Lauri Markkanen scored a team-high 29 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as the Chicago Bulls overcame a historic triple-double from Luka Doncic to beat the Dallas Mavericks 117-101 on Sunday. Read More

US Eclipse Awards led by Horse of the Year candidates

Tuesday, January, 19 2021    

Led by Horse of the Year candidates Authentic, Improbable and Monomoy Gir l , the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Daily Racing Form, and the National Turf Writers and... Read More

Juddmonte Farms to continue despite death of Prince Khalid

Tuesday, January, 19 2021    

Juddmonte Farms will continue following the death earlier this week of its owner Prince Khalid bin Abdullah. Read More

Entries announced for US$20-million Saudi Cup

Tuesday, January, 19 2021    

The Jockey Club of Saudi Arabia (JCSA) has unveiled a massive list of entries, including many of the world's top horses, for the second edition of the Saudi Cup meeting February 19-20 at King Abdulaziz Racetrack in Riyadh. Read More

Ambris still hoping on Test career

Monday, January, 18 2021    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CMC) — Sunil Ambris is refusing to give up on his Test dreams, despite finding more success in the one-day format of the game for West Indies. Read More

Walsh contracted COVID in Caribbean, says Mansingh

Monday, January, 18 2021    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Dr Akshai Mansingh, a member of Cricket West Indies' (CWI) Medical Advisory Committee, believes leg-spinning all-rounder Hayden Walsh Jr contracted COVID-19 before he left the Caribbean. Read More

Elite athlete key to successful cricketer, says Reifer

Monday, January, 18 2021    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Newly appointed West Indies Under-19 Head Coach Floyd Reifer says his vision is not simply to develop a strong cadre of players but to transform the next generation of cricketers into elite athletes. Read More

Unlikely heroes Sundar, Thakur drag India back into fourth Test

Monday, January, 18 2021    

BRISBANE, Australia (AFP) — A pair of unlikely third-day batting heroes Sunday gave India a fighting chance of securing the draw they need in the fourth Test against Australia to retain the Border-Gavaskar Trophy. Read More

Voting statutes under review at JFF

Monday, January, 18 2021    

The controversial issue regarding the number of delegates who vote at the congress of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) is under review for change. Read More

Ricketts bouyant

Monday, January, 18 2021    

President of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) Michael Ricketts was in a buoyant mood as he delivered his message at the annual general meeting of the federation held last Saturday at Casa Maria Hotel in St Mary. Read More

Man Utd retain top spot after Liverpool draw, Man City up to second

Monday, January, 18 2021    

London, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester United held onto the top spot in the Premier League after Liverpool goalkeeper Alisson Becker forced them to settle for a 0-0 draw, while Manchester City powered into second place with a 4-0 rout of Crystal Palace... Read More

Nervous England lose quick wickets in chase to win Sri Lanka Test

Monday, January, 18 2021    

GALLE, Sri Lanka (AFP) — Sri Lanka rattled England with three quick wickets late on the fourth day of the first Test in Galle on Sunday, but the visitors remained favourites to win the match with just 36 more runs needed and seven wickets in hand. Read More

NBA Pacers guard LeVert out after mass found on kidney

Monday, January, 18 2021    

Washington, United States (AFP) — Indiana Pacers guard Caris LeVert, obtained in the four-team National Basketball Association (NBA) deal that sent James Harden from Houston to Brooklyn, is out indefinitely with a small mass on his left kidney. Read More

Harden posts triple-double in NBA debut with Brooklyn Nets

Monday, January, 18 2021    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Kevin Durant scored a season-high 42 points as the James Harden era began for the Brooklyn Nets with a triple-double and a 122-115 National Basketball Association (NBA) victory over the struggling Orlando Magic on Saturday. Read More

No delay to Australian Open despite COVID-19 quarantines

Monday, January, 18 2021    

Melbourne, Australia (AFP) — Australian Open chief Craig Tiley insisted yesterday the Grand Slam tournament would still begin next month but problems mounted for organisers as another 25 players were quarantined for two weeks. Read More



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