ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has withdrawn the Under-19 team from its tour of Bangladesh.
The WICB said the decision to withdraw the team is in the best interest of the safety and security of the players and officials.
“The WICB’s decision was taken following con ...more »
JAMAICA captured the Caribbean Football Union Women's Under-20 title after defeating Trinidad and Tobago 1-0 at the Anthony Spaulding Sport Complex last night.
Khadija Shaw scored the vital goal in the 13th minute to carry Jamaica undefeated in the eight-team tournament. Yesterday's two finalists will now advance to the CONCACAF Women's Under-20 Championships in the Cayman Islands from January 9 through 19, 2014.
The competition will include eight teams from across the region vying for the three spots in the 2014 FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup, to be played in Canada, in July of that same year. The three qualifying teams will join a fourth CONCACAF nation, Canada which automatically qualifies as host of the World Cup.
In the third-place play-off, the Dominican Republic defeated Cuba 2-1.
Jamaica’s Kayla Gray (right)
challenges Jonelle Warrick of Trinidad
and Tobago during their CFU Women’s
Under-20 Championship match at the
Anthony Spaulding Sport Complex
yesterday. Jamaica won 1-0.
(PHOTO: GARFIELD ROBINSON)
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