The United States Noah Lyles and Jamaica’s Yohan Blake are the men trying to halt the rise of Africa over the 100 metres when the two regions meet at the IAAF Continental Cup on Saturday. 

Jamaica is to play two friendly internationals against Cuba with both matches earmarked for venues outside the capital city Kingston in early October.

Shaunae Miller-Uibo will start as the favourite in her second event, putting her unbeaten 2018 season record on the line. 

Apparel manufacturer Umbro has entered into sponsorship deals with several members of Jamaican National Senior Football team are to be engaged in promoting the new home and away kits that were unveiled at the Jamaica Pegasus in Kingston on Thursday night.

Trinbago Knight Riders can clinch a top-two finish in the 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League if they beat the Barbados Tridents at the Queen’s Park Oval on Friday night in Port-of-Spain. 

A Guyana Police Force minibus struck 23-year-old Akeemo Anthony on Mandela Avenue, killing him last Saturday. This week, the policeman at the wheel is facing charges of driving under the influence. 

Jamaican gymnast Reiss Beckford believes his experience at the Commonwealth Games will help him when he competes at the Pan American Championships that gets underway in Peru on September 10.

Jamaica’s Jhaniele Fowler-Reid is set to be playing with the West Coast Fever in Australia’s Suncorp Championship for the next three years. 

Cayman Islands goalkeeper Ramon Sealy insists the team is ready to give the much more fancied Jamaica Reggae Boyz a fight when they meet in the CONCACAF National League Qualifiers on Sunday.

 The Windies Women will host South Africa for three ODIs and five T20i from starting later this month as both teams continue preparations for the ICC Women’s World Cup in November.

John Campbell scored and Anthony Bramble scored half-centuries as the Windies B defeated Canada B by 77 runs in the Canada Cricket Summerfest competition on Wednesday.

The most consistent batsman in the Hero Caribbean Premier League’s sixth season is the Trinbago Knight Rider’s Colin Munro. 

St Kitts and Nevis Patriots skipper Chris Gayle insists the team has no room for error having squeezed through to the play-off round of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

Guyana Amazon Warriors captain Rayad Emrit has admitted the team’s batting performances are a concern heading into the playoff round of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

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