St Lucia Stars captain Kieron Pollard does not believe the fact that the team remains winless after two starts this season and has not won in the 13 straight games, will have an effect on the team’s performance when they go up against the Jamaica Tallawahs at Sabina Park on Tuesday.

“Definitely the best T20 innings that I have ever seen.”

The Jamaica Tallawahs go into Tuesday’s game against St Lucia Stars wary of two things; the fact that they dodged a bullet in their last match against the Trinbago Knight Riders and that they have to be better against the Stars, who because they are winless, have nothing to lose.

Reggae Boyz head coach Theodore Whitmore has selected a 20-man squad of locally based players who will leave the island on Tuesday, August 14, for two international friendlies against Grenada and Barbados on August 17 and 21 respectively.

Jermaine Henry, Kemoy Brown, Avernell Modest were crowned overall champions at the Jamaica Bodybuilding and Fitness Association (JFFBA) National Championships and Fitness Festival on Sunday.


Barbados Tridents made a winning start to their 2018 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) campaign as Shai Hope’s maiden T20 half-century and a five-wicket haul for Raymon Reifer secured a 30-run win over Guyana Amazon Warriors.

Kyron McMaster added the NACAC 400m hurdles title to his CAC and Commonwealth Games crowns this year on Sunday with a comfortable win in Toronto, Canada on Sunday.

Jamaica’s Shanieka Ricketts won the women’s triple jump at the 2018 NACAC Senior Championships in Canada on Sunday.

Jamaica’s Shericka Jackson won her first senior 200m title on Sunday after outdueling Canada’s Crystal Emmanuel in a tense battle to the finish line at the NACAC Senior Championships.

The world-leading discus thrower Fedrick Dacres added another notch to his powerful right arm when he won the event on Sunday’s final day of the 2018 NACAC Senior Championships in Toronto, Canada.

Jamaica won four gold medals and several others on Saturday’s second day of the 2018 NACAC Senior Championships in Toronto, Canada.

Devon Thomas’ maiden Caribbean Premier League (CPL) half century and powerful hitting at the bottom of the order from Windies T20 skipper Carlos Brathwaite lifted St Kitts and Nevis Patriots to a 42 runs win over the Trinbago Knight Riders at Queens Park Oval on Sunday.

Now at the back-end of her career, decorated Jamaica champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is confident the nation’s sprinting is in good hands with a number of new prospects already on the horizon.

A sensation spell from medium-pacer Rayad Emrit was crucial in ensuring St Lucia Stars extended their losing streak to 13 games, after a three runs loss to Guyana Amazon Warriors in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) at Providence on Saturday.

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