Leighton Levy

Leighton Levy

Leighton Levy is a journalist with 28 years’ experience covering crime, entertainment, and sports. He joined the staff at SportsMax.TV as a content editor two years ago and is enjoying the experience of developing sports content and new ideas. At SportsMax.tv he is pursuing his true passion - sports.

In light of concerns over the outbreak of the Coronavirus in China, World Athletics has decided to postpone the World Indoor Championships that were to be held in Nanjing, China from March 13-15, 2020, to March 2021.

West Indies limited-overs captain Kieron Pollard has signed for Northants Steelbacks who play in the Vitality T20 Blast this summer.

West Indies slipped from a position of strength to a two-wicket defeat to New Zealand in Wednesday’s quarterfinals of the 2020 ICC U19 World Cup in South Africa.

Yona Knight-Wisdom delivered a better-than-expected showing at the British Nationals at the Plymouth Life Centre on Saturday.

A career-best spell from Sheeno Berridge undermined hosts Windward Islands Volcanoes and set up Leeward Islands Hurricanes for their first win of the season by 165 runs at Gros Islet.

A Jamaican trio of Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Christania Williams and Natalliah Whyte are set to take on a solid field of women over 60m at the Muller Indoor Grand Prix in Glasgow, Scotland on February 15.

Gianna Bryant, the 13-year-old daughter of NBA Legend Kobe Bryant, was also killed in a helicopter crash that claimed the life of her father and at least three others in Southern California on Sunday, according to multiple media reports.

Reports are emerging that NBA star Koe Bryant has died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas in Los Angeles.

Bryant, 41, played for the Los Angeles Lakers from 1996-2016 during which he won five NBA titles and was hailed as one of the greatest players ever to play in the NBA.

Reports are saying Bryant was among five people who were in the helicopter that crashed in foggy conditions in Los Angeles. There were no survivors.

He is survived by his wife Vanessa and four daughters.

More to come....

Sloppy second-half play from Jamaica’s Sunshine Girls resulted in them losing to New Zealand in the final of the 2020 Vitality Nations Cup at the Copper Box Arena in England on Sunday.

Briana Williams lived up to expectations on Saturday night when she blazed to a 7.15-second run to win a specially arranged 60m run at the Queens/Grace Jackson Invitational at the National Stadium in Kingston.

St Lucian teen sensation Julien Alfred raced to fast times at the Dr Martin Luther King Collegiate Invitational in Albuquerque, New Mexico this weekend.

Kieran Powell and Amir Jangoo followed up a strong bowling performance led by West Indies pacer Alzarri Joseph to put Leeward Islands Hurricanes in a strong position against Windward Islands Volcanoes in their rain-marred, day/night contest at Gros Islet.

Former West Indies Under-19 World Cup-winning pacer Chemar Holder led the demolition of the Jamaica Scorpions batting with a career-best return, propelling Barbados Pride to a 119-run victory in the West Indies Championship on Saturday.

Jamaican netball star Romelda Aiken is now an Australian citizen.

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