Reggae Boyz head coach Theodore Whitmore believes complacency may have been the cause of Jamaica’s lacklustre first half during their 2-2 draw with Barbados on Monday night.

Reggae Boyz team manager Roy Simpson said the team showed character in their draw against Barbados on Monday night but the players need to understand that they need to bring their best to every game at this level.

If the word of Jamaica Football Federation General Secretary, Dalton Wint, is to be believed, former Reggae Boy and Bolton Wanderers mainstay, Ricardo Gardner, will continue to coach the national under-20 unit. 

Legendary New Zealand netballer Irene Van Dyk has admitted to being pleasantly surprised by the number of male participants involved in an ongoing coaching workshop.

Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz are set to play a friendly international against Ecuador just two days before the start of the Nations League next month and the 2019 Gold Cup.

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.

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.

Waterhouse FC, Frazsier’s Whip and Arnett Gardens all recorded victories on Wednesday when action resumed in the Jamaica Football Federation Women’s league.

Twenty-six-year-old leg-spinner Adam Zampa will replace Pakistan’s Shahid Afridi in the Jamaica Tallawahs squad for the 2018 Hero CPL that gets underway in Trinidad on Wednesday.

The Jamaica Tallawahs are expected to announce a replacement for Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi later today.

Jamaica's World U20 sprint-double champion Briana Williams admits there is plenty of pressure in sharing the spotlight as one of the country’s next big things.

Jamaica’s darling of the pool, Alia Atkinson, said she is humbled by the fact that she is to receive the Order of Distinction in the Rank of Commander and has promised to work even harder to promote the sport of swimming.

The Jamaica Football Federation has named an 18-man U23 squad set to play two internationals against St Vincent and the Grenadines later this month.

Jamaican quarter-miler Nathon Allen said he learnt valuable lessons in his first weeks as a professional that will make him a better athlete in the future.

Despite a valiant effort from anchor leg runner Junelle Bromfield, Jamaica had to be content with the silver medal in the 4x400m relay at the CAC Games in Barranquilla, Colombia on Thursday.

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