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.

Ten teams from across the island will contest the 2018 Jamaica Football Federation Women’s Premier League that returns on July 28 after a one-year hiatus.

Respected track coach Henry Rolle is to head a Florida-based track club named MVP International that will reportedly be an extension of the MVP Track Club in Kingston, Jamaica, sources tell SportsMax.TV.

New Zealand’s Martin Guptill fancies the chances of Barbados Tridents challenging for the CPL title in 2018.

Alia Atkinson won a bronze medal on Monday night, finishing third in the 100m butterfly at the 2018 CAC Games in Barranquilla, Colombia. The  29-year-old Jamaican came home in 1:00.13. 

When the competition in boxing begins at the CAC Games in Colombia on Wednesday, lightweight Sanjay Williams will be attempting to accomplish something no Jamaican boxer has managed to do in almost 30 years, win a medal.

World U20 print double champion, Briana Williams, will set her sights on making Jamaica’s senior team to the IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar next season and join forces with the likes of Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Elaine Thompson.

When Akeem Bloomfield ran a personal best 19.81s over the 200 metres at the Diamond League meeting in London on Sunday, he joined an exclusive club of athletes who have dipped below 44 seconds in the 400m and 19.90s in the 200m.

Following his scorching run over the 200m that produced a personal best of 19.81s on day two of the London Diamond League meeting, Jamaica’s Akeem Bloomfield believes there is a lot more where that came from as he brought an end to his season on Sunday.

Coach Mark Elliott said he is more than pleased with Natoya Goule’s impressive run that yielded a new personal best and national record at the Diamond League meeting in Monaco on Friday.

 Shaunae Miller-Uibo continued her impressive showing this season doing something that no woman has done in eight years.

New Zealand batsman Mark Chapman and Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Sami have been brought in by the St Lucia Stars as replacements for Hussain Talat and Rumman Raees respectively.

Half centuries from Litton Das and Musfiqur Rahman steered Bangladesh to a four-wicket win over a UWI Vice Chancellor’s XI at Sabina Park on Thursday night.

When the action gets underway on Friday, July 20, in Barranquilla, Colombia, at the 2018 Central American and Caribbean Games, Team Jamaica will be led by three-time Olympian Alia Atkinson.

West Indies legend Christopher Gayle said it means a lot to have been recognized by the University of the West Indies for his contributions to cricket.

Jamaican middleweight boxer Sakima Mullings will donate the purse from his upcoming fight against Alejandro Herrera later this month to the efforts of his two-year-old nephew who has been battling cancer for more than a year now.

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