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KINGSTON Commonwealth Games champion Ronald Levy did not enjoy the cleanest of performances but did enough to win the 110m hurdles in a time of 13.16 seconds at the Jamaican trials on Sunday.
KINGSTON, Jamaica Commonwealth Games champion Ronald Levy signalled his readiness for Sunday's final of the 110m hurdles with an easy 13.45 second to win his semi-final at the Jamaican trials on Saturday.
KINGSTON Former world champion Yohan Blake, who is still seeking to return to his best after years of sub-par performances, clocked 10.11 seconds in 100m qualifying at the Jamaican Athletics championships on Thursday.
KINGSTON Nesta Carter, the 2013 world 100 meters bronze medalist, has lost his appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the International Olympic Committee's decision to strip him and his Jamaica men's sprint relay team mates of their gold medals from the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
KINGSTON Olympic and world champion hurdler Omar McLeod will miss the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, Jamaican athletics said on Tuesday.
KINGSTON The member of the Jamaican women's bobsleigh team who returned an adverse analytical finding for a banned substance before the Winter Olympics has requested her "B" sample be tested, the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation (IBSF) has said.
KINGSTON A member of the Jamaican women's bobsleigh team which competed at the recent Winter Olympics tested positive for a banned substance in January, the President of the Jamaica Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation told Reuters on Friday.
(This version of the Jan. 19 story corrects name and date of the Millrose Games in paragraph 14)
KINGSTON Multiple Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt has described the unveiling of his statue in front of Kingston's National Stadium as one of the greatest moments of his career.
KINGSTON, Jamaica Commonwealth Games 200m bronze medalist Jason Livermore has been given a two-year ban for doping, Jamaica's Independent Disciplinary Panel said on Friday.