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Jamaica regain women's 4x100 metres world title


MOSCOW: Jamaica regained the women's 4x100 metres relay title in Moscow on Sunday at the World Athletics Championships.       The Jamaicans timed a championship record 41.29 seconds to take gold whil

Jamaican football officials saddened by King's exit

Some football officials in Jamaica say they are disappointed with the decision by England based striker Marlon King to end his international career.

President of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF)

More gold for Bolt as Jamaica smash relay record


Usain Bolt cemented his place in Olympic folklore by claiming a second three-gold medal haul in successive Games as Jamaica stormed to a world record-breaking 4x100m relay victory here on Saturday.

Olympics: What makes Jamaica tick?


What is common to Linford Christie, Donovan Bailey and Usain Bolt? Each one of them has won an Olympic gold in the 100m.

It is not a quiz question that will strain your brain. Bolt is, of course, th

9 tourist couples marry naked in Jamaica

Nine tourist couples slathered on ample amounts of sunblock and said ‘I do’ in the nude on a sun-baked Jamaican beach.

Getting married in the buff on Valentine's Day meant living out a fantasy for Mi

Athletics: Bolt, Campbell-Brown honored for 2011 exploits


Usain Bolt and Veronica Campbell-Brown, winners of the 200m world titles last year in Daegu, South Korea, were named Jamaica's top sportsman and sportswoman of 2011.

Sprint superstar Bolt had been ov

Jamaica poverty at record high: Study

Kingston: Poverty has reached a record 16.5 per cent in Jamaica, the highest figure since 2004, a recent survey on living conditions has revealed.

The report, including figures for 2008 and 2009, was

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