Thu | Jul 19, 2018

Stories by Livingston Scott

Published:Tuesday | June 26, 2018 | 12:39 AMLivingston Scott

President of the Jamaica Cycling Federation (JCF), Joylene Griffiths, says the organisation is struggling to generate the $500,000 needed to host the National Championship set for Ocho Rios, this weekend. The National Time Trial is set to take...

Published:Sunday | June 10, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

St Catherine Primary School's 'A' and 'B' teams were too good for the rest at the 19th Scholastic Team Chess Tournament at the University of Technology (UTech) auditorium last Sunday. The school captured the top two places in the Open Primary/Prep...

Published:Wednesday | June 6, 2018 | 11:13 PMLivingston Scott

Barbican's coach Wayne Campbell, and Dunbeholden's Michael Cohen, both went away satisfied after the teams played to a 0-0 draw in the Magnum/Charley's JB/Jamaica Football Federation Premier League play-off match at the Barbican Football Complex...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:56 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) general secretary Dalton Wint says Jamaican football clubs are not far off from the stipulations required by CONCACAF to see that football across the region becomes more professional and regulated...

Published:Sunday | March 25, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica's Reggae Boyz, now at a rebuilding stage, will host Caribbean minnows Antigua and Barbuda in a friendly match at Sabina Park today.Set to kickoff at 5 p.m., the match brings together the FIFA 49th-ranked Jamaica against a team which is way...

Published:Tuesday | March 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Chairman of the Headley Cup cricket competition and principal of Spaldings High School, George Henry, refuted claims made by Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) president, Billy Heaven, that there's an agreement betweenhis organisation and theInter-...

Published:Thursday | March 1, 2018 | 12:15 PMLivingston Scott

  Portmore United's coach Shavar Thomas said despite his team's lacklustre performance in their 3-0 defeat to mid-table UWI at the UWI Bowl on Sunday, it is not a true reflection of his team or his players' character or quality....

Published:Thursday | February 22, 2018 | 12:43 AMLivingston Scott

  Laura Butler, a member of the management team at Phoenix Academy, the club founded by her brother Craig Butler, has come out in defence of the football agent following yesterday's strong rebuke by Jamaica Football Federation president...

Published:Tuesday | February 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

With former junior cyclist Brandon Reid recently graduating to the senior category, fans of the sport were left wondering who would step to the fore and dominate the junior class this year. However, after a convincing win at Sunday's...

Published:Saturday | February 10, 2018 | 12:13 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica Basketball Association (JABA) interim president Calvin Martin has refuted reports that the National Basketball League (NBL) could be abandoned midway the competition because of a lack of sufficient funds.JABA received $1.5 million from the...

Published:Wednesday | February 7, 2018 | 11:10 PMLivingston Scott

Jamaica's footballers now have a greater chance of qualifying for the Olympic Games than in the past, after the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) and the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) entered an agreement to provide future Olympic squads with...

Published:Tuesday | January 16, 2018 | 5:50 PMLivingston Scott

Defending boys' champions St George's College, and last  year's girls' winners St Hugh's High, will be among the competing teams when the fourth school's lacrosse competition gets under way today at 2:30 p.m. at...

Published:Friday | January 12, 2018 | 12:07 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica Lacrosse Association (JLA) vice president, Dwight Clarke, says their drive to secure at least U$80,000 (J$ 9.9 million) in funding for their participation in their first ever Lacrosse World Championship set for Israel in July, has been very...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica Lacrosse Association (JLA) Vice-president Dwight Clarke believes the sport holds many scholarship opportunities for young people.He strongly believes that if Jamaican youths make lacrosse a pastime and are dedicated to it, they can be world...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Ten-man Tivoli Gardens' 2-0 win over Harbour View in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) yesterday saw the west Kingston club winning their fifth straight match at home, while extending their unbeaten run at the Edward Seaga Complex to nine games....

Published:Saturday | January 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) president, Michael Ricketts, said the highest level of football is currently being played in Europe and that is where our best players should aspire to play.Nevertheless, he agreed with England-based agent Nasir...

Published:Thursday | January 4, 2018 | 12:58 AMLivingston Scott

Tivoli Gardens coach Omar Edwards says it will be tough to snap Arnett Gardens' 18-game unbeaten start to the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) season when the teams meet at the  Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex this evening at 7...

Published:Wednesday | January 3, 2018 | 11:09 PMLivingston Scott

President of the Aquatic Sports Association of Jamaica (ASAJ), Martin Lyn, believes the country's participation in the inaugural UANA (Union Americana de Natacion) Swimming Cup will be massively beneficial for the swimmers.The championship which...

Published:Wednesday | January 3, 2018 | 1:51 PMLivingston Scott

General manager of Arnett Gardens Football Club, Richard Bennett, has dismissed reports that there is a pay dispute at the club. Bennett told The Gleaner on Wednesday that preparation is in high gear for the Caribbean Football...

Published:Wednesday | January 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Aquatic Sports Association of Jamaica (ASAJ) president, Martin Lyn, says his administration has set its sights on hiring a top level coach from overseas by the end of 2018.Lyn, who was elected to the post for a second time in November, said his team...

Published:Tuesday | January 2, 2018 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

National 400m champion Nathon Allen said his mother played a big role in him deciding not enter the professional circuit after an outstanding 2017 track and field season.Allen, who started Auburn University in January last year, was fifth in the...

Published:Saturday | December 30, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

National 400m champion Nathon Allen says even though his focus continues to be his pet event - 400m - he has not ruled out competing in the 200m or another event if he believes he can excel at it.Allen, a 4x400m Olympics silver medallist and 2017...

Published:Friday | December 29, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

After placing third in last season's Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Club Championships, Portmore United's coach, Shavar Thomas, has set his sights on winning the 2018 edition of the tournament which is scheduled to kick off on January 31.Portmore...

Published:Thursday | December 28, 2017 | 12:00 AMLivingston Scott

Leaders Portmore United will be looking to extend their win streak to six matches when they host UWI FC in one of five end of year Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) matches today.Portmore should be high on confidence after their impressive run, but...

Published:Tuesday | December 26, 2017 | 12:43 AMLivingston Scott

Much discussed young midfielder, Kyle Butler, the brother of Bayer Leverkusen star Leon Bailey and the son of their controversial father and agent, Craig Butler, is confident he can add something to the Reggae Boyz midfield, but does not want the...

Pages

Subscribe to Livingston Scott