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Bolt's former coach calls on IOC to postpone Tokyo Olympics

21 Mar 2020

Usain Bolt's long time coach called on Friday for this year's Tokyo Olympics to be put off until 2021 as the Covid-19 Coronavirus continues to claim lives around the world.

Bolt’s former coach calls on IOC to postpone Tokyo Olympics

20 Mar 2020

Usain Bolt’s long time coach called on Friday for this year's Tokyo Olympics to be put off until 2021 as the Covid-19 Coronavirus continues to claim lives around the world.

Jamaica Olympic boss says athletes' health must be top concern

18 Mar 2020

KINGSTON Jamaica's Olympic Association president said on Tuesday he hoped the Tokyo Games would take place on schedule but the safety and health of athletes must be the main consideration as the coronavirus impacts the world.

New champion Gayle can go on to break long jump world record, coach says

29 Sep 2019

DOHA Tajay Gayle, Jamaica's first world long-jump champion, can go on to break the world record, his coach Stephen Francis said on Sunday.

Jamaica name Williams in Doha team despite positive dope test

11 Sep 2019

KINGSTON, Jamaica Briana Williams was named in Jamaica's team for the world athletics championships in Doha on Wednesday despite facing a hearing into a positive doping test.

Doping - Jamaican under-20 world champ Williams tests positive

28 Aug 2019

KINGSTON Jamaica's world under-20 double sprint gold medallist Briana Williams has tested positive for a banned diuretic, her lawyer has told Reuters, potentially ruling her out of the world athletics championships in Doha.

Jamaica's 'spoilt' male sprinters need to work harder - Bolt

10 Jul 2019

KINGSTON Olympic sprint great Usain Bolt sees struggle ahead for Jamaica's men at the world championships, claiming the Caribbean nation's "spoiled" young sprinters lack the discipline to train and the hunger for success.

Thompson completes sprint double at Jamaican trials

24 Jun 2019

KINGSTON Olympic champion Elaine Thompson posted a world-leading 22.00 to win the 200 metres on Sunday and complete the sprint double on the last day of the Jamaican trials.

Athletics: Gayle wins long jump at Jamaican trials

23 Jun 2019

KINGSTON Tajay Gayle leapt 8.24 metres to win the men's long jump at the Jamaican trials on Saturday.

Thompson scorches to 100 meters victory at Jamaica trials

22 Jun 2019

KINGSTON Olympic champion Elaine Thompson edged Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce in a photo finish to win the 100m title at the Jamaican trials on Friday and book her spot at this year's world championships in Doha.

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