Month: August 2020

Jamaica first competed at the Olympics in 1946 and brought home gold & silver medals in the men’s 400m thanks to Arthur Wint & Herb McKenley. Since then, Jamaica have won all of 78 medals, with all but one in athletics. Here are MY top five picks for MY most memorable Olympic moments. 5. Elaine …

Tanya Lee’s Top Five: Olympic Moments Read More »

With local football on pause because of the COVID-19 pandemic, there may not be a better time to take a reflective look on Jamaica’s top flight football competition — the Red Stripe Premier League [RSPL]. Local football clubs have been struggling for some time now. It is a challenge for some to maintain their facilities, …

A Franchise System is the way to go Read More »

The year is 2009, European football’s aggregate debt is almost 2 billion Euros per annum with clubs in the English, Italian and Spanish leagues accounting for the vast majority of this debt. Enter the 2011/2012 season and the Financial Fair Play (FFP) scheme initiated by UEFA to stem the negative flows out of the domestic …

Man City & FFP – What happens next? Read More »

Given the recent increase in protests that has taken place in the United States since the murder of George Floyd, many prominent sports men and women have stepped up to use their platform to advance the discussion surrounding racial injustices.  Reggae Girl Yazmeen Jamieson, who lives in Canada, has been one of those closer to …

This is not political, this is our lives Read More »