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Group ARussia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UruguayJune 14 – Russia vs Saudi ArabiaJune 15 – Egypt vs UruguayJune 19 – Russia vs EgyptJune 20 – Uruguay vs Saudi ArabiaJune 25 – Uruguay vs RussiaJune 25 – Saudi Arabia vs EgyptRussiaKey player – Igor Akinfeev… Source link

Notify us! – Lawes, Benbow gave JFF no warning of missing national training | Sports

Manager of the Jamaica national senior football team, Roy Simpson, told STAR Sports that Waterhouse duo, Cardel Benbow and Shawn Lawes, left the island for the United States of America (USA) without officially informing the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF). Central defender Lawes and midfielder Benbow were named in a 21-man squad by head coach Theodore ‘Tappa’ Whitmore, for a training camp that started last Monday and finished yesterday at the UWI-JFF/Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence. The national team continued preparation for the inaugural CONCACAF Nation’s League coming up in…

Mavado set to return – Arrangements being made for artiste to sit with investigators | News

Plans are reportedly being made for entertainer David Brooks, popularly known as Mavado, to return to the island to be questioned by the police. Superintendent Glenford Miller, head of the St Andrew North police, told THE WEEKEND STAR yesterday that investigators are in discussions with Mavado’s lawyers. “They are in contact with him, trying to make some arrangements for him to return to the island, so we can speak with him,” Miller said. “There is no date set as yet that we could say that he would be back,” he…

Will In Charge, BIGDADDYKOOL renew rivalry in Chairman’s Trophy | Sports

A VERY interesting Chairman’s Trophy has pulled out the best of grade one, minus SHE’S A MANEATER, at a middle-of-the-road distance, seven and a half furlongs, in what should be a truly run race from start to finish. As in any good grade one race, pace, handicaps and class will decide the best horse on the day, a bill which fits much-improved WILL IN CHARGE, despite the claims of his old nemesis, BIGDADDYKOOL, and back-to-form, two-time Diamond Mile winner, SEEKING MY DREAM. The handicapper has penalised WILL IN CHARGE with…

My Confession: My friend’s man gives me amazing oral sex | Features

Me say STAR, about two years now, me and me friend a share a little room. The two a we come from country, but we a stay inna town for university. Anyway, she have a nice, clean boyfriend who always a come spend the weekends. Me always tell her it no convenient cuz a just one small room with two likkle bed. Me no normally walk round in a lot a clothes when me deh home, and because him was there, me never did a go start put on clothes…

‘Police’ surrenders to Leblond’s big guns | Sports

Canadian Dave ‘Fast and Furious’ Leblond had no difficulty securing his spot in the semi-final round of the Wray and Nephew Contender Series with his win over 2012 champion Donovan ‘Police’ Campbell. Campbell, the 49-year-old Jamaican, was brought into the contest at the last moment as a substitute for crowd favourite Michael ‘Wasp’ Gardener, who was disqualified for not making the weight. He struggled to get in any form of offence against Leblond, who wasted no time working away at him with repeated shots to his sternum. After two rounds,…

Bullied for being sick – Wheelchair user attacked while trying to enjoy life | News

Approximately two-and-a-half years ago, Sophraya Price was a vibrant woman. She had recently completed her studies at a community college and was about to embark on her first year at the Northern Caribbean University. However, just three weeks into the first semester in 2016, Price’s life was changed forever. In addition to being extremely ill and partially paralysed, she is now faced with multiple episodes of cyber bullying and unwanted stares whenever she is out in public. “I have lots of marks on my body because of the medication that…

Racers GP to fund athlete transitioning | Sports

Racers Track Club president Glen Mills said that revenue from Saturday’s JN Racers Grand Prix at the National Stadium will be used to help athletes coming out of the high school system to transition to professionalism. “We put on the meet for the development of young athletes because sponsorship is hard to come by, and, hopefully, after a few years, the meet will be able to generate funds so that we can inject it into the club,” Mills said. “We also need to go out and recruit new vibrant talent…

RJRGLEANER still unbeaten in Business House dominoes | Sports

The RJRGLEANER Communications Group has no intention to ease up in its quest to capture the Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Business House Division Two Domino League for the first time. The news men are unbeaten after six consecutive victories in Zone A. They have easily qualified for the quarter-final stage with two preliminary round games remaining. Eric Channer, RJRGLEANER Communications Group domino captain, maintained that the plan is to go all the way and win the title unbeaten to add to titles won in the Division One competition…

Clarendon to get spiritual awakening | News

Several religious leaders from across Jamaica will head to Lionel Town and Hayes in Clarendon to pray for deliverance from crime and violence. “Clarendon for Jesus! There are some strongholds in Clarendon. Some things are happening that are not normal. You see what is happening with the poverty level. Some young people are getting into crime. there are some alters that need to be broken down,” pastor Cyndie Taylor of the Palmers Cross New Testament church said. She said that there are forces that are affecting the progress of Clarendon,…