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Super Shelly!

The unstoppable pocket rocket and inspirational islandista Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce did Jamaica and the whole Caribbean proud yesterday when she did the double at the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow. Shelly-Ann was out like a shot and looked quite simply unbeatable early on, even with the formidable challenge of Olympic champion Allyson Felix in […]

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Sanya Richards-Ross NOT retiring!

Sanya Richards-Ross has made it clear that she is NOT retiring after a previous video blog got track and field aficionados buzzing that the Jamaican-American 400m queen was quitting sprinting. After a disappointing performance at the World Champs in Daegu, South Korea, where she didn’t even medal in the 400m, an event where she is […]

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Picture of the day – Jamaica’s golden girls

  We will keep it short and simple tonight. The above pic really says it all. As we begun at these World Championships, so did we end – with victory. Jamaica’s islandistas – Simone, Kerron, Shelly-Ann and Aleen, went some way towards making up for their disqualification disappointment in the 4 x100 at last year’s Olympics by winning the the […]

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Golden glory for the Caribbean!

Oh, what a day it has been islandistas! We just bossed up de World Championships in Berlin today, didn’t we? Where do we start? With golden girl and defending Olympic islandista Melaine Walker’s sizzling 400m hurdles victory? Or with Usain Bolt’s jaw-dropping ‘yo, dat yute deh nuh normal‘ 19.19 second world record run in the […]