Jamaica

Admin January 10, 2018

Two Winnipeg seniors have died after being assaulted during an apparent robbery at their vacation home in Jamaica, their daughter says. The bodies of Melbourne Flake, 81, and Etta Flake, 70, were discovered in their house in St. Thomas Tuesday morning. A family member identified them after they were found. “It was just terrible, that’s all I know,” said daughter Debbie Olfert, […]

Admin September 3, 2017

Anthony Jackson-Hamel and Jonathan Osorio scored to help Canada defeat Jamaica 2-0 Saturday night, avenging a Gold Cup-ending loss to the Reggae Boyz earlier this summer. There was a sour end to the evening, however, as Vancouver Whitecaps teenager Alphonso Davies was shown a straight red card in the 76th minute for kicking out at […]

Admin July 24, 2017

Kemar Lawrence scored on an exquisite 24-yard free kick in the 88th minute, and Jamaica advanced to the CONCACAF Gold Cup final with a 1-0 upset victory over Mexico on Sunday night. Jamaica will face the United States on Wednesday night at Santa Clara, California. The Reggae Boyz are seeking their first championship in soccer’s […]

Admin July 21, 2017

Canada has been eliminated from the CONCACAF Gold Cup after falling 2-1 in the quarter-finals against Jamaica at the University of Phoenix Stadium on Thursday. Jamaica took a two-goal lead through Shaun Francis and Romario Williams before Junior Hoilett replied for Canada. It was the first time Canada had reached the knockout stage of the […]

Admin July 19, 2017

After making headlines for all the wrong reasons, Canadian soccer star Cyle Larin is hoping his return to the Canadian national soccer team will lead to some positive news. Larin trained for the first time with Canada on Monday after being added to the Canadian roster in advance of Thursday’s Gold Cup quarter-final against Jamaica […]

Admin July 17, 2017

Striker Cyle Larin was added to Canada’s men’s soccer team on Sunday for the knock-out phase of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. The 22-year old from Brampton, Ont., joins the squad ahead of this week’s quarter-final match on Thursday against Jamaica. Larin, who plays for Orlando City SC in Major League Soccer, replaces Raheem Edwards of […]