Leighton Levy

Leighton Levy

Leighton Levy is a journalist with 28 years’ experience covering crime, entertainment, and sports. He joined the staff at SportsMax.TV as a content editor two years ago and is enjoying the experience of developing sports content and new ideas. At SportsMax.tv he is pursuing his true passion - sports.

2012 champions St. George’s College and last year’s finalist St. Andrew Technical battled to a 1-1 draw in Tuesday’s round of matches in the ISSA Manning Cup completion.

FIFA is to release funds for the Jamaica Football Federation’s proposed grassroots programme even as it hails the federation as a model for other federations to follow.

The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) has plans to install a synthetic playing surface in every parish over the next decade as it embarks on a programme to improve the standard of football on the island.

The handlers of Jamaican 400m runner Javon Francis have confirmed that the athlete has moved to the United States where is being trained by Darryl Woodson at the Training Ground Elite camp in Houston, Texas .

The Jamaica Football Federation on Tuesday broke ground for a US$600-thousand synthetic playing surface on the grounds of the Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence in Kingston.

Jerry Benzwick, President of the Jamaica Rugby Association, has praised Jamaica’s Rugby Sevens teams that finished first and third respectively at the RTek Ran 7s Championships that were held in Barbados over the weekend.

After local cyclists virtually boycotted Jamaica’s national championships this past weekend, forcing its cancellation, the Jamaica Cycling Federation said it is moving to address the concerns of their disaffected members.

Jamaica’s 400m sprinter Javon Francis has left the Akan Track Club and is now training with a new coach in the United States.

Stuart Law has resigned as Head Coach of the WINDIES Men’s team and is to take on a new role in England,come January 2019.

 Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz are set to make their European debut when they play Nottingham Forest Ladies at the City Ground in Nottingham on October 28.

2018 Continental Games champion Danielle Williams considers her season a success.

The Jamaica Boxing Board is embarking on a campaign to train more officials locally and across the region thanks to an allocation of US$300,000 over the next three years from the International Boxing Association (AIBA).

Jamaica’s 2006 Commonwealth 200-metre gold medallist Omar Brown has been appointed assistant coach at William and Mary College in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Boxers from some of Jamaica’s most violent communities will fight on two boxing cards in Kingston and Montego Bay later this year in a Gloves Over Guns Programme designed to showcase the skills of youngsters from violent innercity communities rescued by the Fight for Peace Initiative.

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