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The Reggae Boyz Beat Haiti 1-0 And Head To The Gold Cup Semi-Finals

Jamaica beat Haiti 1-0 in their CONCACAF Gold Cup quarter-final knock out football match today. Giles Barnes scored for Jamaica in the seventh minute from a well-worked piece of team play. Jamaica will now meet the USA in the semi-finals at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, USA, on Wednesday.

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Novak Djokovic Beats Roger Federer To Win 3rd Wimbledon Title

Novak Djokovic got the better of Roger Federer at Wimbledon again. The defending champion outplayed Federer in four sets today to win his third Wimbledon title and ninth Grand Slam championship. In a repeat of last year’s final, won by Djokovic in five sets, the top-ranked Serb pulled away to beat the seven-time champion 7-6 (1), 6-7 (10), 6-4, 6-3.

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The Reggae Boyz Beat Canada 1-0 in Gold Cup Match

Reggae Boyz Captain Rudolph Austin powered an injury time header into the net to extend Jamaica’s unbeaten run in the CONCACAF Gold Cup Competition after they defeated Canada 1-0. The Reggae Boyz had numerous attempts to score but poor finishing and last ditch tackles by Canada thwarted them. Jamaica are now top of Group B with 4 points from two ...

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Serena Williams Wins Sixth Wimbledon

Serena Williams beat Spain’s Garbine Muguruza to win Wimbledon for the sixth time and complete the ‘Serena Slam’ as the holder of all four major titles. The 33-year-old American won 6-4 6-4 on Centre Court to claim her 21st Grand Slam title and third of 2015. Williams withstood a late fightback from 20th seed Muguruza to take the win in ...

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Asafa Powell Settles For Second in 100m Lausanne Diamond League

Justin Gatlin easily defeated Asafa Powell and Tyson Gay in a 100m in Lausanne, Switzerland, today. Gatlin, five years removed from a four-year doping ban, clocked 9.75s for the victory. Powell finished in a time of 9.92s ahead of Tyson Gay, also a drug cheat of the United States, who also clocked 9.92s.

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USA Defeat Japan 5-2 To Win The 2015 Women’s World Cup

USA become the first side to win the Women’s World Cup 3 times. Carli Lloyd scored the quickest goal in a final, before she scored twice more to complete her hat-trick in 16 minutes. Lauren Holiday and Tobin Heath were also on the score-sheet as USA followed up their successes in 1991 and 1999. Japan pulled back two goals but ...

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Rafael Nadal Knocked Out of Wimbledon By Jamaican-German Dustin Brown

Rafael Nadal fell to another early exit at Wimbledon today — this time to 102nd-ranked Jamaican-German Dustin Brown. Nadal lost 7-5, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 to Dustin, who frustrated the Spaniard throughout with his aggressive serve-and-volley style. Before Wimbledon, Brown had only won back-to-back matches on the ATP tour once this year, reaching the quarterfinals in Doha.

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The Golden State Warriors Beat The Cavaliers To Win The 2015 NBA Title

As the final seconds ticked off and the Warriors began bouncing in celebration on their bench, Stephen Curry looked up and saw LeBron James coming at him. James could do nothing more. He extended a conceding hand shake and congratulations. Moments later, Curry was hoisting a trophy in the air — one as golden as his team. Revived by Curry, ...

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Paraguay Beat The Reggae Boyz 1-0

The Reggae Boyz suffered another loss in the 2015 Copa America in Chile today. A 35th minute goal by Edgar Benitez handed Paraguay a 1-0 win. Jamaica are now without a point after two games in Group B of the tournament. The Boyz entered the game on a high after a good performance in a 1-0 loss to defending champions ...

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Australia Defeat West Indies For Test Sweep

Australia demolished West Indies on the fourth day of the second and final Test at Sabina Park today, routing the home side for 114 to win by 277 runs and take the series 2-0. Off-spinner Nathan Lyon formalised the result with the wickets of Kemar Roach and Jerome Taylor off successive balls early in the afternoon session. That was after ...

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