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Caribbean Jockey Among Winners At Youth Olympic Game

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: A Caribbean-born jockey this week was among the gold medal winners at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires in Argentina. Haiti’s Mateo Philippe Coles made history on October 9th, winning gold for his country at Olympic and Youth Olympic level across all sports since the reinstatement ...

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After Shellacking, This West Indies Player Says They Are Ready To Bring The Fight

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018:  Days after the West Indies cricket team took an embarrassing shellacking at the hands of India, a West Indies player on Thursday said the team is ready to fight back as they head into the second test match today, Oct. 12th. West Indies all-rounder Roston Chase said ...

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After Shellacking, This West Indies Player Says They Are Ready To Bring The Fight

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018:  Days after the West Indies cricket team took an embarrassing shellacking at the hands of India, a West Indies player on Thursday said the team is ready to fight back as they head into the second test match today, Oct. 12th. West Indies all-rounder Roston Chase said ...

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Jamaican Jockey Vassell Najair Dead After Caymanas Park Mishap

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018:  Jamaican jockey Vassell Najair, passed away on Monday, following in a mishap at the Caymanas Park racetrack late last month. The horse Perfect Asset struck Najair on Wednesday, September 26, prior to the start of the seventh race. Three five-year-old mares bolted from the starting gate and ...

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Jamaican Jockey Vassell Najair Dead After Caymanas Park Mishap

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018:  Jamaican jockey Vassell Najair, passed away on Monday, following in a mishap at the Caymanas Park racetrack late last month. The horse Perfect Asset struck Najair on Wednesday, September 26, prior to the start of the seventh race. Three five-year-old mares bolted from the starting gate and ...

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Son Of Former West Indies Player To Run For The US

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: The 21-year-old son of former West Indies fast bowler, Winston Benjamin, says he will be running for the United States. University of South California three-time NCAA Division champion, Rai Benjamin, made the official move recently, not long after becoming the third fastest man in history over the ...

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Son Of Former West Indies Player To Run For The US

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: The 21-year-old son of former West Indies fast bowler, Winston Benjamin, says he will be running for the United States. University of South California three-time NCAA Division champion, Rai Benjamin, made the official move recently, not long after becoming the third fastest man in history over the ...

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8 Earthquakes Shake Four Other Caribbean Countries On Heels Of Deadly Haiti Quake

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: Four other Caribbean countries were shaken by 8 smaller quakes between Wednesday night and Thursday, as the death toll from Haiti’s 5.9 October 6th quake reached 17. The US Geological Survey reported quakes ranging between 2.8 to 3.4 occurred in the British Virgin Islands, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and the ...

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8 Earthquakes Shake Four Other Caribbean Countries On Heels Of Deadly Haiti Quake

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: Four other Caribbean countries were shaken by 8 smaller quakes between Wednesday night and Thursday, as the death toll from Haiti’s 5.9 October 6th quake reached 17. The US Geological Survey reported quakes ranging between 2.8 to 3.4 occurred in the British Virgin Islands, the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and the ...

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This Caribbean Diaspora Organization Is Saving Young Students Lives One Defibrillator At A Time

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. Oct. 11, 2018: A Caribbean Diaspora organization is on a mission of saving the lives of young students and athletes in Jamaica and the Caribbean one defibrillator at a time. New York-based organization, Team Jamaica Bickle (TJB), began its Defibrillator to Schools Program in 2014 after the passing of student-athlete Cavahn McKenzie of St. ...

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