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Olympic delay adds workload, costs and cash flow uncertainty

Olympic delay adds workload, costs and cash flow uncertainty

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837310
GENEVA (AP): Postponing the Tokyo Olympics to 2021 will make the event more costly for all parties, the International Olympic Committee acknowledged yesterday, although it offered few details on what the final bill might be. Four directors of the...

http://jamaica-star.com/article/sports/20200403/olympic-delay-adds-workload-costs-and-cash-flow-uncertainty
Tony Lewis, co-developer of cricket’s DLS method, dies

Tony Lewis, co-developer of cricket’s DLS method, dies

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837311
LONDON (AP): Tony Lewis, the co-developer of the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method used in cricket for calculating target scores in weather-affected limited-overs matches, has died. He was aged 78. The International Cricket Council confirmed the news...

http://jamaica-star.com/article/sports/20200403/tony-lewis-co-developer-cricket%E2%80%99s-dls-method-dies
NZ Cricket says tours unlikely to proceed

NZ Cricket says tours unlikely to proceed

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837312
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP): New Zealand Cricket Chief Executive David White says Black Caps tours to Scotland, Ireland, The Netherlands and the West Indies in June and July are "most unlikely" to go ahead because of the coronavirus pandemic. A...

http://jamaica-star.com/article/sports/20200403/nz-cricket-says-tours-unlikely-proceed
DaSilva’s composure, form impress Harper

DaSilva’s composure, form impress Harper

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837313
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC): Trinidadian Joshua DaSilva's batting during the recent domestic first-class championship has not gone unnoticed by West Indies convener of selectors, Roger Harper. The 21-year-old emerged from the eight-round...

http://jamaica-star.com/article/sports/20200403/dasilva%E2%80%99s-composure-form-impress-harper
Foreign stars could be snubbed in scaled down IPL

Foreign stars could be snubbed in scaled down IPL

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837314
MUMBAI, India (CMC): West Indies' Twenty20 stars could find themselves excluded from this year's Indian Premier League (IPL) if a plan by some stakeholders goes forward which would allow the lucrative tournament to come off in spite of the growing...

http://jamaica-star.com/article/sports/20200403/foreign-stars-could-be-snubbed-scaled-down-ipl
Belarus rejects strict measures against pandemic

Belarus rejects strict measures against pandemic

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837315
MINSK, Belarus (AP) When Belarus' president last made a public appearance he wore protective gear, but it wasn't for the coronavirus. Alexander Lukashenko, who derides global concerns over COVID-19 as "mass psychosis," donned a helmet and knee...

http://jamaica-star.com/article/sports/20200403/belarus-rejects-strict-measures-against-pandemic
Caymanas closure could force huge cuts among grooms

Caymanas closure could force huge cuts among grooms

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837307
Many of the grooms who condition horses at Caymanas Park could be out of work soon if the shutdown at the island's only race track continues. Racing is one of the many sports locally, reeling under the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. The...

http://jamaica-star.com/article/sports/20200403/caymanas-closure-could-force-huge-cuts-among-grooms
COVID-19 puts ‘Taxi’ on hold

COVID-19 puts ‘Taxi’ on hold

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837316
The suspension of the Belgian Jupiler League due to the coronavirus pandemic came at an unfortunate time for Jamaican international Kemar Lawrence, the newest signing for club R.S.C. Anderlecht. The 27-year-old defender, who joined the 34-time...

http://jamaica-star.com/article/sports/20200403/covid-19-puts-%E2%80%98taxi%E2%80%99-hold
DOOM FOR GROOMS!

DOOM FOR GROOMS!

03/04/2020, Jamaica, Multi Sports, Jamaica Publications, Article # 29837317
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