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Hectic weekend for cyclists

Alonzo Greaves

The endurance of the nation’s top cyclist will be fully tested this weekend in back-to-back cycling events organized by national cycling coach Hassan Mohammed.

Golden Jaguars end Caribbean tour on a high

-defeat Grenada 2-1

Coach Jamaal Shabazz gives the players instructions as assistant coach Wayne Dover (right) and Fitness coach Dr Ivan Persaud (left) watch on.

The youthful Golden Jaguars outfit ended their 4-game Caribbean tour on a positive note as they clawed their way back from a goal down to earn a hard fought 2-1 victory, over Grenada at the National Stadium in St George’s Grenada on Wednesday night.

World record for Isinbayeva

Yelena Isinbayeva

STOCKHOLM, (Reuters) – Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva showed she was back to her best with an indoor world record of 5.01 metres to win the event at the XL Galan indoor meeting in Stockholm by 29 centimetres yesterday.

Pistons on brink of Motor City revival

TORONTO,  (Reuters) – It is too early to call it a Motor City revival but like the auto industry the Detroit Pistons are showing signs of life as the National Basketball Association (NBA) heads into the All Star break.