Kingston Gleaner

April 23, 1981

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Gleaner, The (Newspaper) - April 23, 1981, Kingston, Kingston Bahamas remain Carifta champions by one medal FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN-A-ROW HAD TO BE CON- TENT WITH THE RUNNER-UP SPOT IN THE CARIFTA GAMES. Bahamas successfully defended their tide earning 45 one more than Jamaica. The Games ended on Tuesday night in a fit- ting manner as the winner was not decided until after the running of the final event the 4 x 400 metres girls under 20 relay. Jamaica and Bahamas _ __ __ -..IA.L. A who won four gold medals who brought home the bacon for the Bahamas by a wide margin over second placed in event that sent a crowd of just under into hysterics of and screaming. Obvious to everyone attending the two-day event was the fact that no other Caribbean country's Carifta team could seriously compete with either Jamaica or the both of whom entered squads of over 50 athletes. Most of the countries had athletes who gave out- standing performances. 2. Georges Bain 46' Gwyn Jones Bahamas had more golds 14 to Jamaica's IS. The following is the CANA report of die Games' final April Thousands of fans erupted into wild danc- ing to the beat of local bands as the Bahamas edged' Jamaica in the final relays to capture their second straight Carifta Championship by tallying 43 15 of them in track ana field competition at the Thomas A. Robinson Stadium over the last two days. the traditional athletic powerhouse of the and the who have become a- regional sports power over the last three entered the final girls under-20 relays tied at 42 medals although the host team had 15 gold to Jamaica's 13. It was Bahamian anchorworaan Maryanne WJ Youth Series April 22 The Leeward Islands had Barbados reeling at 70 for five wickets after two hours play on a rain- shortened opening day of their three-day West Indies youth cricket match at 60 miles from here. Play started 195 minutes late because of rain. The Leeward Islands gained a'narrow one-run first innings advantage over Guyana in their drawn match which ended yesterday. The opening match Guyana versus the Leewards was shortened to two days Sunday and and officials had to clear a major hurdle before the issue was decided in the Leewards' favour. The Leewards batted and made to which Guyana replied with and when the match ended the Leewards were 86 for seven in their second innings. The match was declared a tie. and controversy Following a the scores were amended to Leewards 149 and 86 for seven. Guyana and the decision a Leewards win on first innings. lenge Trophy for being the most outstanding athlete of During the she broke records in three winning the 100 metres in a record 11.7 the 200 metres hi 24.12 seconds and the 400 metres hi seconds. RESULTS BOYS UNDER POLE 1. Stephen Wray 13.1. 2. Avardio Ferguson 12.9. 3. Ramanol Lewis 11.6.400 METRES1. 1. Richard Lewis Z. David Charlion S. Allan Ingraham 47.49. 100 I. Leroy Reid 2. Lester Benjamin r and LONG JUM GIRLS UNDER 20 400 1. Mary Ann Him 53.04 2. Fred- encka Wright STRuperta Charles 55.26 100 1. McRance LoveTl 11 2 Janet Burke 3. Mary Ann Higgs 12.0. 4 x 4001. Bahamas 2. Jamaica S Trinidad and Tobago GIRLS UNDER 17 400 METRES 1. Candy Forde 55.3 Old mark set by Fredericka Wright of Jamaica in 78 of 2. Veronica Williams 55.5 Rosemary Bailey 55.8. 100 1. Candy Forde II 7 Old mark set by Bermuda's Debbie Jones in of Z. Camille Coates 3. Maxine McMillan and 12.0 Harbour View's chance to jolt Cavalier m 2. Lester Benjbunm 3. Unbar Aerie LONG 1. Adrian Jordan 23' 2. Brad Johnson 23' 7 3. Orfe Ballamyne ISfAA 23' 35T. 1500 1. Wilbert Ferdinand and 2. Maurice Williams S. Gerald Cron 4 z 1. Bahamai 2 Antigua 3. Barbados BOYS UNDER 17 TRIPLE 1. Lauren Stewart 46' 2. Devon Dixon 45' S. Fntx Knowlcs 44' 1. Paul Henry 2. Nor- man 49.93. 3. Victor Jordan 50.44. 100 1. Raymond Stewart 2. Ian Esson 11.0. 3. Rosan Ranzduel 11.2.SHOT 1. Hamilton 47' PRO CYCLING TOMORROW Pro Cyclists Ltd. will be promoting tomorrow eve- ning at the National Stadium 10-race programme involving classes 5 and 6 plus a special event for 'Old Timers'. Frankie Minott and K. Hutchinson are on the card. The feature will be a 20-lap race.for classes 1 and 2. Prize money will be to the for the for third and for 4th. Behind Pro Cyclists Ltd. endeavouring to revive pro- fessional cycling are Messrs. Ken Ivan Lyn and Johnnie Chuck. Henkel Schools Badminton League Campion Holy Childhood emerge impressive winners rated as the hot favour- ites for the Major League will seek their fifth consecutive win against Harbour View hi the feature game at 7.30 as the KSAFA semi- final round continues at the Nation- al Stadium. Boys' second placed in Group will take on Duhaney Park in the opening game starting at 5.30. Although Cavalier are going quite well and the only unbeaten team in the competition to date they are still expected to have another tough task against Harbour View who are improv- ing with each game. When both teams met in the first encounter Cavalier came out 2-1 and no doubt Harbour View will be trying to avenge this defeat. The encounter promises to be anoth- er evenly contested game with-dangerous counter-attacks. For Harbour View to turn the tables they will have to keep a dose watch throughout the match on Clarence Prendes who has been scoring the vital winning goals for Cavalier. Apart from the promising Peter Duggan on the left wing must also be taken into consideration as he has the ability to set up goal-scoring movements and also to score goals. A victory for Harbour View rests on their shooting abilities and Mark Owen Lester Francis and Wainsworth Davis need to be on tar- as defenders William and David Bernard will be a tough duo to get around if Harbour- View intend to test goalkeeper Carlton Williams. The first game between Boys' Town and Duhaney Park should see another evenly contested match with the odd goal deciding the winners. Boys's Town came out 1-0 winners in the first meeting. on Tuesday defending champions Santos defeated Brown's Town S-0. The scorers were Eric Maynard Anthony John- son from a 25 yards' shot and Michael Edwards Santos led 2-0 at half time. In the feature Amett Gar- dens won their first game in the semi- final round with a convincing victory over Elletson Flats. George Henry George Williams Norris Henry and George Henry scored for the while Flat's lone goal was scored by Nyron Andrews in the 8th minute. During the match Flat's Keith Allen was taken to the hospital after a head to head collision with a defender from Arnett Gardens. Dr. Winston Dawes told the GLEANER after that Allen was a bit dizzy and had to be placed under obser- vation for the Hoerman Cup team selected ONE OF TWO WINNING The young apprentice Lyn guiding- home the favourite ROYAL a length and a clear of DAY BOY Robert in the renewal of the class .round five race for the Caymanas Spring Cup at Caymanas Park last Saturday. Trained by Tony the four-year-old colt led from post to posr-W. ond was one of only two favourites to score on the 10-race card. English Racing g- Gleaner Racing Desk At the Epsom meeting seven three-year- old fillies will occupy the limelight when they com-' pete in the Princess Elizabeth a group three race run over one mile and 100 yards. The favourite in race is the Henry Cecil trained one that has had only one'outing to date in her career. It was back in September of laet season that she made her racing debut and it was a winning one. The a six furlong straight on the. Ascot saw her quickening impressively inside the final to get home by a half length. She is reported to be enjojT ing herself on the exercise track and with Cecil's runnenl seemingly very forward at this stage of the a good effort U expected from .her. Coming in for next best support in this race is Ian Balding's Leap Lively This one has much more racing experience than having won two races towards the latter part of last season. She was a very' comfortable winner of a-mile race at getting home by three lengths from another run- ner in today's race and one who had won a seven'fur- long Maiden Stakes race previous to that. We going for the Cecil trained PET- ROLEUSE to wm giving Lester Piggott another to his tally of wins for this season. STH PRINCESS ELIZABETH STAKES JM.OOOr 3 Y 0 FILLIES I MILE. 110 YDS. EPSOM I.M A.M. t CAMPION COLLEGE AND HOLY CHILD- HOOD emerged winners of the Henkd Chemicals Jamaica Limited Schools Badminton League by dominating the competition in the boys and girls section respectively. In the Boys League Champion went through the sea- son having seven victories which earned them 29 points. Second in the League was St. George's Col- lege with 22 points from five wins. Their only defeat was to champions Campion who trounced them 5-0. Campion College in. their seven matches won six matches by the 5-0 route and the other while St. George's won three of their matches by a five to none margin. Both teams have a game in hand against Priory but even if Campion lose by 5-0 margin they will be die League champions as St. George's even with a win can- not overhaul them. In the Girls section Holy Childhood won with 19 points from St. Hugh's with 15 points. Holy Childhood won all five games which they have played while St. Hugh's won four and lost two matches. The two they lost were to the champions 4-1 and 2-3 to Immaculate Conception. Lever takes season's first wkt. CAMBRIDGE. April 22 England Test bowler John Lever took a wicket with the first ball of the English first-class cricket season today. playing for Essex against Cam- bridge trapped Peter Mills leg before with his opening delivery. The University subsided to 146 all out. Essex replied with 76 for two at the close of the tint day. Edrich replaces Harrington April 22 John the former opening bat- sman who made 77 Test has joined the panel of England cricket effing the vacancy caused by the death of Ken Barringum. RESULTS Ardenne lost 0-5 to Ardenne beat Priory St. Andrew Technical tagged Calabar Camperdown. lost 0-5 to St. George's Col- lege. Wolmer's beat St. Andrew Technical Calabar .nailed Ardenne Campion College trounced Camp- erdown Wolmer's lost 2-3 to Jamaica Camp- ion nailed Calabar Priory edged Camperdown Jamaica College lost 1-4 to St. Calabar lost 1-4 to Priory. Ardenne got blanked 0-5 to Wolmers bowed 0-5 to Jamaica College defeated Calabar Ardenne went down 0-5 to St. Wolmer's blanked Calabar Priory beat Jamaica Col- lege 4-1. Campion tagged Wolmer's Jamaica Col- lege came out 4-1 winners of St. Andrew Camperdown lost 1-4 to St. George's whipped Calabar Jamaica College nailed 5-0 on Camp- Campion beat Ardenne Ardenne lost 5-0 to St. Andrew Calabar whipped Camperdown 5-0. St. George's edged Wolmer's Jamaica College lost 0-5 to Campion and Campion College trounced St. George's College 5-Oj Holy Childwood edged Campion College 3- Wolmer's lost 0-5 to Holy Childhood. St. Hugh's beat Wolmer's Campion beat Immaculate Conception 3- Holy Childhood edged Immaculate Campion lost 0-5 to St. Immaculate beat Alpha Academy Alpha edged Campion St. Hughs lost 1-4 to Holy Holy Childhood beat Alpha Immaculate went down 2-3 to St. Hugh's and St. Hugh's lost 2-3 to Alpha. The Jamaica Golf Association selected their Hoerman Cup team to represent the islands in Trinidad in June. They are Stafford De Mercado Hamar Lindy Dela- 'Biah' Claude Stew- art and Dr. Cleo Taylor. Arthur JGA's will go as their manager. The which is the team championship 'for Caribbean countries the Bahamas Puerto Rico and Santo Domm- ogb will be played at Port of Spain from June 24 to June 27. Concurrently and at the same venue is the Seniors' Championship. Jamaica's sen- iors will be John Fulford and Milton Josephs. In the case of the Hoerman Cup the tournament is a 72-hole med- al with teams of six and with the best four scopes counting for each of the four and the winners having the low gross. ft. Bar 1 LtuLMr J AAMdc S Mich 4 5 i 7 f.f. I S 4 S I 7 Wt I. 9 U 1.1 I. I. 1.1 J.H G. Stxittr W.Snfan F.Woj W.Cim A. Kunj W.Wktau M.SMK GOING EPSOM GOOD TO FIRM W.Hni THE Shared Moment. Sea Sky Hudwn'. Hirsute. Baraett UragUndi Down to Darke. Fine Swift Urn. Mountain Man. Waoon'i Numbering. Selection. RUTHERFORD FANCIED FOR 2 TITLES IN ANTILLEAN JUNIOR TENNIS The little village of August peopled for the most part by humble still continue to dominate Jamaica's junior tennis stars With the departure from the teens of Peter Camp- current island sin- gles who hails from August the 16-year-old Noel Rutherford now seems to rule the as the Antillean-spon- sored JuniorSlazenger Tennis Championships opened at the JLTA 'yes- terday morning. also from August is seeded No. 1 in both the Boys 18 and Boys 16. Rutherford should find the toughest opposition from Daryl seeded No. like used the attacking brand of tennis. Thirty-one boys have entered in the 18's and about die same in the but the majority are able to enter both age groups. The tournament continues morning and ends on Saturday afternoon. RESULTS Bop W. Campbell be. A. D. Rudder bt. S. B. Duncan bt. P. Chang. R. Lee bt. A. Dacret. I. Mur- rary bt. P. C. Chung bt. F. 10- B. Kerr bt. K. 10- Boys L. Henriquei bt A. P. Azar bt. N. A. Wiltshire bt. S. Small. R. Rud- der bt. E. S. Shand bt. I. Murray bt W. Campbell. 10- N. Wiltshire bt. W. John- P. Chang bt. R. J. bt. M. S. Ouaynor bt. W. Tatham. P. Azar bt. K. f 10-4. Bon S. Small bt. S. G. Dunkley bt. R. Wil- 10-4. D. Coding bt. R. 10- 2. Girls L. Rao bt. 10-1. DANE SHOCKS WORLD TT CHAMPIONSHIPS... Defending men's singles champion eliminated in first round trainers Up w April 11. inclusive H UPbi 18 Race toys 165 Races Winning Races won 1 P. Feanny 2 Mrs. E. CUggott SX. Mattb 4H.McKenxk S A. Pinnock 6L. Hue 7 A. Sharpe 8 W. DaCosta 10Deanii.Lee 11 S.Watson HJ.A. Mclenrie Stewart Coimpock IS 7 9 7 7 6 S 6 5 5 4 M 8 16 7 9 7 S 7 3 5 8 6 4 5 Stakes 105.9W 41.830 40330 27.980 NOVI April 22 JOHNNY HANSEN OF DENMARK PRODUC- ED A MAJOR SHOCK WHlEN HE BEAT MEN'S SINGLES TITLE HOLDER SEIJI ONO of Japan at the World Table Tennis Championihips tonight. Hansen toppled the Japanese world number one 21- 24-22 in a compelling first round match on the opening day of the singles events here. told had a difficult serve and I was not sure the spin so I concen- trated on this aspect of my game a lot and it helped in my victory. did not play particularly well in the team event last week but I managed to produce my best form at the right time against Hansen added. Sweden's Erik Lmdh gave a further Wt to Asia's hid for supremacy when be toppled China's Xie Saike 21-15.21-18. i ranked eighth in the was the mspiration of victory agamtt Hungary in the final of the men's team event on Monday. RESULTS MEN'S SINGLES La Yaohua Stovan 2H6. Josef 10-22 Day Bt. kikka Pyykko 2142. jmofl Nukaioka bt. Anf Ankhoda 21-17. Cai Zhenhua bt. .Serban Doboii SteQan BenfUKJO bt. Venugopal Chandrasekhar 21-13. 21-8. Aleksandr Rodelk bt. Erik Rasmussen Kenichi Sakamoto bt. Demetrius Zikw 24-22. 21-17. Huang Liang bt. Rich- ard Yule 21-15. 21-5. Stefan Drcd bt. Alex Polisoit Atlanda. Musa bt. Jozef Urn 21- 19. Jacques Secretin bt Zoran Kosanovic 21-17. DESMOND DOUGLAS bt. Anne VJieg 17-21. Chia C3iong Boon bt. Alaa Meshref Kim'Wan bt. Chiu Man Kuen 22- Rene Mine 23-21 21-lOi 21-17. Yf-g. Wang Huiyah bt. Simion Crisan 21-6. Andrzej Jacubowicz bt. Homy Sonbol Thomas Busin bt. fan Moraru 21-17. Ulft Carlswn bt. Roberto Casares 21-7. Hiroyuki Abe bt. Abdul Rodjak 21- Glaus Pedenen bt. Rodger Keith Anton Stipanac bt. Rick Seemiller loll. Milan Orlowiki be. 'I'19' r. bt. Igor Solopov Kiro Chang Am bt. Rene Mine Vladislav Broda bt. PNG Kim Siang Zhihao bt. Miroslov War 21-6. 2 Watt to April 22 Watt of Britain will defend World Boxing Council lightweight title against Alexii Arguello of Nicaragua at Wembley here on June the i promoters announced A fortune in your future ff ;