Danniel Thomas

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Fedrick Dacres,Danniel Thomas,Rio Olympics 2016,

File Photo: Fedrick Dacres struggled with the wet and slippery conditions in the Men's Discus in Rio on Friday and failed to advance to the final round.

 

 

 

 

Amidst high hopes and huge expectations, Fedrick Dacres and Danniel Thomas led the charge for Jamaica on the first morning of track and field at the Rio Olympic Games on Friday, but both athletes failed to progress beyond the first round in their respective events in cold and murky conditions.

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World Championships,Nesta Carter,Danniel Thomas,Salsia Slack,

Photo: Jamaican team manager Ludlow Watts will need to explain the non-inclusion of sprinter Nesta Carter from the 100m entry list.

The two Jamaican women participating on the first morning of the 15th IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China experienced mixed fortunes in their respective disciplines amidst an inexcusable mishap by Jamaica’s track and field governing body, the Jamaica Administrative Athletics Association (JAAA).