RJRGLEANER Sports Foundation
People's Choice Awards
Let your vote count. VOTE for your favourite sporting performance in 2017 in The RJRGLEANER National Sportsman & Sportswoman Awards, People’s Choice Performance of the Year Award.
Football: Andre Blake’s amazing save in Jamaica’s 2-1 win over Canada in the CONCACAF Gold Cup as he continued his amazing string of performances in that tournament. The win took Jamaica into the semi-finals. Many believe Blake should have been named MVP of the Gold Cup.
Football: Kemar Lawrence’s magical strike to win the game against Mexico in the 88th minute and take Jamaica into its second consecutive Gold Cup Final.
Athletics: Omar McLeod’s flawless performance in the 110 metres hurdles final at the IAAF World Championships in London, earning Jamaica its only Gold Medal of the meet in a super fast 13.04 seconds.
Boxing: Kemahl “Hitman” Russell’s single punch knock-out of Nigel Edwards in their Wray & Nephew Contender bout. The roundhouse left hook from Russell left Edwards flat on the canvas and with no chance of recovery.
Cricket: Jamaica Tallawahs Oshane Thomas’ fiery bowling performance against the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, getting their Captain Chris Gayle LBW for a third ball duck as he picked up 3 for 31 to lead the Tallawahs to the Caribbean Premier League playoffs.