first_imgKINGSTON: Telecommunications provider Digicel has announced a lifetime contract with sprint legend Usain Bolt on the heels of his historic accomplishments at the just-ended Olympic Games in Brazil. Digicel has declared Bolt its chief speed officer (CSO) after he completed his unprecedented three-peat to cement his place in history as one of the world’s greatest sprinters. Bolt won gold in the 100 and 200 metres as well as the 4x100m for the third time in three successive games to finish with nine gold medals and close off a glittering Olympics career. “The unique ‘job for life’ comes in tandem with the agreement of a lifetime partnership between Digicel and Usain Bolt – an honour only a very small number of the absolute greatest athletes in the world have ever achieved and a first for Digicel,” the telecommunications company said in a release. The Digicel statement did not outline specific details of the contract except to point out that Bolt would be expected to interact with the company’s customers. Bolt’s relationship with Digicel dates back to when he was a teenager competing in school games in Jamaica. “I’m very humbled. It’s been an amazing journey with Digicel. They have been there for me since I was 17 years old, and now we will be together forever,” said Bolt. “As Digicel CSO, I am opening a new chapter and will be making it my mission to ensure that speed stays at the top of the agenda.”last_img read more

first_imgHigh Court marshals on Tuesday afternoon moved to levy on assets of the New Building Society (NBS) as lawyers for former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Maurice Arjoon sought to enforce the $59 million court decision.The $59 million was awarded to Arjoon in a judgement against NBS for his wrongful dismissal from the financial institution.More details in January 24 edition of the Guyana Times.last_img

first_imgBrighton defender Lewis Dunk has been called up to the England squad to replace Burnley’s James Tarkowski.Dunk will report to St George’s Park on Monday ahead of the UEFA Nations League double-header against Croatia and Spain. 1 explained ‘Spain and Italy would have built their teams around Jack Grealish’ – Harry Redknapp Latest England News Fans given sneak peek into England’s Euro 2020 kit with images leaked online The 26-year-old signed a new contract with the Seagulls last week and has now received the call to represent his country.Tarkowski was forced to withdraw from the squad due to an injury.The Three Lions take on Croatia, who beat them in the World Cup semi-finals during the summer, in Rijeka on Friday before facing Spain in Seville three days later.Dunk will join fellow new call-ups Jadon Sancho, Mason Mount and James Maddison as Southgate rewards the centre-back for a fine start to the season at Brighton. ANALYSIS Tributes to ‘complete gentleman’ Martin Peters following England legend’s death How Hudson-Odoi has performed this season – Are Keane’s comments about him fair? England announce another friendly to begin preparations for Euro 2020 England announce Euro 2020 warm-up matches against Austria and Romania preparation have a look GETTING READY Second is best TALENT sad day Martin Peters, 1966 World Cup final goal scorer for England, dies aged 76 drama RIP LEGEND How does Euro 2020 draw work? England discover fate live on talkSPORT 2 There is a Group of Death at Euro 2020 and here’s how England can avoid it Dunk has impressed for Brighton at the start of 2018/19 Mason Greenwood scores as England U21s beaten by late Netherlands wondergoallast_img read more