Olympian Yona Knight Wisdom make progress at Pan American Games
Olympian Yona Knight Wisdom is through to the next round of the men’s 3 Metres diving competition at the 2023 Pan American Games in Santiago Chile.
Wisdom qualified with a score 385.85 , to make progress with the seventh best score.
However, he was not the only one to make progress in the water in the day, as Sabrina Lyn was the fastest qualifier in the women’s 100 metres freestyle clocking 57.99 seconds to advance.
Jamaica’s young reggae girls yesterday crashed to a 7-nil loss to Mexico
Jamaica trailed 3-nil at half time in the group a preliminary round encounter and will be back in action on Wednesday against Paraguay
In badminton the Jamaican pair of Tahlia Richardson and samuel Ricketts lost one nil to the Mexican duo of Miriam Rodriquez and Luis Montaya, in the preliminary round of the mixed doubles event yesterday.
The pair of Katherine Wynter and Richardson also lost two love in the women’s doubles, and the male pair of Rickets and Bradley Evans were also beaten two love by the Brazilian duo of Davi Carvalho and Ruan Rocha.
It was also tough going for the Jamaicans in the singles event ending day three without a victory.
The Jamaican Richards was beaten 2-love in the round of 16 by the American Jenni Gai, while the other Jamaican Katherine Wynter suffered a similar loss to Rachael Chan of Canada.
Jamaica’s super light-weight boxer Sanji Williams lost to Angel Martino of Mexico after the referee stopped the fight , when the the Jamaican was knocked down early in round one.