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Holder, Dottin claim top honours at WIPA/CWI Awards Ceremony

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — West Indies captain Jason Holder captured the top two men's awards while veteran all-rounder Deandra Dottin dominated the women's, to highlight the West Indies Players' Association/Cricket West Indies Awards ceremony here Monday... Read More

Tough going for Jamaica at World Junior Swimming Championships
The boys' 4x100-metre freestyle team had the best placing of the Jamaican performances on the first day of the global World Junior Swimming Championships, which took place in Hungary, yesterday.... Read More

Manchester CA celebrate Under-13 title as JCA delivers on youth development promise
The Manchester Cricket Association secured top honours last weekend in the inaugural Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) National Under-13 Championship.... Read More

Gaynstead dominate regional rivals in school netball
JAMAICA'S Gaynstead High defeated Christ Church Foundation from Barbados 37-27 to capture the 2019 America Federation of Netball Association (AFNA) Under-19 Caribbean High School Netball Championship, recently held in St Maarten.... Read More

Mental approach

Wednesday, August, 21 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Batting legend Brian Lara has identified the mental aspect as a critical area of focus for West Indies, and believes he can play a significant role in strengthening the Caribbean side in this regard, as they prepare to face India in a two-Test series... Read More

JFF maintain entry prices for Reggae Boyz game against Antigua

Wednesday, August, 21 2019    

The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) will maintain recent ticket entry prices for games held at Montego Bay Sports Complex when the Reggae Boyz meet Antigua and Barbuda on Friday, September 6 in the first home game in the Concacaf Nations League group... Read More

The India Test challenge is monumental but not impossible

with Garfield Myers | Wednesday, August, 21 2019    

It speaks to the great strength of Indian cricket and Virat Kohli's squad that a class act such as Rohit Sharma is not an automatic choice in Test cricket. Read More

PMBL/BREDS basketball camp impacting lives

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, August, 21 2019    

It started out as a small event aimed at impacting the lives of children within the Treasure Beach region of St Elizabeth, but the Philadelphia Men's Basketball League (PMBL)/BREDS basketball camp has since grown beyond its borders. Read More

Photo: MENTAL APPROACH

Wednesday, August, 21 2019    

West Indies' Jamaican John Campbell plays defensively in the nets. (Photo: CWI Media) Read More

Smith's decision to miss third Ashes Test a 'no-brainer', says Langer

Wednesday, August, 21 2019    

London , United Kingdom (AFP) — Australia's star batsman Steve Smith has been ruled out of the third Ashes Test beginning on Thursday, after suffering concussion — a decision which c oach Justin Langer said was a... Read More

Kennar Lewis replaces Xavier Marshall in Tallawahs team

Wednesday, August, 21 2019    

The Jamaica Tallawahs have announced Kennar Lewis as a temporary replacement for USA player Xavier Marshall, who will be unavailable until September 14 due to international commitments. Read More

Early end of season for Woods doesn't take away from Masters

Wednesday, August, 21 2019    

MEDINAH, Ill. (AP) — For the fifth time in the last six years, August on the Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) Tour means no more Tiger Woods for the rest of the season. Only now he's healthy. Read More

Samuda urges Para PanAm team to be 'exemplary brand ambassadors'

Tuesday, August, 20 2019    

President of the Jamaica Paralympic Association (JPA), Christopher Samuda, urged Jamaica's athletes to be “exemplary brand ambassadors” as they participate at the 2019 Lima Para Pan American Games. Read More

St Mary, St Ann to contest All-Island Limited Overs Championship final

Tuesday, August, 20 2019    

Two rural teams will contest the final of the JCA All-Island Limited Overs Championship on Saturday at Chedwin Park. Action gets underway at 10:00. Read More

A 'Sunrise' gain of $2,095,658

Tuesday, August, 20 2019    

One punter went home on Saturday last (August 17) with a hefty payout of $2,095,658.The punter in question correctly selected the six winners (races 2-7) in the exotic Sunrise-6 wager. Read More



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