Jamaica badminton team into Pan Am semis

Jamaica's men's team booked their spot in the semi-finals of the 2018 Pan American Badminton Championships after defeating Group B rivals Trinidad and Tobago and Dominican Republic 5-0 and 4-1, respectively, at the National Racquet Centre in Tacarigua,... Read More

Fireworks expected as Western Champs nears end
CATHERINE HALL, St James — A battle royale is expected today as teams vie for top honours at the County of Cornwall Athletics Association (COCAA)/Digicel Western Championships comes to a close at the Montego Bay Sports Complex beginning at 10:00 am.... Read More

Calabar, Excelsior girls shoot to front of Anthrick meet
Excelsior High School girls and Calabar will be seeking to wrap up victory on today's second and final day of the fifth Digicel Anthrick Corporate Area Development meet after both assumed pole position on an intriguing opening day of action at the National Stadium...... Read More

Reynolds happy Reno moving in right direction
New FC Reno Head Coach Vassell Reynolds believes that his team is ready to stake a claim for a spot in the top six of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL).... Read More

Barnwell, Hetmyer keep Jaguars in semi-final hunt

Friday, February, 16 2018    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Devon Thomas's maiden regional one-day hundred proved in vain as half-centuries from Chris Barnwell and Shimron Hetmyer propelled Guyana Jaguars to a crucial five-wicket victory over luckless Leeward Islands Hurricanes here Wednesday... Read More

The 'Chace' is on

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, February, 16 2018    

After being unanimously chosen as the champion sprinter for 2017, the Dwight Chen-trained Chace The Great returns to the track tomorrow at Caymanas Park to compete in the annual renewal of the six-and-a-half-furlong (1,200m) Eileen Cliggott Memorial Trophy. Read More


Friday, February, 16 2018    

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Skipper hails Dowrich-Warrican partnership as key to victory

Friday, February, 16 2018    

West Indies 'A' Captain Kieran Powell says the 161-run ninth-wicket partnership between Shane Dowrich and Jomel Warrican was decisive in his team claiming a one-nil lead in the three-match “Test” series against England Lions. Read More

PHOTO: Graceful flight

Friday, February, 16 2018    

Excelsior High School's Rushelle Jones gracefully rises on her way to clearing the bar in a record-equalling 1.70 metres to win the girls' Class One High Jump on day one of the Anthrick Corporate Area Track and Field Meet at the National Stadium yesterday. (Photo: Bryan Cummings) Read More

St Mary High's Howell wants to dominate distance running

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer Tamera Howell will not be tamed. | Friday, February, 16 2018    

Seventeen-year-old Tamera Howell middle distance runner from St Mary High School is ready to dominate the entire island. Read More

Immaculate indeed!

Friday, February, 16 2018    

Immaculate Conception's Lori Choy captured in different phases of her winning effort in the girls' Class Four long jump on the opening day of the the Anthrick Corporate Area Track and Field Meet at the National Stadium yesterday. She jumped 5.04 metres. Read More

Two records fall as Rusea's girls, Petersfield boys soar

Friday, February, 16 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — Defending girls champions Rusea's High and Petersfield boys strengthened their leads in their respective sections on yesterday's second and penultimate day of the County of Cornwall (COCAA) Digicel Western Championships as the action moved to the Montego... Read More

Olympic 'hugs and smiles' on ice for US and N Koreans

Friday, February, 16 2018    

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AFP) — Despite the freeze in ties between the United States and North Korea, a handful of skaters from both sides are breaking the Olympic ice with a budding friendship. Read More

ISSA bans basketball coach Beckford for two years

Friday, February, 16 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — George Beckford, coach of William Knibb Memorial High basketball teams, has been banned for two years from all events run by the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) after he was found guilty of bringing Game Two of the ISSA Western Conference... Read More

Six horses claimed on Ash Wednesday

Friday, February, 16 2018    

Six horses were claimed on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park on Wednesday. Welsh Soutar claimed Acapulco for owner Rosemarie Green for $250,000 from Alden Francis, while Steven Todd claimed Chief Prospect... Read More


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