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Bonner blazes Scorpions to victory over Hurricanes

FLORENCE HALL, Trelawny — Nkrumah Bonner played a dream of an innings yesterday to fuel Jamaica Scorpions' enthralling five-wicket victory over Leeward Islands Hurricanes in the regional four-day cricket match at Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium. Read More

Immaculate pair receives confidence boost at Corporate Area Development Meet
The Immaculate Conception High School pair of Maja Henry and Mireya Simpson received a timely confidence boost ahead of the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/GraceKennedy Boys' and Girls' Athletics Championships when they finished first and second,...... Read More

22 teams to contest 2020 KPMG Squash League
The 21st annual KPMG Squash League will kick off tomorrow with a jam-packed roster as 22 teams do battle for top honours. ... Read More

Superluminal obliges, but Mahogany throws down the gauntlet
Second-generation trainer Ian Parsard was the star of the show at Caymanas Park yesterday after he saddled three winners to highlight the 10-race programme.... Read More

Morgan leads England to T20 series win as 28 sixes rain down on Centurion

Monday, February, 17 2020    

Centurion, South Africa (AFP) — England Captain Eoin Morgan went on a six-hitting spree to take his side to a series win in a high-scoring third and final Twenty20 international against South Africa at SuperSport Park yesterday.Morgan slammed seven sixes in an... Read More

Reggae Youths go in search of fourth-straight win

Monday, February, 17 2020    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Reggae Youths could win their fourth-straight game in the St James Football Association/Sandals Resorts International Major League today when they take on promoted Club Ville at UDC field, starting at 3:00 pm. Read More

Gordon, Mondon tops at Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, February, 17 2020    

After missing the 2018 and 2019 editions, Garfield Gordon returned for the 22nd staging of the Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run in fine knick to top the men's open run category, while triathlete Elisabeth Mondon successfully retained the women's honours... Read More

Smith, Hodge hundreds frustrate Jaguars

Monday, February, 17 2020    

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada (CMC) — Superb unbeaten hundreds from veteran Devon Smith and Captain Kavem Hodge dashed Guyana Jaguars' hopes of a final day victory, as Windward Islands Volcanoes forced a draw in their fifth-round match of the Regional Four-Day Championship here... Read More

PHOTO: Gordon, Mondon top

Monday, February, 17 2020    

Story on Pages 38 & 39Elisabeth Mondon of Spartan Health Club eases across the finish line to win the female Open Run category at the 22nd Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run at Emancipation Park yesterday. (Photo: Nicholas Bennett) Read More

Mt Alvernia hunt second win against Montego Bay High in girls' basketball

Monday, February, 17 2020    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions Mt Alvernia High School will go after back-to-back wins when they take on crosstown rivals Montego Bay High in their ISSA Western Conference Girls' Open basketball first round today at Montego Bay High School. Read More

FC Reno, Falmouth to contest end-of-round final

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Monday, February, 17 2020    

FROME, Westmoreland — FC Reno will meet Falmouth United in the end-of-round final of the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League, after sneaking past leaders Wadadah Football Club and Sandals South Coast after Saturday's final set of games in... Read More

Spurs boost Champions League bid, Arsenal end winless run

Monday, February, 17 2020    

LONDON, England (AP) — Jose Mourinho couldn't resist a little swipe at Manchester City following their European ban. Read More

Red Force slump to historic defeat

Monday, February, 17 2020    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Trinidad and Tobago Red Force suffered a shocking collapse here yesterday morning to hand Barbados Pride their largest win in over a century, in their fifth-round match of the Regional Four-Day Championship at Kensington Oval. Read More

Keen contests forecast as RSPL return from two-week break

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, February, 16 2020    

Having benefited from a break lasting just over a fortnight, Dunbeholden FC will be gunning to strengthen their hold on a Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) play-off position when they visit struggling Vere United in the lone early fixture of match week 26 at Wembley Centre of Excellence... Read More

Superluminal for Alexander Hamilton Trophy feature

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, February, 16 2020    

Despite his many years on the racetrack, eight-year-old bay horse Superluminal is still going strong and should easily put his younger rivals aside in the $1.15-million Alexander Hamilton Trophy feature going over one mile (1,600m) at Caymanas Park... Read More


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