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From difficulties to excellence, Immaculate on right path at Champs

By Trevor ‘TC’ Campbell | Tuesday, May, 21 2019    

Immaculate Conception's return to the upper echelon of high school athletics is a call to take note for all who might have forgotten the value of hard work and application. Read More

Racing news for Saturday, May 18, 2019

Tuesday, May, 21 2019    

Seven horses were claimed on the 10-race programme.Michael Beecham claimed Dr Banner, winner of the third race, from Steven Todd for himself for $250,000. Read More

Russell unfazed by Windies slump in Ireland

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, May, 21 2019    

JAMAICAN all-rounder Andre Russell is optimistic of the West Indies' chances at the 2019 Cricket World Cup despite disappointing results during the recent One-Day International (ODI) Tri-nation series in Ireland. Read More

Taylor's knock lifts Melbourne past G C Foster

Tuesday, May, 21 2019    

Steven Taylor rode his luck while blasting a half-century to lift Melbourne CC to a three-wicket win over G C Foster College in the first-round Zone D Jam T20 Bashment cricket game. Read More

Horsing around: Riderless colt races to Preakness finish

Tuesday, May, 21 2019    

BALTIMORE (AP) — Unencumbered by a jockey and suddenly free to run wherever he darn pleased, Bodexpress decided to take a shot at winning the Preakness. Read More

Johnson blasts Lakers GM after shock exit

Tuesday, May, 21 2019    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — Former Los Angeles Lakers executive Magic Johnson said yesterday a breakdown in relations with the team's General Manager Rob Pelinka contributed to his shock exit from the NBA franchise. Read More

Leonard stars as Raptors claw back with win over Bucks

Tuesday, May, 21 2019    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Kawhi Leonard scored eight of his 36 points in the second overtime period Sunday to lead the Toronto Raptors to a gritty 118-112 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in the NBA Eastern Conference finals. Read More

Hydel hammer challengers in JISA Championships romp

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Monday, May, 20 2019    

In yet another masterful performance, Hydel Prep hammered all and sundry as they stormed to their 14-straight hold on the JISA/Little Caesars Pizza National Athletic Championships at the National Stadium on Saturday. This track and field feat equals the records held by Kingston College... Read More

World champ Gatlin edges Kiryu to win 100m in Osaka

Monday, May, 20 2019    

OSAKA, Japan (AFP) — Justin Gatlin pipped Japan's Yoshihide Kiryu to win the men's 100 metres as fellow American Michael Norman fired a World Championship warning with a superb 200m at the Golden Grand Prix in Osaka yesterday. Read More

Bowlers have to limit opponents in World Cup — Sir Curtly

Monday, May, 20 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — If the West Indies are going to have any chance of advancing deep into the ICC World Cup, legendary fast bowler Sir Curtly Ambrose believes their pace and spin bowlers must focus more on being economical. Read More

Hope full of confidence heading into World Cup

Monday, May, 20 2019    

DUBLIN, Ireland (CMC) — Fresh off his Man of the Series performance in the just concluded Tri-Nations Series, West Indies batsman Shai Hope is looking forward to leading the West Indies' charge in the upcoming ICC World Cup. Read More

Fitting send-off

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, May, 20 2019    

Jamaica's Reggae Girlz produced a top-notch performance to defeat Panama by 3-1 in a highly entertaining send-off contest at the National Stadium yesterday. Read More

Clive Lloyd believes all-rounders will have biggest roles

Monday, May, 20 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (CMC) — One of the greatest West Indies captains of all time, Sir Clive Lloyd expects all-rounders to play a decisive role in the upcoming ICC Cricket World Cup. Read More

Five-wicket Woakes wraps up England rout of Pakistan

Monday, May, 20 2019    

LEEDS, United Kingdom (AFP) — Chris Woakes took five wickets as England beat Pakistan by 54 runs to win the fifth One-Day International at Headingley yesterday. Read More

Upstarts Cambridge reach Sandals Major League final

Monday, May, 20 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cambridge United qualified for the final of the St James Football Association/Sandals Resorts International Major League in their first season in the competition, after beating former champions Violet Kickers 2-1 in their second-leg semi-final at the UDC... Read More



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