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Netballers eye sweep of England

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Monday, October, 15 2018    

Jamaica has long been known as a perfect tourist destination where visitors receive warm and friendly treatment from the locals. Read More

Ottley, Cottoy bundle out Scorpions to lead CCC to victory

Monday, October, 15 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Combined Campuses and Colleges (CCC) Marooners bundled out the Jamaica Scorpions for the lowest total of this year's Regional Super50 competition on their way to registering a comfortable six-wicket victory in their Group B encounter here at the... Read More

Bigdaddykool a firm fancy for Nigel B Nunes Memorial Cup

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, October, 15 2018    

Despite not having raced in 107 days due to injury setbacks, Bigdaddykool should be more than comfortable on his return to brush aside rivals in the $1.15-million Nigel B Nunes Memorial Cup feature at Caymanas Park... Read More

India's Yadav helps seal 2-0 West Indies series sweep

Monday, October, 15 2018    

Hyderabad, India (AFP) — Paceman Umesh Yadav claimed a match haul of 10 wickets to lead India to a series sweep against the West Indies with a win inside three days in the second Test yesterday. Read More

PHOTO: It's Bronze

Monday, October, 15 2018    

Jamaica's Ackera Nugent (left) crosses the finish line in second place in 12.96 seconds behind the USA's Grace Stark (right), who won in 12.83 seconds in Stage Two on the women's 100m hurdles final at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, yesterday. Australia's Sophie White... Read More

Exotic Wagers

Monday, October, 15 2018    

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US headed to Women's World Cup with 6-0 win over Jamaica

Monday, October, 15 2018    

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The US women's national team breezed through CONCACAF qualifying to secure a spot in the World Cup next year in France.The Americans still have to face Canada. Read More

Boyz rally 'round gravely ill Shelton in hour of need

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao — For sure, Luton Shelton is not alone in his hour of need.Not only does the former Reggae Boyz striker have the people of Jamaica in his corner, but his true brothers in arms — his fellow footballers. Read More

Reggae Boyz look to stamp class against Bonaire

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao — It should be a walk in the park.But for Coach Theodore “Tappa” Whitmore, it is not as simple as that. Read More

Referee halts hammering of depleted St Mary's College

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, October, 14 2018    

A depleted St Mary's College reduced to six players after 50 minutes, forced referee Malica Reid to call an abrupt end to their Group E ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup football encounter while trailing Excelsior High 0-8 yesterday. Read More

WILL large and totally in charge

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, October, 14 2018    

Readers of last Friday's (October 12, 2018) Supreme Racing Guide would have noticed that only one photograph was used on the front page of the publication. That photo was of Will In Charge with jockey Robert Halledeen. Read More

PHOTO: Shantae in action at Youth Olympics

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

Jamaica's Shantae Foreman clears the bar at 1.65 metres at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, yesterday. However, she was unable to progress as she finished in 14th place out of 16 competitors. Read More

Wily Watson!

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — Ackera Nugent appears set to capture Jamaica's first medal at the Youth Olympic Games when she races in Stage Two, Heat Three of the girls' 100 metres hurdles today at 2:45 pm (12:45 pm Jamaica time). Read More

One second round spot yet to be decided

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Sunday, October, 14 2018    

MONTEGO BAY — The final slate of match-ups for the second round of the ISSA/Wata daCosta Cup football competition will not be known until the organisers meet as yesterday's final day of first round matches ended with one qualifier yet to be decided. Read More

Boyz anxious to lay Cayman ghost to rest with Bonaire blowout

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao — The Cayman Islands performance is like a stubborn ghost that won't go away. Read More



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