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Matip signs new Liverpool contract

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Liverpool defender Joel Matip signed a long-term contract extension with the Premier League leaders yesterday.Matip's existing deal was due to expire at the end of this season, but the former Cameroon international has now... Read More

Man City bemoan unfair advantage over festive fixtures

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester City believe the sporting integrity of the Premier League has been compromised by the scheduling of a hectic festive period that will see the English champions play twice in less than 48 hours.City's game at Wolves has... Read More

Barca give Umtiti green light after latest injury absence

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

MADRID, Spain (AFP) — Samuel Umtiti is fit again after five weeks out with a foot injury, Barcelona announced yesterday.Umtiti is available for Barca's La Liga match away at Eibar today, although he faces a fight to win back his place alongside Gerard Pique in... Read More

Exotic Wagers

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6)Race 1) Whatever/The Kings Treasure/Dynamax Cat/JustsayawordRace 2) Super AmiaRace 3) Burlin/Trini Magic/Disturbin Di Peace/SynchronizeRace 4) Versatile/Fearless ChampionRace 5) Summer Sun/Hover Craft Read More

Bulgaria coach quits after racism row at England match

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AFP) — Bulgaria's coach quit yesterday over the 6-0 loss to England in a Euro 2020 qualifier which was overshadowed by racist abuse that sparked a storm of protest. Read More

Happy Grove suprise Annotto Bay 2-1

BY EVERARD OWEN Observer writer | Friday, October, 18 2019    

PORT ANTONIO, Portland — Happy Grove High brought an end to Annotto Bay's unbeaten run with a 2-1 scoreline in their first-leg ISSA/WATA daCosta Cup second-round contest at Carder Park on Wednesday. Read More

'Elated' Flemmings recounts maiden goal for Boyz

BY IAN BURNETT Sport Editor | Friday, October, 18 2019    

MIAMI, Florida — Like any ambitious international footballer Junior Flemmings had long been awaiting the arrival of his first goal for the Senior Reggae Boyz. Read More

Jamaica nab four medals at CAC Bodybuilding Champs

Friday, October, 18 2019    

Jamaica registered their most successful showing in its 60-year history of Bodybuilding and fitness, copping three gold and one silver at the recently-concluded 46th Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships in Dominican Republic. Read More

All-star cast to contest Touch Tuina/Couples Resort tourney

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Friday, October, 18 2019    

Several of Jamaica's top professional players are expected to serve up a treat as they vie for a share of the $1-million prize money up for grabs at the Touch Tuina/Couples Swept Away Men's and Women's Open Clay Court Tennis Championships at Couples Swept Away Resort in... Read More

Cricket legends unite for road safety

Friday, October, 18 2019    

(From left) Former cricketers Brian Lara of West Indies, Jonty Rhodes of South Africa and Sachin Tendulkar of India attend an event in Mumbai, India yesterday to promote the Road Safety World Series T20 cricket league. (Photo: AFP) Read More

Bermuda coach confident ahead of T20 qualifier

Friday, October, 18 2019    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — Bermuda Coach Herbie Bascome says he is confident Captain Dion Stovell and teammate Oronde Bascome, who were injured during the 24-run defeat against Hong Kong, will be fit for the side's ICC T20 World Cup Qualifier opener against Papua New... Read More

Gus Logie takes over as women's head coach

Friday, October, 18 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) – Cricket West Indies on Wednesday named Gus Logie as the interim head coach of the West Indies women's team, and said it would immediately begin the recruitment process to fill the role permanently. Read More

Sir Andy raises doubt over Bascombe appointment

Friday, October, 18 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Fast-bowling legend Sir Andy Roberts has questioned the appointment of Miles Bascombe to the West Indies men's selection panel, and believes the former Windward Islands batsman should have withdrawn himself from consideration after having been a member... Read More

Soul-searching goes on for US after Canada shock

Friday, October, 18 2019    

LOS Angeles, United States (AFP) — Two years after the seismic shock of failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, the United States men's soccer team is struggling to shake off the hangover. Read More

Rojorn Di Pilot makes amends – retribution says trainer DaCosta

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, October, 18 2019    

After being badly interfered with on last, three-year-old bay colt Rojorn Di Pilot returned with vengeance to slam rivals by 1 lengths in a Restricted Stakes event on Saturday, October 12, 2019. Read More



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