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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

Reggae Girlz brace for the marauding USA

SHERDON COWAN AT THE CONCACAF U-20 WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP In Trinidad AT THE CONCACAF U-20 WOMEN’S CHAMPION | Sunday, October, 14 2018    

Dallas , USA — Jamaica's senior Reggae Girlz will take the first of three bites at the cherry for a historic Fifa World Cup qualification when they oppose top-ranked United States in the Concacaf Women's Championships semi-final here today. Read More

Wounded Tivoli brace for Mount Pleasant backlash

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

Following their first defeat of the season, Tivoli Gardens will mount an unpleasant welcome for Donovan Duckie and his St Ann marauders into the heart of Kingston for the very first time at Edward Seaga Sports Complex, starting at 3:30 pm. Read More

Photo: WILY WATSON!

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

Jamaica's Antonio Watson reacts after winning his 200m heat in 21.33 seconds ahead of Joakim Genereux for the second fastest time of all the heats at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, yesterday. (Photo: Collin Reid courtesy of Jamaica Olympic Association) Read More

St Mary Boscobel Premier League T20 bowls off today

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

The 2018 St Mary Boscobel Premier League (BPL) T20 cricket competition bowls off today, with favourites Boscobel Warriors up against Top Pen Giants at Boscobel cricket ground starting at 12: 30 pm. Read More

No ODI for Windies at Wankhede after fixture change

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

MUMBAI, India (CMC) — Brabourne Stadium will be prepared to host the fourth One-Day International between India and West Indies, despite the short notice of the change in venue from the choice Wankhede Stadium. Read More

Chase a 'quality player', says coach Law

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

HYDERABAD, India (CMC) — West Indies Head Coach Stuart Law has praised the talents of Roston Chase, labelling him “a quality player” who has worked hard to convert his weaknesses into strengths. Read More

Pant, Rahane deflate Windies after Chase hundred

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

HYDERABAD, India (CMC) — West Indies released the pressure in the final session as wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant and Ajinkya Rahane struck enterprising half-centuries to give India control of the second and final Test here yesterday. Read More

Netherlands hammer Germany to increase pressure on Loew

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

Amsterdam, Netherlands (AFP) — Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk led the Netherlands to a crushing 3-0 win over Germany yesterday in the Nations League, to ramp up the pressure on German coach Joachim Loew. Read More

Top order let us down, laments Holder

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

HYDERABAD, India (CMC) — Captain Jason Holder has laid the blame for West Indies' series defeat at the feet of the top order, conceding their lack of runs put too much pressure on the remainder of the line-up during the calamitous two-match rubber against India. Read More

Holder looks to McGrath and Anderson for inspiration

Sunday, October, 14 2018    

HYDERABAD, India (AFP) — West Indies captain Jason Holder said Sunday that he is looking to hone his fast bowling skills by taking inspiration from pace legends Glenn McGrath and James Anderson. Read More

India's Yadav helps seal 2-0 Windies series sweep

Sunday, October, 14 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 on Sunday. Read More

Whitmore says England trip opened his eyes

Saturday, October, 13 2018    

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao — Theodore “Tappa” Whitmore says his recent trip to England was both productive and enlightening.  The Reggae Boyz head coach told the Jamaica Observer that he was able to meet with a number of prospective players, plus he attended an educational... Read More

Girlz bask in semi-final berth but mindful job’s not done

SHERDON COWAN AT THE CONCACAF WOMEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP In USA | Saturday, October, 13 2018    

MCALLEN, USA — They set out to create history, and the current crop of senior Reggae Girlz is on the verge of achieving that feat.In fact, they are only one win away from qualifying for the 2019 Fifa Women’s World Cup in France, which would see them becoming... Read More

Sunshine Girls brace for tougher challenge from the Roses

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Saturday, October, 13 2018    

STILL smarting from their one-point loss to the England Roses in the semi-finals at the Commonwealth Games in April, Jamaica's Sunshine Girls took to the courts of National Indoor Sports Arena, in the Lasco/Sunshine three-Test Series on Thursday, with revenge on their... Read More



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