Sport

St Catherine FA aspirant Walker- Brown promises good governance

Friday, October, 11 2019    

Elaine Walker-Brown says she is expecting full sponsorship for all competitions while using the skills within the team she has assembled in the race for president, to assist the clubs to get grants, if given the chance to lead the St Catherine Football Association... Read More

She has never let me down – DaCostath

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, October, 11 2019    

Following impressive wins by stable companions She's A Maneater and Stranger Danger in the iCool Juice Drink Superstakes and Lyrix Soft Drink Invitational Mile, respectively, on Sunday, trainer Wayne DaCosta acknowledged the quality of both horses, but reserved a special place in his... Read More

DaCosta, Nunes hold strong hands in Diamond Mile

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, October, 11 2019    

Leading trainers Anthony Nunes and Wayne DaCosta have accounted for 75 per cent of the top 16 horses eligible for the 2019 edition of the Diamond Mile set for November 9. Read More

Seeking My Dream — winner of the first two Diamond Mile races

Friday, October, 11 2019    

The first staging of the US$115,000 Diamond Mile took place at Caymanas Park in 2015. The first winner of the Graded Stakes event for three-year-olds and upward was Seeking My Dream ( Seeking The Glory –... Read More

'Coach's dream'

BY SEAN A WILLIAMS Deputy sport editor | Friday, October, 11 2019    

Reggae Boyz head coach Theodore “Tappa” Whitmore has given the Concacaf Nations League (CNL) yet another ringing endorsement on the eve of his team's twin assignments against Aruba.Jamaica will seek to continue their dominance in Group C of League B of... Read More

UWI, Waterhouse register big wins in women's football

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Friday, October, 11 2019    

DEFENDING champions Waterhouse FC, led by a hat-trick of goals from Davia Richards, carved out an 8-0 drubbing of Royal Lakes FC as the return round of the 2019 Jamaica Football Federation (JFF)/Lascelles Employees and Partners Co-operative Credit Union Women's Premier League continued... Read More

ATL shock Scotiabank in Senior League netball

Friday, October, 11 2019    

APPLIANCE Traders Limited (ATL) A created a major upset by defeating many-time champions Scotiabank 62-54 in the 2019 Business House Netball Association (BHNA) Senior A League play-off at Leila Robinson Courts two Saturdays ago. Read More

Stranger Danger blows away opposition in Invitational Mile

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, October, 11 2019    

Thoroughbred racing has seen many a star and one of latest and brightest is four-year-old dark bay American-bred colt Stranger Danger . Read More

She's A Maneater simply better than all the rest

Friday, October, 11 2019    

The footnotes of the truly gifted and brilliant mare She's A Maneater will forever be written on the pages of the greatest- ever horses to race at Caymanas Park after her glorious and impressive victory in the 10-furlong (2,000m)... Read More

Four secure qualification for Diamond Mile

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, October, 11 2019    

After the completion of the LASCO Distributors Limited-sponsored two-day Superstakes carnival of racing last weekend, the automatic first preference entries into the ultra-rich Diamond Mile have been decided. Read More

Agarwal hits ton as India dominate South Africa

Friday, October, 11 2019    

PUNE, India (AFP) — Mayank Agarwal hit his second century in successive matches on the opening day of the second Test against South Africa yesterday and said his side should aim for a 500-run first innings. Read More

RACING SNAPS FROM SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2019

Friday, October, 11 2019    

The Konka Engery Drink girls energise the winners’ enclosure (Photos: Joseph Wellington and Naphtali Junior) Read More

Lewis, Mamdeen cautioned; Hewitt fined

Friday, October, 11 2019    

The Stewards announce the following disciplinary actions arising from inquiries held at the offices of the Jamaica Racing Commission, 8 Winchester Road, Kingston 10, on Tuesday, October 8, 2019. Read More

K D Rocket connects second time of asking

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, October, 11 2019    

K D Rocket , who misfired on debut, made amends on his second start in the $975,000 Lasoy maiden special weight event for native-bred and imported two-year-olds over five furlongs (1,000 metres) at Caymanas Park on Sunday. Read More

Atlantic Blue earns well-deserved rest after scoring fourth win

Friday, October, 11 2019    

The Eric Martin-bred and-owned chestnut colt Atlantic Blue has earned for himself a well-deserved rest, according to trainer Fitznahum Williams after winning the iCool Flavoured Water Cranberry Restricted Allowance event on Sunday. Read More



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