SOE declared in sections of Kingston and St Andrew

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A state of public emergency (SOE) has been declared within specified boundaries encompassing parts of the Kingston Central, Kingston Western and St Andrew South Police Divisions. Read more

Sports

York Castle first 5K and beach

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

The York Castle High School in St Ann is set to host its first 5K run/walk on October 13 in Salem, Runaway Bay. Read More

Jadeja, Rohit lead India's rout of Bangladesh

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Spinner Ravindra Jadeja took four wickets and skipper Rohit Sharma smashed a successive half century to help India rout Bangladesh by seven wickets in Asia Cup match in Dubai yesterday. Read More

Garvey Maceo march to fifth straight win

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Saturday, September, 22 2018    

LUCEA, Hanover — Three top-of-the-table clashes, including defending champions Rusea's High against former champions Frome Technical in Zone B, will highlight today's final set of first-round, first-leg matches in the ISSA/Wata daCosta Cup football... Read More

Perfect Neighbour

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, September, 22 2018    

Former Derby and St Leger winner Perfect Neighbour will attempt to win four Governor General's Stakes titles in six years when he takes on rivals in the 10 furlongs (2,000m) Graded Stakes event at Caymanas Park... Read More

Duhaney Park Red Sharks win national club championship

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

Duhaney Park defeated the Jamaica Defence Force Warriors 56-12 to be crowned RLATG National Club Champions. In so doing, the Red Sharks have now won the championship a record sixth time. Read More

Malik thwarts giantkillers Afghanistan in last over finish

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Experienced batsman Shoaib Malik hit a six and a boundary to pull off a sensational last-over, three-wicket win for Pakistan against a spirited Afghanistan in the Asia Cup in Abu Dhabi yesterday. Read More

KC maul Ardenne 11-0

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

Kingston College (KC) trounced Ardenne High 11-0 and secured their fourth-consecutive win in Group B of the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Digicel Manning Cup yesterday at the Stadium East field. Read More

STETHS favoured against struggling Munro College

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Saturday, September, 22 2018    

SANTA CRUZ, St Elizabeth — There will be a difference in today's derby between former champions St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) and Munro College at St Elizabeth Technical Sports Complex in Santa Cruz. Read More

Devoi on the go

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

 Excelsior High returned to winnings ways in Group E of the ISSA/Digicel Manning Cup football competition with a 3-1 victory over visitors Haile Selassie High yesterday. Read More

Peart, Taylor not bothered by opening day RSPL stalemate

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

After a delayed start to the season due to the playing of the new CONCACAF Nations League which set back the start of the Red Stripe Premier League by a week and then another postponement due to a waterlogged field due to extreme weather conditions, the UWI FC and Harbour View FC were finally... Read More

Gaynstead crush Dunoon in ISSA Urban High School

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Saturday, September, 22 2018    

GAYNSTEAD High registered two crushing wins against Dunoon Technical High in the 2018 Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Urban High School g irls Junior and Senior Leagues at Dunoon Technical School court on... Read More

'Treachery' or 'transparency'? Russian athletes to return as WADA lifts doping ban

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

Victoria , Seychelles (AFP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Thursday lifted a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency, paving the way for Russian athletes to return to competition but also sparking claims of “treachery” and “dark... Read More

JN Bank clip ICWI in Inter-Bank football rally

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

JN Bank won their third Bankers' Association five-a-side football title when they clipped first-time finalists ICWI 2-1 in the final of 2018 Western Sports-sponsored Inter-Bank Football Competition last Sunday at the NWC playing field, Mona. Read More

BOJ begin Business House 3-on-3 basketball with 28-19 win over Gleaner/RJR Group

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

DEFENDING champions Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) defeated Gleaner/RJR Group 28-19 as the 2018 Business House Basketball Association (BHBA) Division One League 3-on-3 got under way at National Arena on Wednesday. Read More

WADA decision to lift doping ban is 'money over

Saturday, September, 22 2018    

London, United Kingdom (AFP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) decision to lift a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency is a triumph for money over clean sport, WADA's former director general said yesterday. Read More



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