Sports

'Silly mistake' by Pakistan gifts India win in Women's World T20

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

PROVIDENCE, Guyana (AFP) – Pakistan's batters gifted India 10 penalty runs by consistently running on the pitch as they succumbed to a seven-wicket defeat by their rivals in the Women's World Twenty20 on Sunday. Read More

Liverpool's Sturridge charged with breaching FA betting rules

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has been charged with misconduct in relation to alleged breaches of the Football Association's (FA) betting rules, the English governing body announced yesterday. Read More

Qatar planning to base some World Cup teams in Iran – organiser

Tuesday, November, 13 2018    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Some teams at the Qatar World Cup in 2022 could be based in Iran, the head of the organising committee told AFP yesterday, saying the idea was “part of the operational plan”. Read More

A goal from Heaven

BY HOWARD WALKER SENIOR STAFF REPORTER walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, November, 12 2018    

The idea came from above, but Michael Heaven was indeed sent from the bench by Coach Andrew Peart as he volleyed home the winner for The University of The West Indies (UWI) in their 1-0 win over Dunbeholden in their Red Stripe Premier League encounter at UWI Mona bowl... Read More

CC march into Champions Cup semis

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Monday, November, 12 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — Aiden Jokomba's second-half double carried Cornwall College to a 2-0 win over Camperdown High at Montego Bay Sports Complex on Saturday, and into Friday's semi-finals of the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Champions Cup all-island... Read More

Dhawan hits 92 as India sweep T20 series

Monday, November, 12 2018    

Chennai, India (AFP) — Opener Shikhar Dhawan smashed 92 as India completed a six-wicket Twenty20 International win on the last ball against West Indies yesterday to sweep the three-match series. Read More

JBB, MBCC sign MOU to set up boxing gym

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Monday, November, 12 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The Jamaica Boxing Board (JBB) and the Montego Bay Cricket Club (MBCC) have signed a memorandum Of understanding (MOU) to set up a boxing gym on the premises of the club. Read More

Athlete beaten

Monday, November, 12 2018    

Promising Class Three athlete Moesha James has been transferred from Vere Technical to Hydel High, after it was alleged that she was beaten with a “PVC” pipe by a female coach on November 1. Read More

Portmore edge MBU to reclaim top spot in RSPL

By Sherdon Cowan Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, November, 12 2018    

Portmore United condemned Montego Bay United to a second-consecutive loss as they returned to winning ways with a 1-0 scoreline in a scrappy Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) contest at Spanish Town Prison Oval, yesterday. Read More

St George's produce five-star birthday gift for Coach Bell

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, November, 12 2018    

It was quick, vicious, and more importantly, flawless. Read More

Incredible!

By Sean Williams | Monday, November, 12 2018    

Though their dream of going off to the World Cup has gone up in smokes, Jamaica's Under-20 Reggae Boyz have no reason why they should not walk with their heads held high. Read More

Man City back on top with derby win as Liverpool maintain title pursuit

Monday, November, 12 2018    

London , United Kingdom (AFP) — Reigning champions Manchester City returned to the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 derby win at home to Manchester United yesterday as Liverpool maintained their title charge with a 2-0 victory over basement club... Read More

No use quibbling over what could have been — Brathwaite

Monday, November, 12 2018    

CHENNAI, India (CMC) — Captain Carlos Brathwaite on Sunday refused to be drawn into speculation over what could have been, after West Indies lost the third Twenty20 International in a dramatic last-ball finish. Read More

Waterhouse coach Gayle not worried about club's early season stumble

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Sunday, November, 11 2018    

Waterhouse FC , last season's losing finalists in the Red Stripe Premier League, have not had the greatest of starts to the 2018-19 season. Read More

Arnett, Mount Pleasant in mouthwatering clash

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior Staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, November, 11 2018    

 Trench Town will be rocking when Mount Pleasant trek into the Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex at 7:00 pm looking to not only outnumber the local fans, but add Arnett Gardens to their growing list of scalps this season. Read More



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