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2019 NBA PLAYOFFS – JustBet favourites Warriors reach fifth straight finals

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, May, 24 2019    

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Premier League welcomes Sterling's offer to tackle racism

Friday, May, 24 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — The Premier League has welcomed Raheem Sterling's offer to help in the fight against racism, after the Manchester City star called on the sport's authorities to do more to tackle the problem. Read More

Home is where the heart is

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, May, 23 2019    

Top-order batsman Chadwick Walton says he is happy to return “home” after he was yesterday drafted in the third round by Jamaica Tallawahs for the 2019 Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Twenty20 tournament. Read More

Steering committee to guide path forward after dissolution of PFAJ – Wint

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

A steering committee to guide the way forward will be established following the dissolution of the Professional Football Association of Jamaica (PFAJ) by the ruling Jamaica Football Federation (JFF). Read More

Brathwaite, Lewis find form as Windies go down to Aussies

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

SOUTHAMPTON, England (CMC) — All-rounder Carlos Brathwaite and opener Evin Lewis tuned up for the imminent World Cup with uptempo half-centuries but Australia overpowered West Indies to win by seven wickets, in a practice match at the Rose Bowl here yesterday. Read More

Saratoga Sight eyes ‘Ren’ Gonzalves Memorial Cup

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Thursday, May, 23 2019    

 Saratoga Sight , after a disappointing run on last, gets another opportunity to set the record straight when he takes on rivals in the $1 million Reynold “Ren” Gonzalves Memorial Cup at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Girlz revealed

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

There were no real surprises as the technical staff of Jamaica's Reggae Girlz officially announced its squad less one yesterday for this summer's Fifa Women's World Cup in France. Read More

Photo: GIRLZ REVEALED

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

A collage of the 22 players who have secured their places in the 23-member squad which will represent Jamaica's Reggae Girlz at the Fifa Women's World Cup in France. The Jamaica Football Federation announced yesterday that the squad will be completed by the naming of the 23rd player by... Read More

Four Jamaicans enter NCAA Div 1 athletics regionals as leaders

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

Four Jamaicans will will enter today's start of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division One track and field regionals at University of North Florida and Sacramento State University in California, as leaders in the country as athletes seek to qualify... Read More

Morris tees up For Alliance National Amateur Golf Championships

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

Jamaica's finest golfing talent will be on display during the Alliance National Amateur Golf Championships, which tees off at 8:00 am at Caymanas Golf Club today. Read More

Exotic Wagers — May 23, 2019

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6)Race 1) CusterRace 2) Kiss of Love/Crucial Ride/Black Point Read More

Bangladesh aim to break new ground at World Cup

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AFP) — Bangladesh have set their sights on capping a remarkable rise by reaching the World Cup semi-finals for the first time. Read More

Raptors thump Bucks to level NBA Eastern Conference finals at 2-2

Thursday, May, 23 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The Toronto Raptors closed ranks around hurting star Kawhi Leonard, turning in a total team effort in a 120-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks Tuesday to level the NBA Eastern Conference finals. Read More

Blake, American Harrison confirmed for Racers Adidas Grand Prix

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, May, 22 2019    

Jamaica's 100m World champion Yohan Blake and American 100m hurdles world record holder Kendra Harrison have both put pen to paper and have been confirmed for the Racers Adidas Grand Prix set for Saturday, June 8, at the National Stadium. Read More

All set for JTA/Sagicor National Athletics Championships on Friday and Saturday

Wednesday, May, 22 2019    

With over 1,000 student athletes set to participate, stakeholders of the 36th annual Jamaica Teachers' Association/Sagicor National Athletics Championships are anticipating class-act performances from the island's children. Read More



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