Sports

Mount Pleasant at home to RSPL heavy hitters, Waterhouse

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

Mount Pleasant Academy will have another crack at one of the nation's heavy hitters when they welcome Waterhouse FC to Drax Hall Sports Complex in St Ann, on today's second match day of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL).Kick-off is set for 3:30 pm. Read More

St George's annual banquet, golf tourney set for next weekend

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

St George's College (STGC) Old Boys will celebrate their alma mater during the weekend of September 28-30.The celebrations will centre around an induction ceremony on Saturday and a charity golf tournament on Sunday. Read More

Disgraced Smith, Warner make smashing return to Australian cricket

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) —Disgraced cricketers Steve Smith and David Warner made stunning returns to Australian cricket yesterday, with both notching up big scores in front of some of the largest grade-level crowds the country has seen. Read More

Photo: TIGHT CORNER

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

Camperdown High's Jeovanni Laing (left) turns away from an equally in-tune Bebeto Reid of Charlie Smith High during their Group C game of the ISSA/ Digicel Manning Cup at Alpha Institute on South Camp Road yesterday. The game ended 0-0. (Photo: Norman Thomas) Read More

Nair to lead President's XI against touring Windies

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

NEW DELHI, India (CMC) — Batsman Karun Nair has been selected to lead the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) President's XI in the two-day tour game against West Indies, starting next Saturday in Vadodara. Read More

Liverpool, Man City cruise as Man United held

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Liverpool and Manchester City's shootout for the Premier League title intensified yesterday with comfortable wins over Southampton and Cardiff, while Manchester United were held 1-1 by Wolves on the day Alex Ferguson returned to Old... Read More

James stars as Bayern maintain perfect Bundesliga start

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

BERLIN, Germany (AFP) — James Rodriguez shone for Bayern Munich with a goal, then won a penalty, as the German champions made it four wins from their first four Bundesliga games with a 2-0 victory at Schalke to stay top yesterday. Read More

Lemar shines as Atletico claim much-needed win over Getafe

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

MADRID, Spain (AFP) — Atletico Madrid have lift-off in La Liga and so does Thomas Lemar after the Frenchman scored one goal and instigated another in a 2-0 victory over Getafe yesterday. Read More

Never again!

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Saturday, September, 22 2018    

ROSE HALL, St James — Despite hosting two wildly successful Martial Arts World Championships and putting Jamaica on the map as a venue for future events, the Jamaican Mixed Martial Arts Association says they will not consider hosting another one unless they get more assistance from the... Read More

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



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