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Windies play for pride in T20 finale

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

CHENNAI, India (CMC) — West Indies have only pride to play for when they take on India in the final T20 International of the three-match series here today, hoping to end an otherwise wretched tour on a high note. Read More

Chace The Great confirms his sprinting superiority

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

After a below-par effort in the recent Cal's Tomato Ketchup Gold Cup, Chace The Great rebounded with a swagger winning the 31st running of the $2-million Glen Mills Caribbean Sprint Championship at Caymanas Park... Read More

Photo: JC BOOT 'TRINITY'

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

Holy Trinity High's Noel Bunsie (foreground) shields the ball from Jamaica College (JC) goalscorer Norman Campbell during their quarter-final match of the ISSA Champions Cup quarter-final fixture, at Stadium East yesterday. JC won 2-1. (Photo: Norman thomas) Read More

Record-breaker Dottin hands Windies winning start

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) – Veteran all-rounder Deandra Dottin single-handedly destroyed Bangladesh with the third-best figures in women's Twenty20 Internationals as West Indies opened their defence of the T20 World Cup with a rousing 60-run victory here Friday... Read More

JSF School 'Buss' Tour to provide new opportunities for student athletes

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

After months of hard work and planning, Jamaica Skateboard Federation (JSF) President Steve Douglas is delighted to roll out a new sporting initiative across the island, as the JSF School 'Buss' Tour is finally set to hit the road this week. Read More

Leicester pay emotional tribute to Vichai, Newcastle boost survival bid

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) – Leicester paid an emotional tribute to late owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha before their goalless draw against Burnley, while Newcastle boosted their bid to avoid Premier League relegation with a 2-1 win over Bournemouth... Read More

Atletico need VAR, late Godin winner to beat Bilbao

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

MADRID, Spain (AFP) — Diego Godin scored a 91st-minute winner as Atletico Madrid twice came from behind to beat Athletic Bilbao 3-2 in La Liga yesterday. Read More

Nets nix Nuggets, 76ers remain perfect at home

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Caris LeVert nailed a clutch shot with 0.3 seconds left to spoil a slump-breaking night by Nikola Jokic as the Brooklyn Nets defeated the Denver Nuggets 112-110 on Friday night. Read More

Drained Man Utd outclassed as Man City move top of Premier League

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho blamed a draining week for their disappointing performance as Manchester City moved back top of the Premier League with a convincing 3-1 win in Sunday's derby at the Etihad. Read More

India beat Windies on final ball to sweep T20 series

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

CHENNAI, India (AFP) — Opener Shikhar Dhawan top-scored with 92 as India beat West Indies by six wickets in Chennai on Sunday to sweep the three-match Twenty20 International series. Read More

Women's T20 World Cup: Batting remains a concern despite Windies win

Sunday, November, 11 2018    

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Captain Stafanie Taylor has concerns about West Indies' batting despite their convincing victory over Bangladesh in their opening match of the ICC Women's Twenty20 World Cup here Friday night. Read More

Goal-hungry Boyz remain optimistic

Saturday, November, 10 2018    

DESPITE their 7-1 whipping of Aruba at the IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida, on Thursday, Jamaica are still staring down the barrel as they desperately try to secure top spot in Group B of the Concacaf Men's Under-20 Championship. Read More

Running for dreams

Saturday, November, 10 2018    

WITH the recent news in one of the daily newspapers that over 800 The University of the West Indies students were being deregistered due to lack of funds to pay for their tuition, one social media marketer for the upcoming CB Group UWI 5K — Its Pixel Perfect — reported that... Read More

Teams hunt semi-final berth in Champions Cup

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Saturday, November, 10 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — The semi-finalists in the ISSA Champions Cup all-island knockout will be decided today following two double-header quarter-final games at Montego Bay Sports Complex and Stadium East. Read More

She's A Maneater to successfully defend Superstakes crown

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, November, 10 2018    

THE three best horses in the country at present — She's A Maneater, Will In Charge and Bigdaddykool — are set to meet once again, this time in the 40th running of the $4.5-million Burger King Superstakes, which is expected to be an epic battle over 10 furlongs (2,000m) at... Read More



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