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Fraser-Pryce expects great things from women at World Relays

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Saturday, May, 11 2019    

WHEN the Jamaica Administrative Athletics Association (JAAA) announced the country's team to the IAAF World Relays that will be held in Yokohama, Japan, today and tomorrow, many track and field fans would have been surprised to see Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce listed for the 4x200m and not... Read More

J'can coaches say Concacaf B Licence course an eye-opener

BY SEAN A WILLIAMS Deputy Sport Editor | Saturday, May, 11 2019    

THE recent Concacaf B Licence coaching course, fashioned off the UEFA standard, was deemed an eye-opener by Jamaican tacticians at its conclusion at the Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence late last month. Read More

PHOTO: Shelly upbeat

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

FRASER-PRYCE... I think we should able to come away with a very good time and hopefully we can leave with the gold medal as well (Photo: Observer file) Read More

Cornwall are Under-14 basketball champions

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cornwall College pulled off a massive upset on Thursday to beat St James High 49-39 in the finals of the ISSA Western Confederation Boys Under-14 basketball competition at the Montego Bay Cricket Club. Read More

Sixers, Trail Blazers survive to force game sevens

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Philadelphia 76ers and Portland Trail Blazers both forced game sevens in their NBA second-round play-off series on Thursday with a pair of bounce-back wins to stave off elimination. Read More

PHOTO: Congratulations

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

Volunteer Hugh McDonald holds his award last Saturday at Stella Maris Church after being recognised by the Kiwanis Club of New Kingston for long-time service to Special Olympics Jamaica. (Collin Reid) Read More

Durant to miss remainder of Warriors series with Rockets

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

SAN FRANCISCO, United States (AFP) — Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant will miss the remainder of the series against the Houston Rockets after an MRI scan revealed a strained right calf, the reigning league champions said Thursday. Read More

Bucks lose Pau Gasol for rest of NBA Play-offs

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Milwaukee Bucks center Pau Gasol will miss the remainder of the NBA Play-offs after undergoing successful surgery to repair a stress fracture in his left foot, the team announced yesterday. Read More

Vaughan expects Archer to be part of WC, Ashes squads

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Former England skipper Michael Vaughan expects Barbadian fast-bowling sensation Jofra Archer to be a shoo-in for the World Cup and the Ashes this summer. Read More

Bravo helps power CSK into final

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

VISAKHAPATNAM, India (CMC) — Dwayne Bravo grabbed a brace of wickets in a miserly spell, as his Chennai Super Kings booked a spot in tomorrow's final of the Indian Premier League with a six-wicket victory over Delhi Capitals here yesterday. Read More

Windies chase improvement as final beckons

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

DUBLIN, Ireland (CMC) – Following contrasting results in their opening two games of the Tri-Nations Series, West Indies will go in search of an improved performance when they face Ireland again here today, hoping to secure a berth in the final of the... Read More

Critics could destroy Man City if we fail, says Guardiola

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Pep Guardiola says Manchester City have to win the Premier League or risk being “destroyed” by the critics. Read More

Cech calls Europa League final “quirk of fate”

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

PRAGUE, Czech Republic (AFP) — Arsenal's veteran goalkeeper Petr Cech said yesterday the Gunners' showdown against his former club Chelsea in the Europa League final in Baku on May 29 was “a quirk of fate”. Read More

Exotic Wagers

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

Sunrise 6 (Races 2-7)Race 2) CusterRace 3) ALLRace 4) Late N Drafty/Milagro/Cue Three/No Money FriendRace 5) Powerful Red/Aldebaran/Ictus/Indy AraziRace 6) My EpisodeRace 7) VirtuosoTotal $1,600Twilight 6 (Races 8-13)Race 8)... Read More

West Indies defeat Ireland by five wickets

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

DUBLIN, Ireland (CMC) — The West Indies defeated Ireland by five wickets in the fourth match of the Tri-Nations Series here at The Village Saturday.Scores: Read More



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