Chef Karl Thomas stirs it up in England

Thursday, July, 27 2017    

Chef Karl Thomas, like he did at the Rio Olympics last year, is the man whipping up Jamaican favourites in the kitchen for Jamaican athletes during their training camp ahead of the start to the 16th IAAF World Championships in London August... Read More

Coach pleased with performance at Commonwealth Youth Games

Thursday, July, 27 2017    

Jamaica's track and field contingent to the 6th Commonwealth Youth Games that ended at the Thomas A Robinson Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas on Sunday returned home on Tuesday after a seven-medal haul, two gold, two silver and three bronze medals. Read More


IAN BURNETT with the REGGAE BOYZ @ The CONCACAF Gold Cup in the USA | Thursday, July, 27 2017    

SANTA CLARA, California — It was another case of so near but yet so far as Jamaica suffered a 1-2 loss to the United States of America in the CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament final here inside Levi's Stadium last night. Read More

Photo: Painful end

Thursday, July, 27 2017    

Jamaica goalkeeper Andre Blake is aided by teammate Alvas Powell after Blake was injured during the final of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup against the USA at the Levi'sStadium in Santa Clara, California, last night. The USA won 2-1. (Photo: AFP) Read More

UWI on the ball with Faculty of Sports

Thursday, July, 27 2017    

The University of the West Indies (UWI) launched its Faculty of Sport yesterday, signalling a move to have a greater impact in the development of sport in all areas in the Caribbean region. Read More

Jowehill's strike propels Grand Palladium to crown

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Thursday, July, 27 2017    

LUCEA, Hanover — Renaldo Jowehill scored with his first touch a minute after entering the game as a substitute in extra time to lead Grand Palladium to their first Hanover Football Association Charlie's JB Rum/Captains Bakery and Grill Major League title after beating former... Read More

Champs Scotiabank 'A' to face bubbly ATL in netball final

Thursday, July, 27 2017    

DEFENDING champions Scotiabank 'A' held off National Housing Trust (NHT) 'A' to come out with a narrow and exciting 20-18 win in the 2017 Business House Netball Association (BHNA) Group 'B' play-off at the Leila Robinson Courts on Tuesday night. Read More

Grand finale!

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, July, 26 2017    

Sakima Mullings could become a two-time winner of the Wray and Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender boxing series when he goes up against tough Canadian gloveman Phil Rose for the junior middleweight title, on a three-fight card, at the Mico University College grounds today, at 8:30... Read More

Jamaica seek maiden Gold Cup title against mighty hosts USA

IAN BURNETT with the REGGAE BOYZ @ The CONCACAF Gold Cup in the USA | Wednesday, July, 26 2017    

SAN JOSE, United States – Jamaica's Reggae Boyz will attempt another shot at football glory when they oppose the United States of America in the final of the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup Tournament final inside Levi's Stadium here at 6:30 pm (8:30 pm Jamaica time)... Read More

Bolt, Thompson headline Ja team to London 2017

Wednesday, July, 26 2017    

The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) believe they have selected a well-rounded team that will do the country proud at the London World Championship between August 4 and 13. Read More

Army strong

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter | Wednesday, July, 26 2017    

Damion Grey, the Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) captain, said the cricket structure within the army is a major reason for their dominance in the top flight, two-day club competition in recent years. Read More


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