Mattocks on target again to earn DC share of honours

GERMANTOWN, United States (CMC) — Jamaican international Darren Mattocks scored his second goal in as many matches to help DC United grab a share of the honours in a 2-2 draw with Houston Dynamos, in the MLS here in Maryland on Saturday. Read More

Trial by spin awaits Windies in key Super
HARARE, Zimbabwe (CMC) — Favourites West Indies are bracing for a spin assault from hosts Zimbabwe in today's all important Super Sixes clash of the ICC World Cup Qualifiers.... Read More

Jamaica's U-19 girls water polo team grabs gold
Jamaica's Under-19 Girls water polo team claimed the first gold medal of the 2018 Carifta Swimming Championships when they defeated Barbados 8-3 in the third game of a best of five series to take an unassailable lead at the National Aquatics Centre in Kingston, Jamaica...... Read More

JCA names Regional U-15 cricket squad
THE Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) on Friday presented the national Under-15 squad selected to represent the country in the 2018 West Indies Regional Under-15 tournament, to be held in Jamaica from March 26 to April 4.... Read More

Barbican, Molynes end 1-1 in KSAFA Super League

Monday, March, 19 2018    

Unbeaten teams tumbled and several unexpected results turned up in Magnum/KSAFA Super League football on Saturday as Zone A leaders Barbican FC were held to a nervy 1-1 draw against second-placed Molynes United FC at Barbican playing field. Read More

PLAY-OFF BOUND

Monday, March, 19 2018    

Harbour View were left clinging on to the last play-off spot after battling to a 0-0 draw with Arnett Gardens in their Red Stripe Premier League game at the Compound yesterday. Read More

Photo: Play-off bound

Monday, March, 19 2018    

Harbour View player Javain Brown (second left) and Arnett Gardens' Steve Clarke (second right) go airborne to contest for the football as Jabeur Johnson (left) and Rickardo Oldham look on during the Red Stripe Premier League game at Harbour View Stadium yesterday. The game ended 0-0.... Read More

Reggae Youths, Wadadah slip in Western Confed Super League

Monday, March, 19 2018    

GRANVILLE, St James — Semi-final aspirants Reggae Youths FC and Wadadah FC were both checked in their strides on Saturday, going down to upset losses to Granville United and Hopewell United, respectively, in the third round of the Jamaica Football Federation Western... Read More

Karthik's last-ball six gifts India T20 tri-series title

Monday, March, 19 2018    

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AFP) — Wicketkeeper/batsman Dinesh Karthik hit a last-ball six in his blazing cameo to help India edge out Bangladesh by four wickets and clinch the Twenty20 tri-series title in Colombo yesterday. Read More

Man Utd face Spurs, Chelsea take on Saints in FA Cup semis

Monday, March, 19 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester United and Tottenham will clash in a potentially thrilling FA Cup semi-final, while troubled Chelsea take on Southampton in the other last-four clash at Wembley. Read More

Windies coach Law hails Holder after crunch win over Zimbabwe

Monday, March, 19 2018    

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AFP) — West Indies coach Stuart Law praised captain Jason Holder's bowling display, after his team chased down 290 to beat Zimbabwe by four wickets on Monday and move to within one win of sealing a place at next year's World Cup. Read More

Usain Bolt to attend Commonwealth Games as a spectator

Monday, March, 19 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Sprint legend Usain Bolt will attend next month's Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast to watch the 100-metres final, former Jamaican world champion Yohan Blake has revealed. Read More

Zimbabwe 289 (50 overs) vs West Indies – Super Sixes

Monday, March, 19 2018    

HARARE, Zimbabwe (CMC) —  Zimbabwe, opting to bat first against West Indies, reached 289 all out off their 50 overs, in their Super Sixes match of the ICC World Cup Qualifiers at Harare Sports Club here Monday.Scores: Read More

Windies already eyeing World Cup success — Cameron

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) President Dave Cameron says the Caribbean side are using the ICC World Cup qualifiers in Zimbabwe to plot their capture of the showpiece in England next year. Read More

The race is on!

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, March, 18 2018    

ONLY two match days remain in the preliminary phase of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL), but the frantic race to the play-offs is as intense as ever with eight teams vying for four remaining places. Read More



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