JOA lauds character of Jamaica's successful rugby team

The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) has lauded the character, mettle and determination which Jamaica's rugby team displayed in its historic qualification for the 2018 Rugby World Sup Sevens which will take place this year at AT&T Park, San Francisco, USA, July... Read More

Defender Matthews breaks family tradition to chart her own course
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago – She comes from a track and field family, but Jadyn Matthews has broken the tradition by pursuing a career in football.... Read More

Bethabra, Mandeville, Alley advance in INSPORTS football
Bethabra, Mandeville and Alley are all through to the second round of the INSPORTS National Primary School Football competition after impressive performances in first-round second-leg games yesterday.... Read More

Competitive field for Alexander Hamilton Trophy feature
The Alexander Hamilton Trophy, an Open Allowance event for three-year-olds and upward, takes centre stage on a good-looking nine-race programme at Caymanas Park today.... Read More

Mexico flatten Girlz - Rampaging Mexicans crush Girlz 4-0

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter | Saturday, January, 20 2018    

COUVA, Trinidad and Tobago – Jamaica's Under-20 Reggae Girlz made a dismal start to their CONCACAF Women's Championship campaign as they slumped to a 0-4 defeat to Mexico in their opening Group B contest at the Ato Boldon Stadium here yesterday. Read More

Burnt Savannah beat Sanguinetti to book quarter-final spot

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

Burnt Savannah of St Elizabeth defeated Clarendon's Sanguinetti 13-12 to complete the quarter-final list of the INSPORTS National Primary School Netball competition. Read More

Balanced performances at JAAA/Puma meet

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

Kirkvine , Manchester — The 35th staging of the JAAA/Puma/Pat Anderson/Charlie Fuller Development Meet at Kirkvine resulted in balanced performances from the various schools involved. Read More

Scorpions on the backfoot as Pride pacers strike

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Barbados Pride pace quartet of Chemar Holder, Keon Harding, Justin Greaves and Dominic Drakes brought to life a pedestrian day with hostile bowling in the final hour to put Jamaica Scorpions on the backfoot, in the Regional Four-Day championship... Read More

Couples, Eltham on top in Sandals/ BeachesNetball League

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

Conquest defeated Couples Tower Isle and Eltham stopped Bethel Town as as action continued in the Sandals/ Beaches Ocho Rios Eltham Netball Community League last weekend. Read More

PHOTO: FIFA's point

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

FIFA president Gianni Infantino (centre) addresses a round table press briefing at the end of the FIFA Executive Summit at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in St James on Thursday. Also seated at the head table are JFF president Michael Ricketts (left) and CONCACAF president Victor Montagliani. Read More

Faulkland, Wadadah hunt repeat wins in Super League

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Saturday, January, 20 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Faulkland FC, leaders in Zone Two of the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League, and former champions Wadadah FC will be seeking repeat wins over promoted teams Roaring River FC and Grand Palladium FC, respectively,... Read More

MCC backs Young Windies, Stewart in appeal controversy

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Under-fire West Indies Under-19s and their embattled captain Emmanuel Stewart have found backing from the historic Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in the controversial 'obstructing the field' dismissal of South African opener... Read More

Red Force feel full might of Jaguars batting

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Promising teenaged all-rounder Sherfane Rutherford narrowly missed out on a maiden first class century, while Test star Raymon Reifer was closing in on three figures as Trinidad and Tobago Red Force felt the full might of Guyana Jaguars' batting prowess... Read More

Rockets topple 'Wolves

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Eric Gordon scored 30 points and James Harden added 10 in his return from injury as the Houston Rockets defeated the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-98 on Thursday. Read More

Bangladesh thrash Sri Lanka for biggest one day win

Saturday, January, 20 2018    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AFP) — Tamim Iqbal smashed 84 as Bangladesh hit 320 and then inflicted further misery on Sri Lanka to claim their biggest win in o ne- d ay cricket yesterday. Read More


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