JFF, Umbro sign US$1-million kit deal

The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) and the England-based sportwear manufacturer Umbro have signed a US$1-million (J$125 million) kit sponsorship deal, it was announced yesterday. Read More

Humble Lion steal point off UWI
UWI FC Head Coach Marcel Gayle was left fuming after the final whistle as his troops let Humble Lion off the hook in their midweek Red Stripe Premier League encounter at the UWI Bowl on Wednesday.... Read More

FLOW confident of new football deal with ISSA — Redwood
With their five-year agreement as title sponsor for schoolboy football now coming to an end, FLOW's vice-president of marketing Carlo Redwood has expelled any doubt surrounding the extension of their contract with the Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association...... Read More

Cornwall College hunt U-14 title
MANDEVILLE, Manchester — Defending ISSA/Freshhh all-island champions Cornwall College will today seek to retain the Rural Area Under-14 title when they take on Garvey Maceo High in the first game of a double-header at Manchester High set to start at 1:00 pm.... Read More

Brooks, Carter prop up Pride batting

Friday, December, 15 2017    

TAROUBA, Trinidad (CMC) — Barbados Pride captain Shamarh Brooks narrowly missed out on a hundred, and left-hander Jonathan Carter supported with a solid half-century to help their side make a strong start against Trinidad & Tobago Red Force in their Regional 4-Day Championship... Read More

BOJ, UDC 3-on-3 basketball champions

Friday, December, 15 2017    

BANK of Jamaica (BOJ) and Urban Development Corporation (UDC) were crowned champions of the 2017 3-on-3 BHBA Division One and Two championships, respectively, after their best-of-five series which ended at the National Indoor Sports Centre (NISC) on Monday ... Read More

KC players dominate FLOW Super Cup All-Star team

Friday, December, 15 2017    

As expected, ISSA/FLOW Super Cup champions Kingston College (KC) hold a strong hand in the FLOW Super Cup All-Star line-up, boasting five of the 15 players, who will participate in a football clinic with two coaches from English Premier League (EPL) outfit Manchester... Read More

Malan's maiden lifts England in Perth

Friday, December, 15 2017    

PERTH, Australia (AFP) — A maiden Test century by Dawid Malan helped England fight back to 305 for four at stumps in the opening day of the vital third Ashes clash in Perth yesterday. Read More


Friday, December, 15 2017    

The RJR/GLEANER Sport Foundation Sportsman and Sportswoman Awards for 2017 was launched at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel in Kingston yesterday with Omar McLeod of track and field and Alia Atkinson of swimming seen as the front-runners for the respective awards. Read More

Thunder beat Pacers, returning Irving spurs Celtics

Friday, December, 15 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple double of the season and Paul George made a successful return to Indiana as the Oklahoma City Thunder edged the Pacers 100-95 on Wednesday night. Read More

Maverley, Molynes clash in Super League curtain-raiser

Friday, December, 15 2017    

Maverley -Hughenden and Molynes United will clash in the feature game of... Read More

Holland book Trelawny FA KO final spot

Friday, December, 15 2017    

CLARKS TOWN, Trelawny — Holland United are the first finalists in the Trelawny Football Association's Victor Wright Knockout after edging last season's beaten finalists Clarks Town 1-0 in their semi-final at Cedric Titus High on Sunday. Read More

No love lost for the glove

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

Out-of-favour West Indies wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin thinks he still has something to offer at the highest level despite relieving himself of glove duties in this season's regional four-day cricket championship. Read More

St Ann serves big in volleyball

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

It was a day of fun, excitement and rigorous competition at the Golden Grove All-Age School last week when primary schools from across St Ann battled for the top school honour in the St Ann Volleyball Association Primary School competition. Read More

West Windies must learn from series loss — Brathwaite

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

HAMILTON, New Zealand (CMC) — Kraigg Brathwaite said it was important for West Indies players to go back to the drawing board and make the necessary adjustments to their game, as they looked to learn from the 2-0 drubbing in the recent series against New... Read More


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