No 'Lotto' luck for Henry The Second

As soon as the 10 furlongs (2,000m) of yesterday's Lotto Classic run for the Governor's Cup at Caymanas Park were completed there was an instant announcement of a stewards' inquiry.Then came a gut-wrenching wait for the connections of Henry... Read More

KSAFA All Stars are champions of inaugural JFF/SportsMax Elite League U18-football

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, May, 28 2017    

KSAFA All Stars were yesterday crowned champions of the inaugural JFF/SportsMax Elite League Under-18 all-island football competition following a 2-1 win over Clarendon Galaxy at the Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex.Norman Campbell, in the third... Read More

Ricam Academy, Porus FC to contest Manchester FA U17 final today

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

Ricam Academy and Porus FC will contest the final of the 2017 Manchester Football Association/Moorlands Development/Pat Anderson U17 competition today at the Brooks Park in Mandeville starting at 3:30 pm.Ricam Academy reached the final by... Read More

St Ann CA in control against Kingston CC

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

St Ann CA have taken the ascendancy versus Zone D rivals Kingston CC in the Jamaica Cricket Association two-day Senior Cup match at Noranda Bauxite Sports Club.At the close of yesterday's opening day, St Ann were 161-4 in reply... Read More

Madness, awful errors and wonderful talent

with Garfield Myers | Sunday, May, 28 2017    

I am approaching the traffic light and I see red.And yet, somehow, seconds later, I drive through the red light.An unprintable exclamation escapes me, followed by “wha mi jus' do?” Read More

Photo: Bringing Love to Gorilla

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

Bringing Love to Gorilla, Clive 'Busy' Campbell (left), organiser of the Bring Back The Love After Labour Football match, presents a cheque from proceeds of the game to one of the beneficiaries, Desmond 'Gorilla' Davey, former Arnett Gardens and Charlie Smith High School football star... Read More

Messi magic inspires Barca to retain Copa del Rey

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

Madrid , Spain (AFP) — A Lionel Messi masterclass salvaged some silverware to end Barcelona's season and gave Coach Luis Enrique a victorious send-off as the Catalans retained the Copa del Rey with a 3-1 win over Alaves yesterday. Read More

Ramsey fires Wenger to record seventh FA Cup

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

London , United Kingdom (AFP) — Aaron Ramsey scored a 79th-minute header to earn Arsenal a stunning 2-1 win over double-chasing Chelsea yesterday and deliver embattled Manager Arsene Wenger a record seventh FA Cup.Wenger... Read More

Venus starts 20th Roland Garros with victory

Sunday, May, 28 2017    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Venus Williams started her 20th French Open with a 6-4, 7-6 (7/3) win over China's Wang Qiang on Sunday.Williams, seeded 10 and three weeks shy of her 37th birthday, had to dig deep to see off her opponent who had led 4-2 in the first... Read More

Manley looking forward to magical send off for legend Bolt

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter | Saturday, May, 27 2017    

During his teenage years at St Jago High School, Martin Manley demonstrated the potential of an exceptional quarter-miler.Despite the many ups and downs during that period of his fledgling 400m career, Manley exhibited a high level of... Read More

'Tappa' calls in support as he charts way forward

Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Head Coach Theodore “Tappa” Whitmore met with coaches from other levels of the JFF technical set-up at the federation's offices on Thursday with a view of devising ways to improve the functionality of the senior men's programme. Read More

Jamaica face Panama in 6-bout

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, May, 27 2017    

Wray and Nephew in association with the Jamaica Boxing Board of Control has embarked on a bold step to improve and support the boxing culture in the inner city communities and in parishes.To show intent, the associates will... Read More




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