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Gayle fails to fire as Challengers fall to Russell's Royals

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CMC) — Chris Gayle failed again as Chattogram Challengers slipped to third spot in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) tables with an eight-wicket defeat to Andre Russell's Rajshahi Royals here yesterday. Read More

Champs Portmore take aim at Arnett Gardens

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, January, 12 2020    

After being put in their place by Humble Lion last week, champions Portmore United will be hoping to make amends on match week 22 of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL), but face no easier task against Arnett Gardens. Read More

One lucky punter carries home $6,496,128 in Twilight 6

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, January, 12 2020    

Two outsiders, Queens Highway at 10-1 and Money Call at 17-1 allowed one punter only to carry home over $6.4 million as the winner of the exotic Twilight 6 wager at the conclusion of yesterday's 11-race card at Caymanas Park. Read More

Calabar, KC impress at Douglas Forrest Invitational

BY HOWARD WALKER Observer senior reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, January, 12 2020    

Calabar High were out in their numbers and won several events, while Kingston College (KC) showed they are still a force in the intermediate hurdles winning both classes at the Douglas Forrest Invitational at the GC Foster College yesterday. Read More

Panthers, Eagles locked in keen battle for first-innings honours

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

Northern Panthers and Eastern Eagles are locked in a keen tussle for first-innings honours in the Jamaica Cricket Association two-day Super League match at Melbourne Oval. Read More

Windies hunt sweep

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada (CMC) — Having already wrapped up the series following a dramatic win in last Thursday's second One-Day International in Barbados, Head Coach Phil Simmons said it was important West Indies now focused on putting together the “complete game” in order... Read More

Jamaican Matt, Bermudian Wells on target in England

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Bermudian Nahki Wells and Jamaican Jamille Matt were both on target yesterday, but the strikers shared contrasting fortunes as Queens Park Rangers (QPR) lost while Newport County bounced back to win. Read More

Photo: WINDIES HUNT SWEEP

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

West Indies bowler Hayden Walsh Jr goes through his paces at a training session at Grenada National Stadium ahead of the final One-Day International against Ireland today.West Indies lead the three-match series 2-0. (Photo: CWI Media)  Read More

Nadal's Spain to meet Djokovic's Serbia in ATP Cup final

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will face each other in the final of the inaugural ATP Cup after winning epic three-set matches yesterday to steer Spain and Serbia into the decider. Read More

Southampton stun Leicester as Chelsea, Man Utd cruise

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Southampton gained revenge for 9-0 thrashing at the hands of Leicester in October to continue their resurgence with a 2-1 win at the Foxes, while Chelsea and Manchester United secured comfortable wins in the race for the top-four... Read More

Ibrahimovic lifts Milan as Lazio extend winning streak

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

MILAN, Italy (AFP) — Veteran Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic said he “felt alive” as he marked his first start back at AC Milan by scoring in a 2-0 win over Cagliari yesterday, as Ciro Immobile struck for Lazio against Napoli to stretch his title-chasing team's winning... Read More

Klopp cares only for titles, not records as Liverpool streak clear even further

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Roberto Firmino's strike ensured Liverpool made a record-breaking start for one of Europe's top five leagues after beating Tottenham 1-0 yesterday, but ending a 30-year wait to win the title is the only history Jurgen Klopp is interested... Read More

James powers Lakers past Mavs, Pelicans' Ingram continues hot hand

Sunday, January, 12 2020    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James finished with 35 points and 16 rebounds, while battling a virus, as the Los Angeles Lakers won their seventh-straight game with a 129-114 win over the Dallas Mavericks. Read More

Cliffhanger

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Ireland bungled two run outs in a melodramatic last over but tail-ender Sheldon Cottrell held his nerve to smash the penultimate delivery for six, as West Indies won a cliffhanger by one wicket to register their first series victory in the Caribbean in... Read More

JCA Super League continues today with three games

Saturday, January, 11 2020    

Northern Panthers enter the eighth-round Jamaica Cricket Association two-day Super League match against hosts Eastern Eagles at Melbourne Oval aware that only an outright win will ensure they remain in pole position. Read More



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