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De Bruyne willing to sign new Man City contract

Sunday, October, 11 2020    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne says he is willing to sign a contract extension amid reports the Belgian is close to agreeing a new deal. Read More

Bottas on top, Hamilton second, sick Stroll absent

Sunday, October, 11 2020    

NURBURGRING, Germany (AFP) — Valtteri Bottas topped the times ahead of championship leader and Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton yesterday morning's belated and sole practice session ahead of today's Eifel Grand Prix. Read More

Heat edge Lakers in thriller to keep NBA title dream alive

Sunday, October, 11 2020    

ORLANDO, United States (AFP) — Jimmy Butler's triple-double propelled Miami to a 111-108 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday that kept the Heat alive in the NBA Finals. Read More

Windies could face ease from COVID-19 bubble in New Zealand — Harper

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — West Indies are not expected to face the psychological challenge of a complete biosecure bubble on their tour of New Zealand starting next month, because of the efficient manner in which public health authorities in the south Pacific nation have managed... Read More

Paralympic clubhouse gets CHASE's support

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

The Jamaica Paralympic Association's (JPA) clubhouse at the Sir John Golding Rehabilitation Centre is arguably a sporting landmark as for over 50 years it has housed the aspirations of para athletes who have gone on to become Paralympians with historic achievements and... Read More

Kool Kat, Reidy are Capital/Observer Tipsters' third-quarter winners

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

Ruddy Allen (Kool Kat) and Gerald Reid (Reidy) emerged winners of the third-quarter in the 2020 Capital Betting and Wagering Limited/Jamaica Observer Tipsters' Competition. Read More

Exciting prospects as mounts take the gate in 'Foggy' Mullings trophy race

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, October, 10 2020    

The likes of the promising group of Another Affair, King Arthur, Fearless Champion and Money Monster lock horns in this year's renewal of the Seymour “Foggy” Mullings Memorial Trophy,... Read More

Right call!

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, October, 10 2020    

FORMER international netball umpire Sylvester “Chris” Campbell says he welcomes the regional body's move to boost the number of qualified match officials from the Americas, even as the novel coronavirus pandemic has limited the scope for training. Read More

Regional, international speakers to present at Safe Sports Webinar Series

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

The Drive Phase Media's Safe Sports Webinar Series will continue with a session today. Read More

Messi fires Argentina to WC qualifying win over Ecuador

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

Buenos Aires, Argentina (AFP) — Lionel Messi put his Barcelona troubles behind him to fire Argentina to an opening 1-0 victory over Ecuador in World Cup qualifying on Thursday. Read More

Infantino praises Qatar for defying pandemic with WC preparation

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

Doha, Qatar (AFP) — Fifa President Gianni Infantino yesterday praised Qatar for pushing ahead with 2022 World Cup preparations despite the novel coronavirus pandemic, while the rest of the world “stood still”. Read More

Suarez admits tears at manner of Barca exit

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

MADRID, Spain (AFP) — Luis Suarez has admitted he cried because of the way Barcelona handled his departure from the club. Read More

Williams plans quick start to season for Premier League campaigners Tivoli Gardens

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Saturday, October, 10 2020    

After flying through the third round of the Premier League last season which saw them surge into play-off contention, Tivoli Gardens would have been one of the teams most disappointed with the cancellation of the 2019-2020 season due to the coronavirus... Read More

Hamilton, Bottas living 'like hermits' after Mercedes virus outbreak

Saturday, October, 10 2020    

NURBURGRING, Germany (AFP) — Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas will have to “live like hermits” to avoid Covid-19, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff said yesterday after the team recorded a second positive case in 24 hours. Read More

Students elated with back-to-school help from Sekou Clarke Foundation

BY HOWARD WALKER Observer writer | Saturday, October, 10 2020    

The Sekou Clarke Foundation presented eight students with back-to-school equipment of tablets, book vouchers, stationery and cheques of $25,000 last Saturday. Read More



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