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Brathwaite's 8,000-mile trip pays off as Windies beat England

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom (AFP) — West Indies c aptain Carlos Brathwaite was rewarded for making an 8,000-mile round trip to Chester-le-Street as the tourists beat England by 21 runs in a lone Twenty20 ... Read More

Windies star Gayle forecasts big future for Lewis

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

Chester-le-Street , United Kingdom (AFP) — Chris Gayle said opening partner Evin Lewis was “one to look out for” after the West Indies duo combined to good effect in a Twenty20 i nternational against England... Read More

Five youngsters to win trip to FC Barcelona

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

Five Jamaican Under-13 footballers will today stand the chance to win a trip to FC Barcelona next month if selected at the Nestlè Milo One Day Tournament at the Football Factory on Shortwood Road beginning at 9:00 am. Read More

World Cup-winning experience gave Gibson the edge, says Simons

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (CMC) — Ottis Gibson prevailed over other candidates for the South Africa head coaching job due to his 2016 World Twenty20 victory with West Indies. Read More

Convincing players to tour Pakistan will be challenging, says CWI boss

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

LAHORE, Pakistan (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) p resident Dave Cameron said West Indies players will get to decide whether they tour Pakistan for a series of three Twenty20 Internationals in November. Read More

Six-goal City go top, Liverpool held by Burnley

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

London, United Kingdom (AFP) — Manchester City stormed to the top of the Premier League as Sergio Aguero's hat-trick inspired a 6-0 demolition of Watford, while Philippe Coutinho's return couldn't lift Liverpool in a 1-1 draw against Burnley yesterday. Read More

Plunkett up for Gayle contest

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

CHESTER-LE-STREET, United Kingdom (AFP) — England fast bowler Liam Plunkett is excited by the prospect of facing West Indies' big-hitter Chris Gayle in an upcoming one-day international series. Read More

Windies considered walk-off in rainswept win

Sunday, September, 17 2017    

CHESTER-LE-STREET, United Kingdom (AFP) — West Indies captain Carlos Brathwaite said his side were so concerned about the prospect of "career-threatening injuries" on a sodden outfield they considered abandoning before beating England in a Twenty20 international. Read More

JCA Super League bowls off today

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, September, 16 2017    

Jamaica's Elite players will engage in some fierce rivalries over the next two months, as the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) Super League bowls off across the island today.All games are scheduled to get under way at 10:00 am. Read More

15 finalists to battle for Nutramix Double Six Domino Championsip Grand Finals

Saturday, September, 16 2017    

The Turtle River Park in Ocho Rios will come alive today for the staging of the Grand Finals of the Nutramix Double Six Domino Championship.Fifteen team finalists from eight regional rounds will battle for cash and prizes, courtesy of Nutramix. Read More

West Indies' Brathwaite wants to show he's no T20 'one-hit wonder'

Saturday, September, 16 2017    

Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom (AFP) — Carlos Brathwaite wants to prove his World Twenty20-winning heroics were no fluke when he leads West Indies against England in a repeat of the 2016 final at Chester-le-Street today. Read More

JC slip again!

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, September, 16 2017    

It took an added-time penalty from Tyreek Magee to salvage a point for champions Jamaica College (JC), who came from behind to earn a 1-1 result with Bridgeport High in their Group B Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/FLOW Manning Cup top-of-the-table clash at Dunbeholden field... Read More

Mouth-watering clashes!

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Saturday, September, 16 2017    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — Two games featuring unbeaten teams led by defending champions Cornwall College will headline today's massive schedule of 40 games across all 15 zones in the ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup schoolboys' football competition. Read More

Pakistan celebrate cricket return with series triumph

Saturday, September, 16 2017    

Lahore , Pakistan (AFP) — Pakistan celebrated the return of international cricket with a thumping, 33-run win to clinch the final Twenty20 match and the series against a World XI team at Lahore's Gaddafi s tadium... Read More

Chambers, Burton favoured to win 2017 Liguanea Club Tennis Champs

Saturday, September, 16 2017    

Defending champion Ricardo Chambers is going all out for two in a row, while decorated campaigner Leighton Burton will be aiming to topple him in the 2017 Liguanea Club Tennis Championships, which got under way on Wednesday night at the Liguanea Club in New... Read More



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