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Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

Portmore United's Jermie Lynch (centre) being stopped in his tracks by Waterhouse FC's Captain Nicholy Finlayson (right), while Carlos Barrett, also of Waterhouse, takes closer orders during last night's Red Stripe Premier League final inside the National Stadium. The teams battled to a goalless... Read More

Coming soon: Local golf-inspired movie

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

A movie depicting the academic struggles of a young man whose life was transformed through golf is in the pipeline, revealed general manager of Sandals Golf and Country Club Miguel Arthurs. Read More

Top-ranked Rashid Khan for Hurricane Relief T20

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — World number one Twenty20 bowler Rashid Khan is among three more players confirming their participation for the ICC World XI in the hurricane relief match against West Indies at Lord's next month. Read More

Key hole surgery

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

Barbadian-born veterinary surgeon Dr Jonathan White, who is a lecturer in equine surgery at The University of the West Indies' veterinary school in Trinidad and Tobago, has been in Jamaica over the last two weeks performing arthroscopic surgery on horses at Caymanas... Read More

Sotomayor goes for two in a row

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

 Top two-year-old of 2016, Sotomayor seeks two wins in succession when he takes on top claimers and others over a mile.Diligent, Flying Machine, Timeforarms and Golden Bullet all run with a claiming tag. Read More

Archer makes instant impact to fire Royals

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

JAIPUR, India (CMC) – Barbadian fast bowler Jofra Archer made an instant impact in the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Sunday, grabbing a three-wicket haul in a Man-of-the-Match performance as Rajasthan Royals stunned Mumbai Indians by three wickets. Read More

Hope says preparation already underway for

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Elegant stroke-maker Shai Hope says West Indies have already trained their sights on the Sri Lanka Test series, as they target success in the three-Test rubber in June. Read More

Performance analysis for Saturday April 21, 2018

BY WES MARTIN Observer writer | Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

RACE 1-RESTRICTED ALLOWANCE (3YOS&UPWARDS) 1200METRES/6FURLONGS Read More

Edwards efforts unable to save Hampshire

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Former West Indies speedster Fidel Edwards shone yet again but Hampshire failed to produce with the bat and slumped to a heavy 139-run defeat to Surrey in their County Championship match here yesterday. Read More

Hope warms up for Sri Lanka series with domestic hundred

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — West Indies batting star Shai Hope continued his preparation for the upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka, lashing a stroke-filled hundred in the domestic Twenty20 Championship here on Sunday. Read More

UEFA Champion's League returns

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

Today, Tuesday, April 24 and Wednesday, April 25, UEFA Champion's League action returns with two smashing semi-final games. Football lovers across the world will be treated to some exciting match-ups and JustBet is here to preview... Read More

Africa football boss wants Europe to back Morocco World Cup bid

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

CAIRO, Egypt (AFP) — The head of African football Ahmad Ahmad has urged Europe to back Morocco's drive to host the 2026 World Cup, in return for African support for a future European bid. Read More

Bucks edge Celtics to level series, Spurs down Warriors

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Greek star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 27 points, including the decisive tip-in with five seconds remaining, to give the Milwaukee Bucks a 104-102 NBA play-off victory Sunday over Boston. Read More

Wenger's departure leaves one less star in the sky — Dein

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Arsene Wenger's decision to leave Arsenal after over two decades in charge is like a “star has dropped out of the sky” claimed the man who appointed him to the job David Dein. Read More

CWI set for talks with exiled quartet

Tuesday, April, 24 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Cricket West Indies chief executive, Johnny Grave, plans to meet with a quartet of exiled players following the Indian Premier League, in an attempt to clear up the uncertainty surrounding their availability.Neither Darren Bravo, older brother... Read More



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