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Santa Anita to rename race in honour of American Pharoah

Tuesday, August, 21 2018    

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Santa Anita will rename a Grade 1 stakes race in honour of 2015 Triple Crown champion American Pharoah . Read More

Accelerate speeds away with Pacific Classic at Del Mar

Tuesday, August, 21 2018    

DEL MAR, California (AP) — Accelerate cruised to a record 12 1/2-length victory in the US$1-million Pacific Classic at Del Mar, becoming just the third horse to sweep all three of Southern California's major races for older horses in the same... Read More

Photos: Helping hand

Tuesday, August, 21 2018    

South African-born former New Zealand netball player Irene van Dyk carries out a session with youngsters between ages 5 & 10 during a coaching clinic inside the National Arena last Thursday. The legendary goalshooter, now coach, was in Jamaica to conduct a number of clinics, which involved a... Read More

Salah in diving storm as Liverpool win at Palace

Tuesday, August, 21 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Mohamed Salah was engulfed in a diving storm as the Liverpool star won the controversial penalty that inspired their 2-0 win over 10-man Crystal Palace yesterday. Read More

Aussie wonder mare Winx smashes Black Caviar record

Tuesday, August, 21 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Wonder mare Winx smashed legendary sprinter Black Caviar's Australian win record Saturday when she made it 26 in a row at a race named in her honour. Read More

Waterhouse clip Arnett 2-1 to lift mid-season title

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, August, 20 2018    

Title- favourites Waterhouse FC copped the first title of the 2018 Jamaica Football Federation/Lascelles Employees and Partners Co-operative Credit Union Women's League when they clipped Arnett Gardens 2-1 in the mid-season final at Winchester Park... Read More

Vassell remains grounded despite starring role

BY IAN BURNETT Sport Editor | Monday, August, 20 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — He had a two-goal star performance in Jamaica's 5-1 thumping of Grenada Friday night which would have been the obvious envy of many, but Harbour View Football Club's Peter-Lee Vassell downgraded his performance to nothing more than average, even as he... Read More

Daniel Green beams after goal on Boyz debut

Monday, August, 20 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — Daniel “Neymar” Green could not have asked for a better senior international debut. Read More

Blistering Hetmyer hundred humbles Tallawahs

Monday, August, 20 2018    

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida (CMC) — Left-hander Shimron Hetmyer struck a flamboyant hundred as Guyana Amazon Warriors handed Jamaica Tallawahs their first loss of the Caribbean Premier League season, with a resounding 71-run defeat here Saturday night. Read More

Boyz shuffle

BY IAN BURNETT Sport Editor | Monday, August, 20 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — Head Coach Theodore Whitmore is expected to make at least three changes to his Reggae Boyz starting side which is slated to face Barbados here at the Barbados Football Association (BFA) Wildey Turf at 8:00 pm (7:00 pm Jamaica time) today. Read More

Saints loss helps All-Stars in Elite League

Monday, August, 20 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Saturday's loss by Holland Saints to leaders and semi-final qualifiers Granville Jaguars in their rescheduled second-round game, guaranteed a semi-final place for Catherine Hall All-Stars in the Western Basketball Association Elite League... Read More

JOA strikes $20-m deal with Starlight

Monday, August, 20 2018    

The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) has struck a partnership deal worth $20 million with Starlight Production Limited, which now makes the company the official event management partner of the island's parent body for sports. Read More

Nathaniel Bann makes move to University of Kentucky

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, August, 20 2018    

Former Kingston College (KC) athlete Nathaniel Bann will be off to the University of Kentucky where he will study business and economics. Read More

RACING NEWS...RACING NEWS...RACING NEWS...

Monday, August, 20 2018    

DARBY, PATTERSON COMBINE FOR DOUBLEThe combination of trainer Ryan Darby and jockey Javaniel Patterson posted a working double on Saturday's 10-race programme at Caymanas Park. Read More

Barbados brush aside T&T in Regional U-19 cricket

Monday, August, 20 2018    

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) – Leg-spinner Camarie Boyce grabbed five wickets and tore through Trinidad and Tobago's lower order to lead Barbados to victory when the second round of the Regional Under-19 50-over Championship continued here Saturday. Read More



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