Bangladesh to deport five Indians for betting on cricket

Monday, November, 20 2017    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AFP) — Bangladesh police said Monday they would deport five Indians caught betting at a weekend cricket match as authorities crack down on illegal bookmaking in the lucrative domestic league. Read More

Portmore, MBU lock horns at Prison Oval

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

The enticing encounter between Portmore United and visitors Montego Bay United — both former champions — will feature at Spanish Town Prison Oval on this afternoon's 10th match day of the 2017-18 Red Stripe Premier League season. Read More

Defiant Alia bags gold in 100m 'breast'

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

Jamaica's champion swimmer Alia Atkinson proved a tough cookie yesterday as she defied a shoulder injury to claim another gold medal in the 100m breaststroke, this time on the final leg of the Fina/airweave Swimming World Cup in Singapore. Read More

Donovan Plummer takes three on Trainers' Day

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

On a day when almost every race was named in honour of trainers, conditioner Donovan Plummer achieved a first in his career when he saddled three winners on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More

Harbour View to sport line by UK-based Fitness For Life

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) outfit Harbour View Football Club (HVFC) has signed a one-year leisure clothing contract with Fitness For Life (FFL) Limited UK, a brand out of London. Read More

The great STETHS rally

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, November, 19 2017    

It will be a performance forever etched in the minds of Coach Omar Wedderburn and his St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) team as they pulled off an impressive comeback to get by newcomers Calabar High 6-5 on sudden death penalties in their ISSA/FLOW Super Cup... Read More

Three hunt more wins in Jamaica Classic NCAA Division One play-offs

BY PAUL REID Observer writer | Sunday, November, 19 2017    

ROSE HALL, St James — A trio of teams — Florida State University (FSU), University of Tulane and Miami of Ohio — will seek their second win today as the Jamaica Classic NCAA men's Division One basketball event comes to a close at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in... Read More

Shreyas Smith cops Proven Masters KO Chess Champs

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

Reigning National Chess Champion, Super National Master (SNM) Shreyas Smith, shook off a poor start to rally from a game-one loss to win two back-to-back games and draw the fourth, to capture the 2017 Proven Investments Masters Knockout Chess Championship (MKO) at the... Read More

Combined Universities and Colleges seize initiative

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

Combined Universities and Colleges yesterday seized the upper hand over Southern Seals in the Jamaica Cricket Association's two-day Super League match at Kensington Park.Southern Seals won the toss and sent Combined Universities to take first strike. Read More

Elite youth football — options and possibilities

BY ANDREW EDWARDS | Sunday, November, 19 2017    

The world over, serious football associations, leagues and clubs have and are continuing to increase their investments in the systematic development of elite youth players. The models are quite varied and unique to particular jurisdictions, however, some core principles are ever... Read More

Hurricane bowlers set up intriguing final day with Scorpions

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Leeward Islands Hurricanes Captain Rahkeem Cornwall led a lion-hearted effort from the bowling attack yesterday to leave his side with a final-day chase of 302 for victory against Jamaica Scorpions in the Regional Four-Day... Read More

Lewis, Pollard star in BPL

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CMC) — West Indies batsmen Evin Lewis and Kieron Pollard slammed half-centuries as Dhaka Dynamites crushed Darren Sammy's Rajshahi Kings, but superstar Chris Gayle flattered to deceive in his first outing in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) here... Read More

De Bruyne dazzles as Man City sink Leicester

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

LEICESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City overcame defensive problems to reach another landmark with a 2-0 victory at Leicester City yesterday. Read More

Suarez double stretches Barca's La Liga lead

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

MADRID, Spain (AFP) — Luis Suarez ended a five-game goal drought with a double as Barcelona extended their lead at the top of La Liga, with a flattering 3-0 win at Leganes yesterday. Read More

James shines as Cavs win, Spurs rally stuns Thunder

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James produced a 39-point masterclass as the Cleveland Cavaliers rallied to overhaul the Los Angeles Clippers in an overtime thriller on Friday night. Read More


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