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Duhaney Park Red Sharks win 2020 new year 9s

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

The Jamaica Rugby League Association (JRLA) launched the 2020 men's season with the second annual instalment of the New Year Nines. Read More

Dottin returns for T20 World Cup

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Fit-again all-rounder Deandra Dottin is poised to play her first international in 12 months after being recalled to the Caribbean side for next month's Women's Twenty20 World Cup in Australia. Read More

Bangladesh appoint Gibson as new pace bowling coach

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

Dhaka , Bangladesh (AFP) — Bangladesh have appointed Ottis Gibson as their new pace bowling coach, replacing South African Charl Langeveldt who resigned in December. Read More

Pogba's agent hints at potential Manchester United exit

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

London, United Kingdom (AFP) — Paul Pogba's agent Mino Raiola has hinted the Manchester United star could leave Old Trafford if he is unhappy at the end of the season. Read More

Leonard outduels Doncic as Clippers beat Mavs

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — Kawhi Leonard won his duel with Luka Doncic as the Los Angeles Clippers downed the Dallas Mavericks 110-107 on the road in their Western Conference clash on Tuesday. Read More

Clubs spend record US$7.35 b on transfers in 2019 — Fifa

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

Paris , France (AFP) — Football clubs worldwide splashed out a record US$7.35 billion (6.63 million euros) on transfers in the men's game in 2019, Fifa revealed in a report released yesterday. Read More

WADA yet to ask to retest samples, say UK doping chiefs

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

London , United Kingdom (AFP) — UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) chiefs said yesterday that they have not received a request from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to retest samples as part of the global body's probe into Alberto Salazar's controversial Oregon... Read More

Serena, Federer into third round as Osaka sets up Coco crunch

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

Melbourne , Australia (AFP) — Fifteen-year-old prodigy Coco Gauff set up an Australian Open blockbuster with defending champion Naomi Osaka yesterday, as a pumped-up Serena Williams took another step towards a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam... Read More

South Korea, Saudi Arabia seal Tokyo Olympics football spots

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

Bangkok, Thailand (AFP) — South Korea and Saudi Arabia sealed qualification for the 2020 Olympic men's football tournament yesterday when they reached the final of the Asian Under-23 Championship in Thailand. Read More

Olympic makeover: all aboard for new sports lighting up Tokyo 2020

Thursday, January, 23 2020    

Tokyo, Japan (AFP) — Modern upstarts skateboarding and surfing as well as the ancient martial art of karate are among new sports for 2020 ready to inject some street cred into Tokyo. Read More

King, Powell named in Scorpions squad

Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

West Indies players Brandon King and Rovman Powell have been included in the Jamaica Scorpions squad for the regional four-day match against Barbados Pride. Read More

Melbourne Mind Game go top of Zone 2 in Sandals Major League

Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Melbourne Mind Game surged to the top of the points table in Zone Two of the St James Football Association Sandals Resorts International Major League, after blanking Bogue FC 3-0 at UDC field on Monday. Read More

Windies hand over autographed bat for charity fund-raiser

Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — West Indies have made a special donation to the Paediatrics Assistance League of St Kitts & Nevis (PALS), a long-standing charity which oversees the well-being of children on the island here. Read More

Fifa assistant referees Brown-Muir, Yee Sing hungry for more success

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

Having set the bar high with a series of top performances and major achievements last year, Jamaica's Fifa Assistant Referees Stephanie-Dale Yee Sing and Princess Brown-Muir are hungry for more success along the sidelines. Read More

Windies set to tour Sri Lanka for white-ball series

Wednesday, January, 22 2020    

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (CMC) — West Indies will clash with Sri Lanka in a white-ball series for the first time in nearly 4 years when they arrive here next month for five limited overs matches. Read More



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