Sport

Miller, Jacobs bowl Scorpions to victory

Sunday, November, 19 2017    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Nikita Miller and Damion Jacobs produced further evidence that spin remains the undoing of Leeward Islands Hurricanes' batsmen, when they bowled Jamaica Scorpions to a 157-run victory in the Regional 4-Day Championship on Sunday. Read More

Four the hard way!

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, November, 18 2017    

Sabina Park is expected to be buzzing with excitement as the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/FLOW Super Cup comes to the Corporate Area with two enthralling games. In the opening game, St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) play Calabar High at... Read More

Regional coaches complete Levels 1, 3 coaching programmes

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

Cricket West Indies (CWI) just concluded two important sessions as part of continued efforts to improve its role in coaching education. Read More

Williams tops scoring chart in overseas domestic tourney

BY PAUL BURROWES Observer writer | Saturday, November, 18 2017    

For Jamaicans plying their trade in overseas domestic football competitions, Romario Williams reigns as the topscorer for the calendar year. Read More

Bigger turns out better for fishing champs

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

Battling high winds and rough seas, the Gabby Milan 11 landed the heaviest marlin, as well as the heaviest billfish in the Royal Jamaica Yacht Club (RJYC) 16th Annual Fishing Tournament, November... Read More

Gayle, McCullum set to take tournament by storm

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CMC) — West Indies star Twenty20 batsman Chris Gayle said he is looking forward to rekindling his opening partnership with Brendon McCullum during the Bangladesh Premier League. Read More

Warriors host Titans in JCA Super League

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

The Jamaica Cricket Association's (JCA's) two-day Super League continues this weekend with the top-of-the-table encounter between Western Warriors and Central Titans at the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium in Florence Hall taking centre stage. Read More

Mayberry Open Junior Tennis Championships serves off today

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Saturday, November, 18 2017    

JAMAICA'S top players will be participating in the sixth staging of the Mayberry Investments Open Junior Tennis Championships to be held at Tennis Jamaica, today and tomorrow beginning at 9:00 am. Read More

Scotiabank 'A' regain BHNA Senior League

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Saturday, November, 18 2017    

SCOTIABANK, along with Jamaica National (JN) Group, Wisynco Group, Housing Agency of Jamaica (HAJ), and Jamaica Customs Agency came out champions of the 2017 Business House Netball Association (BHNA) Divisional Leagues, which ended at the National Indoor Sports Centre (NISC) last... Read More

Warrican tilts balance Pride's way

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) – Out-of-favour West Indies left-arm spinner Jomel Warrican struck twice in as many balls in the final session to hand Barbados Pride the advantage on the second day of their fourth-round Regional four-day contest against Windward Islands... Read More

Champs stars shine at MVP Grassroots Athletics training camp

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

Gold medal winners from the 2017 ISSA Boys' & Girls' Champs swept the top awards at the MVP Track & Field Club's Grassroots Athletics Training Camp, held last Saturday at G C Foster College for Middlesex County. Read More

Tulane University open Jamaica Classic NCAA men's basketball with big win

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Saturday, November, 18 2017    

ROSE HALL, St James — Tulane University made a winning start to the first-ever Jamaica Classic NCAA men's basketball event at the Montego Bay Convention Centre with an easy 80-53 win over Colorado State, as they extended their record to 3-0 on the season. Read More

Sporting entities must adopt firm business principles — Ryan Foster

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

Those charged with the running of sporting entities must adopt firm business principles that also provide opportunities for increased sales value to their sponsors if they are to reap success and sustainability. Read More

Woodhouse, Western Warrior for today's trophy races

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, November, 18 2017    

Two trophy races and the Harry Parsard call will take centre stage on the 10-race card at Caymanas Park today. The two trophy races are the Royal Lancaster Trophy and the United Racehorse Trainers Association of Jamaica (URTAJ) Trophy events. Read More

Cornwall, Warde fight back after Miller wobbles Hurricanes

Saturday, November, 18 2017    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) – An unbroken half-century stand between Leeward Islands Hurricanes captain Rahkeem Cornwall and rookie Terence Warde helped their side recover from a mid-innings crisis triggered by the left-arm spin of Jamaica Scorpions captain Nikita Miller in the... Read More



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