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Sir Viv backs Caricom's position in efforts to reform West Indies cricket

Saturday, April, 21 2018    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Legendary former Test captain Sir Vivian Richards has thrown his weight behind CARICOM's efforts at governance reform in West Indies cricket. Read More

Lean times

Saturday, April, 21 2018    

MUMBAI, India (CMC) — For all his immense talent, West Indies Twenty20 captain Carlos Brathwaite will have to make do with a bit-part role for Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League (IPL) this season. Read More

Demolition man Nadal thrashes Thiem to ease into Monte Carlo semis

Saturday, April, 21 2018    

MONTE CARLO, Principality of Monaco (AFP) — Rafael Nadal crushed fifth seed Dominic Thiem 6-0, 6-2 to romp into the Monte Carlo Masters semi-finals yesterday as he stepped up his bid for an 11th title in style. Read More

Bermudan cricketers to fly to Dubai for training camp

Saturday, April, 21 2018    

HAMILTON, Bermuda (CMC) — Bermuda's cricketers headed to Dubai on Thursday night for a week-long training camp in preparation for the ICC World Cricket League Division Four tournament in Malaysia, which starts next weekend. Read More

Windies star Hope lands another prestigious award

Saturday, April, 21 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Fresh from being named one of Wisden's five Cricketers-of-the-Year at Lord's earlier this month, Shai Hope earned another prestigious award on home soil when he received the President's Award at Barbados Cricket Association  annual dinner at Kensington Oval... Read More

STETHS capture another Spalding Cup title

Friday, April, 20 2018    

SANTA CRUZ, St Elizabeth — St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) regained the ISSA GraceKennedy Financial Group Spalding Cup title after taking first-innings honours in the drawn play-off match against Innswood High at STETHS field. Read More

Praises rain on returning Gold Coast conquerors

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA), through its CEO Ryan Foster and President Christopher Samuda, on Tuesday night hailed the performances of Jamaica's athletes at the 21st staging of the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast of Australia. Read More

Patrick Roberts quits Arnett Gardens

Friday, April, 20 2018    

After months at loggerheads with players, Patrick Roberts yesterday tendered his resignation as president of Arnett Gardens Football Club. Read More

Penn Relays athletes get $4m FLOW boost

Friday, April, 20 2018    

Thirty Jamaican high schools and tertiary institutions will benefit from a contribution of $4.2 million from the FLOW Foundation to fund their trip to the upcoming Penn Relays Carnival 2018. Read More

'PRIX' APPROVED

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, April, 20 2018    

Despite the absence of the legendary Usain Bolt, who has retired, organisers of the JN/Racers Grand Prix is promising another spectacular show at this year's third staging scheduled for June 9. Read More

Reggae Girlz eager to get it on with Barbados

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, April, 20 2018    

The over one-month long preparation phase of Jamaica's senior women's team will be tested as they get the ball rolling in the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Women's Challenge Series against Barbados at the UWI/ JFF Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence... Read More

Performance analysis for race day of Sunday, April 15, 2018

BY WES MARTIN Observer contributor | Friday, April, 20 2018    

RACE 1 MAIDEN CONDITION (4YOS&UPWARDS) 1500METRES/7 1/2FURLONGS Read More

Horseshoe Gaming Lounge opens at Caymanas Park

Friday, April, 20 2018    

Senior Supreme Ventures Limited executives, including President and CEO, Ann-Dawn Young Sang and the chairman of Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment (SVREL), Michael Bernard, were on hand to cut the blue ribbon and officially unveil The Horseshoe Gaming Lounge on... Read More

Siunil Narine fireworks help take KKR top

Friday, April, 20 2018    

JAIPUR, India (CMC) — Sunil Narine missed out with the ball, but cashed in with the bat as he helped Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) climb to the top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) standings with a seven-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals here on Wednesday. Read More

Pakistani stars Shoaib, Afridi named for Hurricane Relief T20

Friday, April, 20 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — High-profile veteran Pakistan's Shahid Afridi and Shoaib Malik, along with Sri Lanka's Thisara Perera, have become the first set of players to confirm their participation in next month's Hurricane Relief Twenty20 International against West Indies at... Read More



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