JOA welcomes UWI's Faculty of Sport

Wednesday, July, 26 2017    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) has welcomed, “with optimism,” the advent of a Faculty of Sport at the University of West Indies, Mona campus. Read More

Quarter-miler Riker Hylton to know fate Monday

Wednesday, July, 26 2017    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Independent Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel will convene a decision hearing for Riker Hylton on Monday at the Courtleigh Hotel in Kingston. Read More

'Tappa' dedicates Mexico win to Burrell, Grange, people of Jamaica

BY IAN BURNETT Sport Editor | Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

LOS ANGELES, California — Reggae Boyz Head Coach Theodore Whitmore has dedicated Sunday night's upset 1-0 CONCACAF Gold Cup Tournament semi-final victory over defending champions Mexico to a number of individuals, but he remains steadfast that the job is yet to be... Read More

U-20 Girlz progress, but coach unhappy with final effort


HAMILTON, Bermuda — Phase one has been completed and interim Head Coach Xavier Gilbert and his Under-20 Reggae Girlz are already looking forward to the next step of the Caribbean CONCACAF Women's Under-20 Championship qualifiers. Read More

It's not my time!

BY SEAN A WILLIAMS Deputy Sport Editor | Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

Horace Reid has hardly put a foot wrong in a glowing career of football administration at the local and international levels.And he is clearly not about to do so now. Read More

Jamaican female volleyballers ready to defend home turf

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

The CAZOVA Senior Women's Volleyball Championships, which also doubles as a 2018 World Championships qualifier, gets underway ttomorrow at the National Indoor Sports Centre in Kingston. Read More

Entries for BGLC 'Gimmick Race' close tomorrow

Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

As part of its sponsorship of the Emancipation Day race card on August 1, which is an officially endorsed Jamaica 55 event, the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) will be staging the very popular, 'Gimmick Race'. Read More

TRADITIONAL PRINCE – Stumbles out but still a BGLC Trophy winner

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

With a furlong to go, three horses were spread across the track but it was the determined Traditional Prince who found that extra burst of energy to just get the better of Fortuneonehundred by a head in the 2015 edition of the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) Trophy race... Read More

Racing pics - July 25, 2017

Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

Bullet Raj (Andre Powell - in pink silks) getting the better of Action Cruise with Dane Dawkins, inSaturday’s eighth race. Read More

Photo: Military rule

Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

Jamaica Cricket Association President Wilford 'Billy' Heaven (fourth right) presents the Senior Cup winners' trophy to members of the Jamaica Defence Force cricket team. The soldiers defeated Melbourne CC by four wickets in the two-day final which ended on Sunday. (Photo: Bryan... Read More

Photos: Groom's Day highlights

Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

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Photo: Gold medal letdown

Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

Jamaica goalkeeper Tiana Schroeter (left) comforts teammate Rena Gordon after defeat in the girls' beach football gold medal match against Trinidad & Tobago at the Youth Commonwealth Games at QE Sports Centre in Nassau, Bahamas, on Saturday. Trinidad won 6-5for the gold medal, while... Read More

Arthur's Dream, again over the straight

Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

Arthur's Dream , the Gary Subratie-trained consistent chestnut filly, continued to show her liking for the five- furlong (1,000m) straight course when she romped to victory in a Restricted Allowance non-winners of two event last... Read More

Tendon problems hamper K D Flyer

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

Battles with injuries have plagued the racing career of the Gary Subratie-trained bay colt K D Flyer (Silent Valor – Dixie Flyer) who, as a three-year-old, was racing for the first time on Saturday in a maiden special weight... Read More

Photo: Good God!

Tuesday, July, 25 2017    

Jamaica's Kemar Lawrence (left) runs up to execute his fabulous game-winning free kick goal in the 88th minute, which handed Mexico a 1-0 defeat at the CONCACAF Gold Cup semi-final match at The Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California, on Sunday, Jamaica will meet the USA in the final in Santa Ana,... Read More


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