Sport

Binnie aims for top 50 in squash rankings

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

Jamaican squash star Chris is aiming to crack the top 50 of the Professional Squash Association's (PSA) rankings as he kicks off his fall season next week. Read More

Screws tighten as daCosta Cup return round begins

PAUL A REID Observer Writer | Saturday, September, 23 2017    

The intensity and urgency for points will pick up in seven of the 15 zones of the ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup schoolboy football competition, as the return round kicks off today with 20 of the 39 games on the schedule featuring teams that have turned the corner and are... Read More

Clarendon, Edwin Allen clash in Zone H feature

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

Clarendon College and Edwin Allen — both with perfect win records — will clash in a Zone H game today, while Spot Valley High put their best-ever start on the line against Cedric Titus as the first round of the ISSA/ Flow ... Read More

Law hoping for Windies momentum before World Cup qualifiers

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

NOTTINGHAM, United Kingdom (AFP) — West Indies coach Stuart Law is looking to the remainder of the One-Day International series against England to help him build a settled team ahead of next year's World Cup qualifying tournament. Read More

GOAL FEST!

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, September, 23 2017    

Three goals by Shai Smith propelled Holy Trinity High to a 5-0 win over Edith Dalton James High in their Group F Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA)/FLOW Manning Cup game at Bell Chung Oval yesterday. Read More

ATL hunt more glory in KSAFA business house football

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, September, 23 2017    

Jamoy Sibbles scored a hat-trick of goals to drive Appliance Traders Limited (ATL) Industrial Group's 2017 fairytale success on with a 3-0 victory over 10-man Cement Company, in the Western Sports/KSAFA Business House Football Association Raymond Quallo Memorial... Read More

Team 11 hold lead Sandals US Travel Agents Golf Tournament

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

Team 11 comprising Chandra Gates, Brandley Snyder, Brian Shields and Susan Kennedy hold a four-shot lead at the end of the first of the two-day 15th annual United States Travel Agents Golf Tournament, which teed off at the Sandals Golf and Country Club in Ocho Rios, St Ann,... Read More

Morgan promises no let-up for England's Ashes stars in ODIs

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

NOTTINGHAM, United Kingdom (AFP) — England captain Eoin Morgan has said his side are prepared to run an Ashes injury-risk with several key players by fielding their “best team” throughout the one-day international series against West ... Read More

JCA Super League Preview

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, September, 23 2017    

Early leaders Southern Seals will be seeking to extend the gap in the standings when they battle Western Warriors at Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium, as round two of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) Super League gets under way today. Read More

Will In Charge tipped for GG Stakes feature

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, September, 23 2017    

Will In Charge , who failed to deliver the goods during his Classic season last year, is now making a name for himself at age four, having recorded four wins and two second-place finishes from six starts. Read More

Gaynstead, Queen's score big wins in ISSA netball

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

GAYNSTEAD High registered a crushing 74-2 win over Penwood High as the 2017 Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Urban and Rural Junior and Senior League netball competitions got underway across several venues on Wednesday. Read More

'Penaltygate' threatens to halt PSG's lightning start

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery refused to name his first-choice penalty taker on Thursday, after Neymar and Edinson Cavani's apparent falling out against Lyon last week. Read More

Mourinho juggles United's attacking riches

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Jose Mourinho is considering unleashing Anthony Martial, Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford together, as he wrestles with how to keep his hungry, young forward line content. Read More

Ulreich blunder costs sloppy Bayern in Wolfsburg draw

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

BERLIN, Germany (AFP) — A blunder by stand-in goalkeeper Sven Ulreich contributed to Bayern Munich squandering the chance to go top of the Bundesliga yesterday as they threw away a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against Wolfsburg. Read More

Red-hot Falcao stars as Monaco thrash Lille

Saturday, September, 23 2017    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Radamel Falcao scored a brace as French champions Monaco romped to a 4-0 thumping of Lille at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy yesterday to pile the pressure on home coach Marcelo Bielsa. Read More



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