Miss Jamaica Toni-Ann Singh crowned Miss World

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Toni-Ann Singh, Miss Jamaica World is Miss World 2019.Singh won from a field of 114 contestants at the 69th edition of the pageant. Read more



Thursday, December, 12 2019    

Tivoli Gardens Captain Jabeur Johnson (left) tries to keep possession from his opposite number Devon Hodges of Molynes United during their Red Stripe Premier League(RSPL) match at Edward Seaga Sports Complex yesterday. Tivoli Gardens won 2-0. (Photo: Norman Thomas) Read More

Atletico, Atalanta reach last 16 as Bayern cruise past Spurs

Thursday, December, 12 2019    

Paris , France (AFP) — Atletico Madrid claimed the final spot in the Champions League last 16 yesterday with a 2-0 win over Lokomotiv Moscow, after Atalanta completed an impressive comeback in Group C to qualify. Read More

NBA wins keep Heat, Sixers perfect at home

Thursday, December, 12 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Miami's Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo both posted triple-doubles as the Heat rallied late and dominated overtime to beat the Atlanta Hawks 135-121 on Tuesday and remain unbeaten at home this NBA season. Read More

Stewart hopeful of Harbour View resurgence in RSPL

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

Despite being a lowly ninth place in the 12-team Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL), Harbour View Head Coach Damion Stewart is hopeful of making the play-offs come the business end of the season. Read More

Arnett Gardens set sights on leaders Waterhouse

Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

THE Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) is set to push on with a full slate of midweek matches, highlighted by today's contest between first-place Waterhouse FC and third-place Arnett Gardens FC. Read More

Portmore embrace Cruz Azul challenge as SCCL draw pits them with Mexican giants

BY SEAN A WILLIAMS Deputy Sport Editor | Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

Portmore United Football Club have been drawn to face Mexican giants Cruz Azul in the Round of 16 of the Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League (SCCL), a challenge the Jamaican champions have embraced. Read More

May Pen Primary are new Concacaf NextPlay champions

Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

A new champion was crowned in the Jamaica leg of the Scotiabank Concacaf NextPlay Cup as May Pen Primary defeated Holland Primary 3-1 on penalties in the final, following a 1-1 draw after regulation time at the UWI-JFF Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence on... Read More

52nd Alacran JGA Open tees off today with Pro-Am

Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

TRYALL, Hanover — The 52nd Alacran Jamaica Golf Association Open will get under way today at Tryall Club in Hanover with a Pro-Am and practice round, setting up what is expected to be three competitive days starting tomorrow. Read More

C'bar cop Colts crown

By Howard walker Observer senior reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

Calabar High and St George's College walked away with the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association Urban Under-16 and Under-14 football titles, respectively, following contrasting wins at Stadium East yesterday. Read More

Herbert Morrison set to extend unbeaten record in ISSA Western Conference basketball

Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Double defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical will be seeking to extend their unbeaten records in both sections of the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Western Conference boys basketball competition today when they take on Irwin High... Read More

Best of local talent on display for JN Bank Open Tennis Tournament

Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

Approximately 60 top tennis players are slated to participate in the 12th staging of the JN Bank Open Tennis Tournament, scheduled to take place from this Saturday through to next week Saturday. Read More

Liverpool, Chelsea through to Champions League last 16 as Ajax go out

Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

Paris , France (AFP) — Holders Liverpool safely negotiated yesterday's trip to Salzburg to take their place in the last 16 of this season's UEFA Champions League while Chelsea are also through, but Ajax suffered a shock group-stage exit. Read More

Guardiola admits Man City standards have slipped

Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Pep Guardiola says Manchester City may no longer be able to match the standards of the best teams after a painful defeat against Manchester United left them 14 points behind Premier League leaders Liverpool. Read More

Milwaukee Bucks roll on, Rockets lose to Kings

Wednesday, December, 11 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 32 points as the Milwaukee Bucks downed the Orlando Magic to extend their winning streak to 15 games on Monday and maintain their grip on the Eastern Conference standings. Read More

Japanese, British rule at Reggae Marathon

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

The two top marathon runners in the 19th staging of the Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K are Japanese Daichi Hosada and British Rosemund Ponder, who were first across the line in the men's and women's marathon event held on Sunday in Negril. Read More


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