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


Holmwood, Denbigh cop ISSA Senior, Junior League netball titles

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

DENBIGH High and Holmwood Technical captured the 2019 Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Rural High School Girls Junior and Senior League netball titles respectively at Manchester High School courts last Thursday. Read More

Strugglers UWI, Harbour View share spoils

By Dwayne Richards Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Red Stripe Premier League strugglers The University of the West Indies (UWI) Football Club and Harbour View Football Club did themselves no favours when they played out a 1-1 result at the UWI Mona Bowl on Sunday. Read More

Zyen Jones jetting off to Europe for second European challenge

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Zyen Jones put pen to paper last Wednesday to sign with agents Byron Taylor (London, UK) and Michael Brown (Dortmund, Germany) who are both looking at getting him potentially signed to clubs in Europe. Read More

Russia reacts with anger after doping ban from Olympics, World Cup

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Lausanne, Switzerland (AFP) — The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) yesterday banned Russia for four years from major global sporting events including the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and the 2022 World Cup in Qatar over manipulated doping data, prompting an angry response... Read More

Miller's biggest regret

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

HE has opened the next chapter in his cricket career, but retired Jamaican spinner Nikita Miller says one regret lingers. Read More

Raring to go!

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Following their impressive performances at the recent Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) swim meet, Jamaica's young swimmers will be hoping to assert their dominance at the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ASATT) Invitational... Read More

Richards hat-trick helps Waterhouse retain JFF Women's Premier League

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

DEFENDING champions Waterhouse Football Club, through a brilliant hat-trick from Davia Richards, defeated arch-rivals Cavalier FC 3-0 to retain the 2019 Jamaica Football Federation (JFF)/Lascelles Employees and Partners Co-Operative Credit Union Women's Premier League — title, at... Read More

Jamaica can win!

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Both Jamaican entries in the Caribbean Classic contested on Sunday, December 8 at Gulfstream Park in Florida, USA, Juice Man and local 2019 Triple Crown champion Supreme Soul failed to hit the board in the nine-furlong event. Read More

Racing news for Friday, December 6, 2019

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Dane Nelson boots home another three-timer Read More

Another 'graceful'' victory

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Rachel's Grace , a talented but troubled three-year-old filly trained by Gary Subratie for owner A BMW, took the track to leave non-winners of two behind with a fighting come-from-behind victory in a Restricted Allowance call at... Read More

Foreigner Sir Alton announces his presence

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

The Von White-owned Sir Alton, a two-year-old American-bred bay colt, made an encouraging debut by galloping home in a quick 58.1 seconds over the five straight (1,000m) course on Friday (December 6, 2019). Read More

Two on the trot for Truly Amazing

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Truly Amazing went on another afternoon strolling binge and without much ado, chalked up win number two over the straight course but this time the distance was reduced from 1,000 metres to 800 metres. Read More

Patriarch too good

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Patriarch, still looking fresh after coming off a four-month break, used his class and talent to dispatch rivals in the top-rated Non-Restricted Overnight Allowance event going five-furlongs (1,000m) straight on Friday, December 6, 2019, at Caymanas... Read More

Coopers Pen, Holland through to Trelawny FA Knockout semis

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

SAMUEL PROSPECT, Trelawny — Presidents Cup champions Coopers Pen FC and Holland United booked their spots in the semi-finals of the Trelawny Football Association/Victor Wright Knock-out after quarter-final wins over RG Strikers and Prospect Links,... Read More


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