Sport

Palmer, Fudadin, Campbell give spark to Scorpions batting

Friday, November, 17 2017    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Half-centuries from Paul Palmer, Assad Fudadin and John Campbell highlighted consistent batting down the order from Jamaica Scorpions, giving them a strong start to their Regional Four-Day Championship match against Leeward Islands Hurricanes... Read More

Alleyne leads strong Pride batting

Friday, November, 17 2017    

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — Anthony Alleyne led a strong batting parade from Barbados Pride in their Regional Four-Day Championship match against Windward Islands Volcanoes yesterday. Read More

Troubled waters?

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, November, 17 2017    

Things are heating up in the aquatics arena as former Amateur Swimming Association of Jamaica (ASAJ) president Martin Lyn has thrown his hat into the ring to set up another battle with incumbent Handel Lamey for the leadership post. Read More

Champs Herbert Morrison, Cornwall seek basketball wins

Friday, November, 17 2017    

HERBERT MORRISON, St James — Defending champions Herbert Morrison Technical and former winners Cornwall College will be seeking double wins today when they take on York Castle High and Holland, respectively, as the ISSA Western Conference boys' basketball competition... Read More

Jamaica, Grenada and St Kitts are exemplary regional models — Lagarde

BY KARENA BENNETT Business reporter bennettk@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, November, 17 2017    

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde has singled out Grenada, St Kitts and Jamaica as exemplary countries for the region having successfully implemented reforms to bring down debt levels. Read More

NFL — A LOOK AT WEEK 10, WEEK 11 ANALYSIS

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, November, 17 2017    

In Week 10, the San Francisco 49ers (1-9) finally mustered their first win over the spineless New York Giants (1-8). Following the 21-31 defeat, the New York fans expressed their frustration and many have called for the firing of both the head coach and general manager. The performance... Read More

MEET THE SUPREMES: Kerry-Ann Major

Friday, November, 17 2017    

Get to know more about your favourite ladies of the Supreme Ventures draw team with our new feature series 'Meet the Supremes'.  Read More

ELIAS HALOUTE — An honour to breed a good horse

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 17 2017    

Full of fresh, raw vitality, Patriarch put down another electrifying performance to win the Juvenile Sprint, one of the two-year-old events carded for the Burger King-sponsored Superstakes Day 12-race programme at Caymanas Park on... Read More

Shane Ellis set to ride Marquesas in Pick-3 Super Challenge

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, November, 17 2017    

Following Marquesas's four-and-a-half length victory in Wednesday's Abbie Grannum Memorial Cup feature, trainer Michael Marlowe said that the performance was enough to convince jockey Shane Ellis to take up the reins in the Pick-3 Super Challenge Trophy next week... Read More

She's A Maneater – the wow factor

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff writer | Friday, November, 17 2017    

Thoroughbred racing at Caymanas Park has seen a multitude of racehorses — of high achievers and unforgettable moments — but one of its brightest and most accomplished stars is the brilliant filly She's A Maneater. Read More

Tailor-made for Woodhouse

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, November, 17 2017    

 As the two-year-old season builds up considerable speed, the Royal Lancaster Trophy, one of the trophy races on the 10-race card tomorrow at Caymanas Park, is sure to add to the stock of budding horses who would want to play a part in next year's Classic races. Read More

DIAMOND MILE LAUNCH

Friday, November, 17 2017    

The third running of the prestigious and richest race on the local horse racing calendar, the Betting Gaming and Lotteries, Supreme Ventures Limited-sponsored Diamond Mile was offcially launched last night at the ATL Automotive Limited showroom on Oxford Road in St... Read More

NCAA basketball event tips off in MoBay

Friday, November, 17 2017    

ROSE HALL, St James — Jamaica will host an NCAA basketball event for the first time, starting today when the Jamaica Class basketball event featuring seven Division One teams gets underway at the Montego Bay Convention Centre. Read More

Talk of mega bribes and throat-slashing gestures at FIFA trial

Friday, November, 17 2017    

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) – A trial exposing rampant corruption in the business of world football ended a day of testimony on Wednesday with a defendant accused of making throat-slashing gestures to intimidate a key witness. Read More

Roger that!

Friday, November, 17 2017    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Roger Federer condemned Marin Cilic to more frustration in London as he repeated his Wimbledon heroics against the Croatian with a 6-7 (5/7), 6-4, 6-1 victory in the ATP Finals yesterday. Read More



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