Rain halts Tomljanovic progress in Cincinnati

Friday, August, 17 2018    

CINCINNATI, United States (AFP) — The women's draw took a beating on Wednesday in Cincinnati, where world number one Simona Halep's was still battling when rain halted play. Read More

Aaron Chatrie suspended, fined

Friday, August, 17 2018    

The stewards of the Jamaica Racing Commission are announcing the following disciplinary actions arising from an inquiry held on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. Read More

Performance analysis for Saturday, August 11, 2018

BY WES MARTIN Observer writer | Friday, August, 17 2018    

RACE 1 — $350-300,000 CLAIMING (THREE-YEAR-OLDS&UPWARDS) 1200METRES/6FURLONGSHologram Shadow at nine years looked extremely fit for his 78th appearance while seeking a 21st victory and had the confidence of the form players and was the shortest priced favourite on the day. Read More

TOBA TROPHY RACE – Any number can play

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, August, 17 2018    

The seven-furlong — Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association of Jamaica Trophy is the feature event on another menu of 10-races at Caymanas Park tomorrow. Read More

Two Serie A games postponed after bridge collapse

Friday, August, 17 2018    

MILAN, Italy (AFP) — Italian football authorities yesterday agreed to postpone Serie A games involving Sampdoria and Genoa this weekend following the bridge collapse in the port city which killed dozens. Read More

Ozil's claims of racism in German camp 'nonsense', says Kroos

Friday, August, 17 2018    

BERLIN, Germany (AFP) — Germany midfielder Toni Kroos says Mesut Ozil was “out of order” to make accusations of racism within the German set-up as he retired from international football last month. Read More


Friday, August, 17 2018    

Jamaica Tallawahs Captain Andre Russell fires in a delivery during the Hero Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 match against St Kitts and Nevis Patriots at Sabina Park on Wednesday. Tallawahs won by 47 runs. (Photo: Bryan Cummings) Read More

Emery keeps faith in Cech for Chelsea return

Friday, August, 17 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Arsenal Manager Unai Emery will keep faith with goalkeeper Petr Cech for his return to Chelsea tomorrow. Read More

Disappointed Pochettino vows to repay Spurs fans' patience with wins

Friday, August, 17 2018    

London , United Kingdom (AFP) — Mauricio Pochettino believes winning is the only way to keep Spurs fans happy while waiting to move into the club's new stadium. Read More

Boyz defeat Grenada 5-1

Friday, August, 17 2018    

ST GEORGE‘S, Grenada -- Jamaica's senior footballers defeated Grenada 5-1 in their friendly international here inside the Kirani James Athletics Stadium on Friday night. Read More

Bolt arrives in Australia on football quest

Friday, August, 17 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Usain Bolt says he's deadly serious about becoming a professional footballer and plans to show the world what he's capable of after arriving in Australia Saturday for a trial stint with an A-League club. Read More

Jamaica 2-0 over Grenada at half time

Friday, August, 17 2018    

ST GEORGE ‘S, Grenada —Jamaica's senior footballers led Grenada 2-0 at half time in their friendly international here inside the Kirani James Athletics Stadium. Read More

Russell lauds Tallawahs all-round effort

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter | Thursday, August, 16 2018    

Despite not starring with either bat or ball this time around, Jamaica Tallawahs Captain Andre Russell was still pleased, as he praised his team's all-round effort in a six-wicket win over St Lucia Stars in match seven of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Twenty20... Read More

Perfect Neighbour – Still sprightly, still a winner at age eight

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Thursday, August, 16 2018    

Omar Walker used his strength and new-found confidence to pilot the eight-year-old Perfect Neighbour to a stirring victory in the top-rated Open Allowance event over nine furlongs and 25 yards (1,820m) on the 10-race card at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More

Boyz in Grenada after circuitous travel through Caribbean

BY IAN BURNETT Sport Editor | Thursday, August, 16 2018    

St George's , Grenada — Four debutants will be in Theodore Whitmore's 19-man squad set to face off against Grenada's senior team at 7:00 pm (Jamaica time) in tomorrow's Friendly International here inside Kirani James Athletic Stadium. Read More


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