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Holder looks ahead with an air of cautious optimism

Sanjay Myers Sport Reporter @ ICC Cricket World Cup In England & Wales | Friday, June, 21 2019    

MANCHESTER, England — It was a case of opportunity lost for West Indies as their weaknesses were exposed by Bangladesh last time out, but the team is confident of getting positive results for the remainder of the group stage. Read More

England tour key part of development process – West

Friday, June, 21 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) has underscored the value of its Under-15 programme after naming a 14-member squad to tour England in August. Read More

Windies too 'one-dimensional', laments Sir Viv

Friday, June, 21 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Iconic former captain Sir Vivian Richards has criticised West Indies' “one-dimensional” approach to their World Cup campaign, and has slammed the lack of intensity shown in their defeat to Bangladesh last Monday. Read More

Explosive The Viceroy Trophy in the making

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, June, 21 2019    

BASED on the provisional list of 11 starters, the nine furlongs The Viceroy Trophy set for Sunday, June 30, the day after the Derby is run, racing fans are in for an explosive treat. Read More

Jamaica face El Salvador in Gold Cup, while Peru take on Brazil in Copa America

BY CHRISTOPHER SAWYERS Contributor | Friday, June, 21 2019    

THE 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup and Copa America tournaments have started off with a bang, and some eye-catching performances so far. Argentina were humbled 2-0 by Radamel Falcao's Colombia while Bundesliga star Leon Bailey led Jamaica to a nervy 3-2 win over Honduras in an historic game in... Read More

Warner ton against Bangladesh sends Australia top of World Cup table

Friday, June, 21 2019    

NOTTINGHAM, United Kingdom (AFP) — David Warner's century paved the way for Australia to beat Bangladesh by 48 runs at Trent Bridge yesterday as the reigning champions went top of the World Cup table. Read More

USA advance with Sweden win, Cameroon snatch dramatic last 16 spot

Friday, June, 21 2019    

LE HAVRE, France (AFP) — The United States made it a perfect three wins out of three at the Women's World Cup yesterday by beating Sweden 2-0 to top Group F, as Chile missed a late penalty to lose out on the knockout stages at the death. Read More

Raptors are NBA champs — as busy post-season hunting in full swing

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Friday, June, 21 2019    

THE newly crowned NBA champions, Toronto Raptors, were offered at $15.00 by JustBet at the start of the season while the beaten finalist, Golden State Warriors came in at $1.50 . Read More

Circus Maximus is mother's pride at Royal Ascot

Friday, June, 21 2019    

ASCOT, United Kingdom (AFP) — Circus Maximus emulated his dam Duntle in winning at Royal Ascot as he took the feature race the St James's Palace Stakes on a grey and rainy opening day of the prestigious meeting... Read More

Dettori's class is crystal clear in fine Royal Ascot double

Friday, June, 21 2019    

ASCOT, United Kingdom (AFP) — Frankie Dettori can never be kept quiet for long and the irrepressible Italian jockey duly struck twice at Royal Ascot on Wednesday after drawing a blank on the first day. Read More

Reggae Boyz, El Salvador end 0-0 in Gold Cup match

Friday, June, 21 2019    

HOUSTON, Texas – Jamaica and El Salvador battled to a goalless draw in their top-of-the-table clash in their 2019 Concacaf Gold Cup second round match inside BBVA Stadium here earlier today. Read More

Kevona Davis pulls out of national trials

Friday, June, 21 2019    

KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Edwin Allen's sprinter Kevona Davis will not take part in the JAAA Supreme Ventures National Senior and Junior Championships, OBSERVER ONLINE was reliably informed today. Read More

Windies still in race for World Cup semis, insists Holder

Friday, June, 21 2019    

MANCHESTER, United Kingdom (AFP) — Jason Holder on Friday claimed his struggling West Indies are still in the hunt to qualify for the World Cup semi-finals ahead of their game against unbeaten New Zealand in Manchester. Read More

Lloyd tells West Indies to study New Zealand at World Cup

Friday, June, 21 2019    

LEEDS, England (AP) — The West Indies players walked off dejected after an upset loss that left them really only a mathematical chance of reaching the Cricket World Cup semi-finals. Read More

Boyz, JFF back in the ring

IAN BURNETT SPORT EDITOR WITH THE REGGAE BOYZ IN HOUSTON, TEXAS | Thursday, June, 20 2019    

HOUSTON, Texas — Another bout of off-the-field wrangling between the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) and its senior men's team earned the ire of Concacaf which could threaten the Reggae Boyz' continued participation at the 2019 Gold Cup tournament after their late arrival for a... Read More



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