Sport

Less-than-perfect Girlz manage to blast Curacao 10-0

Sunday, July, 23 2017    

DEVONSHIRE, Bermuda — A big win was always on the cards for Jamaica's Under-20 Reggae Girlz in their opening Caribbean CONCACAF Women's Under-20 Championship qualifiers, and they delivered just that. Read More

Yohan's prayer

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Sunday, July, 23 2017    

The city of London holds good memories for Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake. Read More

TAYLOR STRIKES GOLD

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer reidp@jamaicaobserver.com | Sunday, July, 23 2017    

Christopher Taylor ran a lifetime-best 20.38 seconds (0.5m/s), fifth best among Under 20 men in the world this year, to win Jamaica's first gold medal on yesterday's penultimate day of the 19th Pan-American Under 20 track and field championships at Estadio Chan Chan in Trujillo,... Read More

JDF in command against champs Melbourne

Sunday, July, 23 2017    

Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) have full command against defending champions Melbourne CC entering today's final day of the Jamaica Cricket Association's two-day Senior Cup championship match at Sabina Park. Read More

Fisher fights back to fitness as Boyz ready for Mexico test

Sunday, July, 23 2017    

LOS ANGELES, California — Versatile wide player Oniel Fisher has passed a fitness test and will be available for Theodore Whitmore's Reggae Boyz when they face Mexico today in their CONCACAF Gold Cup tournament semi-final fixture at the Rose Bowl in... Read More

Girlz target Bermuda in closing match of CFU play-off

SHERDON COWAN WITH THE U-20 REGGAE GIRLZ AT THE CFU QUALIFIERS IN BERMUDA | Sunday, July, 23 2017    

HAMILTON, Bermuda — Although the objective is virtually completed, interim h ead c oach Xavier Gilbert and his Under-20 Reggae Girlz are leaving nothing to chance as they seek to confirm a spot in the next phase... Read More

Photo: Taylor strikes gold

Sunday, July, 23 2017    

TAYLOR... captured Jamaica's first gold medal at Pan-American U-18 Championship(Photo: Observer file) Read More

Gold Cup-chasing Boyz inspire female teams

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, July, 23 2017    

HAMILTON, Bermuda —There is something infectious in the air.No, it is not an epidemic; it is something much better. It's an air of desire for success that is wafting through the ranks of Jamaica's football. Read More

Sandy Bay, Grand Palladium for Major League final

Sunday, July, 23 2017    

LUCEA, Hanover — Former champions Sandy Bay FC and first-time finalists Grand Palladium will meet this afternoon to decide the champions of the Hanover Football Association Charley's JB Rum/Captains Bakery and Grill Major League at Watson Taylor Park in Lucea, set to start at 3:00... Read More

Reggae Boyz stun Mexico 1-0 to reach #GoldCup final

Sunday, July, 23 2017    

PASADENA, California (AP) — Kemar Lawrence scored on an exquisite 24-yard free kick in the 88th minute, and Jamaica advanced to the CONCACAF Gold Cup final with a 1-0 upset victory over Mexico on Sunday night. Read More

Young Reggae Girls defeat Bermuda 2-1

Sunday, July, 23 2017    

DEVONSHIRE, Bermuda — Jamaica's Under-20 Reggae Girls will return to the island tomorrow feeling a sense of accomplishment after closing their Caribbean CONCACAF Women's Championships Group B qualifiers with a 2-1 win over the host at the National Sports Centre here today. Read More

WBA titles to be decided today

Sunday, July, 23 2017    

ST JAMES, Jamaica — Both titles in the Western Basketball Association’s men’s club competitions will be decided this evening at the Montego Bay Cricket Club after Saturday’s double header that saw both best of three finals being tied up at one win... Read More

Goalscorers Francis, Williams bask in Reggae Boyz victory

IAN BURNETT SPORT EDITOR with theREGGAE BOYZ @ The CONCACAF Gold Cup in the USA | Saturday, July, 22 2017    

PHOENIX, United States — Who would've thought it? Read More

Blake not surprised by Gold Cup progress

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

PHOENIX, United States — Two years after their historic Gold Cup Finals appearance, the Reggae Boyz have advanced to the final four of this ongoing tournament here in the United States, and unlike many, goalkeeping captain Andre Blake is not surprised. Read More

Hickling, Nedrick place third at PanAm U-20 champs

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

Jamaica managed just two bronze medals on a tough first day of the 19th PanAmerican Under 20 track and field championships at Estadio Chan Chan in Trujillo, Peru, yesterday, with long jumper Tissanna Hickling and discus thrower Kevin Nedrick both placing third. Read More



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