Sport

Wizards spellbound by rampant Raptors, Celtics down Bucks

Thursday, April, 19 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 37 points as the Toronto Raptors overwhelmed the Washington Wizards 130-119 to take a 2-0 lead in their best-of-seven Eastern Conference NBA play-off series Tuesday. Read More

STETHS outlast Innswood to lift Spalding Cup

Thursday, April, 19 2018    

ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica — St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) regained the ISSA GraceKennedy Financial Group Spalding Cup title after taking first-innings honours in the drawn three-day play-off match against Innswood High at STETHS field. Read More

Arnett Gardens FC boss Patrick Roberts resigns

Thursday, April, 19 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Patrick Roberts has resigned as president of the Arnett Gardens Football Club, effective May 9, 2018. Read More

Gayle's sixth IPL hundred deals Sunrisers first defeat

Thursday, April, 19 2018    

MOHALI, India (CMC) — Superstar Chris Gayle dispelled any lingering notions his powers were on the wane by lashing an imperious hundred, to fire Kings XI Punjab to a 15-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad here Thursday. Read More

Flow Foundation contributes $4.2m to schools attending 2018 Penn Relays

Thursday, April, 19 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Flow Foundation is contributing $4.2 million to fund the trip of 30 Jamaican high schools and tertiary institutions that will be attending the upcoming Penn Relays Carnival. Read More

Ultra-rich Diamond Mile set for December 1

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

The region's most lucrative and glamorous horse-racing event, the ultra-rich Diamond Mile, sponsored by the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) in partnership with Supreme Ventures Limited (SVL) and its subsidiary Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment... Read More

Rain intervenes as STETHS reach 141-6 against Innswood

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

SANTA CRUZ, St Elizabeth — Torrential rainfall ended play abruptly with St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) on 141-6 against Innswood High on yesterday's opening day of the ISSA/GraceKennedy Financial Group Spalding Cup three-day cricket match at STETHS playing... Read More

Lewis looks to add to Team Jamaica's lead in Contender Series

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

Team Canada's Waseem El Sinawi believes he has the ammunition of height, reach, jab and overall boxing skills to destroy his Jamaican opponent Ramel Lewis and hand Canada their first win in the third fight of the Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Contender Boxing Series at the... Read More

Duckie's Waterhouse knock out Arnett Gardens

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

There will be a new champion of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) after title-holders Arnett Gardens crashed 1-2 at Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex for a 1-3 aggregate semi-final loss on Monday night. Read More

Golf & Jerk Festival

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

It will be the first of its kind in the world, said conceptualiser Miguel Arthurs as Sandals Foundation launched its inaugural junior Golf and Jerk Festival to be held on Saturday, May 5. Read More

Bicknell wins ITF Trinidad Trinity Cup

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

BLAISE Bicknell of Jamaica defeated Andrew Mariados of the United States of America in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3 to capture the 2018 Group Four International Tennis Federation (ITF) Trinidad Trinity Cup Tournament at the National Racquet Sports Centre in Trinidad and Tobago last Saturday. Read More

Different approach, same result for aggressive J'cans in Wray & Nephew Contender

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

Richard “Frog” Holmes and Nico Yeyo might pretty much have similarly aggressive styles when it comes to boxing. However, both Jamaicans exhibited a different approach and came up with largely contrasting victories in their opening clashes of Season Eight... Read More

Somerton take lead in Sandals/ATL Senior League semis

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Somerton FC have taken the lead after the first leg of their St James Football Association's Sandals/ATL Senior League semi-finals on Friday after edging Heights FC 2-1 at the UDC Field. Read More

St James D2 football continues today

Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Four teams will kick-start their quest for honours today as the St James Football Association Guardian Group Division Two competition continues with two games. Read More

Bogue FC into Sandals/ATL Division 1 final

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Wednesday, April, 18 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Bogue FC are the first qualifiers for the final of the St James Football Association Sandals/ATL Division One, after a pulsating and action-packed 3-2 overtime win over title-favourites Cambridge United in their second-leg semi-final at UDC field on Monday,... Read More



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