Miss Jamaica Toni-Ann Singh crowned Miss World

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Toni-Ann Singh, Miss Jamaica World is Miss World 2019.Singh won from a field of 114 contestants at the 69th edition of the pageant. Read more


JOA pushes for Winter Olympics

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

The Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) continues its drive to raise the bar in Olympic winter sports and to establish Jamaica as a competitive 'podium' brand in replicating the success that the country enjoys in the Summer Games. Read More

Batsmen guilty as Windies slump to defeat

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

NORTH SOUND, Antigua (CMC) — A batting meltdown saw West Indies Under-19s squander a golden opportunity for their second win of the Tri-Nations Series, when they slumped to a 29-run defeat to England Under-19s here Sunday. Read More

St Richard's, Pembroke Hall to contest KSAPSA football final today

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

DEFENDING champions St Richard's Primary and Pembroke Hall will meet in the 2019 IDEAL Finance Corporation Limited Kingston and St Andrew Primary Schools Association (KSAPSA) football final today at Melrose School, starting at 1:00 pm. Read More

Nedd wrecks England to give Windies victory

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

NORTH SOUND, Antigua (CMC) — Left-arm spinner Ashmead Nedd spearheaded a brilliant come-from-behind effort as West Indies Under-19 defended a small total to beat England Under-19 by 36 runs in the opening match of the Tri-Nations Series here Friday. Read More

Racing snaps for Friday, December 6, 2019

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Trainer Gary Subratie showing love to Rachel's Grace.Lazer Light in full flight as he scores another win. The jockey is Dane Nelson.Leading jockey Christopher Mamdeen with his winning mount, K J Express. Read More

Racing snaps 2 for Friday, December 6, 2019

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Apprentice Anthony Allen taking photos in the winners' enclosure after winning onCapturemyship. (Photos: Naphtali Junior)Jockey Aaron Chatrie in the crosshairsDreamingofanna completing the triple for jockey, Dane Nelson. Read More

Next assignment for Maximum Security – Pegasus World Cup

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

After Maximum Security pulled clear of Spun to Run to prevail by 3 1/2 lengths in Saturday's Cigar Mile (G1), connections celebrated not just that he'd won another race, but basked in the bigger picture of how this three-year-old colt conducts business. Read More

Kukulkan an easy winner of Gulfstream's Copa Confratemidad del Caribe

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Kukulkan took command on the far turn and pulled away to a seven-length victory Sunday (December 8) in the Copa Confratemidad del Caribe at Gulfstream Park in Florida, USA, giving him a second-straight victory on Clasico del Caribe day. Read More

Davis scores 50 to propel Lakers over Timberwolves, Heat find a Herro

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Los Angeles, United States (AFP) — Anthony Davis scored 50 points to power the Los Angeles Lakers to a 142-125 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday that gave the Western Conference leaders the best record in the NBA. Read More

Super mare Winx with first foal

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

Champion Australian mare Winx , who before her retirement earlier this year tallied a remarkable 25 Group 1 wins and four Cox Plates, is almost officially in foal. Read More

Hollie Doyle breaks British female jockey record

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Hollie Doyle set a new mark for a female jockey's wins in a calendar year in Britain when she brought up victory number 107 on Thursday (December 5) on Class Clown at Southwell. Read More

Joao Moreira and Japan dominate at Hong Kong races as Win Bright wins Hong Kong Cup

Tuesday, December, 10 2019    

HONG KONG, China (AFP) — Superstar jockey Joao Moreira shone at Sunday's Hong Kong International Races at Sha Tin, as Japan put the finishing touches on a year of global dominance, winning three of the four features. Read More

Belief made the difference for Clarendon College, says Coach Hyde

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Monday, December, 9 2019    

A 46-minute delay due to issues with the floodlights at National Stadium could do little to deter the focus or the determination of Clarendon College (CC) who defended the ISSA Olivier Shield title they won last year. Read More

Portmore condemn wasteful Molynes to 5th-straight loss

By Howard Walker Observer senior reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, December, 9 2019    

Champions Portmore United continued their surge towards a play-off spot with a workmanlike 2-0 win over a wasteful Molynes United in their Red Stripe Premier League match at Constant Spring yesterday. Read More

Teddy fires Tivoli Gardens past Dunbeholden

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, December, 9 2019    

A 59th-minute penalty by former Reggae Boy Jermaine “Teddy” Johnson handed Tivoli Gardens a welcome 1-0 victory over Dunbeholden FC in a lukewarm Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) affair, as they moved out of the relegation zone for the first time in a long... Read More


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