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English Premier League returns plus Madrid derby

BY CHRISTOPHER SAWYERS Contributor | Friday, November, 17 2017    

This Saturday, November 18, The English Premier League and the other top-flight leagues in Europe return after the international break. Read More

ELEVEN HORSES CLAIMED ON WEDNESDAY

Friday, November, 17 2017    

Eleven horses were claimed on the 10-race midweek programme at Caymanas Park on Wednesday. Read More

Russian TV will 'not show Winter Olympics' if team banned

Friday, November, 17 2017    

MOSCOW, Russia (AFP) — Russian state television said Friday it would not broadcast the Winter Olympics from South Korea next year if the Russian team is banned from the games over doping. Read More

'Tuft' act to follow

Thursday, November, 16 2017    

Minister of Health Dr Christopher Tufton matched the dance moves of recording artistes RDX on stage, living up to his “Jamaica Moves” campaign that encourages all of Jamaica to incorporate at least 30 minutes of physical activity daily. Read More

Nesta Carter at CAS to contest doping disqualification

Thursday, November, 16 2017    

Lausanne, Switzerland (AFP) — Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter was present at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) yesterday to contest his disqualification for doping, a ruling that saw Usain Bolt stripped of one of his nine Olympic gold medals. Read More

'10 out of 10!'

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Thursday, November, 16 2017    

It is not often that goalkeepers are the centre of attention at the end of a game, unless they have made huge blunders. Read More

Pace trial expected for Windies in lone tour match

Thursday, November, 16 2017    

AUCKLAND, New Zealand (CMC) — West Indies are expected to face a fiery test in their only tour game here later this month after selectors on Tuesday named the exciting pace trio of Lockie Ferguson, Adam Milne and Scott Kuggeleijn in a strong New Zealand A side for the three-day... Read More

Alliance Buccaneer Golf Tournament launched

Thursday, November, 16 2017    

The Alliance Buccaneer Memorial Golf Tournament was launched yesterday at the Constant Spring Golf Club in Kingston. Read More

Joy for STATHS

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, November, 16 2017    

St Andrew Technical High School (STATHS) have set up an ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup semi-final date with Kingston College after edging many-time champions St George's College 4-3 on penalties in the Group G play-off at Constant Spring Field yesterday. Read More

'Gunning' all the way

Thursday, November, 16 2017    

English-based Jamaican Michael Gunning continued his bid for a spot on the team to next year's Gold Coast Commonwealth Games when he lowered the national records in the both the 200-metre butterfly and freestyle events at the British University and College Sports... Read More

Reggae Boy Williams stars as Louisville lift USL Cup

Thursday, November, 16 2017    

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (CMC) — Jamaican forward Devon Williams provided the all-important assist as Louisville City FC scored late to snatch a 1-0 victory over Swope Park Rangers and lift the United Soccer League Cup here on Monday night. Read More

ICC investigating approach during Windies, Zimbabwe series

Thursday, November, 16 2017    

LONDON, England (CMC) – Cricket's world governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), is investigating an approach made to Zimbabwe Captain Graeme Cremer to fix parts of the recent two-Test series against West Indies. Read More

CONCACAF announces 'League of Nations' competition

Thursday, November, 16 2017    

MIAMI, United States (AFP) — The governing body for football in North, Central America and the Caribbean (CONCACAF) confirmed a radical overhaul of international soccer in the region on Thursday, announcing plans for a competitive "League of Nations" tournament aimed at replacing... Read More

STGC, STATHS will finally have day of reckoning weather permitting

Wednesday, November, 15 2017    

St George's College (STGC) and St Andrew Technical High School (STATHS) will meet in the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup Group G quarter-final play-off, in a bid to secure the final semi-final spot at Constant Spring field, in a 2:30 pm encounter today. Read More

Two trophy races to highlight midweek programme

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, November, 15 2017    

Two trophy races are carded on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park today, but it is the native-bred three-year-olds (NW2)/Imported three-year-olds and upward maidens Restricted Allowance caper, that will do the job of highlighting. Read More



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