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River Plate fan starts 15-hour trek, instead of short drive

Sunday, December, 9 2018    

DOHA, Qatar (AFP) — If Qatar's bid to host the rescheduled Copa Libertadores final had been successful, River Plate fanatic Javier Maluf would have had a gentle 10-minute drive to see his heroes play. Read More

PSG 'vehemently deny' plan to sell Mbappe, Neymar over threat

Sunday, December, 9 2018    

PARIS, France |(AFP) —French champions Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) have quashed reports that the club could be forced to sell either Kylian Mbappe or Neymar in a bid to circumvent eventual Financial Fair Play (FFP) sanctions. Read More

Warriors cool off high-flying Bucks, Nets surprise Raptors

Sunday, December, 9 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 40 points as the Golden State Warriors avenged a November loss to the Milwaukee Bucks with a 105-95 victory on Friday. Read More

Red-hot Spurs ready to unleash more fury in BEL

Saturday, December, 8 2018    

MANCHESTER Spurs' players have no plan to drop their intensity when they play St Catherine Racers in the opening game of Netball Jamaica's Berger Elite League (BEL) triple-header at Leila Robinson Courts today. Read More

High hopes

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, December, 8 2018    

Robert Samuels, the head coach of Jamaica Scorpions, says he has “great hopes” for the fast bowling unit entering their opening game of the West Indies four-day cricket tournament away to Barbados Pride, starting next Thursday. Read More

Jamaican John Chin invited to Brazil tennis training camp

Saturday, December, 8 2018    

JAMAICAN junior tennis player John Chin is expected to wrap up a one-week training camp today at the Brazil Tennis Federation in Florianapolis, Brazil, on the invite of the South American Tennis Confederation. Read More

Stranger Danger takes aim at Dye Job feature

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, December, 8 2018    

Stranger Danger, an American-bred dark bay gelding, who was an encouraging winner on his debut event 49 days ago, seeks win number two when he takes on rivals in the Dye Job Sprint feature at Caymanas Park today. Read More

BOJ, Scotiabank dominate 2018 Interbank Football Awards

Saturday, December, 8 2018    

BANK of Jamaica (BOJ) and Scotiabank were the major winners at the 2018 Western Sports-sponsored Norman Goodison Interbank Football awards ceremony at the Bank Of Jamaica Auditorium recently. Read More

Curtain call! KC, CC battle for Olivier Shield supremacy

By Howard Walker Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, December, 8 2018    

It will be a battle for supremacy inside National Stadium today as Kingston College (KC) and Clarendon College (CC) clash in the Inter-secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Olivier Shield to decide the best schoolboy team in the island. Match time is 6:00... Read More

New Zealand win first away Test series over Pakistan in 49 years

Saturday, December, 8 2018    

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Debutant Will Somerville grabbed three key wickets to guide New Zealand to their first away series win over Pakistan in 49 years with a crushing 123-run win in the third and final Test yesterday. Read More

Inaugral civil service week 5k raised funds for charity

Saturday, December, 8 2018    

A strong contingent of civil servants, their family, friends and general supporters gathered at Emancipation Park last month to help raise funds for Sophie's Place and St Anthony's Children's Home. Read More

KSAFA/Guardian serve up early Christmas treat for young footballers

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Saturday, December, 8 2018    

AS the Yuletide season approaches, the Kingston & St Andrew Football Association (KSAFA) along with Guardian Life Limited will provide a football treat for over 100 boys attached to 31 clubs, institutions and academies at the third staging of the Guardian Life/KSAFA Under-10 Football... Read More

Wesley Powell, Tyser Mills meets on today

Saturday, December, 8 2018    

THE 16th staging of the Wesley Powell/Heart Institute of the Caribbean track and field meet runs off today at Excelsior High School grounds starting at 8:30 am. Read More

Carty steadies Hurricanes, Singh holds Jaguars together

Saturday, December, 8 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Keacy Carty's hundred made all the difference as Leeward Islands Hurricanes fought back against Barbados Pride on the opening day of their day/night opening round match of the Regional Four-Day Championship on Thursday. Read More

Injured Russell looking forward to World Cup

Saturday, December, 8 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) — After missing the T20I series in India due to injury, West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell says he is working on recovering in time to compete in the 2019 Men's Cricket World Cup in England. Read More



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