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Keep pushing!

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

PHOENIX, United States — Like any hard taskmaster, Reggae Boyz Head Coach Theodore Whitmore is demanding more from his players even after they surprised many by advancing to the 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup Tournament semi-finals with a 2-1 triumph over Canada here inside the University... Read More

'Twin' Folkes glows from the shadows in national football set-up

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, July, 22 2017    

HAMILTON, Bermuda — Competitive sports cannot be played without using some sort of equipment. Keeping that equipment in good condition and safe for players to use is the job of equipment managers. Read More

Groom's Day takes spotlight at Caymanas Park

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Saturday, July, 22 2017    

The Eulitt Pitterson 10th race looks positioned to highlight the 11-race Groom's Day programme at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Jamaica boost medal count at Commonwealth Youth Games

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

Jamaica added two more bronze medals in the track and field competition at the Commonwealth Youth Games being held at Thomas A Robinson National Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas, on yesterday's second day, to push the total medals to three, including a silver won on... Read More

Melbourne, JDF lock horns in Senior Cup final

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

Reigning champions Melbourne CC will take on former winners Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) at Sabina Park in this weekend's final of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) two-day Senior Cup cricket competition. Read More

ATL, MOE 'A' in netball playoffs

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

MINISTRY Of Education (MOE) 'A' and Appliance Traders Limited (ATL) will face each other in the feature match of the 2017 Business House Netball Association (BHNA) Open League competition playoffs at the Leila Robinson Courts starting today at 7:00 pm Read More

Bolt goes sub-10sec in Monaco Diamond League

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, July, 22 2017    

Jamaica's Usain Bolt produced his seasonal best of 9.95 seconds (+0.7 m/s) to win the men's 100m, and was the only Jamaican winner at the Monaco Diamond League in France yesterday. Read More

Report: Kyrie Irving asks Cavaliers to trade him

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

CLEVELAND, United States (AP) — Kyrie Irving wants the stage for himself. Read More

PHOTO: Bolt and the beautiful

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

Jamaican sprint superstar embraces young fan after season's best 9.95s at Monaco Diamond League Read More

Pensive Neymar stirs renewed PSG fever

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Neymar's decision to post a photo of himself in thoughtful contemplation sparked a fresh wave of speculation that he is on the verge of sealing a world-record 222 million-euro ($256.8 million) move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain. Read More

Germany edge Italy, Sweden sink Russia at women's Euro

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

DEVENTER, Netherlands (AFP) — Babett Peter's second-half penalty edged defending champions Germany to a 2-1 victory over 10-woman Italy at the women's Euro tournament in the Netherlands yesterday. Read More

Exotic Wagers

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6) Race 1) Vicious LookRace 2) St Bernard/Commanding AviatorRace 3) Western BullRace 4) Milagro/Adoring Lady/Lady JaelaRace 5) Atomic Prince/Jolly D/Arthur's Dream Read More

Ronaldo will remain Real player '2-3 more years', says Zidane

Saturday, July, 22 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) – Cristiano Ronaldo will be remain a Real Madrid player for "the next two-three years", coach Zinedine Zidane said Saturday, ending talk the Bernabeu superstar might depart for Manchester United. Read More

Bolt confronts compatriot McLeod, South Africa's Simbine in Monaco

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer reidp@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, July, 21 2017    

Triple world record holder Usain Bolt will face a massive test today as he lines up in the men's 100m at the Monaco Diamond League meeting in the principality, his final tune-up before the IAAF World Championships in London starting in just under two weeks' time. Read More

Interim JFF boss wants to oversee key changes before tenure ends

Friday, July, 21 2017    

PHOENIX, Arizona — Bruce Gaynor, interim president of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF), might have less than two months to lead the local governing body, but he has big plans to effect critical changes over the long term. Read More



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