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South Africa looking for change of fortune in third Test against England

Wednesday, January, 15 2020    

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa (AFP) — South African Captain Faf du Plessis returns to one of his most productive venues, seeking a change of form and fortune in the third Test against England starting at St George's Park tomorrow. Read More

Warner, Finch tons help Australia pummel India by 10 wickets

Wednesday, January, 15 2020    

MUMBAI, India (AFP) — Openers David Warner and Aaron Finch struck dominant centuries in a record partnership to power Australia to a crushing 10-wicket win over India in the first One-Day International (ODI), yesterday. Read More

Lakers streak hits nine with Cavs win, Gilgeous-Alexander leads Thunder

Wednesday, January, 15 2020    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James scored 23 of his 31 points in the second half as the Los Angeles Lakers broke open a close game to register a ninth straight NBA victory, 128-99 over the Cleveland Cavaliers. Read More

Sigma goes virtual

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

Numerous individuals at home and abroad now have the opportunity to participate in the Sagicor SIGMA Corporate Run with the introduction of the 'My Sigma Virtual Run' for this year's 22nd staging of the event. Read More

1,500 make early bird registration for Sigma Run

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

With just over a month to the popular Sagicor SIGMA Corporate Run, Alysia White, executive director of Sagicor Foundation, said 1,500 people have already met the early registration deadline which is well above last year's figure. Read More

Dunbeholden held at UWI to end second round

Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

Dunbeholden Football Club were unable to extend their win streak to four games in a row when they were held to a 0-0 result by strugglers The University of the West Indies (UWI) Football Club at Mona Bowl on Sunday. Read More

Pollard pleased by 'total team game' following whitewash

Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

ST GEORGE'S, Grenada (CMC) — Captain Kieron Pollard has praised West Indies for executing a “total team game” after they beat Ireland by five wickets in the third One-Day International (ODI) on Sunday to complete a 3-0 series whitewash. Read More

Hologram Shadow wins on 100th appearance

Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

Old-stager Hologram Shadow makes 100th start a win Read More

Waterhouse, Cavalier take leads in JFF Women's KO semis

Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

DEFENDING champions Waterhouse Football Club as well as Cavalier Football Club scored wins in the first leg of their two-way 2019/2020 Jamaica Football Federation (JFF)/Lascelles Employees and Partners Co-Operative Credit Union Women's knockout competition played at the UWI/JFF Captain... Read More

Horses to follow in 2020

Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

A young reader of The Supreme Racing Guide, after reading the 'Top 12 Horses to Follow in 2020' in last Friday's publication submitted her own list. Readers please note that this assessment was written before the race day of Saturday, January 11, 2020. Read More

Palmer to the rescue

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

AFTER his match-saving efforts against Trinidad and Tobago Red Force in the regional four-day tournament opener, former Jamaica Scorpions skipper Paul Palmer says not being burdened by leadership responsibilities has allowed him the freedom to focus more on his... Read More

The $6,496,128 caper

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

It was a fortuitous day for one punter at the end of the 11-race programme at Caymanas Park on Saturday, January 11, 2020.The lucky punter pocketed a whopping $6,496,128 as the sole winner of the popular exotic wager, the Twilight 6. Read More

Emrit fireworks hands Challengers victory but Russell flops in Royals loss

Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CMC) — Seamer Rayad Emrit and veteran Chris Gayle combined to fire Chattogram Challengers to an important seven-wicket victory in yesterday's Bangladesh Premier League eliminator, but superstar Andre Russell had a match to forget as his Rajshahi Royals slumped to... Read More

Racing Snaps 3 for Saturday, January 11, 2020

Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

Jensuneera Steel with the Figure 8 on releases the maiden tag with apprentice Raddesh Roman in the saddle. (Photos: Joseph Wellington)This regular racing fan as usual is early for the races. Read More

Racing Snaps 2 for Saturday, January 11, 2020

Tuesday, January, 14 2020    

Jockeys Delroy Beharie (left) and Ameth Robles exchanging thoughts. (Photos: Joseph Wellington)A jockey shows the equipment used after his weigh-in.This beautiful young lass getting ready to take a nap while at the races. Read More


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