Windies already eyeing World Cup success — Cameron

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) President Dave Cameron says the Caribbean side are using the ICC World Cup qualifiers in Zimbabwe to plot their capture of the showpiece in England next year. Read More

The race is on!
ONLY two match days remain in the preliminary phase of the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL), but the frantic race to the play-offs is as intense as ever with eight teams vying for four remaining places.... Read More

Favoured horses dismantled
After creating major upsets, Disability Charm (Soul Warrior – Runin On Empty) and El Profesor (Casual Trick – The Principal) have both emerged as the front-runners for the upcoming 1,000 and 2,000 Guineas Classic races on April 14 and 15 respectively, following convincing...... Read More

Holder gives Paul thumbs up for impressive debut
HARARE, Zimbabwe (CMC) — Highly regarded all-rounder Keemo Paul has come in for high praise from West Indies c aptain Jason Holder following his international debut against Afghanistan on Thursday.... Read More


Sunday, March, 18 2018    

Jamaica's Kemahl Russell (right) has his hands outstretched after knocking Mexico's Jorge 'Michi' Muņoz in the second round of their North American Boxing Federation (NABF) Junior Middleweight title fight at the National Arena on Friday night. Referee Eion Jardine takes evasive action. The fight... Read More

Photo: Thumbs up!

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

Members of Jamaica's Sunshine Girls — (from left) Vangelee Williams, Shanice Beckford, Stacian Faqcey, Nicole, Kerryann Beckford, Khadijah Williams, Jodian Ward,Rebekah Robinson and Adele Thomas — all flash smiles while giving the proverabial thumbs up prior to departing for... Read More

Oh, what a fight night!

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Sunday, March, 18 2018    

Jamaica's Kemahl Russell retained his North American Boxing Federation (NABF) Junior Middleweight title by knocking out Mexican challenger Jorge “Michi” Muņoz in two minutes and five seconds of the second round of their eight-round contest at the National Arena in Kingston on... Read More

Bangladesh regret bad behaviour in Sri Lanka T20

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AFP) — Bangladesh cricket authorities yesterday expressed regret over disciplinary incidents during Friday's ill-tempered Twenty20 International against hosts Sri Lanka, warning players that they must uphold the spirit of the game. Read More

Sandals Golf and Jerk Festival to boost junior golf programme

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

In an effort to boost the sport of junior golf in Jamaica, Sandals Golf and Country Club will be staging the inaugural Sandals Golf and Jerk festival on Saturday, May 5, at their majestic golf course in Upton, St Ann. Read More

Sir Curtly eyes return following Level 3 certification

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Fast-bowling legend Sir Curtly Ambrose says he is eyeing a return to coaching after becoming one of the latest batch of 25 officials from the Caribbean and North America to complete the Level Three certification. Read More

Eriksen double sends Spurs into FA Cup semis

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

SWANSEA, United Kingdom (AFP) — Christian Eriksen proved Tottenham can thrive without Harry Kane as the Dane's double sent them into the FA Cup semi-finals with a 3-0 win at Swansea yesterday. Read More

FIFA lifts three-decade ban on Iraq hosting international matches

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

BOGOTA, Colombia (AFP) — FIFA has lifted its three-decade ban on Iraq hosting international football, a move hailed by the country's sports authorities yesterday as a boost for its most popular game. Read More

Warriors fall to Kings with Durant out, Casspi hurt

Sunday, March, 18 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Defending champions Golden State saw Kevin Durant sidelined for two weeks, Israeli forward Omri Casspi hurt and their bid to overtake Houston for the NBA's best record falter Friday with a 98-93 loss to Sacramento. Read More

Jamaica off to good start in Carifta Water Polo Champs

Saturday, March, 17 2018    

Jamaica's Under-16 male and Under-19 female water polo teams will be seeking to keep their winning momentum going on today's second day of the Carifta Water Polo Championships after both made positive starts in day one action at the National Aquatic Centre in Kingston... Read More

Grand Prix a stepping stone to the big hurrah — coach

Saturday, March, 17 2018    

According to assistant coach Omar Hawes, Calabar's stellar performance at the Digicel Grand Prix finale recently was basically a training day. Read More


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