Sport

The JOA wants 10 sporting teams in Tokyo Olympics in 2020

With the retirement of Jamaica's most recognisable sporting hero of all time, Usain Bolt, the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA) is readying itself to build on the legacy left by the great man, but not just in the area of track and field. Read More

Malta focused on development meets with Grand Prix Scholarships
In a show of its continued commitment to the development of track and field, D&G Malta has renewed its support for student athletes with a pledge of $200,000 in scholarships for standouts in the Digicel Grand Prix Athletics Championships.... Read More

First major test for most Classic race aspirants
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Sparkling Shirley brings curtains down on Age Group Swim Champs
Having given their best effort in the pool, Jamaica's young sensations are now waiting with bated breath as the selection committee gets to work to amass the country's best age group team for the upcoming Carifta Swimming Championships.... Read More

RACING NEWS…RACING NEWS…RACING NEWS…

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

MARY'S GOLD, METICULOUS GET HOME Read More

Hamilton hits high

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Jahmar Hamilton made a battling century and Raymon Reifer fell just five runs short of three figures as West Indies “A” batted themselves into an almost impregnable position in the second unofficial four-day “Test” against touring England Lions at Sabina... Read More

Photo: HAMILTON HITS HIGH

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

England Lions' wicketkeeper Alex Davies (left) looks on as Jahmar Hamilton of West Indies 'A' plays a lofted drive on the second day of their second Test yesterday at Sabina Park. (Photo: CWI Media/Athelstan Bellamy) Read More

Edwin Allen, St Jago set to defend titles at Central Champs

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Edwin Allen and St Jago High schools will go in defence of their titles at what is expected to be another explosive staging of the Digicel Central Championships, which takes centre stage at G C Foster College today. Read More

Cavalier, Waterhouse share two goals

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Cavalier Soccer Club and Waterhouse Football Club continued their vigil for a top-six place in the Red Stripe Premier League, with a creditable 1-1 draw at Stadium East on Sunday. Read More

Price predicts quick return of Boys' Town to RSPL

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior Staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Following Boys' Town's relegation from the Red Stripe Premier League on Sunday, head coach Andrew Price is hoping for a speedy return to top flight football. Read More

Nathan Hinds captures inaugural Humphrey Gayle Memorial Chess tourney

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

After six rounds, the 2018 Humphrey Gayle Memorial Candidates Chess Tournament (HGM) came to a close at the Jamaica Olympic Association recently, with Nathan Hinds finishing on four points. Read More

PCJ Group supports National Schools Chess Champs

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

The PCJ Group is back on board as title sponsor of the 2017/18 National Schools Chess Championships, this time with a sponsorship package valued at more than $460,000. Read More

Racing guide photos 1 — February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Breeder of Money Magnet, Edison Chai (left) proudly carries the Eileen Cliggott Trophy following the win on Saturday (Feb 17, 2018). With Chai at right is close friend Dr Graham Brown. (Photos: Naphtali Junior) Read More

Racing guide photos 2 — February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Monique Azan making sure Honey Ryda understands that she is pleased after the victory on Saturday Feb 17, 2018 at Caymanas Park. At left is Monique's husband, trainer Richard Azan.These two are enjoying their time at the racetrack.Calm, cool and collected. Read More

PP Boxing Production set to stage international series

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

On January 2 during a contract signing ceremony at OMG Restaurant in Mandeville, PP Boxing Production signed contracts with four of the local boxers booked to participate in the second staging of The Jamaica Elimination Boxing Series on Saturday at the Manchester High... Read More



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