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No love lost for the glove

Out-of-favour West Indies wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin thinks he still has something to offer at the highest level despite relieving himself of glove duties in this season's regional four-day cricket championship. Read More

St Ann serves big in volleyball
It was a day of fun, excitement and rigorous competition at the Golden Grove All-Age School last week when primary schools from across St Ann battled for the top school honour in the St Ann Volleyball Association Primary School competition.... Read More

West Windies must learn from series loss — Brathwaite
HAMILTON, New Zealand (CMC) — Kraigg Brathwaite said it was important for West Indies players to go back to the drawing board and make the necessary adjustments to their game, as they looked to learn from the 2-0 drubbing in the recent series against New...... Read More

Quest repeat as JISA/Tastee netball champions
Quest Prep defended their JISA/Tastee netball title when they staved off the challenge of former champions Hydel Prep 17-10 at the Leila Robinson Courts on Tuesday.... Read More

New RSPL leader

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

Former champions Portmore United extended their unbeaten run to provisionally move to the top of the points standing following a come-from-behind 2-1 win over the resurgent Waterhouse FC in a heated mid-week Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) contest at Spanish Town Prison Oval... Read More

Tivoli Gardens pile on more misery on Boys' Town

BY HOWARD WALKER Observer senior reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

A cheeky free kick by Junior McGregor highlighted Tivoli Gardens' easy 3-0 win over a dismal Boys' Town outfit in their Red Stripe Premier League match at the Edward Seaga Sports Complex yesterday. Read More

Pacer Cummins makes strides in ICC rankings

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Fast bowler Miguel Cummins has made excellent progress in the Test bowling rankings, jumping 14 places in the latest release yesterday.The right-armer now lies 63rd in the rankings led by England's Jimmy Anderson. Read More

Table tennis week to climax with National Champs

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

TABLE Tennis Jamaica's week of celebrations will climax with the playing of the annual three-day National Championships to be held December 15-17 at the GCFoster College of Physical Education and Sports in Spanish Town, St Catherine. Read More

JC target U-14, U-16 double

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Thursday, December, 14 2017    

Jamaica College will seek to exert total dominance over their urban area schoolboy football counterparts when they go on the hunt for the final two jewels in the crown today. Read More

Another blow as Windies lose ground in Test rankings

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies have taken another blow to their Test ranking following their 2-0 series defeat to New Zealand. Read More

Williamson rested for last two Windies ODIs

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (CMC) — Captain Kane Williamson will be be rested for the last two One-Day Internationals against West Indies, while George Worker will replace the injured Martin Guptill at the top of the order for the three-match series starting next... Read More

Prosecutors urge conviction in FIFA trial

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — US prosecutors urged a New York jury to convict three wealthy South American former football officials “on all counts” in the face of “overwhelming” evidence, delivering closing arguments yesterday at the FIFA corruption... Read More

Leonard returns but Spurs stumble; James leads Cavs rout

Thursday, December, 14 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Kawhi Leonard made his long-awaited return from injury but could not stop San Antonio from an upset defeat in Dallas on Tuesday night, while LeBron James led the Cleveland Cavaliers to a ninth-straight win. Read More

Portmore United look to go top of RSPL

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, December, 13 2017    

Portmore United could go top of the Red Stripe Premier League if they beat the improving Waterhouse FC at Spanish Town Prison Oval, in one of four midweek games on today. Game time is at 3:00 pm. Read More

Good to go!

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, December, 13 2017    

The preparation phase is over and the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ASATT) Invitational Championships now beckons for Jamaica's young swimmers. Read More



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