Windies taking proactive approach to ICC qualifiers — Holder

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — West Indies Captain Jason Holder says planning has already begun for the ICC World Cup qualifiers in March as the Caribbean side looks to book their spot in the 2019 One-Day showpiece in England. Read More

Keeping it real
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad & Tobago — Sydney Schneider is like the Andre Blake of Jamaica's Under-20 Reggae Girlz team. She is number one.... Read More

Vere sound early warning
Dotted across Jamaica's track and field history are women who have excelled on the local and international stage during different era.... Read More

Leaders Portmore face Lion challenge in Confed derby
LEADERS Portmore United will be looking to return to their dominant ways when they welcome Humble Lion FC to Spanish Town Prison Oval in Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) midweek action today.Kick-off is scheduled for 3:00 pm.... Read More


Wednesday, January, 17 2018    

Nadine Thomas (right), brand manager for Ensure, first-time sponsors of the McKenley/Wint Track & Field Classic, hands over a symbolic cheque to Calabar High School Principal Albert Corcho at the launch of the third staging of the event at Jamaica Baptist Union in Kingston yesterday. Read More

Sure fit

Wednesday, January, 17 2018    

Calabar High School will be hosting the third staging of the McKenley/Wint Track and Field Classic on Saturday on the school grounds at 61 Red Hills Road, starting at 8:30 am. Read More

Girlz press on despite flight delay snag

SHERDON COWAN AT THE CONCACAF U-20 WOMEN'S CHAMPIONSHIP In Trinidad | Wednesday, January, 17 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad & Tobago — A series of delayed flights plagued Jamaica's Under-20 Reggae Girlz team ahead of the CONCACAF Women's Championships kick-off, as Head Coach Lorne Donaldson had is first training session with a number of players still yet to arrive here in the... Read More

Six chase James B Dawes Memorial Trophy

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, January, 17 2018    

The perennial James B Dawes Memorial Trophy race will highlight a low-key midweek, nine-race card at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Exotic Wagers - January 17, 2018

Wednesday, January, 17 2018    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6)Race 1) My Elle BelleRace 2) Drummer Boy/Daddy's Dilemma/Royal AviatorRace 3) Chrisanli/Khaleesi's Revenge/IctusRace 4) Piano Man/Ruby Rose/Prince Kamali Read More

Durant in command as Warriors down Cavs

Wednesday, January, 17 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Kevin Durant scored 32 points as the Golden State Warriors overpowered the Cleveland Cavaliers with a late rally to score a 118-108 win, in a pulsating clash between the two NBA arch-rivals on Monday night. Read More

Breeders on edge

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Tuesday, January, 16 2018    

The directors of the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (TOBA) are scheduled to meet this morning (Tuesday January 16, 2018) to discuss the 'removal' of the long-standing breeder's bonus payment on a number of races by the promoting company, Supreme Ventures... Read More

Goodison, Pitterson-Nattie are Insports primary schools ambassadors

Tuesday, January, 16 2018    

Olivia Grange, minister of sport, yesterday announced former national football player Ian “Pepe” Goodison and former National netball player and current coach, Oberon “OB” Pitterson-Nattie as ambassadors for the Insports National Primary football... Read More

Spurs take aim at Hummingbirds, again

Tuesday, January, 16 2018    

A clash between Netball Jamaica's Berger Elite League big two, Manchester Spurs and Kingston Hummingbirds, will highlight today's double-header with a 6:00 pm schedule at the Leila Robinson Courtsat the, National Stadium complex. Read More

Windies to tangle with dangerous Irish in World Cup qualifiers

Tuesday, January, 16 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies will go head to head with nemeses Ireland in their quest to reach the ICC 2019 Cricket World Cup, after being installed in Group A of the World Cup qualifiers in Zimbabwe starting in March. Read More

Reggae Youth, Faulkland FC score big wins

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Tuesday, January, 16 2018    

C LARKS TOWN, Trelawny — Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League leaders Reggae Youths and Faulkland FC scored big wins on Sunday as the first round came to a close. Read More


Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon