Willing and 'Able'

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — In football, the difference between winning and losing can boil down to a solid defence. Read More

'Watts' his name
A first-half brace from Kwesi Watts was enough to earn Lennon High a 2-0 win over Port Antonio High and easy passage to the quarter-final round of the ISSA/FLOW DaCosta Cup, with an aggregate score of 4-1 on Tuesday at the Juici Park Field.... Read More

Rusea's fight back to eliminate Brown's Town
DRAX HALL, St Ann — Former champions Rusea's High fought back from a first-leg deficit to beat Brown's Town High 5-4 on penalties at Drax Hall yesterday after they were tied 1-1 after 180 minutes of regulation and extra time in their ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup second-round...... Read More

Bridgeport, Calabar through to quarters
Bridgeport High and Calabar High advanced to the quarter-finals of the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup football competition despite contrasting results in their return-leg, second-round games at Constant Spring yesterday.... Read More

Girlz crash to Bermuda in CFU tourney

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Thursday, October, 19 2017    

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Despite a spirited second half, Jamaica's Under-17 Reggae Girlz went down 2-3 to Bermuda in their Group F contest in the CFU Championship at the Stade Sylvio Cator Stadium here yesterday. Read More

Ambris urges teammates to remain focused

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

FLORENCE HALL, Jamaica — Sunil Ambris is urging his West Indies 'A' teammates to stick to the plan when they face Sri Lanka 'A' in the second four-day 'Test' starting today at the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium. Read More

Feel the 'Blues'

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

Defending champion Jamaica College (JC) showed their true mettle by trouncing Charlie Smith High 3-0 and advanced to the quarter-finals of the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup 5-2 on aggregate yesterday. Read More

East v West showdown

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, October, 19 2017    

FROME, Westmoreland - Former champions FC Reno will be gunning to extend their good start in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) when they host high-flying UWI FC at the Frome Sports Complex on Sunday, starting at 3:30 pm. Read More

Morris wins Alliance National Amateur Golf Champs

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

Sean Morris held his nerve to be crowned the Alliance National Amateur Golf Championship winner at Caymanas Golf Club on Monday. Read More

CC start defence of ISSA/Freshhh titles tomorrow

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - Cornwall College will start the defence of both titles won last year when they take on Herbert Morrison Technical in the ISSA/Freshhh Under -14 and Under-16 football competition on Friday. Read More

Batting concerns for Taylor despite series sweep

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Captain Stafanie Taylor remains concerned about her side's batting despite their convincing clean sweep of last week's three-match One-Day International series against Sri Lanka Women. Read More

Big wins for Hillel, Wolmer's, Bright Beginnings

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

HILLEL Academy, along with Wolmer's, Bright Beginnings, St Jago and Quest went on goal-scoring sprees as the 2017 Jamaica Independence Schools' Association (JISA) football competition got uynder way on Saturday. Read More

PHOTO: Feel the 'Blues'

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

Jamaica College's Shaniel Thomas (right) rides a challenge from Ian Green of Charlie Smith High during their second-round return-leg Manning Cup encounter at Stadium East yesterday. Jamaica College won 3-0 to advance 5-2 on aggregate. (Photo: Garfield Robinson Read More

Chelsea snatch draw as Man Utd edge Benfica

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Chelsea were grateful to Eden Hazard for grabbing a 3-3 draw in a Champions League thriller against Roma yesterday, while Manchester United, Barcelona, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern Munich and Juventus all won. Read More

UPDATE: Sri Lanka A 97-2 vs Windies A at Lunch

Thursday, October, 19 2017    

TRELAWNY, Jamaica — Sri Lanka A, having won the toss and batted, were 97-2 after 27 overs against West Indies A at Lunch on day one of the second 'Test' at the Trelawny Multi Purpose Stadium here. Read More


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