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'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

Ambris urges teammates to remain focused
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

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

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

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

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

U-17 Girlz tackle Bermuda in CFU qualifiers

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Jamaica's Under-17 Women's team will begin the defence of their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Championship title when they tackle Bermuda in a Group F contest, the first game of a double-header at the famous Stade Sylvio Cator Stadium in the Haitian capital... Read More

CB Group UWI 5K to honour Asafa Powell

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

It's a fairly long way from barrelling down the tracks of the world, and an even longer way from tinkering with cars and harbouring mechanic dreams in the hills of St Catherine. Read More

Grandison finds delight in leading Portmore's dream start

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

Last season's losing Red Stripe Premier League finalists Portmore United have gotten off to flying start to the 2017-2018 season with three wins and a draw for 10 points from four games. Read More

JFF boss says chase still on for Leon Bailey

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

Since the start of the 2017-2018 European club football season, one of the most-talked-about young players has been Bayer Leverkusen winger, Jamaican-born Leon Bailey. Read More

Tivoli get first win, clip Harbour View 1-0

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

Tivoli Gardens FC lifted themselves off the foot of the Red Stripe Premier League standing by defeating a reluctant Harbour View FC 1-0, to register their first win of the 2017/2018 season in a late kick-off at the Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex on Monday... Read More



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