Holder backs West Indies pacemen to shine against England

BIRMINGHAM, England (AFP) — West Indies Captain Jason Holder believes his pacemen can help the “huge underdogs” make life uncomfortable for England during their upcoming Test series. Read More

A.P.I strolls home in Clifford Grey Memorial Cup feature
It turned out to be an afternoon stroll in the park for A.P.I as the Anthony Nunes-trained first-time runner was convincing in winning the Dr Clifford Grey Memorial Cup feature by five-and-a-half lengths at Caymanas Park yesterday.... Read More

Binnie wins 8th CASA Senior Championships title
Squash sensation Chris Binnie added to his record-breaking tally by winning an unprecedented eighth title at the Caribbean Area Squash Association's (CASA) Senior Championships in Kingstown, St Vincent and the Grenadines, on Tuesday night.... Read More

Tallawahs keep Stars winless with breathless chase
GROS ISLET, St Lucia (CMC) — Reigning champions Jamaica Tallawahs romped to their third straight win of their Caribbean Premier League campaign when they came from behind to beat the luckless St Lucia Stars in an entertaining contest here Tuesday night.... Read More

Bleak forecast

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

LONDON, England (CMC) — Legendary former seamer Sir Curtly Ambrose has held out little hope for embattled West Indies in the three-Test series against England starting here today. Read More

Maude McLeod High withdraws from daCosta Cup

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

DARLISTON, Westmoreland  Read More

2017 IAAF World Champs

With Paul Reid | Thursday, August, 17 2017    

To say the results of the IAAF World Championships that ended in London on Sunday was disappointing from a Jamaican perspective is to put it mildly. Read More

If nothing else, expect a competitive Windies

with Garfield Myers | Thursday, August, 17 2017    

Back in 1976, when Clive Lloyd and his young, immensely talented team trampled all over England, the weather was their friend.Meteorologists described June, July and August of 1976 as among the hottest, driest English summers ever. Read More

Photo: Bleak forecast

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

West Indies players take part in a training session yeterday, on the eve of the first day of the first cricket Test against England at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England. (Photo: AFP) Read More

Trelawny 50-over competition bowls off

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

After a 16-year absence, the Trelawny Cricket Association (TCA) has restarted its domestic 50-over competition in the parish. Read More

Stewart fires Windwards as Guyana, T&T also win easily

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Batsman Emmanuel Stewart returned from West Indies Under-19 duty to immediately stamp his authority as he steered Windward Islands to a convincing seven-wicket victory over Jamaica in the opening round of the Regional Under-19 one-day championship here... Read More

Mark Stoneman only change for England

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom (AFP) — Mark Stoneman will be the lone change to England's side for the start of the first Test against the West Indies at Edgbaston today, captain Joe Root announced. Read More

Showdown! St James FA Under-20 semi-finalists to be decided this weekend

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, August, 17 2017    

 The semi-finalists in the St James Football Association Sandals International Under- 20 will be decided this weekend as the regular season of the competition winds down. Read More

US teen Tiafoe stuns Zverev to end treble title bid

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

CINCINNATI, United States (AFP) — US teen wildcard Frances Tiafoe shocked seventh-ranked Alexander Zverev 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 yesterday, advancing to the third round at the WTA and ATP Cincinnati Masters. Read More

England are 'beatable' insists West Indies great Richards

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

BIRMINGAHM, United Kingdom (AFP) — Vivian Richards has insisted England are "beatable" as he urged the West Indies to restore a sense of pride during their Test series against Joe Root's men.The first of a three-match contest starts at Birmingham's Edgbaston ground on Thursday... Read More


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