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U-17 Girlz tackle Bermuda in CFU qualifiers

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
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
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
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

Rusea's face bubbly Browns Town in crucial clash

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

DRAX HALL, St Ann — Former champions Rusea's High will have their backs against the wall today as they travel to Drax Hall to face Brown's Town High trailing 0-1 in their ISSA/FLOW daCosta Cup return-leg second-round game, set to start at 3:00 pm. Read More

George's clip Jago

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

St George's College (STGC) laboured to a 1-0 win over St Jago High, while St Catherine High clipped Hydel High 2-0 in first-leg second-round action of the ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup yesterday at Spanish Town Prison Oval. Read More

KC, Excelsior tops in SportsMax High School Ranking

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

Kingston College and Excelsior High have been crowned Kings and Queens of high school sports based on a new and innovative scoring metric recently unveiled by regional sporting authority, SportsMax. Read More

Adamolekun sticking to her Jamaican roots

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Although Olufolasade Adamolekun could have represented Nigeria or the United States, the highly rated attacker has chosen Jamaica's Under-17 Women's team instead. Read More

Hard work pays off, says hometown

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

FLORENCE HALL, Jamaica — Damion Jacobs said there is no magic formula or secret to his success in the first unofficial Test against Sri Lanka 'A' at the Trelawny Multi-purpose Stadium last week. Read More

Powell, Kyle Hope star in Windies final dress rehearsal

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe (CMC) — Kieran Powell and Kyle Hope got into gear with half-centuries as West Indies had to settle for a draw with Zimbabwe “A” in their three-day tour match yesterday. Read More

J'can Dane Kelly wins USL Golden Boot

Wednesday, October, 18 2017    

FLORIDA, United States (CMC) — Dane Kelly has collected the first United Soccer League Golden Boot award of his career. Read More

Sandals, Cavalier in 1-1 deadlock

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

FROME, Westmoreland — Neither Sandals South Coast's Head Coach Aaron Lawrence nor his opposite number Rudolph Speid of Cavalier SC was happy with sharing the points in the battle of the promoted teams that ended 1-1 at Frome Sports Club. Read More

Portmore whip 10-man Waterhouse in RSPL

Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

Waterhouse FC 0Portmore United 5E Grandison (58th, 77th)J East (82nd, 86th)R Morris (71st)  Read More

As good as gold, next the search for diamonds

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, October, 17 2017    

The talented American filly Choo Choo Blue continued her impressive vein of form ahead of the ultra-rich Diamond Mile event in early December as she toppled rivals in an explosive 45th running of the Gold Cup on yesterday's 10-race Heroes' Day card at Caymanas Park. Read More



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