Miss Jamaica Toni-Ann Singh crowned Miss World

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Toni-Ann Singh, Miss Jamaica World is Miss World 2019.Singh won from a field of 114 contestants at the 69th edition of the pageant in London today. Read more

Sports

Whitmore leads successful coaches of Concacaf B Licence course

As the plea for better-quality football increases in Jamaica, so does the need for more qualified coaches to meet this demand. Read More

Record-setting Alvaranga Swimmer's 50m butterfly win leads Ja's medal charge on day two at ASATT Invitational
After whetting their appetites for medals on the opening day of the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ASATT) Marlins Invitational Championships, Jamaica's young swimmers upped the ante with an impressive six-medal haul on day two at National Aquatics Centre in Couva on...... Read More

Francis hails 2019 Reggae Marathon a success
Negril , Westmoreland — The 19th staging of Reggae Marathon, Half-Marathon, and 10K at Norman Manley Boulevard on Sunday morning has been hailed as a success by Meet Director Alfred “Franno” Francis, after just over 2000 athletes from 34 countries...... Read More

Crafty and Ready for Dye Job Sprint
Crafty and Ready, an American-bred bay colt who made an encouraging debut when finishing second to another foreigner, Sir Alton eight days ago, looks all set to go one better in the $980,000 Dye Job Sprint, one of three trophy races on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park...... Read More

Exciting times ahead for Windies, says Estwick

Saturday, December, 14 2019    

CHENNAI, India (CMC) — Despite a recent disappointing record in One-Day Internationals (ODI), Assistant Coach Roddy Estwick believes the signs are there that West Indies are about to turn around their fortunes in the format. Read More

JCA Super League continues today

Saturday, December, 14 2019    

A top-of-the-table clash between Central Titans and visitors Northern Panthers at Chedwin Park will highlight this weekend's sixth round of the Jamaica Cricket Association's two-day Super League.Play is scheduled to start at 10:00 am today. Read More

Rooney admits frustration as he waits for Derby debut

Saturday, December, 14 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Wayne Rooney has admitted his frustration at being forced to wait until January to play for Championship side Derby. Read More

Patrick's got it Cover'd

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Saturday, December, 14 2019    

TRYALL, Hanover — American Patrick Cover will take a one-shot lead into today's third and final day of the 52nd Alacran Jamaica Golf Association (JGA) Open at Tryall Club in Sandy Bay, Hanover, after shooting a four under par 68 in yesterday's second round for a two-round seven... Read More

Windies suffer third loss as batting fails again

Saturday, December, 14 2019    

NORTH SOUND, Antigua (CMC) — West Indies' free fall in the Under-19 Tri-Nations Series continued here Thursday with a five-wicket defeat at the hands of England. Read More

17th Wesley Powell Track and Field Meet on today

Saturday, December, 14 2019    

The 17th staging of the Wesley Powell Heart Institute of the Caribbean Track & Field Meet takes place today at Excelsior High School in Kingston. Read More

JN Bank Open Tennis Championships serves off today

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Saturday, December, 14 2019    

DEFENDING champions Rowland Phillips and Pauline Hilton will attempt to defend their men's and women's singles titles as the 2019 JN Bank Open Tennis Championships get under way today at Liguanea Club, at 9:00 am. Read More

Smith blinder puts Australia on top against NZ

Saturday, December, 14 2019    

PERTH, Australia (AFP) — A stunning catch by Steve Smith snared the prized wicket of Kane Williamson as Mitchell Starc tore through the New Zealand top order on the second day of the first Test in Perth yesterday. Read More

Red-hot 76ers hand Celtics first loss at home

Saturday, December, 14 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Joel Embiid scored a season-high 38 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers ended the Boston Celtics perfect home record with a 115-109 win on Thursday. Read More

Aussie Brabazon takes up CWI coaching role

Saturday, December, 14 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) has appointed Australian Chris Brabazon as its first-ever coach education manager, a move aimed at “producing world-class players” for the international sides. Read More

Herbert Morrison remain dominant in rural basketball competitions

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Saturday, December, 14 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Both Herbert Morrison Technical teams scored over 100 points on the same day as they romped two wins over Irwin High in the ISSA Western Conference Boys basketball Competition at Montego Bay Boys Club on Wednesday and extended their perfect... Read More



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