Sports

Former track athlete Kristen McGregor revels in bodybuilding

Having previously tried her hand as a track athlete in the sprints during her years at the University of Technology, (UTech) and then at rugby, Kristen McGregor eventually came to the realisation that her true love lies in bodybuilding. Read More

Orpheus favoured for Open Allowance feature
Orpheus , who has been sprinting in his last four starts, gets the perfect distance of nine furlongs and 25 yards (1,820m), and should bag the top-rated Open Allowance event on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park today. ... Read More

Spinner Adam Zampa targets Tallawahs success
The last time Adam Zampa was on show in the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) with Guyana Amazon Warriors, things did not go as well as he had hoped, but the Australian leg-spinner is now optimistic that the 2018 campaign with the Jamaica Tallawahs will be more...... Read More

Jamaica squad named for Goodwill Swim Meet
Jamaica will be sending a 32-member swimming team to the 24th staging of the Goodwill Swim Meet in Barbados between August 17-19.... Read More

INSPORTS Challenge Cup netball semi-finals on today

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

The semi-finals of the Inaugural staging of the Institute of Sports (INSPORTS) Challenge Cup High School netball championship will be played at Manchester High netball court today. Read More

Lucea, Mt Pelier in Hanover FA Major League final

PAUL A REID Observer Writer | Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

LUCEA, Hanover — Former champions Lucea FC and Mt Pelier DC qualified for the final of the Hanover Football Association Island Lux Beach Park / Negril and MP Ian Hayles Western Hanover/CDF Major League final after semi-final wins at Watson Taylor Park last... Read More

Reggae Crocs target speed for Olympic qualification

Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

Jamaica's athletes have long established themselves among the fastest in global track athletics. Read More

Titans clash

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

It will be a clash of the titans at Sabina Park today as Andre Russell's Jamaica Tallawahs will lock horns with the Chris Gayle-led St Kitts and Nevis Patriots in match eight of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Twenty20 tournament. Read More

Jerome Taylor increases tally as Somerset win again

Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor moved his tally of wickets to 15 from eight matches after grabbing a brace to help fire Somerset to a 29-run victory over Glamorgan and to the top of the group standings in the T20 Blast here. Read More

Exotic Wagers — August 15, 2018

Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6) Race 1) Pandora's Box/Laws Of The Code/Ice Ice BabyRace 2) Runjohnny Run/Mr AmbassadorRace 3) KingswoodRace 4) Cat's RiggerRace 5) Polly B/Crucial AppealRace 6) Copperfield/Light Brigade/Sundance Read More

Photos: TITANS CLASH

Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

Jamaica Tallawahs Captain Andre Russell.St Kitts & Nevis Patriots skipper Chris Gayle (CPL via Getty Images) Read More

Messi to skip Argentina friendlies — reports

Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AFP) — Captain Lionel Messi will miss Argentina's next four friendly matches, according to local press reports yesterday. Read More

Sri Lanka edge out South Africa by 3 wickets

Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AFP) — Spinner Lakshan Sandakan starred in Sri Lanka's hard-fought three-wicket win over South Africa in the only Twenty20 International after bowling out the visitors for their lowest total in the game's shortest format. Read More

Bielsa keeps Leeds flying, Villa extend hot streak in League Cup

Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Patrick Bamford celebrated his first Leeds start with a goal as new boss Marcelo Bielsa extended in his flying start with a 2-1 win against Bolton in the League Cup first round yesterday. Read More

Bakayoko moves to AC Milan, ends disappointing Chelsea spell

Wednesday, August, 15 2018    

ROME, Italy (AFP) — France international Tiemoue Bakayoko has signed on loan for AC Milan, the resurgent Serie A side announced on Monday, bringing an end to the midfielder's frustrating spell at Chelsea. Read More



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