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$2million flows from Crystal Spring Water into Run For Your Heart 5K, 2K

HEART Foundation of Jamaica is targeting at least 3,000 participants for its Crystal Spring Water/Run For Your Heart 5K Run/Walk and 2K Run, to be held on Sunday, February 2, 2020, according to Romaro Samuels, product manager at Cari-Med Group Limited, who made the announcement at a... Read More

FM Joshua Christie claims second Grand Prix Tournament
After a brief hiatus from the local chess scene, FIDE Master (FM) Joshua Christie returned to claim his second Jamaica Chess Federation (JCF) Grand Prix title at the 2019 NM Dr Harold Chan Open, held recently at Liberty Academy.... Read More

USA Cricket thrilled for 'outstanding' Walsh
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — USA Cricket has hailed Hayden Walsh's selection to the West Indies limited overs side, branding the leg spinner an “all-round talent” and a “world-class” fielder who they expect to excel at the highest level.... Read More

Ziadie, DaCosta top Bernard Cridland Memorial
Chad Ziadie and Simone DaCosta were crowned new champions of the Bernard Cridland Memorial Sporting Clays tournament, which was hosted by Friendly Lodge 239EC at Jamaica Skeet Club (JSC) in Portmore on Sunday.  Ziadie, the highest overall (HOA) winner with a score of...... Read More

Hover Craft to land knotty 5th race

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, October, 19 2019    

The Wayne DaCosta-trained Summer Sun and Hover Craft seem more advanced than rivals and could have a battle among themselves in the top-rated Non-Restricted Overnight Allowance event at Caymanas... Read More

Digicel helps Couples Resorts raise US$30,000 for Bahamas relief efforts

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

Digicel representatives Key Account Manager Olivia Tate (left), Corporate Sales Manager Ricky Purkiss (second left), and director of sales and distribution and golfer Delroy Anderson (right), congratulate Montego Bay businessman Richard White (centre), and CEO of Couples Resorts Glenn Lawrence. Read More

Waterhouse, Cavalier to continue setting pace in Women's Premier League

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Saturday, October, 19 2019    

DEFENDING champions Waterhouse Football Club and Cavalier Football Club should increase their leads in Zones A and B, respectively, as the 2019 JFF/Lascelles Employees and Partners Co-operative Credit Union Women's Premier League competition continues today at several venues, starting at... Read More

Petrojam, Seprod claim Business House football titles

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

Former champions Petrojam won their seventh Western Sports-sponsored Kingston and St Andrew Business House Football title when they came from a goal down to clip defending champions GraceKennedy, recently. Read More

Pakistan sack Sarfaraz as Twenty20, Test skipper

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

LAHORE, Pakistan (AFP) — Pakistan sacked Sarfaraz Ahmed from his post as Twenty20 and Test skipper on yesterday, a week after he led the side to a shocking 0-3 home defeat against an inexperienced Sri Lanka. Read More

'Up-and-down' performances behind failed season, says Pollard

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Captain Kieron Pollard has pointed to inconsistency as the main reason behind Trinbago Knight Riders' (TKR) disappointing performance in the just concluded Caribbean Premier League.TKR entered the T20 domestic tournament as... Read More

Dwayne Bravo supports decision to drop younger brother

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Veteran all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has backed the decision by selectors to drop his younger brother Darren Bravo for the upcoming Afghanistan series. Read More

Barca, Real agree to new date after Clasico postponed due to protests

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

MADRID, Spain (AFP) — Barcelona and Real Madrid have agreed to a new date of December 18 for the Clasico, after Spain's biggest football match was postponed yesterday due to protests in Catalonia. The fixture was set to be Barcelona's first home game since nine... Read More

Klopp keen to make Man Utd wait for turnaround

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes Manchester United will turn their floundering fortunes around, but wants to make sure they have to wait at least another week to do so.Klopp's men travel to Old Trafford on Sunday, already... Read More

Quarters beckon

By Paul A Reid Observer writer | Saturday, October, 19 2019    

CLARENDON PARK, Clarendon — Defending champions Clarendon College, former champions St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS), Garvey Maceo High and Dinthill Technical, as well as eight other schools will take leads into today's return-leg games of the second round of the... Read More

Save your money!

Saturday, October, 19 2019    

Olympian Juliet Cuthbert-Flynn is encouraging athletes to learn about financial literacy early in their career to prepare themselves for life after athletics. Read More



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