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Former Chelsea star Malouda appeals to CAS over French Guiana ban

Wednesday, January, 10 2018    

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AFP) —Former Chelsea winger Florent Malouda, who was given a two-match ban for playing for French Guiana at last year's CONCACAF Gold Cup, will appeal his suspension at the Court of Arbitration for Sport today. Read More

Faulkland extend lead in Zone Two of Super League

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Wednesday, January, 10 2018    

GRANVILLE, St James — Faulkland FC extended their lead at the top of the points table in Zone Two of the Jamaica Football Federation/Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League on Sunday after beating former champions Granville United 2-0 at Granville Community Centre in a... Read More

Brathwaite, Roach remain in top 20 as Rabada assumes top spot

Wednesday, January, 10 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies' two highest-ranked players, Kraigg Brathwaite and Kemar Roach, lost ground but remained in the top 20 of the International Cricket Council's player rankings released yesterday. Read More

Timberwolves trounce Cavaliers, Thomas ejected

Wednesday, January, 10 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves humbled LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, leading by as many as 41 points en route to a 127-99 triumph in Minneapolis. Read More

Bolt's pal Bailey out to dazzle Bayern

Wednesday, January, 10 2018    

BERLIN, Germany (AFP) — Bayer Leverkusen forward Leon Bailey plans to prove against Bayern Munich on Friday that the Jamaican winger is even quicker with the ball at his feet than close friend Usain Bolt as the Bundesliga returns from its winter break this weekend. Read More

Anderson off to Caribbean Combine

Wednesday, January, 10 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — It's all's well that ends well as Jamaica's Oneil Anderson left the island this morning where he will finally get a chance to participate in the 2018 Major League Soccer (MLS) Caribbean Combine trial that started in Florida on Tuesday. Read More

Gordon hopes to prop up MBU on brief return

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Champions of the Red Stripe Premier League as recently as the 2014-2015 season, Montego Bay United (MBU) have found themselves in the bottom half of the table for the greater part of the 2017-2018 season, which has been less than pleasing for their... Read More

JFF targets 'A' game as host of FIFA summit

BY SEAN A WILLIAMS Deputy sport editor | Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) appears to be pulling out all the stops in its effort to put on a first class show that typifies Jamaica's hospitality savviness, when it hosts the FIFA Executive Football Summit (FIFA EFS) next Thursday. Read More

Boys' Town, Humble Lion split points

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Sitting at the foot of the 12-team Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) points table for some time now without gaining a point, Boys' Town FC broke the lean spell of poor performances with a hard-earned 1-1 draw against 10th-placed Humble Lion FC, at Barbican playing field on... Read More

Bolt secures trial with Borussia Dortmund

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Paris , France (AFP) — Sprint legend Usain Bolt said Sunday he hopes to still see his dream of becoming a professional footballer come true, when he undergoes a trial at German top flight club Borussia Dortmund. Read More

Racing photo page1 - January 9, 2018

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Mayor of Spanish Town Norman Scott (centre) presents the St Catherine Cup to David Lumsden - representing the owner of the winning horse, Zephyr. Brando Hayden, chief operating officer at Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited, looks on. Read More

Racing photo page2 - January 9, 2018

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

New trainer Keisha Lawrence exchanging thoughts with jockey Phillip Parchment.Trainer Ryan Darby (left) with his winner, Oh My Grand PaThe best viewing position at the Park. Read More

Combine hopefuls

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

St Andrew Technical High School's (STATHS) outstanding goalkeeper Jeadine White along with three other Jamaicans — Alex Marshall, Maalique Foster and Oneil Anderson — are among 23 players that will strut their stuff at the 2018 Major League Soccer (MLS)... Read More

Photo: My ball!

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Portmore United's goalkeeper Shaven Paul (left) and Arnett Gardens' Damari Deacon challenge for possession of the ball during Sunday's top-of-the-table Red Stripe Premier League encounter, at Spanish Town Prison Oval. Leaders Portmore United thrashed Arnett Gardens 5-1 to inflict a first defeat... Read More

Molynes United swamp Central Kingston 8-0

Tuesday, January, 9 2018    

Jeremy Nelson and Nicholas Nelson shared six goals as Molynes United FC swamped Central Kingston FC 8-0 in a Magnum/KSAFA Super League cross-zone match at Winchester Park on Saturday. Read More



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