Sports

Scintillating Hetmyer hundred headlines tour match

Thursday, November, 9 2017    

BRISBANE, Australia (CMC) — Rookie Shimron Hetmyer continued to press his case for a return to the Test team, with another whirlwind hundred on the opening day of a two-day tour match against Northern Suburb Districts Invitational XI here yesterdayday. Read More

Brathwaite takes Titans to first win in BPL

Thursday, November, 9 2017    

SYLHET, Bangladesh (CMC) — West Indies Twenty20 captain Carlos Brathwaite played only a minor role, but it helped Khukna Titans deal Sylhet Sixers their first defeat of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) with a six-wicket victory yesterday. Read More

Man City announce record 473.4m revenues

Thursday, November, 9 2017    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Premier League leaders Manchester City yesterday announced record revenues of 473.4 million ($619.9 million, 534.5 million euros) for the past financial year. Read More

Goetze hopes to reboot Germany career at Wembley

Thursday, November, 9 2017    

BERLIN, Germany (AFP) — Germany's World Cup-winner Mario Goetze hopes to use tomorrow's friendly against England at Wembley to kick-start his international career after a year on the sidelines. Read More

'Greek Freak' conjures magic for Bucks, but Cavs unstoppable

Thursday, November, 9 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo produced a scintillating 40-point master class, but it was not enough to stop LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers from claiming a thrilling victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Tuesday... Read More

Scorpions 77-0 as rain curtails play

Thursday, November, 9 2017    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Due to persistent rainfall, only an hour's play was possible on Thursday's opening day of the regional four-day match between Jamaica Scorpions and Barbados Pride at Sabina Park.The Scorpions are 77 without loss after winning the toss and electing to bat in... Read More

'Some things will have to change,' says Duckie

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

Former Reggae Boy Assistant Head Coach Donovan Duckie has returned to Waterhouse Football Club for a second stint, and he knows the job of changing the fortunes of this struggling club is a huge one, but he says he is up to the task. Read More

Arnett Gardens pip MBU to remain unbeaten in RSPL

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

Defending champions Arnett Gardens FC continued their unbeaten run in the Red Stripe Premier League with a plucky 1-0 win against former champions Montego Bay United FC at the Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex on Monday night. Read More

The hunt is on!

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

SANTA CRUZ, St Elizabeth — Fans of free-flowing, attacking football could be in for a treat today when three-time champions Clarendon College and Dinthill Technical, who are seeking their first hold, meet in the ISSA/FLOW Ben Francis knockout final at the St Elizabeth Technical... Read More

Kevaughn Campbell — CB Group UWI 5K Scholarship winner achieving through focus

Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

It's been a somewhat arduous road for Kevaughn Campbell. Read More

Herbert Morrison look to maintain unbeaten run in basketball

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions Herbert Morrison will host Holland High today in a double-header, as they seek to maintain their 100 per cent win record in the ISSA/Western Conference schoolboy basketball competition. Read More

Sweet taste of revenge

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

The expression 'Revenge is a dish best served cold' is becoming all too familiar with Jamaica College, as they once again turned the tables on their North Street rivals. Read More

'Dark Blues' reign!

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

Jamaica College (JC) defeated Kingston College (KC) 2-1 in an exciting encounter to lift their third ISSA/FLOW Walker Cup title inside the National Stadium yesterday. Read More

Top seed Bicknell advances in Jamaica Cup ITF Junior Tennis quarter-finals

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

Jamaica's top seed Blaise Bicknell eased past Japan's Ryota Kaneda in straight sets 6-1, 6-2 in the boys' 18 and under singles as the 2017 staging of the Jamaica Cup International Tennis Federation (ITF) Juniors Tournament continued at the Liguanea Club in New Kingston... Read More

Jamaica hunt third win in CAC Games hockey qualifier

Wednesday, November, 8 2017    

Jamaica's women's hockey team will be looking for their third-straight win when they tackle Guyana in the 2017 Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games qualifying hockey tournament at the Jamaica National (JN) Mona Hockey Field in Kingston today, starting at 12:30... Read More



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