Sports

Let's play!

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

In his very own words, Dalton Wint believes friendly international matches are crucial to the growth of the national technical programme. Read More

Player development should have roots in clubs — Wint

BY SEAN A WILLIAMS Deputy Sport Editor | Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

Though he is still getting his feet wet as general secretary of the cash-strapped Jamaica Football Federation (JFF), Dalton Wint is unfettered in casting his views regarding the nation's football. Read More

THE TRINIS ARE COMING!

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

The third running of the US$115,000 Diamond Mile is poised to host its first overseas runners, as three Trinidad-based horses – Leading Lady , Thisonesforron and ... Read More

The 'teacher' returns

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

With the Burger King-sponsored Superstakes Race Day done and dusted last Saturday, full attention now turns to the two-year-olds. Six juveniles are to contest the Abbie Grannum Memorial Cup at Caymanas Park tomorrow. Read More

Commander Two — the win, how he came into the hands of Patrick Taylor

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

Several outstanding performances were achieved on the Burger King-sponsored Super Day at Caymanas Park on Saturday. Among the top performers that drew attention was Commander Two, a two-year-old bay gelding by Forest Danger - Hurricane Michelle bred at Everglades Farms... Read More

RACING NEWS…RACING NEWS…RACING NEWS…RACING NEWS…

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

ROCKDALE RELEASES MAIDEN TAG Read More

Poor Yearling Sale

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

The 2017 Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (TOBA) Yearling Sale, which was held in the official car park at Caymanas Park on Sunday, failed to meet its usual high standards. Read More

Italy miss out on World Cup as Sweden qualify

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

Milan , Italy (AFP) — Italy failed to reach the World Cup for the first time since 1958 yesterday as they were held to a 0-0 draw in the second leg of their play-off at San Siro by Sweden, who qualified with a 1-0 aggregate victory. Read More

Liverpool halted

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

NEWCASTLE, England (AFP) — Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool resurgence ran aground yesterday as Georginio Wijnaldum inspired Newcastle United to a much-needed 2-0 home win that eased the pressure on their manager Steve McClaren. Read More

Global media paid bribes, FIFA trial hears

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

NEW YORK, United States (AFP) — A former executive who cut a plea deal with US prosecutors told New York's FIFA trial Tuesday that media companies, including Fox Sports, paid bribes to secure television rights to soccer matches. Read More

Qualifiers for 2018 World Cup

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

PARIS, France (AFP) — The 30 nations that have already booked their place for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, after Denmark qualified on Tuesday: Read More

STATHS v St Georges Manning Cup match tomorrow

Tuesday, November, 14 2017    

ST ANDREW, Jamaica — St Andrew Technical High School and St George's College will have to wait another day to settle the score in their make-or-break ISSA/FLOW Manning Cup play-off originally scheduled for today.The match, which is postponed until tomorrow due to the inclement... Read More

Tivoli blank Humble Lion 2-0

Monday, November, 13 2017    

Two second-half goals by Howard Morris and Colorado Murray propelled Tivoli Gardens to a 2-0 win over Humble Lion in their Red Stripe Premier League match at the Edward Seaga Complex yesterday. Read More

Batting frailties hamper Scorpions in rain-affected contest

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Monday, November, 13 2017    

Frailties in the Jamaica Scorpions batting line-up were exposed on Saturday's third and penultimate day as visitors Barbados Pride wrested the upper hand in the severely rain-affected regional four-day contest at Sabina Park. Read More

Shiv ton frustrates Hurricanes as Jaguars draw

Monday, November, 13 2017    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Veteran former West Indies left-hander Shiv Chanderpaul carved out a phenomenal 77th first class hundred and passed 27,000 career runs, as he rescued Guyana Jaguars and forced a draw on the final day of their Regional f... Read More



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