Sports

Daley returned unopposed as president of St James FA

Friday, November, 8 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Gregory Daley was on Monday night returned unopposed as president of the St James Football Association at their voting congress at Corinaldi Avenue Primary.Daley will serve a new four-year term, along with his executives. Read More

Thomas hundred gives Hurricanes record win over title holders

Friday, November, 8 2019    

BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CMC) — Devon Thomas's second List A hundred powered Leeward Islands Hurricanes to a massive 198-run victory over Combined Campuses and Colleges Marooners, as the Group A hosts made a bold statement of intent in the curtain-raiser here... Read More

TIME TO SPARKLE – as Toona Ciliata, Stranger Danger, She's A Maneater vie for the richest prize – The Diamond Mile

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, November, 8 2019    

The 2019 edition of the Supreme Ventures Limited and Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission-sponsored Diamond Mile is upon us and once again the public awaits another showdown involving all the best horses currently in training. Read More

I have not received my Diamond Mile trophy from last year – jockey Robert Halledeen

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 8 2019    

Last year's Diamond Mile provided jockey Robert Halledeen with his biggest ever success in the pigskin when he piloted the Robert Pearson-trained Will In Charge to victory by the shortest of margins over Bigdaddykool. Read More

Trevor 'Slicer' Simpson gets his first Diamond Mile ride

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 8 2019    

Trevor Simpson, a five-time jockey champion, is back home after plying his riding skills on the North American circuit, mainly in Canada, he will ride for the first time in the Diamond Mile. Read More

Reggae Gone Grammy back in good nick

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 8 2019    

Trainer Fitznahum Williams brought Reggae Gone Grammy to the wicket in unbeatable condition and the three-year-old bay filly with consummate ease brushed aside a competitive Restricted Allowance II field of native-bred three-year-olds... Read More

Shane 'The Canterman' Ellis shares his thoughts on the Diamond Mile

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, November, 8 2019    

The 2019 Triple Crown-winning and former champion jockey Shane Ellis spoke with this reporter in an interview at the track after his early morning exercise of horses on Tuesday (November 5) about his thoughts on the Diamond Mile as he prepares to ride, Supreme... Read More

Diamond Mile to decide Horse of the Year

BY KARL ANGELL Observer Racing Writer | Friday, November, 8 2019    

The Diamond Mile has gained added significance as it could decide the 2019 Horse of the Year title. Read More

The BGLC Stakes a wide-open Overnight

Friday, November, 8 2019    

With an increased Diamond Mile purse, there is little wonder that the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission (BGLC) Stakes at the Overnight level has attracted a field of 14 competitive horses. Read More

DIAMOND MILE DRAW OF POST-POSITIONS

Friday, November, 8 2019    

The draw for post-positions involving the 16 horses participating in this year's fifth edition of the Diamond Mile took place on Wednesday last (November 6) inside the trainers' room at Caymanas Park. The Diamond Mile which will be run tomorrow (November 9) at Caymanas Park is sponsored by... Read More

Wow Wow a shiny diamond in BGLC/TOBA Racing Series event

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, November, 8 2019    

K first of three races for horses bought in the Yearling Sale unfolds tomorrow over 5 furlongs with Wow Wow seeking another big payday.Wow Wow comes up against six other rivals in this two-year-old contest. Read More

Trainers, owner comment on their chances in the Diamond Mile

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Friday, November, 8 2019    

The following are comments from three trainers and one owner with horses in the Diamond Mile about the post-position they received and the preparation of their horses. Read More

England claim first blood in New Zealand T20 series

Friday, November, 8 2019    

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AFP) – A maiden half century from James Vince powered England to a convincing seven-wicket victory over New Zealand in the opening Twenty20 international in Christchurch yesterday. Read More

Croatian footballer in trouble for killing chicken on pitch

Friday, November, 8 2019    

ZAGREB, Croatia (AFP) — A Croatian animal rights group said yesterday it would file charges against a local footballer who kicked a chicken to death during a semi-professional match over the weekend. The incident took place on Sunday when a brood of chickens ran onto a pitch in... Read More

The big boys - Liverpool and Manchester City clash in English Premier League

BY CHRISTOPHER SAWYERS | Friday, November, 8 2019    

It was a dramatic weekend at the top of the Premier League, with plenty of late twists to the games as Liverpool and Manchester City scored very late winners. Read More



ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon
ADVERTISEMENT