Sports

Edwin Allen, St Jago set to defend titles at Central Champs

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Edwin Allen and St Jago High schools will go in defence of their titles at what is expected to be another explosive staging of the Digicel Central Championships, which takes centre stage at G C Foster College today. Read More

Cavalier, Waterhouse share two goals

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Cavalier Soccer Club and Waterhouse Football Club continued their vigil for a top-six place in the Red Stripe Premier League, with a creditable 1-1 draw at Stadium East on Sunday. Read More

Price predicts quick return of Boys' Town to RSPL

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior Staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Following Boys' Town's relegation from the Red Stripe Premier League on Sunday, head coach Andrew Price is hoping for a speedy return to top flight football. Read More

Nathan Hinds captures inaugural Humphrey Gayle Memorial Chess tourney

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

After six rounds, the 2018 Humphrey Gayle Memorial Candidates Chess Tournament (HGM) came to a close at the Jamaica Olympic Association recently, with Nathan Hinds finishing on four points. Read More

PCJ Group supports National Schools Chess Champs

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

The PCJ Group is back on board as title sponsor of the 2017/18 National Schools Chess Championships, this time with a sponsorship package valued at more than $460,000. Read More

Racing guide photos 1 — February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Breeder of Money Magnet, Edison Chai (left) proudly carries the Eileen Cliggott Trophy following the win on Saturday (Feb 17, 2018). With Chai at right is close friend Dr Graham Brown. (Photos: Naphtali Junior) Read More

Racing guide photos 2 — February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Monique Azan making sure Honey Ryda understands that she is pleased after the victory on Saturday Feb 17, 2018 at Caymanas Park. At left is Monique's husband, trainer Richard Azan.These two are enjoying their time at the racetrack.Calm, cool and collected. Read More

PP Boxing Production set to stage international series

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

On January 2 during a contract signing ceremony at OMG Restaurant in Mandeville, PP Boxing Production signed contracts with four of the local boxers booked to participate in the second staging of The Jamaica Elimination Boxing Series on Saturday at the Manchester High... Read More

Eltham crowned Sandals Netball League champions

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

Eltham defeated Bethel Town 33-31 in an epic final of the Sandals/Beaches Ocho Rios Eltham Netball Community League recently at the Eltham Community Centre. Read More

Kent clinch semi-final spot after rain-affected win

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

COOLIDGE, Antigua (CMC) — In a match marked by several notable individual performances, including career-best spells from Orlando Peters and Adam Riley, and a series of stoppages for rain, Kent Spitfires claimed a 23-run victory under the Duckworth/Lewis/Stern Method over Leeward... Read More

Valley Equine Massage reaches deep to ease horse muscle

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

HAMILTON, Mont. (AP) — In changing her career from high-stress critical care, trauma, and flight nursing throughout the United States, a Stevensville resident and horse enthusiast is focusing on equine massage. Read More

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE — Messi aims to score against Chelsea at ninth attempt

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

LONDON (AP) — As unlikely as it sounds, Lionel Messi is still waiting to score his first goal against Chelsea after drawing a blank in eight previous Champions League matches. Read More

Windies A take two-nil lead after innings win

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — West Indies A trounced England Lions by an innings and 17 runs at Sabina Park with a day to spare to take an unbeatable two-nil lead in the three-match “Test” series between the teams. Read More

Windies A close in on two-nil series lead

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — West Indies A marched closer to victory at lunch on Tuesday's third day of the second unofficial four-day Test against England Lions at Sabina Park, by restricting the tourists to 104-5 in their second innings.The Lions still require an additional 173 runs... Read More

McLeod, Thompson named on World Indoors team; Blake returns after suspension

Tuesday, February, 20 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Defending 60m hurdles champion Omar McLeod and 60m bronze medallist Elaine Thompson were named on a 30-member Jamaican team to compete at the IAAF World Indoors to be held in Birmingham, UK, March 1-4.Sixteen women and 14 men were name by the selection panel... Read More



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