Sports

Shamaree Muir back home recovering from injury

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Tuesday, October, 15 2019    

Overseas-based Jamaican jockey, Shamaree Muir, who is back home riding, made his first appearance at Caymanas Park on Saturday when he climbed aboard the Borris McIntosh-owned and trained Dee Danger in the day's second race. Read More

2019 Diamond Mile contenders

Tuesday, October, 15 2019    

THE 5th RUNNING OFTHE (BG&LC/SVL) DIAMOND MILE (GR.I)PURSE: JMD$14,000,000 - (USD$115,000 approx.)1600 METRESFOR NATIVE-BRED AND IMPORTED THREE-YEAR-OLDS AND UPWARD(TO... Read More

Rocketing star Medvedev revives Russia's tennis hopes

Tuesday, October, 15 2019    

MOSCOW, Russia (AFP) — Daniil Medvedev, Russia's number one tennis player, yesterday signed caps and tennis balls for fans in his native city of Moscow, hours after landing from China, where he won the Shanghai Masters Sunday. Read More

Sanchez could need ankle surgery, says Chile coach

Tuesday, October, 15 2019    

ALICANTE, Spain (AFP) — Inter Milan attacker Alexis Sanchez could be out for three months with an injury suffered in a friendly international against Colombia, Chile c oach Reinaldo Rueda said yesterday. Read More

Zimbabwe readmitted as International Cricket Council member

Tuesday, October, 15 2019    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — Cricket chiefs readmitted Zimbabwe as an International Cricket Council (ICC) member yesterday following a three-month suspension over political interference. Read More

Ukraine reach Euro 2020

Tuesday, October, 15 2019    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Ukraine booked their place in Euro 2020 after squeezing past Portugal, as Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 700th career goal on a night stained by Bulgaria fans racially abusing England players while their side were hit for six in Sofia. Read More

Injured Neymar out for four weeks, say PSG

Tuesday, October, 15 2019    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Paris Saint-Germain striker Neymar will be out for four weeks with a hamstring injury he suffered playing for Brazil, the French club said yesterday. Read More

Teams vie for remaining daCosta Cup 2nd-round spots

PAUL A REID Observer writer | Monday, October, 14 2019    

The remaining four spots in the second round of the ISSA/WATA daCosta Cup football competition are to be decided today as the return round ends with a seven-game schedule. Read More

Coach Waite wants more from Reggae Boyz

BY IAN BURNETT Sport editor | Monday, October, 14 2019    

Reggae Boyz Assistant Coach Jerome Waite has claimed that Jamaica's labourious 2-0 victory over Aruba on Saturday was due partly to the opposition's vastly inferior quality, coupled with his players' inability to maintain a high standard regardless. Read More

Tridents break Amazon Warriors hearts to lift CPL title

Monday, October, 14 2019    

TAROUBA, Trinidad (CMC) — A resurgent Barbados Tridents inflicted a demoralising 27-run defeat on favourites Guyana Amazon Warriors to win their second Caribbean Premier League title here on Saturday. Read More

Jamaica cop first CGA Four-Ball Championship

Monday, October, 14 2019    

Jamaica entered the Caribbean Golf Association Four-Ball Championships with high hopes of copping a first country championship, especially since they were fielding a full team for the first time. Read More

Flying high

Monday, October, 14 2019    

Defending champions Portmore United continued their resurgence with a 2-1 win over The University of the West Indies (UWI) FC at Spanish Town Prison Oval yesterday. Read More

Teenage star Gauff beats Ostapenko to win first WTA title

Monday, October, 14 2019    

LINZ, Austria (AFP) — Teenage prodigy Coco Gauff won her first Women's Tennis Association (WTA) title yesterday following a 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 victory over Jelena Ostapenko in the final in Linz that saw her hold her first trophy aloft aged 15. Read More

'Invincible' Medvedev thumps Zverev to win Shanghai

Monday, October, 14 2019    

SHANGHAI, China (AFP) — Daniil Medvedev conceded that he had been “invincible” after he won his fourth title of a spectacular year with a thumping 6-4, 6-1 victory over Alexander Zverev in the Shanghai Masters final yesterday. Read More

Poland, Russia reach Euro 2020

Monday, October, 14 2019    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Poland and Russia secured their places at Euro 2020 with victories over North Macedonia and Cyprus respectively yesterday, while Germany and the Netherlands boosted their hopes of reaching the finals. Read More



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