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Man City against Spurs again, JustBet offers Spurs at $8.00 for the win

BY CHRISTOPHER SAWYERS Contributor | Thursday, April, 18 2019    

The battle for the Premier League title is heating up and based on last week's result from the top two contenders are making very tense. Raheem Sterling's double put champions Manchester City in the lead a top the English Premier League table. Two hours later Mo Salah's wonder goal... Read More

Fight for NBA's – Most Valuable Player

BY MARK ARCHER Contributor | Thursday, April, 18 2019    

The NBA Playoffs got underway last Saturday and the individual match-ups are more competitive (and interesting) than expected. Especially following a 31-point, fourth quarter collapse by the JustBet $1.35 favourite Golden State... Read More

Supreme Soul shows his undoubted class

Thursday, April, 18 2019    

He was well-favoured to win the 45th running of the Jamaica 2000 Guineas and Supreme Soul did not disappoint with a smashing late run to lead by two lengths in a time of 1:38.4 for a mile at Caymanas Park on Sunday, April 14, 2019. Read More

Murray inspires Nuggets as Raptors, Blazers win

Thursday, April, 18 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) – Jamal Murray led a dramatic late fightback as the Denver Nuggets scored a series-levelling 114-105 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Tuesday in their Western Conference play-off duel. Read More

Axed Windies selectors set to contest dismissals

Thursday, April, 18 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Legal counsel for the recently-sacked Cricket West Indies selection panel, Tony Astaphan, has slammed comments by Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Ricky Skerritt regarding their removal, and also plans to challenge the manner of their dismissal in... Read More

Aguilleira, Mohammed dropped for England tour

Thursday, April, 18 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — West Indies selectors have announced a 14-member women's squad for the upcoming tour of Ireland and England, which sees the exclusion of the experienced duo of Anisa Mohammed and former captain Merissa Aguilleira. Read More

Domino officials to focus on rule enforcement this season

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

According to league organisers, the 2019 National Association of Domino Bodies (NADB) Kingston & St Andrew Region Business House League will be boosted by the introduction of a new officiating method. Read More

Champs Portmore cruise into RSPL final after 'Pleasant' stalemate

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

CHAMPIONS Portmore United qualified for their fourth Red Stripe Premier League final in a row following a 1-1 draw with Mount Pleasant FA in their return-leg semi-final at the National Stadium on Monday night. Read More

Archer issues warning ahead of England WC squad announcement

Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

MOHALI, India (CMC) – Barbadian fast bowler Jofra Archer sent one final reminder of his extraordinary talent to selectors ahead of England's World Cup squad announcement today, but it came in a losing cause as Rajasthan Royals went down by 12 runs to Chris Gayle's Kings XI... Read More

Careless United undone by Messi double as Barca cruise into semis

Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

BARCELONA, Spain (AFP) – Lionel Messi pounced on two Manchester United mistakes to score twice and end their hopes of another Camp Nou comeback as Barcelona breezed into the Champions League semi-finals yesterday. Read More

Bad Timing!

Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) – Outspoken Cricket West Indies (CWI) director Conde Riley has slammed the regional governing body's decision to axe the entire coaching staff of the men's senior side ahead of the World Cup, and has warned that the sweeping personnel changes announced last... Read More

Ex-cricketer Lewis on long walk back from disgrace

Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

BASINGSTOKE, United Kingdom (AFP) – Chris Lewis's journey from opening the bowling for England in the 1992 World Cup final to contemplating suicide and being convicted of drug smuggling has him feeling as ambitious as when he was a teenager, he has told ... Read More

Violet Kickers, Catherine Hall to meet in Sandals Major League

Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Violet Kickers will seek to return to third place in Zone One of the St James Football Association Sandals Resorts International Major League this afternoon when they take on fellow former champions Catherine Hall at the UDC field, starting at 3:30... Read More

Bogue, Barrett Town register wins in St James U-13 competition

Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The going continues to be tough for newcomers to the Victoria Mutual Foundation St James Football Association Under-13 competition, after Pinnacle Academy and Hosanna Prep were both beaten in their opening games at the UDC Field on... Read More

Titchfield, Fair Prospect to clash for Women's League title

Wednesday, April, 17 2019    

PORT ANTONIO, Portland — Titchfield High School and Fair Prospect High School will meet in today's final of the Portland Football Association Women's League at 3:00 pm at Carder Park. Read More



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