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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

Mackison treble spices up KC's romp over Rusea's

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Monday, November, 13 2017    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — Kingston College became the second first-time semi-finalists in the FLOW Super Cup on Saturday night after a 4-1 demolition of Rusea's High in their quarter-final game at the Montego Bay Sports Complex. Read More

JFF targets full contract compliance, improved relationship with players

BY SEAN A WILLIAMS Deputy Sport Editor | Monday, November, 13 2017    

New Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) general secretary Dalton Wint wants to see the day when every national senior representative complies by signing the standard player contract offered by the federation. Read More

Brathwaite cameo puts Titans on top in BCL

Monday, November, 13 2017    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CMC) — West Indies Twenty20 c aptain Carlos Brathwaite played a key role to help lift Khulna Titans to an 18-run win over Chittagong Vikings in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium... Read More

Crestfallen Benzema loses hope

Monday, November, 13 2017    

PARIS, France (AFP) — Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema admitted yesterday that he had no hope of playing at the World Cup next year as long as Didier Deschamps remains as France coach. Read More

Recalled Shikabala scores as Egypt draw

Monday, November, 13 2017    

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AFP) — Shikabala marked his recall by Egypt with a superb goal during a 1-1 draw away to Ghana yesterday in the final World Cup Africa Group E qualifier. Read More

Swiss time

Monday, November, 13 2017    

BASEL, Switzerland (AFP) — Switzerland held off Northern Ireland to seal a place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia with a 0-0 second-leg draw yesterday that secured a 1-0 aggregate play-off victory. Read More

Golden State hitting their stride, Wizards stop Hawks

Monday, November, 13 2017    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — The Golden State Warriors delivered a message on Saturday that the defending league champs are back on form, with a dominating 135-114 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers. Read More

ICC to wait on CWI recommendations after inspection tour winds up

Monday, November, 13 2017    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Cricket's World governing body, the ICC, will now await recommendations from Cricket West Indies, after an inspection team wrapped up their tour of venues across the region, in preparation for next year's Women's Twenty20 World Cup. Read More

'It's over' — dismay, disbelief as Italy miss World Cup

Monday, November, 13 2017    

ROME, Italy (AFP) — Italy's failure to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in 60 years was greeted by a mixture of disbelief, dismay and resigned disappointment by fans across the country. Read More

She's 'Three-mendous'

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Sunday, November, 12 2017    

The hoofprints of the truly gifted filly She's A Maneater are now forever cemented in the pantheon of the greatest- ever horses to race at Caymanas Park after her glorious and impressive victory in the 10-furlong (2,000m) Burger King Superstakes yesterday. Read More

Superb Alia mines second gold in China

Sunday, November, 12 2017    

Jamaica's swimming sensation Alia Atkinson underlined her superb form on the Fina/Airweave Swimming World Cup circuit when she mined a second gold medal in the 200-metre breaststroke yesterday. Read More

New JFF gen sec boldly confronts age-old challenges

BY SEAN A WILLIAMS Deputy Sport Editor | Sunday, November, 12 2017    

It seems there is never a stress-free environment to come home to as it relates to the office of general secretary of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF). Read More



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