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Cricket update: England 19-0 at stumps, lead Windies by 142

Sunday, February, 10 2019    

GROS-ISLET, Saint Lucia (AFP ) — England were 19 without loss in their second innings, an overall lead of 142 runs, at stumps on the second day of the third and final Test at the Darren Sammy Stadium in St Lucia on Sunday. Read More

Moving Sala homage as emotional Nantes crumble

Sunday, February, 10 2019    

NANTES, France (AFP) — Emiliano Sala's former club Nantes gave a final rousing send off to the Argentine striker, whose body was recovered from a crashed plane this week, with a series of moving gestures in their Ligue 1 game with Nimes on Sunday. Read More

West Indies crumble to 74-5 at tea

Sunday, February, 10 2019    

GROS-ISLET, Saint Lucia (AFP) — Mark Wood answered West Indian pace with fearsome heat of his own as the England fast bowler reduced the home side to 74 for five in reply to the tourists' first innings total of 277 at tea on the second day of the third and final Test at the Darren Sammy... Read More

Melbourne CC 5K targets $5 million for charity

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

Organisers of the fifth staging of the Catherine's Peak-sponsored Melbourne Cricket Club 5K Run/Walk are targeting approximately $5 million to continue their support of Special Olympics Jamaica (SOJ) and the Sickle Cell Unit at the University Hopsital of the West Indies (UHWI), as well as the... Read More

Hughes among athletes expected on show at Camperdown Classics

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, February, 9 2019    

British sprint star Zharnel Hughes is eager to do a real assessment of his current form when he opens his season at the 15th staging of the Camperdown Classic inside National Stadium today. Read More

Milo Western Relays on at G C Foster College

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

ANGELS, St Catherine — Despite the change of venue form Montego Bay Sports Complex to G C Foster Sports College, organisers of the 41st Milo Western Relays have promised “the usual high-quality meet that we are used to seeing”. Read More

Jamaican shooters shine at Krieghoff Classic

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

A happy bunch of Jamaican shooters returned to the island earlier this week after producing some creditable performances at the Krieghoff Sporting Clays Classic at the South Florida Gun Cub. Read More

Thomas, Allen, Davidson top 2019 Crystal Spring Run For Your Heart 5K/2K

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

It was a fight to the finish for Henry Thomas, Duwell Allen and Odane Davidson who topped the Crystal Spring Run For Your Heart (RFYH) 5K Run, 5K Walk and the 2K, respectively, on Sunday at Emancipation Park. Read More

SWEEP DREAM

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

GROS-ISLET, Saint Lucia (AFP) — West Indies assistant coach Vasbert Drakes said yesterday that “the sky's the limit” for his young team as they look to complete a 3-0 sweep of the Test series against England. Read More

Rondo, James star as Lakers stun Celtics

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Rajon Rondo returned to haunt the Boston Celtics with a game-winning buzzer-beater as the Los Angeles Lakers bounced back from a thrashing to score a dramatic 129-128 victory on Thursday. Read More

Keen battles expected in John Clifton Wright Memorial Cup

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, February, 9 2019    

PREPARATION continues for the upcoming native-bred, three-year-olds Classic races with the running of the $870,000 John Clifton Wright Memorial Cup feature going six furlongs (1,200m) at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Northamptonshire sign Windies skipper Holder

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

LONDON, England (CMC) – Charismatic West Indies Test and one-day captain Jason Holder will turn out for English county Northamptonshire in several matches of the upcoming campaign, the east Midlands club announced yesterday. Read More

Windies trio fail as Tamim hundred carries Victorians to title

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CMC) – The highly touted West Indies triumvirate of Andre Russell, Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard all failed when it mattered most, as opener Tamim Iqbal's splendid unbeaten hundred propelled Comilla Victorians to the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) title,... Read More

Youngster Goldsmith results

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

Event 1 Girls' 18 & Under 400-Metre Hurdles HS OPEN MEET: 1:03.30 M Johnell Thomas 2016 A QUALIFER: 1:06.25 A B1 #969 Foote, Shaquena Petersfield Girls 58.02 #987 Stewart, Hisheeno Petersfield Girls 58.1 Read More

JCA Senior Cup bowls off today

Saturday, February, 9 2019    

The 2019 Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA) two-day Senior Cup starts today with 24 teams squaring off across four zones.University of the West Indies (UWI) are defending champions, while the competition welcomes newcomers Mico University. Read More



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