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Talented team for Caribbean Amateur Junior Golf Championship

The Jamaica Golf Association announced a talented 14-member team to the Caribbean Amateur Junior Golf Championship which will be held at the Albany Golf Course in Nassau, The Bahamas July 22-27. Read More

Williams, Pinnock gold medals highlight Juniors' Friday night frolic
SAN JOSE, Costa Rica — Jamaica won nine medals — two gold, three silver and four bronze — on Friday's first evening of the 20th Pan-American Under-20 Championships at the National Stadium in San Jose, Costa Rica, with the now-dependable Briana Williams and Wayne Pinnock...... Read More

Jamaica, St Kitts to decide Group A winners in Caribbean Olympic qualifier
The result against Dominica in their opening Caribbean Under-23 Olympic qualifier was not the statement many hoped for from a “talented” Jamaican team.... Read More

Modest Dehaney thinks her 'standout' performance was not good enough
LIVERPOOL, England — Kadie-Ann Dehaney was a defensive standout for Jamaica's Sunshine Girls as they beat Zimbabwe 77-47 in the Netball World Cup match inside M&S Bank Arena on Friday.... Read More

Sunshine Girls aim to make final splash at World Cup that went terribly wrong

Sanjay Myers Sport Reporter @ The Netball World Cup In Liverpool, England | Sunday, July, 21 2019    

LIVERPOOL, England — Still grappling with the ignominy of missing out on the Netball World Cup semi-finals, Jamaica's Sunshine Girls have to make a big final push today if they are to take the consolation fifth place. Read More

Redemption Dance

Sunday, July, 21 2019    

Danielle Williams scorched to a World-leading national record of 12.32 (0.8 mps) in the 100m hurdles and moved closer to the Diamond League final — which could be her wild card to the World Championship in Doha. Read More

Photo: REDEMPTION DANCE

Sunday, July, 21 2019    

Jamaica's Danielle Williams celebrates victory with a dance after winning the women's 100m hurdles at the IAAF Diamond League Anniversary Games athletics meeting at London Stadium in London, yesterday. Williams ran a Worldleading 12.32 seconds, a strong statement as she fights to earn her spot... Read More

Powell holds nerve to deliver first win for Windies A

Sunday, July, 21 2019    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) – Senior team all-rounder Rovman Powell summoned all his international experience to produce a terrific final over as West Indies A beat India A for the first time in the five-match series with a nerve-jangling five-run victory here... Read More

Algeria sink Senegal to claim second Africa Cup of Nations

Sunday, July, 21 2019    

CAIRO, Egypt (AFP) — Baghdad Bounedjah's early goal propelled Algeria to a first Africa Cup of Nations title in 29 years after a fiery 1-0 victory over Sadio Mane's Senegal in Friday's final in Cairo. Read More

Netball World Cup: Sunshine Girls beat Malawi, claim fifth spot

Sunday, July, 21 2019    

LIVERPOOL, England — Jamaica's Sunshine Girls claimed fifth spot at the 2019 Netball World Cup after beating Malawi 68-50 inside M&S Bank Arena on Sunday. Read More

27 Jamaicans converge on two-day London Diamond League

BY HOWARD WALKER Senior staff reporter walkerh@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, July, 20 2019    

With just 10 weeks before the IAAF World Championships in Doha, 27 Jamaicans will embark on the two-day London Diamond League, called the Muller Anniversary Games, today and tomorrow. Read More

Rovane Williams looks to get back on track in pet event

Saturday, July, 20 2019    

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica — Since his breakout 2018 season when he set the ISSA Champs record in the Class One 400m hurdles and then won at the Penn Relays, not much has been heard from former Rhodes Hall High intermediate hurdler Rovane Williams. Read More

She's A Maneater set to continue winning ways today

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Saturday, July, 20 2019    

She's A Maneater and Bigdaddykool, two of the top horses in the land at present, will renew rivalry in what is expected to be an interesting clash in the top-rated Graded Stakes event highlighter on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Jamaica dispatch Zimbabwe 77-47

Sanjay Myers Sport Reporter @ The Netball World Cup In Liverpool, England | Saturday, July, 20 2019    

LIVERPOOL, England — Jamaica dispatched Zimbabwe 77-47 in their Netball World Cup clash at M&S Bank Arena yesterday to confirm their fifth-place play-off match against ninth-ranked Malawi tomorrow. Read More

St Kitts blank Dominica 4-0 in Caribbean Olympic Qualifier

Saturday, July, 20 2019    

St Kitts and Nevis kicked off their Caribbean Under-23 Olympic qualifying campaign on a positive note as they got by Dominica 4-0 at Anthony Spaulding Sports Complex yesterday. Read More



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