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Lambert resurrects Jamaica with 3rd first-class ton

LAMBERT… smashed 12
fours and four sixes from
173 balls in 220 minutes
at the crease

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Jamaica captain Tamar Lambert ripped up the form book and gathered his third first-class hundred to fortify his side's position against Barbados in their Headley/Weekes semi-final here yesterday. Lambert shrugged off his patchy form this season to hit the top scor ... Read More

Jamaica’s Vashon
McCarthy in action in the
Under-18 boys’ shot put,
which he eventually won
with a heave of 17.29m at
the 43rd Carifta Games at
the Stade Municipal Pierre
Aliker in Martinique,
yesterday.
(PHOTO:
TRACKALERTS.COM) Defending champs enter last day of Carifta games with 47 medals
VASHON McCarthy, Rochelle Frazer and Jevauney James secured their second individual gold medals of t ... Read More

Andre Anderson’s Mitsubishi Mirage
in action at a previous meet. All roads lead to Dover
IT will be a test for both the 2013 circuit racing champion Andre Anderson, and Charles Chen, Jamaic ... Read More

Romario Campbell (foreground) of Waterhouse shields the ball away from Rafiek Thomas of
Boys’ Town during their Red Stripe Pemier League match at Collie Smith Drive yesterday.
Waterhouse won 1-0. (PHOTO: HURBUN WILLIAMS) Waterhouse edge closer to RSPL $1million preliminary prize
WATERHOUSE extended their lead in the closing phase of the Red Stripe Premier League by defeating Bo ... Read More

Dominant Hamilton shines in Shanghai

Monday, April 21, 2014    

Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain takes a turn during the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai
yesterday. (PHOTO: AFP)

SHANGHAI, China (CMC) — Lewis Hamilton was at his dominant best, producing a near flawless drive to win the Chinese Grand Prix here for the third time in his career, and extend his excellent start to the Formula One season. The Mercedes driver, who started on pole, clocked one hour, 33:28.338 minutes to finish well ahead of teammate Nico Rosberg, who pinched second, and Ferrari's Fernando Alonso, who was third. The victory was Hamilton's third straight this season, marking the first time ... Read More

6th Orville Edwards Memorial football festival on today

Monday, April 21, 2014    

6th Orville Edwards Memorial football festival on today

The sixth renewal of the Orville Edwards Memorial football festival will take place today at the Bell/Chung Oval. At 3:00 pm, the Santos Super League team will play against the Cavalier Premier League team, and at 4:30 pm, the Santos Masters League team will play against the Cavalier Masters League team for the Orville Edwards Trophy. Former national goalkeeper Orville 'Tutus' Edwards died from kidney failure at the age of 53 in August 2005. Edwards was Jamaica's and one of the Caribbean's top ... Read More

TG inflict more misery on Portmore

BY SANJAY MYERS Observer staff reporter | Monday, April 21, 2014    

TG inflict more misery on Portmore

Tivoli Gardens FC maintained a faint mathematical hope of an unlikely progress to the semi-final of the Red Stripe Premier League after a hard-fought 1-0 win over struggling Portmore United at the Edward Seaga Sports Complex yesterday. Andre McFarlane, in the 33rd minute, popped up with the winner for the hosts, who went down to 10 players in the 52nd minute when striker Navion Boyd was red-carded for striking an opponent. Despite the win, Tivoli Gardens remain fifth in the 12-team standings o ... Read More

Dover schedule

Monday, April 21, 2014    

Dover schedule

Monday, April 21, 2014 8:30 am - 8:50 am Warm up all cars 9:00 am - 9:20 am Warm up all Motorcycles 9:30 am - 10:00 am General Drivers Briefing 10:00 am - 10:00 am National Anthem 10:20 am - 10:45 am Improved Production Class: Race 1 10:50 am - 11:05 am Total Bracket 45: Race 1 11:10 am - 11:35 am Modified Production: Race 1 11:40 am - 11:55 am Super WiFi Sport Bike: Race 1 12:00 pm - 12:25 pm Texaco with Techron Thunder Sport: Race 1 12:30 pm - 12:40 pm Maxxis Drifting Demon ... Read More

New Green rule!

Monday, April 21, 2014    

Kashwayne Miller (left), captain of New Green football team, accepts the Manchester Captain's Bakery Major League trophy following his team's 2-1 triumph over Hillstars in the final of the competition at Kirkvine Sports Club recently. Making the presentation at right is financial controller of Captain's Bakery Wayne Saulter. President of the Manchester Football Association Dalton Wint is at centre. New Green and Manchester's 2013 champions Alligator Pond are the representatives for the parish i ... Read More

Liverpool inch closer

Monday, April 21, 2014    

Liverpool’s Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez (right) shoots to score a goal past
Norwich City's English goalkeeper John Ruddy during the English Premier
League football match at Carrow Road in Norwich yesterday. (PHOTO: AFP)

LONDON, England (AFP) — Liverpool moved closer to a first league title since 1990 with a 3-2 win at Norwich City yesterday that sent them five points clear in the Premier League. Quick-fire early goals from Raheem Sterling and Luis Suarez put the visitors in control at Carrow Road, before Gary Hooper replied for fourth-bottom Norwich in the 54th minute. Sterling appeared to have made the points safe with a deflected shot minutes later, but a late Robert Snodgrass header obliged Liverpool ... Read More

Insane Bolt to strike in Easter Sprint Cup

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Monday, April 21, 2014    

Insane Bolt to strike in Easter Sprint Cup

Insane Bolt, the 2014 Classic aspirant who failed to stay the 2,000 Guineas course of 1,600 metres on Guineas Day, is here entered for today's Easter Sprint Cup among Overnight Allowance three-year-olds and upward at Caymanas Park. Sensible move. Insane Bolt is in fact bred to be a more effective campaigner over shorter sprint distances than the Guineas journey. He, however, seems to have a bit of class, hence his Classic introduction by his wily trainer Wayne DaCosta, who in the past has condi ... Read More

Wawrinka stops Federer to lift Monte Carlo Masters title

Monday, April 21, 2014    

Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland holds his trophy after defeating Roger
Federer of Switzerland in their final match at the Monte Carlo Tennis
Masters tournament in Monaco, yesterday. Wawrinka won 4-6, 7-6, 6-2.
(PHOTO: AP)

MONTE CARLO, Monaco (AFP) — Stanislas Wawrinka defeated Swiss compatriot Roger Federer 4-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-2 yesterday to win the Monte Carlo Masters as the Australian Open champion laid down a marker as a French Open dangerman. It was just Wawrinka's second win over his close friend in 15 career meetings and his first title at the Masters level. His last win over Federer came at the same venue in 2009. Wawrinka also held on to his world number three ranking as a result of his success in t ... Read More

Windwards in firm control against T&T

Monday, April 21, 2014    

Windwards in firm control against T&T

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Windward Islands, leading Trinidad and Tobago by 108 runs on first innings, reached 88 for two in their second innings at the close of the second day of their semi-final for the Headley/Weekes Trophy at Queen's Park Oval here yesterday. Scoreboard WINDWARDS 1st Innings 248 T&T 1st Innings (overnight 36 for three) L Simmons c Mathew b Johnson 19 E Lewis not out 47 DM Bravo c Lesporis b Johnson 0 M Richards c Theophile b Sebastien 2 J Mohammed lb ... Read More

Jamaica’s Chambers wins rerun CARIFTA U-18 100m final

Sunday, April 20, 2014 10:16 AM    

KINGSTON, Jamaica --  Jamaica's Raheem Chambers won the re-run of the boys Under-18 100 metre final at the 43rd CARIFTA Games in Martinique Sunday morning, beating team mate Waseem Williams who had won the original race on Saturday. Chambers raced to 10.27 seconds (1.9m/) to beat Williams’ 10.33 seconds into second and the Bahamas' Javan Martin (10.54)  in the re-run, after officials admitted there were problems at the start yesterday. Williams won Saturday’s race in 10.3 ... Read More



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