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Windies tighten grip in 2nd Test vs Bangladesh

Friday, July, 13 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — West Indies took a tighter grip on the second Test after the Bangladesh batting crumbled meekly on Friday's day two at Sabina Park. Read More

Bangladesh 92-4 at tea vs Windies

Friday, July, 13 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — It was advantage West Indies at the tea interval as two wickets apiece for Captain Jason Holder and Shannon Gabriel pushed Bangladesh on the back foot at 92-4 on day two of the second Test match here at Sabina Park on Friday. Read More

Mehidy leads Bangladesh fightback against Windies

Friday, July, 13 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Off spinner Mehidy Hasan claimed a five-wicket haul as Bangladesh fought back against West Indies on day two of the second Test at Sabina Park. Read More

World U-20 Champs: Sprint relay teams named

Friday, July, 13 2018    

TAMPERE, Finland — Orlando Bennett, who won the silver medal in the men’s 110m hurdles on Thursday, and 100m finalist Michael Stephens were named in the men’s 4x100m relay pool for the preliminaries of the IAAF World Under 20 Championships that will take place later this... Read More

World U-20 Champs: Briana Williams through to 200m semis

Friday, July, 13 2018    

TAMPERE, Finland — Freshly minted IAAF World Under-20 women's 100m champion Briana Williams kicked off the second half of her quest for the sprint double this morning at the Tampere stadium after she easily qualified for this afternoon's semi-finals of the 200m. Read More

Jamaica to compete in Athletics World Cup set for London this weekend

Friday, July, 13 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Jamaica will be among eight nations to compete in the inaugural Athletics World Cup in London this weekend, with IAAF and British organisers hoping the concept will find a permanent slot in the calendar, despite clashing with other major sport events. Read More

Batting collapse puts India 'A' in control

Friday, July, 13 2018    

TAUNTON, England (CMC) — Test star Jermaine Blackwood and attacking opener John Campbell struck half-centuries but West Indies A suffered a batting collapse to let India A back into the second four-day “Test” here yesterday. Read More

Brathwaite hopes teammates can carry on where he left off

Friday, July, 13 2018    

Having played his part in laying a solid platform for the West Indies on day one, vice-captain Kraigg Brathwaite is hopeful that his teammates can pick up where they left off on today's second day of the second Test against Bangladesh at Sabina Park. Read More

Mixed fortunes for Jamaica in junior squash tourney

Friday, July, 13 2018    

Jamaica have experienced mixed fortunes in the highly competitive team competition at the 2018 JN General Insurance Caribbean Area Squash Association's (CASA) Junior Championships now underway at the Liguanea Club in Kingston. Read More

Brilliant Briana! J'can takes World Under-20 100m Gold

Friday, July, 13 2018    

TAMPERE, Finland — Jamaica's Briana Williams drapes herself in her nation's flag while expressing joy at winning gold in the women's 100m at the IAAF Under-20 World Championships in Tampere yesterday. the 16-year-old Williams clocked 11.16 seconds to beat back the challenge of the USA's... Read More

Taylor, Sawyers take aim at 400m quinella

Friday, July, 13 2018    

TAMPERE, Finland — The Jamaican medal rush will continue today when three athletes line up in two finals on the fourth day of the IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Tampere, Finland. Read More

UDC in mild upset over Seprod in Division One domino league

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddya@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, July, 13 2018    

Urban Development Coporation (UDC) created a mild upset edging former champions Seprod 100-99 and booking their place in the semi-finals in the 2018 National Association of Domino Bodies (NADB) Kingston & St Andrew Region/Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum... Read More

Two winners for birthday boy Dick Cardenas

Friday, July, 13 2018    

Dick Cardenas celebrated his 34th birthday in style when he rode two winners — Peyton's Delight and Axle Rod — to victory on Saturday's 11-race card. Read More

RACING NEWS... Eight horses claimed on Sunday

Friday, July, 13 2018    

Eight horses were claimed on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park on Sunday. Read More

Catch Siempre Bueno in Reggae Trophy

BY OBSERVER RACING WRITER | Friday, July, 13 2018    

With two trophy races on the 11-race programme scheduled for tomorrow at Caymanas Park, the Reggae Trophy, a five-furlong-straight encounter for Grade One horses is the obvious feature over the six-furlong Jamaica Racehorse Trainers' Association Trophy. Read More



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