Sport

'A' good feeling

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Thursday, February, 22 2018    

AFTER West Indies A beat England Lions in the second “Test” at Sabina Park to take an unassailable two-nil lead in the three-match series, the home team's Captain Kieran Powell has dedicated the triumph to regional cricket and its supporters. Read More

Heineken promises more drama to Champions League promotion

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

With a hot new campaign featuring retired football superstar Ronaldinho, Heineken is pledging to share with local fans all the drama associated with the world's most loved sport and by extension the UEFA Champions League (UCL). Read More

Jamaica's darlings on ice

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

Jamaica's Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian (left) and Jamaica's Carrie Russell compete in the women's bobsleigh heat three run during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Olympic Sliding Centre yesterday.  Read More

Pioneering women sledders urge more J'cans to take up winter sport

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AFP) — Thirty years after the Jamaican men's bobsleigh team took the world by storm at the 1988 Calgary Olympics, it was the turn of a hardy trio of women from the tiny Caribbean island to launch themselves down an icy chute at breakneck speeds at the... Read More

St Andrew's Janielle Josephs ready and set to go

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

The name Janielle Josephs might not be one that is on everybody's lips. But by the end of the Digicel Grand Prix Series, that name could become a household one. Read More

Reno, MBU continue battle for place in RSPL's top six

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

FROME, Westmoreland - FC Reno and Montego Bay United (MBU) will continue their fight for places in the top six of the Red Striper Premier League this Sunday when they take on teams ranked above them in the point standings in third-round games. Read More

St James Derby!

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 22 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James - Reggae Youths and Faulkland FC will meet on Sunday at Jarrett Park in an all-St James showdown in the mid-season final of the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League set to start at 4:00 pm. Read More

Digicel Pic of the Day - Super Kevona

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

Edwin Allen's Kevona Davis finishes her record-breaking 23.61 seconds to win the Class Two girls' 200m at the Digicel Central Athletics Championships at GC Foster College yesterday. (Photo: Dwayne Richards) Read More

Photo: WE TRIED!!

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

Jamaica brakewoman Carrie Russell (left) and driver and teammate Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian embrace as they congratulate each other for their history-making exploits following heat four competition during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at the Olympic Sliding Centre yesterday. Read More

Suspended schoolboy basketball coach weighs options

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 22 2018    

MARTHA BRAE, Trelawny - Ronald Beckford, coach of the William Knibb Memorial High School basketball teams, says he is standing his ground and not backing down from actions that led to him being banned for two years from competitions organised by the Inter-Secondary... Read More

Owens, Mussenden named champion boy, girl at Western Champs

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, February, 22 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James - Cornwall College's Owayne Owens and Rusea's High's Marney Mussenden were on Saturday named champion boy and girl, respectively, at the County of Cornwall Athletics Association (COCAA) Digicel Western Championships at the Montego Bay Sports... Read More

Pakistan retain top T20 ranking after ICC error

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AFP) — Australian cricket chiefs have clarified that Pakistan still top the Twenty20 world rankings, despite Australia's victory in the T20 tri-series also featuring New Zealand and England. Read More

Russell reiterates commitment, available for Windies A

Thursday, February, 22 2018    

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (CMC) — All-rounder Andre Russell has dismissed claims about his lack of commitment to West Indies cricket, and has again reiterated his desire to represent the Caribbean side in the limited overs format.The 29-year-old was one of four Windies... Read More

Warrican, Cornwall combine to hand Windies 'A' victory

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter myerss@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, February, 21 2018    

West Indies “A” walloped touring England Lions by an innings and 17 runs at Sabina Park with a day to spare to take an unbeatable two-nil lead in the three-match “Test” series between the teams. Read More

Thankful Plummer repays Reynolds with brace

Wednesday, February, 21 2018    

The Red Stripe Premier League encounter between UWI FC and FC Reno at the UWI Bowl on Sunday, February 11 was a very important one for both teams, who are in the hunt for a spot in the play-offs at the end of the regular season. Read More



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