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CWI hails 'appeal' of brand after penning Betway deal

Thursday, July, 19 2018    

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) has trumpeted the continued attractiveness of the region's cricket brand after signing an 18-month commercial deal with global online betting company Betway. Read More

Pakistan crush Zimbabwe, take 3-0 lead in ODI series

Thursday, July, 19 2018    

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe (AFP) — Pakistan c aptain Sarfraz Ahmed hailed “a great performance” after his team sealed a series win by strolling to a nine-wicket victory over Zimbabwe in the third o... Read More

Morris hundred hands Barbados regional title

Thursday, July, 19 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Antonio Morris smashed an unbeaten century as Barbados brushed aside leaders Guyana by six wickets to clinch the Regional Under-17 Championship title by the narrowest of margins in the final round of matches on Tuesday. Read More

Bangladesh defeat Vice Chancellor's XI in 50 over contest

Thursday, July, 19 2018    

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Bangladesh registered a confidence-boosting four-wicket victory over a University of the West Indies (UWI) Vice Chancellor's XI in a one-off day/night 50 over contest at Sabina Park on Thursday. Read More

Crucial Appeal leads runners in competitive field

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter ruddy.allen@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

Although the Henry Harrison Memorial Cup is the designated feature race, it is the competitiveness of the top-rated Overnight Allowance event that will surely draw the most attention of race goers on the 10-race programme at Caymanas Park today. Read More

Hockey tailspin

Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

B ARRANQUILLA, Colombia — Jamaica's expectations for the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games senior men's hockey competition have been thrown into a tailspin because of a change in opponents. Read More

Reggae Girlz to bank on depth at CAC Games

Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

BARANQUILLA, Colombia - Depth in strength. In a nutshell, the words outlay part of Jamaica's goal to fortify quality in numbers during the women's football competition at the 23rd edition of the Central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games. Read More

Bicknell, Broadfoot on top at ITF

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

BLAISE Bicknell of the USA and Gabriella Broadfoot from South Africa captured the Under-18 Boys' and Girls' singles titles, respectively, in the final of the 2018 International Tennis Federation (ITF) Jamaica Junior International Tournament at the Eric Bell Tennis Centre on... Read More

Cavalier thrash FK Akademija Pandev 7-0 at Gothia Trophy

Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

GOTHENBURG, Sweden — Cavalier Soccer Club thrashed FK Akademija Pandev from Macedonia 7-0 yesterday to put themselves back in contention for a chance to advance from the preliminary stages of the Gothia Cup being played here. Read More

One love

BY SANJAY MYERS Senior staff reporter | Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

CHICAGO, Illinois — Special Olympics Jamaica fought stoutly, but went down 0-1 to their Nigerian counterparts on yesterday's opening day of the inaugural Toyota Unified Football Cup. Read More

Leaders Guyana defeat Jamaica by 31 runs in U-17 Champs

Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Guyana comfortably disposed of Jamaica by 31 runs to remain out front in the Regional Under-17 Championship with one round remaining. Read More

Windies A collapse leaves Surrey in driver's seat

Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) –—A disappointing batting effort from West Indies A yesterday left them with an uphill task of saving their four-day match against County side Surrey. Read More

Root century seals England series win over India

Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

LEDS, United Kingdom (AFP) — Joe Root became England's all-time leading One-Day International (ODI) century-maker as an innings of exactly 100 not out on his Headingley home ground saw the hosts to an eight-wicket victory over India yesterday and a 2-1 series... Read More

Photo: ONE LOVE

Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

Jamaica's Clive Jarrett (right) slips by Nigeria's Fashola Wasin intheir match during the inaugural Toyota Unified Football Cup at the Fire Pitch's northern field in Chicago, Illinois, yesterday. Nigeria won 1-0. (Photo: Collin Reid courtesy of Alliance Mastercard and Digicel... Read More

Record scorer Cahill retires from Socceroos

Wednesday, July, 18 2018    

SYDNEY, Australia (AFP) — Australia's all-time leading goalscorer Tim Cahill retired from international football yesterday, ending an illustrious career that has taken him to four World Cups. Read More



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