Sport

Duanvale look to extend lead in Trelawny Major League

Saturday, April, 14 2018    

DUANVALE, Trelawny — Duanvale FC will hope to extend their win streak in Zone Two of the Trelawny Football Association Grandeur Transportation Services/Monymusk Rum Major League, when they host Granville FC in a return-round game today starting at 3:30 pm. Read More

Inaugural Catherine Hall Primary Relays on today

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Saturday, April, 14 2018    

BOGUE, St James — The inaugural Catherine Hall Primary Relays will be held today at Herbert Morrison Technical grounds, and the organisers are promising two firsts in track and field in the island. Read More

Montego Bay hammer Muschett in basketball

Saturday, April, 14 2018    

MARTHA BRAE, Trelawny — Holland High School and Montego Bay High School continued their race for second place in the ISSA Western Conference Girls' basketball after contrasting results in a double-header at William Knibb Memorial on Thursday. Read More

Qatar urges FIFA talks before any World Cup expansion

Saturday, April, 14 2018    

DOHA, Qatar (AFP) — Qatar World Cup organisers on Saturday told FIFA it was "important" to hold talks before any final decision was taken to expand the 2022 tournament to 48 teams. Read More

England's sprinters give Bolt second thoughts about retirement

Saturday, April, 14 2018    

GOLD COAST, Australia (AFP) — English sprinters finally found their mojo as the Commonwealth Games track and field events came to a head on Saturday, forcing Jamaican legend Usain Bolt to ponder coming out of retirement. Read More

Blake 'hiding' from Bolt after Commonwealth hiccup

Saturday, April, 14 2018    

GOLD COAST, Australia (AFP) — Jamaica's Yohan Blake admitted Saturday that he was doing his best to avoid sprint legend Usain Bolt after his Commonwealth Games flop in the 100 metres. Read More

Commonwealth Games: Jamaica cops one gold, one silver, two bronze in relays

Saturday, April, 14 2018    

GOLD COAST, Australia — Jamaica ended Saturday at the Commonwealth Games in Australia with 26 medals — seven gold, nine silver and 10 bronze — after four relay events. Read More

Innswood lift Grace Shield, repel XLCR challenge

Friday, April, 13 2018    

Innswood High staved off a valiant comeback from Excelsior High yesterday to claim a 36-run victory in the three-day ISSA/Grace Shield cricket final at Melbourne Oval. Read More

21-second knock down

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, April, 13 2018    

Team Jamaica's ranked outsider Neco Yeyo dropped a bombshell on the Wray & Nephew White Overproof Rum Boxing Series at the Chinese Benevolent Association Auditorium in Kingston on Wednesday night with his sensational 21-second first-round knockout of Team Canada's... Read More

Blake set to face Bolt's ribbing after Commonwealth flop

Friday, April, 13 2018    

GOLD COAST, Australia (AFP) — Sprint legend Usain Bolt yesterday accused fellow Jamaican Yohan Blake of “panicking” in the Commonwealth Games 100 metres final — and can't wait to tease him about it. Read More

Hope named one of Wisden's top five

Friday, April, 13 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) — West Indies batting star Shai Hope has been named by prestigious Wisden cricketer's almanack as one of its five Cricketers-of-the-Year. Read More

Ban humbled me, says in-form Russell

Friday, April, 13 2018    

CHENNAI, India (CMC) — West Indies Twenty20 star Andre Russell says his time away from the sport serving a one-year anti-doping whereabouts ban had taught him humility, and stressed he was now fit and confident to continue his successful return. Read More

GARY RICHARDS – Returns home after 15 years riding abroad

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Friday, April, 13 2018    

Acclaimed as one the better jockeys in the late 1980's and early 1990's, Gary Richards after a 15-year absence returned to competitive race riding last Saturday at Caymanas Park. Richards, after just three rides on Saturday, without a victory, has been able to secured the leg up on... Read More

Sixers extend win streak, T'Wolves snap play-off drought

Friday, April, 13 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — Markelle Fultz registered his first career triple-double as the Philadelphia 76ers won their 16th-straight game and locked up the third seed in the play-offs with a 130-95 rout of the Milwaukee Bucks. Read More

'Tee Off With the Swans' to benefit St Hugh's High's renovation projects

Friday, April, 13 2018    

The third staging of the St Hugh's 'Tee Off With the Swans' golf tournament is set for May 26 at the Constant Spring Golf Club. Read More



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