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I want more – Shane Ellis

BY RUDDY ALLEN Observer staff reporter | Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

After reaching the historic landmark of 1,200 winners last Saturday January 12, 2019, the sky is still the limit for former champion jockey, Shane Ellis. Read More

Photo: LABOUR OF LOVE?

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

Alyssa White addresses editors and reporters during the Jamaica Observer's Monday Exchange at the newspaper's Beechwood Avenue offices yesterday. (Photo: Joseph Wellington) Read More

Race day photos for Saturday, January 12, 2019 (Part 1)

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

Champion jockey Anthony Thomas drives Sharp Skirt (#8) to victory.Trainer Rowan Mathie (in white cap) making sure the equipment on Another Vigorous are in order before the start of the St Catherine Cup. (Photos: Naphtali Junior) Read More

Photos: 'Canter Man' — The special moments

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

After victory in the Jamaica Oaks, the winning combination of jockey Shane Ellis (right) and trainer Fitzroy Glispie celebrate together.A jubilant Shane Ellis winning the Jamaica Oaks on the Fitzroy Glispie-trained Raven Renae. Read More

Grace Shield begins with three games

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

THE 2019 Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Grace Shield Urban Area Under-19 cricket competition gets under way today with three matches starting at 10:00 am. Read More

Grace Headley Cup bowls off today

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

FORTY-TWO schools will participate in the 2019 Inter-Secondary Schools Sports Association (ISSA) Grace Headley Cup Rural Area cricket competition which begins today at 10:00 am. Read More

What They Say: SHANE ELLIS — Racehorse jockey

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

When did you start your career as a jockey? Read More

India coach quits after late heartbreak at Asian Cup

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AFP) — India coach Stephen Constantine stepped down yesterday after an injury-time Bahrain penalty floored his side 1-0 and denied the cricket-mad nation a historic spot in the Asian Cup knockout stages. Read More

Ruthless Nadal, Wozniacki fly into Open round two

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

MELBOURNE, Australia (AFP) — A ruthless Rafael Nadal showed no mercy in a clinical first-round thumping at the Australian Open yesterday, with fellow former champions Caroline Wozniacki, Angelique Kerber and Maria Sharapova also romping through. Read More

England cricket chief backs 'Hundred' despite Kohli concerns

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) – English cricket's top administrator believes the world game's best players will be involved when the controversial new Hundred tournament is launched next year, despite the scepticism of India captain Virat Kohli. Read More

Race day photos for Saturday, January 12, 2019 (Part 2)

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

The connections of My Sister including owner Michael Bernard (left) savour victory in the winners' enclosure. (Photos: Naphtali Junior)Jockey Dane Dawkins guides Nuclear Flight onto the race track for her run in the St Catherine Cup. Read More

Photo: I want more – Shane Ellis

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

THE EXCLUSIVE CLUB: Shane “Canter Man” Ellis (left) joins his colleague Charles “Bogle Man” Hussey, now retired, on Saturday January 12, 2019 in the exclusive club ofjockeys to ride 1,200 or more winners. The other jockeys to achieve this rare feat are Winston... Read More

Pakistan seek cure for batting struggles after South Africa sweep

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa (AFP) – Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur said yesterday he was determined to find a solution to his team's problems against fast, short-pitched bowling. Read More

Lewis struck down by injury as Victorians lose

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

DHAKA, Bangladesh (CMC) — Evin Lewis's recent woes continued when he was forced to retire hurt as his Comilla Victorians suffered a four-wicket defeat to Chittagong Vikings in the Bangladesh Premier League here yesterday. Read More

Holder wants personal success to mirror team achievement

Tuesday, January, 15 2019    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Captain Jason Holder says he is already eyeing another successful year in international cricket but also wants to see West Indies excel, starting with the upcoming series against powerful England. Read More



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