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Goalkeeper Chris-Ann Chambers dreams of the big times

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — She is a confident starlet and one of the best local-bred goalkeepers in Jamaica these days. Read More

Naggo Head favourites to defend Primary Champs title
Naggo Head are favourites to retain their title when the 38th INSPORTS Primary School Athletics Championships begin today at the National Stadium at 9:00 am.... Read More

Fists up
For years, Toriano Nicholas has been waiting to get a shot at the Wray and Nephew Contender boxing series.... Read More

Sotomayor looks to bounce back in Restricted Stakes event
Sotomayor, the 2016 two-year-old champion who just got beaten over a mile (1,600m) two weeks ago, will be looking to bounce back to winning ways when he takes on six rivals in a Restricted Stakes event at Caymanas Park today.... Read More

North America 2026 World Cup bid vows record profit

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

Brussels, Belgium (AFP) — Leaders of North America's bid for the 2026 World Cup urged FIFA voters to ignore the “politics of the moment” yesterday as they promised to deliver a record-breaking multi-billion-dollar profit for the global football... Read More

Upbeat Girlz begin World Cup quest

BY SHERDON COWAN Observer staff reporter cowans@jamaicaobserver.com | Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — The wait is finally over and Jamaica's senior Reggae Girlz will get their World Cup quest under way today when they meet Guadeloupe in a CONCACAF Caribbean Women's Group B qualifying game on the artificial surface at the Stade Sylvio... Read More

Exotic Wagers — May 9, 2018

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

Sunrise 6 (Races 1-6) Race 1) Like A ladyRace 2) Ricky Ricardo/SendamessagetomamaRace 3) Counter Attack/Burlin/Also CorrectRace 4) Prince Sammo/Smokescreen/The NextbigthingRace 5) Sotomayor Read More

Sunil Ambris among 11 for batting camp

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) – West Indies' batting group began their preparation in earnest for the Sri Lanka series with the start of a five-day camp here yesterday. Read More

Kiwis Ronchi, McClenaghan complete line-up for hurricane relief match

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) – New Zealanders Luke Ronchi and Mitchell McClenaghan have been named to complete the ICC World XI for the fund-raising Twenty20 International against West Indies at Lord's later this month. Read More

Mushtaq to join Windies coaching staff

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

LONDON, England (CMC) – Former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed will have a month-long stint on the West Indies bowling staff as the squad prepares for the upcoming Sri Lanka series. Read More

St James, Cornwall in revenge basketball showdown

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

WAKEFIELD, Trelawny — Fresh from their big upset win over an illness-ravaged Herbert Morrison Technical on Monday, St James High will seek to avenge their earlier loss to Cornwall College when they meet this afternoon in the first game of an ISSA Western Conference Boys Under-14... Read More

600 Swimmers for Prep/Primary School Swim Meet

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

Over 600 swimmers representing 40 schools from across Jamaica will participate in the Burger King/Popeyes Prep and Primary School Swim Meet May 11-12. Read More

Buzzer-beating LeBron leads Cavs sweep, Sixers stay alive

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

LOS ANGELES, United States (AFP) — LeBron James led the way as the Cleveland Cavaliers wrapped up a series sweep with a ruthless demolition of the Toronto Raptors on Monday to book their place in the NBA Eastern Conference finals. Read More

Reggae Girlz lead Guadeloupe 7-0 at halftime in World Cup qualifier

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Jamaica's senior Reggae Girlz are well on their way to securing their first win in Group B of the CONCACAF Caribbean Women's World Cup Qualifiers, as they lead Guadeloupe 7-0 at halftime in the curtain raiser here at Stade Sylvio Cator.The Jamaicans are... Read More

Bravo signs for Middlesex T20 matches

Wednesday, May, 9 2018    

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has signed for English county side Middlesex for this year's Twenty20 Vitality Blast. Read More



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