2nd JFF/SportsMax Elite League football kicks off Saturday

The second staging of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF)/SportsMax Elite football Under-18 league will kick off this Saturday with eight additional venues, as teams battle for more than $1m in cash and prizes. Read More

Continue to expect talent-rich NCB Intercollegiate Champs — Francis
Fans and participants can expect a talent-rich and well-run 2018 NCB Intercollegiate Track and Field and Cheerleading Championships, says Paul Francis, the event's lead organiser and renowned track and field coach.... Read More

Grange opens upgraded Aquatic Centre at National Stadium
Minister of Sport Olivia Grange yesterday opened the upgraded National Aquatic Centre at Independence Park which will be hosting this year's Carifta Swimming Championships.... Read More

Chargers keep slim semi-final hopes alive
MONTEGO BAY, St James — Cornwall Courts Chargers kept their slim hopes of a place in the semi-finals in the National Basketball League (NBL)-Western Conference alive on Tuesday after coming from behind to beat Inner-city Avalanche by eight points (59-51) in their second round game...... Read More

Now or never

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

Harare , Zimbabwe (AFP) — Former West Indies star and national coach Phil Simmons aims to deliver a major blow to his former team and salvage Afghanistan's hopes of making the 2019 World Cup when the two sides clash today. Read More

'Boys learn from men'

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – Controversial Cricket West Indies (CWI) president Dave Cameron has reignited the gender debate in cricket, insisting again more men were needed in the game's development in order to facilitate the growth of the sport in the... Read More

Rain hampers first day of Grace Headley Cup semi-finals

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

HEAVY rains brought a premature end to the first day's play between defending champions St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) and Manchester High in their 2018 Grace Headley Cup cricket semi-final match at STETHS playing field yesterday. Read More

Coopers Pen snap winless streak

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

COOPERS PEN, Trelawny — Coopers Pen, last season's beaten finalists, snapped a three-game winless start with a massive 7-0 drubbing of Invaders SC in the Trelawny Football Association Grandeur Transportation Services/Monymusk Rum Major League on Saturday. Read More

Morgan's brace earns Arnett Gardens share of spoils

BY HURBUN WILLIAMS Observer writer | Thursday, March, 15 2018    

Marvin Morgan fought off fatigue while hitting a fine brace against leaders Portmore United FC to rescue a point for Arnett Gardens FC in an exhilarating and entertaining Red Stripe Premier League 2-2 draw on Monday night at the Anthony Spaulding Sport Complex. Read More

Russell ready to floor 'Michi' early

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

Calling it “a fight made in heaven”, Jamaica's Kemahl 'The Hitman' Russell says he is ready to punch down Mexican Jorge 'Michi' Munoz when he defends his North American Boxing Federation (NABF) middleweight belt in front of his home crowd on a Wray &... Read More

Matthews, Taylor unable to prevent Windies defeat

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

MOUNT MAUNGANUI, New Zealand (CMC) — Teenaged opener Hayley Matthews and Captain Stafanie Taylor stroked half-centuries, but West Indies Women lost momentum late in their run-chase and slipped to an eight-run defeat in the opening Twenty20 International here... Read More

Granville seek to top NBL-Western Conference

BY PAUL A REID Observer West Writer | Thursday, March, 15 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Defending champions Granville Jaguars can secure the top spot in the semi-finals of the NBL-Western Conference today when they play Inner-city Avalanche in a second-round game at the Montego Bay Cricket Club starting at 6:15 pm. Read More

Last chance for MBU

BY PAUL A REID Observer West Writer | Thursday, March, 15 2018    

TUCKER, St James — If they are to maintain their slim hopes of making it to the play-offs in the Red Stripe Premier League, two-time champions Montego Bay United (MBU) must win their game against regular-season champions Portmore United at Wes p ow... Read More

Faulkland, RYouths set to advance

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, March, 15 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Faulkland FC and Reggae Youths, mid-season finalists could secure their places in the semi-finals of the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League when third0-round action continues on Saturday. Read More

Community Colleges meet on the track this Saturday

Thursday, March, 15 2018    

CATHERINE HALL, St James — Two western-based community colleges, Bethlehem and Montego Bay, will be among the 10 institutions that will be seeking honours at the third staging of the Council of Community Colleges of Jamaica track and field and cheerleading championships at the... Read More


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