Sports

Hope convinced Windies can spring upset with right preparation

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — West Indies batsman Shai Hope believes the Caribbean side can defy the odds and win next year's ICC World Cup in England. Read More

Saints, Lions lead in U-18 Elite League
ST CATHERINE Saints and Manchester Lions are the two leaders in the 2018 Jamaica Football Federation (JFF)/ Sportsmax Under-18 Elite League as the preliminary round drew to a close.... Read More

Girls in action as 124th Penn Relays gets under way
PHILADELPHIA, USA — Jamaican High School girls' teams will be defending six titles, including all three Championships of America relay crowns, as the 124th annual Penn Relays Carnival gets under way today in what is expected to be cold conditions at Franklin Field on the campus of...... Read More

Windward Road take early lead
Defending champions Windward Road Primary and All-Age, on 121 points, lead their main rivals John Mills Primary and Junior High by 15 points after day one of the 40th staging of the INSPORTS All-Age and Junior High School Track and Field Championships at the National...... Read More

'Stop hiding them'

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Special Olympics Jamaica is calling on parents of intellectually challenged children to stop hiding them and to allow these children to interact with the wider society and live more fulfilled lives. Read More

All hail, Shavar!

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Many people were surprised when Shavar Thomas took over the reins at Portmore United FC. Read More

Radical makes it two in a row

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Jockey Gary Richards used his skills and confidence to guide Radical to a stirring victory in the high-claiming ($850,000 - $750,000) seventh race for three-year-olds and upward at Caymanas Park yesterday. Read More

Wadadah FC, Harmony FC seek comeback wins in Western Confed semis

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, April, 26 2018    

FALMOUTH, Trelawny — Former champions Wadadah FC and first-time semi-finalists Harmony FC will have it all to do in next week's return leg of the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League semi-finals after they suffered losses in the first leg... Read More

Violet Tourers to host fund-raising games on Sunday

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Masters League team Violet Tourers is hosting a fund-raising double-header at Jarrett Park on Sunday with a number of former national players taking part in a game between an IRIE FM Invitational team against a Masters and Celebrities team. Read More

Photo: Brotherly love

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Portmore United Coach Shavar Thomas (right) receives a hug from his brother Alex after the former led his club to the Red Stripe Premier League title at the National Stadium on Monday night. Portmore United defeated Waterhouse FC 4-3 on penalties for their sixth title and Shavar Thomas's first... Read More

PHOTO: Showdown!

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

Melbourne Mind Game FC's Rayon Cameron (right) takes on Lilliput Rovers' Kemar Reynolds in their St James FA Sandals/ATL Senior League semi-finals at UDC field last week. (Photo: Paul Reid) Read More

Showdown!

BY PAUL A REID Observer West writer | Thursday, April, 26 2018    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — A spot in next season's Western Confederation Super League will be at stake on Saturday when Somerton FC and Melbourne Mind Game FC clash in the final of the St James Football Association Sandals/ATL Senior League at Jarrett Park, set to start at 8:00... Read More

Pollard fails again as Mumbai slump to fifth defeat

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

MUMBAI, India (CMC) — West Indies Twenty20 star Kieron Pollard extended his poor form in the Indian Premier League (IPL) as Mumbai Indians crashed to their fifth defeat of the new season with a a 31-run loss to Sunrisers Hyderabad in a low-scoring encounter here... Read More

Ambris claims SVG top sports honour

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — Test batsman Sunil Ambris has been crowned St Vincent and the Grenadines' senior male Sports Personality of the Year. Read More

CWI set for talks with exiled quartet

Thursday, April, 26 2018    

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Cricket West Indies (CWI) chief executive Johnny Grave plans to meet with a quartet of exiled players following the Indian Premier League in an attempt to clear up the uncertainty surrounding their availability. Read More



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