Bolt not satisfied with 19.89 seconds
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica’s Usain Bolt turned in a workman-like performance to win the men’s 200m in 19.89 seconds (-0.3 m/s) at the London Muller Anniversary Games and proved his readiness to defend his titles at the Olympic...

Kalawan wins impressive silver, a bronze for Nigel Ellis
Jamaica Observer

BYDGOSZCZ, Poland — Intermediate hurdler Shannon Kalawan and sprinter Nigel Ellis added to Jamaica’s medal tally at the IAAF World Under-20 Championships at Zawiszaw stadium in Bydgoszcz, Poland, last night with...

Fruitless day for the West Indies
Jamaica Observer

NORTH SOUND, Antigua and Barbuda (AFP) — Virat Kohli’s first double century in any form of first class cricket and Ravichandran Ashwin’s third Test century against the West Indies anchored India’s...

Opposition legislator appeals for help for young athlete
Antigua Observer

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Jul 18, CMC – An opposition legislator is calling on Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris and the hierarchy of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force to help a young national athlete who...

St. Kitts PM takes on chairmanship of OECS Authority
Dominica News Online

The Sixty-Third Meeting of the OECS Authority was convened on the 14th July 2016 at the OECS Commission under the incoming Chairmanship of the Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris, Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis. The...

CPL UPDATE: Tallawahs score 108-run win over Patriots
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Jamaica Tallawahs scored a comprehensive 108 run victory over St Kitts and Nevis Patriots to make in their second from as many home games in the 2016 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL)...

Doctor dead in 3-vehicle collision
Jamaica Observer

MANCHESTER, Jamaica – The police's Constabulary Communications Unit (CCU) has confirmed that a fatal accident took place in Mandeville this afternoon. Local News Sat, 16 Jul 2016 21:52:56 GMT CPL UPDATE: Tallawahs...

#ReadySetRio: List of athletes for Rio Olympics
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Jamaica Olympic Association today named the 63 athletes who will be representing Jamaica at the Rio Olympics in Brazil, from August 5-21. Local Sports Mon, 11 Jul 2016 15:38:40 GMT Jerome Taylor...

Holder-captained West Indies without Ramdin, Taylor
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (AFP) — The Jason Holder-captained West Indies squad for the upcoming four-test series against India was released on Monday, with Denesh Ramdin a frustrated absentee. Local Sports Mon, 11 Jul...

Jason Holder to lead Test team for upcoming series
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The selection panel of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) today announced a 12-member squad to face India in the upcoming four-test series. The first Test is scheduled to start in Antigua...

Bolt, Fraser-Pryce head 63-strong team to Rio Olympics
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — Usain Bolt and Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce headline a list of 63 athletes in three sporting disciplines — athletics, swimming and gymnastics — to the 31st Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil, from...

Jerome Taylor quits Test cricket
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) – West Indies fast bowler Jerome Taylor has retired from Test cricket, just days before the start of the upcoming series against India. Local Sports Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:41:02 GMT Bolt,...

Amazon Warriors sitting pretty after fourth straight
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Guyana Amazon Warriors installed themselves as hot favourites to book the first play-off spot in the Caribbean Premier League when they brushed aside the luckless St Kitts and Nevis...

‘Dropped’ Ramdin called up by Knight Riders
Jamaica Observer

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad ( CMC) — West Indies wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin has been called up by Trinbago Knight Riders for the remainder of the Caribbean Premier League, after allegedly being excluded from the West...

Female fighters stamp their class
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica’s top female fighters, International Sport Karate Association (ISKA) world champion Subrina Richards and Sheckema Cunningahm, stamped their class at the US Open on Friday, turning back all rivals to win their...

Ja’s juniors shine in martial arts tourney
Jamaica Observer

JAMAICA’s junior martial artists on Friday started their onslaught at the International Sports Karate Association’s US Open World Martial Arts Championships, racing to 22 medals spread over sparring, weapons,...

Another breathtaking performance by Seeking My Dream
Jamaica Observer

In showing respect to the mighty Eros, in whose honour the feature race at Caymanas Park yesterday was run, Seeking My Dream, in another breathtaking performance that sent shivers among racing fans, captured the Grade One...

Serena wins seventh Wimbledon, record-equalling 22nd major title
Jamaica Observer

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — Serena Williams powered to her seventh Wimbledon crown as the world number one finally claimed a record-equalling 22nd major title with a 7-5, 6-3 victory over Angelique Kerber in...

Ja’s coaches to attend Special Olympics meeting in US
Jamaica Observer

Two members of Jamaica’s technical staff are set to represent the island at the Special Olympics Sports Business Meeting set for the United States between August 9 and 12. Local Sports Sun, 10 Jul 2016 00:00:00 GMT...

Bobsleigh on the rise again, says local boss
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica’s bobsleigh programme has been rejuvenated with the injection of new competitors, including the recently recruited Jazmine Fenlator, who competed for the United States at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in...

Jamaica win team gold at ISKA Championships
Jamaica Observer

JAMAICA’s Nicholas Dusard, Kenneth Edwards and Richard Stone on Friday won an inspiring three-man team gold medal, in continuous sparring, to lift the spirits of the island’s martial artists at the International...

Under-17s aim to get it right
Jamaica Observer

The unforeseen exit of Jamaica’s Under-20 footballers at the first hurdle of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) World Cup qualifiers recently has given birth to a positive twist to the unflattering tale. Local Sports...

Local body hosts trial for bobsleigh athletes
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica –The Jamaica Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation is hosting a selection exercise for brake men at GC Foster College in St Catherine, on Saturday. Local News Fri, 08 Jul 2016 17:17:39 GMT Serena,...

Singular voices not the way forward, charges PM Mitchell
Jamaica Observer

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) — Outgoing chairman of the Caricom Subcommittee on Cricket Governance, Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell, says the problems plaguing West Indies cricket cannot be solved by the opinions of...

PHOTO: Good luck, Jaheel!
Jamaica Observer

Flow staffers (from left) Kim Lee, Loteshea Hutchinson, Atoya Newman and Flow Brand Ambassador Jaheel Hyde look on as Kenesha Francis, another Flow staff member, signs a giant ‘Good Luck’ card for Hyde who...

Junior golfers claim 2nd place in regional tourney
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica’s Junior Golf Team played steadily on the final day of the 54-hole Caribbean Amateur Junior Golf Championship at the Barbados Golf Club to secure second place behind defending champions Puerto Rico, who also...

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