Infantino remains focused on 'bringing football back to FIFA'

FIFA p resident Giovanni “Gianni” Infantino believes that his administration is well on its way to “bringing football back to FIFA, and the FIFA back to football”, as per his campaign promise more than two years... Read More

JFF scores with FIFA summit
Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) President Michael Ricketts has hailed last week's FIFA Executive Football Summit (FIFA EFS) as a huge success in many ways.... Read More

'Marva' does it again
M arvellous Marva , the Philip Feanny-trained five-year-old grey mare, under a well-timed ride from in-form apprentice Anthony Thomas, just got up to beat Awesome Destiny by three parts of a length in...... Read More

U-20 Girlz eager to rebound against defending champs USA
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago — It was not the desired start for Jamaica's Under-20 Reggae Girlz to their CONCACAF Women's Championship campaign, but the coaching staff is optimistic they can play catch up.... Read More

Athanaze, Yadram lay waste to Kenya

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

LINCOLN, New Zealand (CMC) — Alick Athanaze lashed an unbeaten hundred and off-spinner Bhaskar Yadram claimed a five-wicket haul, as West Indies Under-19s overcame a slight hiccup to easily dispose of Kenya Under-19s by 222 runs and notch their first win of the ICC Youth World Cup... Read More

Bailey shines as Leverkusen climb to second

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Berlin , Germany (AFP) — Winger Leon Bailey produced a superb back-heeled goal in a dazzling display as Bayer Leverkusen went second in the Bundesliga with a 4-1 win at Hoffenheim yesterday. Read More

Dacres, Smikle impress at Big Shot Throwers Meet

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Jamaican Olympians Fedrick Dacres and Traves Smikle put on quite a show in the men's discus final at the 15th staging of the Big Shot Throwers Meet at the Excelsior High school in Kingston, Jamaica yesterday to the delight of the hundreds of spectators who were on hand to witness... Read More

Couples Ocho Rios Charity Golf tourney raises $1.7 million

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

The 2018 edition of the 17th Annual Couples Resorts Ocho Rios Charity Golf Tournament held at Sandals Golf and Country Club has proven successful yet again with approximately $1.7 million being raised. Read More

Montego Bay Boys Club seek revenge against Harmony FC

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Sunday, January, 21 2018    

BOUNTY HALL, Trelawny — Montego Bay Boys Club will be on a mission of revenge today when they take on promoted Harmony FC in their second-round game in the Jamaica Football Federation Western Confederation/Charley's JB Rum Super League at Bounty Hall, set to start at 3:00... Read More

Taylor in forefront as Thunder remain top with win

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

WAGGA WAGGA, Australia (CMC) — Stafanie Taylor's all-round efforts were pivotal as leaders Sydney Thunder remained top of the Women's Big Bash League table with a crucial 37-run defeat over Adelaide Strikers here yesterday. Read More

H'View visit MoBay as RSPL third round kicks off

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Today's 3:00 pm Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) encounter between the pair of former champions Montego Bay United and Harbour View FC at WesPow Park in St James is one of the highlights of the 23rd match day as teams try to rake in much-needed... Read More

Photo: Omar's got it!

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Omar McLeod poses with the 2017 RJRGleaner National Sportsman of the Year Award after becoming the first sprint hurdler to land the prestigious honour at the ceremony held at the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel on Friday night. (Photo: Collin Reid) Read More

McLeod, Atkinson on top

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Omar McLeod and Alia Atkinson both made history when they were crowned Sportsman and Sportswoman of the year, respectively, at the RJRGleaner National Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year Awards held at the Pegasus Hotel in Kingston, Friday night. Read More

Scorpions under pressure as Pride batsmen tighten grip

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Chadwick Walton stroked his 20th first class half-century to steady Jamaica Scorpions but opener Shayne Moseley gathered his second of the match, as Barbados Pride tightened their grip during their final-round encounter in the Regional Four-Day... Read More

American Coleman breaks 60m indoor world record

Sunday, January, 21 2018    

Los Angeles , United States (AFP) — World 100-metre silver medallist Christian Coleman opened his 2018 campaign by breaking the 60-metre indoor world record with a time of 6.37secs on Friday. Read More


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