Friday, May 26, 2017

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U-17 North/South clash on today*

May 26, 2017, 11:18 PM AST Comments

THE country’s top Under-17 cricketers, outstanding in the recent Shell sponsored Inter Zone competition, will be bidding for places in the national team for the upcoming regional championship when a North versus South Under-17 50-over clash takes place today at the National Cricket Centre in B

Carter sets the pace in California swim meet*

May 26, 2017, 11:16 PM AST Comments

Top Trinidad and Tobago swimmer Dylan Carter was the fastest qualifier for the Men’s 200m freestyle final after the first morning of the three-day 2017 Novaquatics Speedo Grand Challenge, being held at the William Woollett Jr Aquatics Center in Irvine, California. Carter splashed to a one minu


T&T makes conditional bid for CPL*

May 26, 2017, 11:14 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago would be “delighted” to host a CPL match here but on terms that would be amenable to all, as we do not have money to splurge as before, says Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley. He was responding to a question on the issue at a media conference at the Parliament building y


‘Ron La’ back at Guaya*

May 26, 2017, 11:10 PM AST Comments

RON LA FOREST has been reinstalled head-coach at Guaya United and the football club has expressed ambitions of making a clean sweep of the new Trinidad and Tobago Super League. Armed with home-based players, Guaya have worked hard in pre-season preparation on and off the field. Manager Jameson Rigu

‘Executives’ double up in TML league*

May 26, 2017, 11:6 PM AST Comments

Nur-e-Islam Executive Eagles and Nur-e-Islam Executive Youths dominated the TML Cricket League finals at St Joseph last weekend. In the inaugural TML/Takaaful T&T Premier Cricket League, Nur-e-Islam Executive Eagles defeated ATCO Curepe Blazers by three runs to clinch the title, while the Executive


‘Executives’ double up in TML league*

May 26, 2017, 11:4 PM AST Comments

Nur-e-Islam Executive Eagles and Nur-e-Islam Executive Youths dominated the TML Cricket League finals at St Joseph last weekend. In the inaugural TML/Takaaful T&T Premier Cricket League, Nur-e-Islam Executive Eagles defeated ATCO Curepe Blazers by three runs to clinch the title, while the Executive


Horsford in England for javelin training*

May 26, 2017, 11:1 PM AST Comments

TYRIQ HORSFORD, three time CARIFTA gold medallist and record holder in the boys Under-18 javelin throw, will attend the Loughborough University’s annual Sport Development: Javelin Training Camp, scheduled for May 28 to 29 in England. This event will be used for tracking his personal progress


5 T&T players in U19 squad for Africa tour*

May 26, 2017, 10:58 PM AST Comments

Kirstan Kallicharan heads a list of five Trinidad and Tobago cricketers selected on the West Indies Under-19 team for the upcoming tour of South Africa and Zimbabwe. The tour takes place in July and is being used as preparation for next year’s ICC Under-19 Youth World Cup (January 12- Februar

GIVE ME A BREAK*

May 26, 2017, 10:39 PM AST Comments

“Give me a break!” That was Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley's contemptuous dismissal of statements from two former UNC prime ministers that the recent excesses of Ministers Shamfa Cudjoe and Darryl Smith suggested that corruption in his (Rowley's) Government was “rife”. Speak


Rowley sorry for Tobago seabridge woes

May 26, 2017, 10:25 PM AST Comments

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley yesterday apologised to the people of Trinidad and Tobago, but particularly to the people of Tobago, for what was happening between the Port of Port of Spain and the Port of Scarborough. However, Rowley said the Government had to make “significant interventions&#


Smith: I did not go to Dwight Yorke Stadium*

May 26, 2017, 10:23 PM AST Comments

Minister of Sport Darryl Smith confirmed yesterday that he did not visit the Dwight Yorke Stadium during the $92,000 jaunt to Tobago. Asked in Parliament by Couva South MP Rudy Indarsingh if he personally toured the Dwight Yorke Stadium during his visit to Tobago last weekend, Smith said he had visi


Truckers, PATT get heated*

May 26, 2017, 10:20 PM AST Comments

Three notes have been sent to Cabinet on Toba­go’s seabridge woes and by next week, the Toba­go Chamber should have information on the way forward for cargo and fast ferries for the island. This is the outcome of a meeting held yesterday with officials of the Port Authority of T&T (PATT), Truc


Minister: HDC homeowners to pay property tax*

May 26, 2017, 10:18 PM AST Comments

Housing Development Corporation (HDC) homeowners will have to pay property tax. Responding to a question in the House of Representatives yesterday, Housing Minister Randall Mitchell said owners of HDC units will be “liable” to pay property tax. He said persons renting HDC units will not