Wednesday, September 28, 2016

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WHITEWASH!*

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:59 AM AST Comments

Pakistan exposed West Indies weakness to spin bowling and large outfields by cantering to a comfortable eight wicket win in their final match to complete a three-nil whitewash yesterday.

Welcome Pro League funds

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:56 AM AST Comments

Sport Minister Darryl Smith yesterday assured local football clubs that the Ministry of Sport has restored its $83,000 subvention to clubs in the Digicel Pro League, allowing them to pay salaries.


Dutchman wins first Tobago stage

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:49 AM AST Comments

Dutchman Arno Van Der Zwet took the first stage of the Tobago Cycling Classic which pedalled off from Shirvan Road, yesterday afternoon. The rider, who represented PSL Cycling Club in the Division One category, beat his countryman Nick Stopler, also of PSL, into second, while Ismael Sanchez of the D


South derby on

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:48 AM AST Comments

port of spain   The big game in the Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League this week will take place in the south. Naparima College host Presentation College in what should be feast of football at Lewis Street, San Fernando this afternoon, Seven days ago, the “Clįsico”

THA encourages use of facilities*

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:37 AM AST Comments

Tobagonians are being urged to seize the opportunities that sport can provide by participating in sporting programmes and using the island's facilities. During the 47th sitting of the Tobago House of Assembly on September 22, at the Assembly Chamber Secretary of Education, Youth Affairs and Sport,


Stronger Jabloteh, but tougher season

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:29 AM AST Comments

San Juan Jabloteh head coach Keith Jeffrey predicts the upcoming Digicel Pro League season will be tougher than the last. The shortened 2017-2016 season kicks off on Friday and will run until January 2017.


Trinis star in Canada*

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:25 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s David Livingston and Andre Brown continued to fly the national flag high in Canada when their team Redemption Social and Sport Club captured the Etobicoke District Cricket League (EDCL) 50-over title with a close two-wicket win over Red Star in the final over the weekend.


Pioneers repel Reform in MFL

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:23 AM AST Comments

MARABELLA XYZ PIONEERS scored four first half goals at the Marabella Recreation Ground on Monday to beat Reform 4-2 in their Over-40 showdown in the 2016 Marabella Football League (MFL).

Ramdin: Youth element a good sign

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:19 AM AST Comments

Veteran wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin says the infusion of youth in the West Indies one-day team is great for the long term development of the side. The Trinidadian was speaking after arriving here as part of the squad which will take on Pakistan in a three-match series starting Friday at the Sharjah C


Santa Rosa stay out front in Super League

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:16 AM AST Comments

Sports and Games FC Santa Rosa remained atop the National Super League standings after they whipped Bethel United 3-0 on Sunday in Tobago. Two goals within the first 20 minutes from Jean Paul Aqui-Blanc (second minute) and Keron Clarke (18th) out the “Cannons” in cruise control.


FATCA FIRE*

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:5 AM AST Comments

Opposition Leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar yesterday fired back that Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley's “hour-long ramble” was a tactic to distract from the “bitter pill” of the national budget this Friday.


...Rowley’s response unbecoming, says Tewarie

Sep. 28, 2016, 1:4 AM AST Comments

It was unbecoming of Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley to use executive power to launch an assault on the Opposition over the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), says Opposition MP Dr Bhoendradatt Tewarie.


...Estrada: Govt sent detailed plan to US Treasury

Sep. 28, 2016, 12:52 AM AST Comments

United States Ambassador John Estrada yesterday said the Trinidad and Tobago Government had submitted a “detailed explanation and a step-by-step plan” to the US Treasury for bringing the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) into force.