Monday, February 27, 2017

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Cop killed in crash

Feb. 27, 2017, 1:53 PM AST Comments

By Carolyn Kissoon - A police officer was killed in a crash on the Solomon Hochoy Highway, near Claxton Bay, on Monday.



Chalkdust is 2017 Calypso Monarch

Feb. 27, 2017, 7:27 AM AST Comments

Dr Hollis "Chalkdust" Liverpool entered his name in the record books when he captured his ninth Calypso Monarch title with his performance of “Learn From Arithmetic” at the 2017 Dimanche Gras competition at the Queen's Park Savannah, Port of Spain,on Sunday.

MORE WORLD CUP POINTS FOR BROWNE*

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:49 PM AST Comments

Local sprint cyclist Kwesi Browne continued to make progress towards qualification for the World Championships by picking up more precious World Cup points. For the second straight week at a World Cup meet, Browne reached the semi-final stage in the keirin, this time at the fourth leg of the 2016-20


Lawrence happy with 1st week of training

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:47 PM AST Comments

It’s so far, so good for new national football team head coach Dennis Lawrence. Lawrence has just completed his first week of training with his squad ahead of the upcoming international friendly with Suriname on March 10 in Paramaribo.


Beach footballers go under again*

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:42 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago lost their fifth place playoff match 5-2 to the Bahamas on Saturday night in Nassau. Having seen the USA beat Jamaica, the Bahamians then got back to winning ways against Trinidad and Tobago, with captain Gavin Christie’s brace proving decisive as the home nation held off a


Derbyshire withdraw interest in Samuels

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:40 PM AST Comments

Derbyshire say they are no longer interested in signing West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels, after making initial contact with the player. Samuels has played 71 Tests and 238 limited-overs internationals and was recently cleared to bowl after serving a 12-month ban for an illegal action.

Always bacchanal time

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:29 PM AST Comments

One of the spinoff benefits of the Carnival season is having so many of our outstanding sports performers of years past back home, no doubt to sample the vibe in whichever way they choose, but also to reunite and reminisce.


ALL STARS JAMMIN' STILL*

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:22 PM AST Comments

The Massy Trinidad All Stars Steel Orchestra in yesterday's pre-dawn performance jammed in fine style all the way to their tenth National Panorama championship and at the time this article was filed was jamming still at their Hell Yard panyard on Duke Street, Port of Spain, in celebration.


Carnival ‘to the Extreme’

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:16 PM AST Comments

Bigger, better and brighter! That’s the promise from all quarters as Trinidad and Tobago spends the next two days showing the world that even as challenges rise up to be overcome, it’s possible to be jammin’ still.


Rush for costumes in Sando

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:16 PM AST Comments

THE BAND that produced the San Fernando King and Queen for 2017 has sold out as bands prepare to take to the streets of San Fernando for the next two days. Rosemary Jagessar of Lionel Jagessar and Associates, who won the Queen competition on Friday, said all costumes for their presentation San Ferna


Man shot twice in two weeks*

Feb. 26, 2017, 9:13 PM AST Comments

A MAN who was shot in his left leg a mere two weeks ago was shot in his right foot on Saturday. Akeel Crawford was sitting outside his Lawrence Street, San Fernando, home at 5.30 p.m. on Saturday when several shots were fired, police said.