Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Climate challenges await in 2018

Jan. 1, 2018, 6:21 PM AST Comments

Express Editorial - CLIMATICALLY speaking, the year 2017 closed out in the same fashion as the New Year 2018 ushered itself in. Residents in various parts of the country were facing the New Year with reminders of some of the worst weather patterns we experienced during the latter half of 2017.

Let’s act on this great first step*

Jan. 1, 2018, 6:21 PM AST Comments

GUEST EDITORIAL—We are heartened by news coming out of the One Planet Summit in Paris last month regarding the launch of a public-private coalition to create the world’s first “climate-smart zone” in the Caribbean.





...Let common sense prevail*

Jan. 1, 2018, 6:7 PM AST Comments

I HAVE noted with great interest the controversy brewing and boiling over the song “Rowlee Mudda Count” by Nermal “Massive” Gosein for Carnival 2018.




PHIL GETS THE THUMBS UP*

Dec. 31, 2017, 9:16 PM AST Comments

Phil Simmons will take over the reins as the new head coach of Afghanistan. The former West Indies coach replaces former India batsman Lalchand Rajput, who held the position for just three months before his contract was terminated by the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB).


Must-win for Windies*

Dec. 31, 2017, 9:6 PM AST Comments

New Zealand take on the West Indies in the second of three T20 international matches at the Bay Oval, bowling off at 2 a.m. (T&T time), targeting a win that would see them secure a series win with a game to spare. The Black Caps head into the match having comfortably won the series opener last Frida


Raptors clinch T20 title*

Dec. 31, 2017, 8:55 PM AST Comments

Preysal Raptors clinched the Centric Cricket Academy’s 2017 Youth T20 Festival title when they defeated Endeavour Hawks by 55 runs last week Saturday. Batting first at the Avidesh Samaroo Park in Endeavour, Raptors compiled an imposing 136 for the loss of six wickets as top order batsmen N. Bi