Thursday, December 14, 2017

Sports

Three changes for clash with Pride in Tarouba*

Dec. 13, 2017, 9:45 PM AST Comments

UNABLE SO FAR to find a consistent winning formula, the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force have shuffled their pack once more for today’s seventh-round match against the Barbados Pride in the Regional Four-Day Championship.

Windies lose ground in Test rankings*

Dec. 13, 2017, 9:43 PM AST Comments

WEST INDIES have taken another blow to their Test ranking, following their 2-0 series defeat to New Zealand. Though the Caribbean side remains eighth in the ICC rankings, they have lost three rankings points and are now alongside ninth-ranked Bangladesh on 72 points.


Bassarath: Emrit will do us proud*

Dec. 13, 2017, 9:36 PM AST Comments

OUTSTANDING Trinidad and Tobago allround cricketer Rayad Emrit has been commended for his resilence and perseverance, after being called up to represent the West Indies in a T20 series against New Zealand.


Another title for unbeaten Sando*

Dec. 13, 2017, 9:33 PM AST Comments

SAN FERNANDO Tennis Club A picked up right where they left off a couple months ago when the curtain came down on the B-mobile National Inter-Club Tennis Tournament over the weekend at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua.

‘Green Army’ eye Pro League*

Dec. 13, 2017, 9:31 PM AST Comments

AFTER dominating the inaugural season of the Trinidad and Tobago Super League (TTSL) football competition, Hydrotech Limited Guaya United are considering the option of becoming a Pro League team next season.


Windies suffer clean sweep after latest batting debacle*

Dec. 12, 2017, 11:32 PM AST Comments

WEST INDIES suffered a 2-0 clean sweep after New Zealand needed just two sessions to wreck the remainder of the Caribbean side’s innings and inflict a punishing 240-run defeat in the second Test at Seddon Park, yesterday. Resuming the penultimate day on 30 for two in pursuit of a world record


Coach Williams unhappy with Red Force inconsistencies*

Dec. 12, 2017, 11:27 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Red Force’s inconsistency—with the bat, the ball and in the field—is starting to become a concern for coach Kelvin Williams. Having bowled well against the Leeward Islands Hurricanes in St Kitts to record their second outright win this season, Denesh Ramdin&


TTCB CEO says hosting World T20 would benefit T&T*

Dec. 12, 2017, 11:24 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board CEO Suruj Ragoonath believes that hosting matches in next year’s ICC Women’s World T20 championship will do a lot for the development of women’s cricket in T&T. Speaking to the Express yesterday, Ragoonath explained that the Trinidad and Tobago Wom

'Super' collision course*

Dec. 12, 2017, 11:20 PM AST Comments

The last day of action in the new Trinidad and Tobago Super League was a spectacle in more ways than one. At the Guayaguyare Recreation Ground, second-placed Guaya United were shooting goal after goal past the Defence Force goalkeeper. But at the Larry Gomes Stadium in Malabar, leaders FC Santa Rosa


La Rose forced out

Dec. 12, 2017, 9:36 AM AST Comments

Dennis La Rose has been forced to abandon plans to compete at this week's US Para Open Table Tennis Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The tournament serves off tomorrow.



‘Pair’ for Powell as Windies head for defeat *

Dec. 11, 2017, 7:11 PM AST Comments

Opener Kieran Powell completed a “pair” to leave West Indies in dire straits in their pursuit of a world record target of 444 runs, after Ross Taylor’s 17th Test hundred put New Zealand in a near invincible position, in the second and final Test yesterday.


Great potential *

Dec. 11, 2017, 7:10 PM AST Comments

GARTH WATTLEY—Everything did not go according to plan, but the Secondary Schools Football League’s (SSFL’s) Field of Dreams All Star Weekend showed potential for growth.