Saturday, August 1, 2015

Sports

St Fort shines

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:55 PM AST Comments

Khalifa St Fort was among six Trinidad and Tobago athletes on show in Edmonton, Canada, after press time last night, in Pan American Junior Track and Field Championship finals. St Fort faced the starter in the women's 100 metres final.

‘Bigman’ set to repeat

Jul. 31, 2015, 10:44 PM AST Comments

BIGMAN IN TOWN has raced unbeaten since winning the 1,900-metre President’s Cup one year ago, when he scored by six lengths with Nobel Abrego aboard. He will go to post today without Abrego in the saddle in the Grade Two event at Santa Rosa Park, while bidding to extend his winning streak to eight.A


WASA go for ‘Solo’ crown

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:54 PM AST Comments

WASA Club will attempt to continue their tremendous run when the team finals of the Solo National Table Tennis Championships are contested from 5 p.m. today at Central Regional Indoor Sports Arena, Chaguanas.


Chung in the spotlight

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:53 PM AST Comments

RHEANN CHUNG will begin her quest to be crowned national champion for the first time in 16 years today at Central Regional Indoor Sports Arena, Chaguanas.


T&T U-19s miss out on final spot

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:52 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Under-19s missed out on a place in the final of the West Indies Cricket Board Regional Under-19 Championships after their final round match against the Leeward Islands at Ewarton was abandoned due to rain.


T&T finish fourth in Hoerman Cup

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:51 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Hoerman Cup team concluded their campaign in fourth position in the team standings after the conclusion of the fourth and final day of the Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships at the Half Moon Golf Club in Jamaica yesterday.


Joevin, Kenwyne named in ‘Best XI’

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:50 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago pair Joevin Jones and Kenwye Jones, along with four Jamaicans, were named in the Best XI from the recent CONCACAF Gold Cup which were selected by the American Fox Sports network.


McGregor named Women’s Premier League MVP

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:48 PM AST Comments

Jodi Ann McGregor of Chancellor Angels was named the Women’s Premier League (WPL) Most Valuable Player and was also named in the WPL All-Star team as the inaugural tournament closed on Thursday night at St James Barracks.


Local turf legend Joseph passes

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:48 PM AST Comments

ABRAHAM JOSEPH, one of this country’s most gifted jockeys during the 1940s, 50s and 60s, has died. He passed away on Wednesday morning at Port of Spain General Hospital,


Goal City thrash Bethel in TFA action

Jul. 31, 2015, 9:45 PM AST Comments

In the third round of the Tobago Football Association, Premier league, D’ Lime Bar Goal City scored a convincing 5 – 1 win over Bethel United at the Moriah Recreational ground.



Ronda Rousey roams to Brazil with plan to beat Correia at UFC 190

Jul. 31, 2015, 12:18 AM AST Comments

GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — Ronda Rousey is in charge now. The unbeaten bantamweight champion is the biggest star in the UFC, and she could have staged her next title defense anywhere in the world before she moves on to her next acting job or book tour stop or red-carpet appearance.


Cedenio stunner

Jul. 30, 2015, 9:9 PM AST Comments

By Kwame Laurence—Machel Cedenio produced a stunning come-from-behind victory at the Bauhaus Athletics IAAF Diamond League meet, in Stockholm, Sweden, yesterday.