Thursday, December 8, 2016

Sports

WIN, OR NOT*

Dec. 7, 2016, 9:31 PM AST Comments

TOM SAINTFIET was only second choice of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) for the position of new men’s senior national football coach, but he was affordable. And if he fails to get favourable results in his first two World Cup matches against Panama and Mexico in March, 2017

Makes no sense

Dec. 7, 2016, 9:28 PM AST Comments

Former national coaches Alvin Corneal and Everald “Gally” Cummings have rubbished the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) latest head coach selection, calling it “disrespectful” to the entire country and saying the decision just didn’t make sense.


Italian Morace appointed T&T women’s boss*

Dec. 7, 2016, 9:20 PM AST Comments

Italian Carolina Morace has been appointed as head coach of the Women’s Senior National Women team and director of women’s football. The announcements were made yesterday at a TTFA press conference hosted by at the Courtyard Marriott in Port of Spain.


Latapy takes general secretary job

Dec. 7, 2016, 9:19 PM AST Comments

JUSTIN LATAPY has filled the position of general secretary of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association. Yesterday, Latapy was introduced at a Trinidad and Tobago Football Association press conference held at the Courtyard Marriot hotel.

TTCB investigating assault allegations

Dec. 7, 2016, 9:17 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) says it is currently probing allegations of sexual assault against one of its officials. Reports have surfaced of an alleged incident involving an official and a player during a West Indies youth tournament earlier this year.


Pau, Pau!*

Dec. 7, 2016, 9:8 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago international Hughton Hector and Surinamese national striker Dimitrie Apai both scored twice when Directv W Connection beat Ma Pau Stars 4-2 in the Digicel T&T Pro League on Tuesday night at Ato Boldon Stadium.


Carter to splash for a medal

Dec. 7, 2016, 9:5 PM AST Comments

Top Trinidad and Tobago swimmer Dylan Carter was scheduled to splash for precious metal last night when he was expected to dive into action in the Men’s 200m freestyle final at the FINA World Short Course Championships underway in Windsor, Canada.


Bovell III, ASATT send congrats to swimmer

Dec. 7, 2016, 8:58 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s only swimming Olympic medallist George Bovell III and the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ASATT) have sent congratulatory messages to Dylan Carter on his national record and blistering swim in the preliminary round of the 200m freestyle event at the W

Lawrence wins in Venezuela

Dec. 7, 2016, 8:56 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago boxer Sheldon Lawrence rebounded with a knockout victory over Colombian Jose Cervantes in their World Boxing Council (WBC) Youth Professional League super middleweight bout in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday.


Red Force take on Scorpions on road

Dec. 7, 2016, 8:55 PM AST Comments

Another topsy-turvy clash is expected between the Jamaica Scorpions and the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force when they bowl off their fourth round Digicel Regional Four-Day Tournament today at Sabina Park.




SAN JUAN TAKE INTERCOL*

Dec. 7, 2016, 12:44 AM AST Comments

Presentation College San Fernando had their 41-year wait for another InterCol title extended when they were beaten 1-0 by San Juan North Secondary in the 2016 Secondary Schools Football League National Coca-Cola InterCol final at the Manny Ramjohn Stadium in Marabella, yesterday.