Friday, July 3, 2015

Sports

Rio 2016 organizers unveil Olympic torch

Jul. 3, 2015, 1:32 PM AST Comments

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Rio de Janeiro organizers unveiled the Olympic torch for the 2016 Games on Friday, saying it brings together "movement, innovation and Brazilian flavor."

BITTER-SWEET

Jul. 2, 2015, 8:57 PM AST Comments

By Kwame Laurence—It's official! The 2012 Olympic Games men's 4x100 metres silver medal goes to Trinidad and Tobago. “This is bitter-sweet,” anchorman Richard “Torpedo” Thompson told the Express.



Dimension, QPCC in WoLF Big Eight

Jul. 2, 2015, 8:43 PM AST Comments

Women’s League Football (WoLF) action continued last weekend, with the places for the upcoming Big Eight competition up for grabs. Real Dimension, St Augustine FC and Petrotrin were all in winners’ row, as they continued their good form in matches which took place across the country.


BITTER-SWEET

Jul. 2, 2015, 8:57 PM AST Comments

By Kwame Laurence—It's official! The 2012 Olympic Games men's 4x100 metres silver medal goes to Trinidad and Tobago. “This is bitter-sweet,” anchorman Richard “Torpedo” Thompson told the Express. “We live for a moment and not necessarily a monetary award.”



‘Soca Warriors’ play Haiti today in closed-door match

Jul. 2, 2015, 8:47 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s senior men’s team will have an idea where they are at ahead of the CONCACAF Gold Cup which begins in a few days, when they face Haiti’s senior team today from 5(p.m.) in a closed-door training match at the Central Broward Regional Complex, Fort Lauderdale.


Emrit strikes sink Zouks

Jul. 2, 2015, 8:44 PM AST Comments

Seamer Rayad Emrit made key strikes to spark a St Lucia Zouks collapse, as reigning champions Barbados Tridents clinched a 15-run victory in the tenth game of the Caribbean Premier League Wednesday night.




Water polo teams pick up gold and silver at CCAN

Jul. 2, 2015, 8:38 PM AST Comments

In the recently concluded CCCAN 2015 waterpolo tournament in Salinas Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago Polo Warriors and Princesses won a historic two gold medals at this prestigious Carribean and Central American Tournament.


Nadal ousted in 2nd round at Wimbledon

Jul. 2, 2015, 8:37 PM AST Comments

Two-time champion Rafael Nadal is making another early exit from Wimbledon, after losing in the second round to a 102nd-ranked qualifier who played the match of his life.