Sunday, October 22, 2017

Sports

Carter continues to create a splash*

Oct. 22, 2017, 10:10 PM AST Comments

Top Trinidad and Tobago swimmer Dylan Carter earned a gold and a silver on the first night of the second edition of the two-day USA Swimming College Challenge at the 25-yard pool at Uytengsu, Los Angeles, California, Saturday night.

Bailey wins first Pro title*

Oct. 22, 2017, 10:5 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago national Tamara Ribeiro-Bailey won her first international professional title when capturing the IFBB Ultimate Grand Prix 2017 Masters Figure Pro, held at the Westin Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, last weekend.


Soaking it all in*

Oct. 22, 2017, 10:0 PM AST Comments

There may be no mops or sponges available given the nationwide flooding woes, but sport continues to take us through the gamut of emotions even as the reactions from public personalities to this protracted rainfall dominate attention.


T&T thrash Argentina 7-0, book World Indoor Hockey berth*

Oct. 21, 2017, 10:32 PM AST Comments

Germany, here we come! In an undefeated campaign, Team TTO senior men’s hockey team shell-shocked Argentina 7-0 in the Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF) Indoor Pan American Cup final to storm into the FIH Indoor World Cup in Berlin, Germany next February.

Hope shines, Cremer puts Windies in spin*

Oct. 21, 2017, 10:20 PM AST Comments

SHAI HOPE was left stranded agonisingly short of a third Test hundred as West Indies lost seven wickets in a dismal final session to be bowled out cheaply, giving minnows Zimbabwe the advantage on the opening day of the first Test at Queens Sports Club yesterday.


West Indies ‘A’ crash to defeat*

Oct. 21, 2017, 10:10 PM AST Comments

WEST INDIES A failed with the bat for the second time in as many days as left-arm spinner Malinda Pushpakumara claimed a 12-wicket match haul to send them crashing to a heavy 280-run loss inside three days, in the second four-day “Test” yesterday.


Naparima move closer to title: Fatima humble Saints*

Oct. 21, 2017, 10:4 PM AST Comments

NAPARIMA COLLEGE mainained their lead in the Secondary Schools Football League Premier Division when they easily defeated Speyside High School 5-0 in their round 13 match at the rescheduled venue of Larry Gomes Stadium in Malabar yesterday.


Holders North East Stars play Caledonia*

Oct. 21, 2017, 9:55 PM AST Comments

MORVANT CALEDONIA United will attempt another upset in the 2017 FA Trophy competition when they take on defending champions North East Stars today from 3.30 p.m. at the Hasely Crawford Stadium.

Hockey men in Pan Am final*

Oct. 20, 2017, 10:46 PM AST Comments

THE Trinidad and Tobago men’s hockey team secured top spot in the round robin stage of the Indoor Pan Am tournament in Guyana yesterday and will contest the final to qualify for the FIH Indoor World Cup in Berlin, Germany next February.


Dunross, Newtown take PoS Zonal titles*

Oct. 20, 2017, 10:41 PM AST Comments

DUNROSS Preparatory School have been crowned Port of Spain West Zone Primary School Football champions following a 3-1 victory over Carenage Boys Government in the final at the Hasely Crawford Stadium training ground yesterday.


‘Tigers,’ Shiva Boys chase Naps*

Oct. 20, 2017, 10:38 PM AST Comments

AFTER an adjustment resulting from the Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) decision to suspend Fyzabad from the 2017 SSFL Premier Division season, Naparima College remain atop the standings and will play the league’s whipping team, Speyside High, at Lewis Street today, seeking to keep ahe


Travis upsets Reece*

Oct. 20, 2017, 10:36 PM AST Comments

THE Secondary School Badminton Championships returned with a bang after an absence of over five years at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua. The country’s brightest two rising stars squared off in a classic three-setter when action served off with the North Eastern Educ


Back to her best*

Oct. 20, 2017, 10:32 PM AST Comments

TONYA NERO is back home from a training stint in Wichita, Kansas, USA, and confident of producing the type of performances that earned her multiple national records in 2011/2012.