Friday, June 23, 2017

Sports

Ahye, Cedenio defend

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:52 PM AST Comments

Michelle-Lee Ahye and Machel Cedenio open their NGC/Sagicor National Open Championship title defences at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Port of Spain...


Shocking batting collapse *

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:45 PM AST Comments

A sensational batting meltdown left West Indies Women with a crushing six-wicket defeat to South Africa Women in their final official warm-up game, and teetering on the brink of turmoil just five days before their opening game of the ICC Cricket World Cup next Monday.


DIFFERING OBJECTIVES *

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:42 PM AST Comments

ANIL KUMBLE’S resignation as India coach has dominated the headlines leading up to the Seagrams Royal Stag Mega Cricket Cup 2017 but according to India skipper Virat Kohli and Windies captain Jason Holder...

T&T tackle Colombia in ‘Pan Am’ *

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:40 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago will begin their quest in the classification round today when the Women’s Pan American Volleyball Cup resumes in Peru following yesterday’s rest day.


T&T players blitzed in JITIC doubles *

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:29 PM AST Comments

THREE pairs from host country Trinidad and Tobago were defeated in the second round of doubles in the JITIC Regional Junior Tennis Championships on Wednesday at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua.


Yohance Marshall joins NE Stars *

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:25 PM AST Comments

North East Stars head coach Derek King will have available Trinidad and Tobago defender Yohance Marshall for Tuesday’s trip against Defence Force from 6 p.m. at Ato Boldon Stadium. Marshall, a 31-year-old with experience on three foreign continents, received his international transfer certific


T&T to miss NORCECA beach tourney *

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:22 PM AST Comments

THE NORCECA (North, Central America and Caribbean) Beach Volleyball Tour will return to Jamaica today after an absence of eight years. However, Caribbean neighbours Trinidad and Tobago will not be participating in the three-day tournament.


Valorous goes after Midsummer *

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:17 PM AST Comments

VALOROUS, the only horse still in the running for this country’s Triple Crown series, is among the 22 horses which were nominated at the first nomination stage on Wednesday for the 1,900-metre Midsummer Classic.


NOTHING GUARANTEED*

Jun. 22, 2017, 12:17 AM AST Comments

Former Test and one-day captain Darren Sammy believes West Indies are still not guaranteed of a berth in the ICC World Cup, even if they are forced to tackle ICC lightweight sides in a 10-team qualifier scheduled for next year. The Caribbean side currently look likely to miss out on automatic qualif


Kumble controversy overshadows India arrival*

Jun. 22, 2017, 12:15 AM AST Comments

Powerhouses India arrived in Trinidad Tuesday for their limited overs tour against the West Indies under a shadow of controversy after Anil Kumble dramatically stepped aside as head coach over a rift with captain Virat Kohli. Kumble was set to oversee the series in the Caribbean but opted to stand d


T&T off the mark in ‘Pan Am’*

Jun. 22, 2017, 12:13 AM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago got off the mark in style when the Pan American Volleyball Cup continued on Tuesday night in Peru. After expectedly losing their first three matches in Group B, the six-time Caribbean champions took two very close sets and then rolled in the third to defeat Chile 26-24, 25-22, 25