Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Sports

NO CHOICE *

May 2, 2016, 8:27 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) described their decision to include Marisa Dick as gruelling and difficult, acknowledging that public confidence in the selection process for the Rio 2016 Games had been shaken, but adding that the TTOC's legal advice......

Russell stars in Knight Riders win *

May 2, 2016, 8:22 PM AST Comments

West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell played another big hand in the VIVO Indian Premier League Twenty20 championship yesterday to help Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to a five-wicket victory over Chris Gayle’s Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Bangalore.


North-East U-17s defeat Tobago cricketers

May 2, 2016, 8:19 PM AST Comments

NORTH-EAST defeated Tobago by ten runs in an exciting fixture in the third round of the Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board Under-17 Inter Zone competition at Shaw Park, yesterday.


Sharks repeat *

May 2, 2016, 8:16 PM AST Comments

Central FC successfully defended their Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Club Championship title, defeating Trinidad & Tobago compatriots Direct TV W Connection 3-0 when both teams met in the final at the Stade Sylvio Cator in Haiti on Sunday night.


T&T ready for Honduras

May 2, 2016, 8:13 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s national futsal men will be aiming to shake off their two recent losses to CONCACAF champions Costa Rica as they are set to face Honduras in a two-legged play-off for a place in the final round of qualification for the 2016 FIFA Futsal World Cup in Colombia this September


Rain halts National Championships at Velodrome *

May 2, 2016, 8:10 PM AST Comments

The juvenile and masters legs of the Trinidad and Tobago Cycling Federation (TTCF) National Cycling Championships had to be cut short over the weekend at the Arima Velodrome, as the weather brought a premature end to action on Saturday and prevented any cycling whatsoever on Sunday.


Rain eases woes at Santa Rosa

May 2, 2016, 8:5 PM AST Comments

HORSEMEN got their wish on Sunday morning. The rain they were literally crying out for finally came, and with it came flooding. Areas of the Santa Rosa Park paddock as well as the main track were flooded, but the water subsided quickly.


Ronaldo practices again, looks fit to face Man City

May 2, 2016, 3:15 PM AST Comments

MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo's chances of facing Manchester City in the second leg of the Champions League semifinals on Wednesday were boosted as he returned to full training, having missed three consecutive games because of an injury to his right leg.


WASHOUT*

May 1, 2016, 9:55 PM AST Comments

Heavy rain overnight and throughout most of the day yesterday put paid to the hopes of several cricket clubs competing in the National Premier One and Premier Two divisions, including some who had been hoping to make one final attempt to force their way into their respective Trinidad and Tobago Cric



Smith, Bravo fail as Lions tamed

May 1, 2016, 9:53 PM AST Comments

Dwayne Smith flattered to deceive while Dwayne Bravo suffered the indignity of a first ball ‘duck’, as leaders Gujarat Lions suffered a batting collapse to slide to a 23-run defeat to Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League, yesterday.


Warriors looking ahead to clashes with Uruguay, Peru*

May 1, 2016, 9:51 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s senior men’s footballers are gearing up for a hectic international schedule later this month, as they return to the stage of representing their country with international friendlies against Uruguay, Peru and China.


‘Toco Boys’ finish eighth in NORCECA*

May 1, 2016, 9:50 PM AST Comments

DANEIL WILLIAMS and Fabien Whitfield ended up in eighth position when the sixth leg of the NORCECA (North, Central America and the Caribbean) Beach Volleyball Tour concluded yesterday in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.