Thursday, October 27, 2016



Oct. 26, 2016, 10:49 PM AST Comments

West Indies speedster Shannon Gabriel has achieved a career-high in the ICC Test player rankings following his impressive outing in the second Test against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi, earlier this week. The 28-year-old Trinidad and Tobago fast-bowler jumped 10 spots to 38th in the bowler’s rankings

QRC go down

Oct. 26, 2016, 10:47 PM AST Comments

Queen’s Royal College were relegated from the Premier Division of the Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) yesterday, succumbing to a 4-0 defeat at home to St Anthony’s College. The “Royalians” had never before been relegated from the top flight in th

T&T U20’s qualify for CONCACAF

Oct. 26, 2016, 10:46 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago last night advanced to the CONCACAF stage of qualifying for the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup, to be played in the Korean Republic after Cuba played to a 1-1 draw with St Lucia last evening at the Caribbean qualifiers in Curacao.

Raging W Connection*

Oct. 26, 2016, 10:42 PM AST Comments

Easy like Sunday morning. Neil Benjamin Jr landed a hat-trick as Directv W Connection racked up the biggest win of the new Pro league season and kept Point Fortin Civic firmly in their place at rock bottom of the professional football league, with a 7-0 victory on Tuesday night at Ato Boldon Stadium

Bishops East still Tidal Wave champs

Oct. 26, 2016, 10:41 PM AST Comments

Bishop Anstey High School East successfully defended their title to become the top girls secondary school at the Tidal Wave Aquatics Inter-Zone Schools’ Swim Meet, which took place on Sunday October 16th at the Centre of Excellence Swimming Pool Complex in Macoya.

Cariah ready to shoulder Red Force batting

Oct. 26, 2016, 10:33 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Red Force all-rounder, Yannic Cariah is ready to step up his game when the Digicel SportsMax 4-Day tournament bowls off next month. The 24-year-old dominated every level of youth cricket with Trinidad and Tobago and is ready to taste that success at the First Class level.

St Agnes win two, lose one

Oct. 26, 2016, 10:32 PM AST Comments

IT took 24 penalties to stop St Agnes Anglican School of St James, from writing themselves into the annals of primary schools football history yesterday, when the Port of Spain & Environs Education District Atlantic Football League finals were contested at Fatima College Ground in Mucurapo.

Big 5 to determine promotion in SSFL

Oct. 26, 2016, 10:30 PM AST Comments

And then there were five. The Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) Championship Division Big Five will kick off tomorrow. The competition will not only crown the overall national league champions in the Championship but, more crucially, will determine who will be promoted to

Marcelle beaten in three ‘Solo’ finals

Oct. 26, 2016, 10:25 PM AST Comments

AVRIL Plaza Marcelle was beaten in all three finals when the curtain fell on the Solo Badminton Tournament on Sunday night at the Central Regional Indoor Sports Arena, in Chaguanas.

Leonard, Spurs spoil Durant's Warriors debut with blowout

Oct. 26, 2016, 11:39 AM AST Comments

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs put on such a basketball show they sent the loyal Golden State fans to a rare early exit. What a strange sight at Oracle Arena for opening night and Kevin Durant's long-awaited Warriors debut.


Oct. 26, 2016, 12:44 AM AST Comments

West Indies captain Jason Holder has brushed aside suggestions that he is under “pressure” as a result of a series of losses by the regional side on its current tour of the United Arab Emirates. Holder's declaration was made after the West Indies conceded the three-match Test series to P