Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Sports

Pybus future uncertain *

Nov. 28, 2016, 7:27 PM AST Comments

The future of Richard Pybus as the West Indies Cricket Board's Director of Cricket remains uncertain. Pybus, whose three-year contract with the WICB ended in November, has not signed a new long-term deal with the regional body.



Holder, Lewis make headway in ODI rankings

Nov. 28, 2016, 7:24 PM AST Comments

West Indies captain Jason Holder has gained significantly in the international rankings coming out of the Tri-Nations Series in Zimbabwe, despite his side’s failure to reach the final.

India’s Jadeja, Ashwin turn screw on England *

Nov. 28, 2016, 7:22 PM AST Comments

Kled India's strong lower-order batting display with a career-best 90 before spin partner Ravichandran Ashwin wrecked England's top order to put the hosts firmly in charge of the third Test yesterday.



D/Force, Ma Pau to square off in First Citizens Cup final *

Nov. 28, 2016, 7:9 PM AST Comments

Defence Force and Ma Pau Stars have won the right to contest for the $110,000 first prize in Friday's 2016 First Citizens Cup final. Defence Force, First Citizens Cup champions of 2002 and 2009, and Ma Pau Stars were each $7,000 richer as Sunday's semi-final round winners, due to the new cash bonus


Gayle announces arrival with fireworks as Vikings win

Nov. 28, 2016, 7:8 PM AST Comments

Superstar Chris Gayle announced his arrival in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) like only he can, hitting a boundary-studded cameo to help propel Chittagong Vikings to a nine-wicket win over Rangpur Riders on Sunday.

Keshorn’s coach conducts workshop

Nov. 28, 2016, 7:3 PM AST Comments

About 20 local track and field coaches benefitted recently from a workshop conducted by the professionals of Elite Development & Performance Unit (EDPU) of the Sports Company (SPORTT) at the Hasely Crawford Stadium.


‘WE LET COACH DOWN’*

Nov. 27, 2016, 9:51 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association’s decision to sack national team coach Stephen Hart is not a popular one with the players. This at least is according to vice-captain Jan-Michael Williams. And as they come to terms with the loss of their coach, the players are seeking to have a mee


Hart: Support Red Army

Nov. 27, 2016, 9:49 PM AST Comments

Former head coach of the national senior football team Stephen Hart HAS urged local fans to continue supporting the Red Army team, while former Strike Squad skipper Clayton ‘JB’ Morris believes whoever replaces Hart would expose the failures of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Associatio


Rain dominates at Queen’s Park Oval

Nov. 27, 2016, 9:41 PM AST Comments

The weather intervened in a significant way again yesterday to reduce the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force’s clash with the Leeward Islands Hurricanes to an academic exercise. Two full sessions were lost on day three of the four-day Digicel Regional 4-Day fixture yesterday after play was called o


Favouritism vs merit*

Nov. 27, 2016, 9:36 PM AST Comments

We can debate the rights and wrongs of the decision all the way until kickoff against Panama, but it won’t change the fact that Stephen Hart is no longer head coach and someone has to be identified sooner rather than later if there is to be any chance of resurrecting Trinidad and Tobago’