Saturday, August 6, 2016

Sports

MARISA AT HOME*

Aug. 5, 2016, 10:24 PM AST Comments

History-makers Felice Aisha Chow and Marisa Dick will be the first Trinidad and Tobago athletes on show at the 2016 Olympic Games here in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


Nabeel, Hackshaw in St Vincent ITF

Aug. 5, 2016, 10:23 PM AST Comments

NABEEL MOHAMMED and Scott Hackshaw are among seven players from Trinidad and Tobago expected to be in action when the under-18 boys’ qualifying singles draw for the St Vincent & Grenadines ITF (International Tennis Federation) serves off today.


Sammy sacked*

Aug. 5, 2016, 10:21 PM AST Comments

Darren Sammy has been sacked as West Indies Twenty20 captain, four months after leading the region to unprecedented second T20 World Cup triumph. In a video posted on his Facebook page yesterday, the 32-year-old said he had received a call from new chairman of selectors, Courtney Browne, informing h

Aaron, Arun in ‘Solo’ spotlight

Aug. 5, 2016, 10:17 PM AST Comments

THE country’s four dominant youngsters over the last few years will be in action today when the Solo National Junior Table Tennis Championship serves off at Central Regional Indoor Sports Arena, Chaguanas.


TKR eliminate Zouks*

Aug. 5, 2016, 10:14 PM AST Comments

New Zealand star Brendon McCullum chose the ideal time to hit his highest score of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) as Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) kept their title-defence alive with a five-wicket victory over St Lucia Zouks in the second playoff game on Thursday night.


No CASA for 18-time champ Khan

Aug. 5, 2016, 10:5 PM AST Comments

FOR the first time in many years, Rhea Khan will not be a member of the Trinidad and Tobago team for the CASA (Caribbean Area Squash Association) Championship.


I've been axed as skipper, Sammy announces

Aug. 5, 2016, 4:48 PM AST Comments

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Aug 5, CMC — Darren Sammy has been sacked as West Indies Twenty20 captain, four months after leading the region to unprecedented second T20 World Cup triumph.



Olympic Venues

Aug. 5, 2016, 1:14 PM AST Comments

The Games of the XXXI (31st) Olympiad will take place over 34 venues that are dotted around Rio de Janeiro.


Knight Riders beat Zouks by five wickets

Aug. 5, 2016, 10:24 AM AST Comments

Trinbago Knight Riders defeated St Lucia Zouks by five wickets in their Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 'Eliminator' at Warner Park in St Kitts to set up an effective semi-final against the Jamaica Tallawahs on Friday.


GOLDEN LEGACY

Aug. 4, 2016, 9:23 PM AST Comments

Keshorn Walcott will receive yet another reward for his Olympic gold medal at the Maracana Stadium here in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, today. The 2012 men's javelin champion has been named Trinidad and Tobago flagbearer for the 2016 Olympic Games opening ceremony, scheduled to start at 7pm (TT time).