Thursday, October 20, 2016



Oct. 19, 2016, 11:24 PM AST Comments

Former West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin will not take the field with the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force for the Professional Cricket League four-day tournament and instead has decided only to make himself available for the regional Super50. Ramdin made the revelation in an interview with the Express

Hart, John-Williams to discuss Molino

Oct. 19, 2016, 11:22 PM AST Comments

Could there be an olive branch extended to Kevin Molino, allowing the influential midfielder back into the national football team, as the final round of CONCACAF World Cup qualifying begins in November? The national senior team will re-assemble next month for the opening match of the round, against

Shiva Boys edge closer to SSFL ‘Premier’ title

Oct. 19, 2016, 11:20 PM AST Comments

Shiva Boys Hindu College need one more win in the Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) to seal their maiden title. The Clarke Road, Penal team romped to a 3-0 win over St Mary’s College at Irwin Park, Siparia, to snap the “Saints’” unbeaten run which

Brutal ‘Solo’ draws for junior champs

Oct. 19, 2016, 11:18 PM AST Comments

NATIONAL junior champions Renaldo Sinanan and Nathaniel Khellawan have been dealt brutal draws in the Solo Badminton Tournament. National under-17 champ Khellawan will oppose top-seeded Roger Moore and national under-19 champ Sinanan will come up against No. 3 seed Naim Mohammed, when the tournament

Ma Pau shut out Rangers*

Oct. 19, 2016, 11:12 PM AST Comments

CARLOS EDWARDS played a pivotal role in goals for veterans Jason Scotland, Anthony Wolfe and Kerry Baptiste, as Mau Pa Stars swept St Ann’s Rangers 3-0 in the Digicel Pro League on Tuesday night at the Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva.

Bassarath praises Bravo, Bishoo

Oct. 19, 2016, 11:9 PM AST Comments

THE PERFORMANCES of left-handed batsman Darren Bravo and leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo give rise to renewed optimism about West Indies cricket and reinforce the belief that the Caribbean remains a rich breeding ground for cricketers of the highest calibre.

England Women whip WI

Oct. 19, 2016, 11:3 PM AST Comments

England held their nerve to win the fifth and decisive one-day international against West Indies by a comfortable five wickets at Sabina Park yesterday to clinch the series 3-2. Alex Hartley (4-24) and Katherine Brunt (3-23) were the pick of the bowlers as the hosts, who had won the toss, laboured t

Raymond McLean passes on

Oct. 19, 2016, 11:0 PM AST Comments

RAYMOND MCLEAN has passed on at age 63, a year after resigning as manager of Directv W Connection football club. McLean died suddenly on Monday night at his home in Carapo, Arima, and will be cremated on Saturday at Allen’s Funeral Home on Broadway Street in Arima. Viewing of the body begins a


Oct. 19, 2016, 3:0 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago all-rounder Kieron Pollard says he wasn’t surprised that he was axed from the West Indies One Day International set-up, noting that he was preparing himself mentally for it. Pollard and another T&T player, wicketkeeper Denesh Ramdin, were both dropped from the ODI squad for

Bravo: I wanted to bat out the day

Oct. 19, 2016, 2:56 AM AST Comments

Stylish middle order batsman Darren Bravo says his marathon innings was designed to frustrate Pakistan and set up a victory run for West Indies in the opening Test that ended here on Monday. Pakistan pulled off a 56-run win at Dubai International Cricket Stadium to upstage Bravo’s magnificent

U-20 men wrap up Panama training camp with win

Oct. 19, 2016, 2:54 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s national men’s Under-20 team closed off its three-match training camp in Panama with a 3-1 victory over local club San Francisco FC at the Estadio Agustin Sanchez in La Chorrera on Monday. The win was set up with goals by Central FC forward Nicholas Dillon in the se

When the borders came down

Oct. 19, 2016, 2:51 AM AST Comments

“Say too much borderline, man and man fraid to walk down in ah next man vicinity, It’s borderline, all this Satan wickedness in the poor man community, It’s borderline, say man and man fraid to walk down in ah next man vicinity...” Sunday gone, there were no self-imposed bord

Promotion battle continues in Championship division

Oct. 19, 2016, 2:21 AM AST Comments

The Shell/First Citizens Championship division Big Five competition is around the corner, and there are two clear leaders in the zones vying for a play-off spot. In the South Zone, Princes Town West Secondary have already qualified, after winning all of their eight matches with a ten-point gap over