Friday, April 22, 2016

Sports

TUMBLING DOWN *

Apr. 21, 2016, 8:20 PM AST Comments

President of the Trinidad and Tobago Gymnastics Federation (TTGF) coaching body Anderson Charles has called second vice president Ricardo Lue Shue's decision to accompany Marisa Dick as coach to the Aquece Rio Test Event last Sunday a conflict of interest after Lue Shue himself was part of the last-

Badree to miss IPL season *

Apr. 21, 2016, 8:16 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) leg-spinner Samuel Badree will not take part in this year's Indian Premier League Twenty20 due to injury.



Central can go seven points clear against Sando *

Apr. 21, 2016, 7:52 PM AST Comments

Defending champions Central FC are four points clear at the Digicel TT Pro League summit with a chance to open a seven-point gap when the “Couva Sharks” tackle seventh-positioned Club Sando from 7pm on Friday at the Hasely Crawford Stadium.



128 in fray as Sagicor golf tees off at Moka *

Apr. 21, 2016, 7:46 PM AST Comments

The annual two-day Sagicor-St Andrews Invitational Golf Tournament tees off on Saturday at the St Andrews Golf Club in Moka, Maraval, and 128 participants will take to the greens in their quest to be declared the champions of their respective flights.



Dick: Thema and I support each other

Apr. 21, 2016, 7:39 PM AST Comments

Despite the furore on the administrative side of the Thema Williams issue, Canada-based Trinidad and Tobago gymnast Marisa Dick says she and Thema Williams support each other.


TTGF MUST QUIT*

Apr. 20, 2016, 10:27 PM AST Comments

At least one member of the Trinidad and Tobago Gymnastics Federation (TTGF) coaching body has tendered his resignation while another says he intends to follow suit by this weekend, in the aftermath of the handling of the Thema Williams withdrawal from the Aquece Rio Test Event last Sunday.


Coach cries shame on TTGF*

Apr. 20, 2016, 10:26 PM AST Comments

It was the most unthinkable thing any organisation could do to an athlete who has invested so much time...It’s a shame.”


NAAA launches National Athletic Championships*

Apr. 20, 2016, 10:23 PM AST Comments

The National Association of Athletics Administrations (NAAA) plans to take a different approach to the National Athletics Championships this year, with the intention not only to make improvements on the event, but also to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Hasely Crawford's Olympic gold medal ̵


Pollard blasts RCB bowlers in Mumbai win

Apr. 20, 2016, 10:23 PM AST Comments

West Indies big-hitter Kieron Pollard fired for the first time in the new Indian Premier League season, blasting a cameo to propel Mumbai Indians to a comfortable six-wicket victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore yesterday.


An Olympic Diary... ST FORT REAPING REWARDS*

Apr. 20, 2016, 10:19 PM AST Comments

halifa St Fort announced her arrival on the global sprint stage with 100 metres silver at the 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships in Cali, Colombia. This season, the Florida-based teenager is focused on the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.