Saturday, March 25, 2017

Sports

OFF THE MARK*

Mar. 25, 2017, 12:6 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s World Cup football qualifying campaign is back on track. Last night, an only half-full house saw Kevin Molino’s first-half goal give the national football team a 1-0 win over visiting Panama in a CONCACAF zone FIFA World Cup qualifier at Hasely Crawford stadium, Por

Red Force, Scorpions share opening day honours

Mar. 25, 2017, 12:1 AM AST Comments

The Jamaica Scorpions were aggressive and the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force, tentative. However, both teams struggled for runs on the opening day of their regional four-day encounter at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, yesterday. Sent in to bat, the Scorpions were dismissed for 201. It could


Carter ties for NCAA silver*

Mar. 24, 2017, 11:54 PM AST Comments

Top Trinidad and Tobago swimmer Dylan Carter splashed his way to a joint silver medal in the Men’s 200 yard freestyle at the NCAA Division 1 Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana last night. Carter, who posted the third fastest time in the history of the 200 ya


Up to the challenge

Mar. 24, 2017, 11:47 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago senior men’s hockey team skipper Darren Cowie says the players are experiencing a nice balance of emotions as they approach their FIH (International Hockey Federation) Men’s World League Round 2 campaign opener against Russia today. When the match gets underway at 8 p

Shenelle goes for ‘Shell’ triple crown*

Mar. 24, 2017, 11:39 PM AST Comments

SHENELLE MOHAMMED will attempt to complete a triple crown today when the curtain falls on the Shell Tranquillity Open Tennis Tournament with four finals at the club’s courts, Victoria Avenue, Port of Spain. After capturing the singles and doubles titles a week ago, the 26-year-old and Akiel Du


Spicer ends 6-year drought

Mar. 24, 2017, 11:34 PM AST Comments

CATHERINE SPICER needed nine match points to clinch her first major senior singles crown in over six years when the curtain fell on the Classified Table Tennis Championships Wednesday night at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Road, Tacarigua. After failing to convert four match points to comple


Carter, Lee Assang in T&T sextet

Mar. 24, 2017, 11:29 PM AST Comments

AIDAN CARTER and Yin Lee Assang will lead Trinidad and Tobago’s challenge in the Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup for the second straight year. The six under-16 tennis player will compete in the North/Central America and the Caribbean pre-qualifying tournament next week in El Salvador.


Live Updates: WCQ T&T vs Panama

Mar. 24, 2017, 11:2 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago will square off against Panama from 7pm today at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Port of Spain in a crucial World Cup qualifying fixture. With no points to show after two matches in the six-team “Hex”, the final stage of CONCACAF qualifying, T&T desperately need to avo

Daniel fits in as hockey men beat USA in final warm-up

Mar. 23, 2017, 7:51 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago coach Glen “Fido” Francis says his players are ready to open their March 25-April 2 FIH (International Hockey Federation) Men’s World League Round 2 campaign against Russia at the National Hockey Centre in Tacarigua tomorrow.


Believe, achieve*

Mar. 23, 2017, 7:47 PM AST Comments

Match Panama's intensity, play Trinidad and Tobago's brand of football and get at least a point.


Batting dilemma

Mar. 23, 2017, 7:46 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Red Force and the Jamaica Scorpions are both looking for improved batting performances when they square off in round eight of the Professional Cricket League Regional four-day tournament starting today at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain.


Dylan Carter joins elite NCAA group

Mar. 23, 2017, 7:42 PM AST Comments

Top Trinidad and Tobago swimmer Dylan Carter felt excited after posting the third fastest time in history for the men’s 200 yard freestyle, at the NCAA Division 1 Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships that splashed off Wednesday night at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis, Indiana.