Saturday, August 19, 2017

Sports

ITF Tobago begins in Tacarigua*

Aug. 19, 2017, 12:50 AM AST Comments

THE under-18 qualifying events for the THA (Tobago House of Assembly)/B-mobile Tobago ITF (International Tennis Federation) Junior Tournament will get going at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua. This Grade V tournament has been in existence for over five years, but will not

CASA men beaten by Bajans*

Aug. 19, 2017, 12:48 AM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago’s men were beaten by Barbados in the battle to determine the winner of Group A when the CASA (Caribbean Area Squash Association) Championships continued Thursday night in St Vincent. After both teams had already gotten past Bermuda and Cayman Islands to book their places in


‘Point’ celebrates Jereem*

Aug. 19, 2017, 12:46 AM AST Comments

AS POINT FORTIN yesterday celebrated the achievements of homeboy Jareem Richards at the IAAF World Championships in London, the athlete used it as an opportunity to appeal for the completion of the Mahaica Oval, a sporting complex in the borough. Richards was treated to a grand celebration through t


Party time at Ato Boldon*

Aug. 19, 2017, 12:44 AM AST Comments

Specific locations within the Ato Boldon Stadium will be converted to a party venue for the September 1, FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifying encounter between the T&T senior men’s steam against Honduras. The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) will be offering fans the party stand exper

Return to the turf*

Aug. 19, 2017, 12:42 AM AST Comments

TURF RACING, last staged on June 10, is set to resume today, rain having wreaked havoc with the course, forcing all scheduled grass racing to be shifted to the main track. Former champion jockey Venice Richards, who makes the call regarding racing on the turf track, said: “The turf course only



HARD DAY’S GRIND

Aug. 17, 2017, 9:8 PM AST Comments

A DAY that started brightly ended in typical uncertainty for West Indies, after Alastair Cook and Joe Root plundered hundreds to give England an early hold on the historic first Test yesterday.


Bolt hits back at doubters *

Aug. 17, 2017, 9:3 PM AST Comments

USAIN BOLT delivered a rebuke to those who questioned whether he really suffered an injury in his farewell race at the World Athletics Championships by revealing details of his hamstring tear yesterday.


Lalonde ‘Trini to d bone’ *

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:46 PM AST Comments

“I screamed so hard. I could not believe it. I am overwhelmed. I am numb. But I had a suspicion something would happen. I would text and tell Lalonde he would be getting the gold.



Guzman, Espinoza out injured *

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:37 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago will be fielding a second-string squad in the senior team event of the Caribbean Regional Badminton Confederation (CAREBACO) Championships, starting today at National Racquet Centre...


T&T players suffer in ITF *

Aug. 17, 2017, 8:37 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago players suffered at the hands of seeded players in the “round of 16” of the under-18 division of the ITF (International Tennis Federation) Junior Tournament in St Vincent on Wednesday.