Sunday, October 22, 2017

Sports

Multisport Sprint and Super Sprint back *

Oct. 19, 2017, 8:46 PM AST Comments

FITNESS BUFFS will test their speed, strength and stamina this weekend when another instalment in the Evolution MultiSport Series will be run off on the Diego Martin Highway.

Jockey Rodrigo's suspension stands *

Oct. 19, 2017, 8:34 PM AST Comments

JOCKEY Sheldon Rodrigo who appealed his five-day suspension handed out to him by the race day stewards for his ride aboard Why Kapalua on August 12 has lost his appeal.



IOC expects decisions on Russian doping cases next month

Oct. 19, 2017, 1:49 PM AST Comments

Investigators at the International Olympic Committee expect to have "a number" of doping cases involving Russians at the Sochi Olympics resolved by the end of November, but they have no plans to dictate the eligibility of these athletes for next year's Winter Games in Pyeongchang.

HOCKEY MEN STAY HOT*

Oct. 18, 2017, 10:14 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago maintained their unbeaten record in the Pan American Hockey Federation (PAHF) Indoor Pan American Cup Men’s Tournament yesterday when they squashed Barbados 8-2 at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall in Georgetown, Guyana.


U-17 girls face J’ca tomorrow*

Oct. 18, 2017, 10:11 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s Under- 17 girls football team might well be in a must-win position when they meet traditionally strong Jamaica tomorrow in a tough Group F clash in the six-team Caribbean final-round qualifier being played in Haiti.


Tax help for athletes*

Oct. 18, 2017, 10:7 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee president Brian Lewis says his organisation will be addressing the tax compliance issue for athletes with workshops, after Minister in the Ministry of Finance Allyson West identified them as part of a group of persons that are not paying the taxes due to the Sta


QPCC and Petrotrin teams clash*

Oct. 18, 2017, 10:3 PM AST Comments

YOUTH will battle experience when the two QPCC (Queen’s Park Cricket Club) and Petrotrin teams clash in the Interclub Squash League tonight.

Sando hold W Connection*

Oct. 18, 2017, 10:1 PM AST Comments

Club Sando and W Connection drew their dress rehearsal for tomorrow’s First Citizens Cup semi-final when they battled to a 1-1 stalemate at the Manny Ramjohn stadium (MRS), Marabella, on Tuesday evening.


2 ineligible players in Fyzabad Secondary team*

Oct. 18, 2017, 12:14 AM AST Comments

SECONDARY SCHOOLS Football League (SSFL) president William Wallace is extremely disappointed that another scandal involving players’ eligibility has come to the fore, and said that the SSFL is treating the matter very seriously.


WI women’s skipper on lookout for new faces*

Oct. 18, 2017, 12:9 AM AST Comments

The road towards the ICC 2021 Women’s World Cup is a long one and Windies women’s skipper Stafanie Taylor is certain that there will be opportunities for some younger players to come into the team as the qualification process continues.


Three players capture ‘Scotia’ Triple Crowns*

Oct. 18, 2017, 12:4 AM AST Comments

LUC O’YOUNG, Shreya Maharaj and Chelsea Fong captured triple crowns in the Scotiabank Schools Table Tennis Tournament Sunday at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua. After they had combined to retain the open doubles crown and led Trimont College to a 3-0 victory over St


Barker, Le Maitre top Schools Cross Country*

Oct. 18, 2017, 12:0 AM AST Comments

Otis Barker emerged as the Secondary Schools Cross Country boys’ Over-17 champion with a hard-earned victory at the Queen’s Park Savannah in Port of Spain, on Sunday. The Toco Secondary student won the six-kilometre event in 22 minutes, 12 seconds, finishing just ahead of Jaden St Louis