Monday, December 11, 2017

Red Force deep in trouble*

Dec. 10, 2017, 12:1 AM AST Comments

THE Trinidad and Tobago Red Force will be fighting for survival today after Jamaica Scorpions dominated a rain-shortened third day of their regional four-day match at Sabina Park in Jamaica, yesterday. The Scorpions, led by skipper Paul Palmer’s 136 — his maiden first-class hundred ̵ League One honours as UTT’s Glen sinks Santa Rosa*

Dec. 10, 2017, 11:5 PM AST Comments

The first edition of the new Trinidad and Tobago Super League reached a dramatic conclusion on the final day of competition yesterday, as Guaya United snatched the title away from FC Santa Rosa, thus adding the League One title to the League Cup KnockOut they won recently.

Call for action*

Dec. 10, 2017, 11:0 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) is being asked to urgently address the selection dispute between France-based players Dexter St Louis and Rheann Chung and the T&T Table Tennis Association (TTTTA).

Thomas, Saunders save Hurricanes*

Dec. 10, 2017, 10:58 PM AST Comments

Devon Thomas hit his third first-class hundred and a career-best knock from Akeem Saunders helped carry Leeward Islands Hurricanes to within reach of a stunning come-from-behind victory over Barbados Pride yesterday in the Regional 4-Day Championship before they settled for a draw.

T&T v/ball women drawn with defending champs*

Dec. 10, 2017, 10:55 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago ended up in the same group as defending champions United States and Russia when the draw for the Women’s World Volleyball Championships took place Thursday in host country Japan. The most prestigious competition in the sport after the Olympic Games will serve off right afte

Justifiable indifference*

Dec. 10, 2017, 10:45 PM AST Comments

Dinanath Ramnarine must be loving every minute of this. As someone who revelled at being in the firing line as a highly contentious president of the West Indies Players Association, the former Test leg-spinner will certainly not be put off by inferences that his ongoing duel with the top brass in lo

‘Connection’ down Police for 5th success in Cup *

Dec. 10, 2017, 12:6 AM AST Comments

W CONNECTION have won a fifth Trinidad and Tobago FA Trophy title while Police FC’s bid for silverware must wait for another season. The “Savonetta Boys” had the final mostly in their control when defeating Police FC 3-1 in Friday’s final before a packed covered stand at the

No quorum*

Dec. 9, 2017, 11:52 PM AST Comments

JUST SIX of a possible 51 delegates were present at the 8 a.m. start of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) reconvened Annual General Meeting (AGM) yesterday morning. Only three of 13 Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) Board of Directors members joined president David Jo

T&T’s Merissa Aguilleira aims to achieve more*

Dec. 9, 2017, 11:45 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago women’s team skipper Merissa Aguilleira is pleased with the progress of women’s cricket in Trinidad and Tobago and is looking forward to taking the game to even greater heights in 2018.

Simmons focused on U19 team success*

Dec. 9, 2017, 11:39 PM AST Comments

OPENING BATSMAN Keagan Simmons has played down the hype surrounding his selection on the West Indies Under-19 team for the 2018 ICC Youth World Cup in New Zealand in January and February.

Cricket bosses lament gov’t decision to skip World Cup bid*

Dec. 8, 2017, 11:57 PM AST Comments

Disappointed. That was the response of both president of the Trinidad and Tobago Women’s Cricket Association (TTWCA) Joycelyne Francois-Opadeyi and Trinidad and Tobago Cricket Board (TTCB) president Azim Bassarath after learning that the government would not be supporting the TTCB’s bid

Scorpions hold upper hand over Red Force*

Dec. 8, 2017, 11:48 PM AST Comments

The Jamaica Scorpions took a 75-run first innings lead over the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force yesterday thanks to a century from John Campbell and half centuries from Brandon King and skipper Paul Palmer.

‘Sando’ looking to dominate again*

Dec. 8, 2017, 11:44 PM AST Comments

THE National Inter-Club Knockout Tennis Tournament will be contested over the next two days at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua. San Fernando Tennis Club finished with a perfect record from their ten fixtures during the round-robin stage of the competition a couple months a