Wednesday, August 23, 2017

SIGN OF THE TIMES*

Aug. 23, 2017, 1:0 AM AST Comments

Former West Indies player Deryck Murray was not surprised by the decision of the Bravo brothers, Darren and Dwayne and Sunil Narine to decline selection for the One-Day International series in England. And he feels those decisions have a lot to do with “ongoing issues.” In a release on M

Under-17 Girls face USVI tonight*

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:56 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Under-17 begin to the journey towards a place in the 2018 FIFA Girls Under-17 World Cup with a first-round Caribbean Zone tie against the United States Virgin Island (USVI). Trinidad and Tobago begin Caribbean qualifying tonight in the 7.30 second match of a double-header against


Six T&T players in ITF Junior semis

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:44 AM AST Comments

AFTER being the last two players standing in the girls’ Under-14 draw two weeks ago, Trinidad and Tobago’s Alexis Bruce and Keesa Lee Young advanced to the semi-finals of the THA (Tobago House of Assembly)/B-mobile Tobago ITF (International Tennis Federation) Junior Tournament yesterday.


Evin Lewis, Gayle overpower Tallawahs*

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:37 AM AST Comments

Half-centuries from captain Chris Gayle and his opening partner, Evin Lewis, propelled in-form St Kitts and Nevis Patriots to a handsome 37-run victory over reigning champions Jamaica Tallawahs in their Caribbean Premier League on Monday night. Gayle stroked an unbeaten 71 off 55 deliveries while Le

Strong start for T&T in C’bean Mini t-tennis*

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:35 AM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago made an impressive start to the Caribbean Mini and Pre-Cadet Table Tennis Championships Monday in Jamaica. Three of the four teams won their opening fixture, but the boys’ Under-11 (mini-cadet) combination of Sameer Ali, Sachin Ramsumair and Gabriel John was beaten 3-0 by t


Mixed results for youth teams at Mayaro opening *

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:31 AM AST Comments

Potential future stars of local football thrilled residents of Mayaro when the 2017 BP Trinidad and Tobago Razack Jan Memorial Mayaro Football League kicked off at the Ortoire Recreation Ground, Mayaro, recently. Celebrating its 19th year, the league is managed by Illusions International Sports & Cu


Minister for Gally’s closing*

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:22 AM AST Comments

Darryl Smith, Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs has accepted an invitation to attend the closing ceremony of Gally’s Football Finishing School (GFFS), which takes place today at 5 p.m. Smith will be on hand to distribute certificates of participation to players who attended the Port of Spain


Guaya win again*

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:11 AM AST Comments

UNBEATEN League One leaders Hydrotech Guaya United took advantage of the carnage behind them to stretch their lead in the Trinidad and Tobago Super League(TTSL) football competition to seven points over second-placed FC Santa Rosa. Guaya consolidated their position at the top by beating the fourth-p

T&T seven beaten in CAREBACO*

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:5 AM AST Comments

ALL seven players from host country Trinidad and Tobago were eliminated on the opening day of the international open singles of the Caribbean Regional Badminton Confederation (CAREBACO) Championships yesterday at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua. Latoya Waldrond was the onl


Joevin Jones joins training*

Aug. 23, 2017, 12:2 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago head coach Dennis Lawrence welcomed German-bound Joevin Jones into his training session yesterday at Larry Gomes as the local players continued their preparations for tomorrow’s international friendly against Jamaica at Hasely Crawford Stadium from 8pm. Jones turned up yest


STILL HUNGRY*

Aug. 20, 2017, 11:33 PM AST Comments

The high-flying Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) will take a four-match winning streak to St Kitts for their next Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) match, and captain Dwayne Bravo is keen that his side keeps taking up the challenge on the road. The TKR will face close rivals St Kitts and Nevis Patriot


T&T beaten in CAREBACO bronze medal match*

Aug. 20, 2017, 11:30 PM AST Comments

THE second-string Trinidad and Tobago squad was soundly beaten for the bronze medal as they finished fourth and last in the senior team event of the Caribbean Regional Badminton Confederation (CAREBACO) Championships yesterday at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua. The hosts


Coach Shabazz optimistic U-17 girls can rise to the challenge*

Aug. 20, 2017, 11:29 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s Under 17 girls footballers will commence their World Cup qualifying quest towards the 2018 FIFA Under 17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay with a Caribbean Zone preliminary phase clash against US Virgin Islands from 7:30 pm at the Ato Boldon Stadium, in Couva, on Wednesd