Brian London

IN RECOGNITION: Entertainer Brian London, centre, poses with members of the World Cup-bound Trinidad and Tobago ‘Calpyso Girls’ netballers at the recent opening of the San Fernando Netball League, at the Southern Regional Complex.

THE San Fernando Netball League (SFNL) paid tribute to both the past and the future when opening its 2019 season recently at the Southern Regional Complex, in Pleasantville.

The long-standing San Fernando league opened with a March Past of teams, which was won by Chaguanas United.

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The league also observed the 40th anniversary of Trinidad and Tobago netballers finishing joint-winners, with Australia and New Zealand, at the 1979 Netball World Championships, which was staged at the (Mucurapo Multi-Purpose Facility) Jean Pierre Complex. The league also recognised this country’s national netball team which is set to participate in next month’s Netball World Cup. Actual league action begins in two weeks.

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