Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Sports

No coaches named, Thompson among five out of Florida meet*

Jan. 17, 2018, 12:24 AM AST Comments

ON THE EVE of their departure for the high-level January 19-21 UANA (American Union of Swimming) Swimming Cup in Coral Springs, Florida, the Team TTO contingent has dwindled from 23 to 18 athletes while the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ASATT) is yet to name a head coach and m

Carter gallant in ITF defeat*

Jan. 16, 2018, 11:40 PM AST Comments

AIDAN CARTER went down in two very competitive sets when the Anguilla Cup ITF (International Tennis Federation) Junior Tournament served off on Monday. The national under-16 and 18 champion was not expected to get past No. 6 seed in their battle for a place in the “round of 16” of the un


Rampersad backs T&T teammates*

Jan. 16, 2018, 11:34 PM AST Comments

THE competing nations in the CONCACAF Under-20 Women’s Championship are all on Trinidad and Tobago soil and will have their official first visits to the Ato Boldon Stadium today, one day before the tournament kicks off. There will be no practice sessions before T&T face Haiti at 6.30 p.m. and


Lee, Matabadal take BC Open honours*

Jan. 16, 2018, 11:28 PM AST Comments

Wan Ju Lee and Karina Matabadal produced commanding performances on the second and final day of the BC Open to take the top prizes, as the 2018 golf season got underway on the weekend at Brechin Castle Golf Course, Couva. Lee shot a final day 74 to complete a six-shot victory over defending champion

Cassies shine at ‘Central’ awards*

Jan. 16, 2018, 11:22 PM AST Comments

CASSIE cousins, Leon, Sandhya and Sonja, were in the spotlight when the Central Badminton Academy and Club (CBAC) hosted their 2017 dinner and awards function recently at Brian Lara Cricket Academy, Tarouba. Leon and Sandhya were the Most Outstanding Under-17 players, while Sandhya’s sister So


Shift in focus

Jan. 16, 2018, 4:39 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Under-20 women's team head coach Jamaal Shabazz has praised the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) for the respect it has given to the women's game in T&T over the last few years.



Durant's 32 points send Warriors past LeBron, Cavs 118-108

Jan. 16, 2018, 8:43 AM AST Comments

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kevin Durant scored 32 points, Stephen Curry added 23 and the Golden State Warriors extended their road winning streak to 13 games with a 118-108 Martin Luther King holiday victory Monday night over the Cleveland Cavaliers, their struggling NBA Finals foes.


Stars on board*

Jan. 15, 2018, 6:56 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Red Force could have the services of star players Sunil Narine, Darren Bravo for the upcoming the Regional Super50 however one issue in particular is complicating the selection of the final squad.


Holder: Planning has begun*

Jan. 15, 2018, 6:53 PM AST Comments

West Indies captain Jason Holder says planning has already begun for the ICC World Cup qualifiers in March, as the Caribbean side looks to book their spot in the 2019 one-day showpiece in England.


Merry Boys, Cane Farm reach UWI semis*

Jan. 15, 2018, 6:50 PM AST Comments

Cane Farm and Merry Boys have progressed to the semifinal stage of the UWI-UNICOM National T20 Tournament after contrasting victories over Club Crusoe and UWI over the weekend.


South Africa overcome Kohli*

Jan. 15, 2018, 6:50 PM AST Comments

India captain Virat Kohli blazed a magnificent century, but South Africa hold the upper hand after reaching 90 for two...