Sunday, November 19, 2017

Sports

Ramdin’s men facing defeat in Tarouba*

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

After initially making a strong reply to the Guyana Jaguars’ first innings total of 484 for eight declared late on Friday night, the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force suffered a batting meltdown yesterday, being dismissed for 120 before tea on the penultimate day of the day-night regional four-day

Lewis, Pollard star in BPL*

Nov. 18, 2017, 10:6 PM AST Comments

West Indies stroke-makers Evin Lewis and Kieron Pollard slammed half-centuries as Dhaka Dynamites crushed Darren Sammy’s Rajshahi Kings, but superstar Chris Gayle flattered to deceive, in his first outing in the Bangladesh Premier League yesterday.


U20 women sweep Jamaica*

Nov. 18, 2017, 9:53 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago’s women’s Under-20 footballers swept their two-match series against their Jamaican counterparts, unconvincingly winning the second match 1-0 yesterday afternoon at the Manny Ramjohn stadium, Marabella.


Crowne: Take St Louis/Chung case to TTOC*

Nov. 18, 2017, 9:46 PM AST Comments

Justification for the omission of France-based table tennis pros Dexter St Louis and Rheann Chung from Trinidad and Tobago’s Commonwealth Games team by 5 p.m. tomorrow. This request was made on Friday via email by sports lawyer Dr Emir Crowne.

Eighth wonder *

Nov. 18, 2017, 9:15 PM AST Comments

In a good final in which both sides producing exciting moments, W Connection defeated defending champions Defence Force 3-1 to capture an unprecedented eighth First Citizens Cup knockout football title on Friday night at the Ato Boldon stadium, Couva.


RED FORCE RALLY Off-spinner Charles claws back Jaguars *

Nov. 17, 2017, 10:37 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Red Force off-spinner Bryan Charles put an end to the Guyana Jaguars run-fest at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba yesterday, grabbing four crucial wickets in the final 30 minutes before the Tea (up to press time) interval to keep the hosts hopes alive.


Humphreys is Solo 'Last Man'*

Nov. 17, 2017, 10:33 PM AST Comments

Curtis Humphreys emerged as the “Last Man Standing” at the PowerGen Sports Club in Port of Spain on Thursday night. Humphreys defeated Aaron Wilson in the final, the WASA Table Tennis Club player battling past his opponent 13-11 to go home with the $1,000 first prize.


Prisons, Guaya clash in Super League final tonight*

Nov. 17, 2017, 10:29 PM AST Comments

League One leaders Guaya United will face League Two runners-up Prisons FC in the Trinidad and Tobago Super League Cup final from 7 p.m. today at the Ato Boldon Stadium, Couva. The Prisons team will be hoping to sign off their historic season with the team’s first piece of silverware after bei

T&T ladies finish one-two in ‘Women’s Physique’ in Barbados*

Nov. 17, 2017, 10:22 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago had a one-two finish in the Women’s Physique at the 2017 edition of the Darcy Beckles Bodybuilding Invitational Classic, Bikini and Fitness, held last weekend in Barbados. Bonaparte reversed placings with Fiona Branker, who defeated her in the Trinidad and Tobago Senior Cha


Perfect Hazbeens crush Starz in final*

Nov. 17, 2017, 10:15 PM AST Comments

QPCC (Queen’s Park Cricket Club) Hazbeens again proved that they are anything but “has beens” when they turned in another tremendous performance to capture the title in the National Inter-Club Squash League Thursday night at their Racquet Centre, Queen’s Park Oval, St Clair.


Junior Women Warriors edge Jamaica 1-0*

Nov. 17, 2017, 10:9 PM AST Comments

Having tried a mostly locally-based contingent, head-coach Jamaal Shabazz will give the foreign-based component of the Trinidad and Tobago Women’s Under-20 football team a chance to vie for final selection today when they play Jamaica in the second of two friendly matches.


Irving, Brown help Celtics beat Warriors 92-88

Nov. 17, 2017, 8:51 AM AST Comments

BOSTON (AP) — Kyrie Irving had 11 of his 16 points in the fourth quarter, including two free throws that put Boston ahead in the closing seconds, and the Celtics beat the Golden State Warriors 92-88 on Thursday night for their 14th straight victory.