Wednesday, January 17, 2018

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



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.



ASATT fail to finalise team*

Jan. 14, 2018, 10:45 PM AST Comments

Just days ahead of the team’s departure, the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago (ASATT) is still struggling to assemble a full technical team to accompany a 23-member national swim team to the January 19-21 UANA (American Union of Swimming) Swimming Cup to be hosted in Coral S


Smashers tame Enforcers in T10 CCL*

Jan. 14, 2018, 10:41 PM AST Comments

HIGH-FLYING Canaan Bon Accord Enforcers were brought back down to earth when they suffered a three-wicket loss at the hands of Valleyline Smashers during yesterday’s Day Four action of the 2018 bmobile T10 Community Cricket League (CCL).


Fire, UTT open with Premier Division wins*

Jan. 14, 2018, 10:39 PM AST Comments

FIRE SERVICES and the University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT) made winning starts to the four-team Premiership Division when league competition got underway in the highest tier of the Courts All Sectors Netball League season in D’Abadie on Saturday.


Just play the game*

Jan. 14, 2018, 10:35 PM AST Comments

Sometimes, probably most times, we make things appear weightier than they are. So amid worries over crime, the economy, corruption and any other issue of concern you can think about, the national under-20 women’s football team is being saddled, by some, with the responsibility of lifting our s