Thursday, March 15, 2018

Gold again!

Mar. 8, 2018, 12:35 AM AST Comments

I asked for prayers ahead of my AIPS America Games ball throw title defence, here in Manaus, Brazil, yesterday. They worked! Thank you God for my second gold medal on the trot. Thanks to all who joined me in prayer as I petitioned the Almighty for success.

‘Fantasic job’*

Mar. 6, 2018, 11:42 PM AST Comments

“I guess all the guys came together and we did a very fantastic job.” Man-of-the-Match Shimron Hetmyer was a pleased man after he and veteran opener Chris Gayle struck imperious hundreds and West Indies overwhelmed United Arab Emirates by 60 runs to make a winning start to their World Cu

Kidney walk-a-thon on Sunday*

Mar. 6, 2018, 11:35 PM AST Comments

The Kidney Recipients Support Group of Trinidad and Tobago (KRSGTT) will stage its 9th Annual Walk-a-thon and health fair on Sunday at the Eddie Hart grounds, Tacarigua. The day’s programme will begin with the health fair, to be followed by the walk-a-thon managed by the Trinidad and Tobago Ro

Rajack is ‘Classified’ champ*

Mar. 6, 2018, 11:20 PM AST Comments

RETURNING to compe­tition after 35 years, Gail Rajack captured the C division crown in the recent National Classified Table Tennis Championships at the National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Taca­rigua. The Warrenville Uni­ted player, who was the TV6 sports co-anchor for a brief period in

T&T men finish eighth in Cuba*

Mar. 6, 2018, 11:8 PM AST Comments

AFTER losing 3-1 to Venezuela in Thursday’s quarterfinals, Trinidad and Tobago’s men suffered two more defeats in Cuba to finish eighth of the 13 participants in the table tennis qualifying tournament for the CACSO (Central American & Caribbean Sports Organisation) Games. However the squ

TTFA in talks with Pro League over U-17s*

Mar. 6, 2018, 11:6 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) has initiated steps to enter the national Men’s Under 17 team in the TT Pro League’s Under-18 Division. The move, recommended by head coach Russell Latapy, and supported by the TTFA’s technical director, Anton Corneal, is to affor

Caricom must use a big stick*

Mar. 6, 2018, 11:0 PM AST Comments

In the last two decades, West Indies cricket has been trapped in an ever-increasing failure spiral and just when we think that things cannot get any worse, they do. A constant turnover of presidents, CEOs, directors of cricket, head coaches, specialist coaches, trainers and players have so far faile

Laurence flies OCM flag at AIPS America Games

Mar. 5, 2018, 4:47 PM AST Comments

Kwame Laurence will represent One Caribbean Media (OCM) at the 3rd AIPS America Games in Manaus, Brazil. Laurence competed at the first two editions of the Games in 2013 and 2015, earning silver in table tennis on both occasions. In 2015, the Express sports journalist struck gold in the ball throw.

East Meets West

Mar. 5, 2018, 9:33 AM AST Comments

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Mar. 4, 2018, 10:44 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago missed out on the podium by the narrowest of margins in the IAAF World Indoor Championship men's 4x400 metres final in Birmingham, England, yesterday. Deon Lendore, Jereem “The Dream” Richards, Asa Guevara and Lalonde Gordon combined for fourth spot.

Jacob, Bascombe qualify in two events at Carifta trials*

Mar. 4, 2018, 10:40 PM AST Comments

Shaniqua Bascombe bettered the girls' Under-17 200 metres standard twice on the second and final day of the Carifta trials, at the Hasely Crawford Stadium in Port of Spain, yesterday. Already a qualifier in the 100m on Saturday, Bascombe clocked 24.97 seconds in the 200m preliminaries.

Chung has his hands full at ‘Tranquil’*

Mar. 4, 2018, 10:37 PM AST Comments

RICHARD CHUNG will have his hands full when players battle for places in the men’s singles quarterfinals of the Shell Tranquillity Open Tennis Tournament today at the club’s courts, Victoria Avenue, Port of Spain. Jerome Ward is actually already into tomorrow’s last eight as the pl

T&T trio compete in Costa Rica ITF*

Mar. 4, 2018, 10:32 PM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago is being represented by three players this week in the ITF (International Tennis Federation) Costa Rica Bowl Junior Tournament. Kyle Kerry, Ethan Wong and David Rodriguez are all competing in the Under-14 division and have already began their campaign as the round-robin group sta