Wednesday, January 18, 2017


Clarke cops cycling season opener

Jan. 18, 2017, 3:2 PM AST Comments

Phillip Clarke took top honours in the first edition of the Trinidad and Tobago Cycling Federation’s (TTCF) 2017 Road Series’ events when he won the 72.4m race at its Bhagwansingh Hardware, Beetham Highway finish on Sunday.

John urges more commitment, pride from national team

Jan. 18, 2017, 2:34 PM AST Comments

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Jan 17, CMC – Outstanding former Trinidad and Tobago striker, Stern John, has questioned the commitment of the current national players, and has urged them to lift their professionalism if the country is to quality for the next year's World Cup in Russia.


Jan. 17, 2017, 11:10 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Red Force coach Gus Logie has made another appeal to the country’s top players to make themselves available for the local franchise, especially in the four-day format. The Red Force, led by Yannic Ottley, are currently right at the bottom of the standings in the West Indies

TTFA decides today

Jan. 17, 2017, 11:5 PM AST Comments

INTERVIEWS having been made, the recommendation for new head coach of the Trinidad and Tobago national team will today be submitted to the board of directors of the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) for consideration. The board of directors meet from 3p.m. today at the Hasley Crawford

Stickmen gelling*

Jan. 17, 2017, 10:58 PM AST Comments

National senior men’s hockey team coach Glen “Fido” Francis says his squad gelled and acquired useful tactical knowledge during a Christmas camp. The camp, conducted in part by top national hockey player Kwandwayne Browne, was part of their preparation for the FIH World League Rou

Chepses to defend T&T Marathon title

Jan. 17, 2017, 10:54 PM AST Comments

Last year’s winner Mark Chepses of Kenya will head a strong field for the 2017 Trinidad and Tobago International Marathon (TTIM). This event is in its 35th consecutive year, easily the longest running Marathon in the Caribbean. Chepses will face strong opposition from two other Kenyans, Stanl

Yuvraaj, Aleena are Players of the Year

Jan. 17, 2017, 10:46 PM AST Comments

YUVRAAJ DOOKRAM and Aleena Edwards were named Players of the Year during the Trinidad and Tobago Table Tennis Association’s (TTTTA) 2016 Awards Ceremony Saturday night at National Tennis Centre, Tacarigua. And for the second year in succession, Aaron Wilson and Brittany Joseph were the Junior

Ready to work*

Jan. 17, 2017, 10:41 PM AST Comments

HIGH-PROFILE Italian Carolina Morace has arrived to take up her post as the new head of the Trinidad and Tobago women’s football programme. Morace arrived in Port of Spain on Monday evening to officially begin her stint as Director of Women’s football and head coach of the senior women&#

Remove the bar

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

Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) president Brian Lewis has challenged local sports administrators to “be the change you want to see”. Lewis was among the presenters at the First Citizens Sports Foundation’s National Governing Bodies (NGBs) Meet and Greet Seminar, held a

Chin again top C’bean owner at Woodbine

Jan. 17, 2017, 10:18 PM AST Comments

DEREK CHIN has finished the last two years as the top Caribbean owner at Woodbine, Canada’s premier Thoroughbred racetrack. And although the 62-year-old had been more successful in five of the six previous seasons at the Toronto oval, last year was extra special as he became the first owner fr