Sunday, February 12, 2017


Feb. 11, 2017, 9:55 PM AST Comments

Dennis Lawrence, the newly-appointed Trinidad and Tobago men national team head-coach, has named W Connection’s Stuart Charles Fevrier as one of his two assistants and Dr Terrence Babwah is also not among his back room staff. Yesterday, the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) issu

Deep sorrow

Feb. 11, 2017, 9:29 PM AST Comments

The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) and Minister of Sport Darryl Smith both yesterday expressed sorrow at the death of female youth footballer Abiela Adams in Tobago. Adams, a pupil of Signal Hill Secondary School was last seen at around 7.30 p.m. on Friday. She was found with her th

Edwards puts Penal Sports to the sword

Feb. 11, 2017, 9:26 PM AST Comments

Out of favour West Indies batsman Kirk Edwards put PowerGen Penal Sports to the sword yesterday, hitting 156 to lead Alescon Comets to 341 for eight at stumps on the opening day of their Premier Division 1 three-day league game at Pierre Road in Charlieville. Edwards, who last played Test cricket in

Community talent on show in Laventille 7s*

Feb. 11, 2017, 9:23 PM AST Comments

The Miscellaneous Group and the Football 7s Association has brought teams from several areas in Laventille together for a 7s Open Competition that will run until February 18 at Sogren Trace Grounds, upper Laventille. Teams taking part include Miscellaneous Laventille United, who campaign in the Nort

T&T, USA in same Beach Soccer group

Feb. 11, 2017, 9:22 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago will do battle with the United States, Antigua and Barbuda and the US Virgin Islands when the CONCACAF Beach Soccer Championships kick off later this month in Nassau, Bahamas. The tournament will run from February 20-26 and the national men’s team faces Antigua/Barbuda in

T&T teams cruise in ‘Worlds’*

Feb. 11, 2017, 9:18 PM AST Comments

AFTER failing to advance to the main draw over the first three days, both Trinidad and Tobago teams scored impressive victories when the playoff for ninth place got going in the North/Central America and Caribbean pre-qualifying competition for World Junior Tennis Tournament Thursday in Dominican Re

Police, Army war

Feb. 11, 2017, 9:13 PM AST Comments

JAMEEL PERRY copped the Wendy’s Player of the Month award for January, but the talented forward believes his side have underachieved and wants to end the season with the Digicel Pro Bowl title. Perry’s seven goals in five appearances du­ring January didn’t go unnoticed, hence the P

Cyclist Nicholas Paul set for 2nd UCI camp

Feb. 11, 2017, 9:9 PM AST Comments

Sprint cyclist Nicho­­las Paul left yesterday for Argyle, Switzerland, for the 2017 track training camp which starts tomorrow. It will be the second stint at the camp hos­ted by the sport’s go verning body, UCI. Paul, 18, was invi­ted by the UCI to the camp late last year after winning gold i

Trini Navigator stamps his class in prep

Feb. 11, 2017, 9:7 PM AST Comments

TRINI NAVIGATOR “packed” his connections’ bags for the Sandy Lane Barbados Gold Cup on March 4 at the Garrison Savannah, Barbados in taking yesterday’s feature event for horses rated 80-60 on the turf at Santa Rosa Park, Santa Rosa Park, Arima. Sent off as the 3/5 favourite,


Feb. 11, 2017, 12:24 AM AST Comments

NO ACTION will be taken against the national youth cricket team official accused last year of “improper conduct” with a player, or against the official’s accuser. That is the outcome of the investigation into those allegations by a disciplinary committee of the Trinidad and Tobago

Small roles for Pollard, Narine in losing efforts

Feb. 11, 2017, 12:22 AM AST Comments

Kieron Pollard struck a cameo but Chris Gayle fizzled, as Karachi Kings lost their opening game of the Pakistan Super League with a seven-wicket defeat to the Darren Sammy-led Peshawar Zalmi yesterday. Sent in at the Dubai International Stadium, Kings slumped to 12-4 in the fifth over before recover

T&T bats run riot against U-19s*

Feb. 11, 2017, 12:19 AM AST Comments

THE Trinidad and Tobago Red Force swept aside the West Indies Under-19s yesterday, setting up an intriguing Super50 final-round clash against the Leeward Islands Hurricanes for the top spot in Group A. Half-centuries from Kyle Hope (70), Jason Mohammed (84) and skipper Denesh Ramdin (60 not out) hel

Parkites, Merry Boys square off at QP Oval

Feb. 11, 2017, 12:17 AM AST Comments

Defending National League three-day champions Queen’s Park Cricket Club will be looking to make up some ground when they face Merry Boys in the second round of the league, bowling off today at Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain.