Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Baptiste wins in Florida

May 16, 2017, 12:18 AM AST Comments

Kelly-Ann Baptiste clocked a season’s best 11.10 seconds to win a women’s 100 metres race at the Pure Athletics Elite Meet in Florida, USA, on Saturday.

Support for Shannon *

May 16, 2017, 12:15 AM AST Comments

Captain Jason Holder has sprung to the defence of Shannon Gabriel, whose late rush of blood resulted in a series defeat to Pakistan on the final day of the decisive third Test Sunday.


Stadium opening was not a flop, says SPORTT *

May 16, 2017, 12:12 AM AST Comments

By Donstan Bonn - The Sports Company of Trinidad and Tobago (SPORTT) has debunked claims by Princes Town Member of Parliament Barry Padarath that Friday's opening of the Brian Lara Cricket Academy was a disaster of enormous proportions.


WI coach fined for dissent *

May 16, 2017, 12:10 AM AST Comments

West Indies head coach Stuart Law has been slapped with a fine by ICC match referee Chris Broad, for showing dissent during the tense final day of the decisive third Test against Pakistan which ended Sunday.

Strong start

May 16, 2017, 12:8 AM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago professional football clubs San Juan Jabloteh and Central FC both scored victories in Sunday’s opening round of the week-long 2017 Caribbean Club Championship being played at the Hasely Crawford stadium, Port of Spain.



La Fleur to lead Atwell’s charge at schools’ Chess Champs *

May 16, 2017, 12:2 AM AST Comments

National Girls Under-12 champion, Zara La Fleur, fresh from her Carifta Chess Championship bronze medal in the Girls Under-12 category last month in Jamaica, will again lead defending champions Atwell’s Educational Institute in the 13th First Citizens Primary Schools Chess Championship on Sund


HEARTBREAK!*

May 14, 2017, 10:43 PM AST Comments

A moment of stark madness from tail-ender Shannon Gabriel ended West Indies’ stubborn resistance and laid waste to more than half a century of history, as Pakistan pulled off a nerve-jangling 101-run victory in the decisive third Test to clinch an historic first series win on Caribbean soil ye


Women’s franchise T20 tournament bowls off today*

May 14, 2017, 10:35 PM AST Comments

An epic battle is expected when the Courts Grand Slam Women’s Cricket T20 tournament today as the Tecu Southern Titans lock horns with Central Gladiators at Wilson Road in Penal and Kieron Pollard’s KJ Sports Eastern Diamonds oppose Sacha Cosmetics Northern Starblazers at UWI, St Augusti


This foolish game

May 14, 2017, 10:31 PM AST Comments

Any stranger to cricket wandering into Windsor Park yesterday afternoon would have been left mystified by the spectacle. There is surely no other sport that is so dependent on context to the extent that spectators at the venue and countless millions all over the world are absolutely riveted to the a


Keshan upsets No. 5 seed in ‘Nationals’*

May 14, 2017, 10:28 PM AST Comments

AFTER squandering three match points at 5-2 in the final set, Keshan Moonasar still managed to upset the No. 5 seed yesterday and advance to the quarterfinals of the B-Mobile National Tennis Championships at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Road, Tacarigua. The under-21 player failed to convert


...Trevine Sellier into *

May 14, 2017, 10:25 PM AST Comments

PLAYING in her first tournament in over five years, Trevine Sellier has reached today’s quarterfinals of the b-Mobile National Tennis Championships at National Tennis Championships at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Road, Tacarigua. After taking down under-14 player Maria Honore 6-4, 6-1