Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Sports

Messi & Argentina shining together, closer to elusive title

Jul. 1, 2015, 12:31 AM AST Comments

CONCEPCION, Chile (AP) — Lionel Messi is a step closer to finally breaking through with Argentina. The Barcelona star heads into the Copa America final with a chance to end his nation's 22-year title drought, and prove that he can replicate his club-level success with the national team.


Atlantic Multisport Series ends with triathlon

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:25 PM AST Comments

The Atlantic Multisport Series will conclude on Sunday with it's third and final event, the Atlantic Youth and School Triathlon Championships. The event will start at 8am at the Flying Fish swimming pool in Federation Park.


WARRIORS MOTIVATED

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:40 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Soca Warriors skipper Kenwyne Jones said the team’s recent losses were a wakeup call and that the squad is more motivated than ever to turn things around as they depart for Fort Lauderdale, Florida, where they will be engaged in for a six-day training camp.


Keshorn, Jehue in Pan Am 35

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:39 PM AST Comments

Reigning Olympic men’s javelin champion Keshorn Walcott and 2013 IAAF World Championship men’s 400 metres hurdles gold medallist Jehue Gordon are among 35 athletes chosen to fly the Red, White and Black at the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada.


Marchan wins North Zone ‘C’ class

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:38 PM AST Comments

Rodney Marchan was in fine form at the Patna Community Centre in Diego Martin, two Sundays ago, winning the North Zone Classified Table Tennis Championship “C” Division title with an 11-4, 11-6 whipping of Wayne Williams.


Clash of ‘Queens’

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:34 PM AST Comments

Are Maylee Attin-Johnson and Kennya “Ya Ya” Cordner as good at playing netball as they are at football?


Gatlin, Gay wary of reigning world champion

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:32 PM AST Comments

America’s top sprinters Justin Gatlin and Tyson Gay are not prepared to write-off Usain Bolt just yet as they conspire to dethrone him at the World Championships in Beijing, China in August.


Glenora win Toyota T20

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:32 PM AST Comments

Glenora Sports Club clinched the North Zonal Council Toyota Twenty20 title with a tough three wicket win over Sweet Revenge Sports Club in the final at the National Cricket Centre, Balmain, Couva on Sunday night.


Anan, Anwar victorious in Coral Cup Classic

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:31 PM AST Comments

Anan Rajpaulsingh and Anwar Ali, representing Alescon Readymix, emerged winners of the 7th annual Trinidad and Tobago Contractors Association (TTCA) Coral Cup Classic Golf Tournament held at Millennium Lakes Golf and Country Club last weekend.


Rush crush Dragons; Oilers edge Wave in WPL

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:30 PM AST Comments

The Women's Premier League (WPL) continued over the weekend at the Palo Seco Velodrome where Wave FC and the Dragons suffered further setbacks in their WPL aspirations.CNGC Rush and the Petrotrin Oilers – who played to a 1-1 draw on their respective WPL debuts last Wednesday – travelled to the deep


Goolie wants to play a big role for T&T U-19s

Jun. 30, 2015, 8:29 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago Under-19 all-rounder Jyd Goolie has been working intensely on his fitness to ensure that he plays a critical role at the West Indies Cricket Board Regional Youth tournament in Jamaica later this month.