Friday, August 21, 2015

Sports

CONCACAF bailout *

Aug. 20, 2015, 9:16 PM AST Comments

CONCACAF has given the Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) a bailout loan to cover its administration expenses.

Borel in the hunt

Aug. 20, 2015, 9:13 PM AST Comments

Cleopatra Borel will throw second in Group “A” in the women's shot put qualifying competition, at the IAAF World Championships here in Beijing, China tonight (TT time).


Eyes on Danny *

Aug. 20, 2015, 9:11 PM AST Comments

“Depending on how the conditions go, you can expect a tight keen contest all the way to Tobago.” That was Trinidad and Tobago Power Boats Association (TTPBA) vice-president Garth Marshall's view of how the 46th annual Carib Great Race could pan out this year.


Aquaholics triumph in Canada *

Aug. 20, 2015, 9:9 PM AST Comments

The Aquaholics dragon boat club enjoyed recent international success when they won three medals at the Pan American Club Games in Welland, Canada last week.


Good company

Aug. 20, 2015, 9:4 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago's newly-crowned Pan American Games women's shot put champion, Cleopatra Borel, was in Switzerland during the first half of August, fine-tuning her preparations for the 2015 IAAF World Championships here in Beijing, China.


QPCC2, Petrotrin win again *

Aug. 20, 2015, 9:2 PM AST Comments

Marcus Pascal and Damion Bright netted a hat-tricks while Shaquille Daniel scored a double as both Queen’s Park Cricket Club 2 (QPCC2) and Petrotrin continued their unbeaten run in the QPCC Hockey Carnival at the Queen’s Park Oval Wednesday.


Williams makes a splash in Guatemala *

Aug. 20, 2015, 8:59 PM AST Comments

MEKEIL “Splash” WILLIAMS has so far been a hit in Guatemala where his new Antigua GFC have won three of four league matches and currently lie second in the Guatemala Liga National, the top flight in Guatemalan football.



Poetic Licence stands her ground in Gleneagle Stakes

Aug. 20, 2015, 8:50 PM AST Comments

BARBADOS Derby Stakes winner, Poetic Licence, has stood her ground and will contest this country’s 1,750-metre Gleneagle Stakes--the Fillies’ Guineas--which will be run off on August 31, Indepence Day, at Santa Rosa Park.


Relay blow

Aug. 20, 2015, 10:6 AM AST Comments

An already weakened menís 4x100 metres relay squad has been dealt a double blow at the 2015 IAAF World Championships here in Beijing, China.


Under-17s begin CFU qualifiers on Saturday*

Aug. 19, 2015, 8:59 PM AST Comments

Trinidad and Tobago's Women's Under-17 team will begin the qualifying process to get to the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Jordan, when they take on Dominica in a 2015 Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Group Four qualifier on Saturday in St Kitts-Nevis.


Petrotrin, QPCC win at Hockey Festival

Aug. 19, 2015, 8:54 PM AST Comments

Petrotrin and QPCC 2 both won their first two matches when the Queen's Park Cricket Club (QPCC) Hockey Festival 2015 started on Monday at the Queen's Park Oval.


Jehue defends

Aug. 19, 2015, 8:41 PM AST Comments

Reigning world champion Jehue Gordon enjoys the memories of his 2013 triumph in Moscow, Russia. Gordon threw himself across the finish line to snatch gold in the men's 400 metres hurdles final, the Maraval athlete stopping the clock at 47.69 seconds to improve on his own Trinidad and Tobago record.