“We want people to come out and see some top class cycling at the NCC (National Cycling Centre): Trinidad and Tobago versus the Rest of the World.” Desmond Roberts, head of the organising committee for the UNI-sanctioned Per­fec­tion Ser­vices Lim­it­ed (PSL) Fire On Wheels event that pedals off in Balmain, Couva over the next two days, was making his pitch.

The event at the state-of-the-art fa­cil­i­ty will be the venue’s first action in over a year after it was sidelined because of problems with the air-conditioning system, indispensable to maintain the integrity and safety of the 250-metre wooden track.

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Barbados Tridents skipper Jason Holder never doubted the championship potential of his players and insisted that they always had the belief that they could come out on top, despite not getting off to the best of starts in their 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League campaign.

SAN FERNANDO Tennis Club scored two impressive victories Saturday night to move closer to retaining their title in the National Interclub Tournament at the National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua.

American Simone Biles became the most decorated gymnast in World Championships history yesterday when she won the beam and floor finals to take her career tally to 25 medals.

THE Trinidad and Tobago team was unable to avoid the cellar place when the NORCECA (North, Central America and the Caribbean) Women’s Continental Volleyball Cup concluded yesterday in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

CHLOE FRASER became the only player to capture two titles in the Trinbago Open Junior Table Tennis Tournament at the National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua, on Saturday.

Have we appointed Phil Simmons as the nation’s official flagbearer for curry chicken? That’s the only way I can interpret this narrative about curry chicken (Trinidad and Tobago) getting the better of chicken curry (Guyana) after the previously unbeaten Amazon Warriors fell to the Barbados Tridents in Saturday’s final of the Caribbean Premier League in Tarouba.