Levi Garcia

LEVI ATTACKS: Trinidad and Tobago’s Levi Garcia, left, shapes to sidestep Honduras’ Maynor Figueroa during their Concacaf Nations League A match at Hasely Crawford Stadium on Thursday night. Honduras won 2-0. --Photo: AFP

“A game that literally had nothing in it. I don’t think any keeper was massively under pressure or anything like that and then, suddenly, the game explodes with seven bookings, two red cards. We lose the game 2-0 and its a disappointing feeling.”

National football team head coach Dennis Lawrence, speaking at the post-match conference, did not hide his disappointment with the work of former wing-back Daneil Cyrus during Trinidad and Tobago’s Concacaf Nations League match against Honduras at the Hasely Crawford Stadium on Thursday night.


Ato Boldon is strongly opposed to the new World Athletics (formerly IAAF) Diamond League format. The 2020 Diamond League Final in Zurich, Switzerland will not feature the 200 metres, discus, triple jump and 3,000m steeplechase.

THE Diego Martin Sports Complex has become such a successful football venue, regularly attracting a large turnout of fans, that it will be the stage of tonight’s First Citizens Cup final. It will be the first time the final has ever held in Diego Martin.

DECEASED Trinidad and Tobago boxer Giselle “Magic” Salandy has missed out on a place in history as female fighters — Christy Martin, Lucia Rijker and Barbara Buttrick — will make history in Canastota next June as the first female boxers inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

CULTURAL ROOTS have been crowned champions of the 2019 Northern Football Association’s (NFA) Premier League, having wrapped up the title with a 2-0 home win over Trendsetter Hawks on Wednesday evening at the Dibe Recreational Ground, off Long Circular Road in St James. They join Frontline FC who secured the Championship Division title just days before.

SHEMAR BRITTON struck gold for the second year in succession Wednesday night in the RMSL (Reliability Maintenance Services Limited) Super Singles Table Tennis Tournament.

Trinidad and Tobago international netballer Samantha Wallace has been named among the top 10 players for the 2019 season of the Australian Suncorp Super League, considered the best professional netball league in the world.