Mandy Marquadt

NEW TRACK RECORD in FLYING 200M:

Mandy Marquardt

USA WOMEN’S current sprint, keirin and 500 metres time-trial champion Mandy Marquardt blazed a new course record on her way to the gold medal in the Women’s sprint event when the first day of action in the PSL Fire on Wheels event concluded at the National Cycling Centre (NCC) in Couva on Saturday.

The 28-year-old easily defeated Canada’s Sarah Orban in two straight rides, Marquardt surging to the front and extending her advantage to the finish line with superior strength and speed.

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

NBA players, coaches, entertainers and politicians took to social media and other outlets yesterday to express their shock and sadness over the helicopter crash that took the life of former basketball great Kobe Bryant, an 18-time All-Star and five-time NBA champion.

More than a half-century later, Tommie Smith and John Carlos are cemented into Olympic lore— their names enshrined in the Olympic Hall of Fame in the United States, their portrait an indelible fixture on the universal sports landscape.

MCCOLLIN Fontenelle was pushed to the limit when the East Clubs Classified Tennis Tournament served off Saturday night at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua.

Goal-attack Joelisa Cooper produced a near flawless shooting performance as defending champions Fire installed themselves as firm favourites to retain the Premier Division league title in the 2020 edition of the Courts All Sectors Netball League on Saturday.

After a positive start to the West Indies Championship with stellar performances with the ba…