Jason Holder

‘IT’S OURS’: Jason Holder, captain of Barbados Tridents, holds aloft the winner’s trophy following the final of the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League, in which the Barbados franchise defeated the Guyana Amazon Warriors by 27 runs at the Brian Lara Stadium, in Tarouba, on Saturday night. —Photo: Ashley Allen - CPL T20 via Getty Images

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.

The Tridents came good when it mattered, picking up some momentum in the back end of the league phase culminating in their 27-run victory over the previously unbeaten Guyana Amazon Warriors in the final on Saturday at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy in Tarouba.


Trinidad and Tobago senior men’s national team goalkeeper Adrian Foncette is happy to be on a football field again, after three months of inactivity due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has to date infected over 11 million and killed another half a million persons worldwide.

Getting nowhere so far with world governing body FIFA, embattled Trinidad and Tobago Football Association president William Wallace is appreciative of Government’s willingness to assist in ending the current impasse.

Participants in major upcoming sports events in England will be exempt from travel quarantine rules, Britain’s Culture Secretary has said.

The British government announced on Friday that it would end the 14-day coronavirus quarantine for people arriving in England from more than 50 countries, including Germany, France, Spain and Italy -- but not the United States.

Trinidad and Tobago international Samantha Wallace is in full support of the Super Shot, a new innovation which will be in effect when Australia’s Suncorp Netball Super League kick off its 2020 season on August 1.

Former Manchester United striker Dwight Yorke has criticised the aggressive attitude of former team-mate Roy Keane with regard to his analysis.

The ex-Republic of Ireland midfielder recently hit the headlines as he suggested that he would be “swinging punches” at Red Devils goalkeeper David de Gea after a recent error that cost his side a goal against Tottenham.