Their fate decided when St Kitts and Nevis defeated Antigua and Barbuda 10-0 in yesterday’s opening match, the only option for the Trinidad and Tobago women was to find consolation by ending the Concacaf Olympic qualifying tournament with pride.

But once again, that objective proved to be hard going. The Women Warriors played out a goalless draw against Dominican Republic last evening at the Ato Boldon Stadium. Trinidad and Tobago thus finished on seven points and failed to advance to the Concacaf Zone final round of qualifying for Japan 2020, finishing a disappointing third and adrift of both deserving Group A winners St Kitts and Nevis (10 points) and runner-up Dominican Republic (8 points).


THE working relationship between Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) general secretary Ramesh Ramdhan and the FIFA-appointed Normalisation Committee — headed by businessman Robert Hadad — has turned sour.

St Lucia Zouks captain Darren Sammy is not happy that players from Trinidad and Tobago have not been part of the Caribbean Premier League’s bio-secure “bubble” from the beginning.

Not everyone in the Caribbean Premier League is a happy camper. But challenges notwithstanding, the Caribbean Premier League 2020 is already a big success, according to the Tournament Operations Director, Michael Hall.

Machel Cedenio dominated the field in his 2020 season-opener in Georgia, USA, on Saturday. The Trinidad and Tobago quartermiler stopped the clock at 45.86 seconds for top spot in the American Track League 5 men’s 400 metres event.

Joshua St Clair is planning a breakout season in 2021.