BOTH Trinidad and Tobago’s pairs finished down the field in the eighth leg of the NORCECA (North, Central America and the Caribbean) Beach Volleyball Tour Sunday in Dominican Republic. Playing at this level for the first time in the last few years, Tevin Joseph and Kareem Thomas ended up in a four-way tie at the rear in 13th place.

After losing all three matches in the round-robin group stage in straight sets to pairs from pairs from Mexico (21-4, 21-13), St Kitts & Nevis (21-19, 2-16) and the eventual silver-medallists from Canada (21-10, 21-6), the former top juniors forfeited in the classification stage to a pair from Guatemala.


BANK ACCOUNTS of the cash-strapped Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) have been frozen for the second time in a year.

Fast-bowler Anderson Phillip and veteran leg-spinner Imran Khan will return to the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force for the next round of matches in the West Indies Championship next week after proving their fitness and form in domestic cricket over the past two weeks.

Caledonia Clippers defeated Stories of Success Basketball Academy (SOS) 108-95 at Maloney on Sunday evening to complete a two-nil sweep of the best-of-three finals and claim the National Basketball Federation’s National Invitational Championship (NIC) men’s title in convincing fashion.

A red card issued to W Connection right-back Adan Noel during Saturday’s TT Pro League match against Terminix La Horquetta Rangers has been rescinded and he is now free to play for his club.

Trinidad and Tobago’s Under-20 women rebounded from their opening training match loss to the Dominican Republic to defeat Puerto Rico’s Under-20s 3-0 in Santo Domingo on Monday evening.

How does a team of 11 men get dismissed for 77? That works out to each batsman making seven. That seems hard to understand for a first-class match among men who are paid to play the game.