TRINIDAD and Tobago pairs placed fifth and seventh when the sixth leg of the NORCECA (North, Central America and the Caribbean) Beach Volleyball Tour concluded yesterday—after a two-month break—in Punta Cana, the Dominican Republic.

After losing to Canadians in the quarter-finals on Saturday, Daneil Williams and Joel Theodore denied a pair from Martinique 29-27, 21-14 during the night session and then returned yesterday to edge the St Lucian pair 21-19, 22-20 for fifth place.


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…