Keshorn Walcott


Reigning champions Keshorn Walcott and Cleopatra Borel are among 98 athletes selected to represent Trinidad and Tobago at the July 26 to August 11 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru. At the 2015 edition of the Games in Toronto, Canada, Walcott struck gold in the men’s javelin, while Borel triumphed in the women’s shot put.

Also named on the athletics team are 2018 Commonwealth Games gold medallists Michelle-Lee Ahye and Jereem “The Dream” Richards, as well as Machel Cedenio, who finished fourth in the men’s 400 metres final at the 2016 Olympic Games. Like Walcott and Borel, Cedenio was golden at the 2015 Pan Am Games. He was part of T&T’s winning men’s 4x400m team, and also picked up silver in the individual 400.

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CHEQUEDA De Boulet, Vance Juteram and Cathline Ramroop captured Triple Crowns in the Solo Junior Badminton Tournament on Saturday at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua.

Australia’s women took an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match T20 International series, when they defeated the West Indies by nine wickets at Kensington Oval in Barbados on Monday. 

The 18th edition of the Aranjuez Sports Club Super Sixes tournament is set to bowl off on Friday at the Aranjuez Sports Club Ground with a first prize of $6,000 and a challenge trophy up for grabs.

SIMON NAVARRO kicked in 15 points and Harvard were held scoreless in the second half as Trinidad Northern recovered from a 12-point deficit to beat the Woodbrook squad 35-22 and claim the Marcus Minshall Cup, Saturday afternoon at the Queen’s Park Savannah.