Aaron Wilson


AARON WILSON and Brittany Joseph will be in the spotlight when the Solo National Junior Table Tennis Championship serves off today at National Racquet Centre, Orange Grove Main Road, Tacarigua.

Wilson will be heavily favoured to defend his under-21 title after already capturing the men’s singles crown and leading Carenage Blasters to the A division team title during the open events last month. The other members of the triumphant Blasters’ squad, Luc O’Young, ranked sixth in the country, and last year’s national A2 and under-18 champ Jesse Dookie are among those in opposition.


Skipper Stafanie Taylor admitted there was some worry in the West Indies camp when her side lost three early wickets in pursuit of a modest 79 against Thailand, in their opening Group B match of the Women’s Twenty20 World Cup on Saturday.

The returning Imran Khan is not writing off a Trinidad and Tobago resurgence in the second half of the West Indies Championship four-day competition and is hoping to play a key role in helping the Yannick Ottley led team return to the top half of the table before the end of the campaign.

Tyson Fury reinvented himself once again, and once again he’s a heavyweight champion.

The ‘Gypsy King’ dropped Deontay Wilder twice Saturday night in their heavyweight title rematch, turning from boxer to puncher to win the title when Wilder’s corner threw in the towel as he was taking a beating in the seventh round.

Trinidad and Tobago’s Under-20 Women, powered by a four-goal performance by captain Afiyah Cornwall made a perfect start to the CONCACAF U-20 Women’s Championship Group F campaign with a 6-0 shut out of St Kitts/Nevis at the Estadio Panamericano in San Cristobal, yesterday.