Category Archives: Sports

Lusignan Golf Club elects first female President

The Lusignan Golf Club has its first Female President, Anasha Ally. She was elected at the Club’s Annual General Meeting. A new executive committee was also elected. Following her elevation, the new president committed to restoring respect and goodwill to the club, prioritizing revenue collection, sponsorship, and attractive tournaments. She announced as her goal for […]

Stumbling through Test cricket – Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

Sports Newsday Reporter 12 Hrs Ago England’s Gus Atkinson (R) after taking the wicket of West Indies’ Kavem Hodge on day two of the first Test at Lord’s Cricket Ground, London, on July 11, 2024. – AP PHOTO IN international cricket, one cannot assume the outcome of a forthcoming competition from the results from a […]

Republic Bank CPL squads confirmed for August kickoff

(CPL) The Republic Bank Caribbean Premier League (CPL) squads for the 2024 season have been confirmed following the completion of the player draft.  Kyle Mayers was the first pick of the draft, joining the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots. He will be joined at the Patriots by Mikyle Louis, Ryan John and Veerasammy Permaul. The […]

Trinbago Knight Riders pick Under-23 pair to finalise 2024 squad

Sports Jelani Beckles 4 Hrs Ago Nathan Edward – FOUR-TIME Republic Bank Caribbean Premier League champions Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) have added Nathan Edward and Shaqkere Parris to finalise their 17-man squad for this year’s tournament, which bowls off on August 29. The draft was held on July 15. Edward, 19, and Parris, 21, have […]

Seventy youths in Malteenoes Sports Club cricket academy

Malteenoes Sports Club yesterday launched a cricket academy where 70 youths will participate in an intensive cricket training programme, the Department of Public Information (DPI) reported. At the launch, Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport Charles Ramson Jr, underscored the importance of combining academics with sport. “I want to transfer this now to your academics. […]

Andrew Rambaran’s ton in vain as Trinidad and Tobago U-19s with Jamaica

Sports Jelani Beckles 2 Hrs Ago TT batsman Andrew Rambaran. – File photo A STROKE-FILLED unbeaten century from Trinidad and Tobago batsman Andrew Rambaran was in vain as their second-round match in the Cricket West Indies Rising Stars Under-19 Two-Day Championship against Jamaica ended in a draw at Park Hill Playing Field in Colonarie, St […]

Easy Time thrashes Bossalina to win feature event

Port Mourant Horse Meet Defending Guyana Cup Champion Easy Time dispatched a competitive field to win the feature event at the Port Mourant Turf Club CARICOM horse race meet yesterday. Powered by jockey Colin Ross, East Time made light work of the field to walk away with a prize of $1,500,000. Bossalina, who was expected […]

Olympic swimmer Cherelle Thompson calls time on 28-year career

Sports Jonathan Ramnanansingh 15 Hrs Ago In this file photo, TT swimmer Cherelle Thompson trains at the National Aquatic Centre, in Balmain, Couva. – Newsday File Photo TRINIDAD and Tobago Olympic swimmer Cherelle Thompson hung up her goggles and swim cap on July 14, bringing an end to her decorated 28-year career. Thompson, 32, swam […]

Women’s team receives hero homecoming following U-19 T20 triumph

The Guyana women’s team, which triumphed at the concluded Cricket West Indies (CWI) U-19 T20 Championship, was given a hero’s welcome following their return to local shores yesterday. Minister of Public Service Sonia Parag, who spoke on behalf of the government, stated, “We are proud of you, and on behalf of the government and Minister […]

Jahmia Harley, Marena Martinez set new national short course swim records

Sports Jonathan Ramnanansingh 8 Hrs Ago Marlins’ swimmer Zachary Anthony. – Newsday File Photo/Lincoln Holder TIDAL Wave Aquatics’ Jahmia Harley and Marlins’ Marena Martinez set new national short course records on days four and five respectively at the National Age Group Short Course Championships at the Aquatic Centre in Balmain, Couva. On July 12, Harley […]