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  • WASA Challenge resumes

    THE second tournament in the WASA Table Tennis Club Monthly Challenge serves off tonight at WASA Headquarters, Farm Road, St Joseph. The will be three categories in each tournament and the Class 2 event, for A2, B and inactive A1 players, will take place from 6 p.m. today. The Class 3 event, involving B…

  • Sensei Taylor promoted to 4th Dan

    The Trinidad and Tobago Karate Federation ( TTKF) wish to congratulate Sensei Deryck Taylor on his promotion to 4th Dan in shotokan karate and elevation to National Judge. Both grades are registered with the World United Karate Organization (WUKO) and the USA Karate International (USAKI). Sensei Taylor will be pursuing his Coaching certification under…

  • Sweet Genius scores upset

    SWEET GENIUS gave trainer Bobby Persad one of his best days in his training career by taking yesterday’s feature turf event that culminated with a treble on the nine-race card at Santa Rosa Park, Arima. Coming off a fifth-placed finish by 2 1/4 lengths in the Sian’s Gold Sprint to Control Unit and carrying…

  • Golfer gets help

    Trinidad and Tobago golfer Joshua Galt will receive a $170,000 boost from the National Lotteries Control Board (NLCB) to aid with training and competition expenses over the first half of this year. The 24-year-old former national junior champion is set to conduct the bulk of his competitions in the Middle East and South Africa…

  • Volcanoes break losing streak

    Sunil Ambris struck his fourth half-century in five innings as the Windward Islands Volcanoes broke their three-game losing skid with a comfortable five-wicket victory over West Indies Under-19s yesterday. Chasing an uncomplicated 208 for victory at the Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium, Volcanoes got home in the 41st over with the right-handed Ambris hitting an…

  • Third leg of road series on today

    The third leg of the Trinidad and Tobago Cycling Federation’s Road series gets going this morning in South Trinidad. Barbadian Phillip Clarke and Jabari Whiteman of the Heatwave cycle club took the first and second installments of the series. This morning’s race will be a 110km grind, starting at seven o’clock at the Brian…

  • $1M SHOWDOWN

    Either defending champions Central FC or Directv W Connection will take the $1million prize and hoist the winner’s trophy when the shortened 2016-2017 season of the Digicel Pro League concludes this afternoon. Central FC (44 points), champions of 2014-15 and 2015-16, face third-placed San Juan Jabloteh in their final league game from 3:30pm at…

  • Elliott wins gold in Las Vegas

    A Fatima College pupil has become the first Trinidad and Tobago athlete to win a gold medal at the US Open Taekwondo Championships. Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Elliott Jnr won the precious metal in the Cadets male Under 53kg division at the tournament, which was run off between January 31 and February 3 at the Westgate…

  • Lewis to head CANOC

    Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) president Brian Lewis was expected to be elected unanimously as president of the Caribbean Association of National Olympic Committees (CANOC) at the AGM in Barranquilla, Colombia, yesterday. Lewis was a shoo-in after the only other candidate, Dr Jose Joaquin Puello, withdrew on the eve of the AGM on…

  • Brathwaite hundred spearheads Pride win

    Opener Kraigg Brathwaite’s second Regional Super50 hundred inspired unbeaten Barbados Pride to a commanding 171-run victory over ICC Americas in a one-sided contest at Windward Cricket Ground, yesterday. In another imperious display by the hosts, they stormed to 282 for nine off their allotted 50 overs after opting to bat first, and then bundled…