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  • Futsal men off to Costa Rica

    T&T’s National Futsal team is scheduled to leave for San Jose, Costa Rica today to engage in two warm-up matches against Costa Rica ahead of their CONCACAF playoff qualifying tie with Honduras on May 4 and 5. T&T finished third in the Caribbean championship earlier this year which pushed them through to the playoff…

  • Joanni, Mackenzie win junior golf titles

    Sol Joanni and Serena Mackenzie “putt” their way to titles at the 2016 Republic Bank Caribbean Junior Golf Open Championships, which concluded at the St Andrew’s Golf Course in Moka, Maraval, on Friday. The tournament which ran for three days saw young golfers from T&T, Barbados, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, US Virgin Islands and St Thomas…

  • Joseph set for regional Taekwondo qualifiers

    The path leading to the Olympics often offers as many interesting stories as the trials and tribulations of the Games itself. The story of Taekwondo player Melissa Joseph is one such story, as the US-born athlete is set to represent the country of her parents’ birth in the upcoming Pan American Qualification Tournament which…

  • Go Up The Road wins game fishing award

    Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs Darryl Smith was on hand to distribute prizes to successful anglers in the annual Budget Marine Wahoo Blowout tournament held at the T&T Yacht Club, Chaguaramas recently. In his address, Minister Smith heaped praise on the event organisers—the T&T Game Fishing Association—and on the anglers for their massive…

  • Bigman snares Jetsam hat-trick

    In 2013 Bigman In Town was unstoppable and at last Friday’s 2015 Jetsam Awards Ceremony, held in the Century Ballroom of the Queen’s Park Oval was no different. The Jamaica-bred horse claimed three awards at the function, as he did at last year’s event which has been taking place each year since 1983. The…

  • Emmanuel leads Seals to Water Polo title

    Led by MVP Kieron Emmanuel, Royhil Seals Water Polo Club of T&T captured gold in the second Barbados Open Water Polo tournament held at the Aquatic Centre in Wildey, Barbados, last weekend. Emmanuel also finished the tournament as the top scorer, while teammate Nathaniel Porter took the prize for best goalie. The local club,…

  • Total Monster Speeds to Hat-trick

    Two-time defending champion boat Total Monster completed the hat-trick of wins at the Carib Great Race when it arrived in Scarborough ahead of Mr Solo Too yesterday morning. The 46’ Skater catamaran completed the new 116-mile course in an hour and 25 minutes, three minutes ahead of Mr Solo (1:28:03), while 95 mph D…

  • Young archers on target for success

    An historic page was written in the anals of local archery on the weekend of August 2 and 9, at the T&T Target Archery Federation’s National Outdoor Junior and Open Championships. These national championships heralded in a wave of young, talented archers who announced their arrival in emphatic style. Leading this wave of young,…