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WI could go #2 in T20i Rankings

WI could go #2 in T20i Rankings

The West Indies will have a chance to leap frog second-placed India in the ICC T20I Team Rankings, when they battle in two T20is. The matches are carded for Saturday and Sunday at the Central Broward Regional Park in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Both are carded to begin at ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 25th, 2016

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Trinidad Ninja Warrior launched; 50 spots open for participants

Trinidad Ninja Warrior launched; 50 spots open for participants

Only 50 spots remain open for the Trinidad Ultimate Ninja Warrior event, carded to take place on Republic Day weekend. The event is being modelled after the original Japanese version, which has now been adopted and adapted by 57 countries – the most popular of which is the ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 24th, 2016

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Queen’s Park Oval outfield rated “poor”

Queen’s Park Oval outfield rated “poor”

The outfield at the Queen’s Park Oval has been rated as poor by the ICC match referee who oversaw the washed out Test between India and the West Indies. Ranjan Madugalle has expressed concerns in accordance with clause three of the Pitch and Outfield Monitoring ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 24th, 2016

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Simmons: Quality of domestic cricket causing Test inconsistency

Simmons: Quality of domestic cricket causing Test inconsistency

West Indies Head Coach Phil Simmons believes the team’s inconsistency may have something to do with the quality gap between Test cricket and the region’s domestic cricket. He expressed concern over the team’s performances over the course of the Test series ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 23rd, 2016

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TTCB and QPCC launche probe into Oval washout

TTCB and QPCC launche probe into Oval washout

An investigation has been launched into the rained out 4th Test between the West Indies and India at the Queen’s Park Oval. Rain fell on the first day, allowing only 22 overs before play was abandoned for the day. Despite sunny skies for the next four days not a ball was ...

Web Master

August 22nd, 2016

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Jones’ Atlanta United to join MLS

Jones’ Atlanta United to join MLS

Kenwyne Jones and Atlanta United will join the MLS Eastern Conference in 2017. The MLS has also officially announced that Minnesota United will be added to the top tier to play in the Western Conference. The move means that both conferences will have 11 clubs each. Jones has

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August 22nd, 2016

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Gov’t plans to invest in sport at the primary school level

Gov’t plans to invest in sport at the primary school level

In its efforts to boost sports in T&T, the Government plans to invest in children at the primary school level. This was revealed today by Sport Minister Darryl Smith as he spoke about performances of this country’s athletes at the Rio Olympics. So far, none of the ...

Amrit Maharaj

August 17th, 2016

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1,300 runners for the 13th UWI SPEC International Half-Marathon

1,300 runners for the 13th UWI SPEC International Half-Marathon

On Sunday October 23 at the sound of the starters’ pistol, 1,300 runners are expected to set off on the 13.1 mile journey for the 13th edition of The University of the West Indies’ Sports and Physical Education Centre (UWI SPEC) International Half-Marathon. The race formally

Amrit Maharaj

August 13th, 2016

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West Indies under 15 team to play at Lord’s in London in a UK Tour

West Indies under 15 team to play at Lord’s in London in a UK Tour

Jayden Seales and Sameer Ali from Trinidad and Tobago are two young cricketers making it onto the West Indies under-15 team to tour the UK. The tour will run for 13 days. The delegation left the Caribbean on Wednesday and the tour will run for 13 days. It includes a series ...

Web Master

August 12th, 2016

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Cleopatra Borel qualifies for Olympic finals in ‘Shot put’ event!

Cleopatra Borel qualifies for Olympic finals in ‘Shot put’ event!

Cleopatra Borel has made it into the finals of the Olympic shot put event! Borel threw a distance of 18.20 metres, to end up 8th overall in the standings. The top distance was 19.74 metres by New Zealand’s Valerie Adams. The Top 12 advance to the final, which takes place at ...

Web Master

August 12th, 2016

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