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Sport Minister discusses potential collaboration with Jamaica

Sport Minister discusses potential collaboration with Jamaica

A meeting has been held between our Minister of Sport Darryl Smith and his Jamaican counterpart Olivia Grange. They have discussed a potential collaboration in sport, as Jamaica has produced some of the world’s top athletes and their success is testament of their sport ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 11th, 2016

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World T20 winning wicketkeeper says confidence is key to success

World T20 winning wicketkeeper says confidence is key to success

One of T&T and the West Indies’ champions of women’s cricket says confidence is key for young girls to be successful in their respective fields. Wicket-keeper Merissa Aguilleira was speaking about Always’ “Like a Girl TT” initiative, which is aimed at empowering ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 10th, 2016

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T&T World T20 cricketer: A women’s CPL would benefit local cricket

T&T World T20 cricketer: A women’s CPL would benefit local cricket

A T&T world champion says a women’s version of the Caribbean Premier League would greatly benefit the sport. World T20 winning wicketkeeper Merissa Aguilleira was responding to questions during a visit to 103FM earlier today. Aguilleira Women’s CPL 10 06 16 A ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 10th, 2016

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SPORTT denies funding for Gymnastics Federation

SPORTT denies funding for Gymnastics Federation

The T&T Gymnastics Federations has been denied funding from SPORTT for the upcoming National Championships. In a release by SPORTT, it says that sporting bodies must submit requests for funding at least six weeks before tournaments. However, it claims that the TTGF ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 10th, 2016

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Oval fixtures pulled down from CPL website

Oval fixtures pulled down from CPL website

The Queens Park Oval fixtures for the 2016 CPL have been taken off the tournament’s website. Yesterday 103FM reported that the website showed 4 home games for T&T. But today, the scheduled showed all the other fixtures for the T20 competition. The venue for the playoffs ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 10th, 2016

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2016 Women’s League Football kicks off on Saturday

2016 Women’s League Football kicks off on Saturday

The Trinidad and Tobago Women’s League Football will kick off its first set of matches this weekend. The Super League kicks off on Saturday with newly promoted Queen’s Park Cricket Club playing Club Sando at 3:30pm on CIC Grounds. In other fixtures, the Mahaica ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 10th, 2016

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Oval to host four home games; no venue yet for CPL playoffs and final

Oval to host four home games; no venue yet for CPL playoffs and final

There are 4 games scheduled for the Queens Park Oval for CPL 2016. The Trinbago Knight Riders will play home games, hosting the St. Lucia Zouks on June 29th, the Barbados Tridents on July 1st, the Guyana Amazon Warriors on July 2nd and the Jamaica Tallawahs on July 4th. The ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 9th, 2016

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Captain Holder wants more out of Windies batsmen

Captain Holder wants more out of Windies batsmen

Poor shot selection caused the West Indies to lose to Australia yesterday in their Tri Series match in Guyana. At least that’s the view of Captain Jason Holder, after the Windies were bowled out for 116 in 32.3 overs. The Aussies lost four wickets in their successful chase. ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 6th, 2016

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Windies lose to Australia in their Tri Series clash

Windies lose to Australia in their Tri Series clash

After a perfect start to the Tri Series tournament, the West Indies lost their second match on Sunday, as Australia walked away with a bonus point, following their six wicket victory in Guyana. The West Indies were in trouble after batting first and crumbling to just 116 all

Amrit Maharaj

June 5th, 2016

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Narine, Pollard give West Indies victory in Tri Series opener

Narine, Pollard give West Indies victory in Tri Series opener

Successful returns to the West Indies’ ODI team by spinner Sunil Narine and all-rounder Keiron Pollard ensured that the team secured a four wicket win against South Africa in a tri-series opening match played in Guyana. Narine’s mystery bowling had the South ...

Amrit Maharaj

June 3rd, 2016

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