Former T&T batsman and coach Imran Jan has been retained by defending champions Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) for the 2019 Hero Caribbean Professional League (CPL), which gets underway on September 4 in Port-of-Spain
The local cricketing fraternity was thrown into shock with the news that cricket umpire Carlton Best was killed by robbers at the age of 38.
It is understood that Best a resident of Sangre Grande went missing two days ago and his relatives reported this to the police who went in search of him.
A body was found just after midnight on Wednesday in the Aranguez area and his relatives were called in to identify. To their horror it was Carlton and an autopsy has been ordered for Friday to determine the cause of his death.
National rower Felice Chow won silver in the time of 7:46.53 in Women's Singles Scull Final at the Pan American Games on Friday morning, at Albufera Medio Mundo in Lima, Peru. She won T&T's eighth medal of the Games.
T&T now has two gold (in cycling), four silver (in track cycling/road cycling/athletics/rowing) and a bronze (boxing & swimming).
T&T's Nicholas Paul, Njisane Phillip and Keron Bramble captured the gold medal in the final of the Team men's sprint event at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru on Thursday night.
The national team under the guidance of national cycling technical director Erin Hartwell clocked 43.792 seconds to earn T&T its first gold medal of the Games and second overall, thanks to a bronze from boxer Michael Alexander in the men's light welterweight class on Tuesday night.
T&T's second Olympic Games gold medallist Keshorn Walcott has won his protest after his disqualification from the men's javelin event at the NGC/National Association of Athletics Administration (NAAATT) Open Championships on Saturday at the Hasely Crawford Stadium, Mucurapo.
The 26-year-old Walcott, who has been successful at the Olympics, Commonwealth Games, Pan Am, CAC, World Youth Junior and Carifta Games, had placing reinstated after his management team made a successful appeal.
T&T swimmers, Dylan Carter and Cadell Lyons both failed to qualify for the semifinals of their respective men's 50m freestyle and 100m butterfly events when at the 18th FINA World Championship which continued at the Nambu International Aquatic Centre, in Gwangju, South Korea on Friday.
The 23-year-old Carter who qualified for the 100m freestyle at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on Tuesday night, had a disappointing end to the championship with a 41st place finish in the men's 50m freestyle.
ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Injury-plagued Andre Russell and Darren Bravo have been axed for the three-match One-Day International series against India starting next month.
Both featured in the just concluded ICC World Cup in England but had little impact in their limited appearances.
From that World Cup squad, speedster Shannon Gabriel and off-spinner Ashley Nurse have also been dropped, along with batsman Sunil Ambris who was called up as an injury replacement for Russell.