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TIGHTEN UP*
SEAMER Kesrick Williams has underscored the importance of taking England out of their natural game as West Indies look to square the five-match series in the second One-Day International at Trent Bridge today. The Windies under-performed in all departments in Tuesday’s opening game at Old Traf

We let ourselves down, laments Holder*
SKIPPER Jason Holder said Tuesday West Indies had let themselves down with “inconsistent” bowling after they lost the opening One-Day International of the five-match series by seven wickets to England. Though defending only 204 in a contest reduced to 42 overs per side at Old Trafford, H

NE Stars stay on top*
FORMER Trinidad and Tobago World Cup 2006 striker Stern John came out of retirement on Tuesday but the 40-year-old could not help his Central FC side avoid defeat at the hands of neighbourhood rivals W Connection in their Pro League clash at the Ato Boldon Stadium in Couva.

Voisin's vision*
PAUL VOISIN has a plan to take road running in Trinidad and Tobago to a brand new level. The 1990 T&T Marathon champion has long since retired, but still has a passion for running and a burning desire to see improvement here in T&T. Voisin is now a coach, and has established the Redline Internationa

Benzema to stay with Real Madrid until end of 2021 season
MADRID (AP) — Real Madrid says it has extended the contract of Karim Benzema until the end of the 2021 season.

EASY PICKINGS*
WEST INDIES’ dismal One-Day International form continued with a seven-wicket defeat to England in the critical opener at Old Trafford yesterday, a result that condemned the Caribbean side to a 10-team qualifying tournament for the 2019 Cricket World Cup. Needing to sweep the five-match series

Cariah gets WI ‘A’ call-up*
YANNIC CARIAH has been rewarded for his consistency for the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force in last year’s Professional Cricket League four-day championship, earning a call-up to the West Indies “A” team to face Sri Lanka “A” in the Caribbean next month. Cariah was the le

Double champions
LIMERS and Massy Girls dominated the male and female divisions of the 2017 BPTT Mayaro Windball Night Cricket League, both being crowned double champions on the final day of the season. Having already won their respective league championships, both teams underlined their strength by adding the knock

Shiva Boys look to consolidate lead in SSFL*
Defending champions Shiva Boys Hindu College will be looking to pull away from the pack and maintain their perfect record when they square off against Queen’s Royal College in Penal today in the fourth round Shell/First Citizens Secondary Schools Football League (SSFL) Premier Division competi

Webster confident of continuing good form*
All-rounder Tion Webster is confident of transferring his good form into the 2017/18 Cricket West Indies Professional Cricket League (PCL) with the Trinidad and Tobago Red Force. Webster earned a call-up to the Red Force for the final two matches in last season’s four-day campaign and took adv

Football fraternity mourns loss of referee*
The Trinidad and Tobago Football Association (TTFA) wishes to express condolences to the relatives and friends of Kyle Carabon. Carabon lost his life under suspicious circumstances on Monday night while in his car at Tableland. The matter is now receiving the attention of the police. “To say K