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Tobago’s double Para Athletics World Championships medal winner Akeem Stewart is again expressing frustration at the lack of facilities here on the island.

In fact, with a focus on qualification for the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia, Stewart, who won gold medals and achieved world records in the shot-put and javelin events at the World Championships in London a few... Read more

Tobago’s Iraq Thomas and Leron Lezama will be hoping to upstage defending champion Mark Deyal at Sunday’s 2017 Ultimate All-rounder Single Wicket Competition at the Shaw Park Recreation Ground.

Ten all-rounders from throughout the country will battle for a winner take all $15,000 in the rescheduled event.

Deyal will be hoping to hold off Lezama and the hard hitting Iraq... Read more

Bago Slammers’ Derron Douglas led his team’s charge at the Tobago Table Tennis Open at the Scarborough Secondary School last Saturday, winning two divisional titles.

Douglas first rallied past Blasters’ Jesse Dookie 9-11, 11-9, 9-11, 11-7, 11-8 in the Under-18 decider and then won the Under-15 age-group decider 12-10, 11-9, 9-11, 11-8 over clubmate Jalen Kerr.

Douglas’ clubmates Brianna Solomon... Read more

LONDON – West Indies and T&T opener Evin Lewis has been ruled out of Friday’s fifth One-Day International against England after picking up a hairline fracture of his ankle during his superb hundred in the fourth game here on Wednesday.

The left-hander picked up the injury in the 47th over when he drove a full length delivery from pacer Jake... Read more

Tobago’s Aqua Warriors plan to take this weekend’s Subway Maracas Open Water Classics at Maracas Bay by storm.

The event, carded for Sunday, officially marks the beginning of the 2017/2018 swim season and the Amateur Swimming Association of Trinidad and Tobago expects to host around 300 participants.

Aqua Warriors’ national swimmers Abrisse Trim, Jacob Cox and Rochelle Pierre, alongside teammates... Read more

T&T cricketer and Guyana Amazon Warriors captain Rayad Emrit is hoping to get a flight out of Afghanistan today, after quitting T20 league side Boost Defenders due to safety issues.

Emrit’s decision comes in the wake of a terror attack outside the stadium in Kabul where his side was playing on Wednesday. Emrit, who is the only West Indian cricketer... Read more

Canaan grabbed the lion’s share of the spoils at the recent Tobago House of Assembly (THA) District Games at the Mt Pleasant Recreation Grounds.

The games focused on under-19 age groups in cricket, football and netball and the final were hosted by the Division of Sport and Youth Affairs last Saturday (September 2) at the Plymouth Recreational Ground.

In the... Read more

Although T&T’s 2018 World Cup dream has been ended, coach Dennis Lawrence says they still have a responsibility to finish well in two closing qualifying matches in October to Mexico and the United States.

Lawrence made the comment as he reflected on his team’s 3-0 thrashing at the hands of Panama on Tuesday in their do-or-die Concacaf Final Round qualifier... Read more

LEEDS — West Indies batting hero Shai Hope says he saw it as his duty to see the team to victory on the epic fifth and final day of the second Test against England at Headingley on Tuesday.

Windies started the day on five without loss chasing 322 for victory, and Hope made a superb 118 not out as the... Read more

Veteran Tobago swimmers Mosi Denoon and Rochelle Pierre tried their very best but just could not land any medals at the recent 17th Fina World Masters Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

The Tobago YMCA Aqua Warriors duo were part of a national team comprising 12 members hat the event, which hosted 6500 swimmers representing over 180 countries.

And while the team... Read more

Second Division outfit Calder Hall FC sent defending champs of the Tobago Football Association’s (TFA) Premier Division, Sidey's FC, packing from the FA Cup with a 1-0 win last Wednesday.

The winning goal was scored in the third minute of added on time by Kristoph Peters. In another massive result from quarter-finals, Black Rock United defeated Roxborough Lakers 3-1 with... Read more

Roxborough Gunners played unbeaten to win the inaugural Windward Tobago Windball cricket tournament last Sunday at the Cyd Gray Sporting Complex carpark in Roxborough.

Batting first in the seven overs affair, Roxborough Gunners made 80 for five with Navin Stewart topscoring with 27.

In reply, Goodwood Challengers stumbled to 37 all out with Afiba McKenna bowling his way to figures... Read more

Tomorrow’s 49th edition of the T&T Great Race may be in trouble after the T&T Powerboat Association failed to secure the services of the Strategic Services Agency (SSA) helicopters, which are operated by certified professionals with the ability to perform deep-water diving to save lives.

Roger Bell, a director on the TTPBA board, said his association was to hold an... Read more

Carib has ended its 16-year partnership with the long-standing Trinidad and Tobago Great Race, which takes place on August 19 this year.This was confirmed to the Tobago Today by Roger Bell, one of the directors of the Trinidad and Tobago Powerboat Association.

Bell said, “They opted out of the Great Race. We have a brand that is now 49 years... Read more

Central midfielder Adriel George and left winger Jaiye Sheppard are the only Tobagonians named in an 18-man Trinidad and Tobago Under-15 squad.George attends Bishop’s High School and plays for St. Clair Coaching School, while Sheppard is a student of Scarborough Secondary and a Phoenix FC player.

The team, which was named over the weekend by head coach Russell Latapy, left... Read more

Youth and communities with a passion for sports will have the opportunity to win cash, prizes and bragging rights in a district sports league highlighting young talent.Hosted by the Department of Sport, the initiative, titled the THA District Games, will be played in two age groups Under-14 and Under-18 in the disciplines of cricket, football and netball.

Aimed at increasing... Read more

Tobago’s YMCA Aqua Warriors placed second overall behind winners Tidal Wave Aquatics Swim Club Trinidad at the second annual Blink/bmobile swim classics at the Kendal Aquatic Facility in Bell Garden last Sunday.The team amassed a total of 762 points to Tidal Wave’s 886 at the event, which was hosted by the Tobago Youth Development Centre.

Warriors’ contingent comprised of two... Read more

T&T’s track and field stars have settled down in London, ahead of the start of today’s IAAF World Championships, which runs until August 13.The local athletes were totally consumed in preparations over the past few days under the watchful eyes of the technical staff, including manager Dexter Voisin, at the Brunel University and now at the Games Village anticipating their... Read more

Greece-based Krystle Esdelle led three players in double-figure scoring as T&T’s “Calypso Spikers” brushed aside host Jamaica in straight sets to lift a record sixth straight and seventh overall title when the 16th Senior Caribbean Zonal Volleyball Association (CAZOVA) Championship, the 2018 FIVB Women’s World Championship Second Round qualifier ended in Kingston, Jamaica, on Monda.Billed as being their biggest challenge... Read more

Seb Lear steered England’s Esher Rugby Club to the men’s Championship Division title, while Ciara Malone did the same for the United States’ Apotella Angels in the women’s division, as the Tobago International Rugby 7s tournament climaxed at the Black Rock Recreation Ground, Courland, last weekend.

Lear, who earned “Most Valuable Player” honours, was instrumental throughout in guiding the unbeaten... Read more

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