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.