Sports

Lyons adds second CCCAN gold medal

Cadell Lyons im­proved gold medal tal­ly to two at the Cen­tral Amer­i­can and Caribbean Am­a­teur Swim­ming Con­fed­er­a­tion (CC­CAN) Cham­pi­onship at the Na­tion­al Aquat­ic Cen­tre, Wildey, St Michael, Bar­ba­dos, on Sun­day night.

Com­pet­ing in the 18 and Over Boys' 50m but­ter­fly, the 26-year-old Lyons touched the wall in 24.69 sec­onds to beat Pana­ma's Fran­co Reyes (24.83 sec­onds), and fel­low T&T swim­mer, Jeron Thomp­son (25.01) to sec­ond and third re­spec­tive­ly.

Robert Farrier has resigned as Cycling president

Robert Farrier has resigned as president of the T&T Cycling Federation. In a letter obtained by CNC3 Sports, Farrier said he resigned the post with immediate effect, citing "the level of volunteerism needed to lead, drive and propel the TTCF, and the sport further can no longer be sustained due to my other commitments."

Below is a copy of Farrier's resignation letter.

Suffering Windies cricket and T&T football fans

I have had some won­der­ful Sat­ur­days but my good­ness, Sat­ur­day, June 24th was def­i­nite­ly a day to for­get.

It start­ed well enough, as I went to the beach in the com­pa­ny of my beau­ti­ful grand­daugh­ter, who made me do any­thing she want­ed; and be­fore that, I had looked at In­dia strug­gle against Afghanistan.

Then I saw the West In­dies grab the ear­ly ini­tia­tive against the Ki­wis in a must-win en­counter for the Caribbean side.

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