Overseas-based University of T&T and national women's team volleyballers, Sinead Jack, left, Channon Thompson and Krystle Esdelle.

European-based T&T senior professional volleyball quartet, Krystle Esdelle, Channon Thompson, Sinead Jack and Marc-Anthony Honore will be the marquee players when the Flow-sponsored T&T Volleyball Federation Premier League serves off next week.

National boxer Aaron Hassette, left, battles Kermin Jiminez Pichardo of Dominican Republic during the Tuesday Night Boxing at the Castle series at the residence of former West Indies batsman Brian Lara at Lady Chancellor Hill in Port-of-Spain, on January 19. Hassette and three other T&T boxers will spar against international boxers in Cuba in the coming weeks. PHOTO: ANTHONY HARRIS

Four of T&T’s national boxers including welterweight Aaron Prince will leave this country on Monday for Cuba where they will spar against quality opposition in preparation for the first Rio 2016 Olympic Games qualifier in Argentina from March 8-20.

Indian cricketer Vinoo Mankad ran out Australia's Bill Brown at the non-striker's end and gave his name to cricket's most controversial dismissal ©Getty Images

My insidethegames colleague Nick Butler is a decent sort, but he had me squirming this week with his column on cheating and the form of cricketing dismissal known as the “Mankad”.

TT Pro League CEO Dexter Skeene

Teams seeking entry into the T&T Pro League must show that they are able to stand on their own financially or else it will not be considered. 

IAAF President Sebastian Coe is angry after Nestlé terminated its sponsorship of the Kids' Athletics programme ©IAAF

International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe tonight claimed he is “angered and dismayed” by multinational food company Nestlé’s decision to withdraw its sponsorship of the governing body’s Kids Athletics programme in the wake of the current doping crisis engulfing the sport.

Trinidad and Tobago’s 2016 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying competition kicks off today with the “Women Warriors” taking on Central American rivals Guatemala this evening at the BBVA Stadium in Houston, Texas, at 9pm (T&T time).