A goal on either side of half time from Surinamese international Dimitrie Apai helped Directv W/Connections lift a record eighth First Citizen's Cup title at the Ato Boldon Stadium on Friday night.
Apai also picked up the finals’ MVP and Best Forward honours as Connections ran off 3-1 winners over holders the TT Defence Force as Ruskin Mark explains.
It's a battle royale in the final of the First Citizen's Cup Series where the defending champs the Defence Force will face seven times former champs W/Connections for all the marbles.
Connections turned back Club Sando 2-0 to reach their tenth final in the competition while the Tetron boys had to dig deep to overcome plucky Pt. Fortin Civic as Ruskin Mark explains.
There was action around the country on Saturday in the Secondary Schools Football League.
Trinity East had earlier climbed to sixth on the table after turning back St. Augustine as Ruskin Mark explains.
Leaders Presentation College of San Fernando will look to consolidate their position at the top but have a tough nut to crack in holders Shiva Boys at the Mannie Ramjohn Stadium on Saturday, in the featured match of the round in the Secondary Schools Football League.
But the surging St. Mary's College will tackle fellow northerners in Trinity College, Moka seeking another three points to follow up on their success at QRC in midweek.
Here's Ruskin Mark with more on that outing.
This country's women volleyballers are ready to create history and qualify for the World Cup, which will be a first for any English speaking Caribbean nation.
Kent Fuentes has more.
No change at the top of the Secondary Schools Football League after Presentation College scored a narrow 2-1 win over Queen's Royal College.
But Naparima College stayed in touch with their neighbours with a 2-0 blanking of Signal Hill over in Tobago.
But defending champs Shiva Boys dropped more points and further loosened their grip on the title when they surrendered a two-goal cushion away to St. Anthony's and left West Moorings with just a point as Ruskin Mark explains.
In the Secondary Schools Football League, Shiva Boys look to return to their winning ways when they face a tough and much improved Fatima outfit at their home ground on Mucurapo Road on Saturday.
The Secondary School’s Football League will kick off on Friday at the Ato Boldon Stadium with a double header and this year there has been some improvements to the league on and off the field.
Kent Fuentes has the details.
Trailblazers must be thinking they had been disadvantaged when they lost to Defence Force in game one of their big four, best of three semi finals on Sunday.
Fabrice Fisher was fouled out in the first half after getting hit with a technical foul.
Ian Wason was at the game.