Author: Sheldon Waithe

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Out of this world: the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup | The game

The Caribbean has a long history of hosting the best cricket teams in the world for a chance to claim sporting supremacy. But, writes Sheldon Waithe, the Men’s T20 World Cup this June — co-hosted with the United States — is a very different ball game

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People, Sports

Common celebration of sport | Sports buzz

Rising athletic stars from across the region will test their mettle against the best in the world at the Commonwealth Youth Games this August. Sheldon Waithe takes us inside Trinbago 2023

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People, Sports, Trinidad and Tobago

Nicholas Paul: the red, white & black Flash | Snapshot

Sheldon Waithe profiles cycling sensation (and world record holder) Nicholas Paul as he mounts an international comeback from devastating injuries

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Immerse, Sports

Twenty20 vision: CPL cricket turns 10 | The game

As the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) turns 10, Sheldon Waithe looks at the monumental success of “the biggest party in sport”

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Embark, Sports

Pride of the Caribbean

Sheldon Waithe on how Caribbean athletes’ success at the Olympics fuels regional pride

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Engage, People, Sports, Grenada, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago

Olympic dreams | Snapshot

The Caribbean’s established athletes will bear the task of bringing joy to the region — and the next generation have also been waiting for a year to make their own statement. Sheldon Waithe profiles four talented, eager, first-time Olympians seeking to be “Faster, Higher, Stronger” on the biggest stage of all

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Engage, People, Sports, St. Lucia

Levern Spencer: higher and higher | Snapshot

For years, the title of St Lucia’s most medalled athlete has been held by high jumper Levern Spencer, who first made her mark at the age of fourteen, over two decades ago. Her career is a textbook example of the value of persistence, writes Sheldon Waithe — and her biggest goal, an Olympic medal, still lies ahead

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Embark, Festivals and Events

Need to know | Event calendar (Jul/Aug 2020)

Essential info to help you make the most of July and August — even in the middle of a pandemic

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