T&T athletes sprinter Kyle Greaux, left, parathlete Nyocshia Cain and sprinter Emmanuel Callender at the TTOC’s press conference yesterday at Olympic House, Abercromby Street, Port-of-Spain. Photo: Anthony Harris

When T&T’s team touch down in Brazil for next month’s Olympic Games, the delegation will be the largest ever from this country, to participate at the biggest sporting event in the world.

Read more: Team TTO set for Rio medal quest

The Olympic Games in Rio is the first to be held in South America. Brazil and Rio de Janiero are home to a diverse population. It is claimed that Rio 2016 will be a catalyst for change in Rio leaving a positive legacy not only in sport, but also for society, the economy, urban infrastructure and the environment.

Read more: No hiding place for Rio Olympics

Daneil Williams and Simon Blake won a “Golden Set” 15-7 over Nicaraguans Ruben Mora and Danny Lopez as T&T men’s beach volleyball team kept alive their dream of an Olympic Games appearance with a 3-2 round-of-16 win when the double-elimination 12-team NORCECA Continental Cup Finals served off yesterday.

Read more: Williams, Blake guide beach vballers to quarters

The Olympiakos striker has made a number of appearances for Mexico

Emergency calls made by Alan Pulido reveal he escaped from his captors himself after overpowering one and calling police.

Read more: Mexico Footballer Beat His Captor Unconscious

The Olympic Games in Rio is the first to be held in South America. Brazil and Rio de Janiero are home to a diverse population. It is claimed that Rio 2016 will be a catalyst for change in Rio leaving a positive legacy not only in sport, but also for society, the economy, urban infrastructure and the environment.

Read more: No hiding place for Rio Olympics

England head coach Eddie Jones has taken a swipe at the post 2003 era in the country, saying the squad took "short cuts" and "had it too easy".

Read more: Jones slates post 2003 England

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