Samuel Badree Adds Master’s Degree To His Portfolio
West Indies leg-spinner Samuel Badree graduated last week with an Executive Master’s in Sport Management from the University of Trinidad and Tobago. Badree now joins another active player, Chadwick Walton, who last October, earned a Sports Science and Marketing Master’s degree, jointly run by Canada’s University of New Brunswick... Read more
Guyana Jaguars Start With A Win, Other Matches In End Draw
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Another destructive spell from Veerasammy Permaul propelled three-time reigning champions Guyana Jaguars to the only victory in the Digicel 4-Day Championship on Sunday. Permaul grabbed 4-55 from 34.5 overs, ending with match figures of 10-84, making him a shoo-in for the Player-of-the-Match award, as the... Read more
Stick To The Plan To Reap Success Says Ambris
FLORENCE HALL, Jamaica – Sunil Ambris urged his Windies “A” teammates to stick to the plan when they face Sri Lanka “A” in the second “Test”, starting tomorrow at the Trelawny Multiplex here. Ambris hit his fourth first-class hundred of 106 to anchor Windies “A” to 364 for eight... Read more
Windies Women Victorious Over Sri Lanka
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua– Player of the Match Hayley Matthews helped the Windies Women to 2 valuable points in a six-wicket victory over Sri Lanka Women in the 1st ODI in Trinidad. The three-match ODI series is part of the ICC Women’s Championships, used as qualification for the 2021 World... Read more
Kieron Pollard To Lead Bloem City Blazers In South Africa
Kieron Pollard, the West Indies all-rounder, has been named as captain of the Bloem City Blazers for the inaugural T20 Global League starting in South Africa in November. The explosive player has had several involvements in leaderships roles, and has previously captained the Mumbai Indians (IPL) and recently the... Read more
Sri Lanka Qualify For World Cup After Windies Lost To England
Sri Lanka have qualified for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 after the Windies lost the first ODI against England at Old Trafford on Tuesday. With 30 September 2017 set as the cut-off date for automatic qualification for the ICC’s pinnacle 50-over tournament, the Windies (78 points) now cannot... Read more
Shamarh Brooks To Lead Windies “A” Against Sri Lanka “A”
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – The Selection Panel of Cricket West Indies announced on Tuesday a 13-member West Indies “A” squad for the first two “Tests” of their home series against Sri Lanka “A” next month. Only two members of the squad – vice-captain Vishal Singh and left-arm fast bowler... Read more
Preity Zinta Acquires Ownership Of Stellenbosch Kings In T20 Global League
Cape Town – Following the recent announcement of the new T20 Global League, Stellenbosch franchise owner, Preity Zinta, today revealed the team’s new name and logo at a luncheon in the heart of the Cape Winelands, at the prestigious Val de Vie Estate. Well-known Bollywood actress and Indian Premier... Read more
Faf Du Plessis To Lead Proteas In All Three Formats
The Board of Directors of Cricket South Africa (CSA) today approved the recommendation of the National Selection Panel to appoint Faf du Plessis as captain of the Standard Bank ODI squad with immediate effect. He takes the place of AB de Villiers who had resigned as the captain. Du... Read more
Warriors Did Not Play To The True Potential: Krishna Arjune
By Ravi Madholall in Toronto Former Guyana opening batsman Krishna Arjune firmly believes that Guyana Amazon Warriors did not play to their true potential at the Eliminator stage after they were beaten by six wickets to Trinibago Knight Riders (TKR) Thursday evening at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy Stadium,... Read more