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Gros Islet, St Lucia – The Board of Directors of the West Indies Cricket Board met in St Lucia over the weekend and took a number of decisions pertaining to functioning of West Indies cricket. Following are highlights of some of the decisions taken and reports presented.
St John’s, Antigua –The West Indies Cricket Board has offered contracts to 26 players for the year October 2011 – September 2012.
All players have signed their contracts.
Shivnarine Chanderpaul is returned as the only player with a Grade A contract as was the case in the previous contract year (October 2010 – September 2011).
Fidel Edwards, Ravi Rampaul and Marlon Samuels have...
St John’s Antigua – The West Indies A Team will kick into action once again as the ‘next-in-line’ players will contest two Digicel ‘Test’ matches against Bangladesh A as part of a seven match tour of the Caribbean by the Asian side.
The two units of reserve players will lock horns in Antigua, St Lucia and St Vincent starting on November 5th and running until Nov 27th.
The First Digicel ‘...
St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board has established an independent professional central Medical Committee and Local Medical Panels throughout the region.
The central Medical Committee consists of:
Dr. Akshai Mansingh – Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Rene Best – Rehabilitation Coordinator
Dr. Anyl Gopeesingh – Sports Medicine Specialist
CJ Clark – Senior Team...
Georgetown, Guyana – Skeldon Cricket Club in Guyana is enjoying a bumper cash bonanza from the West Indies Cricket Board Super Club Assistance Programme.
The club is currently at the top of the money chart having pocketed GY$480,000 (US$2400) as a result of victories by the Jamaican team in addition to sixes hit and ‘bowled’ wickets by the Jamaican players.
Next on the list is McGill Cricket Club...
St John’s, Antigua — The West Indies Cricket Board is currently advertising for three positions.
The three positions are:
1. Corporate Secretary – based in Antigua
2. Manager – Cricket Development – based in Antigua
3. Head Coach – Sagicor High Performance Centre – based in Barbados
Current Corporate Secretary Mr. Stephen Camacho’s comes to an end this year.
Mr. Anthony Howard...
St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board has launched an Event Management Internship Programme. The internship programme is aimed at building the event management capacity in the Caribbean by facilitating active partnership between the Event Management Unit of the WICB and West Indies cricket host venues (the various countries where international and regional cricket are hosted).
St John’s, Antigua – All rounder Dwayne Bravo has been appointed Captain of a powerful West Indies A Team to face Bangladesh A in the First Digicel Test.
The 12 man squad includes seven players with international experience. The squad also includes five players from the Sagicor High Performance Centre.
West Indies A squad for First Digicel ‘Test’
St John’s, Antigua – Trinidadian umpire Joel Wilson has been appointed by the International Cricket Council to the Emirates International Umpires Panel.
He joins fellow Trinidadian Peter Nero who was first appointed to the International Panel in 2010. Umpires on the International Panel stand in One Day Internationals around the world and are just below the ICC Elite Panel.
The only West Indian on the...
St John’s, Antigua – Trinidad and Tobago off spinner Sunil Narine has received a maiden call up to the West Indies A Team for the First Digicel ‘Test’ against Bangladesh A in Antigua.
The 23 year old who has been added to the previously announced 12 man squad, has appeared in only two First Class matches for T&T but has been impressive in the shorter...