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Tag Archives: cricket

  1. GUYANA AMAZON WARRIORS ANNOUNCE 2021 RETENTIONS

    The Guyana Amazon Warriors have announced their retentions for the 2021 Hero Caribbean Premier League which gets underway in St Kitts & Nevis on 28 August. The Amazon Warriors have retained 11 of the players who guided them to the semi-finals of the 2020 event. Nicholas Pooran made the only century of last year’s tournament […]

    May 11, 2021CricketNo comments
  2. TRINBAGO KNIGHT RIDERS ANNOUNCE 2021 RETENTIONS

    The Trinbago Knight Riders have announced the players they are retaining ahead of the 2021 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) which gets underway in St Kitts & Nevis on 28 August. The Knight Riders have held on to 13 of the players who saw them complete a perfect season in 2020, winning all 12 of […]

    May 11, 2021CricketNo comments
  3. (Letter To The Editor) 1st National Hero of Independent Barbados, Sir Frank Worrell

    Sir Frank Worrell has fulfilled the necessary requirements for hero status, and throughout his life represented Barbados “when this fair land was young and sowed the seed from which our pride is sprung. A pride that makes no wanton boast of what it has withstood, that binds our hearts from coast to coast, the pride […]

    May 8, 2021Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  4. The Barbados Lottery Supporting Healthcare, Youth and Education

    The Barbados Cancer Society and Under-15 cricket sensations – twins, Daniel and Darius Joseph are among the latest recipients of thoughtful gifts from IGT Global Services Limited (IGT), manager and operator of The Barbados Lottery, through a recent donation of PPE equipment, sanitization products and $1,000 in gift vouchers, respectively. The PPE contributions were part […]

    May 5, 2021Breaking News, Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  5. CRICKET FIRST SPORT TO ANNOUNCE QUALIFIERS FOR COMMONWEALTH GAMES

    Australia, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa and a country from the West Indies join England in qualifying for Birmingham 2022; Qualifier to determine final participant Cricket is the first discipline to announce qualifying teams for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games as the sport makes a landmark re-entry to the prestigious multi-sport event scheduled from […]

    April 30, 2021CricketNo comments
  6. Call for Sir Frank Worrell statue to be raised in Heroes’ Square; by Dr Victor Eastmond

    With the recent location of the Lord Nelson statue to the museum, there is now a need for us to look to the future. Barbados has an illustrious history that boasts of our 96% education achievement along with our prowess in sports, especially cricket. I would like to recommend a replacement who fits the bill […]

    March 13, 2021Breaking News, Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  7. CARICOM CONGRATULATES WEST INDIES ON TEST SERIES WIN AGAINST BANGLADESH

    Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Dr Keith Rowley, Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, has extended congratulations to the West Indies cricket team on their test series victory against Bangladesh. Prime Minister Rowley praised the discipline, determination and grit of the Caribbean players, under the captaincy of Kraigg Brathwaite, to secure two consecutive wins […]

    February 18, 2021CricketNo comments
  8. Former ECB Chairman, Colin Graves CBE, joins Oakwell Sports Advisory

    Oakwell Sports Advisory (“Oakwell“), a specialist corporate finance advisory service solving commercial challenges in sport, announces Colin Graves, CBE, has joined its Advisory Board with immediate effect. The appointment reflects Oakwell’s sustained growth in 2020, its continued recruitment across the business – including Andrew Croker as Advisory Board Chairman in July 2020 – and its […]

    January 14, 2021CricketNo comments
  9. Sterling and Stewart shine at UWI’s Vice-Chancellor’s Sportswoman and Sportsman of the Year Awards 2020

    The strategic decision by The University of the West Indies (The UWI) to establish a Faculty of Sport is bearing fruit. The University’s decision, led by Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Hilary Beckles, to bring sport into the Triple A paradigm of its 2017-2022 strategic plan, has brought the rich in talent youth of the region to […]

    November 12, 2020AthleticsNo comments
  10. Hero CPL, Sunset + Vine and SportsMax deliver world-class broadcast

    The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) was broadcast around the world thanks to TV production company Sunset+Vine and SportsMax Productions who provided the state-of-the-art equipment that was used for the telecast. With months of planning and many late changes, adjustments and restrictions to both crew and equipment logistics due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Sunset […]

    October 11, 2020CricketNo comments
  11. Windwards intermediate Vs Wanderers Cricket Club in eagerly awaited face off

    Windward’s intermediate team hosted long time rivals Wanderers Cricket Club on Saturday September 5th under sunny skies. Losing the toss, Sean Thornton and the Lucas Street lads were put into field first, and were quick to claim the first wicket when Ronnico Ross was run out on the fifth ball of a tight opening over […]

    September 10, 2020CricketNo comments
  12. 2020 HERO CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE – MATCH REPORT 29

    The Trinbago Knight Riders once again showed that they are a formidable squad, not just an XI, as even with four changes, Sunil Narine still rested and Colin Munro injured, they put together a superbly planned and executed performance to bowl out the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots inside 19 overs and chase their modest […]

    September 7, 2020CricketNo comments
  13. Spin and chaos reign as Amazon Warriors make history

    Guyana Amazon Warriors overcame losing 10/62 in 81 balls and a vintage onslaught from Andre Russell to record the lowest successful defence in Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) history in an astonishing game against the Jamaica Tallawahs. After a Powerplay charge the Amazon Warriors lost 10/62 as Mujeeb-ur-Rahman and Sandeep Lamichhane ran riot. But last […]

    August 26, 2020CricketNo comments
  14. DIGICEL AND CPL BRING 2020 CRICKET INTO HOMES

    The biggest party in sport is back, and now fans can enjoy the experience from the comfort of their homes in a whole new way. Digicel and Hero Caribbean Premier League have committed to bringing the ultimate CPL experience to persons at home or on-the-go. With the Covid-19 pandemic altering the way things are done, […]

    August 22, 2020CricketNo comments
  15. Windward Cricket Wins over the Weekend

    Windward’s cricket teams started the season off in fine form when both the Intermediate and Second Division sides claimed victories on Saturday. Hosting the Spartan Club at Lucas Street, the Intermediate side loss the toss and were put into bat first on a day where the heat index reached 42 degrees Celsius. Opening the batting […]

    August 20, 2020CricketNo comments
  16. FUN88 JOINS HANDS WITH CPL T20: Partnership will drive deeper engagement among cricket fans around planet

    For a sports-starved world, the latest edition of Hero Caribbean League will serve as a global festival witnessing cricketers from several nations competing in a landmark cricket championship. Adding more flavour to this season, Fun88, a leading online gaming operator, is proud to be the official partner of Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL). The strategic […]

    August 6, 2020CricketNo comments
  17. CONDOLENCE BOOKS FOR SIR EVERTON

    Members of the public are invited to sign condolence books for the late cricketing icon, Sir Everton DeCourcey Weekes, at two viewings next week. Persons may pay their respects on Tuesday, July 28, at the Empire Club, Pavilion Road, Bank Road, St. Michael, and on Wednesday, July 29, at Legends Cricket Club, Fontabelle, St. Michael, […]

    July 27, 2020Cricket, Featured1 comment
  18. Changes to Committee at Windward AGM: END OF AN ERA

    As Windward Cricket Club, which will celebrate its Centennial next year, heads into challenging times in the immediate future, its long term focus must be on continuing to grow the junior program, encouraging new members to join, and nurture the desire of its members to participate in all the clubs activities. He along with Malcolm […]

    July 15, 2020CricketNo comments
  19. ‘TRIBUTE ON THE PASSING OF SIR EVERTON WEEKES’ By The Rt. Hon. Dr. Denzil Douglas

    My heart is heavy and spirit dampened after learning of the passing of Sir Everton Weekes . He lived an highly regaled, cricket record making life filled with dignity, regional honor and global sports impact. On behalf of the members and leadership of the St. Kitts Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP), I express heartfelt condolences and […]

    July 8, 2020CricketNo comments
  20. Sir Everton was the last remaining member of the world-famous Three Ws

    Today, I join Barbadians, West Indians and the rest of the cricketing world in saying farewell to a legend of the game, Sir Everton DeCourcy Weekes, just four and a half years shy of what would have been his final century in life. Sir Everton, the last remaining member of the world-famous Three Ws, now […]

    July 2, 2020Cricket, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. Daren Sammy to Captain St. Lucia Zouks in 2020

    Daren Sammy will return as captain of the St. Lucia Zouks for the 2020 season. Sammy has just finished a coaching stint in Pakistan and he will be back in his playing shirt this season. He will be captaining his home franchise once again! He has been part of the St. Lucia Zouks franchise since […]

    April 24, 2020CricketNo comments
  22. UPDATE WITH REGARD TO THE HERO CPL T20

    In light of recent media reports and as the effects of the COVID-19 virus impacts people around the world there has been some understandable speculation with regard to the upcoming Caribbean Premier League (CPL) season which is scheduled to take place from 19 August to 26 September 2020. CPL has been in constant communication with […]

    March 24, 2020CricketNo comments
  23. Windward Cricket Club are Zone B winners for 2019

    The Windward Cricket Club Intermediate side travelled to Black Rock, St. Michael this weekend, to play the final day of their match against the Psychiatric Hospital. Needing 179 runs to take first innings points, they fell short by 23 runs making just 156/6, and putting the Black Rock team back in to add to their […]

    November 19, 2019Cricket, FeaturedNo comments
  24. HISTORIC CRICKET MATCH AT KENSINGTON OVAL

    CAVEAT This may sound like a commercial, but since no gate fee is listed, technically this is not a commercial (so I was told)… SHAMELESS PLUG Come Saturday 2nd November, Kensington Oval will be the venue for a historic cricket match. It is expected that the members of the various congregations will come out in […]

    October 30, 2019CricketNo comments
  25. INTERMEDIATE SIDE WIN AGAINST ALEXANDRA

    Windward’s Intermediate team wrapped up their match against The Alexandra School on Saturday. Continuing from last weeks 128/3, the St. Peter team put on a gallant effort and made 209 all out to add to their first innings score of 158, with WCC bowlers Shae Branch claiming 3 wickets for 31 runs, Sean Thornton 3 […]

    October 30, 2019Cricket, FeaturedNo comments