Guyana’s First Test Centurion

Author: Winston McGowan Date published: 31-Dec-2000 Source: Guyana Chronicle FIFTY-two years ago an unprecedented event occurred in the history of Guyanese cricket. Guyana’s star batsman and most highly acclaimed cricketer, Robert Julian Christiani, became the first Guyanese to score a century in a Test match. He achieved this distinction on November 12, 1948, at the…

Is West Demerara Cricket Association alive?

For the past three to four years cricket in the West Demerara area has been a stand still. One tournament a year, a T20 competition and that is it, they are no other competitions held. When I look in the newspaper and read about other areas playing cricket in all formats, 40 overs, 50 overs,…