New Zealand U19, Windies A tour to Bangladesh cancelled

New Zealand have called off their Under-19 tour to Bangladesh with mutual agreement between the boards, who believe an age-group team travelling to Bangladesh post the Christchurch shooting which the visitors’ cricketers escaped marginally would be insensitive and inappropriate. The five-match youth one-day tour was that was scheduled to begin on April 16, was called…

Ricky Skerritt appointed CWI president

Ricky Skerritt, the former Windies team manager, has been appointed president of Cricket West Indies, it was announced on Sunday (March 24). Skerritt acquired the required number of votes at the Annual General Meeting and beat Dave Cameron 8-4 to secure the win. Kishore Shallow also won his contest by the same margin to beat…