Second season of Global T20 league to start on July 25

Toronto Nationals will clash against defending champions Vancouver Knights in the opening game of the second season of Global T20 League. The tournament will comprise a total of 22 matches, including the three Playoffs games and the final which will be played on 11th August. In the inaugural season of the tournament, there was no shortage…

OP-ED: GCB questions selection policy of CWI selection panel

The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) on Friday issued a statement, questioning the selection policy of Cricket West Indies (CWI), highlighting specifically the 13-man squad selected for the first Test against England, starting January 23 in Barbados. The squad has one Guyanese, Shimron Hetmyer. Below is the full statement issued by the Board. Once again, the Guyana…

LEGEND SHIV TO WORK WITH GUYANA JAGUARS

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Legendary former West Indies batsman, Shiv Chanderpaul, has been appointed interim assistant coach of Guyana Jaguars. The 44-year-old fills the breach created by the secondment of head coach Esuan Crandon to the West Indies coach staff. Rayon Griffith, the former Guyana fast bowler, will replace Crandon with Chanderpaul taking the vacant spot.…

Young Warriors’ victory inspired by Shimron Hetmyer

BCB/Ivan Madre 100-ball – says Captain Suresh Dhanai By Brandon Corlette It was an inspirational victory by the Young Warriors team Saturday last when they humbled Rose Hall Town Gizmos and Gadgets by seven wickets. At the post-match presentation, Young Warriors Captain Suresh Dhanai explained how important the victory against Rose Hall Town was. Dhanai…

JAGUARS, HURRICANES START WITH WINS

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Four-time defending champions Guyana Jaguars defied half-centuries from former WINDIES Under-19 star, Alick Athanaze and opener Tarryck Gabriel to open the West Indies Championship season with a comfortable 125-run victory over Windward Islands Volcanoes on Sunday. Veteran left-arm spinner Veerasammy Permaul was the pick of the Jaguars bowlers, as they overcame…

MAROONERS CROWNED SUPER50 CHAMPIONS

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Combined Campuses & Colleges Marooners are the new champions of the West Indies Super50 Cup. A whirlwind half-century from opener Kyle Corbin to follow a stifling bowling performance propelled the Barbados-based composite side to a six-wicket victory over Guyana Jaguars in the Grand Final on Sunday at Kensington Oval here. View full…

Essequibo crowned Jaguars League 50-Over Champions

Despite losing their final match against a spirited West Berbice side by 115 runs, Essequibo’s near-perfect run this tournament has seen the men from the Cinderella County being crowned champs of the 50-Over League. The new champions celebrate their victory Their final match, in which Essequibo faced West Berbice, took place at Bush Lot. Essequibo…

GUYANA CLAIM FIFTH STRAIGHT TITLE

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent – Guyana followed up tidy bowling, led by Kevelon Anderson, with solid batting to earn a seven-wicket victory over hosts Windward Islands today and capture the WINDIES Under-19 One-day title for the fifth straight year.   The Guyanese finished with 27.8 points, finishing 5.5 points ahead of Trinidad & Tobago, whose chances hit…

WINDIES B squad for Summerfest in Canada

JOHN’S, Antigua – The Selection Panel of Cricket West Indies has announced a 14-member WINDIES “B” squad for the Cricket Canada Summerfest from Wednesday, August 29 to September 7. The team will play a series to include four T20s (including a warm-up) along with two 50-overs matches. A WINDIES B Team was in Canada a few…

T&T lift three-day title after brushing aside Jamaica

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent, CMC – Trinidad and Tobago lifted the three-day title of the Regional Under-19 Championship when they trounced Jamaica by 10 wickets on the final day of the third and last round here Monday. Set a paltry 58 for victory after dismissing Jamaica for 267 in their second innings, T&T were propelled over…