October 22, 2021

WICB responds to former president’s call for forensic audit

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From Caribbean News Now ST JOHN’S, Antigua — In a letter dated September 21, 2016, West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) chief executive officer, Michael Moorhead, has responded to statements by former WICB president (2005–2007), Ken Gordon, published on ESPN Cricinfo and in Britain’s Daily Express newspaper that included a call for a forensic audit. Moorhead […]

CPL: Darren Sammy threatened with Mankading

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CARIBBEAN cricket was nearly struck by another Mankading controversy on Friday, with Darren Sammy given a stern warning to stay in his crease by Alzarri Joseph. Sammy had a stadium officially named after him on Friday in Saint Lucia (AEST), but Joseph was not in the mood to help him celebrate. Bowling the final over […]

Is it cricket or is it the Caribbean? Sammy vs WICB

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By Wilson Jn. Baptiste From St Lucia News Online West-Indies-cricket-1The current controversy between the West Indies Cricket Board and the West Indies players, headed by their T-20 captain, Darren Sammy, may very well be the tip of the iceberg of a deeper wound being suffered by grass roots Caribbean people. Whereas the West Indies players […]

GET REAL: Genius strike by Sammy

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By ADRIAN GREEN From Nation News Barbados West Indies T20 captain Darren Sammy did not speak very loudly with his bat in the recently concluded tournament. But he played a master shot during the interview that followed the finals. It was a stroke of political genius. In the wake of victory, Sammy hit the West Indies […]

World T20 2014 West Indies: Dream team tailor-made for T20s

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By R Vishal from Cricket Country The packed Colombo crowd was silenced by flamboyance and the indomitable self-belief that had once epitomised the men from the Caribbean Isles with the ‘Gagnam Style’ played in the blaring speakers all night long. It wouldn’t have been an exaggeration to suggest that the Calypso era was in reincarnation […]