November 22, 2019

Whither, West Indies cricket?

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BY ALBERT BALDEO From Caribbean Life “WICB needs to take responsibility for the fall for WI cricket.”-Ramnaresh Sarwan, former WI captain “The West Indies Cricket Board is the most unprofessional in the world…Cameron is ‘immature’, ‘arrogant’ and ‘not having West Indies cricket at heart’…a dictator… I think we had enough as players.”— Dwayne Bravo “When […]

‘Caribbean cricket hijacked by small clique’

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By Nagraj Gollapudi From ESPN Au Cricket in the Caribbean has been “hijacked by a small clique” of people. That is the assertion of Dr Keith Rowley, the Prime Minister of Trinidad & Tobago, who is part of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) that has been highly critical of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB). The […]

Cricket: WICB – Cameron to run unopposed

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From Cricket365 West Indies Cricket Board president Dave Cameron will run for re-election to the post unopposed it was announced earlier this week. The vice president Emmanuel Nanthan will likewise run unopposed for re-election to the vice-presidency of the WICB. The WICB made the announcement in a release on their website which also gave the […]

WICB appoints chief operating officer

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ST JOHN’S, Antigua — The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has made another strategic appointment to its executive team. This time it is the appointment of Verlyn Faustin as chief operating officer (COO) Faustin, who is the current corporate secretary, will be responsible for the day to day operations of the business, ensuring the organisation […]

West Indies Cricket Board appoints new CEO

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By WICB PRESS RELEASE – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has appointed Johnny Grave as its new Chief Executive Officer, following a rigorous recruitment process led by PricewaterhouseCoopers, Barbados. Johnny joins the organisation with a wealth of experience from both the Professional Cricketers’ Association (PCA) in the UK, where he has been the Commercial […]

WICB says Antigua now permanent home for regional cricket

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From Jamaica Gleaner West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) president Whycliffe “Dave” Cameron says Antigua and Barbuda will be the permanent home of cricket in the Caribbean. West Indies cricket teams, at all levels, will meet there for training ahead of competitions. The WICB says that this makes sense since the body is already headquartered on […]

WICB rejects call for forensic audit

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From Caribbean News Now ST JOHN’S, Antigua — The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) said it has taken note of the repeated “calls to conduct a forensic audit of the Board in order to save West Indies cricket from absolute and total downfall” made by former officials of the WICB. This call for a forensic […]

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 […]

International cricket changes on top of WICB agenda

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From Caribbean News Now ST JOHN’S, Antigua — Cricket and its place in the Summer Olympic Games, Test Cricket for four days, Two-tier system for Test playing nations and Women’s Cricket in the 2022 Commonwealth Games are just some of the topics to be discussed at the next meeting of the board of directors of […]

Cricket: WICB chief executive officer to quit in October

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From Guyana Chronicle WEST Indies Cricket Board’s chief executive Michael Muirhead will step down from his position after a four-year stint in the role.Muirhead’s contract was up for renewal on October 14, but he has opted to quit the WICB. Muirhead, who had replaced Ernest Hilaire, the WICB CEO in 2012, said he had helped […]