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Young Warriors CC to contest Speaker’s National T20 Cup

Young Warriors CC to contest Speaker’s National T20 Cup

The East Canje-based Young Warriors Cricket Club (YWCC), the home of West Indies young batting sensation Shimron Hetmyer, is set to participate in the inaugural Speaker’s National T20 Cup. This tournament, organised by the Everest Cricket Club (ECC) in collaboration with the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB), is set to bowl off on April 3. The...

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Dr Leslie Ramsammy installed as Patron of Albion CCCC

Dr Leslie Ramsammy installed as Patron of Albion CCCC

— Hetmyer to play for Albion in Speaker’s T20— Permaul’s Trading, K.P Jagdeo General Contractors sponsor Albion for Speaker’s T20 CupBy Brandon Corlette It was one of the most significant days in the history of the Albion Community Centre Cricket Club (ACCC) when Dr Leslie Ramsammy, Advisor to the Ministry of Health, was installed as...

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Nissanka’s century on debut puts Sri Lanka in driver’s seat

Nissanka’s century on debut puts Sri Lanka in driver’s seat

Courtesy of a century on debut from Pathum Nissanka (103) and an entertaining 96 from Niroshan Dickwella, Sri Lanka were bowled out for an impressive 476 in their second innings, setting the West Indies a target of 375 to win. By stumps the West Indies were in trouble but far from out of the contest...

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England schedule for Caribbean tour from January 2022

England schedule for Caribbean tour from January 2022

Cricket West Indies (CWI) and the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today announced the scheduled match dates for England’s next tour of the Caribbean in 2022. It represents an expanded schedule to the original International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Future Tours Programme (FTP). The January 2022 Tour will now feature five T20 Internationals (T20Is) –...

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Keemo Paul joins Everest Cricket Club

Keemo Paul joins Everest Cricket Club

V-Net Communications Brand Ambassador and West Indies all-rounder, Keemo Paul, has made a move to the Everest Cricket Club (ECC) and will be suiting up for the Camp Road unit in the upcoming Speaker’s T20 Club Championship. The official announcement was made Tuesday at the club in the presence of V-Net Communications Chief Executive Officer,...

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Sri Lanka fightback on attritional day 3

Sri Lanka fightback on attritional day 3

Oshada Fernando and Lahiru Thirimanne stitched a record 162-run stand for the second wicket after the hosts were bowled out for 271 in the first innings Three wickets in the final session of the day – including a pivotal Kyle Mayers double-strike – ensured that the first Test remained finely poised going into the fourth...

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Cornwall, Da Silva stretch West Indies’ lead to 99 after Lakmal 5-fer

Cornwall, Da Silva stretch West Indies’ lead to 99 after Lakmal 5-fer

Until Rahkeem Cornwall joined Joshua Da Silva at the crease, Sri Lanka were in the game, with serious hopes of restricting West Indies to a lead of less than fifty. Suranga Lakmal had already claimed a five-wicket haul, all the specialist batsmen had been dismissed, and the second new ball was around the corner, with...

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Rose Hall Canje clinical, Port Mourant trounce Rose Hall Town

Rose Hall Canje clinical, Port Mourant trounce Rose Hall Town

BCB/Kevin Sinclair U-17 countywide tournament…By Brandon Corlette Rose Hall Canje continued to announce themselves impressively in Berbice cricket, registering back-to- back wins in the Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) Kevin Sinclair Under-17 tournament.Port Mourant also defeated rivals Rose Hall Town on Saturday. Rose Hall Town v Port Mourant In the match reduced to 47 overs and...

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Baldeo’s century, Hicks’ heroics seal victory for RHT Tigers

Baldeo’s century, Hicks’ heroics seal victory for RHT Tigers

BCB/Premium Asphalt/T&R Construction T20…Story and photos by Brandon Corlette It was some clean ball striking from Balchand Baldeo and Delbert Hicks as the Rose Hall Town (RHT) Tigers won their first Second-Division title. Playing at Area H Ground against Chesney on Sunday, it was the Tigers who clinched the Berbice Cricket Board (BCB) Premium Asphalt...

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Holder’s five-for gives West Indies control

Holder’s five-for gives West Indies control

Kemar Roach chips in with three as Sri Lanka collapse around Lahiru Thirimanne’s battling 70 Kemar Roach and Jason Holder combined for eight wickets between them as Sri Lanka were bowled out for 169 on the opening day of the first Test in Antigua. Lahiru Thirimanne top scored for the visitors with a hard-fought 70...