WICUA Biennial Convention to be hosted in T&T

Guyana Chronicle article.

GEORGETOWN, GUYANA - The West Indies Cricket Umpires' Association (WICUA) 6th Biennial Convention will be held in Trinidad and Tobago during the week of June 28 - July 6, 2013.

It is to be attended by Umpires from the ten-member territories comprising of Barbados, Canada, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Guyana, Jamaica, Leeward Islands, Trinidad & Tobago, United States and Windward Islands.

The WICUA will be using this convention to celebrate its 50th anniversary. Established in June 1962, the association is bonded by the theme ‘Celebrating Milestones - Achieving Success’.

The convention will start with an Inter-faith Church service on Sunday June 30, followed by Flag Raising and Opening Ceremony on Monday July 1. 

A General Council meeting and the Business session will see discussions on a wide range of issues on Cricket and Cricket Umpiring as it impacts the West Indies and the World. A basic ingredient of the convention is a cricket match to be played between the host country umpires and the rest.

The Convention culminates with the President's Banquet and Awards Function on Friday, July 5.

First Published In The Guyana Chronicle.

Wed, 06/26/2013 - 04:19