BARBADOS CRICKET ASSOCIATION
St. Michael, Barbados
Secretary: Gregory Nicholls
CEO: Deighton Smith
The Barbados Cricket Association (BCA) controls cricket in Barbados.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad - An Under-19 blind cricket team from the London Community Cricket Association will be arriving in the Caribbean this weekend to face a West Indies blind cricket development side in a two-match series.
The teams will assemble in Barbados on Saturday and face each other on Sunday at the 3Ws Oval and next Tuesday at the Police Sports Club ground.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Trinidad and Tobago Under-17s successfully defended their Digicel Sir Garfield Sobers International Schools title on Tuesday, with a 21-run victory over the Lodge School.
Chasing a victory target of 169 runs from 37 overs, Lodge School were undermined by the probing leg-spin of 14-year-old Kissoondath Magram and were restricted to 147 for nine at the famous...
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Former West Indies wicket-keeper Courtney Browne has been appointed the new chairman of the Barbados selection panel.
The Barbados Cricket Association has announced that Browne, a former West Indies wicketkeeper/batsman, will replace former Barbados fast bowler Roddy Estwick in the position.
Browne will be joined on the panel by former national fast bowler Hendy...
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Barbados selectors have named 28 players for a training camp to prepare for the upcoming regional cricket season. The list includes several experienced players who have played at the international level.
The new names in the squad are: Carlos Brathwaite, a tall allrounder capable of powerful strokeplay; Kirk Gibson an attacking left-hander and outstanding fielder; lively fast bowler Corey...
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- Effective January 1st, 2009, West Indies cricketers can be tested for drugs in and out of competition.
The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) in an official release on Tuesday explained that the measure is in keeping with the codes of the World Anti-Doping Authority (WADA), to which the International Cricket Council (ICC) is a signatory.
The WICB pointed out that all member...
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- As we prepare to host the 2008 One-Day Regional Tournament in Guyana, we cannot help but hope that the tournament will be the beginning of a new focus on raising the bar in West Indies Cricket.
The results of the One-Dayers in recent years have been mixed; we have had some good performances but we have also witnessed scores and performances that are well below the first class...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Results from the Thursday matches in the first round of the West Indies Cricket Board’s One-Day Tournament being played in Guyana:
At the Everest Cricket Club
LEEWARDS ISLANDS 367 for 4 off 50 overs (Austin Richards 141, Omari Banks 75 not out, Runako Morton 72, Tonito Willett 23, Kieran Powell 22; Karun Jethi 2-50, Javier Baidwan 2-62) CANADA 183 for 7 off 50...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Austin Richards of Leeward Islands and Romel Currency of Combined Campuses and Colleges hit superb centuries on the opening day of the West Indies Cricket Board’s One-Day Tournament in Guyana.
Richards made 141 as the Leewards defeated Canada by 184 runs at Everest Sports Club, while Currency made 102 not out but the students lost to Guyana by four wickets at Providence on...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Scorecard of the Barbados versus Jamaica game.
Barbados vs Jamaica
D. Richards c Ingram b Richardson 27
*J. Haynes c Elliott b Ingram 30
R. Hinds c Miller b Santokie 56
J. Carter c Lambert b Ingram 34
D. Smith not out 64
A. Holder b Ingram 2
K. Williams not out 13
Extras (b4, lb8, w10, nb1) 23...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Leeward Islands won the toss and chose to bat against Trinidad and Tobago at Bourda in the second round match of the West Indies Cricket Board One-Day Tournament on Friday. Due to rain the start by an hour and the match reduced to 45 overs-a-side. Leewards win their opening match on Thursday, while Trinidad and Tobago are having their first match.
LEEWARD ISLANDS: Runako...