Guyana Cricket



Georgetown, Guyana

Tel: 011 59222 54813
Fax: 011 59222 54814

President: Ramsey Ali
Secretary: Anand Sanasie
Administrator: Savitri Persaud


The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) controls cricket in Guyana. 



West Indies batting star Shivnarine Chanderpaul is now the Number One batsman in the International Cricket Council Test Match Players Rankings.

The 33-year-old left-hander has displaced Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara as leading batsman in the latest rankings, which were release on Monday. Chanderpaul now has 890 points compared to Sangakkara’s 882 points.
This is Chanderpaul’s first time at the top...

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- West Indies batting stalwart Shivnarine Chanderpaul is one of four players nominated for the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy when the International Cricket Council (ICC) holds its fifth annual awards ceremony on Wednesday night in Dubai. The prestigious award goes to the Cricketer of the Year.

The sensational left-hander, who had an amazing year with the bat, has also been nominated for...

DUBAI -- Shivnarine Chanderpaul is on top of the world following his capture of the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy on Wednesday night. The amazing West Indies batsman won the award for being voted Cricketer of the Year at the annual awards ceremony of the International Cricket Council (ICC) held in Dubai.

“The Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy … wow! I feel really great! This is amazing!...

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- West Indies batsman Shiv Chanderpaul won the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers award on Wednesday night as he was voted Cricketer of the Year at the International Cricket Council’s award ceremony in Dubai.

During the voting period, Chanderpaul played eight Test matches – scoring 819 runs at an average of 91.00, including three centuries and six half-centuries. He is...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) – Guyana’s government has hailed Shivnarine Chanderpaul as a regional icon and says he also serves as the ideal role model for all young people in the country.

Speaking after the 34-year old captured the International Cricket Council’s Cricketer of the Year award this week, Youth and Sports Minister Frank Anthony said the left-hander had been outstanding...

COOLIDGE, Antigua (CMC) – West Indies medium pacer Darren Sammy and Guyanese batsman Travis Dowlin have been included in the Stanford Superstars line-up for next month’s lucrative Stanford Super Series.

The duo will replace injured all-rounder Dwayne Bravo and exciting West Indies opener Xavier Marshall who has been excluded. No reason has been given for the 22-year-old’s omission.


ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- SHIVNARINE CHANDERPAUL, the first West Indies player to be named Cricketer of The Year by the International Cricket Council (ICC), will be fittingly recognised by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) during the up-coming Test Series against England.
This decision was taken at a meeting of the WICB in Barbados on Monday (September 22nd).
The meeting adopted...

CANTERBURY, England – Shivnarine Chanderpaul's phenomenal run of
success continued Saturday when Durham beat Kent by innings and 71
runs to lift the English County Championship Division One title for
the first time.

The left-handed Chanderpaul, who was recently voted the ICC
Cricketer-of-the-Year and also ranked No. 1 in the ICC Test batting
rankings, scored just 20 in the...

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Batting stars Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Ramnaresh Sarwan have been named in Guyana’s training squad for the regional limited overs championship.

Former Guyana Under-15 player Ravi Sarwan, the younger brother of Ramnaresh Sarwan, and Guyana Under-19 wicket-keeper Anthony Bramble.

The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) selectors picked 22 players – for training....

ST.JOHN'S, Antigua -- West Indies batting star Shivnarine Chanderpual has reclaimed his Number 1 position at the top of batting charts on the official International Cricket Council’s (ICC) Test Player Rankings.

The rankings released by the ICC on Tuesday show Chanderpaul at a career-high 890 points – ahead of Kumar Sangakarra of Sri Lanka on 886 at Number 2 and Australia’s Michael...