GUYANA CRICKET BOARD (GCB)
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Secretary: Anand Sanasie
Administrator: Savitri Persaud
The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) controls cricket in Guyana.
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...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- West Indies batsman Leon Johnson was in good form as he prepared for the upcoming tour of Abu Dhabi. The 21-year-old left-hander made an unbeaten 42 and also took two wickets as Georgetown Cricket Club beat the Guyana Defense Force by nine wickets in the Twenty20 Division One competition Friday.
Johnson is part of the West Indies team which leaves the Caribbean on Saturday to...
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 for the Leeward Islands versus Canada game in the WICB Regional One Day Tournament.
Leeward Islands vs Canada
(at Everest Cricket Club)
A Richards b Jethi 141
K Powell c Samad b Baidwan 22
*R Morton st Mulla b Jethi 72
O Banks not out 75
T Willett b Baidwan 23
W Cornwall not out 19
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Scorecard of the Guyana versus Combined Campuses and Colleges game.
Guyana vs Combined Campuses and Colleges
(at the National Stadium, Providence)
R. Currency not out 102
R. Chattergoon b Permaul 36
*S. Jackson c Barnwell b Crandon 0
F. Reifer c wk Christian b Permaul 0
K. Wilkinson c Chandrika b Deonarine 76
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...
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- West Indies batting star Shivnarine Chanderpaul hit a courageous, unbeaten century against Pakistan in the second One-Day International of the Fortune Cup Series at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
The knock was however not enough to lead the West Indies to victory as they fell 24 runs short – making 208 all out in 48.5 overs after Pakistan made 232...