JOB TITLE: Technical Director, Jamaica Cricket Association
Help to coordinate Cricket participation programs throughout Jamaica.
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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...
KINGSTON, Jamaica – Tamar Lambert has been named as captain of Jamaica's team to defend their West Indies Cricket Board One-Day title. The experienced 27-year-old, who has played 19 limited-over matches for Jamaica, will lead an inexperience squad which includes West Indies Under-19 opening batsman Horace Miller, all-rounder Yanick Elliott, and leg spinner Gavin Wallace as newcomers.
KINGSTON, Jamaica -- Paul Campbell has been elected as the new President of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA). The business executive won the election on Thursday, defeating West Indies fast bowling legend Courtney Walsh by three votes at the JCA’s annual general meeting and election of officers.
Campbell, a longstanding Vice President of the JCA, got 50 votes to Walsh’s 47. He will...
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) at its meeting in Antigua last weekend, expressed its congratulations to the newly-elected President of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA), business executive Paul Campbell, while paying tribute to his predecessor, Jackie Hendricks, former Jamaica and West Indies wicketkeeper.
WICB President, Dr. Julian Hunte said Hendricks led the...
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...